Robert Griffin III debut

RG3 finally got his chance on Sunday in New Orleans. He led the Washington Redskins to an 8 point victory 40-32. RG3 had a great game, he went 6 of 6 with 36 yards in his first drive in the NFL, which led to a field-goal. RG3 connected with Pierre Garcon for an 88 yard touchdown, making it his first thrown touchdown in the NFL. He was 11 of 13 for 182 yards and two touchdowns with an additional 24 yards on the ground. Griffin finished the first half with a perfect QB rating, was the 35th time for that to happen but first for a rookie.

RG3 finished the game with a 73.1 passing percentage, going 19 of 26 with 320 yards and 2 TD’s. Robert Griffin III is the first player to debut with 300+ yards, 2 touchdowns and zero interceptions.