We constantly hear that quarterback play is the biggest factor in the outcome of a game. However, this weekend showed that a team needs some defensive help to consistently win. The best example of this came in the game featuring the Washington Redskins and New York Giants.
Robert Griffin III had another spectacular game, but his defense was unable to keep Eli Manning from orchestrating a late-game touchdown drive.
However, there were still plenty of examples why strong quarterback play is so important. Look through the rest of the article to see which quarterbacks performed the best this past weekend.