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RGIII: Fallout with Mike Shanahan was heartbreaking

Mike Shanahan’s time in Washington may have ended on ugly terms, but it doesn’t mean that quarterback Robert Griffin III has moved on easily. In an interview with Bleacher Report’s Les Carpenter, Griffin called the separation from himself and Shanahan “heartbreaking”. “For me it was just heartbreaking,” Griffin said. “You know with everything that happened […]
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4 hours ago  |  Discuss

RG3 heartbroken over Mike Shanahan fallout

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III told Bleacher Report’s Les Carpenter about the emotional part of his fallout with Mike Shanahan. “For me it was just heartbreaking,” Griffin said. “You know with everything that happened — came into the league with — I was a huge Bronco fan, everybody knew that, and I had the coach of my dreams pick me in the draft.” Griffin...
Via Pro Football Zone
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins hold steady in Week 1 Power Rankings near basement

It’s here. The 2014 NFL season has finally arrived. After a seven-month hiatus, pro football is back! Heading into the new campaign, the league is filled with contenders and pretenders, teams that have a shot of winning a title and franchises that are only fooling themselves if they believe there’s a chance. The offseason, training camp and preseason went a long way toward showing...
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8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: Robert Griffin III gets his own statue

There may be questions surrounding Robert Griffin III in Washington, but there sure aren’t any in Waco. This weekend, as the Baylor Bears opened up their new, top-of-the-line football stadium, RGIII was awarded with his own statue to mark the walk into the stadium. For someone who only left the school three years ago, that has to be pretty freaking cool. So Excited for the first...
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11 hours ago  |  Discuss

RG3: We fixed our offensive problems

Despite the fact that the Redskins starting offense didn’t score a touchdown during the preseason,  Robert Girffin III claims they’ve fixed any problems they had. “We fixed what we had to fix in practice,” he said, per CSNWashington.com. “That’s for us to know and you guys to find out.” Sounds like a bunch of fluff.  I hope RG3 has fixed his poor mechanics and his...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III says, “We fixed what we had to fix”

It’s safe to say that the Redskins’ starting offense didn’t have the greatest preseason. In their 11 possessions, none ended in a touchdown. Luckily for the Redskins fans around the nation, there’s no need to worry because Robert Griffin III says everything’s all fixed. “We fixed what we had to fix in practice,” he said, via csnwashington.com, but he didn’t feel like...
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Redskins' RG3: 'We fixed what we had to fix'

Robert Griffin III is ready for the regular season to get started. “We did a good job in OTAs and training camp and through the preseason,” he said. “Now it counts. This is when all the work you put in in the offseason comes to fruition.” Griffin and the first-team offense were not as effective as they would like to have been during the preseason. In 11 possessions they...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Brick Wall In Baylor’s New Stadium Is Actually Just A Big Tarp (Photos)

Baylor University unveiled its brand-new football stadium this weekend, and we’re not gonna lie, it’s pretty sweet. The 45,150-seat McLane Stadium is situated right next to the Brazos River in Waco, Texas, and cost roughly $266 million to build. Not included in that budget, apparently, were actual bricks for the walls on the sidelines. Yet the powers that be apparently wanted...
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Robert Griffin III gets a statue at his alma mater

Robert Griffin III traveled from Washington to Waco this weekend to see himself immortalized at the age of 24. Griffin was back at the campus of Baylor, the school where he won the Heisman Trophy and where a new football stadium has opened that features a bronze statue of Griffin outside. “It’s amazing. You don’t dream about that kind of stuff,” Griffin told the Waco Tribune...
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RGIII had lots of fun at Baylor’s season opener at their new stadium, including taking an awesome selfie

Robert Griffin III was in Waco, Texas on Sunday partaking in the festivities of the grand opening of Baylor’s new 45,000-seat McLane Stadium. The eventful day started with Baylor unveiling a statue of the former Heisman trophy winner. Griffin, dressed in a green blazer, shirt, jeans, and sneakers, said he was there to “party.” And party he did, including taking this awesome...
Via KCM Sports
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WATCH: Robert Griffin III Plays Second Fiddle to Former President George Bush During Coin Toss

Look at Robert Griffin III! For a moment he appears to move forward as if to start shaking hands with eveyone right before ole G.W. does. Sorry RG3. You may be considered a man amongst men in Waco for what you did back in the day, but you don't trump a former president man.Not ole George W. Bush man.@_MarcusD_/TwitterMaybe he needs to take a few lessons on political maneuvering...
Via FatManWriting
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RG3 Takes Selfie With Baylor Students

Robert Griffin III made his way to Waco, Texas for Baylor’s first game of the year against SMU and the first game in the new McLane Stadium because of his statue being unveiled. While he was there, he got a selfie shot with the Baylor Line. Must have been pretty cool for those students that made […] The post RG3 Takes Selfie With Baylor Students appeared first on Diehardsport.
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Baylor unveils RG3 statue (Photos)

