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FILE - In this Jan. 2, 2013, file photo, Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III smiles as he speaks during a news conference following an NFL football practice at Redskins Park in Ashburn, Va. Griffin has won The Associated Press 2012 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year award, beating out two other sensational first-year quarterbacks, it was announced on Saturday, Feb. 2, 1013. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

The Associated Press

One year in the NFL and Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is already an award winner.

He took home AP's NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year honors on Saturday night and promptly warned the league he plans to improve.

"It's truly a blessing to be up there -- to be able to stand, first and foremost," said Griffin, who underwent knee surgery last month.

Next season, "you'll see a better Robert Griffin," he said.

-- Barry Wilner


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