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The Seahawks are making sure the breakout play of 2012 isn't going anywhere

Originally Published: December 27, 2013
By Eddie Matz | ESPN The Magazine

THE STORY OF the 2012 NFL season was young QBs Russell Wilson, Colin Kaepernick and Robert Griffin III running the read-option straight to stardom. This year, however, Kaepernick has taken a step back, and RG3 will finish his disastrous season riding the pine. So the read-option is on its way out, right?

Don't bet on it. Yes, efficiency on read-option rushes has dropped from 6.2 yards per carry in 2012 to 4.9 ypc this season, and it's true that Griffin and Kaepernick ...

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