Originally written on NFL Injury Report  |  Last updated 10/21/14
Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan told NFL.com that he expects quarterback Robert Griffin III to “set a record from coming back” from knee surgery because of how hard the second-year player is working at his rehab. We’ve already heard surgeons term RGIII as superhuman in the progress he’s shown thus far. Now, his coach is heaping the praise on, indicating Griffin could be ready to go at the beginning of the season. Still, Shanahan cautioned that it is a process with Griffin in going through, and it will take time for him to get all the way back. The quarterback will not rush things and attempt to return until he’s “100 percent” ready. Shanahan’s comments also indicate that the team isn’t interested in switching from the read-option offense, as the coach said he feels this style actually protects his quarterback. It will be interesting to continue to following Griffin’s recovery, and if he’s able to continue producing without getting hurt in Washington’s current system. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://www.thenflinjuryreport.com//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })(); Looking for fantasy football advice?
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