Found November 28, 2012 on
Robert Griffin III
New England Patriots
San Francisco 49ers
Jim Harbaugh has found himself in the best, but possibly also the worst, situation for his team.
I mean, what coach doesn’t want the choice between two talented and more than capable quarterbacks? Nothing is worse than lacking a capable quarterback. So, having two who are must be a fantastic scenario. Only, some serious complications could rise from the fallen’s ashes.
Alex Smith led the 49ers to within minutes of a Super Bowl berth a season ago, and looked to have them on the brink of another deep playoff run this season. He’s been the most accurate quarterback in football this season, completing 70 percent of his passes and throwing 13 touchdowns to just five interceptions, which is a better rate than basically every other quarterback hold for Tom Brady (24 and three), Robert Griffin III (16 and four)and Ben Roethlisberger (17 and four).
So, Smith would be starting on let’s say roughly three quarters of the teams around the league right now. Yet, his own backup might have just sn...
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