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Robert Griffin III – The Washington Redskins selected RG3 to be their franchise quarterback and he will fill that role from Day 1. Realistically, we should expect some growing pains and he’ll probably cost the team a few games in the early going. But it’s all part of the process, and he should have plenty of highlight-reel plays as well.
Morris may be a surprise impact rookie
Kirk Cousins – We probably won’t see Cousins on the field this year, but he was impressive during the preseason. He’ll be groomed as trade bait and may wind up starting elsewhere in two or three years.
Alfred Morris – The 6th-round pick is one of three running backs on the roster. Considering the way Mike Shanahan treats his backfield, it shouldn’t come as a surprise if Morris gets a start or two this year.
Kennan Robinson – Robinson may be the only impact rookie on the defensive side of the ball. He’ll back up Perry Riley and London Fletcher at inside linebacker.
Others: offensive lineman Josh LeRibeus, corn...
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Everyone knows Heisman trophy winner rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III is a great athlete. His athleticism and intelligence are what prompted the Redskins to take RGIII with the second overall pick in the 2012 NFL draft. Griffin put that athleticism on display in this video of a game of H.O.R.S.E. between himself and fellow rookie [...]
If Robert Griffin III were a movie, then his impressive preseason action would amount to a sneak peek trailer.
In other words, the best is yet to come.
On Monday, the Sporting News posted a mini profile on Griffin, explaining how he’s appeared decisive in the pocket, agile enough to make plays on his own, and demonstrated an infectiously positive work ethic.
Basically, the No....
Washington Redskins rookie QB Robert Griffin III is a good football player. But his teammate, WR Josh Morgan, has got much love for him and has coined RG III as some type of Robo-QB that’s a mix of three NFL superstar quarterbacks. “He’s as…
fast as Michael Vick but he can make all the throws the Peyton Manning can make and he can make all the reads Tom Brady can make...
Redskins @ Saints
Washington Redskins at New Orleans Saints
Sunday: September 9th
Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins are taking their talents to South Beach… I mean the Big Easy, as they face off with Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints on the NFL’s opening weekend.
Kickoff is set for 1 o’clock on Fox where Kenny Albert, Daryl Johnson and unfortunately...
The storylines are plentiful in this much-anticipated NFC matchup, as Robert Griffin III debuts for the Washington Redskins against Drew Brees and...
Robert Griffin III and Trent Richardson are candidates for NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year. They will meet on the field December 16 when the Washington Redskins visit the Cleveland Browns. They met for a friendly preseason game of H-O-R-S-E during the NFL Combine.My friends at Gatorade sent me the NFL.com/ETP video for you to enjoy.
Trent Richardson and RGIII play H.O.R.S.E from...
In our opening weekend of football, the revamped New Orleans Saints defense will feast their eyes on rookie quarterback, Washington Redskins’ Robert Griffin III, who knows how to run like the dickens and sign deals with the likes of Subway, Addidas, and Gatorade, making him one of the most sought-after rookies for crazy-ass deals. Yes, crazy-ass deals, I tell you. Who in their...
September is finally here and we all know what that means, football season is here.Two teams that were in the offseason spotlight, the New Orleans Saints and the Washington Redskins, will strap up their helmets on Sunday and get it on at Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.This game brings story lines galore such as the suspension of Saints head coach Sean Payton and the leader...
The millennium has not been kind to the Washington Redskins and their fans, delivering seven losing seasons and just two playoff appearances since 2000. With some big acquisitions this offseason and a dedicated coaching staff striving to create a competitive football team, things are certainly headed in a more promising direction.
This April, the Redskins gave up the farm to acquire...