Turns out RG III fancies himself as a quarterback who happens to be black -- as opposed to a black quarterback. When asked for the millionth time about...
I agree. considering his other statements, calling himself an "American of African descent" would be a much more appropriate statement... this "African-American" stuff is ... If you are born HERE you are an American. My ancestors came from Ireland, SO WHAT. I am NOT "Irish-American" I AM AMERICAN born raised and will die as such.... GOD BLESS AMERICA...
To a black ESPN sports analyst, this is the critical question: Is Robert Griffin III, aka RG III, the black rookie sensation Washington Redskins quarterback, "a brother, or is he a cornball brother?" What has RG III done or said to raise a suspicion about his bona fides as a black person? More importantly, what does this have to do with appreciating -- or choosing not to appreciate -- Griffin as an athlete?
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