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As NFL scouting combine looms, is Mariota or Winston the better prospect?
As NFL scouting combine looms, is Mariota or Winston the better prospect?

Among the enduring reminders from the latest Super Bowl: Scouting quarterbacks is an imperfect science. Seattle's Russell Wilson was a third-round pick, and Tom Brady lingered until the sixth round before the New England Patriots grabbed him with the 199th pick. Meanwhile, you could fill two wings of the Hall of Fame with first-round flops. And that brings us to this year's NFL scouting combine, the six-day annual event that begins Wednesday and features the most highly touted pro prospects. They will be put through the paces at Lucas Oil Stadium by scouts, coaches and executives from the 32 teams. Early projections — and they are fluid at this point — suggest...

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