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Washington Redskins’ to Expand Robert Griffin III’s Control Over Offense by Adding Audibles
July 2nd, 2014 at 11:51 AM
Washington Redskins' new head coach Jay Gruden had one major objective this offseason and it was obvious from the beginning: gain the trust of his quarterback.  Robert Griffin III's relationship was basically nonexistent with former head coach Mike Shanahan by the end of the season and it showed on the field....

Undrafted Free Agent Tommy Rees Chooses Washington Redskins Despite Quarterback Depth
May 14th, 2014 at 9:32 AM
The Washington Redskins had many needs on their roster coming off a season where they finished 3-13, fired their head coach, and their 2013 NFC East Championship banner a distant memory.  One position that seemed settled was quarterback, where Robert Griffin III was entrenched as the starter and Kirk Cousins,...

Washington Redskins’ Reportedly Turned Down 4th Round Pick from Cleveland Browns for Kirk Cousins
May 13th, 2014 at 9:06 PM
Washington Redskins' backup quarterback Kirk Cousins has been the source of constant trade speculation since the season came to a close several months ago. CBS Sports' Jason La Confora reports the Cleveland Browns offered their fourth-round pick but were rebuffed by Redskins' general manager Bruce Allen. A trade to Cleveland would...

Washington Redskins’ Robert Griffin III Gets Assist in Drafting Baylor Running Back
May 13th, 2014 at 8:43 PM
It was obvious to anybody who followed the Washington Redskins that the relationship between quarterback Robert Griffin III and Mike Shanahan had reached the point of no return. However, it looks like RG3 and new head coach Jay Gruden are getting along just fine. Redskins head coach Jay Gruden told Comcast...

Chris Cooley: “Mike Shanahan Didn’t Like Robert Griffin III”
December 31st, 2013 at 7:04 PM
We may never find out how the relationship between former Washington Redskins' head coach Mike Shanahan and star quarterback Robert Griffin III went awry.  Former Redskins' tight-end turned-analyst Chris Cooley doesn't deny a major rift between the two. Cooley talked Monday to ESPN 980 about the fractured relationship: "He has a hard...

Washington Redskins’ Robert Griffin III to Face the Next Step in Recovery
August 12th, 2013 at 1:52 PM
Washington Redskin's head coach Mike Shanahan restated last week that the team would continue to press forward with its plan regarding quarterback Robert Griffin III's recovery from a torn ACL.  It looks like that plan is about to get ramped up. Griffin took 53 of the 70 first team snaps on Monday,...

Washington Redskins’ Quarterback Robert Griffin III Accused of Sexting on His Wedding Night
July 19th, 2013 at 9:50 AM
Washington Redskins' quarterback Robert Griffin III is learning the pitfalls of being a star quarterback of a NFL franchise.  The newly married superstar is being accused of being involved in a sexting scandal with a Hooters waitress. An email from a user over at the website Busted Coverage implicated the Redskins' quarterback. So...

Robert Griffin III, Washington Redskins Should Know When to Pull the Trigger and Go All In
July 9th, 2013 at 8:24 AM
As Coach Shanahan sits at the poker table, he looks to avoid the pistol’s ricochet to cash in on Washington’s young guns. The Washington Redskins nabbed a prized rookie on the flop of last year’s NFL Draft in the person of Robert Griffin III. Coming in as the 2nd pick, the...

Quarterback Pat White Willing to “Do Whatever It Takes” to Make Washington Redskins Roster
July 7th, 2013 at 9:09 AM
When the Washington Redskins announced they had signed former West Virginia quarterback Pat White, many believed that he would be nothing more then camp fodder to mimic Robert Griffin III's play style while the star quarterback recovered from offseason knee surgery.  White isn't going to let that stop him from...

Washington Redskins QB Kirk Cousins’ Book Released
June 25th, 2013 at 1:28 PM
***PHOTO1***While we're used to seeing him shine on the field, he is now taking his talents off the field. Washington Redskins QB Kirk Cousins' new book, "Game Changer: Faith, Football, & Finding Your Way," went on sale today. When asked about the book, Cousins stated, “It's not a biography, what it...

