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Found December 12, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network,  the current coaches on the Redskins staff all believe they’re getting fired. One thing clear from talking to #Redskins coaches: They all think they're getting fired, tho no official word has come down. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) December 13, 2013 They’re all very smart men, because there’s no way Mike Shanahan survives this.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Report: Redskins coaches all believe they’re getting fired appeared first on Pro Football Zone.


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    Some people might believe Mike Shanahan wanted to trade up for Robert Griffin III, but that’s not true. According to Mike Silver of the NFL Network via NFL.com,  Redskins owner Dan Snyder was the driving force behind the trade that brought RG3 to Washington D.C. As it turns out, owner Daniel Snyder was actually “receptive” to Shanahan...

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    Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan told the media today that he wouldn’t have benched Robert Griffin III if he didn’t have the full support of both owner Dan Snyder and general manager Bruce Allen. Per Shanahan, the three of them decided the best course of action was to give Kirk Cousins an opportunity to play so Griffin can go into the offseason...

Michael Irvin pulls the race card over Robert Griffin III benching

There has been no shortage of controversy surrounding Mike Shanahan’s decision to bench Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III for the rest of the season. Between speculation that Shanahan is intentionally trying to get himself fired and reports that RG3 is furious, the situation has turned into a full-blown circus. And now, Michael Irvin has […]

Mike Shanahan still hasn’t denied ESPN report

    Washington Redskins’ head coach (for now) Mike Shanahan had a long and honest press conference today where he talked about a lot of topics. As pointed out by ProFootballTalk, Shanahan still hasn’t denied the ESPN report that claims the head coach wanted out of Washington last year. “What I said is there’s always bits and pieces of an article...

Redskins place Evan Royster on IR

Washington Redskins running back Evan Royster's quiet season has officially come to an end. Curtis Crabtree of Pro Football Talk reports the Redskins have placed Royster on the season-ending injured reserve list.Royster suffered an ankle injury during Sunday's 45-10 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. The running back played in 10 games this season, but only had two carries...

Robert Griffin III inactive this Sunday; Kirk Cousins to start for Redskins

The latest development out of the saga in Washington is that quarterback Robert Griffin III will be inactive this Sunday when the Redskins take on the Atlanta Falcons. NFL.com's Jeff Darlington reports Kirk Cousins will get the start and will be backed up by veteran Rex Grossman.Redskins players have been told Rex Grossman will backup Kirk Cousins on Sunday -- and Robert...

Bingo, RG3's benching: 10 awkward Redskins moments

(Eds: Will stand. With AP Photos.) By JOSEPH WHITE AP Sports Writer Mike Shanahan called it a ''circus atmosphere.'' He didn't have to. Washington Redskins fans already know the drill. From ''maroon and black'' to ''bingo,'' from Spurrier to Zorn, Robert Griffin III's benching this week fits right in with the narrative that...

RG3 Benched, Kirk Cousins To Start Against Atlanta

What began as a rumor looks to now be official: Skins coach Mike Shanahan will shut down RGIII for the remainder of the season and let Kirk Cousins play. The news is everywhere now, and the latest shows that Rex Grossman will be the backup Sunday in Atlanta, putting Griffin on the inactive list. Team source confirms NFL AM report that Kirk Cousins will start for the #Redskins against...

Jordan Reed Not Practicing Wednesday

Redskins tight end Jordan Reed (concussion) did not practice Wednesday.Fantasy Spin:Reed appears to be going backwards after passing concussion tests two weeks ago. He was a late inactive in each of the last two games and is in danger of missing a third straight in Week 15.

Report: Redskins Shutting Down TE Jordan Reed For The Season

Ross Jones of FOXSports.com reports that the Redskins will shut down TE Jordan Reed for the remainder of the season. Jones’ sources added that Washington didn’t want to risk any further injury to their young tight end. HC Mike Shanahan mentioned on Thursday that team had yet to decide whether or not Reed would play again this season, but it appears as though the team...

Mike Shanahan Puts Dan Snyder’s Favorite Toy Way Up On The Highest Shelf

Well well well we all knew it would come to this one days folks. I hate to say “I told you so” but I did and it looks like you owe me a apology. Redskins coach Mike Shanahan has made the call to go with the hot hand in Kirk “KC Masterpiece” Cousins and at the same time sticking it to Redskins owner (no offense) Dan Snyder by taking away his favorite toy right before the holidays...

Report: Kirk Cousins to Start in Place of Robert Griffin III for Redskins on Sunday

Changes are being made in the nation’s capital, and RG3 can’t be too happy about them. After enduring another putrid performance on Sunday, leading to Washington’s fifth straight loss, Mike Shanahan has decided to make a change at the quarterback position in D.C. Second-year quarterback Kirk Cousins will start for the Redskins on Sunday in Atlanta, replacing Robert Griffin...

Report: Shanahan believes Kirk Cousins can run the Redskin offense better than RG3

    According to Chris Russell of ESPN 980,  Adam Schefter believes that Robert Griffin III was benched because Mike Shanahan believes Kirk Cousins can run his offense better. @AdamSchefter says on @ESPNRadio980 what we mentioned earlier that this is much more about believing Kirk Cousins can run offense better. — Chris Russell (@Russellmania980...

Shanahan Benches RGIII in Favor of Kirk Cousins

Today, it was announced that Robert Griffin III would be shut down for the remainder of the season. Head Coach Mike Shanahan made the decision to sit RGIII in favor of Cousins because he felt it was best for the franchise moving forward. Many believe that Shanahan is on his way out and he is just pushing […]
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