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Before Griffining: What the Redskins had to go through to get here

By Ryan Wilson | CBSSports.com
Finally, Robert Griffin III brought some respectability to silly Internet memes. (US Presswire)

Before there was Griffining, Washington, D.C., was just a die-hard sports town in search of a meme. Lest aspiring meme-seeking NFL cities think this is easy, consider what the Redskins and their fans had to endure to get here:

Grossmaning (US Presswire)

Becking (US Presswire)

McNabbing (US Presswire)

Campbelling (US Presswire/Getty Images)

Wuerffeling (the original Tim Tebow!) (Getty Images)

Zorning, Hostetlering (US Presswire/Getty Images)

Spurriering, Brunelling (Getty Images)

Shulering, Georging (Washington Post)


Last, but not least: Frerotting, natch

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