Robert Griffin III Continues To Make Himself Most Popular Man In Town

Thursday evening, the Washington Redskins drafted a player many hope will be the team's first franchise quarterback in over two decades, Baylor's Robert Griffin III. Redskins faithful have been gaga over RGIII since the team traded up to obtain the No. 2 pick in this year's draft, and Griffin's performance both on and off the field pre-draft had Redskins fans foaming at the mouth to select the dynamic QB. Tweets like this from Griffin will have Washington fans ready to run through walls for their new signal caller:

As Griffin notes, his introductory press conference will take place at 2:00 p.m. ET today, from FedEx Field. And with it, an era will officially begin.

For more news and analysis on the Washington Redskins, make sure to visit Hogs Haven and SB Nation DC. For all the latest on the 2012 NFL Draft, please stop by Mocking the Draft. Still not enough football for you? The SB Nation NFL Hub Page has all the latest on all 32 teams around the National Football League.

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