Found October 10, 2012 on Fox Sports North:
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Robert Griffin III's Sunday tweet declaring he'd play this weekend following his concussion in the Washington Redskins' 24-17 loss to the Atlanta Falcons is proving to be true.Griffin, the rookie sensation who has captivated the nation's capital, practiced Wednesday and is expected to start at quarterback when Washington (2-3) hosts the Minnesota Vikings (4-1) on Sunday. The quarterback suffered a mild concussion when he scrambled out of the pocket and was hit by Atlanta linebacker Sean Weatherspoon while he slid near the sideline."Every day is an evaluation period," Redskins coach Mike Shanahan told Minnesota reporters Wednesday during a conference call. "You don't know after each practice. He'll go through the tests. Doctors will see how he does, see if there's any dizziness or passes the test. If he does, then he goes to the next day. If he does that, then he goes to the next day. So, it's an ongoing process. We ...
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