Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/10/14
When Robert Griffin III was hurt, the Washington D.C. fans held their breath. But when RGIII was knocked down he wanted to get back up. He did numerous times even when many experts including his father wanted him to watch how he was running. indeed, Mike Shanahan did the right thing taking him out when he wanted to continue fighting a losing battle to the Seahawks in that Wild card playoff game, but from that day, he's promised everyone he would return and start on opening day in September. Today, Griffin III was cleared by doctors to play this season and like we have seen for LeBron James (in both Cleveland and Miami) we are witnesses to the evolution of RGIII. He is the NFL most marketable and charasmatic rookie quarterback of 2012. He has a great running ability that would give Usain Bolt a run for his money if he was still on the track. He's got an awesome throwing arm. He's great in front of the camera for numerous commercials. He's married to a college sweetheart, and he's got...
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