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Mr. Scot

Griffin vs Newton

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Ya know, Cam Newton jumped off the Empire State Building this one time and he only sprained his ankle.

He has the strength of a herd of bears with the speed of a Cheetah, the stamina of an African wild dog and the mind of a damned scientist.

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and Cam will be what Vince Young and Mcnabb were suppose to be.. but better

Newton's a better passer than either one.

Have said it before, but will say again. As far as QB prototypes, Newton bears far more similarity to Brett Favre or John Elway (big, athletic, not super accurate but near-perfect in spots and generally accurate enough to get the job done) than he does Vick, Young or McNabb.

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It's a different kind of athlete. . .but there's not a good record of track-profile athletes in the NFL. Cam, however, is what you would find in most coaches wet dreams if they were looking for the perfect quarterback.

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I see Griffin in the mold of Cunningham....who in my mind is the original "Vick". Cunningham did have prototypical height too.

Griffin threw for over 4K yards and over 70% completion rate and was an accomplished passer.. Vick never sniffed those numbers.

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rg3 is a great athlete who also plays football pretty well.

cam is a great football player who is abnormally athletic.

subtle differences.

both will be revolutionizing the position to an extent, but it was cam who set the bar and it will be cam to whom rg3 is always compared...just like any young QB who happens to be solid at both passing and running the ball.

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rg3 is a great athlete who also plays football pretty well.

cam is a great football player who is abnormally athletic.

subtle differences.

both will be revolutionizing the position to an extent, but it was cam who set the bar and it will be cam to whom rg3 is always compared...just like any young QB who happens to be solid at both passing and running the ball.

So subtle that a lot of people don't seem to get them, sadly.

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Why is that sad?

I think it's silly to say Griffin is a good athlete who plays football well. What does that really mean?

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Newton's a better passer than either one.

No he's not Mr. Scot. Having a slighly stronger arm does not make you a better passer. GR3's accuracy is off the charts plus he has a rocket of an arm as well. I would put RG3's skills against Cam's anyday. The only thing Cam has over Griffin is size and strength. but its not like Giffin is a pipsqueak.

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cam to whom rg3 is always compared...just like any young QB who happens to be solid at both passing and running the ball.

No RG3 will be compared to Luck while Cam will be compared to Andy Dalton.

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No he's not Mr. Scot. Having a slighly stronger arm does not make you a better passer. GR3's accuracy is off the charts plus he has a rocket of an arm as well. I would put RG3's skills against Cam's anyday. The only thing Cam has over Griffin is size and strength. but its not like Giffin is a pipsqueak.

BlackPanther's post was compared Newton to Vince Young and Donovan McNabb, not Griffin.

As far as Griffin's passing skills, he hasn't thrown a pass in the pros yet, so for good or bad, we're all going off college and projecting.

Even phenomenal college numbers don't always translate to NFL success. Just ask Colt Brennan, Timmy Chang or Tim Couch.

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No he's not Mr. Scot. Having a slighly stronger arm does not make you a better passer. GR3's accuracy is off the charts plus he has a rocket of an arm as well. I would put RG3's skills against Cam's anyday.

Every QB looks great when he's throwing against the Big XII...

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I also like how shanahan wants RG3 to be in the mold of elway and not vick.

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