Originally posted on Backyard Sports Blog  |  Last updated 1/3/13
Robert Griffin III is one of the leading candidates for rookie of the year.  He's also an all around good guy, and a great teammate.  Apparently he is a prankster too.  RG3 showed up at the Redskins press conference and posed as a reporter.  He caught coach Shanahan off guard, because he didn't realize he was sitting in the crowd. RG3 grabbed the mic and asked his coach what he did for New Years.  Shanahan responded ”You got me by surprise there,” then went on to say “I tried to put a good game plan together. I wasn’t sure how healthy you were, so it was hard without you calling me." Pretty good stuff from the rookie.  Sadly for Shanahan though, RG3 didn't look to be at full speed against Dallas.  Running in strait lines looks fine, but when it comes down to making a cut, it's just not back to 100% yet. Check out the video below of the press conference. Your browser does not support iframes. Check out our Home Page for more stories and follow us on Twitter and Facebook
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