Found August 22, 2013 on Football Nation:
Robert Griffin III, Andrew Luck, Russell Wilson, and Colin Kaepernick are four young quarterbacks who took the NFL by storm last season.Griffin, Luck, and Wilson all won the starting job prior to Week 1 of their rookie season. Luck and Griffin were drafted No. 1 and No. 2 overall, respectively, in the 2012 NFL Draft. Meanwhile, Wilson was drafted in the 3rd round to compete with newly-acquired quarterback, Matt Flynn.Kaepernick was selected in the second round of the 2011 NFL Draft, where he backed up quarterback Alex Smith for a year and a half before taking over the starting job.All four of these quarterbacks took their respective teams to the playoffs last season. Griffin and Wilson faced off in the Wild Card Game, where Wilson took his team to the second round. Luck's Colts lost the AFC Wild Card game to the Baltimore Ravens while Kapernick took the 49ers all the way to the Super Bowl.These four quarterbacks will be the face of their respective franchises as well as the face...

Colin Kaepernick flattered by Jaw’s comments

On Wednesday,  ESPN’s Ron Jaworski stated that he believes Colin Kaepernick has a chance to be the best quarterback ever in the NFL. Kaepernick appreciates Jaw’s comment, but he knows he has plenty of work to do. “I’m working,” he responded, via “To me, it’s a great honor he said that. I’m very flattered by it. But at the same time, I haven’t played a...

5 Good Reasons The Indianapolis Colts Will Miss The Playoffs

Last season, the young but very talented Indianapolis Colts charged their way into the playoffs with an 11-5 record. Led by the backbone and grit of Andrew Luck, he is more prepared and ready to go in his sophomore year.  All of the questions we had about Andrew Luck in training camp last year were answered by now, and we can now expect the Stanford graduate to have more confidence...

RGIII fined $10,000 for T-shirt

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III has been fined $10,000 by the NFL for wearing unauthorized apparel, a T-shirt with ''Operation Patience'' on it. Griffin, recovering from a knee injury and yet to play in the preseason, wore the shirt on the field before Washington's exhibition game Monday night against Pittsburgh. NFL spokesman Randall Liu confirmed the...

Ron Jaworski: Colin Kaepernick could be one of the greatest quarterbacks ever

There are two things that I’m beginning to notice about ESPN NFL Analyst Ron Jaworksi. He likes to make very strong statements about quarterbacks in the NFL. (See: Joe Flacco has the strongest arm in the NFL)  He likes to make very strong statements about quarterbacks in the NFL that cause most to roll their eyes. (Also see: Joe Flacco has the strongest arm in the NFL) Jaworski’s...

Ron Jaworski concerned about RG3′s mechanics

ESPN’s Ron Jaworski was on Mike and Mike in the Morning and indicated that Robert Griffin III’s knee may have affected his mechanics in a negative way.  Jaws doesn’t believe Griffin looks like he throws the ball the way he did last season as a rookie. “I was watching him throw the football — there were a few clips — and I was concerned in the weight transfer,” he said...

Interesting RG3 t-shirts (Photos)

These are some very interesting looking t-shirts with Robert Griffin III’s face on them. These RGIII shirts just keep getting better! RT @Lana: seriously, no. — Bart Hubbuch (@HubbuchNYP) August 21, 2013 Please tell me Dan Snyder signed off on this: #redskins — Bart Hubbuch (@HubbuchNYP) August 21, 2013 Need NFL Tickets...

Russell Wilson or Colin Kaepernick? The ongoing debate

Which QB Will Be Remembered? “Heroes are remembered, but legends never die.” This is the classic quote from The Babe in the movie The Sandlot. It states that heroic acts can define a moment in time, but being a hero can define a person — making them legendary. The Seattle Seahawks‘ Russell Wilson and the 49ers’ Colin Kaepernick have fallen into one of the most unique situations...

RG3 practices with the first team, Aiming his return for week 1

The biggest news today in Washington D.C., is what happened on the field. Today RG3 moved a step closer toward a Week 1 return when he took full-speed, full-team snaps against the first-string defense for the first time since his knee surgery. ‘My eyes are set on Philly,” he said. – Robert Griffin III Griffin […]

Vikings' counter to read-option scheme begins with Niners

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- NFL teams use this week's third preseason game as the dry run for the regular season by simulating a regular work week as much as possible, adding in film study and game planning and then playing starters many times into the third quarter. The Minnesota Vikings have shaped its week, in preparation for Sunday's preseason game at San Francisco, the same...

NFC East: Breakdown and Predictions

Last season the Washington Redskins, behind the play of Robert Griffin III, captured the division with a week 17 win over the rival Dallas Cowboys.  The Redskins finished the regular season, 10-6. The remainder of the teams, within the division, missed the playoffs, and finished the season this way:  Cowboys (9-7), Giants (8-8), Eagles (4-12).  Here is my breakdown and predictions...

49ers add Seneca Wallace to compete in crowded QB backup contest

With a quarterback like Colin Kaepernick there are two things the San Francisco 49ers know for certain.  One they have a great chance of winning every time he is on the field, and two they better have a good back-up in the wings just in case. A good back-up is something the 49ers 
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