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RG3 looks as if he will play this week against the Vikings. The Redskins will need him if they want to win this week, because Kirk Cousins looked horrible in his few snaps that he took. Cousins threw two interceptions in just 9 passes.Robert Griffin III (concussion) says he “felt fine” in Wednesday’s limited practice, and hasn’t had any “bad symptoms.” “I felt sharp. I felt good,” Griffin said. “No symptoms.” Barring a setback, Griffin should be cleared for full practice by Friday, and will be under center against the Vikings. Concussions are tricky, but owners can begin to breathe a sigh of relief. For what it’s worth, Griffin says there’s “no doubt” he’ll play.The Vikings defense has been playing great, and if the Redskins want to win they are going to have to be able to run and pass the ball effectively. RG3 at 50 percent gives them the best chance to win.
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Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III (concussion) was a full participant in practice Friday but he's still listed as questionable for Sunday's game.Fantasy Spin:Griffin still needs to be medically cleared to face Minnesota but all signs point to him being ready to go Sunday.
The Washington Redskins have no single answer to why they're last in the league when it comes to converting on third down.
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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...
After today’s practice, Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III says that he felt fine while on the field working with his teammates.“I felt fine. I haven’t had any bad symptoms,” said Griffin.Griffin still needs to clear another concussion test. We won’t know if he’s playing on Sunday until Friday.
According to the Washington Post, Redskins receiver Pierre Garcon (foot) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game.Fantasy Spin:Garcon is still dealing with pain in his injured foot when he runs and is not considered 100 percent. He's likely going to deal with the injury for most of the season, making him a risky fantasy start going forward even if he plays through the pain.
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.''...
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...
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...
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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...
MINNESOTA VIKINGS (4-1) AT WASHINGTON REDSKINS (2-3)
Where: FedEx Field
When: Sunday at 4:25 p.m. Eastern Time
Watch: Fox5 WTTG
Pointspread: Vikings -1.5
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The Redskins look to get back on track when they host the Vikings on Sunday at Fed Ex Field. Minnesota has been one of...
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Robert Griffin III is expected to be at full strength coming off his concussion against the Falcons, and hopefully he will learn from running flush out of the pocket.
The more you run in the NFL, the more you are prone to major injuries and certainly the Redskins need their franchise quarterback to stay in the...