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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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According to the Washington Post, Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III (concussion) is expected to participate in practice Wednesday, a person familiar with the situation said.Fantasy Spin:The rookie hasn't been experiencing major symptoms after suffering a concussion this past Sunday. Washington won't subject Griffin to any contact during Wednesday's practice but...
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is still on track to start Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings.
Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said Griffin - who suffered a concussion last Sunday during a 24-17 loss to the Atlanta Falcons - looked ''good'' in practice Thursday.
Shanahan says ''there didn't look like there was any setback.''...
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...
Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was practicing Wednesday after suffering a mild concussion Sunday and is expected to start against the Vikings.
Following the nasty hit he took during Sunday’s loss to the Atlanta Falcons, it appeared Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III
could miss significant time due to his head injury. However, Redskins coach
Mike Shanahan said yesterday that he was optimistic Griffin could return this
week, reports Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com:
What isn’t there to say that’s already been said about this victory for the Colts? Indianapolis played on emotion and had the heart of a champion to get the “W.”