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Robert Griffin III and Mike Shanahan peppered the men in stripes with questions when NFL officials made their annual presentation at Washington Redskins training camp, the quarterback and coach trying to get clarity on how the franchise player can protect himself.
''Mike asked a question, Robert asked a question - they should have had their own private little meeting,'' backup quarterback Rex Grossman said.
The emergence of mobile quarterbacks like Griffin has presented a challenge not only for NFL defenses, but also for the refs, who have to discern what's legal and what's not when it comes to hits delivered to QBs. The zone-read, in which Griffin has the option of keeping the ball or handing it off based on how the defense reacts, is a specific new wrinkle that required some adjustment from all parties.
''That's the beauty of this game,'' referee Gene Steratore said Friday. ''Every year it seems either by new unbelievable tale...
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We aren’t sure if Georgia Poole can lay claim to be the oldest living Washington Redskins fan in the world at the age of 99, but it is going to be tough to disprove it, as she made her way to the team’s training camp. Oh, and this is not just some old school fan who only remembers the days of ‘Slinging’ Sammy Baugh. Nah, she’s a full-fledged Robert Griffin III groupie....
You know you've hit the big time when you get a menu item at a local restaurant named after you.
Now Robert Griffin III can officially say he is somebody after the Metro Grill in Richmond, Virginia named a monstrous burger after the Washington Redskins quarterback.
The RG3 Burger isn't just any ordinary burger. According to the Washington Post, this behemoth on a bun consists...
Redskins sophomore quarterback Robert Griffin III has yet to suffer a setback
to his reconstructed knee through the first week of training camp, according to
NFL.com's Chris Wesseling. During the 2012 regular season, Griffin suffered a torn ACL and LCL in what would become known as the most scrutinized right knee in America. Remarkably, he only missed one game last...
Fans of Washington Redskins superstar Robert Griffin III can now eat an amazing-looking, gut-wrenching (literally) RG3 burger in his honor in Richmond, Va.
You know you've made it when they start naming food after you. After just one season in the NFL the quarterback of the Washington Redskins, Robert Griffin III, well--he has made it. Not only does the man have some food named after him, but it is a monster of a burger.
The kind of thing to make a fat guy eye's go as wide as an eight-year old's on Christmas morning....
Robert Griffin III is getting more work at Washington Redskins training camp.
Coach Mike Shanahan said the quarterback had about ''16 or 17'' snaps Wednesday during 7-on-7 drills.
That's an increase from eight snaps the first few days and 10 snaps the next few days as Griffin works back into shape following reconstructive knee surgery.
Griffin got the extra...
Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan confirmed today that quarterback Robert Griffin III doesn’t have any swelling in his knee and hasn’t suffered any set backs so far.
“I thought he had a good week. The best part about it there wasn’t any setback,” said Shanahan, via Chris Russell of ESPN 980.
Shanahan told reporters they have multiple plans in place for Griffin...
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III impressed coach Mike Shanahan with his accuracy in this week's practices. Now Shanahan is buoyed by Griffin's ability to get through the week without a setback to his surgically repaired knee.
"I thought he had a good week" Shanahan said Saturday via The Washington Post. "The best part about it (was) there...
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According to the Associated Press, Robert Griffin III’s snap count has been increasing at Redskins camp.
Coach Mike Shanahan said the quarterback had about “16 or 17″ snaps Wednesday during 7-on-7 drills.
That’s an increase from eight snaps the first few days and 10 snaps the next few days as Griffin works back into shape following reconstructive...
After sitting through an entire offseason, the NFL season is finally here as teams reported to training camp last week. Just as we saw last year with guys like Andrew Luck, Russell Westbrook and Redskins teammates, Robert Griffin III and Alfred Morris, we’re expecting a few guys to establish themselves as the potential best of [...]