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Schefter: McNabb helped Redskins after all

Schefter: McNabb helped Redskins after all

ESPN.com Updated Dec 21, 2012
QB failed on field, but he enabled Washington to draft RB Alfred Morris
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  • Robert Griffin III Listed as Probable for Sunday

    Robert Griffin III Listed as Probable for Sunday

    redskinsgab.com ESPN.com Dec 21, 2012
    Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said Friday that quarterback Robert Griffin III, linebacker London Fletcher and center Will Montgomery are all probable for Sunday’s game at Philadelphia., Mike Jones of the Washington Post reports. Griffin missed last weekâ
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  • Trent Williams stops by for a visit

    Trent Williams stops by for a visit

    ESPN.com Dec 21, 2012
    Washington Redskins left tackle Trent Williams was kind enough to offer us a little bit of his time on a Friday afternoon as he and his first-place squad finished up their preparations for Sunday's game against the Eagles in Philadelphia. I spoke with W…
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  • Robert Griffin III remains on track to return

    Robert Griffin III remains on track to return

    profootballtalk.com Dec 21, 2012
    There’s just one more hurdle for Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III to clear before he’s back in the lineup. Coach Mike Shanahan likes the chances that the former college hurdling star makes it to the other side in one piece. Zac Boyer of the Fre
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  • Trent Williams tries to move past his positive drug tests

    Trent Williams tries to move past his positive drug tests

    profootballtalk.com Dec 21, 2012
    Last December, Redskins tackle Trent Williams and tight end Fred Davis were suspended four games each for their most recent violations of the league’s substance-abuse policy.  Unlike the steroids policy, which metes out a four-game suspension for a fir
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  • Final Word: NFC East

    Final Word: NFC East

    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 16: Difference-maker. How important has the post-bye return of wide receiver Pierre Garcon from a foot injury been for the Washington Redskins? When Garcon plays this season, Washington is 7-1, scores an average of 2…
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  • Breakfast links: Spencer to return to Dallas?

    Breakfast links: Spencer to return to Dallas?

    ESPN.com Dec 21, 2012
    Washington Redskins It appears Robert Griffin III is a go for Sunday, assuming nothing new happens to him or his sprained knee between now and then. Let the speculation and debate begin about how close Griffin is to 100 percent and what the Redskins can…
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  • Video - 'Playbook': Washington Redskins vs. Philadelphia Eagles 03:07

    'Playbook': Washington Redskins vs. Philadelphia Eagles

    Dec 21
    The "Playbook" experts explain why the Washington Redskins’ offense is one of the most explosive in football and will provide problems for the Philadelphia Eagles.
  • Video - Week 15: Pepsi MAX Rookie of the Week winner 00:29

    Week 15: Pepsi MAX Rookie of the Week winner

    Dec 21
    Washington Redskins QB wins the honor after throwing for over 325 yards and two touchdowns in a win over the Cleveland Browns.
  • Video - Breer: Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III likely to start vs. Philadelphia Eagles 02:22

    Breer: Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III likely to start vs. Philadelphia Eagles

    Dec 21
    Albert Breer joins "Around the League" to discuss Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III's status for Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles. Also, will the Redskins try to trade backup quarterback Kirk Cousins in the offseason?
  • Video - Blogger Blitz: Trent Williams 04:41

    Blogger Blitz: Trent Williams

    Dec 21
    NFC East blogger Dan Graziano talks with Redskins' tackle Trent Williams about playing with RG III, the current attitude of the team and what he does on his downtime

Sports Columnists

  • NFL playoff picture shaking out -- John Clayton's First & 10

    Dec 21
    The usual suspects are returning to the NFL playoffs this season, ending a long streak of postseason turnover.
  • Peter King: Peterson grasps at history after remarkable recovery

    Dec 21
    The next two games of Adrian Peterson's life will be historic, whether he breaks Eric Dickerson's all-time rushing record or not. Peterson needs 188 yards to become the seventh player ever to rush for 2,000 yards in a season ... and he'd be the first to…
  • The Sports Guy goes through his inbox, plus Week 16 picks

    Dec 21
    It's the end of the world as we know it, so the Sports Guy is cleaning out his inbox while making his Week 16 picks.