WASHINGTON REDSKINS NEWS

Robert Griffin III needs some of Russell Wilson’s ‘Recovery Water’ stat

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III took a massive hit against the Detroit Lions and sustained a concussion in the Week 2 preseason game. Originally, the team thought he would be cleared to play on Saturday. Now word is that RG3 will be out one to two weeks with his concussion. RG3 WAS INJURED BUT IS TOTALLY FINE NOW AND WILL PLAY ON SATURDAY J/K LOL HE'S NOT GOING...
Via Sportsnaut
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III No Longer Cleared To Play; Could Miss Redskins’ Opener

ASHBURN, Va. — Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will miss Saturday’s exhibition game at Baltimore because of a concussion, reversing an earlier decision to let him play. In a statement released Friday by the Redskins, NFL independent neurologist Robert Kurtzke is quoted that Griffin “should be held from game play this weekend and be retested in one (to) two...
Via NESN.com
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

RG3 ruled out of tomorrow’s preseason game

An independent neurologist that examined Robert Griffin III for concussions symptoms that resulted from a hit last week has changed course and ruled Griffin out of the game tomorrow night against Baltimore.  The doctor ruled earlier in the week that Griffin could play, but reversed course this evening. After suffering the injury last week against Detroit, Griffin participated all...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Robert Griffin III, Andy Levitre, Giants, & Redskins

Robert Griffin III The Redskins released a statement from an NFL independent neurologist Friday explaining that QB Robert Griffin III won’t play in their third preseason game. “Per discussion with Neuropsychologists and with Anthony Casolaro M.D., we had anticipated yesterday that the patient would be cleared for full participation in gameplay this weekend; however, upon further...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III sends curious tweet after not being cleared to play

Robert Griffin III raised eyebrows with a curious tweet he sent after the Washington Redskins reversed course and announced they would be holding the quarterback out 1-2 weeks because of a concussion. RG3 tweeted some guiding words that would help him during the tough time: Trusting in God even when I don't understand why certain things happen. James 1:2-3 (NLT) — Robert Griffin...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Breaking: RGIII not cleared to play after concussion data revisited

In what could be a precedent for concussion protocol in the future, Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III (RGIII) will not play in the team’s third preseason game against the Baltimore Ravens after he was deemed not ready to resume football activities due to a concussion he suffered last week against the Detroit Lions. The news is noteworthy because it was only yesterday...
Via EndZoneScore
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Did the Redskins just pull a bait & switch with Cousins for Griffin?

BREAKING: #Redskins reverse course, announce RG3 not cleared to play Saturday http://t.co/uBoGCjfH5v #RedskinsTalk pic.twitter.com/GzDO5gaGke — CSN Redskins (@CSNRedskins) August 28, 2015 I think so. What else could I think? That this is a face-saving way for the Redskins to look at Kirk Cousins with the first team without actually, you know, demoting Robert? I’m just confused...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins change minds, will hold out RG3 on Saturday

The Washington Redskins say quarterback Robert Griffin III will miss Saturday's exhibition game at the Baltimore Ravens because of a concussion, reversing an earlier decision to let him play. In a statement released Friday by the Redskins, NFL independent neurologist Robert Kurtzke is quoted as saying that Griffin "should be held from gameplay this weekend and be retested in one...
Via AP on Fox
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins say QB Griffin to miss Ravens game

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) The Washington Redskins say quarterback Robert Griffin III will miss Saturday's exhibition game at the Baltimore Ravens because of a concussion, reversing an earlier decision to let him play. In a statement released Friday by the Redskins, NFL independent neurologist Robert Kurtzke is quoted as saying that Griffin ''should be held from gameplay this weekend and...
Via AP on Fox
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

RG3 to be held out 1-2 weeks after doctor changes mind

    The Washington Redskins have reversed course and decided to hold Robert Griffin III out of this weekend’s preseason game because of his concussion. Upon further review by neuropsychologists, RGIII to be held out from gameplay this week & rested 1 to 2 weeks before returning to action. — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) August 28, 2015   On Thursday, the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jay Gruden would like the media to stop calling him fat

Jay Gruden’s first season as coach of the Washington Redskins didn’t go so well, as the team went 4-12. Perhaps the biggest concern is that Robert Griffin III appears to be regressing under his tutelage, and the quarterback is enduring heavy scrutiny. Gruden has advised his players to “tune out the noise” and avoid the criticism. But is the coach himself doing that or...
Via Awful Announcing
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins coach Jay Gruden would like folks to stop calling him fat

The Redskins are a mess. They've been a mess for a long time. When it comes to criticizing the head coach, however, Jay Gruden would appreciate it if you kept your insults strictly about football. At a recent press conference, Washington's head coach was asked about tuning out the noise from the media, and disgruntled fans upset about things like his relationship with quarterback...
Via Fox Sports
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFL Coach Doesn’t Want People Making Fun Of His Weight

