ROBERT GRIFFIN III NEWS

Redskins fan getting tattoos of all starters' signatures

A Washington Redskins fan wants to take fandom to new heights. Charlie White wants to get autographs of all 22 Redskins starters and then later have the autographs tattooed all over his arms. It doesn’t matter whether they’re franchise guys like Robert Griffin III or players who may not even be on the team next year, White wants their signatures permanently on his arms. He...
Via NESN.com
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

RGIII: “You Can’t Double Team Everybody”

RGIII: “You Can’t Double Team Everybody” Washington Redskins players Robert Griffin III, Pierre Garcon and DeSean Jackson spoke with NFL Network’s Deion Sanders on ”Inside Training Camp Live’ on Friday. The topic of the conversation was about how the Redskins plan on keeping everybody happy in an offense that features two receivers who gained over 1300 [...]
Via HTTR4LIFE.COM
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins: 5 Questions Heading into Training Camp

Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins had a dream 2012 season.  Washington won the NFC East, and made the post-season for the first time since 2007.  However, things came crashing down when RGIII tore his ACL in the Redskins wild-card game against the Seahawks.  Griffin returned for the start of the 2013 season, but was no where close to the player he was his rookie year...
Via Standing O Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Shanahan on coaching again: ‘It would have to be with the right ownership’

As the Washington Redskins move on from the Mike Shanahan era to the Jay Gruden era, the former Redskins’ coach told USA TODAY Sports that he would be opened to being a head coach in the NFL again. “If I get back into coaching, it would have to be a situation where there was a realistic opportunity to win a Super Bowl,” Shanahan told USA TODAY Sports Jarrett Bell. A $36 million...
Via KCM Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

First question asked to RG3 in training camp is about his shoes

Photo: Washington Post The first question asked of Robert Griffin III in training camp was not about Washington’s new coaching staff. It wasn’t about a bolstered receiving corp. Not about his knee. The first question asked of the third-year quarterback was about his shoe/sock combination. On Thursday he wore one black sock and cleat on one foot and and a similar combo in white...
Via DC Sports-Kings
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III takes jab at Mike Shanahan, Kyle Shanahan

Robert Griffin III is relieved to not be playing under Mike Shanahan and Kyle Shanahan this season. We know that because the former Baylor star has alluded to it a number of times. RG3′s most recent shot at the Shanahans came when he was speaking to reporters on Thursday about his struggles last season. Griffin had […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

RG3 explains why he wears one black cleat and one white cleat

On Thursday, Robert Griffin III strolled onto the practice field for the first time this season. This in and of itself is not exactly newsworthy. However, the fact that the Washington Redskins quarterback was wearing a black cleat and black stocking on one leg and a white cleat and white stocking on the other is.Naturally, reporters were curious to know the explanation from Griffin...
Via Bush League Chronicle
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Griffin takes another shot at the Shanahans

Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III has made little effort to conceal something that should be obvious to anyone who has been paying attention to the team — Griffin and former coach Mike Shanahan and former offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan didn’t see eye to eye. Last month, Griffin applauded the absence of “ulterior motives” in the organization this year. On Thursday...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins 2014 Training Camp Day 1: RGIII’s “green light” and Maurice “Hurt”

Designed runs for Robert Griffin III will be rare in the Jay Gruden offense, but RG will “have the green light to scramble as often as the situation dictates.” Um, Okay. That sounds like a lot of things the Shanahan said about RG. Why would you not want to see him run…sometimes. Hog Heaven hopes to see RG rush for no more than 60 attempts and throw no less than 30 TD passes...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
3 days ago  |  Discuss

20 Questions: Which Wide Receivers Will Make the Redskins Roster?

Today we continue a new series at DC Pro Sports Report. We’re calling it 20 Questions. Over the next few weeks Tom Threlkeld and Mark Buterbaugh will debate questions relating to the Washington Redskins, as we head into training camp on July 24. The total number of those questions? You guessed it — 20. Today we cover who will make the final roster at wide receiver. Previously...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
3 days ago  |  Discuss

RG3 explains why he wore black and white cleats

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III always seems to trying to set some sort of trend.  This time,  he wore a white sock with a cleat on one foot and a black sock with black cleat on the other during Thursday’s practice. "It’s called the yin and the yang. White and black working together. We’re all brothers." http://t.co/3b2noXnjxl pic.twitter.com/4F9nmFsw0y...
Via Pro Football Zone
3 days ago  |  Discuss

DeAngelo Hall: RG3 is less stressed not having to worry about whether the coach likes him

Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall made a very telling comment about his teammate Robert Griffin III while talking to the media on Thursday after their first training camp practice. Redskins' DeAngelo Hall says it's clear RG3 is less stressed because he doesn't need to worry about "whether the coach likes him or not." — Jeff Darlington (@JeffDarlington) July...
Via Pro Football Zone
3 days ago  |  Discuss

RG3 on Gruden: 'It’s good having coaches that believe in you'

TweetLast season Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III endured a lot of adversity, both on the field and off the field. RGIII struggled to regain his form after suffering a torn ACL late in his rookie season, then had to deal with speculation whether or not former head coach Mike Shanahan and offensive coordinator Kyle — Mike’s son — wanted Griffin as his clear starter...
Via Los That Sports Blog
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Gruden on RGIII: ‘Happiness comes with wins’

Washington Redskins new coach Jay Gruden believes a happy Robert Griffin III could lead to more wins. “Happiness comes with wins,” Gruden said. “But nobody’s going to be happy if we’re 2-14. Our whole goal is to make sure we make him as comfortable as possible with this system and that when he’s out there on Sundays, he’s comfortable and feels good about the direction...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Press Conferences: Robert Griffin III 7-24-2014

Robert Griffin III 7-24-2014 Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III spoke to the media at the Bon Secours Training Center for the first time this season. DeAngelo Hall spoke after Robert.
Via HTTR4LIFE.COM
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins' Gruden says mental game critical to Griffin's success

Robert Griffin III is very much a work in progress. So is every other quarterback in the league. It takes hours and days and years of learning to master the position and even then quarterbacks like Tom Brady need to continue to prepare. “It’s something that has to be done with every quarterback in the NFL,” said Jay Gruden. [Griffin] is no exception. The ones that have played...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ron Jaworski is nuts… He has Robert Griffin III ranked where?

In recent years, ESPN football analyst and former NFL QB Ron Jaworski has come out with a “QB Rankings” list, where he ranks the starting quarterbacks in the NFL, one through 32. This year, he has listed Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III at No. 21, behind the likes of Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler (19th), Arizona Cardinals QB Carson Palmer (20th), and Kansas City Chiefs...
Via cover32 - Redskins
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Drafting RGIII as Your Fantasy QB is Smart

I've made my disdain for the running QB in the NFL plainly known. While I'd still rather have Peyton Manning as my starting fantasy QB, I am intrigued by the possibilities that RG3 brings to the table.     815 of those reasons to be exact.    So, two seasons ago, Robert Griffin exploded into the NFL. While his passing stats were solid, (3200 yards, (65 percent completion...
Via Route4Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: It’s time for Washington Redskin fans to get hype

I am hyped! I am amped! I am over the freakin’ moon right now! We are only two days away from the start of Redskins training camp, and I don’t know what to do with myself. Honestly, I’ve got the strong urge to just start high-fiving people in the street, which may, in fact, be a pretty sound idea. Now, if you feel anything like me, and the nearing of the season is just too...
Via cover32 - Redskins
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Scouting the Enemy: Week 5 – Washington Redskins vs. Seattle Seahawks

January 6, 2013 marks a seminal moment for both the Washington Redskins and the Seattle Seahawks; it wasn’t just a playoff game where the Redskins lost to the Seahawks, it was the point where the Redskins not only saw their franchise quarterback Robert Griffin III suffer a serious knee injury, but it also marked the beginning of the end of the Mike Shanahan era. It also was the...
Via cover32 - Redskins
6 days ago  |  Discuss

RG3 referred to himself as “kid Rob” during a radio interview

During a radi interview with  Grant Paulsen and Danny Rouhier on 106.7 The Fan on Monday,  Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was asked what he would tell himself if he could go back in time to his rookie season. “If I could go back and talk to ‘Kid Rob,’ let’s say, I would tell him, basically, never let them steal your joy, man,” Griffin said. “Never let anyone...
Via Pro Football Zone
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Huh? Washington Redskins’ Robert Griffin III not rated as top-25 QB fantasy option

With training camps getting underway this week, the NFL season is right around the corner. And that can only mean one thing: Fantasy football drafts are about to start happening. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s never to early to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking each position, with updates from now until the start of...
Via cover32 - Redskins
6 days ago  |  Discuss

No, the Redskins cannot win with an “average” offense. Here is who must improve

Hog Heaven has played a mind game wondering whether the Redskins could have a good season if their offensive skill players performed at what has been their “average” level. We borrowed the idea from the statistics concept of regression to the mean. In the Redskins case, regression to the mean has really been reversion to mediocrity. However, regression to the mean may be a useful...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
6 days ago  |  Discuss

RG3 Asked Twitter to ‘Know Your Why’ and Twitter Responded

Through the years, Robert Griffin III has routinely state ‘Know Your Why’. What started out as a rally cry to his Washington Redskins teammates has turned into a marketing campaign from Adidas, including Griffin’s signature football cleats. On Saturday, Griffin asked Twitter to share their Whys. Fans, celebrities, journalists, and big-star athletes all answered Griffin, telling...
Via KCM Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins: Three Bold Predictions For Training Camp

Anything the Washington Redskins do this season has to be better than anything they did last season. The 2013 season turned out to be more of a soap opera than it was a football season. Everything surrounded Mike Shanahan and Daniel Snyder could not get on the same page. Robert Griffin III was fully healed and every other thing associated with the franchise sank quicker than the...
Via Football Nation
8 days ago  |  Discuss
Redskins News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

One question for every NFL team heading into camp

10 best play calls from the 2013 college football season

Most controversial NFL suspensions

Best, worst in-season trades for each team

Gallery: Instagrams of the week

Most underpaid players in the NFL

MLB managers on the hot seat

25 most memorable plays in NFL history

10 NHL players looking to bounce back in 2014-15

Most confrontational sports interviews

MLB trade deadline tracker and analysis

The biggest busts in WWE history

BARKER BEAUTIES
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.