Pierre Garcon came into the league as an underrated, unknown talent out of a Division III liberal arts college in Ohio. Now, four years later, as he steps on the field for Washington he has to battle claims of being over-hyped and overpaid.
Robert Griffin and the Washington Redskins churn out a 30-17 victory over the newly revamped Indianapolis Colts and Andrew Luck.
Of the 90 players on the Redskins preseason roster, a whopping 9 have close ties to the Washington area.
As just the fifth set of college passers to be chosen 1-2 since the NFL and AFL went to a common draft in 1967, Indianapolis’ Luck and Washington’s Griffin are a rare tandem.
Football is back, and not a moment too soon. Here are the five must-watch match-ups for the upcoming 2012 NFL season.
Jason Cole from Yahoo! sports joined106.7 The Fan’s ‘Holden & Danny’ to discuss Chad Johnson’s release from the Miami Dolphins following a domestic abuse arrest and the debut’s of this years’ first two selections of the NFL draft, Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III.
Who is facing more pressure? Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins or Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts? LaVar and Dukes explored.
As pundits pick apart the recently released NFL schedule, team-by-team, one glaring issue is the discrepancy in strength of schedule between the Indianapolis Colts and Washington Redskins, where Luck and Griffin III are predicted to be drafted, respectively.
ProFootballTalk’s Mike Florio joined the Junkies on Friday and sided with Robert Griffin III’s decision not to workout for Jim Irsay and the Indianapolis Colts.