Seth Wickersham looks at risk-taking from the QB position in the NFL. Plays like Tony Romo's late-game fumble against the Jets on Sunday can be costly, but a quarterback must take chances to succeed at the position.
Well before the NFL draft begins in New York, the battle over pro prospects has already been waged. Scouts, head coaches, GMs and owners all have conflicting agendas, and it's the players who get caught in the crossfire.
In the January 11, 2010 issue of ESPN The Magazine, Seth Wickersham looks at the factors associated with successful NFL head coaches and determines the next great one will be ... Marty Mornhinweg. No, really. Read it and you'll see.
If the NFL and its players can't agree on a new CBA, there will be no salary cap in 2010. And if someone is willing to fork over a ton of cash, there's an opportunity to buy a Lombardi Trophy out there.