• Robert Griffin III still hasn’t learned to avoid hits

    Summary of 11 articles · Updated Oct 8, 2012
    The concern with Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III was that after one of the big hits he takes each week, he wouldn't get up. The hit Griffin took from Atlanta linebacker Sean Weatherspoon today was the kind of hit Griffin needs to learn to avoid. Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III took a nasty hit by an Atlanta defender in the third quarter as he tried to go down near the sideline. On the very first play of that drive, Griffin III found wide receiver Pierre Garçon open across the middle. Shanahan outlined the steps Griffin needs to take to get on the field meeting with the independent neurologist Monday in hopes of being cleared for physical activity and said that the quarterback hasn’t been experiencing any symptoms on Monday. “He’s feeling good. Matt Cassel left the Kansas City Chiefs' 9-6 loss to the Baltimore Ravens in the fourth quarter after he was sandwiched by Haloti Ngata and Paul Kruger, prompting cheers from a vocal segment of the crowd at Arrowhead Stadium.
    • Shanahan says Robert Griffin III has no concussion symptoms Monday

      Redskins coach Mike Shanahan didn’t just talk about kickers at his Monday press conference. As expected, he provided an update on quarterback Robert Griffin III’s status after the rookie suffered a concussion on a hit by Falcons linebacker Sean Weathe
    • Robert Griffin III Says He Plans on Playing Sunday vs Vikings

      Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III expects to pass through testing for lingering concussion symptoms this week and play next Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings, Mike Jones of the Washington Post reports. Griffin was knocked out of the third quart…
    • Redskins lose Griffin, lose the game to the Falcons

      The Atlanta Falcons are 5-0, but it wasn’t easy. On a rainy autumn day in Washington, the Redskins led for much of the game and appeared poised to be the first team to knock the Falcons off. But Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan threw a fourth-quarter touch
    • Redskins' Griffin knocked out of game

      Even as he has dazzled with his play throughout the first month of his first NFL season, Washington Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III has engendered one common concern in those who have watched him -- a fear that, based on the manner and fr…
      Source: ESPN.com
    • WAS-ATL: Third Quarter Thoughts

      (AP photo) Well, this game just got interesting - and Redskins fans everywhere are holding their collective breaths. Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III took a nasty hit by an Atlanta defender in the third quarter as he tried to go down near
      Source: redskins.com
  • Cousins: RGIII 'seems to be doing well'

    ASHBURN, Va. (AP) A teammate says Robert Griffin III "seems to be doing well" a day after suffering a concussion in the Washington Redskins' loss to the Atlanta Falcons.
    Source: CNNSI.com
  • Robert Griffin, Matt Cassel headline Week 5”²s injury roundup

    Washington Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin exited Sunday's 24-17 loss to the Atlanta Falcons with a concussion after taking a brutal (but 100 percent clean) hit from linebacker Sean Weatherspoon. Initially, the Redskins said that Griffin had …
    Source: yahoo.com

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