Robert Griffin III Rookie Cards and Autograph Memorabilia Guide

Robert Griffin III

Date of Birth: 2/12/1990
Rookie Card Year: 2012
Investment Rating: 7.5


Overview

The moment he won the 2011 Heisman Trophy, Robert Griffin III cards and memorabilia had a long-term place in the hobby. However, most collectors are expecting a lot more from the dynamic quarterback as he easily became one of the poster boys of the 2012 NFL Draft Class.

Taken with the second pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, RG3 brings tremendous athleticism and a charismatic personality to the Washington Redskins. The combination of the team's passionate fan base, his college accolades and hobby prospectors have led to strong prices on all early Robert Griffin III cards.

Despite early injuries in his career, Griffin has shown he has what it takes to compete at this level and Redskins fans are anxious to get back to the teams winning ways.

Panini and Topps both used RG3 aggressively in the marketing of 2012 football products. Between the two companies, nearly 40 products contain an RG3 rookie card. Collectors have no shortage of options for Robert Griffin III rookie cards.

Top Robert Griffin III Rookie Cards

 2012 Panini National Treasures Robert Griffin III RC #302 Autographed Patch #/99

2012 National Treasures Robert Griffin III RC 212x300 Image

The cornerstone of an RG3 player collection, the National Treasure's vertical layout provides ample space for the card's design elements. This includes a clear player photo, over-sized two-color patch and on-card autograph. The card is serial numbered to 99.

2012 Panini Playbook Robert Griffin III RC #201 Autographed Patch Book Card #/149

2012 Playbook Robert Griffin III RC Image

A truly impressive piece of cardboard, the Playbook rookie features everything a collector could ask for in a high-end rookie card. Multiple player images and a large jersey swatch adorn the left side of the card while an on-card signature and additional jersey swatch grace the right side. The card is limited to just 149 total copies.

2012 Panini Prominence Rookie Jersey Prime Signature Robert Griffin III #226 Autograph #/70

2012 Prominence Robert Griffin III RC 215x300 Image

This is one of five, true rookie cards of RGIII within the Prominence set. This card features an over-sized, multi-color jersey patch and sticker autograph. All of the Prominence Rookie Cards are serial numbered to just 70 copies each. Other variations include, Helmet Patch, Team Patch and Letter Patch cards, each with a sticker autograph.

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Robert Griffin III Absolute Football War Room 2012 Auto Jersey Rookie Card 49
$46.00
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(23) 2012 Sp Authentic Robert Griffin III RG3 #10 Base Rc Lot
$57.99
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(7) Robert Griffin III Rookie Cards!!!
$9.99
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Robert Griffin III Rookie Card 2012 Topps Chrome #10 Graded PSA Mint 9
$20.00
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ROBERT GRIFFIN III - 2012 Topps Chrome Rookie Base #200 RC - Redskins
$6.95
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2012 Robert Griffin III SPx Shadow Slots RC #RG-4 Baylor - Redskins
$8.00
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ROBERT GRIFFIN III - 2012 Bowman Sterling Rookie Base #1 RC - Redskins
$6.95
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Robert Griffin III RG3 2012 Topps Platinum Gold Patch Jersey Auto Autograph 1 5
$699.99
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2012 Finest Jersey Auto Andrew Luck Robert Griffin III Trent Richardson BGS 9.5
$1,499.99
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Robert Griffin III RG3 2012 Topps Finest Magenta Printing Plate nonauto true 1 1
$169.99
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Robert Griffin III RG3 2012 Topps Chrome 1965 Tallboy Ref Refractor BGS 9.5
$89.99
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2013 UD Infinite Industry Summit Exclusive ROBERT GRIFFIN III BGS 9.5 127 150!
$175.00
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2013 TOPPS PRIME ROBERT GRIFFIN III GENO SMITH DUAL JERSEY CARD #ED 313 330
$12.99
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2013 Panini Prestige Robert Griffin III #194 Redskins PSA 10 GEM MINT Pop 1
$10.39
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ROBERT GRIFFIN III RG3 2013 TOPPS ARCHIVES $400 1988 MINI RETRO AUTO SSP 25 WOW
$99.99
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2012 TOPPS TRIPLE THREADS ROBERT GRIFFIN III AUTO RELIC # 25 #120
$199.99
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Rookie Cards

