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The Washington Redskins made their first postseason appearance since 2007 and won their first division title since 1999, as star quarterback and 2013 NFL Draft first-round pick Robert Griffin III (No. 2 overall out of Baylor) burst onto the scene in his rookie campaign—completing 258 of 393 passes (65.6 percent) for 3,200 yards with a 20:5 TD-to-INT rate in 15 games (all starts) and adding 815 rushing yards and seven scores on 120 carries (6.8 YPC). [RELATED: Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan Pulls Robert Griffin's Leg - GIF] Another reason for the Redskins’ impressive 2012 campaign was a sixth round running back out of Florida Atlantic by the name of Alfred Morris, who also burst onto the scene with 1,613 yards and 13 touchdowns on 335 carries (4.8 YPC) and helped the ‘Skins to boast the league’s top-ranked rushing attack. [RELATED: Ranking the Top 10 QBs in the NFL Today 25 and Under] Photo Credit: Redskins.com [RELATED: Highlighting the 10 Best Role Models in the NFL Today] If Was...
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