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The Washington Redskins have signed fifth-round offensive guard Adam Gettis. The four-year contract averages $575,000 per year, according to a league source. That would give it a total value of roughly $2.3 million with a signing bonus of roughly $202,000. Gettis was a second-team All-Big Ten Conference selection at Iowa. The 6-foot-2, 293-pounder started every game last season at right offensive guard. Source: Scout.com
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Robert Griffin III stood out with his bright yellow cleats, but that didn't matter.
Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder, coach Mike Shanahan and the horde of media members would have honed in on the future of the franchise anyway.
It was the third and final day of the Redskins' rookie minicamp Sunday, and the reigning Heisman Trophy winner -- the second overall pick in...
Mike Shanahan wanted to make it crystal clear to the Washington Redskins first round draft choice, Robert Griffin III, that they expect him to be their guy, but they also told him that Kirk Cousins was a favorite of theirs as well. According to Griffin, Shanahan compared the #2 overall draft pick and the former [...]
Robert Griffin III already has the No. 1 quarterback job with the Washington Redskins.
Coach Mike Shanahan said Sunday that the Heisman Trophy winner from Baylor will work with the starters when the Redskins begin full offseason practices later this month.
Said Shanahan: ''He's the starter. Period.''
Griffin completed a three-day rookie camp Sunday, a little...
The Washington Redskins have signed sixth-round running back Alfred Morris and sixth-round offensive tackle Tom Compton to four-year contracts. Morris was selected 173rd overall out of Florida Atlantic. Morris, 23, is a 5-foot-10, 219-pounder with 4.6 speed. Compton is a 6-foot-5, 314-pounder from the University of South Dakota selected 193rd overall. Compton was the Great West Conference...
There really is no sense messing around with this one. The Washington Redskins have named No. 2 overall pick Robert Griffin III the starting quarterback.
It's nice to see head coach Mike Shanahan get this out of the way. It isn't a surprise that Griffin III was named the starter, but some thought that he would have to compete with Rex Grossman for the starting gig this...
The Washington Redskins have signed seventh-round picks Cornerback Richard Crawford and Jordan Bernstine, the team announced Friday. Terms of the deals were not revealed. Crawford, a cornerback, played at SMU where he had 106 tackles and six interceptions in two seasons. Bernstine, a safety, played at Iowa where he had 108 tackles and one interception in 44 games. The team...
Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan on Sunday named newly drafted quarterback Robert Griffin III as the team's starting quarterback. "He's the starter. Period," Shanahan said told the Washington Post.Griffin has participated in five rookie practices during the past three days, concluding the mini-camp Sunday. The Baylor product was selected 10 days ago with...
Washington Redskins Head Coach Mike Shanahan said the only thing I wanted to hear about Robert Griffin III, "He's the starter, period," Shanahan stated in today's press conference following the Rookie mini-camp.
Then Shanahan got into words that coaches who draft young quarterbacks always say. Developing Griffin is going to take time. Blah blah blah and yada yada...
Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan made sure that everyone understands there isn’t going to be a battle between Kirk Cousins and Robert Griffin III for the starting quarterback job.
Shanahan made it clear that Griffin is the guy that will start with the first unit during OTA’s.
“Obviously any time you pick a player with the second pick in the draft and you give up...
The battle for the Skins starting quarterback job is over before it even began … and that shouldn’t come as much of a surprise.
Following the conclusion of Washington’s rookie minicamp Sunday, head coach Mike Shanahan wasted little time, officially announcing that Robert Griffin III will be the team’s starter under center this season.
“He’s the starter. Period,” Shanahan...
By Adam Dobrowolski
Cold, Hard Football Facts Diagnostician
Another year, another disaster in the Daniel Snyder Era. Second-year head coach Mike Shanahan decided it was fine to star the year with a quarterback battle between Rex Grossman and John Beck. Meanwhile, the team had no true defensive line studs to recover from the Albert Haynesworth debacle.
Sure, the team started...
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Today I will be analyzing the Washington Redskins 2012 NFL draft class, giving my thoughts on their picks and what kind of impact I think they can make for their team.
Round 1 Pick 2 Robert Griffin III QB Baylor - Great...
Baylor's Robert Griffin III and Terrance Ganaway were recognized as standout student athletes by the NFF Hampshire Honor Society
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.