Originally written on thepigskinreport.com  |  Last updated 11/19/14
The 2012 NFL season has given fans three great rookies to watch. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers feature RB Doug Martin. The Indianapolis Colts drafted QB Andrew Luck while the Washington Redskins moved up in the NFL Draft in order to select QB Robert Griffin III. At this point in the season, is Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III considered the front runner for the Rookie of the Year award? He certainly didn’t hurt his chances on Thanksgiving Day against the Dallas Cowboys completing 20 of 28 for 311 yards and four touchdown passes. Griffin has tossed four touchdown passes in each of the last two weeks. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers might have secured the steal of the first round of the NFL Draft this season. Tampa moved back into the bottom of the first round in order to select Boise State running back Doug Martin. First-year head coach Greg Schiano immediately compared Martin to a former Rutgers player, Ray Rice. Martin got off to a slow start this season, but has caught fire in recent...
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