Andrew Luck vs. Robert Griffin III: How Past No. 2 Picks Fared Against No. 1

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Andrew Luck vs. Robert Griffin III: How Past No. 2 Picks Fared Against No. 1
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With never-ending debates regarding which quarterback should be selected first—Andrew Luck or Robert Griffin III—history indicates whomever is taken second stands a decent chance to outshine his counterpart.

According to the Associated Press, the Indianapolis Colts are done contemplating the move.

They are taking Luck.

The Washington Redskins have also made it clear that Griffin will leave the board at No. 2. 

But does that mean Luck will have a better career than Griffin?

Nope. 

Here's a look at a dozen cases in which the second overall selection has outperformed the No. 1, or at the very least, played at a similarly high level. 

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