Ryan McGee writes that when it comes to NFL-producing college programs, the Alabama Crimson Tide are at the top of the stack. It's no surprise given Nick Saban's knack for recruiting high-IQ playmakers and developing them via top-notch preparation.
When the Broncos won the Peyton Manning sweepstakes, they got more than a franchise quarterback -- they got a football junkie whose attention to detail is contagious. In ESPN The Magazine, Ryan McGee writes about Denver's new pursuit of perfection.
Before Denver, there was Durham. With the secret help of a trusted former coach, Peyton Manning rediscovered his throwing motion and confidence, writes Ryan McGee in ESPN The Magazine's NFL Draft issue.