Robert Griffin III
In 2013, Jay Gruden called out his quarterback Andy Dalton using strikingly similar language to what he said about Robert Griffin III on Monday.
Jay Gruden hadn’t heard Robert Griffin III’s “we’re focused on San Francisco” press conference Wednesday, he says, although, while addressing team needs, he uttered an increasingly more common refrain.
Monday, Jay Gruden said he needed to “put a stop” to players allowing their words to get twisted by Media. Wednesday, RGIII seemed to heed that advice.
RGIII received a message from his coach and executed it flawlessly. Griffin was muted, succinct and never off message in his press conference Wednesday afternoon.
Rick Snider: It’s time to let the fantasy go – Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III isn’t becoming the franchise player once expected.
Clinton Portis had some words of wisdom for Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III, whose words continue to be parsed by media. Desean Jackson says even more stuff.
Open letter to RGIII: You are a legend only in your own mind. I tried to support you for as long as I could. I hoped against logic you would learn from your mistakes, but now I realize that is impossible.
Jay Gruden acknowledged DeSean Jackson took exception with RGIII’s postgame comments Sunday. Gruden responded in great length: “Robert needs to understand he needs to worry about himself, number one, and not everybody else.
Shawn Springs sounded off on his former team, the Washington Redskins, Monday morning, while also predicting RGIII won’t be going anywhere anytime soon.
On Monday morning, the Junkies drew a new comparison of Robert Griffin III to former NFL flameout Vince Young.