Found July 31, 2012 on Football Nation:
Rejoice fans! The NFL season is upon us.  Soon the soap opera that is the off-season will give way to the drama of a brand spanking new NFL season.  Before our weekly NFL joy returns, the pre-season monster must be fed.  Every nod of Robert Griffin III’s head must be dissected and disseminated to the Washington faithful, while every report out of Cleveland must remind fans that the rookie quarterback is a card carrying member of the AARP. Much of the preseason coverage appears to converge on weekly storylines, so much so that eventually multiple reporters will deliver the same story.  I like to imagine reporters and producers confirming their expert opinions by reading and listening to their competitors saying the same thing.  “Good news, according to them we think the same thing!” Ned Ryerson Oh New Orleans how they love you.  Now that the scandal is over the punishment begins.  The pundits current coverage is simply repeating the question of: how will the Saints cope with the...

Robert Griffin III reportedly taking to many sacks

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is still learning to read NFL defenses and is still adjusting to the speed of pro football, but the Washington media wants to see less sacks from the rookie quarterback.  Rich Campbell of the Washington Post has noticed over the last five training camp practices that Griffin has held onto the ball to long and taken "more than...

Robert Griffin III reportedly holding the ball too long

Getty Images According to Rich Campbell of The Washington Times, Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III has taken quite a few “sacks” during camp because he’s simply holding onto the ball too long. “Quarterback Robert Griffin III during the first five training camp practices has taken more than a few sacks because he didn’t get rid of the ball quickly enough....

Rober Griffin III has reportedly been up and down in camp

Getty Images According to Chris Russell of ESPN 980 in Washington D.C., Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III has been up and down so far in training camp. “On the field, the results have been up and down. We have seen rocket throws to Pierre Garcon (several on Friday) and we have seen tremendous bursts of speed to make a play, when something may not be there,” wrote...

Robert Griffin III, The Athletic Quarterback, And The Future Of The NFL

Has there been anyone as polarizing as Robert Griffin III this offseason? The man won the Heisman Trophy. He’s been on every endorsement commercial offered to players who can play the game at a high level. The man was even spotted at the Women’s Final Four this year rooting for his alma mater. A lot [...]The post Robert Griffin III, The Athletic Quarterback, And The Future Of...

Robert Griffin III looks like a solid selection for the Washington Redskins

Here at, we watch all the coverage, attend training camps and view every 65 preseason games in case you can’t. This afternoon, while watching coverage of the Washington Redskins training camp and the post-game presser by rookie QB Robert Griffin III, all questions regarding his maturity have been answered as far as I’m concerned. Last year, Cam Newton drew...

Rapper Wale nicknames Robert Griffin III ‘Thrizzle’ (Video)

Robert Griffin III is only entering his rookie season, and he already has more than one nickname. There is the popular “RG3″ that he earned in college, but Osi Umenyiora doesn’t believe he deserves a “cool” nickname like that until he accomplishes something at the NFL level. That’s why Osi said he’s going to call him “Bob.” If Umenyiora feels like Griffin doesn’t...

RGIII: ‘Washington is just like Baylor’

This past week was the start of summer camp for the Washington Redskins and most of the NFL.  With the Redskins it has been all about Robert Griffin III and just how good that he is going to be in his rookie year. Teammates of RGIII have been quick to say just how mature he has been [...]

Facing virtually unprecedented expectations, Robert Griffin III will at least allow Redskins fans to repress the painful memories of Rex Grossman and John Beck

Washington rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III has garnered rave reviews for his performance on the gridiron since training camp commenced July 26 at Redskins Park in Ashburn, Virginia. Griffin, 22, who the Skins nabbed out of Baylor University with the … Continue reading →

NFL Battle of Rookies: RG3 vs. Andrew Luck

One of the big questions and comparisons in the NFL is who is better? RGIII or Andrew Luck? Lets start off with Robert Griffin III. Robert Griffin III aka, RGIII, is a very good quarterback and we all saw his incredible season with Baylor last season, which led to him winning the Heisman award. Griffin put up some incredible numbers, had some very exciting and unbelievable games...

Video: Redskins Tailoring Offense Around RG3

The Washington Redskins scooped up a unique talent in Robert Griffin III when they selected him with the 2nd pick of the 2012 NFL Draft. He brings a unique skill set to the quarterback position in the NFL that is seldom seen. During his upcoming rookie season in the NFL he will be examined and compared to Carolina Panthers star QB Cam Newton. Both players bring a cannon of an arm...

Photos: Players to Watch at NFL Training Camps

NFL training camps have started throughout the league and most eyes are fixated on Peyton Manning, Andrew Luck and RG3 and how they’re going to do with their new teams. In addition to these big three, there are also a bunch of other players who have the potential to make huge impacts on their new teams. Some are rookies like Luck and RG3 and others are veterans like Manning and...
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