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Wale’s Super Bowl Thoughts, Superstitions

Wale’s Super Bowl Thoughts, Superstitions

redskins.com Updated Aug 28, 2013
(Via Freshness) Similar to the Washington Redskins, native DC rapper Wale has seen his success grow tenfold recently. For years, Wale was rocking the local scene before his big breakthrough in 2009 and while he’s since become a national superstar, he’s …
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  • Redskins roster battle: Offensive line

    Redskins roster battle: Offensive line

    ESPN.com Aug 28, 2013
    Taking a look at the key ongoing battles for Washington Redskins roster spots. Today we check in on the offensive line: Projected number: This is a little like the NCAA basketball tournament projections, except that you can't see me moving names around …
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  • As Shanahan quote took on a life of its own, context got lost

    As Shanahan quote took on a life of its own, context got lost

    profootballtalk.com Aug 28, 2013
    Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said last week that “anything short of the Super Bowl is a failure,” raising a lot of eyebrows and leading to quite a bit of criticism of Shanahan. But the context of the Shanahan quote suggests that his critics were off bas…
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  • RGIII invited to Marine Corps Ball by military couple (Video)

    RGIII invited to Marine Corps Ball by military couple (Video)

    washingtonpost.com Aug 28, 2013
    It has become common for young military folks to invite celebrities and sports personalities to the Marine Corps Ball via video. It was only a matter of time before someone invited Robert Griffin III, and this video from Redskins fans … Continue reading…
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  • Robert Griffin III: SI Cover King

    Robert Griffin III: SI Cover King

    redskins.com Aug 28, 2013
    Robert Griffin III is coming to a Sports Illustrated cover near you. If he keeps goes at the rate, Washington Redskins second-year quarterback Robert Griffin III will break the record for most Sports Illustrated cover appearances by the end of the decad…
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  • No clearance yet for Griffin

    No clearance yet for Griffin

    profootballtalk.com Aug 28, 2013
    It’s not a shock that Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III reportedly will start the regular-season opener on Monday Night Football. But it’s at least a mild surprise that the report has emerged before Griffin has received final medical clearance fro…
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  • Redskins season prediction: 10-6

    Redskins season prediction: 10-6

    ESPN.com Aug 28, 2013
    The Redskins should enter the season as the NFC East favorites, having won the division with a seven-game winning streak last season. They have one of the NFL’s most dynamic young players and a second-year running back who gained 1,613 yards as a rookie…
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  • Robert Griffin III expected to start for Washington Redskins We…

    Robert Griffin III expected to start for Washington Redskins Week 1 against Philadelphia Eagles

    yahoo.com ESPN.com Aug 28, 2013
    It's official, at least according to ESPN's Adam Schefter: Robert Griffin III will start Week 1. You can breathe easily now. (I am talking to you, ESPN, which is broadcasting the game.)After an offseason of conjecture, speculation, kid gloves, finger po…
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  • Unbeaten Preseason, Good Times Ahead?

    Unbeaten Preseason, Good Times Ahead?

    redskins.com Aug 28, 2013
    (AP Image) The Redskins have opened up their 2013 schedule with a bang. So far, the Burgundy and Gold are undefeated in their three exhibition games, and they’ve looked good doing it. They rolled up 477 yards of offense against the Buffalo Bills; they h…
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  • Video - Advice For Robert Griffin III 00:52

    Advice For Robert Griffin III

    Aug 28
    Brian Dawkins offers Redskins QB Robert Griffin III advice before his first game since reconstructive knee surgery.
  • Video - Robert Griffin III To Start Week 1 04:02

    Robert Griffin III To Start Week 1

    Aug 28
    Adam Schefter discusses the report that Redskins QB Robert Griffin III will start Week 1 against the Eagles.
  • Video - Rapoport: Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III starting in Week 1 a 'foregone conclusion' 02:30

    Rapoport: Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III starting in Week 1 a 'foregone conclusion'

    Aug 28
    Ian Rapoport reports there is no doubt that Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will start in Week 1. Griffin still has not been medically cleared by Dr. James Andrews.

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