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The Washington Redskins will celebrate their 80th anniversary season with a new dome and some old-looking uniforms.
The Redskins unveiled their new indoor practice bubble Thursday and the throwback uniforms they'll wear for two home games this season.
The uniforms feature a deeper burgundy jersey with burnished gold pants and helmets. The helmets have been designed to resemble footballs.
The bubble has been a priority since Mike Shanahan became coach two years ago. The Redskins and Cincinnati Bengals had been the northernmost NFL teams without an indoor practice facility.
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The Redskins unveiled an alternate uniform on Thursday, featuring a helmet that pays tribute to the leather helmet days of the NFL.
This year, Nike became the official uniform supplier of the NFL. You knew that there would be some major changes coming to some uniforms, after all, look at what Nike has done with the University of Oregon. On Thursday, the Redskins rolled out their 80th anniversary uniforms designed by the Swoosh. The unis are made to resemble the attire the team wore in 1937 from the patch of the...
Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is a pretty smart dude and has decided to trademark his name and other nicknames he goes by.
When the Washington Redskins drafted Robert Griffin III with the second pick of the NFL Draft, they knew they had their new franchise quarterback.
The team sees dollar signs in their new quarterback, and Griffin shares that same sentiment.
Shortly after being drafted, Griffin hired an attorney and created an LLC, named Thr3escompany, according to a report by USA Today.
In which the author looks at two very different futures for the Washington Redskins, one at a time. A quick note: this piece is meant to be a bit tongue in cheek. The crystal ball would obviously state that the future of the Washington Redskins lies somewhere in between these two extremes. The Redskins have never picked higher than they just did for RG3 at any point in the...
The Washington Redskins will celebrate their 80th anniversary with these throwback uniforms. The Redskins will wear the Nike designed uniforms for two of their 16 regular-season games. Rich Campbell of the Washington Times provided the pictures via Twitter.
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Courtesy of Dan Steinberg over at D.C. Sports Bog comes this photo of what at the very least likely the first photo to emerge online of a Washington Redskins fan who has gone ahead and got himself some Robert Griffin III tattoo goodness etched into his skin. Obviously, this fellow believes that the team has [...]
The person was Robert Griffin III, the phenomenon was RG3. If you used the number it sounded like a sports car. If you used the Roman numerals it looked like an event.
Either way, it was the truth.
You may have heard the news Griffin III is trademarking both of those symbols. People have been hocking RG3 stuff all over Washington, D.C. since the Redskins took the former Baylor...
ASHBURN, Va. -- Since Mark Rypien was the Super Bowl MVP for the victorious Redskins in 1991, started 21 quarterbacks, with only Brad Johnson (1999), Mark Brunell (2005) and Todd Collins (2007) doing so in the playoffs. Mike Shanahan, who coached the Denver Broncos to consecutive Super Bowl titles in 1997 and 1998, believes that Robert Griffin III will take Washington back to...
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Redskins fans are super psyched for their new starting QB Robert Griffin III — Check out this fan submit showing Griff with his lookalike Andre 3000 of Outcast — From now on I better be careful using the RG3 moniker, Griff is trying to trademark it. To see more Brother’s From Other Mothers Click Here. -TO
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Robert Griffin III is going to do very well for himself, no matter what happens on the football field. The new starting QB for the Washington Redskins is acting quickly on his fame, and has already put the wheels in motion to profit off himself. There are several reports that Griffin hired an attorney almost [...]
Robert Griffin III could soon capitalize on his booming popularity in the nation's capital and beyond. Griffin applied for trademark applications for "RGIII," "RG3" and the phrase "Unbelievably Believable" and generated an LLC to be known as "Thr3escompany," according to the Sports Business Journal and Changelegal.com. Griffin'...
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