Found January 02, 2013 on Speleb:

Washington Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III isn’t showing any nerves going into Sunday’s wildcard playoff game against the Seattle Seahawks. He’s so relaxed that he pranked Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan during a news conference. Griffin met with the media as usual and left the auditorium. Then he re-entered the room and took a seat with the reporters while Shanahan was at the podium.

 

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