With all the things going on in the nation’s capital regarding the professional football team that plays there, you would think head coach Jay Gruden would be concerned about getting his quarterback healthy or finding an offensive line that actually knows how to block. But, no … Gruden has a different battle he wants to pick, and to him it’s personal: Gruden said Thursday...
Via Gamedayr
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

'Skins' QB Robert Griffin III is injury prone in Madden 16 too

Steve DelVecchio collected a variety of Madden 16 Washington Redskins Robert Griffin III tweets. Oh boy. Please follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Like us on Facebook, Or return home for award winning writing.
Via Bob's Blitz
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Coach Jay Gruden Says He Doesn’t Like Being Called Fat (Video)

  Jay Gruden has received all sorts of criticism for his handling of Robert Griffin III this preseason, and he’s OK with that. But one reporter’s comment apparently tipped the scales for the Washington Redskins head coach. Gruden addressed the media after a recent practice and was asked if he listens to all the scrutiny or just tunes it out. In his...
Via NESN.com
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Guard Dick Stanfel Named Finalist For Pro Football HOF

Dick Stanfel Named Finalist For Pro Football HOF Guard Dick Stanfel, one of the original 70 Greatest Washington Redskins, was named a Pro Football Hall Of Fame finalist for the 2016 class. Stanfel, who passed away in June, was selected by the Hall’s Seniors Committee. Stanfel, a University of San Francisco alumni, spent his final three […]
Via HTTR4LIFE.COM
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Friday: Five Redskins to watch in 2015

It’s Fantasy Friday and it is time to take a look at the Washington Redskins. While the team is being predicted to finish at the bottom of the NFC East in 2015, the team will have its fair share of fantasy football performers. While some fantasy leagues have already held their drafts, they are still some that have not. Still, the Washington Redskins offer fantasy league owners...
Via cover32
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

The RGIII era is over for the Redskins

Redskins GM Scot McCloughan is building a team that can win in the future without Robert Griffin III. Whether RGIII stays with of leaves the team next season, the RGIII era is already over. The signs are everywhere. McCloughan hopes to build a team — bigger, stronger, tougher, run-first — that relies less on quarterback performance for wins. Coach Gruden runs an offense that...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

RG3 won't reveal if he suffered concussion in preseason game

The world of football players and coaches deceiving the media doesn’t just live in the college game … professional athletes seem ready to do the same thing. Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III left the team’s second preseason game last Thursday after taking a shot to the head on a play. Many media outlets reported that the signal caller suffered a concussion on the play...
Via Gamedayr
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III is hilariously injury prone in Madden 16

    The latest edition of the Madden video game series was released earlier this week, and “Madden NFL 16” could be even more realistic than all of its predecessors. Anyone who has played the new game with Robert Griffin III can tell you why. As Scott Allen of DC Sports Bog noted, it would appear that RG3 is incredibly injury prone in “Madden NFL 16.” Folks who have...
Via Larry Brown Sports
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins O-line dislikes Robert Griffin III

Geoff Burke-USA TODAY SportsThe Washington Redskins announced that Robert Griffin III has been cleared to play against Baltimore on Saturday.  Griffin suffered a concussion during the team’s 21-17 preseason win over the Lions on Aug. 20. After the quarterbacks press conference on Thursday, ESPN’s Jason Reid tweeted that RG3 isn’t well-liked among the O-line. Really...
Via Sports-Glory
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

RG3 symptom-free, will start Saturday

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is cleared and ready to take on Baltimore in the team's third preseason game Saturday, per the Washington Post. Griffin sustained a concussion against Detroit last week, but it was apparently of the mild variety for him to return so soon. The Post: 'During his appointment with a neurologist Thursday afternoon, the quarterback...
Via 60 Max Power O
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Washington Redskins Need To Just Blow The Team Up And Start Over

At one time the Washington Redskins were one of the better teams in the NFL. They were competitive not just in their division, but were a playoff caliber team more often than not. That was back in the 1980s and early 90s. Since 1992 they have been to the playoffs four times and finished with a losing record in 13 of 22 seasons.Things have clearly not been going well, and it very...
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jay Gruden did not like media calling him ‘fat ass’ (Video)

Jay Gruden does not appreciate you picking on him over his weight. The Washington Redskins coach was asked at a media session on Thursday whether the criticism from the press bothers him. He admitted that he does read and listen to some of what is written about the team. “I listen to it a little bit,” Gruden admitted. “I read some articles and listen. I have to kind of be...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Redskins QB Robert Griffin III evades concussion questions

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) Robert Griffin III evaded questions Thursday about when - or even if - he sustained a concussion in the Washington Redskins' second preseason game. ''You've got to talk to the people who report that stuff,'' Griffin said. ''I don't report that stuff. I was in the locker room, taking a shower, getting ready to watch the rest of the game, so I don't know.'' The quarterback...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss
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