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Washington Redskins 2012 Season Preview

The Washington Redskins haven't had much success drafting quarterbacks the last few decades, but just don't tell that to Robert Griffin III.The second overall pick in April's NFL Draft, better known as "RG3", has a fan base chomping at the bit to get the 2012 campaign started and hoping the team's long recent history of overspending and poor draft selections is in the past."I plan on being successful, and I hope the Redskins will join me in that battle," Griffin said months ago. "I have to be a professional, and I plan on doing my job at a high level."The talented Griffin, the latest recipient of the heralded Heisman Trophy Award after a sensational junior season at Baylor, not only inspires confidence, but was arguably the most athletic player in the draft. His speed and arm strength have drawn comparisons to Michael Vick, and his football I.Q. is equivalent to that of seasoned veterans.Griffin is aware of the high expectations, and it's not just because the Redskins plucked him with ...

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