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Robert Griffin III
Despite the fact that Russell Wilson has been just as deserving as Robert Griffin III and Andrew Luck for this seasons’ Offensive Rookie of the Year, most debates revolve around the Top 2 picks in the 2012 NFL draft for the award. Most arguments for Luck say that he’s single-handedly improved the Colts from the 2-14 record they sported last year, he’s being asked to do more in Indianapolis’ offense and he has worse offensive weapons around him. While all three points are flawed, the third needs to be debunked.
Both teams lack elite offensive weapons all around their offenses, but it’s undeniable that the Colts have the best target on either team. Reggie Wayne is not only a future Hall of Famer, but he’s also having one of the best seasons of his career. Wayne is not only the most talented offensive player on either team, but he’s also a safety blanket for his rookie quarterback. Griffin doesn’t have that luxury.
At running back, the Colts started the season with Donald Brown, Vick B...
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After calling Robert Griffin III “kind of black, but not really” because he is engaged to a white woman, ESPN’s Rob Parker has apologized today (Credit: AP Photo) Last Thursday, while on ESPN’s First Take, columnist Rob Parker said Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was “black, but he’s not really,” because Griffin is engaged to a white woman. The company went...
ESPN today announced that it has suspended ESPN2 First Take analyst Rob Parker 30 days for comments he made last week about Redskins QB Robert Griffin III. Here is the official statement from ESPN: Marcia Keegan is a Vice President of Production for ESPN, who oversees First Take: “ESPN has decided to suspend Rob Parker for 30
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was listed a probable on the team's injury report Friday and coach Mike Shanahan indicated that there's a good chance the rookie will be cleared to play Sunday against Philadelphia. Shanahan told reporters Friday that Griffin looked good in practice but had not received medical clearance. He expected that to come Friday...
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III fully practiced today after missing this past Sunday’s game with a knee injury.
Full practice today for @rgiii, which makes it look promising for him to start Sunday vs. Philadelphia.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) December 19, 2012
If I had to guess right now whether Griffin will play or not this week against the Eagles, I’d...
If you thought Robert Griffin III could do no wrong, well, you’re still mostly right.
The NFL announced Griffin was fined $10,000 on Wednesday, but it wasn’t for anything he did on the gridiron. Griffin wore an Adidas sweatsuit and t-shirt to the Redskins’ Week 14 news conference, which the NFL considers unauthorized apparel. That’s because the NFL has an official deal...
Washington QB Robert Griffin III (knee) was a full participant in Friday's practice and has been upgraded to probable for Sunday's game against Philadelphia.Fantasy Spin:Griffin missed last week's game at Cleveland due to a mild LCL sprain, but he fully participated in practice this week. Fantasy owners should prepare to have him back for the fantasy championship game...
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is listed as
probable for Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles.
Robert Griffin III
The Redskins continued their strong push for the playoffs behind their rookie quarterback. However, it wasn't the former Heisman winner behind center but instead a guy taken 100 picks later. Kirk Cousins threw for 329 yards and two touchdowns filling in for the injured RGIII and could be in line for a second straight start.
RGIII did not play after spraining...
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Put on your thinking caps and open your minds as I try to explain to you how the corruptive forces of America's illicit drug war and mass incarceration can be seen in ESPN's morning debate festival First Take.
The show has been in the news the past week because its part-time clown, Rob Parker, gleefully swallowed Skip Bayless' bait and discussed Robert...
According to ESPN’s Ed Werder, there’s a chance Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III could be ready to play in this week’s game against the Eagles, but nothing is certain at this point.
After speaking with an orthopedic surgeon that told him Griffin has a three-week injury, Werder isn’t sure the Redskins will allow him to play. With head coach Mike Shanahan relying on...
With Robert Griffin III stealing all of Tim Tebow’s ESPN attention, the New York Jets quarterback has found a way to land himself back in the headlines.
Tebow, who has only started for the Jets once this season, will reportedly request a trade or to be released if he doesn’t get the chance to start over Greg McElroy in the final two games of the season.
Since his tenure with...
Houston Texans defensive end Antonio Smith was fined $15,750 for unnecessary roughness against Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck. Smith was fined by the league Friday for his helmet-to-helmet hit during last Sunday's game. According to the Indianapolis Star, fines for hits against Luck have totaled $129,000 this season.