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Heading into this third season with the Washington Redskins, head coach Mike Shanahan had acquired an overall record of 11-21 and, once again there were concerns about the future of the Redskins. There were questions raised about the handling of players, the quality of play of the field and his use of the draft in recent years. Now however, the Redskins find themselves in the thick of the playoff race and even a possibility to win the NFC East divisional championship. Is Mike Shanahan just brilliant or is he lucky? In the first two seasons with the Redskins, Shanahan finished dead last in the NFC East. There were offseason moves made, but nothing significant. There was the lack of a starting quarterback, the Albert Haynesworth issue, the rotation of over the hill running backs added to the previous rosters. Until this year. The Washington Redskins made an aggressive move in order to move up in the 2012 NFL Draft and executed a trade with the St. Louis Rams in order to acquire QB Rob...

ESPN suspends Rob Parker after saying Robert Griffin III is “not really down with the cause”

Incase you haven’t heard Rob Parker (soon to be formerly of ESPN) made some disparaging remarks about Redskins Quarterback Robert Griffin III earlier this week.  I don’t even disagree with them for the reasons you might think.  Rob Parker is an idiot.  A clown.  All of us know this guy.  These guys come in White, Black, Hispanic, Latino, Asain, makes no difference, he never...

RGIII sets jersey sales record

Looking for that last minute gift for that hard to buy relative? Get what all the kids are getting this fall season: a Robert Griffin III jersey! The Redskins rookie has set a record for jersey sales this year.

Robert Griffin III sets single season record for jersey sales.

Robert Griffin and his RG3 alter ego have become sensations both on and off the field. The moment that he stepped into the NFL, the rookie sensation has become the face of a youth movement that will set the tone for the league for years to come.  Please Click Here To Read This Story

Video: Redskins RG3 in Funny or Die

NFL partner Lenovo (@Lenovo) yesterday released a couple interviews, featuring Washington Redskins rookie Robert Griffin III (@RGIII), all produced by Funny or Die.  Here’s a highlight with RGIII, titled “Multi-Dimensional Player”: Multi-Dimensional Player with Robert Griffin III – watch more funny videos   Motivational Speech with Robert Griffin III – watch more...

RG3's Playing Status Will Be Decided by Team Doctor

Albert Breer of reports that Washington's team doctor will have the final say in whether or not quarterback Robert Griffin III will be able to play Sunday against Cleveland. Griffin sprained his knee during last week's victory over Baltimore.Fantasy Spin:We'd feel much more comfortable if the decision were up to Griffin himself because then he'd obviously...

Redskins Injury Report: Robert Griffin III Will Start When Cleared

While the Washington Redskins were able to put up 38 points against the Cleveland Browns with Kirk Cousins under center last weekend, coach Mike Shanahan told reporters that once he receive the OK from the team’s medical staff starting quarterback Robert Griffin III is “going to play,” reports Gregg Rosenthal of Shanahan said Monday that RG3 will be the starter...

RotoWire Waiver Injury Report

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...

Week 16 fantasy football injuries

From 12/18/12 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...

Fantasy Football News – Robert Griffin Will Not Start Week 15

Fantasy Football News - Dealing a huge blow to fantasy owners that took a chance on Robert Griffin III in 2012 drafts, it is now being said that he Washington Redskins franchise player will not start the week 15 game. Per sources close to the Redskins players, it was announced from coach Mike Shanahan that Kirk Cousins will get the start. At this time, the Redskins have not officially...

NFL Rumor: Not landing Robert Griffin III could cost Heckert job

Tom Heckert let it be known that if he is not in Cleveland next season, it would not be his decision. Turns out that the decision could already be made as much as five months ago when the Browns failed to land Robert Griffin III in the most recent NFL Draft. Citing sources, Mike Florio from Pro Football Talk states that if Heckert gets fired, the primary reason will be the failure...

Cousins to start for injured RG3 on Sunday

Robert Griffin III's sprained right knee will keep him out of the starting lineup Sunday when the Washington Redskins visit the Cleveland Browns in a game with vital playoff implications. The Redskins announced Saturday night that fellow rookie Kirk Cousins will make his first career start as Redskins (7-6) try to run their winning streak to five games and keep the pressure...

Kirk Cousins will start for Redskins, not Robert Griffin III

It turns out that Robert Griffin III is human after all. The Washington Redskins announced late Saturday evening that backup Kirk Cousins will start at quarterback on Sunday against the Cleveland Browns in place of Griffin. According to The Washington Times’ Rich Campbell, the team said their priorities were to see Griffin’s joint stabilize and not to risk further injury. Griffin...

AP names Johnny Manziel its Player of the Year.

Johnny Manziel at 2012 Heisman Trophy award ceremony. In the "least shocking news of the day" department comes word that Texas A&M starting quarterback Johnny Manziel has snatched up another end-of-the-year honor. The Associated Press has named the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner its 2012 Player of the Year. "Manziel's 31 votes were more than twice...

The Slant: Episode 82

On this episode of The Slant, host Brad Stein talks about Robert Griffin III, Russell Wilson for rookie of the year, Nicolas Batum, and more! Download & Listen Here
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