• Blitzing Washington rookie QB Robert Griffin III has been failed strategy

    Summary of 10 articles · Updated Nov 21, 2012
    But Washington’s Robert Griffin III may be the exception. Not only was Robert Griffin III the best available quarterback for Washington with the second overall selection of the 2012 draft, he was the best fit for the Redskins at the position. You guys know I don't like to rush to judgment on these things, but it's starting to look as though this Robert Griffin III might turn out to be a pretty good football player. Griffin III, who has already been voted the NFL Rookie of the Week three times this season , is facing off this week against some other outstanding performances: Griffin is the first rookie quarterback to win this award twice since it was established in 1984. “4th & Pain,” the weekly professional-wrestling and football radio show hosted by Redskins defensive end Adam Carriker and Chuck Carroll, had presented Griffin III with the title belt earlier in the day as an award they hand out to their player of the week. Charles Tillman of the Bears has been named NFC Defensive Player of the Week twice this year, and Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is the only other player in the league who won two of these weekly awards in the first 10 weeks.
    • Rob Ryan’s plan for Robert Griffin III: Hit him hard

      Cowboys defensive coordinator Rob Ryan has spent the last three days putting together a game plan for Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III, and he says it all comes down to playing physical football. Ryan said that when he prepares his defenses to pl…
    • Cowboys DC Rob Ryan calls Washington QB Robert Griffin III a special player: ‘That’s why they traded half a team to get himâ

      IRVING — This isn’t a great week for the Cowboys to be playing Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III for the first time considering they’ve only had three days to prepare for a player who presents so many challenges. RGIII won the Heisman Trophy
    • Robert Griffin III, Player of the Week, again

      You guys know I don't like to rush to judgment on these things, but it's starting to look as though this Robert Griffin III might turn out to be a pretty good football player. The Washington Redskins' rookie quarterback has been named the NFC Offensive …
    • Robert Griffin’s arm, Redskins receivers’ speed will offer big test for Cowboys’ secondary

      Not only was Robert Griffin III the best available quarterback for Washington with the second overall selection of the 2012 draft, he was the best fit for the Redskins at the position. Coach Mike Shanahan began building a speedy corps of wide receivers …
    • LISTEN: Robert Griffin III Conference Call

      Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III today participated in a conference call with the Dallas-area media in preparation for Thursday’s Thanksgiving Day matchup against the Cowboys. And, yes, Griffin III was wearing a WWE title belt while do
      Source: redskins.com
    • Vote Griffin III For Rookie Of The Week

      (AP photo) By Friday, Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III could win his fourth Pepsi Max NFL Rookie of the Week award - but it’s going to take another massive effort by Redskins fans to do it. Griffin III was nominated for his near-perf
      Source: redskins.com
  • A look at how the Cowboys and Redskins match up

    After slogging through a 23-20 overtime victory over the Cleveland Browns, the Cowboys return to the field Thursday to face NFC East rival Washington on Thanksgiving. The Redskins, despite their 4-6 record, are expected to challenge Dallas and the Cowbo…

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