Found December 27, 2012 on Sports-Glory:

Former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Drew Pearson, the original No. 88, wants the Cowboys to knock Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III around, even if it costs them a penalty. Peterson told KESN-FM: "We gave RGIII a lot of confidence playing against the Cowboys in our first game here in Cowboys Stadium so we need to take it to him. We need to let him know that it’s not going to be that easy or we’re not going to lay down for them and we’re not intimidated by him." "The way you do that is you go out on that field and you knock him around. Even if it costs you a 15-yard penalty, and I’m only saying this if it’s not a critical situation or anything. Sometimes you have to deliver that kind of blow and that kind of message to let him know it’s going to be like this all day and not a walk in the park. We need to establish this with RGIII and the Redskins as well.” The Cowboys will have to contain RG3 to have a chance to win the NFC East. Pearson said the Cowboys-Redskins both vying for a playoff berth is just like old times. "I’m so fired up. This is the way it used to be back in the day. Most of the time, we were playing for the NFC title. It never really came down to where we played a game like this where if you win your in." These guys have to Google this or go back in time to understand the importance of this rivalry… The reason it was so intense back in the day was because it was always us or the Redskins vying for that NFC East title.”


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