Found September 23, 2013 on NESN.com:
Robert Griffin III hasn’t looked quite like himself on the whole this season, but he has shown flashes of the 2012 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year. On Sunday, Griffin had one of those moments early in the fourth quarter of a tie game, juking and jiving his way through the Lions’ defense and up 21 yards for his longest run of the season. The run would have put the Redskins in prime position for the go-ahead score at the Detroit 29-yard line in what was then a 17-17 game, but a not-so-surehanded Griffin fumbled the ball as he dove to the ground and the Lions recovered. Griffin, who was giving himself up on the play with the forward dive, was upset about the costly fumble, which helped the Lions re-take the lead. His frustration was just, but where he directed it may have been a bit off target. “Yeah, it’s the rule,” Griffin said, via the Washington Post. “And it’s a stupid rule. You’d think if you declare yourself down that you’d be down. I mean, I wasn’t falling. I was trying to get...
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