This is the November 22, 2012 news archive. View today's Redskins rumors and news.
Share TweetRobert Griffin III threw for 311 yards and four touchdowns, helping the Washington Redskins beat the Dallas Cowboys 38-31 on Thursday.
Robert Griffin III shines brightly again as Redskins overcome Cowboys’ second-half comebackUpdated Nov 22, 2012 Share TweetFor the second straight game, Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III threw four touchdown passes to four different receivers, allowing his team to put up more than 30 points on an NFC East opponent. Washington's 38-31 Thanksgiving win over t…Source: yahoo.com
After losing their must-win, Redskins on a bit of a rollUpdated Nov 22, 2012 Share TweetThe Redskins have now won two straight since their bye week, beating a pair of division foes and looking legitimate again. Thursday’s 38-31 win over the Cowboys wasn’t as easy as it appeared at halftime (when they led 28-3), but their resilience was i
Nice Homecoming: Robert Griffin III made a triumphant return to Te…Updated Nov 22, 2012 Share TweetRobert Griffin III made a triumphant return to Texas, throwing four TD passes as the Redskins beat the Cowboys 38-31, earning their first Thanksgiving Day win since 1973.Source: CNNSI.com
#WASvsDAL: Fourth Quarter ConclusionsUpdated Nov 22, 2012 Share Tweet(AP photo) Happy Thanksgiving, Redskins fans. Your team is escaping Cowboys Stadium tonight with a 38-31 win over the rival Dallas Cowboys in a game seen by millions on national TV. It was certainly an interesting fourth quarter here in Jerry Land. The …
Could RG3 be MVP?: The young man, who will not turn 23 until after t…Updated Nov 22, 2012 Share TweetThe young man, who will not turn 23 until after the Super Bowl, just threw eight touchdown passes in a span of five days. More importantly, he won two games in those same five days, against division rivals. Robert Griffin III, the quarterback savior for…Share TweetRedskins quarterback Robert Griffin III finally looked human, and Tony Romo looks like Tony Romo, and the Cowboys are suddenly, amazingly back in this one. Griffin’s first interception gave the Cowboys a chance to get within a score, as they took over d
#WASvsDAL: Third Quarter ThoughtsUpdated Nov 22, 2012 Share Tweet(AP photo) The Dallas Cowboys got things started in the second half much like they did in the first half: with a field goal. But with the Redskins bringing a 28-3 lead into the second half, field goals weren’t going to get the job done. They did get a h
Stop the presses, RG3 doing amazing thingsUpdated Nov 22, 2012 Share TweetRedskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is putting on a clinic, leading his team to a dominant 28-3 halftime lead at Dallas. He’s continuing a run of near-perfect football going back to last week’s thrashing of the Eagles. Over his last six quarters o
#WASvsDAL: Halftime SummationsUpdated Nov 22, 2012 Share Tweet(AP photo) The second quarter of today’s game between the Washington Redskins and the Dallas Cowboys began with a boom: a 68-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Robert Griffin III to wide receiver Aldrick Robinson. It was the third huge passing touchdo
Redskins pouring it on, up 21-3Updated Nov 22, 2012 Share TweetThe Cowboys are getting embarrassed early, and they’re getting a little chippy. Cowboys cornerback Mike Jenkins punctuated the indignity of getting taken to the house by a sore-footed Pierre Garcon with a cheap shove through the back of the end zone. Th
RG3, skies open up on CowboysUpdated Nov 22, 2012 Share TweetAs quickly as this game looked dull, Robert Griffin III did the thing he does so well. Griffin’s 68-yard touchdown pass to Aldrick Robinson gave the Redskins a 7-3 lead early in the second quarter, and nearly as soon as he did, the skies opened up and r
#WASvsDAL: First Quarter RecollectionsUpdated Nov 22, 2012 Share Tweet(AP photo) The big Thanksgiving Day rivalry matchup is underway. The Washington Redskins (4-6) and the Dallas Cowboys (5-5) are playing on national TV with tons on the line in NFC East play. At the end of the first quarter, the Cowboys lead the Redskins…
As good as the early game was, second game as slowUpdated Nov 22, 2012 Share TweetWith a little luck, you planned your Thanksgiving dinner for about 15 minutes ago. After a frantic back-and-forth first game between the Texans and Lions, the Cowboys and Redskins are the tryptophan coma portion of the day. A scoreless tie at the end of…Share TweetDallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray will miss his sixth consecutive game Thursday with a midfoot sprain.
London Fletcher active, streak goes to 235 gamesUpdated Nov 22, 2012 Share TweetRedskins linebacker London Fletcher is keeping the streak alive. Listed as questionable this week with a left ankle sprain, Fletcher has been activated. That means his consecutive games streak goes to 235. Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon is also up…Share TweetThe Washington Redskins have arrived at the massive Cowboys Stadium for today’s Thanksgiving Day matchup with the Dallas Cowboys. The Redskins players seemed amped and ready to go this morning at the hotel and on the team bus as it unloaded into the loc
marines provide redskins fans a reason to give thanksUpdated Nov 22, 2012 Share TweetEvery once in a while, you stumble across something that makes you stop and truly give thanks for everything you have in life. This beautiful photo of two deployed Marines and their working dog catching some sleep in Afghanistan did just that for me. Vi…Source: homermcfanboy.com
a redskins life: keeping up with ryan kerriganUpdated Nov 22, 2012 Share Tweet[Editor's note: This season, the Washington Redskins have asked me to occasionally write feature stories for the team's official website, Redskins.com. This article is my latest contribution, so please check it out.] Since the day he was drafted by the …Source: homermcfanboy.comShare TweetHappy Thanksgiving Day, everybody! The Cowboys try to extend their two-game win streak and get back into the hunt in the NFC East against Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins. Fire away with questions. After finishing their pregame Thanksgivin…
The All-22: How the Redskins combine backfield motion and route concepts to stretch defensesUpdated Nov 22, 2012 Share TweetYesterday, we looked at how Mike and Kyle Shanahan turned receiver motion, blocking schemes, and interior route concepts to create a six-yard touchdown against the Philadelphia Eagles last Sunday. Here's the second of the four touchdown passes thrown by…Source: yahoo.com
Redskins-Cowboys: Experts Pick ‘EmUpdated Nov 22, 2012 Share Tweet(AP photo) Last week, more than 85 percent of the NFL experts and analysts below picked the Redskins to be victorious over the Philadelphia Eagles. Boy, were they ever right. The Redskins thrashed the Eagles 31-6, dominating in all aspects of the game. …Share TweetThe former basketball player who tried to extort $1 million from Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will spend the next year and a half behind bars. Per the Associated Press, 26-year-old Richard Hurd was sentenced to 18 months in federal custody. …
Redskins Burn Cowboys With Deep BallNov 22Damien Woody breaks down Robert Griffin's performance in the Redskins' 38-31 win over the Cowboys.
RG3 Guides Redskins To Big Thanksgiving Day WinNov 22Robert Griffin III threw for 311 yards and four touchdowns to power the Redskins to a 38-31 victory over the Cowboys.
Spectacular Homecoming For RG3Nov 22Robert Griffin III talks about the Redskins' poise after pulling out a big win against the Cowboys in Dallas.
Week 12: Robert Griffin III highlightsNov 22Redskins QB Robert Griffin III wowed America in his Turkey Day debut, throwing for 311 yards and four touchdowns in a 38-31 win over the Cowboys.