The St. Louis Rams are brushing aside comments questioning their style of play by Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III.
Griffin told reporters Wednesday the Rams were ''dirty'' and ''unprofessional'' during their 31-28 victory on Sunday. He claimed he was hit after plays and in other unnecessary ways during the game.
''I remember one play,'' the Washington Redskins quarterback said. ''After the play, the guy said: `We're going to hit you every play.'
''I said: `Isn't this football?' It's nothing that I'm not used to. It was extremely weird the way they went about it, though.''
Sunday's 31-28 loss was barely over when the Redskins starting talking about replacement officials who had lost control and Rams players who were engaged in too much rough stuff after the whistle.
The Rams denied breaking any rules - aside from what the officials flagged - and said Griffin simply experienced an aggressive NFL defense.
Griffin is going to handle the ball a lot this year - he already ...