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.
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