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Kyle Shanahan: RG III can be like Peyton

Kyle Shanahan: RG III can be like Peyton

ESPN.com redskins.com Updated Nov 14, 2013
Washington Redskins offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan does not want Robert Griffin III to become just a pocket passer. That doesn't mean Shanahan believes Griffin couldn't handle the job.
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  • Redskins notes: Hall, Bowen limited

    Redskins notes: Hall, Bowen limited

    ESPN.com Nov 14, 2013
    ASHBURN, Va. -- Washington Redskins defensive end Stephen Bowen (knee) and cornerback DeAngelo Hall (foot) were limited in practice, though coach Mike Shanahan said both should be fine for Sunday's game at the Philadelphia Eagles. They were the only Red…
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  • High school newspaper not allowed to ban the word "Redskin…

    High school newspaper not allowed to ban the word "Redskins": At Neshaminy (Penn.)

    deadspin.com Nov 14, 2013
    High school newspaper not allowed to ban the word "Redskins": At Neshaminy (Penn.) HS, where the teams are named the Redskins, the editors of the student paper declared their intentions to avoid using the "racist" nickname. School ad…
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  • PFT on NBCSN: Jordan Reed, Week 11 storylines

    PFT on NBCSN: Jordan Reed, Week 11 storylines

    profootballtalk.com Nov 14, 2013
    Tight end Jordan Reed wasn’t a member of the Redskins when they turned their 2012 season around just in time to wind up as the NFC East champions. The rookie is part of the team now, though, and he’ll join Pro Football Talk on NBCSN on Thursday to tell …
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  • Darrel Young Plays Santa’s Elf

    Darrel Young Plays Santa’s Elf

    redskins.com Nov 14, 2013
    #Redskins DY dropped by Macy's in Dulles to spend time with some very special kids from @MakeAWish. #MacysBelieve Washington Redskins (@Redskins) November 12, 2013 Darrel Young is never too busy to make a difference. The fullback is a mainstay at commun…
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  • Green questions Redskins' leadership

    Green questions Redskins' leadership

    ASHBURN, Va. -- The Washington Redskins don't have leadership. That's a conclusion drawn by former Washington Redskins corner Darrell Green. He said London Fletcher is too old to still be that guy; and Green said Robert Griffin III is not the leader on …
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  • RGIII clowns Grant Paulsen

    RGIII clowns Grant Paulsen

    washingtonpost.com Nov 14, 2013
    This is Grant Paulsen. He reports about the Redskins for 106.7 The Fan. Everyone who knows Grant thinks he’s a wonderful person and a terrific reporter and probably has hugged him at some point. But no one — and I say this with all due respect — has eve…
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  • Thursday Practice Snapshots

    Thursday Practice Snapshots

    redskins.com ESPN.com Nov 14, 2013
    Reed Doughty tries to make a one-handed catch. In his weekly press conference, Defensive Coordinator Jim Haslett said the Redskins practice habits convinced him the team has better football ahead of it. Haslett: "Teams going downhill don't practice…
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  • Ryan Kerrigan struggling through Movember

    Ryan Kerrigan struggling through Movember

    washingtonpost.com Nov 14, 2013
    When I caught up with Ryan Kerrigan near the end of last year’s Movember effort, he expressed joy that his days with facial hair were nearing an end. “The mustache is funny because it looks just awful,” the Redskins linebacker joked at the time. “I’ve n…
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  • Bobby Mitchell, Sonny Jurgensen and Carl Kammerer on JFK assass…

    Bobby Mitchell, Sonny Jurgensen and Carl Kammerer on JFK assassination

    washingtonpost.com Nov 14, 2013
    The 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy’s assassination is next week, and in advance of it NBC conducted a series of interviews with various figures in American culture about their memories of that time. Three of those people are former Redskins Bobby M…
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  • Trade Between Rivals Favored Redskins

    Trade Between Rivals Favored Redskins

    redskins.com Nov 14, 2013
    Why would you ever trade a 24-year old quarterback who’s best years were ahead of him and was the No. 2 overall pick just three years earlier for a quarterback who was turning 30 years old before the upcoming season and wasn’t getting any younger? Becau…
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  • Baylor could be bracing for a Redskins rush on Art Briles

    Baylor could be bracing for a Redskins rush on Art Briles

    profootballtalk.com Nov 14, 2013
    The news that Baylor coach Art Briles has signed yet another contract extension, extending his deal to 10 years, has prompted warranted speculation that the Bears are guarding against an eventual attempt by the University of Texas to pilfer him. We’ve g…
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  • Lenovo Presents Alfred Morris In Tough Season

    Lenovo Presents Alfred Morris In Tough Season

    redskins.com Nov 14, 2013
    Alfred Morris won over Mike Shanahan. The running back has started all 25 of his career games with the Redskins. Earning a spot on Brad’s Handsome Hunkmasters is not quite as easy. In the fifth episode of Tough Season, an original video series from Leno…
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  • Double Coverage: Redskins at Eagles

    Double Coverage: Redskins at Eagles

    ESPN.com Nov 14, 2013
    Remember the Chip Kelly revolution? It was televised, on "Monday Night Football" no less, back in September. The first half of Kelly's first game as an NFL head coach looked more like the running of the bulls, and FedEx Field was Pamplona. Thi…
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  • RG3: Bottom line, I can’t take those amount of hits

    RG3: Bottom line, I can’t take those amount of hits

    profootballtalk.com Nov 14, 2013
    Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III got hit way too much against the Vikings in last Thursday’s loss. Griffin was hit 18 times over the course of the game and the blame for those hits can be spread out in several directions. The offensive line needs…
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  • Statistically speaking: Penalty breakdown

    Statistically speaking: Penalty breakdown

    ESPN.com Nov 14, 2013
    The Washington Redskins, believe it or not, have improved when it comes to penalties compared to last season. It just seems as if it hurts them more this season. But the Redskins rank 16th in the NFL with 57 penalties, averaging 6.6 per game (compared t…
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  • Video - Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher ranks his own team last 04:03

    Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher ranks his own team last

    Nov 14
    Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher reacts to recently ranking his team last in the NFC East.
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: WSH-PHI 01:07

    Countdown Daily Prediction: WSH-PHI

    Nov 14
    The NFL Live crew make their picks for Washington at Philadelphia.

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    Nov 14
    It's midday of an October Friday, and with the Raiders in their bye week after losing four of their first six games, many players have left town to recharge and regroup. Quarterback Terrelle Pryor isn't among them. He's spent this morning at the team's …
  • Don Banks: NFL Week 11 picks

    Nov 14
    Yeah, yeah, Week 10 was big in both Jacksonville and Tampa Bay, with the bedraggled Bucs and Jaguars finally getting their first win of the season. Congrats all around, especially in Detroit, where the 2008 Lions still reign in reverse. But I don't mind…
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    Nov 14
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