ROBERT GRIFFIN III NEWS

Griffin dares critics to keep doubting him

The Washington Redskins are very concerned about the future of their franchise, and especially about their franchise quarterback Robert Griffin III. Griffin has been having major consistency issues, and he still hasn’t learned how to avoid taking big hits from defenders to this point. There have been many critics that are doubting Griffin, and he is feeding off of those critics...
Via Sports-Glory
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins' RG3 plans to keep silencing doubters on social media

  Robert Griffin III stands by his latest retort against naysayers and says he has no plans to shut down his social media presence. Griffin said Thursday his latest postings reflect what he and his family believe. Griffin has regularly rebuffed doubters on Twitter and Facebook, but his latest words were more defiant than usual, including: "They doubted in High School ... They...
Via AP on Fox
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

RG3 Subtweets His Haters

RG3 tweets subliminally but lucky for us, we know how to read between the lines.  RG3 is expecting to have a good season but audiences don’t seem to think so. Here’s what he had to say in respect to those. They doubted in High School They doubted a turnaround at @Baylor They doubted a Heisman was possible Keep doubting. It's nothing New. — Robert Griffin III (@RGIII) August...
Via Geeks and Cleats
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III: ‘Keep doubting, it’s nothing new’

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III took to Twitter on Wednesday night to tell his doubters that he will prove them wrong. Griffin was criticized for not sliding at the end of plays in which he ran the ball during Monday’s preseason victory against the Cleveland Browns. The Redskins third-year quarterback scrambled from the pocket three times against Cleveland...
Via Sports-Glory
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins' RG3 stands by latest social media post

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) Robert Griffin III stands by his latest retort against naysayers and says he has no plans to shut down his social media presence. Griffin said Thursday his latest postings reflect what he and his family believe. Griffin has regularly rebuffed doubters on Twitter and Facebook, but his latest words were more defiant than usual, including: ''They doubted in...
Via AP on Fox
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

RG3 Tweets About His “Doubters”, Uses Bible Passage to Make His Point

On the field is the best way to prove doubters wrong, not via Twitter. I also don’t know what GOD has to do with any of this. Is GOD going to make the defenses stop blizting and hitting RG3? I understand your beliefs can make you into a better person, but to be blunt, if he believes GOD is going to help him prove his doubters wrong, he needs to ask GOD why he hasn’t blessed him...
Via BlackSportsOnline
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Robert Grifin III has a message for his doubters

It should be clear by now that the tear down of Robert Griffin III is underway. Opposing teams believe that he’s not the best quarterback on the roster and his teammates reportedly hate him. Griffin III, who obviously is hearing all the noise around him, decided to respond and address those that he perceives as “doubters” in a series of tweets. They doubted in High School They...
Via No Guts, No Glory
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III is calling out his doubters on Twitter

Well, it seems as if Robert Griffin III has been watching a little too much ESPN, or maybe he’s just spent a little too much time on Twitter. Either way, he’s heard the criticism. They doubted in High School They doubted a turnaround at @Baylor They doubted a Heisman was possible Keep doubting. It’s nothing New. — Robert Griffin III (@RGIII) August 20, 2014 Now, is RGIII...
Via cover32 - Redskins
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III is Okay with the ‘Doubters’

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III jumped on to the national scene for a previously downtrodden Baylor Bears football program back in 2011. The following year, he earned the Heisman Trophy and was the No. 2 overall selection in the NFL draft.  For RGIII, it seems that his success created as many skeptics as supporters. And he’s perfectly fine with that. They doubted...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

RG3 tells the doubters to keep doubting

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III posted a tweet on Wednesday telling his doubters to keep doubting him. They doubted in High School They doubted a turnaround at @Baylor They doubted a Heisman was possible Keep doubting. It's nothing New. — Robert Griffin III (@RGIII) August 20, 2014 Griffin is responding to the recent reports that he’s been alienating his teammates...
Via Pro Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III calls out doubters on Twitter

After an impressive rookie season in which he earned the NFL’s Offensive Rookie of the Year Award, 2013 was not Robert Griffin III’s year. Griffin hardly looked like the same quarterback from 2012 after undergoing surgery to repair ligament damage in his right knee. He had to answer questions about rushing back too soon after […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III Working on Sliding Technique

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will be working on his sliding technique after taking a few rough hits this past week. whics caused bruising to his thigh. Gruden on QB @RGIII sliding/not sliding: "He has to understand, and he does understand, that the QB is a very important position." — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) August 20, 2014 Griffin’s reckless...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III drops down in 1-32 starting QB rankings

Every week, from now through the Wednesday before the Super Bowl, the editors at cover32 will gather to rank the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks. Depending on what’s happened the previous week, some will rise and some will fall, and even some of the names on the list will change. It’s a never-ending evolution, as the status of the league’s top signal callers is always in flux...
Via cover32 - Redskins
1 day ago  |  Discuss

