Originally Posted by 76Texan
Bridgewater became the favorite of many (but not a vast majority) by default.
His name was never mentioned early on.
Posted 8/28/2013 NFL.com - Teddy Bridgewater tops top 16 QB's
3/3/2013 Bleacher report - TB #2 behind Manziel
8/11/2013 Pat Forde - Teddy is most pro-ready
7/17/2013 SB Nation - Bridgewater expected to be one of four (Manziel, Braxton, Murray) top contenders for O'Brien aware
Those are the top 4 google hits for "best college quarterback" from March 1st to September 30th, leaving out two other bleacher report articles (Bridge #8 because he was going to face a week schedule, and the other had him #3 behind Manzeil and Mariotta) and one that was "most intriguing".