Found April 05, 2012 on
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Just last week, former Washington Redskins quarterback Donovan McNabb made a guest appearance on ESPN’s First Take and stated that he believes that quarterback Robert Griffin III will be a bad fit in Washington, if they end up drafting him.
McNabb went on to criticize how Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan runs the team and how his son Kyle runs the offense.
Sally Jenkins of the Washington Post, asked Shanahan what he thought about McNabb’s comments, per ProFootballTalk.com.
I’d like to let the statistics speak for themselves. I think I can take the high road,” Shanahan said.
Even though Shanahan mentioned his statistics as a coach, McNabb came prepared when he made the statements he made on ESPN with his own breakdown of Shanahan’s stats.
At the end of the day, Shanahan doesn’t have to say anything in retaliation to McNabb’s negative comments, because he’s fortunate enough to still be in the league as a coach, while McNabb’s career is likely over after flaming out in Minnesota last season.
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A Minnesota Vikings spokesman said there is "no truth" to a New
York Post report that the team is pursuing Bill Parcells to "run
the show" in Minnesota.