The Quarterback Minion is a playable character in Minion Rush. He costs 550 tokens, and came with the 2014 spring update.
The Quarterback Minion is currently the second minion related to sports, with the first being the Golfer Minion, and the third being the Boxer Minion.
The Quarterback Minion is currently the only American football-related minion.
This is one of three costumes that increase the frequency that a particular power-up appears, the others being the Maid Minion, which increases the chances of getting a Freeze Ray, and the Mariachi Minion, which increases the chances of getting a Banana Splitter.
The Quarterback Minion is a useful costume for passing stages in the Jelly Lab, because Mega Minion helps raise the Despicable Multiplier, it provides numerous opportunities for smashes, and of course is useful for levels that require finding the Mega Minion multiple times.