ROBERT GRIFFIN III NEWS

Redskins might find that neither Robert Griffin III nor Kirk Cousins is the answer

While Kirk Cousins refocuses on trying to complete passes to teammates instead of opponents, there’s a lot to consider in the Washington Redskins’ quarterback debate. Robert Griffin III or Cousins was expected to emerge with the long-term job. But after Griffin suffered yet another serious injury and Cousins took a step backward recently, another choice may be correct: none of...
Via Pro Sports Daily
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chris Cooley: RG3 didn’t hate seeing Kirk Cousins struggle

Former Redskins player and current ESPN 980 radio host Chris Cooley gave his take on Kirk Cousins’ struggles from last Thursday’s blow out loss to the Giants. “He started 13 of 19 in the first half,” Cooley said. “It wasn’t that he didn’t play well in the first half. But you get down, you abandon the run, and then he starts pressing. And I don’t think Kirk is a bad...
Via Pro Football Zone
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kirk Cousins--You Just Threw Four Interceptions in One Half on National Television. What Are You Going to Do?

Thursay night was not a good night for Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins. He  had the chance to further his case for playing time after Robert Griffin III returns, but instead he throws four interceptions in one half of the game.After a night like that you'd expect a player to do all sorts of things, i.e. getting drunk, sulking at home, tp-ing Eli Manning's house...
Via FatManWriting
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Kirk Cousins start when RG3 returns?

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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Why the Redskins need to trade Robert Griffin III

Despite a very poor performance from Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins on Thursday night against their division foes, the New York Giants, Washington would be smart to trade Robert Griffin III some time in the near future. Now I know the Redskins gave up a lot for RGIII when they traded up to land him in the 2012 NFL draft, but it might be time to admit they made a mistake and move...
Via Pro Football Zone
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Kirk Cousins throws away his chance

Before Thursday night’s game, CBS analyst and former coach Bill Cowher said Kirk Cousins was the “future” of the Redskins at quarterback. He joined a list of analysts who have already left former NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year Robert Griffin III’s tenure in Washington off on the side of the road. “This isn’t Kirk Cousins’s job to win,” Cowher proclaimed. “Right...
Via KCM Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Robert Griffin III Won’t Be Guaranteed His Starting Job Once Healthy

Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, citing Redskins sources, reports that “there is no guarantee” QB Robert Griffin III will be handed his starting job once he’s healthy enough to return. According to Rapoport, Washington is “internally open” to moving forward with Kirk Cousins as their starter if he can win the job outright in the next six weeks. Redskins HC Jay Gruden wouldn’t...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: No Guarantee RG3 gets his job back from Kirk Cousins

NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported during tonight’s Thursday Night Football pre game show that there’s no guarantee that Robert Griffin III will get the Redskins starting quarterback job back if Kirk Cousins continues to play well. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet...
Via Pro Football Zone
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Thursday Night Football: Giants-Washington preview

(credit: sportige.com) Happy Thursday everyone, welcome to week 4 of the NFL Season and the last slate of games before October. Crazy to think that after this week, most of the leagues is a quarter of the way through their season (Rams, Seahawks, Broncos, Bengals, Browns, and Cardinals all have a bye this week). What’s even crazier is that there are still teams out there that...
Via Down and Distance
6 days ago  |  Discuss

‘South Park’ crushes Redskins, NFL in 18th season premiere (vids/pics)

“South Park” launched its 18th season on Wednesday night on Comedy Central with an episode that completely destroys, skewers, shreds — you name it — the Washington Redskins, for all the controversy surrounding its name; and the NFL, for, well, everything that’s been going on that has sullied the reputation of the biggest and most […] The post ‘South Park’ crushes...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
6 days ago  |  Discuss

South Park replaces RGIII with Kirk Cousins in season premiere

It’s very ironic that D.C. area rapper Wale penned a song “Love or Hate Thing,” considering what Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III must be feeling. Has everyone turned their back on the 2013 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year? Fans, Joe Theismann, local stores, all are ready to usher out the RG3 Era for Kirk Cousins. A dislocated ankle to Griffin and Cousins’ strong performances...
Via KCM Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

South Park benches RG3 for Kirk Cousins on Redskins episode

South Park’s 18th season premiered on Comedy Central on Wednesday night and, as we told... Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kirk Cousins: This is RG3’s team

Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins knows how to handle the media and say the right things. As good as Cousins has been with Robert Griffin III being out, he knows he can win the starting job if he continues, but he continues to state that this is RG3’s team. “When I say that this is Robert’s team, I don’t mean that I can’t step in and have an authority and make sure we...
Via Pro Football Zone
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Six teams that should try and trade for RG3

There was a time when Robert Griffin III’s future in Washington seemed limitless. In fact, some said he represented the future of the NFL....
Via Athlon Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Injury Update: Robert Griffin III, Brian Orakpo, Shawn Lauvao

