Found February 22, 2013 on Sportress of Blogitude:
If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a million times before: An expecting couple who root for rival NFL teams allow the outcome of a football game between their respective favorite squads determine what they will name their son. Actually, that has probably never occurred, which makes this story all the more compelling. Saying he’s a “Big enough to name my son after RGIII,” 27-year-old Emanuel Vega, a lifelong Washington Redskins fan despite living in Tucson, Ariz., put it all on the line when he and his girlfriend, die-hard Dallas Cowboys fan Marissa Pena, learned that she was pregnant. That’s when a high stakes version of “The Name Game” was put into motion. Longtime friends, the couple only had been dating for a short time, meaning the Thanksgiving Day showdown between the Redskins and Cowboys last November would be the first game the two would alternately enjoy or suffer through together. “I thought that was cool, our first official relationship game on Thanksgiving of all d...

Woman loses bet, will have to have name her son after Robert Griffin III

According to the Washington Post, Eammanuel Vega who’s a lifelong Redskins fan made a bet with his girlfriend Marissa Pena who’s a lifelong Cowboys fan that whoever won last year’s Thanksgiving game could decide what to name their son, since they were expecting their first child. “She didn’t really disagree with that at all, but she started saying she would name it Troy...

RG3 ahead of schedule in rehab?

According to the doctor who performed surgery on Robert Griffin III's knee, the quarterback is 'way ahead of schedule' with his rehab.

Video of Robert Griffin III rehabbing

Robert Griffin III on WhoSay Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III posted a video of himself rehabbing on WhoSay.  Check it out above. Earlier we reported that Dr. James Andrew told Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network that Griffin is currently ahead of schedule.     Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script...

Dr. James Andrews says Robert Griffin III is ahead of schedule

The Washington Redskins are apparently very confident that quarterback Robert Griffin III will be ready for the start of the 2013 regular season. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Dr. James Andrews told him that Griffin is ahead of schedule with his rehab. Spoke with Dr. James Andrews, who updated me on RGIII. Says he’s ahead of schedule, joked sometimes they need to...

Fantasy Football Player Profile – Robert Griffin III, QB

Robert Griffin III, QB, Washington Redskins Player Profile Height/Weight: 6-2/217 Birthdate: 2/12/1990 School: Baylor FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS Robert Griffin III enjoyed an enormous statistical rookie campaign despite pulling up like a lame duck with a right knee injury late in the season which turned him from an elite QB1 into a low-end QB2 over night. Scoring as the sixth best...

Redskins’ Robert Griffin III ‘way ahead of schedule’

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is “way ahead of schedule” in his recovery from surgery to repair a torn ACL and LCL, Dr. James Andrews, the surgeon that completed the procedure, told the NFL Network. "We have him well on his way," Andrews told the NFL Network. "His recovery is way ahead of schedule so far. We don't have to do much but...

RG3 Way Ahead of Schedule in Recovery

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport hears from Redskins team doctor Dr. James Andrews that quarterback Robert Griffin III is "way ahead of schedule" in his recovery from ACL surgery.Fantasy Spin:RG3's goal from the very beginning has been to start Week 1 and right now, there's no sign that he won't be able to do just that. If that's the case, Griffin III should...

Dr. James Andrews: RG3 Way ahead of Schedule after Surgery

  Dr. James Andrews is one of the most renowned surgeons in the sports world today. He currently serves as the Washington Redskins team doctor, a position spotlighted because of the ACL injury to the team’s star quarterback Robert Griffin III. After having surgery on the ACL, Griffin appears to be ahead of schedule in his rehab. At least, if you ask Dr. James Andrews.  “We’ve...

Top 20 quarterback prospects

The 2013 NFL draft class isn’t very deep with quarterbacks and doesn’t have a franchise quarterback such as a Cam Newton, Andrew Luck, or Robert Griffin III.  But I’m going to give you a list of the top 20 prospects in the 2013 draft at the position. 1. Tyler Wilson (top 10) Arkansas 2. Matt Barkley (mid 1st) USC 3. Geno Smith (mid 1st) West Virgina 4. Ryan Nassib (late...
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