Robert Griffin III Rookie Cards

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Robert Griffin III Absolute Football War Room 2012 Auto Jersey Rookie Card 49
$46.00
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(23) 2012 Sp Authentic Robert Griffin III RG3 #10 Base Rc Lot
$57.99
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(7) Robert Griffin III Rookie Cards!!!
$9.99
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Robert Griffin III Rookie Card 2012 Topps Chrome #10 Graded PSA Mint 9
$20.00
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ROBERT GRIFFIN III - 2012 Topps Chrome Rookie Base #200 RC - Redskins
$6.95
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2012 Robert Griffin III SPx Shadow Slots RC #RG-4 Baylor - Redskins
$8.00
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ROBERT GRIFFIN III - 2012 Bowman Sterling Rookie Base #1 RC - Redskins
$6.95
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BGS 9.5 2012 TOPPS ANDREW LUCK 24 25 ROBERT GRIFFIN III RC PREMIERE DUAL AUTO 10
$1,199.99
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2012 Bowman Sterling Blue Auto Patch Robert Griffin III Redskins Rookie Card 99
$199.99
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2012 Panini Black Robert Griffin III Rookie Patch Auto 49
$74.99
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2012 Panini Black Robert Griffin III Rookie Patch Auto 349
$59.99
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2012 Contenders Robert Griffin III Rookie Autograph
$68.99
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2012 Panini Absolute Robert Griffin III Rookie "War Room" Patch Autograph 25
$72.15
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2012 Panini Absolute Robert Griffin III Rookie Patch Autograph 25
$72.15
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2012 UPPER DECK SPA ROBERT GRIFFIN III ROOKIE PATCH ON CARD AUTO 134 425
$32.00
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ROBERT GRIFFIN III 2012 PRESTIGE RC ROOKIE CARD #230 Washington Redskins
$9.99
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Autograph Guide

Robert Griffin III Autographed Memorabilia Buying Guide

Below you will find an example of what Robert Griffin III's authentic signature looks like. This can be used as a first point of reference for determining the legitimacy of autograph memorabilia, but is not a substitute for having your items authenticated by a well-respected professional autograph authentication company. Some of the trusted sources within the sports memorabilia market include the following companies: PSA, JSA, Steiner, Tristar and Mounted Memories. Click on any of the images below to view full size photos.

Robert Griffin III Cut Signature Exemplar

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Robert Griffin III Key Signature Attributes: An authentic Robert Griffin III signature autograph will exhibit several distinguishing characteristics. Regardless of  the type of item or when it was signed, look for the following signature features:

  1. The signature is relatively consistent in character make-up with a right leaning signature.
  2. The letter "R" consists of three lines,of the two parallel lines the one on the right forms what looks like a narrow capital letter "C"; instead of using the two parallel lines to connect them, a third line on about a 40 degree angle that extends past the letter to the left, is used.
  3. The next character resembles a narrow looped cursive "l" with an extending tail.
  4. The third character is the letter "f" which is discernible, it includes a ling horizontal line that flairs to the right with a smaller parallel line underneath it.
  5. The inscription "#10", his jersey number is often present.

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Robert Griffin III Signed & Framed The Show by Justyn Farano ROY insc. PSA DNA
$659.00
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BAYLOR ROBERT GRIFFIN III AUTHENTIC SIGNED FULL SIZE REP HELMET JSA
$449.99
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ROBERT GRIFFIN III RG3 AUTOGRAPH SIGNED REDSKINS FOOTBALL MINI HELMET JSA COA
$129.99
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Robert Griffin III Signed Redskings Logo Football Washington Redskins - PSA
$269.00
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Robert Griffin III Signed Wilson On Field Football Washington Redskins - PSA
$299.00
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ROBERT GRIFFIN III SIGNED BAYLOR FULL SIZE HELMET incr 1ST BAYLOR HEISMAN JSA
$359.95
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Robert Griffin III Signed Jersey - Custom Prostyle - JSA -Item #3020218
$315.27
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REDSKINS ROBERT GRIFFIN III AUTHENTIC SIGNED FULL SIZE REP HELMET PSA DNA
$399.99
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REDSKINS ROBERT GRIFFIN III SIGNED AUTHENTIC FULL SIZE HELMET AUTOGRAPH PSA DNA
$499.99
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Robert Griffin III Signed Autographed Washington Redskins FS Helmet JSA COA!
$99.99
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ROBERT GRIFFIN III BAYLOR BEARS SIGNED MINI HELMET W JSA COA & PROOF
$189.99
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ROBERT GRIFFIN III SIGNED WASHINGTON REDSKINS LOGO FOOTBALL TOUCHDOWN PYLON JSA
$129.99
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Andrew Luck Robert Griffin III RG3 Signed Autographed Football PSA DNA
$719.10
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Robert Griffin III Signed & Framed The Show by Justyn Farano PSA
$999.00
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Robert Griffin RG III Signed Auto Redskins Full Size Authentic Helmet Steiner
$359.99
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Robert Griffin III signed Autographed Washington Redskins 11x14 W Gai
$9.99
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Collecting Guides/Resources

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Ryan's collecting origins began with winter bike rides to the corner store, tossing a couple of quarters onto the counter and peddling home with a couple packs of O-Pee-Chee hockey in his pocket. Today, he continues to build sets, go after inserts with cool technologies, chase Montreal Expos and finish off his John Jaha master collection. Ryan can be found on Twitter @tradercracks and Google+.

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