Mason Bird is a sports enthusiast who counts Robert Griffin III, LeBron James, and Peyton Manning among his favorite professional athletes. He also enjoys following the Washington Redskins and the Miami Heat, among others. In his own life, Mason Bird has enjoyed playing soccer.
Robert Griffin III is currently a quarterback for the Washington Redskins. Though only 24 years old, Griffin has already achieved many successes and earned many accolades throughout his football career. He played for Baylor University and played in 42 games with 40 starts. He was the first in the school’s history to win the 77th Heisman Memorial Trophy, and he also won the Davey O’Brien Award, the Walter Camp Award, and the Chic Harley Award.
Griffin’s professional career began when the Redskins drafted him in the first round of the NFL Draft in 2012. He started 15 regular season games in 2012 and helped the team gain its first division title since 1999. He has also broken most Redskin rookie passing records and every team record for rushing by a quarterback. In 2014, he entered the season having started 28 games and one postseason game in his previous NFL seasons. He also earned the AP Rookie of the Year honor, the first Redskin to do so.