Found June 29, 2012 on
This Given Sunday:
OLB Brian Orakpo says this is a good time to be a Redskins fan reflecting team optimism with the arrival of Robert Griffin III and changes the coaching staff is making on defense and offense. He provided no details, but said that players were shedding pound and that the offense could use four and five receiver sets. Orakpo was a guest on the NFL Network.
At least six Redskins receivers joined Griffin in Waco on Friday to work on the playbook.
Federal authorities arrested former Baylor basketball player Richard Hurd on extortion charges after Hurd allegedly threatened to release derogatory information about Griffin unless he was paid "a substantial sum" of money. The information remains a mystery. It is the first hint of anything remotely damaging in the RG3 narrative. Whatever it is, Griffin's people handled the matter the right way by bringing in the cops. "There's vultures out there," says Griffin III.
The Redskins will receive $2 million over four...
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Washington Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III told Ian Rapoport of NFL.com that Santana Moss, Pierre Garcon, Anthony Armstrong, Aldrick Robinson, Fred Davis, Brandon Banks and some other players will join him down in Waco, TX to work out with him at Baylor before training camp starts.
“I’m going to go back and work out with some of my teammates who are...
According to Dan Graziano of ESPN.com, the Washington Redskins will have Tim Hightower start at running back this season, if he’s healthy enough after suffering a torn ACL last season.
Hightower played pretty well behind an average offensive line in Washington last before getting injured. There’s a reason head coach Mike Shanahan traded for him, so he’ll get...
Before becoming exclusively a football star, Robert Griffin III was also an accomplished track athlete. He's disappointed about missing out on the Olympics.
A woman by the name of Makini R. Chaka has filed a civil complaint against Washington Redskin’s tight end Fred Davis after he allegedly dumped juice on her head and busted her lip at a Washington, DC, nightclub. In the complaint, Chaka has accused Davis of assaulting, harassing, and threatening to kill her.
Davis denies all the charges and the two went to court on April 10 for...
Robert Griffin III could be a steal for fantasy owners this season.
It is hard to call someone a sleeper when everyone in the world of pro football knows about him. But in the world of fantasy football, Robert Griffin III is a bit of an unknown. What exactly is he going to be as a fantasy quarterback? What kind of production can fantasy owners expect?
Griffin or RG3 (as...
Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III realizes his professional sports future is firmly planted in the NFL, but his prowess as a track star in the 400m hurdles while at Baylor University has him longing for what could have been - a spot on the US Olympic team.
Griffin, who was the 2008 Big 12 Conference gold medalist in the 400m hurdles as well as a Track & Field ll-America...
Off–the-field, young pro athletes often spend their evenings in huge dark rooms that are accented with flashing lights and loud music.
That environment doesn’t usually lend itself to meeting the most moral women in the world which brings us to the tale of Washington Redskins TE Fred Davis.
Davis is currently acting as his own lawyer in a case that is rooted in a bizarre yet...
For the past year and a half Redskins tight end Fred Davis has been involved in a really crazy court case in which he’s been representing himself, opposed to hiring a lawyer.
Makini R. Chaka filed a civil suit against Davis back in January of 2011, for allegedly dumping juice on her and busting her lip at a Washington, D.C. night club.
“I am 5’4 inches tall and...
Someone shot this snapshot of Robert Griffin III in front of the bust of Sammy Baugh at the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio.The NFL scheduled the Hall of Fame as part of the 2012 NFL Rookie Symposium, an idea I hope they repeat every year. For Washington Redskins fans, the image of RG3 and Slingin' Sam speaks for itself, so I'll shut up and let you enjoy the photo...
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Redskins tight end Fred Davis is involved in a crazy court battle with a woman over a series of alleged incidents. He's representing himself.
Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III, who barring something unexpected will open the season as the starter, worked with his new teammates Friday in Waco, Texas. Its a small passing camp to keep Griffin, the second overall pick in the draft, and his wideouts sharp before training camp. We knew we needed to get together, Griffin said at the NFL rookie symposium. We...
Robert Griffin III's Redskins teammates are going to join him in a players-only passing camp in Waco Texas according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com. "Im going to go back and work out with some of my teammates who are coming into town with me to Waco, RG3 said. So, itll be a busy time, but Im gearing up for this long year that I know its going to be in the NFL with...
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It is hard to call someone a sleeper when everyone in the world of pro football knows about him. But in the world of fantasy football, Robert Griffin III is a bit of an unknown. What exactly is he going to be as a fantasy quarterback...
“Mo money, mo problems” – Notorious B.I.G. Biggie tried to warn us years ago. With money and success comes problems. Washington Redskins draft pick, Robert Griffin III is experiencing that right now. Richard Hurd, former student at Baylor with Griffin, was attempting to extort him for $500,000. BSO provides the deets: What Hurd had [...]