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Redskins Fans Rejoice as DC Elementary Students Sing RG3 Christmas Carol

GREEN BAY, WI - DECEMBER 23: Chris Johnson #10 and Fernando Velasco #61 of the Tennessee Titans make a point to Ron Marinucci Field Judge during the game with the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on December 23, 2012 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Tom Lynn /Getty Images)
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Brad Gagnon NFL National ColumnistDecember 26, 2012

I've never been accused of being a superstar lyricist, but even I can conclude without a shadow of a doubt that "RG3" rhymes with "Christmas tree." 

And so this fall and winter, when Robert Griffin III became the most famous and beloved Washington resident since Lincoln, it was only a matter of time before some clever D.C.-area music teacher penned a RG3 remix of the centuries old Christmas carol O Christmas Tree.

I can't handle Christmas carols and can't for the life of me understand how people listen to Christmas-themed music for the entire month of December, but this has just shot up to the No. 1 spot on Brad's List of Favorite Holiday Tunes. Just awaiting the MP3 download link so that I can load it onto my iPod

I'm only half-kidding, because that line taking a shot at Andrew Luck is pretty golden. That's the Christmas spirit, kids! 

Believe it or not, though, this isn't the first time Griffin has made it into a re-worked Christmas song...



(Hat tips to CSN Washington and Black Sports Online; images via USA Today and Wallpapers Wala.)

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