Stories tagged: Robert Griffin III
UPDATED: Wed., May 17, 2017, 1:55 p.m.
Colin Kaepernick vs. RGIII: Who would you rather have on the Seahawks?
On Monday, Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll was asked about Seattle’s search for a quarterback to back up Russell Wilson. Specifically, he was asked about whether his team was interested in …
UPDATED: Mon., May 15, 2017, 9:58 p.m.
Could Colin Kaepernick, Robert Griffin III be an option for Seahawks? Pete Carroll says maybe
Could Colin Kaepernick really be an option for a Seahawks’ team whose backup quarterback spot hasn’t exactly gotten clearer during the offseason?
Fri., March 10, 2017, 5:17 p.m.
Mike Glennon gets Bears quarterback job; Robert Griffin III gets walking papers
It looks like Mike Glennon has a starting job in the NFL. Robert Griffin III no longer has any job.
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 6:50 p.m.
Browns QB Robert Griffin III to practice next week
Browns quarterback Robert Griffin III will practice next week, and it’s possible he could play again this season. RG3 has been out since breaking a bone in his left shoulder …
Mon., Sept. 12, 2016, 3:38 p.m.
Browns’ RG3 breaks bone in shoulder, will miss extended time
Browns quarterback Robert Griffin III broke a bone in his left shoulder and will miss at least eight games.
Mon., Aug. 8, 2016, 7:08 p.m.
NFL notes: RG3 intends to seize starting opportunity with Browns
Despite spending an entire season on Washington’s bench, Robert Griffin III never doubted he’d be a starter again. His belief became reality Monday, when coach Hue Jackson said “it’s time” …
Fri., July 29, 2016, 9:48 p.m.
NFL notes: RG3 front-runner for Browns’ starting quarterback job
NFL notes: He’s now RG4.3.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 9:17 p.m.
RG3: ‘I have a massive chip on my shoulder’
As Robert Griffin III vacated the podium following a poised and polished news conference, the quarterback tapped his fingers on the dais and made clear the mantra for his new …
Thu., March 24, 2016, 8:16 p.m.
NFL notes: Browns give RG3 second chance
Mon., March 7, 2016, 6:42 p.m.
From Rookie of Year to discarded, RG3’s Redskins saga done
In the end, Robert Griffin III was just another name on a list, one of four players released by the Washington Redskins on Monday to create salary-cap space. The move, …
Thu., Sept. 3, 2015
NFL notes: Benched Robert Griffin III receives standing ovation at Redskins events
Robert Griffin III made his first public comments since losing his job to Kirk Cousins, but didn’t address the Redskins’ starting quarterback situation. Griffin spoke at a team awards luncheon …
Mon., Aug. 24, 2015
Nelson hurt in Packers’ loss to Steelers
Aaron Rodgers and Ben Roethlisberger look ready for the regular season. The immediate future for Jordy Nelson seems far more uncertain.
Sun., Aug. 23, 2015
NFL notes: Cancer survivor Eric Berry enjoys home return
Eric Berry has made the drive into Arrowhead Stadium on game day dozens of times over the years. On Friday night, he rolled down the windows and went a little …
Fri., Aug. 21, 2015
NFL notes: Robert Griffin III has forgettable night
LANDOVER, Md. – With zero help from his offensive line, Robert Griffin III repeatedly wound up on the turf until leaving with a concussion after being sacked three times and …
Wed., May 27, 2015
After all the hoopla, Philip Rivers still No. 1 in San Diego
The San Diego Chargers opened OTAs on Tuesday with Philip Rivers at quarterback. “Just like I thought I would be,” Rivers said.
Mon., Dec. 15, 2014
NFL notes: Redskins receiver Santana Moss ejected after arguing call with officials
Years of losing finally got the best of Washington Redskins wide receiver Santana Moss. Moss was ejected from Sunday’s game against the New York Giants for arguing a questionable call …
Thu., Oct. 16, 2014
NFL notes: Redskins’ RGIII practices, will reclaim starting job
Robert Griffin III returned to practice Wednesday for the Washington Redskins, and coach Jay Gruden confirmed that the third-year quarterback will regain the starter’s job when he’s pronounced ready. Griffin …
Sun., Oct. 5, 2014
NFL notes: RGIII makes appearance at practice
Robert Griffin III’s recovery is progressing enough for him to make a cameo appearance at practice. The Washington Redskins quarterback joined his teammates for stretching in Ashburn, Virginia, Saturday, but …
Tue., Sept. 16, 2014
Peterson cleared to return
Star running back Adrian Peterson returned to the Minnesota Vikings on Monday, insisting he is not a child abuser and wanting “everyone to understand how sorry I feel about the …
Mon., Sept. 1, 2014
GRIFFIN III statuesque
Robert Griffin III will always have a special place in Baylor football lore. The school’s only Heisman Trophy winner now has a permanent place in bronze at the Bears’ new …
Fri., July 25, 2014
Worth smiling about: Stark contrasts for RG3 as Redskins open traning camp
RICHMOND, Va. – Instead of engaging in another round of contradictory, back-and-forth podium sessions with Mike Shanahan, Robert Griffin III stood at the microphone and said he has coaches who …
Tue., Nov. 26, 2013
49ers snap skid
LANDOVER, Md. – If Colin Kaepernick and Robert Griffin III have become the future of football suddenly put on hold, consider Kaepernick the one more likely to get going again. …
Tue., Sept. 10, 2013
Eagles foil Griffin’s return
Just try to keep up with Michael Vick, LeSean McCoy and the Philadelphia Eagles this season. Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins sure couldn’t. Playing at a frenetic pace …
Fri., May 24, 2013
RG3 still aiming for Redskins’ opener
ASHBURN, Va. – Robert Griffin III’s rehab started with a “cry festival.” Then came a special new passcode for his cellphone and a chance to hash things out with coach …
Tue., Jan. 8, 2013
Bills second to hire new head coach
Two down, five to go. Doug Marrone became the second coach scooped up by an NFL team Monday, hired by the Buffalo Bills.
Mon., Jan. 7, 2013
RGIII exits early
LANDOVER, Md. — Robert Griffin III reached too far for the football, his already injured right leg twisting gruesomely behind him. Just like that, Griffin was done. And so were …
Sun., Jan. 6, 2013
Wilson-Griffin matchup sets up defining moment
Nothing inspires hope quite like a young quarterback. It is the NFL equivalent of a blank check, a license to dream, and in this quarterback-driven league the only thing more …
Tue., Dec. 11, 2012
Cameron fired as Ravens’ OC
Cam Cameron was fired Monday as offensive coordinator of the Baltimore Ravens, who have lost two straight and are still striving for consistency in the running and passing game. Cameron …
Tue., Dec. 4, 2012
Redskins on a roll
LANDOVER, Md. – Robert Griffin III went down, the ball popped out, and the Washington Redskins scored a touchdown. Look out, New York Giants and the rest of the NFC …
Mon., May 7, 2012
In brief: Griffin top dog say Redskins
Football: Robert Griffin III already has the No. 1 quarterback job with the Washington Redskins. Coach Mike Shanahan said Sunday that the Heisman Trophy winner from Baylor will work with …