This is the October 5, 2012 news archive. View today's Redskins rumors and news.
profootballtalk.com Updated Oct 5, 2012
We cover all of the biggest injury stories throughout the day on Friday, but feel free to use this as a one-stop shop to catch up on those posts and any other names worth mentioning that we’ll throw in here every Friday. Falcons at Redskins Redskins widShare Tweet
Redskins CB Griffin (hamstring) out againESPN.com Oct 5, 2012Washington Redskins nickel cornerback Cedric Griffin will sit out Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons.Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Oct 5, 2012It’s Friday, which means it is time for an all-out blitz on Week Five. Joining Pro Football Talk on NBC Sports Network to set the stage will be Chargers tight end Antonio Gates and Redskins coach Mike Shanahan. Gates and the Chargers will be trying to aShare Tweet
Anthony Kearns To Sing National Anthem(Photo via fedewaconsulting.com) The Irish Tenors performer Anthony Kearns will sing The National Anthem prior to Sunday’s game between the Washington Redskins and the Atlanta Falcons at FedExField. Kickoff is scheduled for 1 p.m. “I’m delighted toShare Tweet
Friday’s Redskins Park UpdateFriday’s Redskins Park Update, brought to you by Redskins.com lead writer Brian Tinsman and Redskins.com blogger Andrew Walker. Today’s update: injury statuses for Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons and the status of the Redskins’ three runShare Tweet
Redskins Among ‘Most-Watchable’ Teams(AP photo) The Washington Redskins have one of the highest-scoring offenses in the league, two incredibly talented rookies at quarterback and running back doing their thing, while all four of their games so far in 2012 have come down to the wire. As a r…Share Tweet
Joe Gibbs’ YFT Country Fair Tomorrow(Photo via YouthForTomorrow.com) If you’re in the Washington, D.C., area, open up your Saturday to support one of the best causes around - as well as Redskins legendary head coach Joe Gibbs. The 27th-annual Youth For Tomorrow Country Fair and AuctionsShare TweetClick to view slideshow. Other than raising awareness and money for breast cancer research and initiatives, one of the coolest things about October in the NFL is that the league is somewhat lax on its strict uniform rules. The players are really allowed…Share Tweet
Week 5 Matchups: Ryan and Griffin Grab Spotlightnytimes.com Oct 5, 2012The top games this weekend feature a classic quarterback matchup (Tom Brady vs. Peyton Manning) and meeting of top young quarterbacks (Matt Ryan vs. Robert Griffin III).Share Tweet
Week 4: Pepsi MAX Rookie of the week winnerOct 5Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III threw for more than 320 yards and ran for a touchdown in a win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Can the Falcons stop RG3?Oct 5Charley Casserly and Willie McGinest break down the matchup between the undefeated Atlanta Falcons and the Washington Redskins, focusing primarily on rookie phenom Robert Griffin III.
'Playbook': Atlanta Falcons vs. Washington RedskinsOct 5Will either team's defense be able to keep up with the opponent's highly skilled quarterback? Find out why one of our three analysts does not think the Falcons will stay undefeated.
NFL Live OT: QB MatchupsOct 5Tedy Bruschi and Mark Schlereth discuss the quarterback matchups that they are excited to watch this weekend.