Baylor has unveiled a statue of Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Robert Griffin III. Robert Griffin III gets a bronze statue in Waco. It's been 3 years since @RGIII won the Heisman at Baylor. pic.twitter.com/mz205ocGUb — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) August 31, 2014 So honored! All Family, All Friends, All Teammates & Baylor Nation #ThisIsForUs pic.twitter.com/O01Drpx9LN...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

RG3 Says Baylor Is The Clear Powerhouse Program In Texas, Has ‘Owned’ The State For A While

Robert Griffin III is currently back in Waco, Texas for Baylor’s season opener against Southern Methodist. The former Heisman winner is getting honored with a statue as McLane Stadium will host a game for the first time.  While meeting with reporters, Griffin III, now the Washington Redskins’ starting quarterback, boasted about his alma mater.  RG III woofing: “I feel like...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor Unveils Robert Griffin III Statue At McLane Stadium Before Season Opener

The book may be still out on if Robert Griffin III will be the elite quarterback the Redskins hoped he would be in the pros, but there is no denying how great he was while in college at Baylor University. Griffin became the school’s first and lone Heisman trophy winner, and led the program’s transformation into one of the more recent powerhouses in college football. Before the...
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PHOTO: Baylor Unveils Robert Griffin III Statute at New Stadium Ahead of Season Opener

Robert  Griffin III has gone from being the toast of Washington D.C.to who knows what, butt there is one thing that will never change when it comes to the former Baylor Bear. Folks in Waco are always going to love him. After winning the school's first Heisman and thrusting Baylot in to the national spotlight how could they not?Just in case he didn't know how they felt it...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Baylor Unveils Robert Griffin III Statue At McLane Stadium

It’s probably safe to say that Robert Griffin III is the greatest player in Baylor football history.  The current Washington Redskins’ quarterback played for the Bears from 2008-11, winning the Heisman in his final collegiate season. Griffin III passed for 4,293 yards and 37 touchdowns while rushing for 699 yards and 10 touchdowns in 2011, becoming the first Baylor player to...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Robert Griffin III Knocks Apple off Johnny Manziel’s Head

In a Nissan “Heisman House” ad campaign, this YouTube video has Robert Griffin III  throwing a pass at Johnny Manziel in attempt to knock an apple off of his head. If you had quick eyes, you’d see that a last-second mannequin switch occurred as Manziel certainly wouldn’t have wanted to wind up with a football lodged into his mouth. Manziel would like us to believe that he...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

RG3 knocks an apple off Johnny Manziel’s head with a football (Video)

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RGIII Knocks Apple off Johnny Manziel’s Head With Football (Video)

  You’ll have to decide for yourself if this was legit or not. Robert Griffin III and and fellow Heisman winner Johnny Manziel were featured on Nissan’s “Heisman House” ad campaign and the Cleveland Browns quarterback decided to challenge the Washington Redskins signal caller’s accuracy. I’m a little skeptical about what took place here…what about you? H/T to NFL.com
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins 53-man Roster 2014-15

Washington Redskins 53-man Roster 2014-15 The Washington Redskins finished their trim-down on Saturday. What emerged was the first official 53-man roster of the 2014-15 season. Quarterback: 3 Robert Griffin III Kirk Cousins Colt McCoy Running Back: 4 Alfred Morris Roy Helu Silas Redd Darrel Young (Fullback) Tight End: 3 Jordan Reed Logan Paulsen Niles Paul [...]
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Could Kirk Cousins Take RG3′s Place?

Kirk Cousins has been better that RG3 in the current Redskins system (via tddaily) Former Washington Redskins quarterback Joe Theismann stirred up a little controversy last week. Theismann is a broadcaster for the Redskins Broadcast Network. During their preseason game against the Baltimore Ravens, Theismann said the following: “Let’s stop beating around the bush. Kirk...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

The Redskins Final 53 Roster Cut Down Post, Crawford reported cut

The pre-season is now completed.  The Washington Redskins finished with a 3-1 record and unexpected results.  The Redskins starting offense struggled at times, along with starting QB Robert Griffin III.  In four quarters of play, the starting offense failed to reach the end zone.  Unexpectedly, both from starters to depth, the Redskins defense looked dominating at times throughout...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Final Redskins Roster Projection: Offense

The final round of cuts for the Washington Redskins could be only hours away so here is my final projection of what the roster will look like. QUARTERBACK [3] Starter — Robert Griffin III Reserves — Kirk Cousins, Colt McCoy Comment — McCoy’s performance in the final preseason game against Tampa Bay demonstrates he can run this offense and can be trusted to back up RG3 if...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Getting nervous about Robert Griffin III in fantasy football? You should be.

The article below was written by: numberFire. So far in the preseason, Robert Griffin III has thrown as many touchdowns as you and I have, and an additional two interceptions. He’s got a 46.0 quarterback rating (take that for what it’s worth), and there’s plenty of talk surrounding the fact that he’s been outplayed by backup passer Kirk Cousins. That’s not a good way...
Via Pro Football Zone
4 days ago  |  Discuss
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