Found October 14, 2012 on Outside the Boxscore:
Before today's Washington Redskins/Minnesota Vikings affair, some questioned whether or not Robert Griffin the 3rd should play after suffering a concussion. Those questions were soon answered after Robert Griffin accounted for three touchdowns in Redskins blow-out win. One of those scores was this 76-yard touchdown run to seal the victory: (Courtesy of The Big Lead)
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Simpson ready to stretch Vikings offense

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Receiver Jerome Simpson stood at his locker in the Minnesota Vikings' facilities at Winter Park on Monday as members of the media assembled around him.Fresh off a surprise inactive status in Monday's 38-26 loss, Simpson offered several one-word answers to questions about his health, and how tough it was to sit out Sunday's loss. Simpson, a week after...

Robert Griffin was reportedly clocked running a 4.0 forty during Sunday’s win

Rich Campbell of The Washington Times timed Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III during his big 76-yard touchdown run, and you’re going to be astonished by the results.“Griffin planted his back foot at the Redskins’ 15-yard line. He reached the end zone 10.8 seconds later. That’s a 40-yard dash pace of 4.89 seconds, and he ran laterally to the sideline after breaking the...

NFL could issue a hefty fine against the Redskins over RG3

When a company lives under the consistent umbrella of litigation, they will do whatever they have to do to protect themselves. This is why the NFL is set to levy a “hefty” fine against the Washington Redskins. Please Click Here To Read This Story

Robert Griffin III ran the final 40 yards of his 76 yard td in 4 seconds flat

According to the Washington Times, Robert Griffin III ran the final 40 yards of his 76-yard rushing touchdown Sunday in 4.0 seconds. “That is unreal,” quipped beat writer Rich Campbell. Griffin obviously had a running start on the 40 yards, but he slowed down at the end and was peeking back behind him. Whether you take issue with the statistic or not, it was especially impressive...

Fred Davis calls Robert Griffin III “Black Jesus”

After the Washington Redskins big win over the Vikings on Sunday, tight end Fred Davis was impressed by the play of rookie quarterback Robert Griffin II that he called him “Black Jesus.”“You really can’t say much more,” Davis said in a postgame interview with CSN Washington, via Larry Brown Sports. “He’s Black Jesus right now. He saved us today. He’s a great player...

DeAngelo Hall slaps Adrian Peterson in the face

Washington Redskins corner back DeAngelo Hall appears to be digging in his bag of dirty tricks again. Hall, a cornerback that is infamous for allowing his attitude to get the best of his true talent, allegedly dug deep to go at Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. Please Click Here To Read This Story

The best is yet to come from RG3

Robert Griffin III was able to show on Sunday versus the Minnesota Vikings that he was a QB that is multi-facted, one that can throw and one that can run. Just one week after getting a concussive hit at the hands of the Atlanta Falcons, RG3 was able to show against the Vikings that he is the quarterback that everyone expected him to be as he was able to put together a Pro Bowl like...

Simpson frustrated with inactive status

Jerome Simpson believes he was ready to play Sunday, but Vikings coach Leslie Frazier made the decision to sit him because of a back injury.

Teammate coins new nickname for RG3: ‘Black Jesus’

After leading the Redskins to an upset victory over the Vikings, in which he made history and more than justified his draft status, Robert Griffin III is receiving effusive praise from teammates. The dynamic quarterback, known to most as RG3™, even accrued a new nickname, courtesy of aw-struck tight end Fred Davis. “You really can’t say much more,” Davis said, via the DC...

Report: Redskins will receive a big fine for not reporting RG3′s concussion right away

Jay Glazer of FOX Sports reported that the Washington Redskins will receive a “hefty fine” for not coming out and saying Robert Griffin III had a concussion during last week’s loss to the Falcons. Instead they only said he was “shaken up.”Glazer says the Redskins are facing a fine that could be $25,000 or more.

Redskins snap skid, beat Vikings

Robert Griffin III dropped back, waited a beat, then quickly took off. A first down on third-and-6 might have been enough to put the game away. Instead, the Washington Redskins rookie left the Minnesota Vikings defense behind as he streaked down the left sideline for 76 yards. He didn't stop until he took a seat on the front row, performing what is quickly becoming known as...

Key matchup: Williams vs. Montgomery

The Redskins have the best rushing attack in the NFC. The Vikings have one of the best run defenses, and most of the action will occur in the heart of the offensive and defensive lines.

Vikings’ back seven faces RG3 balancing act

The Vikings have been preparing all week for the different threats QB Robert Griffin III poses. Will he run the option, scramble for yardage or use his arm? The defenders talked about their approach.
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.