Found December 06, 2012 on 60 Max Power O:
He is quickly becoming a favorite target for Robert Griffin III and Pierre Garcon likes it that way. After catching footballs from Peyton Manning, Garcon has seen all the variables of the quarterback-receiver relationship. Rookie RG3 has been hooking up with Santana Moss, however, Garcon has been playing hurt and Monday night against the Giants, Garcon had 8 catches for 106 yards and a touchdown for the winning score. Garcon spoke to ESPN 980 in Washington D.C. with The Sports about playing with his injury while he’s not 100%. “I’m getting better, got a lot of work to do trying to get back to 100 percent, but it’s getting better. … Trying to manage the pain and playing with pain, it’s kind of a part of football now. With the ending of the season coming up, I’m sure a lot of guys are playing with pain.” “I don’t feel 100 percent, so I guess I’m not feeling as fast as I think I can be or think I am. But it could kind of be helping me, I guess.” “Injuries are part of the game. If

RG3 Chants Break Out to the Redskins Marching Band Drumline

I might be a little late to this video, but it doesn’t get much better than this. The Skins 12th man always adds to the fan experience, and I am sure those who participated in this chant won’t soon forget that moment. Hopefully the Redskins Marching band will be leading another RG3 chant this Sunday after the Battle of The Beltway match-up between the Ravens.   Related posts...

Robert Griffin III’s jersey, cleats placed in Hall of Fame

It remains to be seen whether Robert Griffin III will one day be immortalized in Canton, but he's already gotten his foot through the door. Literally. reports that Griffin's jersey and cleats from Monday night's win over the Giants will be displayed in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. In the 17-16 victory, which put Washington (6-6) just one game out of first...

DeAngelo Hall says he’s playing this week, despite being crutches

Washington Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall did an interview with Chad Dukes of 106.7 The Fan in D.C., and Dukes noticed that Hall was using  crutches and took a picture that he ended up posting on Twitter. Hall made it clear that he’ll be ready for Sunday’s game against the Ravens. DeAngelo Hall “There’s no way I’m not playing.” Vs Ravens. He called the Cedric Griffin...

In RG3's shadow is Morris, Redskins' other rookie

On third-and-one, Robert Griffin III faked an up-the-middle handoff to Alfred Morris - and the New York Giants fell for it big-time. ''They all just crashed down on me,'' Morris said. ''When that happens, I really just laugh in the pile. `Ha, ha.' I was thinking, like, `Y'all dumb, y'all tackled me, but the quarterback is running down the field...

Redskins activate OT Compton from practice squad

The Washington Redskins promoted offensive tackle Tom Compton from the practice squad to take the active roster spot of cornerback Cedric Griffin. Griffin was suspended for the rest of the regular season for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy. Compton was a sixth-round draft pick by the Redskins this year out of South Dakota. He has yet to appear in an NFL game. ...

Washington Redskins: Week 14 NFL Power Rankings (#8)

Last week: 14 (+6) Record: 6-6 Net points per drive: -0.04 (16th) DVOA: 4.3% (11th) Weighted DVOA: 7.6% (11th) Studs QB Robert Griffin: 13 of 21 for 163 yards and a touchdown, 3 drops, 99.3 adjusted QB rating, pressured on 7 of 21 drop backs (3 of 7, 1 drop), rushed for 72 yards (22 after contact) on 5 attempts, 1 fumble, 1 broken tackle WR Pierre Garcon: Caught 8 passes for 106...

Washington Redskins Could Be Traded for FBI by Washington D.C., Prince George’s County

We’re well aware that you can trade players, and managers, for that matter. But can you trade a major professional sports organization for the Federal Bureau of Investigations? We may find out. According to NBC, Washington D.C. wants the Redskins back within the city. The problem is that the team’s lease at FedEx Field in Prince George’s County, Md. runs through 2027, seemingly...

Baltimore Ravens at Washington Redskins: Three Bold Predictions

The Beltway Battle will once again be fought this Sunday in Landover as the Baltimore Ravens take on the Washington Redskins for the third time since 2001. Though Baltimore has won the last two matchups against the Redskins, circumstances are much different for both teams this time around.  While the Ravens have been persevering through a rough season fraught with injuries, they...
Redskins News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.