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Have you ever heard of the old quote, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it?” Well, when applied to fantasy football, it’s best to go with what works.And in this case it’s not to draft risky players when there are similar-tiered, safer options at a particular position.Now by no means am I a “play it safe” all the time type of fantasy owner. I LOVE upside, and I love taking chances on fliers that have high upside that are available in the middle and end of fantasy drafts.By solidifying the core of your team first and not drafting a squad of injury-prone players, you will be in a better position to have a consistent, playoff-caliber roster.Let me give you an example of what I mean by “risky fantasy roster".QB: Robert Griffin IIIRB: Arian FosterRB: Darren McFaddenRB/WR: Ryan MathewsWR: Hakeem NicksWR: Danny AmendolaMany of you are thinking, “wow! Where do I sign up for this roster?” While the sheer talent if this roster is through the roof, this roster is one of the most injury-prone o...
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Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan finally revealed what most expected: Robert Griffin III will be under center for the team's regular season debut.
Robert Griffin III spoke with the media following Wednesday’s practice. RGIII on Call With Philly Media
"Operation patience" has finally come to an official end.
Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan announced Monday, that quarterback Robert Griffin III will start Week 1 against the Philadelphia Eagles in the season premier of "Monday Night Football", NFL.com's Chris Wesseling reports.
The news comes as no surprise. Griffin was reportedly ahead...
One year removed from outstanding fantasy football rookie seasons, Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III and Russell Wilson all have high expectations surrounding them. While they are all talented enough to repeat or even have a better season in 2013, there will be some adjustments that have to be made. So what should fans and fantasy football owners expect out of this trio?... Read more
Robert Griffin III says he'll be "getting down on Monday night."
Sounds like someone headed to a disco, but the Washington Redskins quarterback was making the case Wednesday that he has learned his lesson and will slide more to avoid hits in his second NFL season.
Griffin says he's heard so much about the subject over the last eight months that it's ingrained...
According to NFL.com’s Around the League, Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan announced that Robert Griffin III will be their week one starter.
Shanahan officially announces @RGIII is starter.
— NFL: AroundTheLeague (@NFL_ATL) September 2, 2013
This isn’t a surprise at all since Griffin was cleared last week.
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So much for those last-minute "concerns." RG3 is starting Week 1.
Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said Monday that Robert Griffin III will be under center for next week's Monday night opener against the Philadelphia Eagles.
Griffin was cleared last Thursday to play in Week 1 by his surgeon, Dr. James Andrews. However, Shanahan said at the time that Andrews...
With most of the football world's focus on Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III's recovery throughout the offseason, wide receiver Pierre Garçon's recovery from a foot injury that forced him to miss some time in 2012 has flown relatively under the radar.
Garçon said on Tuesday that the injured toe in his foot feels "100 percent", according to...
The longest-tenured player in Washington Redskins history is worried about the NFL longevity of Robert Griffin III.
Appearing at the league's 2013 season kickoff party in Baltimore, Pro Football Hall of Fame cornerback Darrell Green said Wednesday night he believes Griffin must become a more conventional quarterback to stay healthy and enjoy long-term success. That means morphing...
According to ProFootballTalk.com, Redskins coach Mike Shanahan has confirmed that Robert Griffin III (knee) will start in Week 1 against the Eagles.Fantasy Spin:We already knew the quarterback had been cleared by Dr. James Andrews, but Shanahan waited on making the official announcement. Philadelphia has major defensive concerns and likely will be a bottom-five unit this season,...
Copperas Cove (Texas) head coach Jack Welch thought he was making the safe play when he called for a squib kick in a game against A&M Consolidated on Friday. His team was leading 41-38 with one second left in the high school football matchup.
Unfortunately, Welch's call backfired as the College Station-based A&M Consolidated squad channeled Cal-Stanford on the game&...
Last season saw several quarterbacks break through various career barriers and become NFL mainstays. The rookie class of Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III and Russell Wilson continued the recent trends of rookie success and also set a new standard for youngsters with all three of their teams reaching the playoffs. Second year phenom Colin Kaepernick took over the starting role in the...
After an offseason full of monitoring Robert Griffin III's reconstructed knee, the Jets' QB controversy and off-the-field trouble it's time to kick off the 2013 season ... are you ready?
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Will the Chiefs be competitive with Andy Reid and Alex Smith, or will the Broncos stand their ground in the division...