Found August 23, 2013 on Players View:
There are not very many men that have a better reputation in the NFL that Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher. The  38-year-old veteran is about to embark upon or is very close to the victory lap stage of his career. He is still playing with a warrior’s heart even if that means that he does not always handle things per protocol. Please click here to read this extensive story. The post London Fletcher hid post-concussion symptoms from the Redskins appeared first on Players View.

What to Watch For in the Redskins Third Preseason Game

In the NFL, the third game of the preseason is typically the dress rehearsal for the regular season. For the Redskins it will be a little different. Today against Buffalo Rex Grossman will lead the first team offense for likely a half and former West Virginia stand out Pat White will take over when Grossman exits. Grossman came into training camp as the number three quarterback,...

Fred Smoot still likes to party

It must be really, really tough to be a retired athlete. I mean, one day you’re on top of the world, making millions of dollars, with tens of thousands of fans cheering for you. Your off days are spent watching tape of sports; your nights are spent partying around town and living the life.  And on weekends, or in the offseason? Party boat time.  But once those days are over,...

5 Good Reasons The Washington Redskins Will Miss The Playoffs

First, a couple of disclaimers.I am not a fan of the Washington Redskins.  My good friend, Drew, is a diehard.  He has season tickets, despite living in southeast Tennessee, and everything about him is Redskins colors, including his car and desk at work.  So, I have a decent working knowledge of what’s going on in the Redskins’ camp, even if I don’t read the reports daily...

Robert Griffin III fined $10,000 for T-shirt

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III has been fined $10,000 by the NFL for wearing unauthorized apparel, a T-shirt with ''Operation Patience'' on it. Griffin, recovering from a knee injury and yet to play in the preseason, wore the shirt on the field before Washington's exhibition game Monday night against Pittsburgh. NFL spokesman Randall Liu confirmed the...

RG3 Fined 10k for Wearing ‘Operation Patience’ Shirt

  Redskins QB Robert Griffin III was fined $10,000 for wearing “unauthorized apparel” according to the Washington Post.  Griffin was wearing a T-shirt that had “Operation Patience” across the front, which is the Redskins’ plan for easing Griffin back to full team activities.  The NFL is strict about what players can be seen wearing on game days when visible to stadium...

Video: Wale produces title track for Robert Griffin III documentary

Wale, a Washington fan, was asked by Redskins QB Robert Griffin IIII and Gatorade to to create his documentary's title track, and “No Pain No Game” was the end result.

No sign of RG3's rogue shirt before Redskins game

Robert Griffin III dressed to impress the NFL, with no sign of the T-shirt that got him fined earlier in the week. The Washington Redskins' quarterback came out in full uniform for warm-ups some 2 1/2 hours before Saturday's preseason game against the Buffalo Bills. Griffin wore a T-shirt with the words ''Operation Patience'' before the Redskins' game...

Robert Griffin III fined $10,000 by NFL for apparel violation

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III has been fined $10000 by the NFL for an apparel violation a person familiar with the league’s action said. The fine was assessed to Griffin for wearing unauthorized apparel during pregame warmups prior to Monday night’s preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at FedEx Field the person said speaking on the condition of...

Michael Vick says he will be a threat in run game

Michael Vick will be the Philadelphia Eagles starting quarterback this season and vows that he will be a duel threat when it comes to game time. Vick has been working on getting in shape, training his legs in preparation to run. Vick, who just last month said he added four pounds of muscle to withstand more hits, said he would be doing 500-600 pushups and situps until he couldn...

Mike Shanahan: ‘Anything short of a Super Bowl is failure’

Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan has set the bar on the upcoming season; Super Bowl or bust. During a recent press conference, Shanahan told reporters that Redskins’ players have “set the expectations: anything short of a Super Bowl is failure.” Shanahan on #Redskins players: "They have set the expectations: anything short of a Super Bowl is a failure."...

RG3 fined $10,000 by NFL for wearing ‘unauthorized apparel’

Toni L. Sandys/The Washington Post Robert Griffin was fined $10,ooo by the NFL for violating the league’s apparel rules.  He wore a shirt which read “Operation Patience” during the pregame warmups before the Redskins took on the Pittsburgh Steelers on Monday night. Here’s more from Mark Maske of the Washington Post: Griffin did not play in the game Monday night. The Redskins...

Washington Redskins say it’s Super Bowl or Bust

Lofty goals when your quarterback is coming off an ACL tear…. Mike Shanahan says @Redskins players have set expectations: "Anything short of a Super Bowl is a failure." — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) August 23, 2013

NFL fines RG3 for T-shirt

The NFL has strict guidelines on what you can and cannot wear when you are on the field. These wardrobe guidelines are not just for the game. It also includes the pregame. Last Monday when Washington Redskins quarterback on the field to warm up before the game he wore a T-shirt that said “Operation Patience.” Seems like an okay shirt to wear right? Not by the league’s standards...
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