As the Washington Redskins head into their Thursday night divisional match up, their second in just five days, against the New York Giants, they will be without several key players as well as have a couple not at 100%.#453497762 / gettyimages.comRobert Griffin III, as we all know, dislocated his ankle in week two. According to ESPN.com, Griffin told reporters he had his cast removed...
Via Sports Injury Alert
7 days ago  |  Discuss

RG3 no longer in a cast

Robert Griffin II’s injured ankle is no longer in a cast, but is not rather in a walking boot as he continues to rest. Robert Griffin III had the hard cast taken off his left ankle. "Aside from that, no updates." — Zac Boyer (@ZacBoyer) September 23, 2014 Even if RG3 is ready at some point to return this season, Redskins head coach Jay Gruden made it clear that he...
Via Pro Football Zone
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Gruden hints that Kirk Cousins will keep starting QB job

Jim Racalto Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins has made a strong case to support the notion that he’s the better fit than Robert Griffin III at the position for Jay Gruden’s scheme. RGIII was injured last week, and Cousins has impressed since taking over. On Sunday, the Redskins lost to the Philadelphia Eagles 37-34, but Cousins went […] Sports-Kings - The Kings of...
Via Sports-Kings
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Gruden is leaving the door open for Kirk Cousins to be his permanent starter

The writing has been, and is on the wall that Robert Griffin III’s time as Washington’s starting quarterback is slowly coming to an end. From reports that head coach Jay Gruden prefers Cousins for his offense to RG3 jerseys being put on clearance, it looks as if Griffin III is done in DC. If there is one person that could quiet all the “RG3 is done in DC” talk, it’s Gruden...
Via No Guts, No Glory
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Gruden won’t rule out RG3 not getting his job back

Redskins head coach Jay Gruden doesn’t rule out the possibility of Robert Griffin III not getting his starting job back when his injured ankle heals. Jay Gruden on whether Cousins can win starting job permanently with RG3 injured: "Crazy things can happen." #Redskins #Giants — Jordan Raanan (@JordanRaanan) September 23, 2014 If Cousins keeps on playing the way he has...
Via Pro Football Zone
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Kirk Cousins could remain Redskins QB even if Robert Griffin returns

Getty Images The Redskins lost Robert Griffin III in their second game of the season. While Griffin is expected to return from his ankle injury in 6-8 weeks there is no guarantee that he will return to the starting quarterback role. Kirk Cousins has filled in well since Griffin went down and the truth is the Redskins offensive gameplan fits a pocket passer like Cousins better than...
Via Tireball.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

RGIII Jerseys Go On Clearance In DC Area Store (Photo)

With Robert Griffin III currently injured and Kirk Cousins looking like a starting NFL quarterback in his absence, some believe that RG3 is on his way out in DC. Case in point, Shenk &Tittle in Frederick MD are selling RG3 jerseys for 40% off. Twitter users @HMack3 and @BallHogsRadio pointed out the jerseys to ESPN’s Darren Rovell and Rovell relayed a photo to the masses. Store...
Via Geeks and Cleats
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Eagles fan trolls son at game

Well it is no surprise that a Philadelphia Eagles fan is doing something that many wouldn’t choose to do. At Sunday’s Redskins/Eagles game, a picture was taken of a father and son attending the game. The son donning a Redskins Robert Griffin III jersey and the parent donning a black Eagles DeSean Jackson jersey. However this Eagles jersey did not say Jackson on it. The father...
Via DC Sports-Kings
9 days ago  |  Discuss

RG3 jerseys are on clearance in DC area store

With Robert Griffin III currently injured and Kirk Cousins looking like a starting NFL quarterback in his absence, some believe that RG3 is on his way out in DC. Case in point, Shenk &Tittle in Frederick MD selling RG3 jerseys for 40% off. Twitter users @HMack3 and @BallHogsRadio pointed out the jerseys to ESPN’s Darren Rovell and Rovell relayed a photo of the jerseys to the...
Via No Guts, No Glory
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Maryland store selling RG3 jerseys are 40 percent off (Photo)

Well this could be the beginning of the end. A sports store in Maryland is selling Robert Griffin III’s jersey at a 40 percent discount. Stores typically do this when a player is either about to exit or is gone from the team. Store in Frederick, MD starts the deep discount on RGIII jerseys pic.twitter.com/gyZUo32QPB (via @BallHogsRadio, @HMack3) — darren rovell (@darrenrovell...
Via Pro Football Zone
9 days ago  |  Discuss

RG III: The Making of a Forgotten NFL Star

Robert Griffin III was once considered the next generation superstar quarterback. We have never seen a player like him in many years. A quarterback that can stay in the pocket when need be, or show off his flashy razzle-dazzle running to the end zone. Griffin had it all, now he’s facing the biggest challenge of his young career and that’s staying healthy.Do I think he’s going...
Via Football Nation
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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