Pro Football Weekly - Barkley not views as franchise player
With the college football season kicking off, it’s time to look at the top prospects for next year’s draft, beginning with the most important position in the game. The most highly recognized and widely discussed QB prospect in the nation is USC's Matt Barkley, whom many around the league expected to be the second quarterback drafted a year ago — ahead of Robert Griffin III — had he declared for the draft.
Sports on Earth - Replacing the irreplaceable
While the Indianapolis Colts and Washington Redskins hope to spend the next 10-plus seasons reveling in the relative stability associated with franchise quarterbacks, miles away in Palo Alto and Waco, the show must go on.
Steve Spurrier may be one of the most polarizing coaches in America but his ability to recruit, scheme and win against the elite competition in the SEC certainly also makes him one of the most intriguing.