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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....

The Washington Redskins Conclude Organized Team Activities
June 13th, 2014 at 12:01 PM
The Washington Redskins wrapped up their OTAs yesterday and answered a few questions about the team's direction heading into training camp. Head coach Jay Gruden got a good feeling of what his team is going to look like after running the players through various drills. There are also still some...

Robert Griffin III Gelling with New Washington Redskins Receivers
May 30th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
During the offseason, the Washington Redskins acquired some new weapons for quarterback Robert Griffin III to use at his disposal. The Redskins resigned veteran Santana Moss, signed Andre Roberts and DeSean Jackson in free agency and drafted Ryan Grant. Not only that, but tight end Jordan Reed is returning from...

What to Look for on the First Day of OTAs for the Washington Redskins
May 28th, 2014 at 11:38 AM
The Washington Redskins started their Organized Team Activities yesterday at Redskins Park in Loudon County, Virginia. With 20 days before the start of  minicamp, head coach Jay Gruden is looking to see what his players are made of. He hopes to establish a new culture in Washington, seeing that the...

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...

DeSean Jackson Joins Washington Redskins’ Voluntary Workouts
April 15th, 2014 at 2:19 PM
DeSean Jackson showed up for the first time to the Washington Redskins’ voluntary workouts on Monday. He skipped the first week of workouts to enjoy a nice vacation. The three-time Pro Bowl wide receiver shared the weight room with his new teammates for the first time since signing a three-year...

What are the Washington Redskins’ Draft Needs?
April 11th, 2014 at 2:23 PM
The Washington Redskins addressed a few of their needs in the offseason. They re-signed Santana Moss at receiver, Perry Riley at linebacker and they also franchise tagged Brian Orakpo to assure a pass rush on defense. ***VIDEO1*** After bringing those veterans back, then went out and got DeSean Jackson and Andre Roberts...

Washington Redskins Hire Jay Gruden as New Head Coach
January 9th, 2014 at 10:21 AM
After casting a wide net in their search for a new head coach, the Washington Redskins have finally settled on a candidate.  The team will hire current Cincinnati Bengals offensive coordinator Jay Gruden, according to multiple reports. Gruden was at least one of six known candidates to have a face-to-face interview...

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...

Preseason Game Preview: Pittsburgh Steelers at Washington Redskins
August 19th, 2013 at 12:54 PM
It's been a long wait but it's finally time to open FedEx Field as the Washington Redskins welcome the Pittsburgh Steelers for their second preseason game of the 2013 NFL season. Washington defeated the Tennessee Titans during the first week of the preseason after a rushing touchdown from third string quarterback...

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,...

Preseason Game Preview: Washington Redskins at Tennessee Titans
August 8th, 2013 at 5:04 PM
The Washington Redskins are set to kick off their preseason schedule tonight against the Tennessee Titans in Music City.  Shanahan and company have been itching to get back on the field after a tough loss to the Seattle Seahawks in last years playoffs, which certainly left a bitter taste in the...

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...

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: Injury Update on Starters for 2013 NFL Season
June 24th, 2013 at 12:11 PM
***PHOTO1***When approaching the upcoming NFL season, the Washington Redskins are faced with a long list of injured players that are working to make a comeback by week one. While the majority of the team participated in regular practice on the field, a group of injured, including six starters, worked on rehabilitation and...

Washington Redskins’ Robert Griffin III Honors Military
June 21st, 2013 at 11:50 AM
***PHOTO1***A Washington Redskins practice was a little special as 25 members of local U.S. Air Force units came and visited the team in honor of Veteran's Day. The USAA announced Monday that Redskins' QB Robert Griffin III will support their military appreciation efforts this year. For Griffin, the visit hits home...