Found September 15, 2013 on Football Extra Points:
 Robert Griffin the third, quarterback for the Washington Quarterback, made an inspiring comeback from a devastating ACL tear in his right leg last year. Maybe it’s his exciting style of play, or his tenacious refusal to quit that makes me want to root for him. While watching him play last week though, I couldn’t help but wonder if he will be more of a detriment to his team then an advantage to the Redskins this season. One reason why I think RG III should have waited to return to the Redskins until next season is that he has turned himself into an even bigger target then before. He naturally became one when he started playing the quarterback position but the bulls eye on his uniform grew larger when he stepped onto the field wearing his leg brace last week. Opposing defenses will go all-out to punch through the offensive line and make RG III reinjure himself. It may be a dirty move but that is the nature of the game. The offensive line will make every effort to shield their star qu...

Washington Redskins: Defense is biggest concern

Another frustrating defeat left the Washington Redskins with a feeling of disgust after a 38-20 loss to the Green Bay Packers this Sunday afternoon. The Packers moved the ball at will from start to finish, a sight all to familiar to the Redskins faithful. The secondary got picked apart and the defensive line and linebackers were pushed around. Leaving Defensive Coordinator Jim Haslett...

Redskins Release Quarterback Pat White

The Washington Redskins have officially announced the release of quarterback Pat White, to make room on the roster for kicker John Potter, signed to fill-in for injured Kai Forbath against the Packers on Sunday. Potter, 23, was brought in on Friday after Forbath experienced soreness from a strained groin muscles, which surfaced in practice on [...]

Mike Ditka Criticizes Redskins, Says Defense ‘Doesn’t Even Exist’ While Defending Robert Griffin III

The Redskins lost to the Packers on Sunday, and looked pretty bad doing it. Led by quarterback Robert Griffin III, Washington failed to get on the scoreboard until almost eight minutes into the third quarter, were out-possessed by almost five full minutes and converted only three of 11 attempts on third down. Don’t saddle Griffin with all the blame for the loss, though. Hall of...

Redskins to Waive QB Pat White

The 27-year old Pat White earned a roster spot with Washington this summer after being unemployed for two seasons. White was listed as the Redskins fourth string Quarterback. According to ESPN 980 in D.C., White is looking at unemployment once again. Pat White will be released by #Redskins two sources say. Has to clear waivers. — ESPN 980 (@ESPNRadio980) September 14, 2013

Kevin Durant hangs out at Lambeau Field while wearing Redskins attire

As previously noted on That NBA Lottery Pick, Kevin Durant is a huge Washington Redskins fan and earlier today, he decided to make the trip to Lambeau Field to watch the Redskins play the Green Bay Packers. Check out some of the images of Durant at the game and an interview done by CSN Washington: Lifelong #Redskins fan, NBA star @KDTrey5 at Lambeau to rep the burgundy and gold!...

Mike Shanahan not ready to bench RG3

During today’s press conference Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan told reporters that they’re not ready to go with Kirk Cousins as their starting quarterback. Shanahan gets testy with reporter, says Cousins isn't an option: "We have a lot of confidence in Robert." — Andrew Siciliano (@AndrewSiciliano) September 16, 2013 Starting Coussins instead of Griffin would...

Pierre Garcon Has Big Day in Big Loss For Washington

Redskins receiver Pierre Garcon saw 13 targets and finished with 143 yards and a touchdown on eight catches Sunday at Green Bay.Fantasy Spin:Leonard Hankerson caught two second-half touchdowns in Week 1 but Garcon is the undisputed No. 1 receiver on this team.

Shanahan on benching Robert Griffin: “No, no”

getty images Someone actually asked Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan whether or not the team was considering the idea of benching quarterback Robert Griffin III. Griffin has struggled to start the season and the Redskins have fallen to 0-2. Additionally a lot of the Redskins struggles can be traced back to a defense which has been torched in the first half for two consecutive...

RG3′S mechanics a cause for concern

When Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III stepped on the field for the first time since blowing out his knee in January he looked like a guy whose recovery is still a work in progress rather than a player who is all the way back. That’s the word from former NFL quarterback Ron Jaworski who said on ESPN’s NFL Matchup that Griffin isn’t throwing the ball well because he’s...

Washington Redskins “Sent Packing” by Green BayPackers

​Lambeau Field was the setting today to host the (0-1) Green Bay Packers and the visiting (0-1) Washington Redskins. Which team would walk away with a disappointing 0-2 start? The answer simply put, the Washington Redskins.​Kevin Durant of the NBA’s Oklahoma City Thunder was on hand in Green Bay Wisconsin in support of his favorite NFL team Washington Redskins, but not...

Washington Redskins at Green Bay Packers: Five Things We Learned

Whew, that was ugly...If you're a Redskins' fan like myself, that was one of the most putrid and embarrassing performances I've seen in a long time. There is a myriad of issues at hand (we'll get to that). If you're a Packers fan, well you have a lot to be excited about on this Monday. My prediction article before the weekend, well....that didn't go so well...

Redskins @ Packers: 3 Keys to the Game

 Joe Buck and Troy Aikman will be at Lambeau Field on Sunday when the Washington Redskins visit  the Green Bay Packers. Both teams took tough losses and week 1 and it will be a dog fight to avoid the dreaded 0-2 start. Since 1990, only 12 percent of team that started 0-2 have gone on to make the playoffs. Here are my 3 keys to the game: RG3's confidence – We all saw Robert...

Washington Redskins at Green Bay Packers: 2013 Week 2 NFL Pick

Washington Redskins (0-1) at Green Bay Packers (0-1) I’ve flip-flopped on this one so many times because it’s tough to know what to expect from Robert Griffin. Robert Griffin threw 4 interceptions all last regular season. Now he has 4 interceptions in his last 2 games combined, including the playoff loss to Seattle. It’s worth noting that Tom Brady had one of the worst seasons...

Photo: Kevin Durant looked less than thrilled at Packers – Redskins game

Kevin Durant would like to thank Aaron Rodgers for his enjoyable day of Washington Redskins' football.

Redskins-Packers Winners & Losers

Handing out labels following Skins games. This time a 38-20 loss at Green Bay, and it wasn’t even that close. Hey, at least Dallas and Philly lost. Winners Ryan Kerrigan — More QB pressure, as evidenced by two early sacks. Seems to be the only defender that’s worth a **** Alfred Morris — Didn’t fumble and ran for 107 on 13 carries. Pierre Garcon — Eight catches for 143...
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