If Colt McCoy can’t play Sunday against the Giants, due to a sprained neck, then Robert Griffin III will be the Redskins starting quarterback once again, says Jay Gruden.
“Last Friday, after practice, he was on the field by himself for like 40 minutes, just punting the ball, and running after it,” reporter Mike Jones said of RG3. “And punting the ball, and running after it.”
Colt McCoy took a blow to the back of the head from St. Louis Rams defensive end Robert Quinn and suddenly the Redskins’ quarterback situation is in flux. Again.
The Redskins trudged off the field to pure indifference. The boos were minimal. There weren’t enough fans left in the stands to make much of an impact anyway. They had long since departed FedEx Field before the final whistle sounded on a disheartening 24-0 loss to the St. Louis Rams on Sunday.
No on in the Redskins locker room “gets the hype” around Robert Griffin III anymore, an unnamed Redskins player told TMZ in a scathing report. Who could it be?
Pro Football Talk’s Mike Florio isn’t buying the idea that the Redskins have moved on from the Robert Griffin III era in Washington.
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.
It was time. Redskins coach Jay Gruden evaluated the film and decided that Colt McCoy gives him the best chance of winning this weekend against the Indianapolis Colts.
Redskins coach Jay Gruden has made his decision. Colt McCoy will be his quarterback on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts.
In light of the reported benching of Robert Griffin III, Jason Reid of The Washington Post is airing out some dirty laundry from years past.