Before Ryan assumes draft's throne, recall sinking Couch

As BC's Matt Ryan seems to have been anointed this draft's top QB, he should heed the tale of Tim Couch, Pat Forde writes.

Originally Published: April 24, 2008
By Pat Forde | ESPN.com

This is for Matt Ryan.

You're a fine football player, but you don't need me to tell you that. The rest of the world is shouting it in unison. You did all kinds of remarkable things at Boston College. You've dazzled pro scouts ever since.

Everyone is predicting greatness for you in the National Football League, starting Saturday, when you will hear your name called as the first quarterback taken in the draft. You hardly can find a soul who isn't sold on your future ...

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