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Robert Griffin III will be first NFL player with....

Postby 1niksder » Thu May 24, 2012 5:50 pm

Robert Griffin III will be first NFL player with Roman numerals on his jersey


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When Robert Griffin III was introduced at last month's NFL draft, many took note of the fact that the back of his Washington Redskins jersey included the Roman numeral at the end of his surname. According to Paul Lukas of Uni Watch, it's a historic inclusion. Lukas says, as far as he can tell, Griffin will become the first player in major American sports to have a Roman numeral on the back of his jersey.
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Postby SkinsJock » Fri May 25, 2012 10:45 am

Nice :D

it's a nice push for adidas also :twisted:
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Re: Robert Griffin III will be first NFL player with....

Postby DarthMonk » Fri May 25, 2012 4:40 pm

1niksder wrote:Robert Griffin III will be first NFL player with Roman numerals on his jersey


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When Robert Griffin III was introduced at last month's NFL draft, many took note of the fact that the back of his Washington Redskins jersey included the Roman numeral at the end of his surname. According to Paul Lukas of Uni Watch, it's a historic inclusion. Lukas says, as far as he can tell, Griffin will become the first player in major American sports to have a Roman numeral on the back of his jersey.


Wrong thread (Will RG3 Wear Number 10?) but I was close:

DarthMonk wrote:Beat me to the punch on starting this thread. Dog!

It's not legal but how about III.

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