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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.
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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 [...]
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.
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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...
"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...
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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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.
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.
After three days off following the final preseason game, players came in for workouts but they won't return to the practice...