"I’m fascinated by the underdog, exceptions to the rule, and ideas that run counter to convention. I believe there’s merit to the idea that once something in life becomes conventional, it’s no longer the safest path to success. So I think it’s only fitting that I make my Football Outsiders debut with a column devoted to a player Aaron Schatz labeled "The Asterisk," in FO's 2012 Lewin Career Forecast."
I'm sure they moved the thread because they didn't see any correlation, even though the article is in large part about Russell Wilson. Maybe could have included Wilson's name in the title to better identify with the topic.