Found November 16, 2012 on NESN.com:
It’s not easy for an NFL rookie to step right up and make an immediate impact, but this year’s rookie class is churning out incredible performances on a weekly basis and bagging some victories in the process. Quarterbacks Robert Griffin III, Russell Wilson and Andrew Luck have combined for 15 wins under center in their first year so far while running backs Trent Richardson and Doug Martin have combined for 1,427 rushing yards and 12 rushing TDs. Luck, who will visit New England this weekend for his first career matchup against Tom Brady and the Patriots, is fourth in the AFC with 2,631 passing yards. The Stanford alum has 15 touchdowns (five rushing) to go with four games of at least 300 passing yards. Luck was the No. 1 overall pick this past spring, plucked just ahead of Griffin, who was nabbed by the Redskins at No. 2 overall. RGIII has 14 TDs (six rushing) to go with 2,552 total yards in nine games, despite getting knocked out of a Week 5 loss to the Falcons. Wilson has turned s...
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