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Robert Griffin III threw for 311 yards and four touchdowns, helping the Washington Redskins beat the Dallas Cowboys 38-31 on Thursday.Upvote Share Tweet
Robert Griffin III shines brightly again as Redskins overcome Cowboys’ second-half comebackyahoo.com Updated Nov 22, 2012For 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…Upvote Share Tweet
After losing their must-win, Redskins on a bit of a rollThe 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 iUpvote Share Tweet
Nice Homecoming: Robert Griffin III made a triumphant return to Te…CNNSI.com Updated Nov 22, 2012Robert 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.Upvote Share Tweet
#WASvsDAL: Fourth Quarter Conclusions(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 …Upvote Share Tweet
Could RG3 be MVP?: The young man, who will not turn 23 until after t…The 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…Upvote 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 dUpvote Share Tweet
#WASvsDAL: Third Quarter Thoughts(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 hUpvote Share Tweet
Stop the presses, RG3 doing amazing thingsRedskins 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 oUpvote Share Tweet
#WASvsDAL: Halftime Summations(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 touchdoUpvote Share Tweet
Redskins pouring it on, up 21-3The 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. ThUpvote Share Tweet
RG3, skies open up on CowboysAs 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 rUpvote Share Tweet
#WASvsDAL: First Quarter Recollections(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…Upvote Share Tweet
As good as the early game was, second game as slowWith 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…Upvote Share TweetDallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray will miss his sixth consecutive game Thursday with a midfoot sprain.Upvote Share Tweet
London Fletcher active, streak goes to 235 gamesRedskins 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…Upvote 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 locUpvote Share Tweet
marines provide redskins fans a reason to give thankshomermcfanboy.com Updated Nov 22, 2012Every 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…Upvote Share Tweet
a redskins life: keeping up with ryan kerriganhomermcfanboy.com Updated Nov 22, 2012[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 …Upvote Share 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…Upvote Share Tweet
The All-22: How the Redskins combine backfield motion and route concepts to stretch defensesyahoo.com Updated Nov 22, 2012Yesterday, 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins-Cowboys: Experts Pick ‘Em(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. …Upvote 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. …Upvote Share Tweet
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.