Redskins players have been told Rex Grossman will backup newly named starter Kirk Cousins on Sunday, and Robert Griffin III will be deactivated, Jeff Darlington of NFL.com is reporting.
With the Shanahan Era seemingly winding down in Washington, now is probably a good time to take a walk down memory lane, and review the Junkies’ predictions for him when he arrived four years ago.
Redskins’ head coach Mike Shanahan found himself in a standoff with WUSA 9’s Dave Owens while addressing media in a press conference on Monday, and Owens chose not to back down until Shanahan answered the question.
The Redskins thought they would dominate the NFC East this year because of the advantage they get with Robert Griffin III at quarterback.
Mike Shanahan doesn’t stand alone in thinking it’s reasonable to err on the side of caution with Robert Griffin III, and consider shutting him down for the rest of the season. Standing by him is former Redskin’s corner Shawn Springs.
It seems certain Mike Shanahan is out as head coach of the Redskins at the end of the season. Everyone knows it. But what if that theory has been misguided from the beginning, and the Shanahan can and should survive another year in Washington?
A Sonic fast-food restaurant in Belton, Mo., is apologizing for a sign that said “scalp the Redskins.”
The Saints bounced back from a rough game at Seattle to dominate Carolina. Drew Brees was at his best as he completed 30-of-42 passes for 313 yards with four TDs and no interceptions.
Fred Smoot unveiled who should be coaching the Redskins, and it’s not Mike Shanahan, and the GM shouldn’t be Bruce Allen. Basically, RGIII wins the Shanahan-RGIII tug-of-war.
Mike Shanahan’s future with the Redskins was a hot topic with Shannon Sharpe and Boomer Esiason, prior to the team’s 45-10 loss to the Chiefs Sunday. That talk is likely to heat up afterward.
Ravens fans took to the streets of Baltimore to celebrate their team’s 34-31 win over the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII on Sunday night.
A gallery of darkness. The Mercedes-Benz Superdome lost power early in the third quarter of Super Bowl XLVII between the Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers.
Baltimore Ravens fans gather for a Super Bowl Sendoff Rally at the Inner Harbor Amphitheater Monday. The Ravens are headed to New Orleans for Super Bowl XLVII.
Photos from the 2013 NFL Pro Bowl in Honolulu, Hawaii.