RG III: 'Honor' to get fans' autographs

Updated: August 10, 2014, 5:00 PM ET
By John Keim | ESPN.com

RICHMOND, Va. -- Robert Griffin III took off his cleats and could tell by the look on the two fans' faces they were expecting something that wasn't going to happen. He didn't want to give the two cancer survivors his cleats. He wanted their autographs on them.

It was a request the Washington Redskins quarterback repeated Saturday with 18-year old Jamia Johnson as part of the Make-A-Wish program. So she signed the left shoulder on his yellow practice jersey. It happened after he ...

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