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Robert Griffin or as many call him RG3 is one of the more exciting prospects in the 2012 NFL draft.
A quarterback for Baylor and the 2011 Heisman Trophy winner his signature moment came on a long touchdown pass with only eight seconds left to beat Oklahoma. His numbers were impressive completing 72 percent of his passes for 3,998 yards with 36 touchdown passes and a nation-leading 192.3 efficiency rating.
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Now that he’s assured of going to the Redskins at No. 2 overall, Robert Griffin III has begun campaigning for his job.
Appearing on the Dan Patrick Show Tuesday, RGIII said he’d “love” to be the Skins’ starting quarterback when they take the field Week 1. Fairly harmless reply by the reigning Heisman-winner, who then got a bit bolder.
When asked if he expects to become...
Seriously, Subway, this is the best you could do to honor new spokesman Robert Griffin III? Our Daily Bears probably said it best this morning with "I don't want to live in this country anymore." I just know this is going to join Bucky Badger in my nightmare closet.
(via USA Today HT Our Daily Bears)
The 2012 NFL Draft kicks off Thursday night at Radio City Music Hall in New York City starting with the Indianapolis Colts' number one overall pick. The full schedule is as follows:
Round1: Thursday, April 26th, 8 ET, Televised on NFL Network and ESPN
Round 2-3 : Friday April 27th, 7 ET, NFL Network and ESPN
Round 4-7 : Saturday, April 28th, 12 ET, NFL Network and ESPN
Some of the top players in the upcoming 2012 NFL Draft are able to develop relationships with sponsors even before they’ve played a single down in the NFL. Some players opt to team up with the top apparel companies like Nike or Under Armour, while others sign deals with sports drinks or video game companies. The number 2 quarterback in the upcoming draft, Robert Griffin III (RG3...
How appropriate for a quarterback-driven league that the top two picks on Thursday night will be passers expected to turn around franchises.
Only one other quarterback is likely to go in the first round, when NFL teams will devour space-eating defensive linemen, pass rushers and wide receivers.
The league's offseason Super Bowl runs for three days at Radio City Music Hall....