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Robert Griffin III's look back at his 76-yard touchdown run was surprisingly analytical.
''I didn't realize how much I slowed down at the end, when was looking back at the guy,'' the Washington Redskins rookie quarterback said Wednesday. ''I was enjoying the moment. I usually don't do stuff like that. But I talked to a bunch of the players and the coaches and they said that was one of the best moments they've ever been a part of. I definitely realize how big it was and it is fun to watch it.
''But I'm done watching it now. ... I've moved on, but it's something that will live on in history, so I'm sure 20 years from now they'll still be talking about it, and that's the great thing about being able to play at the highest level.''
Twenty years from now? Griffin didn't sound like someone who was joking, nor did he sound like someone who was bragging. He's compartmentalized the moment and is ready ...
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