RGIII, Nick Mangold Get Animated for NFL Rush Zone Draft Special

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The NFL Draft is Thursday, so things are about to go all football, all the time. And that includes your cartoons.

On Wednesday night, Nicktoons will air a special episode of NFL Rush Zone: Guardians Unleashed to coincide with the Draft. Called "Knights of the Sky," an all-star cast of guest stars — Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III, New York Jets center Nick Mangold, Hall of Famer Michael Irvin, and former Cincinnati Bengal and current NBC broadcaster Chris Collinsworth — team up to save the Rusherz from the evil forces of Sudden Death.

Check out a clip that sets up the episode's action:

The "Knights of the Sky" episode of NFL Rush Zone: Guardians Unleashed airs Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. ET on Nicktoons and again on the NFL Network on Saturday, May 17, at 8 a.m. ET.

Photos and video courtesy Nickelodeon

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