The Insider: Cedric Griffin


Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 02/25/2014

Redskins mailbag: Roster needs, draft evaluations, injury updates and more

The NFL Scouting Combine concludes today, and from here, Redskins officials will continue to plan for their offseason moves with free agency approaching in a couple of weeks, and college Pro Days on the upcoming schedule as well.

By Mike Jones  |  12:54 PM ET, 02/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cedric Griffin, Chase Minnifield, Mailbag, NFL Combine, Phillip Thomas, Richard Crawford

Posted at 03:32 PM ET, 01/04/2013

Redskins activate CB Cedric Griffin

The Redskins on Friday activated cornerback Cedric Griffin, who is eligible to return after serving a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy.

By Barry Svrluga  |  03:32 PM ET, 01/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cedric Griffin, D.J. Johnson

Posted at 03:36 PM ET, 01/02/2013

Cedric Griffin 'grateful' Redskins are giving him a second chance

Cornerback Cedric Griffin on Wednesday returned to practice following his four-game suspension for the use of performance enhancing drugs, and while admitting that he embarrassed himself, the seven-year veteran added that he aims to play Sunday and contribute to an eighth straight win for the Redskins.

By Mike Jones  |  03:36 PM ET, 01/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cedric Griffin

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 12/31/2012

Mike Shanahan: Cedric Griffin eligible to return to practice

The cornerback was suspended the final four games of the regular season without pay for the use of performance enhancing drugs. A decision will be made late this week on whether or not to activate him.

By Mike Jones  |  03:41 PM ET, 12/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cedric Griffin, Playoffs

Posted at 03:22 PM ET, 12/05/2012

Cedric Griffin is a good kid who "made a bad decision," Mike Shanahan says

Four-game suspension another blow to Washington's battered secondary

By Mark Maske  |  03:22 PM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cedric Griffin, Redskins, Redskins Roster, Redskins suspensions

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 12/05/2012

Cedric Griffin was suspended for use of Adderall

Suspended cornerback Cedric Griffin received his punishment for a positive test involving the use of Adderall, according to a person with knowledge of the case.

By Mike Jones and Mark Maske  |  11:30 AM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cedric Griffin

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 12/04/2012

Cedric Griffin suspended for use of performance enhancing drugs

Redskins secondary takes another hit

By Mike Jones  |  03:45 PM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:24 PM ET, 10/17/2012

Cedric Griffin hopeful he’ll play against the Giants

Cedric Griffin has missed the past three games with a hamstring injury, but said Wednesday he expects to participate fully in practice this week. He is hopeful he'll play Sunday against the Giants.

By Steve Yanda  |  02:24 PM ET, 10/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cedric Griffin, Mike Shanahan, Redskins

Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 10/10/2012

Redskins preparing for possibility that Griffin will not play Sunday

Shanahan says the Redskins must prepare both for the possibility that Griffin will play Sunday against the Vikings at FedEx Field, and for the possibility that he won't.

By Mark Maske  |  04:16 PM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cedric Griffin, Redskins injuries, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 08:18 PM ET, 09/09/2012

Jim Haslett praises Redskins’ pass coverage vs. Saints

After struggling throughout the preseason, the cornerback Cedric Griffin turned in a strong effort with three tackles, two pass breakups and a forced fumble against the Saints.

By Mike Jones  |  08:18 PM ET, 09/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cedric Griffin, defensive backs, Jim Haslett, Redskins-Saints