Posted October 12, 2012 on
The Washington Redskins have struggled badly on third downs, even when they are in favorable yardage situations.
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According to Redskins Insider Chris Russell, Washington OC Kyle Shanahan said receiver Pierre Garcon is still battling through a foot injury.Fantasy Spin:Shanahan said it still hurts Garcon to run. This is likely an injury that Garcon will have to deal with for most of the season; it's just a matter of playing through the pain. He hasn't been very effective since returning...
Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III (concussion) was a full participant in practice Friday but he's still listed as questionable for Sunday's game.Fantasy Spin:Griffin still needs to be medically cleared to face Minnesota but all signs point to him being ready to go Sunday.
The Washington Redskins have no single answer to why they're last in the league when it comes to converting on third down.
Teams with poor third-down conversion percentages often explain the problem comes from not gaining enough yards on first and second down to set up short third-down tries.
But it's not so simple for the Redskins. They rank last in the NFL, converting...
After today’s practice, Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III says that he felt fine while on the field working with his teammates.“I felt fine. I haven’t had any bad symptoms,” said Griffin.Griffin still needs to clear another concussion test. We won’t know if he’s playing on Sunday until Friday.
According to the Washington Post, Redskins receiver Pierre Garcon (foot) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game.Fantasy Spin:Garcon is still dealing with pain in his injured foot when he runs and is not considered 100 percent. He's likely going to deal with the injury for most of the season, making him a risky fantasy start going forward even if he plays through the pain.
The Washington Redskins have listed both quarterback Robert Griffin III (concussion) and wide receiver Pierre Garcon (foot) as questionable.Barring any setbacks over the next 48 hours, Griffin will start Sunday when the Redskins face off against the 4-1 Vikings.Garcon fully practiced on both Wednesday and Thursday, but was limited on Friday.
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III participated full in Friday's practice, providing another sign that he will start Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings. Griffin is still listed as questionable, five days after he suffered a mild concussion in a loss to the Atlanta Falcons. The rookie must still receive medical clearance. "Doctors make those...
Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III (concussion) took about 75-80 percent of the snaps in Thursday's practice and had no setbacks, according to John Keim of the Washington Examiner.Fantasy Spin:Griffin should be fine to start Sunday against the Vikings. He's experienced no major symptoms following his minor concussion in Week 5 and has been able to resume practicing...
Robert Griffin III took part in the Washington Redskins' full practice Friday for the first time this week and appears set to play Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings.
Griffin was full-go after being limited Wednesday and Thursday while recovering from a concussion suffered in last week's 24-17 loss to the Atlanta Falcons. The rookie quarterback has been subject to NFL...
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Robert Griffin III is expected to be at full strength coming off his concussion against the Falcons, and hopefully he will learn from running flush out of the pocket.
The more you run in the NFL, the more you are prone to major injuries and certainly the Redskins need their franchise quarterback to stay in the...