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Today the Washington Redskins posted a picture of Robert Griffin III on their Twitter feed that showed him throwing a football wearing his home uniform.
#Redskins QB @RGIII gets geared up and throws to staff members on the back field.More to come soon! twitter.com/Redskins/statu…
— Redskins (@Redskins) May 3, 2012
Griffin was apparently doing a rookie photo shoot, then the Redskins had him throw some footballs on one of their practice fields as they took pictures of him. Nice little tease for their fans of what’s to come this season.
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Jason Reid, a sports columnist with the Washington Post, defends Mike Shanahan’s decision to draft quarterback Kirk Cousins in the fourth round, even though they got their supposed franchise quarterback Robert Griffin III with the second overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft.
Reid points out that Cousins is the winningest quarterback in Michigan State history. And, as Shanahan stated...
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“I’m going to the Patriots,” said Gaffney per Anderson.
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When yesterday began, Jabar Gaffney was a member of the Washington Redskins, but by the end of today, he will be a member of the New England Patriots.
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It has been a generation. 1991 - 2011Mark RypienCary ConklinRich GannonJohn FrieszHeath ShulerGus FrerotteTrent GreenBrad JohnsonJeff GeorgeTony BanksDanny WuerffelShane MatthewsTim HasselbeckPatrick RamsoeyMark BrunellTodd CollinsJason CampbellDonovan McNabbJohn BeckRex GrossmanAnd that is all I have to say about that.Hail.
When the Washington Redskins selected Robert Griffin III with the second overall pick of the NFL Draft, they took a player who was the face of a school deep in the heart of Dallas Cowboys country.
And now the team is looking to capitalize on the success of RGIII as they try to gather "new" Redskins fans who are not ready to jump off the Griffin bandwagon just yet.
25 Big 12 players (not including incoming schools TCU and West Virginia) were drafted in the 2012 NFL draft, and another 31 have been signed in free agency thus far. Here’s a breakdown by school: Baylor Bears Drafted: 1st Round (2nd overall) — Robert Griffin III (QB) — Washington Redskins 1st Round (20) — Kendall [...]