Articles Tagged with robert griffin III

Washington Redskins Bench RG3, Cousins Will Start

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The Washington Redskins (3-11) have decided to sit RG3 this coming Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons. Instead, head coach Mike Shanahan will go with back up QB Kirk Cousins. As reported by NFL.com, Redskins players were informed that Robert Griffin III will be declared “inactive” and Cousins will be named the starter. How long RG3… Read more »

RG3 Benched? Coach Shanahan Puts End To Rumors

Could RG3 be benched?

After two horrendous starts, the masses are wondering if RG3 will be benched in Washington. The Redskins have a very capable backup in Kirk Cousins. During his weekly press conference, coach Mike Shanahan addressed the questions surrounding RG3. He is the Redskins starting quarterback. There is nothing else to it. There should be something else… Read more »

Robert Griffin III Likely To Start Sunday As Redskins Enter Playoff Push

Robert Griffin III Likely To Start Sunday As Redskins Enter Playoff Push

Robert Griffin III has been cleared to play Sunday for the Washington Redskins, leading the team as it makes an improbably run toward the playoffs. Griffin suffered an injury to his lateral collateral ligament last week, but Washington Post reporter Tracee Hamilton believes it’s a done deal. She believes that the rookie quarterback will get… Read more »

Robert Griffin III Doesn’t Have ACL Injury, Could Play Next Week

RG3 ACL Injury

Washington Redskin fans can breath a sigh of relief: Starting quarterback Robert Griffin III does not require major knee surgery. Team doctors have revealed that an MRI on Griffin’s knee shows no signs of an ACL tear. Team spokesman Tony Wyllie ruled out the ACL injury and said Redskins coach Mike Shanahan will provide an… Read more »

Robert Griffin III Will Play Next Sunday Against Minnesota Vikings

Robert Griffin III

Washington Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III (RG3) will likely play next weekend against the Minnesota Vikings. Redskins coach Mike Shanahan sounded optimistic on Monday as he told reporters that his No. 2 NFL draft pick is recovering nicely from his concussion and is expected to play when the Redskins take on the Minnesota Vikings… Read more »

Washington Redskins Ink Deal With Robert Griffin III

Robert Griffin III Signs With Washington Redskins

Heisman trophy winner and No. 2 NFL draft pick Robert Griffin III has signed his deal with the Washington Redskins, a contract worth $21.1 million over four-years. According to insiders the contract has is fully guaranteed with no off-set language. ESPN analyst Andrew Brandt said in a “Football Today podcast this week that “offset language”… Read more »

Andrew Luck Will Play For Indianapolis Colts

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It’s official. Andrew Luck will be chosen number one by the Indianapolis Colts in the 2012 NFL drat. Indianapolis Colts general manager Ryan Grigson confirmed today that the Colts would pick up Luck during the draft. Grigson said that he wanted to end the speculation and confirmed “what the world already knew.” Grigson said: “In… Read more »