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Cowboys rookie getting advice from former teammate RG3

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When the regular season starts, you won’t get many Redskins offering advice to many Cowboys.

But for now, Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III doesn’t mind helping Dallas rookie receiver Terrance Williams with his transition to the NFL.

The former Baylor teammates remain close, and RG3 told the Cowboys’ third-round pick what to expect when he gets to camp.

“[He said] just continue to do you and don’t change the way you are,” Williams said, via Jon Machota of the Dallas Morning News. “Be happy with your capabilities and show what you can do. I just really took that to heart the most.”

If it’s just ability, Williams should be in good shape.

His teammates have already taken notice of a guy whose numbers jump off the page.

Williams was good when he Griffin was throwing it to him at Baylor, better last year. He caught 97 passes for 1,832 yards and 12 touchdowns last year, leaving the Cowboys pleasantly surprised he was available in the third round.

“Well, I was surprised, and I think a lot of people were surprised,” Cowboys wide receivers coach Derek Dooley said. “And then of course, as a position coach, I was hopeful that the organization felt the same way that I did. Fortunately, we did.”

Whether Williams is able to make an immediate impact remains to be seen, but he’s certainly opened enough eyes that he’ll have a chance.

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10 Responses to “Cowboys rookie getting advice from former teammate RG3”
  1. floratiotime says: May 13, 2013 8:40 AM

    I don’t think RG3 could blow his nose without someone writing about it.

  2. dallashomer says: May 13, 2013 9:01 AM

    Now if he can learn to play right tackle, Jerry will have made a good draft pick.

  3. dylanssongwriter says: May 13, 2013 9:31 AM

    Stay away from Somoans. Run out of bounds.

  4. gordonray7777 says: May 13, 2013 9:33 AM

    I think Miles Austin’s hamstring will finally get well now.

  5. jam11163 says: May 13, 2013 9:40 AM

    thats not good. you can not listen to tony, and rg will get you hurt.

  6. rmal83 says: May 13, 2013 9:40 AM

    Go Cowboys!

  7. bkh405 says: May 13, 2013 10:24 AM

    This cat really was a steal. I can see him putting up better numvers than a fair share of most rookie WR. Good on ya Dallas, ugh.

  8. dallascowboysdishingthereal says: May 13, 2013 4:14 PM

    Sounds like Williams had a good rookie mini camp. Naturally he has a lot to learn before he challenges for playing time but he will eventually get an opportunity.

  9. alxgmz says: May 14, 2013 3:01 AM

    Miles Austin is on this team so don’t get too comfy on that bench son cause you will see playing time.

  10. str8cashhomey says: May 14, 2013 12:23 PM

    floratiotime says:
    May 13, 2013 8:40 AM
    I don’t think RG3 could blow his nose without someone writing about it.

    im pretty sure this was posted because it involves a cowboy….sorry to let you down.

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