Found August 15, 2013 on Sportress of Blogitude:
In July, a photo surfaced on Facebook depicting how a young Washington Redskins fan’s prosthetic leg featured the face of quarterback Robert Griffin III. On Wednesday, the two met face-to-face. The fan is 13-year-old Rico Felix, a Washington, D.C. native who traveled to Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center in Richmond, Va. to take in […]The post Robert Griffin III meets young fan with prosthetic leg bearing his likeness (photos) appeared first on Sportress of Blogitude.

RG3 on gays, living sober and his dad’s infamous interview

The more that Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III mentions his practice time or his coach, the more attention he brings to his situation. From the moment he won the Heisman trophy in 2012, he has basked in all the glory that has been thrown his way. Griffin has starred in the big commercials, been engulfed by the spotlight and has dove headfirst into accepting the...

Robert Griffin III’s first pro off-season: Much ado about nothing

I want to preface this piece by saying I have always had a strong belief in something called the Champion theory. Whoever is at the top, whether in sports or business, there will always be people gunning for them. As a kid, I remember the WWF belt wasn’t passed around like the offering basket at church, Hulk Hogan held that title for what seemed like years and always had to deal...

Cowboys fan sends RG3 special wedding present

It has been well documented that Robert Griffin III got married and fans across the country sent him a whole bunch of wedding gifts. But, it turns out, not all those gifts were on his registry. In a teaser for an upcoming ESPN documentary, RG3 and his wife Rebecca are filmed opening wedding gifts when one in particular stood out. The scenes opens with the quarterback saying...

RG3 takes first 11-on-11 snaps

Robert Griffin III has taken his first 11-on-11 snaps at Washington Redskins training camp. The quarterback ran 16 plays with the first-string offense Wednesday against a scout-team defense. He completed 7 of 10 passes with an interception. Griffin had been limited to 7-on-7 drills during camp as he works his way back from reconstructive knee surgery. Coach Mike Shanahan's...

Washington Redskins’ Robert Griffin III Faces the Next Step in His Recovery

Washington Redskin’s head coach Mike Shanahan restated last week that the team would continue to press forward with its plan regarding quarterback Robert Griffin III’s recovery from a torn ACL.  It looks like that plan is about to get ramped up. Griffin took 53 of the 70 first team snaps on Monday, the highest number of plays he’s participated in since camp broke several...

Redskins still unsure if Robert Griffin III will play in season opener

Despite all of the positive news surrounding Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III as he inches closer to a full recovery from a torn ACL that he suffered last January,  Griffin is still not a lock to start Week 1, according to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk. According to a source with knowledge of the situation,  talks of Griffin playing Week 1 are "premature...

Robert Griffin: 'Never had a drop of alcohol'

Washington Redskins star quarterback Robert Griffin III isn't going to let anything get in the way between him and a successful pro football career.The folks at GQ tabbed Griffin as the cover story for their September issue and the feature piece certainly had no shortage of interesting tidbits about the young signal caller.One of the most interesting takeaways from the interview...

RG3 Used Some Random Virginia Dude’s Pool For Rehab

Like Robert Griffin III has been telling everyone: his knee is “damn near close to 100 percent.” Part of the reason…

Donovan McNabb says Robert Griffin III is ‘getting brainwashed’ by Redskins

If anyone thought that Donovan McNabb would stand idly by and not feel compelled to provide an unnecessary retort to comments Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III made during a GQ interview that were made public on Tuesday, well, they’d be sorely mistaken. In the GQ profile, RG3 reacted to how the former NFL (and […]The post Donovan McNabb says Robert Griffin III...

Redskins Practice Report: RG3 Finally Participates in 11 on 11′s (8-14-2013)

Wednesday’s Redskins practice report centers around the fact that today was the first day that Robert Griffin III participated in full team drills, including 11 on 11′s (even though it was against the practice squad). In other news the Redskins released wide receiver Devery Henderson, which should open up the chance for a younger player [...]

McNabb: Redskins brainwashing RG3

Donovan McNabb has fired back at Robert Griffin III's comments in a GQ interview by claiming he believes the Redskins are "brainwashing" the young quarterback.

Donovan McNabb: Robert Griffin III is 'brainwashed'

Former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb made it known that he wants to sit down and chat with Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III. In an interview with GQ, Griffin offered an explanation as to why he decided not to take 

Washington Redskins 2013 NFL Team Preview

Two significant obstacles stand between the Redskins and the next step in their turnaround: The fitness of quarterback Robert Griffin III’s...

Donovan McNabb Says Redskins Asked Him to Reach Out to RG3

This Donovan McNabb – Robert Griffin III drama is pretty elaborate and unnecessary for two guys who have never met one another. Several months ago, McNabb gave what appeared to be unsolicited advice to Griffin, who didn’t seem to care […]

Podcast: The Angry Corner Strikes Again, Donovan McNabb Edition

On the recent edition of The UC Show, The Angry Corner got off to a quick start with Kenny railing against Robert Griffin III for his, in Kenny’s terms, State of the Union conferences with the media all the damn time. Kenny thinks RG3 should shut the hell up and stop putting his foot in […]The post Podcast: The Angry Corner Strikes Again, Donovan McNabb Edition appeared first...
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