Found July 27, 2012 on Larry Brown Sports:
Robert Griffin III may be the Redskins’ franchise quarterback and a player they traded many draft picks to obtain, but he’s not above participating in some traditional rookie hazing. The former Heisman Trophy winner was filmed by CSN Washington carrying the helmets of his teammates after Redskins practice on Thursday. Some players around the league (and even his teammates) are trying to keep him humble despite all the hype. He seems to be handling it well. And by handling it well, I mean not pulling a Dez Bryant. Let’s see if he still has the same smile on his face when they give him the ol’ Friar Tuck hairdo. Helmet smack to D.C. Sports Bog

Video: New Adidas Robert Griffin III commercial

It looks like Adidas is hitting the airwaves hard with their new potential superstar Robert Griffin III. Not sure what to make of this commercial as I think it is a little creepy but I understood the concept. With Cam Newton and now Robert Griffin III, it seems rookie and sophomore players are gaining more and more commercial attention in the NFL. I actually agree with New York Giants...

RGIII: ‘Washington is just like Baylor’

This past week was the start of summer camp for the Washington Redskins and most of the NFL.  With the Redskins it has been all about Robert Griffin III and just how good that he is going to be in his rookie year. Teammates of RGIII have been quick to say just how mature he has been [...]

Washington Redskins: RG3's Modesty Is Refreshing

Robert Griffin III braved the media on Wednesday as the Washington Redskins opened training camp for the first time with the highly touted second round overall draft pick.  It was a situation where the heralded rookie could easily have taken the opportunity to shamelessly promote himself.  After all, that's exactly what the Redskins were doing with him.  Instead, he was...

RG3 carries helmets for Redskin veteran teammates (Video)

Washington Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III, a.k.a. RG3, carried the helmets of some of his veteran teammates after Thursday's practice. Just because Griffin is a former Heisman Trophy winner and a multi-millionaire doesn't mean he is exempt from rookie "hazing". However, this is a time-honored tradition, and RG3 was a good sport about it. ...

RG3 says Osi can call him what he wants

New York Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora said that Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III hasn’t proven anything in the NFL in order to have a nickname like RG3.  He said that he’ll refer to Griffin as Bob Griffin instead. On Wednesday Griffin told the media that Osi can call him what he wants. “That’s Osi for you. If he wants to call me Bob, that...

Robert Griffin III says Osi Umenyiora can call him Bob

Getty Images New York Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora said that Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III hasn’t proven anything in the NFL in order to have a nickname like RG3.  He said that he’ll refer to Griffin as Bob Griffin instead. On Wednesday Griffin told the media that Osi can call him what he wants. “That’s Osi for you. If he wants to call me Bob, that’s...

Redskins teammates impressed with RGIII

After a morning walk-through indoors, the Redskins took the field Thursday afternoon for the first of 13 practices open to the public. All eyes are understandably on quarterback Robert Griffin III, who seems to be the topic of nearly every conversation and interview. "He's just a cool guy," said cornerback DeAngelo Hall. "The guy is just exciting to watch....

Washington Redskins' First Open Practice: RGIII is a Rookie, Garcon Stands Out

We finally got a chance to see Robert Griffin III, live and throwing. After a short glimpse of heaven, we started to feel the other side of that coin; 100-plus degree temperatures. It was a packed first day. Everyone was excited to see the new stars, but several vets were showered with love too. Now, getting into the notes: Pierre Garcon and Josh Morgan are going to be...

NFL Battle of Rookies: RG3 vs. Andrew Luck

One of the big questions and comparisons in the NFL is who is better? RGIII or Andrew Luck? Lets start off with Robert Griffin III. Robert Griffin III aka, RGIII, is a very good quarterback and we all saw his incredible season with Baylor last season, which led to him winning the Heisman award. Griffin put up some incredible numbers, had some very exciting and unbelievable games...

Redskins hopeful with RGIII after lean years

Rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III generated excitement among the veterans at the opening of Redskins camp on Thursday. Only six current players made the playoffs with Washington and only two have won a postseason game for the franchise. The team was just 11-21 during coach Mike Shanahan's first two seasons. The 2011 Heisman Trophy winner landed in Washington in a trade...
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