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Posted at 06:20 PM ET, 12/15/2013

Griffin, inactive but in good spirits, tries to help however he can

Robert Griffin III went from being the starter last week to inactive against the Falcons, so he adjusted to the role of being a supporting cast member.

By Mike Jones  |  06:20 PM ET, 12/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, Quarterbacks, Redskins vs. Falcons, Rex Grossman, Robert Griffin III, Week 15

Posted at 03:13 PM ET, 12/11/2013

Robert Griffin III tries to remain positive despite demotion

Robert Griffin III did his best to put on a strong, positive front as he faced the media hours after getting benched for the final three games of the season.

By Mike Jones  |  03:13 PM ET, 12/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, Mike Shanahan, Quarterbacks, Redskins vs. Falcons, Rex Grossman, Robert Griffin III, video, Week 15

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 12/11/2013

Kirk Cousins practices with Redskins’ first team

Kirk Cousins, announced earlier Wednesday morning as Sunday’s starter over Robert Griffin III, took first-team snaps. Rex Grossman worked as No. 2 QB.

By Mark Maske  |  12:48 PM ET, 12/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, Quarterbacks, Redskins vs. Falcons, Rex Grossman, Robert Griffin III, Week 15

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 12/11/2013

Redskins will start Kirk Cousins over Robert Griffin III Sunday [updated]

The Redskins are starting quarterback Kirk Cousins in place of Robert Griffin III on Sunday in Atlanta.

By Mark Maske and Mike Jones  |  09:35 AM ET, 12/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, Mike Shanahan, Quarterbacks, Redskins vs. Falcons, Rex Grossman, Robert Griffin III, video, Week 15

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 12/08/2013

Redskins inactives: Reed, