When all was said and done, Andrew Luck ended up as the No. 9 quarterback in ESPN standard fantasy scoring last season as a rookie for the Indianapolis Colts. Given how well he performed after getting thrown to the wolves, as it were, it might be a bit of a head-scratcher to see that he's not ranked among the top 10 fantasy quarterbacks for the 2013 season.
What exactly are we saying here about his 2012 season? Was he, pardon the pun, just lucky?
Not hardly, but when you're ranking starting quarterbacks, there's more than just optimism about a player's potential for growth to take into account.
Click here for the rest of AJ Mass' story about Luck's fantasy football prospects for the 2013 season.