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RG III has Brittney Griner's back

Updated: April 1, 2013, 10:05 PM ET
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Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III, who played collegiately at Baylor, took to Twitter on Sunday night to defend Lady Bears center Brittney Griner after her top-seeded team was upset by No. 5 Louisville in the NCAA tournament.

Griffin, a strong supporter of the women's basketball team since his playing days at Baylor, took offense to Louisville's style of play and perceived criticism of Griner, who was 4-of-10 from the field and scored 14 points -- far below her average ...

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