DC Sports Bog: Pierre Garcon


Posted at 07:50 AM ET, 03/25/2014

RGIII, Redskins pose with Michael Irvin at passing camp

Here are a bunch of Redskins stars, plus a Cowboys Hall of Famer.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:50 AM ET, 03/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII, Santana Moss

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 02/06/2014

RGIII and Pierre Garcon have offseason workout plans together

The quarterback and his wide receiver have a plan to improve their passing game.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:16 AM ET, 02/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 11:28 AM ET, 01/10/2014

Jay Gruden tells Redskins’ Pierre Garcon to get to work

The wide receiver happened to be on set during a “Fox Football Daily” segment with his new coach on Thursday.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:28 AM ET, 01/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jay Gruden, Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 12/23/2013

FedEx Field grass: still bad

Another December game, another series of complaints about the playing surface at FedEx Field

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:30 AM ET, 12/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Mitchell, Comcast SportsNet, Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 12/02/2013

Shawn Springs: Pierre Garcon is a No. 2

Fans and media members keep debating whether Pierre Garcon is a No. 1 or a No. 2. Shawn Springs says the latter.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:30 PM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Justin Tuck, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII, Shawn Springs

Posted at 01:37 PM ET, 11/13/2013

Pierre Garcon on his fangs

Announcers like to say Pierre Garcon runs angry. He says they’re just distracted by his fangs.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:37 PM ET, 11/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 12:16 PM ET, 11/12/2013

Pierre Garcon is now bald

Watch Pierre Garcon get his head shaved on Fox News.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:16 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 09:44 AM ET, 10/30/2013

Santana Moss bothered by Pierre Garcon’s comments

Garcon had some harsh words for the Redskins passing game. Moss would like those things to be kept in-house.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:44 AM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, Santana Moss

Posted at 11:12 AM ET, 10/11/2013

Pierre Garcon’s head-shaving bet with Mark Herzlich

These two have gotten the Redskins-Giants competition started early.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:12 AM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Giants, Mark Herzlich, Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 09:10 AM ET, 10/03/2013

Pierre Garcon's bye week advice: 'Don't get into trouble'

Seems like pretty solid advice.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:10 AM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Connor Carrick, Denard Span, Karl Alzner, Morning pixels, Nats, Nick Barnett, Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 10/01/2013

Sports community rallies around local girl with brain cancer

Tara Sankner, 8, is battling brain cancer, and the D.C. sports community is trying to brighten up her days.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:07 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gio Gonzalez, Ian Desmond, Nationals, Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 07:44 PM ET, 09/29/2013

Redskins-Raiders best and worst

Best and worst moments from Washington's 24-14 win over the Raiders in Oakland Sunday evening.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:44 PM ET, 09/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 09/17/2013

Garcon: RGIII can’t run as fast

Fans have said that RGIII isn’t running as fast this season. Pierre Garcon agrees, citing the knee brace the QB is wearing.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:34 PM ET, 09/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ESPN 980, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 09/16/2013

Where’s the read option?

Fans are wondering what happened to the 2012 offense. Sonny Jurgensen asked Pierre Garcon to explain.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:39 AM ET, 09/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Michael Wilbon, Morning pixels, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 09/13/2013

Pierre Garcon on Lambeau: ‘FedEx Field is louder’

Garcon says that, despite the crowd’s reputation, Sunday will be a level playing field.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:37 AM ET, 09/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam LaRoche, Chris Thompson, Denard Span, Jayson Werth, Maryland, Morning pixels, Nats, Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 09:40 PM ET, 09/09/2013

RGIII, Pierre Garcon in sideline collision hug

I’m not sure where RGIII was looking here, but he clearly wasn’t expecting Garcon to be there.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:40 PM ET, 09/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 07/31/2013

Redskins-themed food taking over Richmond menus

The local establishments are so excited to have training camp in town that they're adding Redskins-inspired items to their menus.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:30 AM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  London Fletcher, Mike Shanahan, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 10:59 AM ET, 07/24/2013

Redskins players chronicle trips to Richmond

The players seem to be embracing their new digs.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:59 AM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Jeremy Trublood, Jordan Bernstine, Kai Forbath, Leonard Hankerson, Nick Sundberg, Niles Paul, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 02:37 PM ET, 07/23/2013

Pierre Garcon on HGH testing, Redskins team name

The Redskins receiver is always Mr. PC.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:37 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 06/24/2013

Pierre Garcon gives football uniforms to three local high schools

Redskins receiver, working with Russell Athletic, will help Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Springbrook wear new football uniforms in 2013.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:32 AM ET, 06/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  high schools, Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 09:41 AM ET, 06/12/2013

Nats call up minor-league beer vendor

After years of great vending, this guy is getting his shot at the bigs.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:41 AM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Dan Haren, Davey Johnson, Morning pixels, Nats, Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 02:19 PM ET, 06/07/2013

RGIII dancing at Pierre Garcon's party

Six seconds of Robert Griffin III dancing without suffering any apparent damage to his knee.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:19 PM ET, 06/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dancing, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 12:24 PM ET, 06/07/2013

Redskins dress in all white for Pierre Garcon's charity event

Some of the players arrived in rented tuxes, courtesy of Garcon.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:24 PM ET, 06/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Clinton Portis, Erik Kettani, Kai Forbath, Kirk Cousins, Nick Sundberg, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, Stephen Bowen

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 05/28/2013

Pierre Garcon hosting white party for Boys & Girls Club

The Redskins receiver is doing his part to help keep the organization's doors open.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:48 PM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 04:37 PM ET, 04/11/2013

Garcon says RGIII will be as good as Peyton Manning

Limited expectations and rational proclamations need not apply.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:37 PM ET, 04/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Peyton Manning, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:21 AM ET, 03/29/2013

Morning Pixels: Nats players excited to be back in D.C.

