It will be interesting to see how Marcus Mariota’s career goes. He is a first-read QB coming out of college. In the NFL, you have to be able to get to your 2nd and 3rd reads real quick. Here’s hoping he has more success than his predecessor’s Johnny Manziel and Robert Griffin III. Good to know though that he has his priorities straight.
Via CNS News
It was no surprise to college football fans that Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota won the coveted 2014 Heisman Trophy as the outstanding player of the year.
But given the controversy sometimes associated with the sport, it’s refreshing to know that Mariota’s character and faith run as deep as his talent on the gridiron.
Mariota, who graduated from the University of Oregon earlier this month with a science degree, said that his Christian faith affects his efforts on the football field in his interview with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), an organization he became involved with in high school.
“Being a football player, faith plays a huge role,” Mariota told FCA Magazine in an article published prior to his senior year.
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