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Great news for owners of Pierre Garcon, he has come out to say that his bothersome foot and toe issues are now 100 percent and he can go full speed. While this is great news for his fantasy owners, remember that this is coming from the player and not the medical people themselves.
“Still trying to make plays every time I touch the ball, trying to block downfield for my team, just move the ball downfield and score touchdowns, really. Always, every time you get a chance to play football, really. Especially in the NFL.”
Garcon expressed, ”Still trying to make plays every time I touch the ball, trying to block downfield for my team, just move the ball downfield and score touchdowns, really. Always, every time you get a chance to play football, really. Especially in the NFL.”
Garcon, who is entering his second season with the Washington Redskins and his sixth in the NFL has the talent to become a solid top-end WR2 in deeper fantasy leagues if he can stay healthy, which is a big if. B...
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Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon said the toe that kept him out of 6 games and left him playing hurt much of the season has now fully healed. Garcon will continue to experiment with different inserts to help support that second toe of his right foot, but he no longer is limited in any [...]
Four Washington Redskins players have changed their jersey numbers for the 2013 season. Rookie free safety Bacarri Rambo wore No. 29 during the preseason will now wear No. 24. Safety DeJon Gomes, who was cut on Saturday, had worn No. 24. Rookie running back Chris Thompson, who wore No. 35 during the preseason, will be [...]
Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon said that the injured toe that hampered him for the bulk of last season now has fully healed.
Garcon will continue to experiment with different inserts to help support that second toe of his right foot but he no longer is limited in any way.
“Foot’s good. Hundred percent” he said on Monday.
Garcon last season played portions of only three...
According to the team's website, the Washington Redskins have signed the following players to the practice squad.
According to Mike Jones of the Washington Post, Redskins receiver Pierre Garcon said that his injured right toe is fully healed.Fantasy Spin:Garcon tore ligaments in his right foot during Week 1 last season and dealt with the injury the entire season, but he finished strong and has WR1 upside this season as Robert Griffin III's top target.
We have survived it. That’s right, as of two days ago Americans made it through their last Sunday without regular season NFL football for a long time. Normally, for Redskins fan like myself, there is not much to look forward too except for watching another year of losing football. Not to mention, the lost hope of getting better because they’ve already traded all of next years...
He's been pretty good for weeks at not naming quarterback Robert Griffin III the starter for the Monday night season opener, but Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan and the team are finally comfortable enough to make it official.
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
When you are about to serve a four game suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy and your team is primed to have one of its best seasons in recent history you need to do something to make an impression on people. The kind of thing that will make opponents go 'daaaammmnnnn!' and your teammates glad to have you back when your suspension is over.
"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...
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...
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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Coaches prepared for the Washington Redskins, players worked on their conditioning, and the front office tinkered with the roster.
The Philadelphia Eagles spent their holiday Monday getting ready to start the Chip Kelly era next week against the Redskins.
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Which wideout currently being drafted as a WR2 or lower (ADP15) has the best chance to crack the top-15?
Rizzla: The names that immediately come to mind with the highest ceilings are Hakeem Nicks, Kenny Britt and even Pierre Garcon, all whom have the talent to finish the season as a top-15 option. With that said Nicks and Britt must shake off the injury risk tag and play all sixteen...