Originally written on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 10/21/14
Washington Redskin fans are still coming off the high of quarterback Robert Griffin III's 76 yard touchdown run that clinched the 38-26 victory against the visiting Minnesota Vikings. Of course as per usual when RG3 takes off and runs there are a litany of critics who hate it, no matter what the outcome is. I, however, am not one of those people. I don't cringe any less for Griffin as I do for running back Alfred Morris when he's in the open field. The two offensive players that will be hit the most are the running back and the quarterback, that's just the way the game is played. Let's also face the fact that our offensive line isn't as good as we'd like it so Griffin is going to get hit anyway. At least when he's running the ball he has the opportunity to slide or get out of bounds. If he stays in the pocket too long he's likely to get crushed. People like to point to quarterbacks like Mike Vick and Randle Cunningham as cautionary tales about run...
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