Joe Theismann

Paul Kruger #99 and Billy Winn #90 of the Cleveland Browns try and tackle quarterback Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins during a preseason game at FedExField on August 18, 2014 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Chris Simms and Joe Theismann Plead for RGIII to Protect His Body

Joe Theismann and Chris Simms, two quarterbacks who suffered career-ending injuries, plead for RGIII to protect his body better.

08/21/2014

File photo of Joe Theismann. (Photo credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Joe Theismann: ‘It’s Mr. Snyder’s Choice’ if Redskins Name Stays

As voices from both sides of the Redskins name controversy weigh in on the sudden ruling cancelling the team’s six federally protected trademarks Wednesday, Joe Theismann asserts it’s Daniel Snyder’s choice if the name stays or goes.

06/18/2014

Joe Theismann thinks a broken leg wouldn't have ended his career if he were playing today. (credit: Getty Images)

Theismann Honored, Saddened To Still Be Redskins All-Time Passing Leader

Joe Theismann is both honored and a little saddened that he still has amassed more passing yards than any other Washington Redskins quarterback in history.

05/05/2014

On a scale of 1-10, Robert Griffin III dropped from a 9 to a 3 in 2013, according to Joe Theismann.  But he's getting a chance to hit the reset button. (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Theismann Predicts ‘Interesting’ Year For Resurgent RGIII, Redskins

Joe Theismann said RGIII should make the most out of his second chance at his second year in the NFL.

05/05/2014

Jay Gruden (credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Theismann: Jay Gruden’s Not Polished, But Ability Is There

Redskins great Joe Theismann, who owned the UFL football team for which Jay Gruden previously coached, says the new Redskins head coach has his own style, and he’s not polished, but neither is RGIII, and they’ll grow together.

01/09/2014

File photo of Joe Theismann. (Photo credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Theismann Doesn’t Think Shanahan Should be Fired

Joe Theismann is one of the few former Redskins still with close ties to the organization who believes Mike Shanahan should still be the head coach in 2014, or at least who’s been vocal about it.

12/13/2013

File photo of a Washington Redskins helmet. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Gibbs, Theismann, Wilbon and James Brown on Redskins Name Debate

WNEW’s Cameron Thompson spoke to a number of luminaries at a recent charity event. Among the things discussed was the Redskins name change debate. Here are the comments from Joe Gibbs, Joe Theismann, Mike Wilbon and James ‘JB’ Brown on the issue.

09/20/2013

Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel of the Texas A&M University Aggies has come under heavy media scrutiny in recent months, leading into the 2013 NCAA college football season. (Credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Joe Theismann’s Advice for Johnny Manziel: Don’t Be Yourself

Joe Theismann, who historically changed the pronunciation of his last name to garner more Heisman Trophy votes, had some advice for the NCAA’s most recent recipient of the award. In short, his words suggest a character change for Texas A&M’s Johnny Manziel.

07/23/2013

RGIII throwing at Redskins Park prior to speaking with media members on Tuesday, June 11, 2013. (Credit: Sky Kerstein/106.7 The  Fan)

Theismann Disputes Schefter Report That RGIII Won’t Play in Preseason

The guessing game about when RGIII will return is beginning to resemble Lebron James’ pre-“The Decision.” Adam Schefter reported it would be a “major surprise” if Griffin played in the preseason at all, but Joe Theismann disagrees, and has good reason to…

07/23/2013

File photo of Joe Theismann. (Photo credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Theismann ‘Would Have an Interest’ in Replacing Huff as Redskins Broadcaster

It’s only been a few days since legendary Redskins broadcaster Sam Huff announced his retirement, but one former player already has his eyes on the position.

06/24/2013

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