Todd McShay's latest Nickel Package looks at the long odds Russell Wilson overcame to become an NFL starter and five other short quarterbacks who could be drafted in 2013.
If the odds are against Michigan State quarterback Kirk Cousins, he's likely to overcome them. It's been that way his whole life.
Will Harris provides his upset odds and picks for Week 8. Wisconsin faces Michigan State on the road and Stanford hosts a pesky Washington squad. Plus more of the top Week 8 games.
Numbers and conventional wisdom are often at odds but, this season, they mostly agree on QBs. Football Outsiders uses their advanced points over expected metric to determine the most valuable signal callers in college football.