Found August 15, 2012 on
Los That Sports Blog:
Whether you are a Redskins fan or not, it’s becoming difficult not to like rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III. The 2011 Heisman Trophy winner first raised eyebrows when his obsession for socks went mainstream at the Heisman ceremony and Griffin wore a pair with a Superman cape hanging from them. Apparently Griffin’s obsession for superheroes [...]
BEST OF MAXIM
NFL.com released this video Tuesday of Washington Redskins rookie QB Robert Griffin III taking a shot at being a tour guide for our nation's capital.
Result: Fail (although we do admire his tree dodging).
Watch as Griffin drives the tour bus around DC and confuses the Jefferson Memorial with the Lincoln Memorial:
By looking at Robert Griffin III, one wouldn’t necessarily peg him as a huge nerd, but apparently, he has at least some comic book nerd-ness to him, as a peek at his locker reveals that he has several action figures posed inside along with slogans posted underneath them and together, serve as motivation for the Washington [...]
Can't get enough of Robert Griffin III? Check out all those action figures in his locker.
The Washington Redskins opened their locker room to reporters for the first time Tuesday, revealing an RGIII cubbyhole with six figurines, including Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, an extra-muscular version of Captain America and, of course, a Baylor Bear.
Underneath each figurine is...
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III showed off the shrine inside his locker to the media this week.
For those who care, he has Spider-Man, Captain America, Incredible Hulk action figures as well as a Baylor Bear, according to The Associated Press, via NFL.com.
Griffin also has messages posted underneath each figure. He has the word “Amazing” under...
Robert Griffin III, the 2011 Heisman Trophy winner, spoke with fellow Washington Redskins player Adam Carriker in an interview about growing up as a wrestling fan and more. Check out the highlights:
On what he watched in the 1990s: ”I watched a little bit of WCW and WWF, at the time. I was a huge Goldberg fan when he had that long winning streak, which I think was ended by Kevin...
The demo for Madden 13 was released Tuesday night and features the ability to play a full game with 5-minute quarters. There are two available playable matchups. The first is a Giants v. 49ers rematch of their NFC Championship Game tilt. In the other, the Seahawks go against the Redskins, showing off Seattle’s new uniforms and also allowing players a chance to game as Robert Griffin...
Washington Redskins tight end Chris Cooley has seen rookies come and go in his nine NFL seasons. He's noticed something unique about Robert Griffin III.
Cooley says he's ''never seen doubt in that kid's mind'' - a remarkable assessment about a rookie just wrapping up a first NFL training camp.
Cooley says the only other rookie he's seen who showed...
2012 Early Heisman Watch
We watched RG3, Trent Richardson and Andrew Luck battled it out last year for the ultimate prize of winning the Heisman Trophy. Robert Griffin III was able to dazzle us with his throws, his legs, and celebrations and ended up taking home the trophy.
Now that 2011 is over, it is time to look ahead at the candidates that might be taking home the prize...
When you've had a relationship with another company for more than half a century, continuing to do business together just makes sense.
And that's exactly what Topps and the NFL decided to do. Both companies have decided to extend their multi-year licensing agreement, with Topps activating the partnership in time with the new NFL season -- when they will unveil their highly...
The preseason is all about evaluating players and getting ready to play real football once September rolls around. There is no bigger position in sports than the quarterback position of an NFL squad, and as such, our winners of week 1 list is largely shaped by a variety of quarterbacks.
Robert Griffin III took a little while to warm up in his first...
Week 1 of the preseason is less about analysis than it is celebrating The Return of NFL Football. It is for reveling in the moment. It's about seeing your favorite team hit the field for the first time in a seeming eternity. As long as no key player goes down with serious injury, the preseason opener is largely ceremonial. But now that the initial breathless"here...