Washington Redskins Robert Griffin III and wife Rebecca expecting first child

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Robert Griffin III turned 25 on Thursday, and he made sure it was a memorable birthday.

Griffin, the Washington Redskins' quarterback, announced to the world via Twitter that he's going to be a father.

Griffin married Rebecca Liddicoat in July of 2013.
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - NOVEMBER 17: Quarterback Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins kisses his wife Rebecca Liddicoat before the start of the Redskins game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field on November 17, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
Washington Redskins v Philadelphia Eagles
PHILADELPHIA, PA - NOVEMBER 17: Quarterback Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins kisses his wife Rebecca Liddicoat before the start of the Redskins game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field on November 17, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
NEW ORLEANS, LA - FEBRUARY 02: NFL player Robert Griffin III (L) and Rebecca Liddicoat attend the 2nd Annual NFL Honors at Mahalia Jackson Theater on February 2, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)
2nd Annual NFL Honors
NEW ORLEANS, LA - FEBRUARY 02: NFL player Robert Griffin III (L) and Rebecca Liddicoat attend the 2nd Annual NFL Honors at Mahalia Jackson Theater on February 2, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 03: Robert Griffin III attend the Maxim And Maker's 46 Fillies & Stallions Hosted By Blackrock at Mellwood Arts & Entertainment Center on May 3, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Stephen Cohen/Getty Images for Maxim)
Maxim And Maker's 46 Fillies & Stallions Hosted By Blackrock
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 03: Robert Griffin III attend the Maxim And Maker's 46 Fillies & Stallions Hosted By Blackrock at Mellwood Arts & Entertainment Center on May 3, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Stephen Cohen/Getty Images for Maxim)
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 03: Robert Griffin III attends the Maxim And Maker's 46 Fillies & Stallions Hosted By Blackrock at Mellwood Arts & Entertainment Center on May 3, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Stephen Cohen/Getty Images for Maxim)
Maxim And Maker's 46 Fillies & Stallions Hosted By Blackrock
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 03: Robert Griffin III attends the Maxim And Maker's 46 Fillies & Stallions Hosted By Blackrock at Mellwood Arts & Entertainment Center on May 3, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Stephen Cohen/Getty Images for Maxim)
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 03: Robert Griffin III attends the Maxim And Maker's 46 Fillies & Stallions Hosted By Blackrock at Mellwood Arts & Entertainment Center on May 3, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Stephen Cohen/Getty Images for Maxim)
Maxim And Maker's 46 Fillies & Stallions Hosted By Blackrock
LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 03: Robert Griffin III attends the Maxim And Maker's 46 Fillies & Stallions Hosted By Blackrock at Mellwood Arts & Entertainment Center on May 3, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Stephen Cohen/Getty Images for Maxim)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 11: (R-L) Washington Redskins player Robert Griffin III with Rebecca Liddicoat arrive at the 2012 ESPY Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on July 11, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 2012 ESPY Awards - Red Carpet
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 11: (R-L) Washington Redskins player Robert Griffin III with Rebecca Liddicoat arrive at the 2012 ESPY Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on July 11, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
Robert Griffin III from Baylor holds up a jersey as he poses on stage with family including his fiancee Rebecca Liddicoat (L of Griffin)
lNEW YORK, NY - APRIL 26: Robert Griffin III from Baylor holds up a jersey as he poses on stage with family including his fiancee Rebecca Liddicoat (L of Griffin) after Griffin was selected #2 overall by the Washington Redskins in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 26, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Robert Griffin III from Baylor holds up a jersey as he poses on stage with family including his fiancee Rebecca Liddicoat (L of Griffin)
ASHBURN, VA - JULY 26: Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins kisses his fiancee Rebecca Liddicoat as he walks off the field during training camp at Redskins Park on July 26, 2012 in Ashburn, Virginia. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)
Washington Redskins Training Camp
ASHBURN, VA - JULY 26: Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins kisses his fiancee Rebecca Liddicoat as he walks off the field during training camp at Redskins Park on July 26, 2012 in Ashburn, Virginia. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)
DENVER, CO - APRIL 01: Heisman trophy winning quarterback Robert Griffin III from the Baylor Bears and his fiancee Rebecca Liddicoat (L) support the Baylor Bears against the Stanford Cardinal during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championship at Pepsi Center on April 1, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
NCAA Women's Final Four - Stanford v Baylor
DENVER, CO - APRIL 01: Heisman trophy winning quarterback Robert Griffin III from the Baylor Bears and his fiancee Rebecca Liddicoat (L) support the Baylor Bears against the Stanford Cardinal during the National Semifinal game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championship at Pepsi Center on April 1, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

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