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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Robert Griffin III says his surgically repaired right knee is "doing good" and he will be ready to play next season.
The Washington Redskins quarterback was at the Texas Capitol on Tuesday and he told The Associated Press he'll be ready to return play when it's time.
Griffin won the 2011 Heisman Trophy at Baylor before the Redskins made him the No. 2 overall pick and he led the team to the NFC East title. Coach Mike Shanahan said Monday that Griffin's muscles are stronger than expected after January surgery to repair two knee ligaments.
Griffin was honored by Texas lawmakers on the Senate floor. Senator Kirk Watson of Austin says Griffin has somehow managed to get Texans cheering for the Redskins, the fierce rival of the Dallas Cowboys.
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The Washington Redskins released cornerback DeAngelo Hall on Monday and are now reportedly interested in New England Patriots corner Aqib Talib.
According to Mike Garafolo of USA Today Sports, the Redskins will be "making a push to sign" Talib as soon as he
The NFL says that it takes its random drug testing policy seriously and proved it by testing Kirk Cousins in a very unusual place.
According to Grant Paulsen of 106.7 The Fan in D.C., the Redskins have restructured Adam Carricker’s contract. Now they won’t have to release him to create more cap room.
Just talked to Adam Carriker. He confirmed that he re-structured his deal to have a smaller ’13 cap number. Last 2 yrs of deal won’t change.
— Grant Paulsen (@granthpaulsen) March 11, 2013
With an $18 Million Salary Cap Fine to pay, the Redskins are forced to do more with less in the 2013 Draft. What are their areas of need and will they have the luxury to draft the best player on the board? Based on last season’s statistics and observations, here are my absolute areas of weakness that need to be addressed by the Redskins in this year’s NFL Draft: Priority 1:...
The memo has been sent. The NFL is serious about its drug testing policy. Just ask Washington Redskins backup quarterback Kirk Cousins about his recent encounter.
NFL’s off-season drug testing at my grandma’s town-home! I’m all for a clean game but weird having a stranger watch u in your own bathroom
— Kirk Cousins (@KirkCousins8) March 13, 2013
Interesting story and kudos...
They will be a better team without him around. All bark, but little bite.
Breaking News: #Redskins have released DeAngelo Hall.
— Dov Kleiman (@NFL_RealUpdates) March 11, 2013