Posts Tagged ‘Mike Shanahan’

RG III Says He Never Asked Then Coach Mike Shanahan To Change the Redskins Offense

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III said that reports he requested Mike Shanahan to change his offense after the 2013 season are “an urban legend,” and that he never told his former coach what plays he would and wouldn’t run, Dan Steinberg of the Washington Post reports. The fact that this is still being discussed more […]

Hall Says Players Wondered About Benching Of RGIII

Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall said that former coach Mike Shanahan never lost the team, but players did question him after his decision to bench quarterback Robert Griffin III with three games remaining in the season. “It wasn’t until we benched RG and the new kind of were like ‘What’s going on?’ ” Hall said on […]

Mike Shanahan Says RG III Has Sore Knee, Should Be Okay

Mike Shanahan said Monday that Robert Griffin III’s left knee is sore and he’s expected to undergo some rehab this week, but he’s not expected to miss any practice time, Tarik El-Bashir of CSN Washington reports. “In talking to [team doctor] Chris [Annunziata] this morning … the knee is fine,” Shanahan said. “A little bit […]

Pat White’s Leading Role

“He’s amazing at what he can do with the zone-read.” Redskins Head Coach Mike Shanahan, on quarterback Pat White. With the season less than a week away and the roster set, I wanted to take a quick look at Pat White, the newest quarterback addition to the Redskins 2013 roster. As with nearly all of […]

Redskins lose LB Keenan Robinson for 2013 season due to injury.

Keenan Robinson will reportedly miss the 2013 regular season after suffering a torn pectoral muscle on the first day of training camp for the Washington Redskins. Robinson fell awkwardly during practice, and was immediately tended to by Redskins head trainer Larry Hess. Robinson also missed the last five games of the 2012 season with a […]

Shanahan Says He Thinks Meriweather Will Be Fine For Camp

Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan said he expects safety Brandon Meriweather, who’s working his way back from a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, to be “fine” for training camp, Mark Maske of the Washington Post reports. “I think Brandon will be fine once we get to camp. … He did a good job […]

Shanahan Says Skins Won’t Draft Players With Character Issues

Redskins coach Mike Shanahan says when it comes to taking players with questionable character, it’s not going to happen. “If it’s a big risk, we’re not going there. We’re not going there,” Shanahan said at his pre-draft press conference, The Washington Post’s Mike Jones reported. “We’ve worked too hard to build this football team to […]

Shanahan Says RG III Ahead Of Schedule From Knee Surgery

It’s the topic that will be on the mind of the Redskins and their fans all the way till he is back on the field – will RG III make it back for the 2013 opener? Coach Mike Shanahan said at the owners meeting that Griffin III is “ahead of schedule” in his return from […]