Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 1/8/13
There has been much speculation of how Mike Shanahan handled his star rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III, and did he intentionally ignore protocol? Team physician Dr. James Andrews originally said he didn’t clear Griffin to go back in vs. the Baltimore Ravens in December, but now he is backtracking. Shanahan is sticking to his guns, saying he got the go ahead from Andrews. Yesterday, Shanahan seemed frustrated with the barrage of questions thrown at him in his press conference on Monday. Shanahan explained his position: “Well, after the game we talked in detail. When he went back into the game at that time, I looked over at Dr. Andrews, he said, ‘Yeah, he’s ok to go back in.’ Of course I’m sitting there trying to evaluate Kirk Cousins’ play, so when someone says he’s OK… Well, what Dr. Andrews is talking about, when I talked to him today, he said, ‘Hey, Robert came around and he started showing us he could run; he was sprinting around and then he just took off, so I just fi...
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