Robert Griffin III vs. Eli Manning: Looking Outside of the 2012 NFL Numbers

December 1, 2012   ·     ·   Jump to comments

There are times as a writer when you have to relax, take it easy and look for an interesting story readers will still read and enjoy. With that in mind, I present to you an entertaining look at RG3 versus Super Bowl MVP—a different look at Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III and New York Giants QB Eli Manning. 
Heisman Trophy 
RG3 won the Heisman in 2011-2012. Manning placed third in 2003-2004.
NFL Draft
Manning was the first-overall pick. RG3 was second. 
NFL Rookie Contract  
Manning singed a six-year, $54 million contract. RG3 inked a four-year, $21.1 million deal.
NFL Rookie Year
RG3 is re-writing the record books for NFL rookies. After his NFL debut, RG3 was named "NFC Offensive Player of the Week" as well as "NFL Rookie of the Week." He was the "NFL Rookie of the Month" for September 2012. He leads all QBs in rushing categories.  
Manning was n...

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