The RGIII dilemma

It's complicated: 10 tweets from Cowboys fans who went to Baylor

It's complicated: 10 tweets from Cowboys fans who went to Baylor

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As a Dallas Cowboys fan, there's nothing worse than losing to the Washington Redskins with the playoffs on the line. But as a Baylor graduate, I winced when Robert Griffin III took a hit — and when he made a spectacular play.

Now, Sunday night's game was far from the RGIII clinic of Thanksgiving Day. Nonetheless, he still led his team to victory, and crushed the dreams of Cowboys fans everywhere in the process.

If Dallas was going to lose, I suppose it might as well be to Griffin, Waco's favorite son. At least I still have a reason to watch the playoffs. As Texas Monthly senior editor Jason Cohen pointed out, this mixed emotion was mirrored by many a Baylor/Cowboys fan on Twitter, to wit:

 

 




And finally, a glass-is-half-full football fan: