Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 8/13/13
Before there was Robert Griffin III there was Donovan McNabb. And it's reasonable to think that a young RG3 may have even patterned his game after McNabb's at one time. But McNabb is now retired and earns a living as an NFL analyst. Which means he gets paid to make observations that some might characterizes as inflammatory unfair and ultimately misguided. In June McNabb offered these thoughts on Griffin: “I get some of things he's doing to draw attention to himself: The Adidas commercials going out and enjoying the life of a young famous NFL quarterback" he told the Washington Post. "I understand RG has a lot of stuff going on. But if you're coming off ACL surgery you don't need to be having a press conference at OTAs. Every week? Really? It becomes a circus a sideshow. It takes away from the focus of what those sessions are supposed to be about: the team.” In a wide-ranging interview with GQ RG3 was asked about McNabb's remarks. "I don't think Donovan is an idiot by any means" Griffin told GQ's Brendan Vaughn. "But right now it's probably best we don't talk." So here's what we've learned: RG3 isn't so busy that he doesn't have time to point out that one of his dectractors isn't an idiot.
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