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photos from the sidelines: week 5
homermcfanboy.com Updated Oct 7, 2012
(photos by Brian Murphy) One thing is crystal clear about the Washington Redskins these days - they are not fans of FedEx Field. Maybe it’s because they practice in Virginia and don’t enjoy the commute to Maryland or maybe they wish the franchise stShare Tweet
Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was knocked out of Sunday’s game with a concussion, but he doesn’t think he’ll be out long. Griffin wrote on Twitter after the Redskins’ 24-17 loss to the Falcons on Sunday and said that he believes he’llShare Tweet
The Colts Discount Double Checked And B.J. Raji-Shuffled All Over The Packers: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundupdeadspin.com Oct 7, 2012Here's where we're putting the GIFs of the week, from Donald Brown triumphantly trolling the Packers to Brandon Lloyd dancing around like no one's looking. Only the Chargers and Saints have yet to play, so let's see what the week had to offer. More »Share TweetThe Redskins Sunday had a golden shot to top the undefeated Atlanta Falcons at home, but not only lost the game, but lost rookie QB Robert Griffin III in the process. Griffin III was knocked out with what’s being called a mild concussion after Falcons LShare TweetESPN.com Oct 7, 2012Washington Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III left Sunday's game in the third quarter after taking a big hit from Atlanta Falcons linebacker Sean Weatherspoon.Share Tweet
WAS-ATL: Halftime Recollections(AP photo) The offensive woes continued into the second quarter of today’s game between the Washington Redskins and the Atlanta Falcons. But this time around, the Washington defense took advantage. Outside linebacker Ryan Kerrigan tipped a Matt Ryan pasShare Tweet
Papa John’s Redskins Touchdown Special(AP photo) Monday is Redskins Day at Papa John’s. A day after every Redskins game, fans can order a large cheese pizza for only $9.99, plus for each touchdown the Redskins score, fans get one free topping. And with a Redskins victory, fans get double thShare Tweet
WAS-ATL: First Quarter SummationsThose who predicted a shootout today between the Washington Redskins and the Atlanta Falcons were in for a surprise in the first quarter. Neither team got on the scoreboard in a quick-moving first quarter that saw each drive end in a punt for both teams…Share TweetClick to view slideshow. The Washington Redskins get in a good stretch prior to today’s showdown against the Atlanta Falcons at FedExField. Be sure to follow the Redskins (@Redskins) on Instagram.Share TweetESPN.com Oct 7, 2012As the Washington Redskins prepare to host the 4-0 Atlanta Falcons at 1 pm ET on Sunday, here's one reason for Redskins fans to be feeling good and one reason for concern. Feeling good: There is a chance the Redskins will be able to run the kind of cloc…Share Tweet
Rev Redskin’s ‘Kickin’ The Chicken’Rev Redskin is back and is pumped up for today’s game against the undefeated Atlanta Falcons at FedExField. He has a special message for you Redskins faithful who are also looking to be “kickin’ the chicken” today. Check it out:Share Tweet
RG3 Has To Be More CarefulOct 7Eric Allen discusses Robert Griffin III's injury as well as the Falcons' chances going forward.
Sunday Blitz: Falcons-Redskins RecapOct 7Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Falcons' 24-17 win over the Redskins who lost RG3 to injury in the 2nd half.
Shanahan On RG3's InjuryOct 7Mike Shanahan talks about the injury to Robert Griffin III during the third quarter of the Redskins loss to the Falcons.
RG3 Injured As Falcons Improve To 5-0Oct 7Robert Griffin III left the game after taking a big hit from linebacker Sean Weatherspoon in the third quarter.
Don Banks: Broncos were prepared mentally, but not physically, for Patriot…Oct 7FOXBORO, Mass. -- After another loss to New England was in the books -- their third in the span of 10 games, including last season's playoffs -- Champ Bailey and the rest of his Broncos teammates found the repetition of it all a little wearing.
Don Banks: No shortage of heroes in Colts' inspiring tribute win; more Sna…Oct 7FOXBORO, Mass. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we take stock of an offensively sloppy but memorable Week 5 in the NFL....