Ping Pong players challenge Robert Griffin III

RG3 thinks he could be an Olympic ping-pong player, but some young players aren't impressed

10/17/13 in NFL   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

Blog Photo - Ping Pong players challenge Robert Griffin IIIEver since even before he was an All-American track athlete at Baylor, Robert Griffin III has had Olympic aspirations.

Now that he's an NFL quarterback, those dreams will have to be put on the shelf for a while. But still, he says he wants to make the Olympics someday. He even joked that he'd be willing to give it a shot as a ping-pong player, if that's what it took.

It seemed like he was belittling the sport just a bit, and that didn't sit well with a few young ping-pong phenoms, who made this video challenging RG3, saying that he'd have to go through them if he wanted any chance of Olympic fame.



As much as I respect RG3's athleticism, I don't think he really knew what he was getting himself into. These kids are 11, 12, 14 and 17, and I think they'd absolutely wipe the floor with RG3 in a ping-pong match.

Hat tip to DC Sports Bog
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10/17/13   |   JenX63   |   32817 respect

Badminton? anyway, those kids are awesome.