Found October 17, 2013 on The Penalty Flag:
Robert Griffin III, the starting quarterback for the Washington Redskins, is starting to get his groove back after recovering from a knee related injury that occurred during the prior season. The injury which would require an operation on his ACL, and PCL, occurred during his 2012 post-season performance where he continued to play while he was hurt, RG3, would show a tremendous amount of heart and loyalty to his Redskin brother’s, and their enduring fan base by playing through a immense amount of pain, while attempting to stand up and  fight for them all... Read more
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  • He might play better if he WAS lit. Wonder why the Colts picked Luck???

RG3: I want defenders to hit me late

Robert Griffin III is still getting his legs back, dealing with critics constantly calling for him to slide more often and avoid taking the big hits that led to concussions and knee injuries in his rookie season. The Redskins QB's response? He's going to try to take more big hits, of course. Speaking with ESPN on Wednesday, the second-year Washington signal-caller said...

Robert Griffin III Getting Tired of the Critics?

The Washington Redskins never thought that they would be in this position; 1-4, allowing more points than they've scored, and not looking too good. In the second year of the RG3 Era it was supposed to be all touchdowns and celebrations--but it has been anything but. So the critics have been doing what they do, and while he is usually cool and collected off the field much like...

The comeuppance of Robert Griffin III

Overcoming adversity is essential to growth. Robert Griffin III is growing before our eyes. It must be galling for him to see favorable highlights of Andrew Luck and Russell Wilson, two players who avoided injury last year and have their teams in the thick of the playoff hunt now. They tie Luck to Wilson they way they once tied Luck to Griffin. Griffin ran the ball...

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III ‘needs to run more’

Dynamic Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III told the Washington Times he “needs to run more.” Redskins coach Mike Shanahan agreed and said the 23-year-old Griffin has “to be himself.” “He’s got to be himself. Robert is Robert,” said Shanahan, 61. “We don’t ask quarterbacks to do anything in particular. We have a game plan going in. Whatever that game plan may...

RG3 doesn’t want anyone telling him how to play

During a post game locker room interview with the Redskins Radio Network,  Larry Michael told Robert Griffin III that he looked fast running the ball. “Yeah, you know, I’m just really focusing on being the playmaker that I know I can be and not letting anybody else tell me how to play this game,” Griffin said via The Washington Post. “You know, I got here for a reason, and...

RGIII admits to flopping for personal fouls

RGIII knows that defenders love to hit the quarterback and he is a target out there. He drew two personal foul calls on Barry Church on Sunday and now he is admitting that he uses tactics to draw personal fouls on defenders: “There will be situations, and that’s why guys don’t want to pull up,” Griffin said. “It’s happened in the past with Michael Vick or someone like...

RGIII: “The sideline is your friend”

The double edged sword that is Robert Griffin III mobility has been the talk of Washington DC. On one hand it is possibly his most dynamic attribute, on the other it has been the cause of emotional and physical pain for him and the team leading to an ACL injury last season. He is however learning to use his surroundings to his advantage in hopes of minimizing risk. “It’s hard...

NFC Personnel Director questions RG3′s accuracy

After a very impressive rookie season where it looked like Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was one of the most accurate quarterbacks in the NFL,  he’s only completed 59.8 percent of his passes this season so far. Albert Breer of the NFL Network spoke with one NFC Personnel Director who says teams have been testing Griffin’s legs early. One NFC personnel director told...

RG3 Doesn’t Want Anyone Telling Him “How To Play This Game””

Robert Griffin III has been placed in the very difficult position of trying to work off all the rust from an ACL injury, while still trying to keep his Redskins team in contention. Griffin as well as Redskins fans have both grown impatient with the Process.  During a post-game interview with the Redskins Radio Network (via the Washington Post), Griffin said he “needed to be...

Photo: Robert Griffin III, Josh Wilson sport wigs in support of cancer survivors

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III and cornerback Josh Wilson each sported wigs to support cancer survivors.

Redskins Logo Compared to Swastika, Confederate Flag in New York Daily News Cartoon (Photo)

Does seeing the logo on Robert Griffin III‘s helmet automatically make you think of Nazi Germany? Probably not, but that’s the comparison New York Daily News cartoonist Tom Stiglich drew in Thursday’s issue of the newspaper. The cartoon, entitled “Archaic Symbols of Pride and Heritage,” depicts the Washington Redskins’ primary logo alongside the Confederate flag and...

Update On The ‘Ethan’ Gimmick In TNA Wrestling

As previously reported, Michael “Derrick Bateman” Hutter, who is the man that will be portraying “Ethan” in TNA, will go by the name Ethan Carter III. The company will be referring to him as EC3 at times, which is a takeoff of the RG3 nickname for the NFL quarterback, Robert Griffin III.

Redskins Have Bigger Issues Than QB

The Washington Redskins have started the 2013 season with a horrific 1-4 record. The last loss coming at the hands of the Dallas was possibly the worst just because of the bitter rivalry and history between the two teams. What the loss did do for the Redskins was point out where their biggest issues truly are. Robert Griffin III has struggled this season, but the second year quarterback

RGIII In A Wig For The Sake Of Awareness

Your browser does not support iframes.During the onslaught of Pinktober, it’s important to note that there are other ways to raise awareness for cancer-type issues than to slather pink on things. Yesterday, I saw a pink trash truck and it was fundamentally disturbing.So while NFL players putting on wigs to delight survivors of cancer is an odd image, at the very least, it’s trying...

RG3 ready to keep running against Bears after breakout rushing effort

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III knows what propelled him to success as a rookie in the NFL. He understands what has been missing early in a disappointing 2013 season. Now it’s time to get back to it. Griffin ran for 77 yards against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night. It was more than his combined yardage through the first four weeks of the season (72). Expect...
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