Smith has seen a vast improvement since then, leading the 49ers to the NFC Championship Game in 2012.He lost his job to breakout star Colin Kaepernick after suffering a concussion, then was traded to the Chiefs, where he has thrown for 13,566 yards, 76 touchdowns and 28 interceptions in four seasons. 24 overall by the Green Bay Packers College: California (5,469 yards, 43 TDs in two years) NFL: Considered a top QB in the 2005 draft, Rodgers plummeted down the board and was continually shown in the green room on television.He was 7-18 as a starter and out of the NFL after 2009. 22 overall by the Cleveland Browns College: Notre Dame (11,762 yards, 95 TDs) NFL: Quinn had No.1 overall pick written all over him, but his stock fell after Russell outperformed him and led LSU past Notre Dame in the Sugar Bowl.
Young didn't live up to his "dream team" statement there throwing four TDs to nine INTs in six games with the Birds.
When Houston's Matt Schaub went down in Week 11 of the 2011 season, Leinart got another shot.
In Week 12, he broke his collarbone and missed the rest of the season. 11 overall by the Denver Broncos College: Vanderbilt (8,697 yards, 59 TDs) NFL: Cutler has been known as a bit of a hothead throughout his career.
His lack of development and productivity contributed to Minnesota recruiting Brett Favre in 20.
He joined Seattle in 2011, went 7-7 in 14 starts and threw for 3,091 yards.