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Quarterbacks dominate top of draft

Poor QB play usually means a top-10 pick. Which is why the top of the draft will continue to be dominated by signal callers.

Updated: April 19, 2005, 1:01 PM ET
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

Since 1998, the NFL has been in an arms race. More quarterbacks from passing offenses are coming out of college. Passing stats are escalating, and completion percentages are increasing. Gone are the days of just getting by at quarterback.

"The two teams that have dominated in our league [the Eagles and the Patriots] have one constant about them and that is that they've got outstanding quarterbacks," Giants coach Tom Coughlin said.

Coughlin and general manager Ernie Accorsi have recognized ...

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