Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/8/14
QUARTERBACK All eyes are on Robert Griffin III this upcoming season. With high expectations coming off a breakout season at Baylor and earning college football's top honor by winning the Heisman Trophy, RG3 has his work cut out for him. Expect Griffin to get the nod as the starting quarterback entering the 2012 season. Rex Grossman will most likely take the role as the backup, while Kirk Cousins will serve as the team's third-string quarterback. While Washington's quarterbacks have had a history of struggling in the second half of the season the past few years with veterans like Rex Grossman, Donovan McNabb, and Jason Campbell, Griffin should provide more and more fantasy production as the season goes on. The team has built a strong running presence the past few seasons that should help take pressure off Griffin and help open up play-action pass plays. His mobility should also be a huge plus as defenses will have to respect his ability to run while trying to chase him out of the po...
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