Found July 25, 2012 on Football Nation:
The NFL draft and the supplemental draft are over.  Contracts are being negotiated and signed.  And training camp is just a whisper away. It's go time, so let's go with who will rule the rookie roost this year.  Quarterback Cam Newton was a freak of nature.  The quarterback class this year has a lot to live up to.  While it is doubtful that any of the incoming quarterbacks will get close to Newton's year last season, there is one who will have a good enough year.  Robert Griffin III is the most notable.  Griffin has landed in the best position.  He will be passing to Santana Moss, Chris Cooley and Fred Davis. Griffin can hand the ball off to Roy Helu, Tim Hightower or Evan Royster.  Mike Shanahan will model the offense around Griffin's talents, which include a rocket arm and the ability to run.  Griffin won't reach Cam Newton's numbers but he will be productive.  Honorable Mention: Andrew Luck Running Back  Doug Martin is playing for a run offense that ...

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...

The best RGIII quotes

Robert Griffin III is one of the best NFL Draft prospects in recent memory. I wasn’t the only one that predicted his NFL career would ultimately be better than Andrew Luck’s. However, clearly, Griffin needs work on his ability at press conferences. Here are a few of the worst excerpts.   “There’s really no true [...]

Osi Umenyiora calls Robert Griffin III ‘Bob,’ says he needs to earn RG3 nickname

Typically there are two types of nicknames for players in sports: achievement-based nicknames and ones that just stem from a person’s name like you or I would have. Robert Griffin III’s nickname falls under the latter category. The former Baylor star has probably been called a fair share of names that have to do with his athletic ability, but people normally call him RG3 because...

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...

Osi Umenyiora says RG3 hasn’t earned his nickname, “he’s Bob Griffin”

Getty Images New York Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora isn’t ready to praise Redskins rookie quarterback Robert griffin III since he still has a lot to prove in the NFL. “Who is this RG3 guy you guys keep talking about?’’ Umenyiora said. “You talking about Bob Griffin? You guys are giving him a cool nickname already and everything. When he does anything in the NFL...

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....

Osi Umenyiora shoots down RG3 hype

Robert Griffin III is entering the NFL with more hype surrounding him than perhaps any prospect in recent memory. Whether he will live up to it remains to be seen, but you can't go far -- or flip through many channels -- without seeing his trademarked initials or personalized nickname. Outspoken Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora thinks we're getting a bit carried away...

2012 Fantasy Football Preview: Washington Redskins

QUARTERBACK All eyes are on Robert Griffin III this upcoming season. With high expectations coming off a breakout season at Baylor and earning college football's top honor by winning the Heisman Trophy, RG3 has his work cut out for him. Expect Griffin to get the nod as the starting quarterback entering the 2012 season. Rex Grossman will most likely take the role as the backup...

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...

Brady Bump – KSK Kontent Klearinghouse

Judging from her slightly distended tummy, Gisele is showing signs that the next lil’ troll genius is on the way. Either that, or she actually ate something. Haha, that didn’t happen, so get ready for non-bastard Brady brood no. 2. – Osi Umenyiora said Robert Griffin III hasn’t earned his nickname of “RGIII” and plans to refer to him as “Bob Griffin” until further...
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