Category: Robert Griffin III

Rex Grossman Says Kyle Shanahan Couldn’t Call Read-Option Plays for him Without Laughing

Friday, April 12th, 2013

The Washington Redskins like to run the zone-read, but the 'Skins will be without their franchise quarterback for most if not all of the offseason, and maybe longer than that. As a result, there's a lot of talk regarding who might be able to step in and run those plays ...

Matt Schaub: “It’ll be Hard to Ever Fully Replace a Pocket Passer”

Monday, March 4th, 2013

Matt Schaub is most definitely a pocket passer. And while the league is always evolving and a new breed of quarterbacks has taken professional football by storm, Schaub still believes that it'll be hard for quarterbacks to succeed long-term without having the ability to drop back in an old-fashioned way. ...

Pierre Garcon Discusses His Foot Injury, Chemistry With Robert Griffin III and the Read-Option

Friday, February 15th, 2013

Robert Griffin III is apparently off to a solid start as he rehabs from surgery on his ACL and LCL, but Washington Redskins fans won't soon forget Griffin's stomach-churning performance while playing less than 100 percent in the wild-card playoffs against the Seattle Seahawks. As someone who took heat for ...

DeMaurice Smith Addresses RG3 Injury and the Field Conditions in Washington

Monday, January 14th, 2013

Two major incidents took place last weekend in Washington that caught the attention of the NFLPA. The players association, led by executive director DeMaurice Smith, looked into the way in which Robert Griffin III's knee injury was dealt with by the team's coaching and medical staff, as well as the ...

Richard Sherman on his Incident with Trent Williams, Trash Talk and the Condition of the Field in Washington

Thursday, January 10th, 2013

Richard Sherman is one of the NFL's most talented cornerbacks, and yet he also has one of the league's biggest mouths. After beating the Washington Redskins Sunday to stay alive in the playoffs, Sherman got into a tiff with Redskins' left tackle Trent Williams. Yet Sherman vs. Williams wasn't the ...

Clinton Portis: Dan Snyder Will Solve Washington’s Turf Problems to Avoid Future Injuries to RG3

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

The Washington Redskins were on top of the NFL world last week after winning the NFC East with the dazzling play of rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III. A lot can change in the NFL in one week. As if the 24-14 playoff loss to the Seattle Seahawks wasn't bad enough, ...

Alfred Morris On Avoiding the Rookie Wall, His Humble Personality and His 1991 Mazda 626

Friday, January 4th, 2013

The majority of the attention with regard to Washington Redskins football this year has been on Robert Griffin III, but another rookie -- one who was drafted 171 spots behind RG3 -- is also tearing up the league. Never mind John Riggins, Clinton Portis, Larry Brown, Terry Allen, Earnest Byner ...

DeAngelo Hall on the Redskins Seven Game Winning Streak: “11 gets us to where we want to be”

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013

The Redskins season got off to a rough start. In early November, it looked like the 'Skins playoff chances had already faded away. However, thanks to a seven game winning streak to close out the season, including Sunday night's win over the Dallas Cowboys, Washington is back in the postseason. ...

Pete Carroll: “We’re Going to Be Good for a While”

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013

The Seattle Seahawks meet the Washington Redskins Sunday in what is arguably the most intriguing matchup of wild-card weekend. The Seahawks have won six straight, but the 'Skins have won seven in a row. Regardless of what happens this weekend, it's probably safe to conclude that, with rookie quarterbacks leading ...

Pierre Garcon’s Return Helps Fuel Washington Redskins’ Rebound

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

There's no question the man of the hour, and the season, in Washington is Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III. The team started 3-6, but has won three straight games -- all against division rivals -- since then. But it's also no coincidence that wide receiver Pierre Garcon has worked his ...