Found May 04, 2012 on Dallas Sports Rant:
25 Big 12 players (not including incoming schools TCU and West Virginia) were drafted in the 2012 NFL draft, and another 31 have been signed in free agency thus far. Here’s a breakdown by school: Baylor Bears Drafted: 1st Round (2nd overall) — Robert Griffin III (QB) — Washington Redskins 1st Round (20) — Kendall [...]

Redskins show Robert Griffin III throwing in his uniform

Today the Washington Redskins posted a picture of Robert Griffin III on their Twitter feed that showed him throwing a football wearing his home uniform. #Redskins QB @RGIII gets geared up and throws to staff members on the back field.More to come soon!… — Redskins (@Redskins) May 3, 2012 Griffin was apparently doing a rookie photo shoot, then the Redskins...

Shanahan: Griffin will be starting QB

Robert Griffin III already has the No. 1 quarterback job with the Washington Redskins. Coach Mike Shanahan said Sunday that the Heisman Trophy winner from Baylor will work with the starters when the Redskins begin full offseason practices later this month. Said Shanahan: ''He's the starter. Period.'' Griffin completed a three-day rookie camp Sunday, a little...

RGIII turning Cowboys fans into Redskins?

When the Washington Redskins selected Robert Griffin III with the second overall pick of the NFL Draft, they took a player who was the face of a school deep in the heart of Dallas Cowboys country. And now the team is looking to capitalize on the success of RGIII as they try to gather "new" Redskins fans who are not ready to jump off the Griffin bandwagon just yet. In...

RG3′s fiancee got herself a shiny new ride

It seems that while Robert Griffin III has yet to actually sign an NFL contract, he is already starting to take care of those around him.  Black Sports Online is reporting that RG3 has purchased a brand new Bentley for his fiancee Rebecca Liddicoat. The first-round draft pick of the Washington Redskins – #2 overall [...]

Honors Given To Baylor's RG3 and Ganaway

Baylor's Robert Griffin III and Terrance Ganaway were recognized as standout student athletes by the NFF Hampshire Honor Society

Shanahan names Griffin as Redskins' starter

Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan on Sunday named newly drafted quarterback Robert Griffin III as the team's starting quarterback. "He's the starter. Period," Shanahan said told the Washington Post.Griffin has participated in five rookie practices during the past three days, concluding the mini-camp Sunday. The Baylor product was selected 10 days ago with...

Jason Reid defends Shanahan’s decision to draft Cousins

Jason Reid, a sports columnist with the Washington Post, defends Mike Shanahan’s decision to draft quarterback Kirk Cousins in the fourth round, even though they got their supposed franchise quarterback Robert Griffin III with the second overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft. Reid points out that Cousins is the winningest quarterback in Michigan State history. And, as Shanahan stated...

Washington Redskins 2012 Draft Analysis

RG3 is being hailed as the Redskins' Savior. Today I will be analyzing  the Washington Redskins 2012 NFL draft class, giving my thoughts on their picks and what kind of impact I think they can make for their team. Round 1 Pick 2 Robert Griffin III QB Baylor – Great pick but the Redskins didn’t really have a choice at 2. They were terrible at QB the last couple seasons...

Shanahan on RG3: “He’s the Starter, period”

Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan made sure that everyone understands there isn’t going to be a battle between Kirk Cousins and Robert Griffin III for the starting quarterback job. Shanahan made it clear that Griffin is the guy that will start with the first unit during OTA’s. “Obviously any time you pick a player with the second pick in the draft and you give up...

Shanahan: Griffin and Cousins are the new Elway and Kubiak

Mike Shanahan wanted to make it crystal clear to the Washington Redskins first round draft choice, Robert Griffin III, that they expect him to be their guy, but they also told him that Kirk Cousins was a favorite of theirs as well. According to Griffin, Shanahan compared the #2 overall draft pick and the former [...]
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