Bernard Hopkins Advice to Robert Griffin III: “Run from Donovan McNabb”
June 24th, 2013 at 5:07 PM
Legendary boxing champion Bernard Hopkins has only one piece of advice for Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III when dealing with Donovan McNabb: "Run!" “What I would advise him: run from McNabb,” Hopkins told Howard Eskin of Fox 29. “Run. Run. Run. And press charges if he tries to [connect]. Listen, seriously,...

Washington Redskins Offensive Coordinator Doesn’t Believe Offense Needs to Be Changed
June 13th, 2013 at 9:17 AM
The message from the Washington Redskins regarding their offense has been united throughout the offseason.  Kyle Shanahan, the team's offensive coordinator, continued to sing the same tune Wednesday, as Redskins coordinators spoke to the media for the first and last time during OTA's. “He stayed healthy last year running the zone...

Former Washington Redskins Quarterback Donovan McNabb Wants RG3 to Slow Down
June 3rd, 2013 at 1:40 PM
In some ways, the running quarterback, which seems to be all-the-rage these days in the NFL, was made popular by former Philadelphia Eagles and Washington Redskins quarterback Donovan McNabb.  McNabb, now an NFL analyst, has a bit of advice for current Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III: slow down before you...

Father of Washington Redskins’ RG3 Wants Son to “throw More, Run Less”
May 23rd, 2013 at 10:37 AM
It seems that everyone has an opinion on how Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins should craft their offensive gameplan.  RG3's dad, Robert Griffin Jr., threw fuel on the fire Wednesday afternoon with his thoughts in an interview with The Washington Post: “I just know that based on what I...

Washington Redskins’ Robert Griffin III Takes to Twitter to Thank Fans for Gifts from Wedding Registry
May 20th, 2013 at 11:11 AM
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III thanked his fans yesterday for purchasing all of the items from his wedding registry at Bed Bath & Beyond.  A local Redskins blog uncovered the registry and encouraged fans, unprompted by RG3, to purchase gifts for the Redskins quarterback and his soon wife-to-be Rebecca...

Washington Redskins One Year Later: Looking Back on the RGIII Trade
April 11th, 2013 at 10:25 AM
This past Monday Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Dispatch wrote a wonderful article about the trade between the Redskins and the Rams that sent the Skins' first and second round pick of the 2012 draft along with first round picks for 2013 and 2014 over to the Rams in...

What Can We Honestly Expect from the Washington Redskins This Season
April 10th, 2013 at 9:11 AM
***PHOTO1*** Talking with a variety of Redskins fans this off-season expectations from one end of the spectrum to the other.  Some have Super Bowl visions dancings in their heads (which would be fantastic given that it's being played at Met Life Stadium the home of the Giants) to a sophomore...

Washington Redskins’ Robert Griffin III’s Jersey is Top Selling of All-Time
April 9th, 2013 at 9:34 AM
You can add another accolade to Robert Griffin III's glowing resume: top grossing jersey of all-time. Griffin, who dawns the No. 10 for the Burgundy and Gold, finished last season at the top of the list for most jerseys sold in a single season, ahead of NFL mainstays like Peyton Manning...

Baylor University Names Scholarship After Washington Redskins Quarterback Robert Griffin III
March 13th, 2013 at 12:49 PM
The name Robert Griffin III will forever be cheered in Waco, Texas.  Even though the quarterback has moved on to the Washington Redskins, his impact will forever remain as Baylor University will award a scholarship that bears RG3's name eginning in 2013. University President Ken Starr and Kirk Watson, a Democratic...

Washington Redskins’ Quarterback Robert Griffin III Responds to Adidas Ad on Twitter
February 19th, 2013 at 7:18 PM
You couldn't turn on the television around November of last year without seeing some kind of RG3 promotional.  Companies like Gatorade, Subway and Adidas looked to capitalize on the marketability of one of the NFL's hottest young stars.  A new ad from Adidas had the world buzzing. ***VIDEO1*** While the ad stays...