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Redskins Fire Head Coach Mike Shanahan

Redskins Fire Head Coach Mike Shanahan

Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images(ASHBURN, VA.) — After a tumultuous run, the Mike Shanahan-era is over in Washington as the Redskins have fired their embattled head coach on Monday morning.
“Redskins fans deserve a better result,” owner Dan Snyder said …

Redskins’ Mike Shanahan Considering Sitting RG3 Rest of the Season

Redskins’ Mike Shanahan Considering Sitting RG3 Rest of the Season

Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images(ASHBURN, Va.) — With the Washington Redskins falling further and further down the standings, head coach Mike Shanahan is considering sitting quarterback Robert Griffin III for the rest of the season to avoid an injury.
“I…

Robert Griffin III Will Start Monday Night

Robert Griffin III Will Start Monday Night

Ronald Martinez/Getty Images(ASHBURN, Va) — Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan has named Robert Griffin III the team’s starting quarterback for its Week 1 game versus the Philadelphia Eagles.
Griffin had surgery almost eight months ago on th…

Robert Griffin III Medically Cleared

Robert Griffin III Medically Cleared

Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images(TAMPA) — Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III has been medically cleared to play by Dr. James Andrews.
Andrews examined Griffin prior to last night’s game against the Buccaneers and did not see anything wron…

Patience Is Key with Redskins’ RG3

Patience Is Key with Redskins’ RG3

Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images(RICHMOND, Va.) — Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III passed the perfunctory conditioning test on the eve of training camp, and feels he’s ready to go without any worry about his knee.
Griffin had recon…

Redskins Release DeAngelo Hall

Redskins Release DeAngelo Hall

NFL Photos via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The Washington Redskins released cornerback DeAngelo Hall on Monday as a result of the NFL’s salary cap penalty.
The team was penalized $18 million by the league because of the way its contracts were structure…

NFL Playoff Preview: Seahawks at Redskins

NFL Playoff Preview: Seahawks at Redskins

Patrick McDermott/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The Seattle Seahawks will fly into the Nation’s Capital on Sunday to take on the Washington Redskins, the NFC East champs, in the NFC Wild Card round.
It will be a matchup of two rookie quarterbacks, S…

Redskins Smash Cowboys, Clinch Playoff Berth

Redskins Smash Cowboys, Clinch Playoff Berth

Patrick McDermott/Getty Images(LANDOVER, Md.) — The Washington Redskins, led by a pair of rookies, are heading to the playoffs.
Alfred Morris rushed for 200 yards and three touchdowns, quarterback Robert Griffin III ran for a score, and the Redskins b…

Redskins’ Griffin Has Sprained LCL

Redskins’ Griffin Has Sprained LCL

Patrick McDermott/Getty Images(ASHBURN, Va.) — The Washington Redskins received encourgaing news regarding the right knee of quarterback Robert Griffin III on Monday.
Head coach Mike Shanahan announced that Griffin has a Grade 1 LCL tear in his knee a…

NFL Preview: Redskins at Cowboys

NFL Preview: Redskins at Cowboys

Tom Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images(ARLINGTON, Texas) — An old school rivalry will be revisited on Thanksgiving.  The Washington Redskins (4-6) will travel to Dallas to take on the Cowboys (5-5) for the seventh time on Turkey Day. 
Dalla…

Manning Gets Best of Griffin III, Giants Top Redskins 27-23

Manning Gets Best of Griffin III, Giants Top Redskins 27-23

Doug Pensinger/Getty Images(EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.) — It was salsa time again at MetLife Stadium.  Down 23-20, with 1:13 left to play, Giants quarterback Eli Manning hit Victor Cruz with a 77-yard touchdown pass to give the Giants a 27-23 win over…

Robert Griffin III Could Play Against Vikings

Robert Griffin III Could Play Against Vikings

Toni L. Sandys/The Washington Post via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The Washington Redskins are optimistic rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III could play in Week 6 against the Minnesota Vikings after suffering a mild concussion on Sunday against the A…

Washington Redskins Sign Robert Griffin III

Washington Redskins Sign Robert Griffin III

Patrick McDermott/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The RG3 era can officially begin in Washington.  The Redskins signed rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III on Wednesday to a four-year contract, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
“Well people…

Sources: Redskins Releasing WR Jabar Gaffney

Sources: Redskins Releasing WR Jabar Gaffney

Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post(WASHINGTON) — Washington Redskins leading receiver in the 2011 season, Jabar Gaffney will be released, according to ESPN’s Josina Anderson.
“I just heard. I just talked to Mike Shanahan. He said I was going to be mak…

McNabb Critical of Shanahan, Doesn’t Think RG3 is a Good Fit in Washington

McNabb Critical of Shanahan, Doesn’t Think RG3 is a Good Fit in Washington

Mitchell Layton/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — When the Washington Redskins traded up to acquire the second overall pick in the upcoming NFL Draft, all signs point to them taking former Baylor quarterback Robert Griffin III in hopes that he becomes the next…

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