Robert Griffin III
Living Social is offering a deal on Redskins’ merchandise — $30 worth of product for $15 — just a day after the benching of Robert Griffin III.
Kirk Cousins acknowledged this has not been an easy pill for RGIII to swallow, but the starters also doesn’t believe Griffin will have to deal with the bitter tasting medicine for long.
If he had it to do over again, Mike Shanahan would have pulled Robert Griffin III at halftime of the Redskins wild-card loss to the Seattle Seahawks last January.
Minutes after Cousins and Grossman took the field to take the first- and second-string snaps in Ashburn today, the Redskins’ sales staff was calling wait-listed clientele about season ticket packages for 2014, like Rob in Clinton, who called into 106.7 The Fan.
Mike Shanahan said the decision to bench RGIII was made after consulting team owner Daniel Snyder and general manager Bruce Allen.
As of Wednesday morning, Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan is leaning toward benching Robert Griffin III for the remainder of the season according to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports.
Redskins players have been told Rex Grossman will backup newly named starter Kirk Cousins on Sunday, and Robert Griffin III will be deactivated, Jeff Darlington of NFL.com is reporting.
Mike Shanahan says a decision has not been made regarding Robert Griffin III’s status for Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons.
Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan did not deny a report that he was ready to quit after the 2012 season.
Mike Shanahan had cleaned out his office and was ready to leave the Washington Redskins at the conclusion of the 2012 season according to an ESPN report.