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Field turf not an option for FedEx Field next seasonUpdated Feb 14 Share TweetThe playing surface at FedEx Field drew criticism late last season for its poor quality toward the end of the regular season and for the Washington Redskins playoff game against the Seattle Seahawks. Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III and Seahawks …Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetRICHMOND, Va. (AP) Washington Redskins general manager Bruce Allen said Thursday the team isn't considering a new nickname, adding that it's "ludicrous" to suggest that the franchise is trying to upset Native Americans.
When Tony Kornheiser wrote about the Redskins nicknameUpdated Feb 14 Share TweetHoly cow, now every single media member in the world has written about the Redskins name this week. Latest additions: Sally Jenkins, Andrew Sharp, Chris Chase, LZ Granderson, Paul Lukas, Drew Magary, Kids Post’s Fred Bowen, Shaun Powell, Barry … CoSource: washingtonpost.comShare TweetAfter another inconsistent season left the Cowboys out of the playoffs again, Jerry Jones has promised big changes. Tom Mantzouranis predicts what Jones may have in mind.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetThe Washington Redskins have signed nose tackle Ron Brace.Share TweetAlthough it is only a little more than a month since Robert Griffin III underwent reconstructive knee surgery, Washington Redskins officials are encouraged enough with his recovery to believe he has a legitimate chance to start in the 2013 opener.Source: ESPN.com
Report: Redskins believe RG3 has “legitimate chance” to start openerUpdated Feb 14 Share TweetIt has been a little more than a month since Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III had his right ACL and LCL, which is apparently enough time for the Redskins to develop an idea about when Griffin will be ready to start playing games again. Adam Schef…Source: profootballtalk.com
Breakfast links: Will Giants cut Webster?Updated Feb 14 Share TweetWashington Redskins People ask why Mike Shanahan keeps indicating the Redskins have a chance to get back their salary cap room when that does not appear to be the case. I do not know why Shanahan keeps saying that, because, like Mark Maske, everything I…Source: ESPN.com
NFL32OT: Harvin's Future UnclearFeb 14Episode 269: Mike Hill and Chris Mortensen discuss Percy Harvin's future with the Vikings. Adam Schefter breaks down the chance for Robert Griffin III to return for opening day. The NFL32 crew discuss who should call plays for the Cowboys.
PTI Big Finish February 14thFeb 14PTI runs down Thursday's top stories.
Sources: RG III Could Start Week 1Feb 14Sources: Adam Schefter discusses the news that Robert Griffin III could start Week 1 after undergoing reconstructive knee surgery on Jan. 9.
Uni Watch: Native American nicknamesFeb 14Paul Lukas discusses the controversy surrounding the name of one of the NFL's most storied franchises.