Robert Griffin III
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.
The sample size is small: A game and a half and two wins to his name. But when a team has only won three games total this late in the season that is enough.
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.
The Redskins are reportedly planning to bench RG3 in favor of Colt McCoy on Sunday in Indianapolis, Adam Schefter reports for ESPN, citing a team source.
Who is the answer at the quarterback position for the Redskins in 2015? Right now, the options are bleak. Let’s assess who’s best suited to run Jay Gruden’s offense in the future.
Bill Cowher encourages the Redskins to be “very careful about making a rash decision” about Robert Griffin III when he still has another year on his contract.
Jay Gruden says the Redskins have “every intent” to start Robert Griffin III Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts, although he wouldn’t outright dismiss the possibility of benching him, either.