Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is taken to the locker room after being hit hard in the third quarter during the Redskins' 24-17 loss to the Atlanta Falcons on Oct. 7, 2012, at FedEx Field in Landover, Md. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is taken to the locker room after being hit hard in the third quarter during the Redskins' 24-17 loss to the Atlanta Falcons on Oct. 7, 2012, at FedEx Field in Landover, Md. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)