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Gruden: 'Clock's ticking' on struggling RG III

Gruden: 'Clock's ticking' on struggling RG III

ESPN.com Updated 13 hours ago
Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden delivered some of his most pointed comments yet about Robert Griffin III, telling NFL.com earlier this week that it's time for the third-year quarterback to elevate his play.
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  • PHOTOS: Redskins Travel To California

    PHOTOS: Redskins Travel To California

    redskins.com 4 hours ago
    Click to view slideshow. RELATED LINKS: –Redskins Movember Matchup No. 3: Charley Taylor vs. Doug Williams –Former, Current Redskins Committed To Helping Malnourished In Zambia The Washington Redskins on Friday traveled to California, two days before th…
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  • Wall, Wizards deal Cavs 3rd straight loss

    Wall, Wizards deal Cavs 3rd straight loss

    ESPN.com 13 hours ago
    John Wall took over in the third quarter Friday night and finished 28 points, seven assists and six rebounds, and the hustling Washington Wizards clamped down for a 91-78 win over LeBron James and the mostly flatfooted Cleveland Cavaliers.
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  • Dion Waiters Goes For Dunk, Gets Destroyed, Is Terrible

    Dion Waiters Goes For Dunk, Gets Destroyed, Is Terrible

    deadspin.com 13 hours ago
    Millennial Dion Waiters stinks and is bad ; tonight against the Wizards, he tried to dunk on Kevin Seraphin and got stoned—with both hands!—directly to hell. My favorite part is Jon Barry and Mike Breen both initially assuming it must have been a foul, …
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  • The Redskins name controversy gets the ‘New Yorker’ cover treat…

    The Redskins name controversy gets the ‘New Yorker’ cover treatment

    washingtonpost.com 14 hours ago
    “The New Yorker” magazine doesn’t always weigh in on the Redskins name controversy, but it did in a big way this week, using a Thanksgiving theme to take a jab at #KeepTheName partisans. “It’s not profound, you know—nothing I do is profound—but I wanted…
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  • Nats could have options with Zimmermann, Fister

    Nats could have options with Zimmermann, Fister

    MLB.com 20 hours ago
    According to USA Today, the Nationals have told opposing teams they would listen to possible deals involving right-handers Jordan Zimmermann and Doug Fister. Fister and Zimmermann are free agents after the 2015 season and general manager Mike Rizzo woul…
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  • Redskins' Jordan Reed, Chris Baker out for Sunday

    Redskins' Jordan Reed, Chris Baker out for Sunday

    ESPN.com 21 hours ago
    ASHBURN, Va. -- Washington Redskins tight end Jordan Reed and nose tackle Chris Baker won’t play Sunday at San Francisco, but tackle Trent Williams still has a chance to play – though whether or not it’s realistic remains to be seen. Williams said his s…
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  • Sean McVay Talks About Grandfather’s Influence On His Football …

    Sean McVay Talks About Grandfather’s Influence On His Football Career

    redskins.com 22 hours ago
    (Mcvay, left, via 49ers.com) RELATED LINKS: –Redskins-49ers: 4 Keys To The Game –Sean McVay’s Bio Washington Redskins offensive coordinator Sean McVay returns to San Francisco — home city to a 49ers franchise that was led to multiple Super Bowl champion…
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  • Paul Pierce On Rivalry With LeBron James: “It’s Like Fighting F…

    Paul Pierce On Rivalry With LeBron James: “It’s Like Fighting For The Same Girl”

    dimemag.com 23 hours ago
    “Rivalries aren’t really rivalries unless the teams and players hate each other!” Well, tell that to Paul Pierce and LeBron James. Ahead of their first matchup as members of the Washington Wizards and Cleveland Cavaliers tonight, The Truth offered rare …
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  • Mark Rypien Attending Redskins Rally In San Francisco

    Mark Rypien Attending Redskins Rally In San Francisco

    redskins.com 24 hours ago
    (AP Image) RELATED LINKS: –Jim Lachey Attends Redskins Rally In Ohio –Find A Redskins Rally Near You Guess what San Francisco Redskins fans? Mark Rypien is coming to town and he’s going to be rally with the Bay Area Redskins Fan Club at the San Francisc…
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  • Hail To The Beard Photo Contest

    Hail To The Beard Photo Contest

    redskins.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    RELATED LINKS: –First Redskins Movember Matchup Features Hall Of Famers –Movember Matchup: Hairy Teammates, Franchise Greats Go Head-To-Head Are you a Redskins fan participating in No Shave November? If so, show off that facial hair in our #HailToTheBea…
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  • Wizards’ Nene, Kevin Seraphin and Otto Porter play FIFA on Veri…

    Wizards’ Nene, Kevin Seraphin and Otto Porter play FIFA on Verizon Center big screen

    washingtonpost.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Now this is how video games were meant to be played. The Wizards’ Otto Porter, Nene and Kevin Seraphin recently kicked back and fired up FIFA 15 on the big screen at Verizon Center. Nene tweeted a photo of the scene Thursday and the Wizards shared a few…
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  • PHOTO: Mother And Son Rock Redskins Jerseys Together

    PHOTO: Mother And Son Rock Redskins Jerseys Together

    redskins.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    (via Instagram user Danivrocks) RELATED LINKS: –Redskins Movember Matchup No. 3: Charley Taylor vs. Doug Williams –Former, Current Redskins Committed To Helping Malnourished In Zambia You won’t find a better dressed mother-son pair around. Also wearing …
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  • Redskins vs. 49ers preview

    Redskins vs. 49ers preview

    ESPN.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    When: 1:25 p.m. PT Sunday Where: Levi’s Stadium, Santa Clara TV: CBS The San Francisco 49ers and Washington Redskins meet for the second time in Week 12 in as many years. And just like last season, both teams appear to be heading in opposite directions.…
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  • Ovechkin scores late in 3rd period, sends Capitals over Avalanc…

    Ovechkin scores late in 3rd period, sends Capitals over Avalanche 3-2.

    NHL.com thehockeynews.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    DENVER - Alex Ovechkin has scored plenty of pretty goals in his career. He even throws in some scrappy ones from time to time. Ovechkin scored late in the third period, Braden Holtby stopped 27 shots, and the Washington Capitals beat the Colo...
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  • Video - Gruden On RG III: He's Auditioned Long Enough 01:52

    Gruden On RG III: He's Auditioned Long Enough

    Nov 22
    Herm Edwards discusses Redskins coach Jay Gruden's comments about QB Robert Griffin III's playing status and if Griffin is the quarterback of the future for the Redskins.
  • Video - Wall, Wizards Put Away Cavs 01:31

    Wall, Wizards Put Away Cavs

    Nov 21
    John Wall scored 28 points to lead the Wizards to a 91-78 win over the Cavs.
  • Video - LeBron's Transition Dunk 00:24

    LeBron's Transition Dunk

    Nov 21
    LeBron James threw down a two-handed slam while running the floor against the Wizards.
  • Video - LeBron's Soaring Alley-Oop Layup 00:33

    LeBron's Soaring Alley-Oop Layup

    Nov 21
    Kyrie Irving threw a lob to LeBron James, who skied high for the layup. Irving then stole the ball on the next possession, which led to another James layup.

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