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Redskins shrewd to pick up RG3’s fifth-year option

Al Bello/Getty Images The Washington Redskins have determined to exercise the fifth-year option on quarterback Robert Griffin III. This means that Griffin will be listed on the Redskins roster through the 2016 season. It also means that he will be making a whole lot of money in the next two seasons provided he stays healthy. Griffin is scheduled to make $3.27 million in base salary...
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Redskins Will Pick-up 2016 Option on Robert Griffin III

Redskins Will Pick-up 2016 Option on Robert Griffin III Washington Redskins GM Scot McCloughan announced at his press conference today that the team will pick up the 2016 option on the contract of Robert Griffin III. “We talked to Robert, talked to the agent, very positive, very positive feeling in the building right now.” The […]
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For the Redskins and RGIII, Mediocrity Seems to be Okay

The Washington Redskins announced on Monday that they will pick up the fifth-year option on Robert Griffin III’s rookie contract. It’s an option that guarantees him over $16 million for the 2016 season. It’s also a decision that has been met with criticism and question marks alike. How in the world does a team guarantee a quarterback $16 million after he’s lost 15 of his...
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Report: Redskins likely to pick up Robert Griffin III's option

The Washington Redskins announced on Monday that they will pick up the fifth-year option on Robert Griffin III’s rookie contract. This is a decision that will keep him with the team through at least the 2016 season. The price to pick up RGIII’s option will be a cool $16.1 million in 2016, which is quite the bounty for a quarterback that has struggled with consistency and injuries...
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Will the Washington Redskins pick up Robert Griffin III’s fifth year option?

The Washington Redskins have a heck of a decision to make regarding the future of the guy who was supposed to be their franchise quarterback. They have until May 3rd to decide whether or not they will pick up Robert Griffin III’s fifth year option. Word on the street is that they’re leaning towards doing so… AROUND COVER32 First and 10: The 10 most-underrated games on the...
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Robert Griffin III calls the New England Patriots a high school football team

Last offseason, the Washington Redskins joined the New England Patriots for a week of practices in August. Robert Griffin III came away with an interesting way of describing Bill Belichick and the Pats. “What you do learn from watching (Brady) — and then watching the Patriots organization — you get a big-picture look at it,” Griffin said, via “Man, honestly, they...
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RG3 'wouldn't be bummed' if Redskins don't pick up option

The Washington Redskins are one of several teams who have been linked to former Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota this offseason, which says a lot about where Robert Griffin III currently stands. Whether the Redskins draft a quarterback or not, it’s fair to wonder if 2015 will be Griffin’s last season with the team. The Redskins...Read More
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III Ready to Move on From Washington?

It has not been a great stay for Robert Griffin III in Washington. He started off with a bang and led the team to a playoff berth that ended with him blowing his knee out. It has been straight down hill ever since. He's gone from being D.C.'s favorite son to one of the most ridiculed players in the NFL today.Should the Redskins decided they don't want to secure his services through...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

RG3 addresses rumors Redskins are targeting QB in draft

There have been numerous rumors surface over the past couple weeks that the Washington Redskins are potentially looking into selecting Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota in the upcoming NFL draft. These rumors fly in the face of head coach Jay Gruden’s proclamation that Robert Griffin III is the team’s starting quarterback. They also fly in the face of common logic. Why exhaust...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III on name of first child if it’s a boy: ‘It will be RG4′

Robert Griffin III and his wife Rebecca are expecting their first child. The Washington Redskins quarterback recently said if the impending bundle of joy is a boy, he will be named in similar fashion to his father. “If it’s a boy, it will be a 4th,” Griffin said during an appearance ” Fox News Sunday”...Read More The post Robert Griffin III on name of first child if it’s...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

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