It seems like all of D.C. has been waiting patiently for this day.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:21 AM ET, 03/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Caps, Denard Span, Drew Storen, Gio Gonzalez, Matt Hendricks, Morning pixels, Nats, Pierre Garcon, Rafael Soriano, Redskins, Ross Detwiler, Ryan Mattheus

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 01/06/2013

Brandon Browner says Seattle might smack Santana Moss around

If the Redskins throw the ball on Seattle, the Seahawks' cornerbacks will have some explaining to do.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:00 PM ET, 01/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Browner, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, Richard Sherman, Santana Moss, Seahawks

Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 12/19/2012

Kirk Cousins on his bad haircut

Cousins's look is a result of "bad communication."

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:09 PM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Trent Williams

Posted at 03:42 PM ET, 12/11/2012

Pierre Garcon admits he has no idea who's starting

One of Pierre Garcon's ESPN interviews cause a stir. His other ESPN interviews should help end the stir.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:42 PM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bram Weinstein, ESPN, Media, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 11/16/2012

Morning Pixels: Athletes plus Twitter equals free stuff

Athletes have Twitter all figured out.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:52 AM ET, 11/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Josh Morgan, Michal Neuvirth, Morning pixels, Nationals, Nats, Niles Paul, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Steve Lombardozzi, Wizards

Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 10/19/2012

Morning Pixels: RGIII is on the Giants’ minds

The Giants defensive coordinator thinks that RGIII is special.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:53 AM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeJon Gomes, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 06:55 PM ET, 09/09/2012

RGIII brings first touchdown football to press conference

The ball Pierre Garcon took to the end zone later accompanied Robert Griffin III to the podium.

By Dan Steinberg  |  06:55 PM ET, 09/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  RGIIi, Robert Griffin III, Pierre Garcon

Posted at 04:58 PM ET, 09/09/2012

Redskins-Saints best and worst

Best and worst moments from the Redskins’ 40-32 win over the Saints in New Orleans.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:58 PM ET, 09/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, RGIII, Mike Shanahan, Pierre Garcon

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 09/09/2012

RGIII watches first career touchdown pass from the ground

Maybe this is just a normal image from a normal Sunday, or maybe it's an iconic piece of D.C. sports history.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:59 PM ET, 09/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Pierre Garcon

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 08/21/2012

Morning pixels: Nats partying like it’s 1994

Take a look at the standings at the end of the 1994 season. They look kind of familiarish.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:32 AM ET, 08/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Davey Johnson, Robert Griffin III, Dan Uggla, Mike Rizzo, Pierre Garcon, Michal Neuvirth

Posted at 12:13 PM ET, 08/10/2012

Pierre Garcon shows off his vampire fangs

New Redskins receiver displays his customary weird toothy mouthguard as he scores his first sort-of touchdown.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:13 PM ET, 08/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Pierre Garcon

Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 07/10/2012

RGIII asks his teammates ‘Why?’

Robert Griffin III has been studying up on his motivational techniques.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:22 AM ET, 07/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, Niles Paul, Anthony Armstron, Terrence Austin, Tim Hightower, Pierre Garcon

Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 07/02/2012

D.C. athletes support Bryce Harper for All-Star Game

Local pros take to social media to ask fans to vote for the Nats’ teenage phenom.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:09 PM ET, 07/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Bryce Harper, Ryan Kerrigan, Niles Paul, Josh Wilson, Pierre Garcon

Posted at 12:01 PM ET, 07/02/2012

Pierre Garcon and RGIII compare ‘ugly cleats’ at passing camp

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III hosted Pierre Garcon, among others, to work on passing drills. Some Colts fans are not happy with Garcon.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:01 PM ET, 07/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, Pierre Garcon

Posted at 03:17 PM ET, 05/22/2012

Brandyn Thompson talks about running over Mike Shanahan

Redskins second-year cornerback on his Monday collision: ‘Ran into the boss man. Never want to do that.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:17 PM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Pierre Garcon, Brandyn Thompson, ESPN 980

Posted at 03:23 PM ET, 03/19/2012

Larry Michael is not a fan of transcriptions

Redskins Nation host doesn’t want his interviews stolen, but here are some thoughts from Pierre Garcon and Josh Morgan.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:23 PM ET, 03/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Josh Morgan, Pierre Garcon, Larry Michael

Posted at 12:51 PM ET, 03/14/2012

Bill Polian on Redskins and Pierre Garcon

Former Colts

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:51 PM ET, 03/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Mark Schlereth, Bill Polian, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 12:14 PM ET, 03/14/2012

Pierre Garcon has good hands

Colts receiver made an absurd catch against the Redskins in 2011.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:14 PM ET, 03/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Pierre Garcon