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Robert Griffin III returned to practice today after passing agility and cardiac tests yesterday, as prescribe by the NFL's concussion protocol.
After practice, RGIII stated that "I felt sharp, felt good, no symptoms of a concussion. " Griffin is also aware of his various responsibilities as the franchise quarterback. He stated that he needs to learn and understand a balancing act, balancing "the player maker that I am and living to play another down." He's right. RGIII needs to learn to slide and pick and choose when to run.
RGIII also said there no doubt he is ready to play on Sunday. That's a good thing for Washington. While rookie QB Kirk Cousins is developing, will learn from his mistakes, and has shown promising flashes, Cousins is not RGIII. The Washington offense needs a health RGIII. Obviously, RGIII is not the decision make on his availability for Sunday. That will be determined by trainers and an inde...
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According to the Washington Post, Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III (concussion) is expected to participate in practice Wednesday, a person familiar with the situation said.Fantasy Spin:The rookie hasn't been experiencing major symptoms after suffering a concussion this past Sunday. Washington won't subject Griffin to any contact during Wednesday's practice but...
Washington Redskins star rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III has officially been cleared to practice for the team now, but there will be no contact involved, according to a report made by the Washington Post.“He will practice tomorrow,” a source told the Post.Griffin suffered a mild concussion on Sunday in the Redskins’ 24-17 loss to the Atlanta Falcons, where he got...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Robert Griffin III's Sunday tweet declaring he'd play this weekend following his concussion in the Washington Redskins' 24-17 loss to the Atlanta Falcons is proving to be true.Griffin, the rookie sensation who has captivated the nation's capital, practiced Wednesday and is expected to start at quarterback when Washington (2-3) hosts the Minnesota...
According to Rich Campbell of the Washington Times, Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said quarterback Robert Griffin III (concussion) is "feeling good. No dizziness, vomiting or headaches."Fantasy Spin:It's a good sign that the rookie isn't experiencing any major symptoms a day after suffering a concussion. He has a good shot of passing the league's concussion tests...
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is still on track to start Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings.
Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said Griffin - who suffered a concussion last Sunday during a 24-17 loss to the Atlanta Falcons - looked ''good'' in practice Thursday.
Shanahan says ''there didn't look like there was any setback.''...
Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III (concussion) took about 75-80 percent of the snaps in Thursday's practice and had no setbacks, according to John Keim of the Washington Examiner.Fantasy Spin:Griffin should be fine to start Sunday against the Vikings. He's experienced no major symptoms following his minor concussion in Week 5 and has been able to resume practicing...
Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said on Monday that quarterback Robert Griffin III is "feeling good" after suffering a concussion during Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons.
Griffin left the contest after taking a hit to the head by Falcons linebacker Sean Weatherspoon.
Shanahan said Griffin has "no dizziness, no headaches, and no vomiting."
Robert Griffin III has passed all cardio and agility tests as required under the NFL concussion protocol and has been cleared to practice. Griffin will be evaluated after practice tomorrow.
Excellent news for Redskins fans as Griffin passes a key hurdle to return this Sunday. Should he come out of tomorrows practice symptom free, he will play on Sunday.
Redskins Say Play-Calling Won’t Change, With Or Without RG3 -
Washington Redskins Offensive Coordinator Kyle Shanahan stated that he will not change his play-calling to protect Robert Griffin III, coming off a Week 5 concussion. “If I went into a game thinking I had to call a different game because, if he got hit, he’s going to be hurt, then he shouldn’t be playing,” Shanahan...
Following the nasty hit he took during Sunday’s loss to the Atlanta Falcons, it appeared Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III
could miss significant time due to his head injury. However, Redskins coach
Mike Shanahan said yesterday that he was optimistic Griffin could return this
week, reports Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com:
What isn’t there to say that’s already been said about this victory for the Colts? Indianapolis played on emotion and had the heart of a champion to get the “W.”
I was a guest on NewsTalk with Bruce DePuyt on News Channel 8 today to discuss the Washington Nationals, the Washington Redskins and the injury to Robert Griffin III. Have a look.