During a blowout, shutout loss to the Rams, Washington Redskins fans began chanting for Robert Griffin III who was sidelined for the second time this season.
Robert Griffin III doesn’t coach, select the roster or play defense, and he can’t instantly cure the injuries. If nothing else, his removal from the equation reinforces how much is wrong with the Washington Redskins.
Their playoff hopes long since dashed, their losing streak now at four games, their franchise quarterback relegated to the bench, the Redskins have moved into evaluation mode with four games left in the 2014 season.
Redskins quarterback Colt McCoy wants no part of looking ahead. He says it does not matter to him that he has an opportunity to establish himself as a starter in the NFL again. He will not look past next week’s game against the St. Louis Rams.
The mistakes and miscommunications came one after another and left carnage in their wake.
The injuries continue to mount for the Redskins, an added disappointment after a 49-27 loss to the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium.
The Redskins hope to get several injured starters back for Sunday’s game against the Indianapolis Colts.
Redskins cornerback David Amerson will be back on the field this weekend against the Indianapolis Colts one week after being inactive after missing a team function.
Griffin was supposed to be the franchise quarterback and looked like it in a thrilling rookie season in 2012. But nothing has been the same since.
Robert Griffin III trudged out of the team’s practice bubble on Thanksgiving Day, most of his teammates already back in the warm locker room at Redskins Park. A small group of reporters waited for him outside.