Found June 02, 2012 on PPR Fantasy Football:
Washington QB RG3 is hard at work trying to turn the Redskins into a playoff team in 2012. It is now year three of the Mike Shanahan experience in Washington and after posting an 11-21 record in his first two season, the former Super Bowl winning coach must be hoping his third year in the Nation’s Capital will be the charm, as his time to rebuild the team into a contender is running out. The Redskins were doomed in the first two seasons with Shanny at the helm because the quarterback situation has been terrible. First the Donovan McNabb experiment was an utter failure and last year the team essentially waived the white flag before the season started when it decided to go with John Beck and Rex Grossman at quarterback. Yet, the Redskins are hoping they have finally turned the corner. The roster is solid and is finally starting to get some depth to it. More importantly though, Shanahan believes he finally has the franchise quarterback needed to seriously contend in the NFC Eas...

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