RG3 reportedly frustrated with his slower pace in learning the offense

Matt Miller of Bleacher Report recently stated that Robert Griffin III has been alienating his teammates. Mike Freeman of Bleacher Report has some details on whats going on with RG3. Some in that locker room believe RG3 is frustrated with his slower pace in learning the offense. What’s certain is that there’s a lot of pressure on Griffin. Mike Shanahan—who was indeed terrible—isn’t...
Via Pro Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Injury Update: Robert Griffin III suffers bruised thigh in preseason showdown

Robert Griffin III is a supremely talented quarterback, and he is the key to any potential turnaround the Washington Redskins have this season. But durability concerns will continue to follow him, with a right knee injury during the playoffs after his rookie season helping to fuel a dismal 2013 season for himself and the team.Griffin came out of Monday night's preseason game...
Via NFL Injury Report
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Top Five Players That Must Rebound From Sophomore Slumps

Robert Griffin III, Redskins Quarterback2012 Draft Position: Round 1, Pick 22013 Statline: 3,203 Yards, 16 Touchdowns, 12 Interceptions, 82.2 RatingRobert Griffin impressed just about everybody in his rookie season, recording 27 touchdowns (20 passing, 7 rushing) to just 5 interceptions and 2 lost fumbles. After an injury last in the year, though, concerns of a sophomore slump arose...
Via Football Nation
2 days ago  |  Discuss

RGIII’s career hinges on his ability to protect himself outside of the pocket

On his first pass of the game vs. the Cleveland Browns on Monday night, Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III threw a quick pass to tight end Jordan Reed for five yards. Then on second down, Griffin dropped back surveyed the field and connected with DeSean Jackson for a 23-yard gain. Griffin looked poised in the pocket, and had his eyes downfield with intent and purpose...
Via KCM Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Same old story for Redskins' RG3: He can't slide

WASHINGTON (AP) New coach, same old story for Robert Griffin III: He can't seem to avoid getting clobbered. The debate that was so prevalent under Mike Shanahan remains under Jay Gruden, even though Gruden is trying to mold Griffin into less of a runner and more of a pocket passer. RG3, who has had major knee surgery in both college and in the NFL, didn't have any designed...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins hold steady in middle of preseason Power Rankings, remain No. 28

Every team has played two games. Most of the starters have seen enough action to provide a sense of what a team has to offer. And the picture is becoming clearer around the league. Yes, it’s dangerous to put too much stock in preseason games. But it’s also foolish to ignore information that can be very valuable, which is what exhibitions provide to the keen observer. With that...
Via cover32 - Redskins
2 days ago  |  Discuss

RG3 Looks A Bit Shaky In 2nd Preseason Game

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III completed 6-of-9 passes for 112 yards and one interception against Cleveland on Monday night. He also rushed for 24 yards on four carries.Fantasy Spin:Griffin's best throw was a deep ball to Andre Roberts, which gained 49 yards. He had a bad interception when the Redskins were driving in the first quarter. On the play, pass rushers flushed...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals Find Out D.C. Is a Redskins Town

The Washington Nationals have enjoyed the summer being the talk of town. They hold the best record in the National League at 70-53 and the biggest division lead in the NL, as well. Between bobbleheads, garden gnomes, and a team winning fans have come out in droves to witness what appears to be a magical season for the Nationals. So what gives with the empty seats at Nationals Park...
Via KCM Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Players Enter Field With Hands Up In A Tribute To Mike Brown

Several Redskins players ran onto the field last night at the start of Washington’s second preseason game with their hands up in tribute of Michael Brown and in support of the protesters in Ferguson, Missouri. The tribute seems to have been led by a group of the Redskins defensive backs, as Brandon Meriweather, David Amerson, and Ryan Clark were the first to come out of the tunnel...
Via Blog So Hard Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: Robert Griffin III acknowledges his faults

Just want y’all to know I will keep working on getting down and not take those bigs hits. Got it right the third time — Robert Griffin III (@RGIII) August 19, 2014 If you watched any of the Redskins game last night, there’s a very high likelihood you saw RGIII try to slide, crumple awkwardly and get hit by a Browns defender. It was bad. He looked like a kindergarten T-ball...
Via cover32 - Redskins
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Orakpo: Johnny Manziel’s middle finger was ‘hilarious’

The Washington Redskins wanted to get a reaction out of Cleveland Browns rookie Johnny Manziel, and they got what they wanted. The Redskins shouted at the former Texas A&M quarterback from the sidelines and reminded him that he was just a rookie and not a college stud. Then Manziel flipped them off, a gesture caught on camera, after a third quarter incompletion during Monday...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

RG3 says he’ll work on not taking big hits

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III ended up taking way too many hits during Monday night’s preseason game against the Browns while taking off as a runner.  He actually ended up suffering a thigh contusion. RG3 says he’ll continue to work on protecting himself. Just want y'all to know I will keep working on getting down and not take those bigs hits. Got it right the...
Via Pro Football Zone
3 days ago  |  Discuss
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