• RG III: NFL told me to cover up knee brace

    Summary of 5 articles · Updated Sep 11, 2013
    Robert Griffin III was told by a league official to cover his knee brace during Monday night’s game. But that’s why we had to continue to do some stuff to cover the brace up with my sock. It was the same brace. "Everybody in the league kept calling down to our sideline saying that I didn't cover the brace up," Griffin said. But the bigger question was why the Washington Redskins' star quarterback covered up his brace at all. Last season he did not do so. Griffin covered up his brace during the 33-27 loss, leading many to wonder what had happened and whether he had it removed. Instead, it was just covered for the last time, it turns out. If an unauthorized T-shirt is worth $10,000, it’s hard to know what revealing a little medical equipment might have cost Robert Griffin III last night. That’s the same department that hit Griffin with a $10,000 bill for his “Operation Patience” shirt during the preseason, when he was on the field warming up in non-licensed gear.
    • NFL says “miscommunication” led to RG3 being told to cover brace

      Robert Griffin III was told by a league official to cover his knee brace during Monday night’s game. But the NFL now says Griffin should not have been told that. An NFL spokesman told CSNWashington.com that Griffin was told to cover his knee brace as a …

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