Robert Griffin III threw for 311 yards and four touchdowns, helping the Washington Redskins beat the Dallas Cowboys 38-31 on Thursday.
Prosecutors say Hurd contacted one of Griffin’s agents in June with a demand of $1 million in order not to release information damaging to the reputation of Griffin.
Griffin was hit while throwing the ball, then sat up and raised his arms when he saw Pierre Garcon make the catch and scamper for an 88-yard score.
Griffin’s agent, Ben Dogra, told the Associated Press that the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback agreed to terms and will be in Redskins rookie camp on Wednesday.
Former Baylor basketball player Richard Hurd has been arrested and charged with the attempted extortion of Robert Griffin III.
The second round of the NFL grab bag begins Friday night with St. Louis on the clock. Unless, of course, the Rams and the rest of the teams are still in a trading mood.
For the rest of the college stars preparing for the NFL draft Thursday, the anxiety is building.
With Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder and coach Mike Shanahan among NFL personnel watching, Griffin was sharp on a scripted 51 passes he has been working on with quarterback consultant Terry Shea.
Robert Griffin III has made the Washington Redskins a more attractive destination for NFL free agents.
EA Sports is asking fans to chose a past Heisman Trophy winner to share the “NCAA Football 13″ cover spot with Baylor’s Robert Griffin III.
The popular video game maker Electronic Arts Inc announced on Monday that RG3 will be featured on the cover of EA Sports NCAA Football 13.
Griffin says he was listed at 6-4 and 200 pounds in high school and has been accused of shrinking and gaining weight since then.