The Washington Redskins‘ quarterback was in town for the event which rewarded him for the success he had as an athlete from 2008-11.
RG3 won the Heisman Trophy in his final year with the Bears after passing for 4,293 yards and 37 touchdowns, while rushing for 699 yards and 10 touchdowns.
He’s arguably the greatest ever player to pull on the green jersey and deserves the accolade:
— Robert Griffin III (@RGIII) August 31, 2014
And here’s the moment the statue was unveiled in front of Bears fans: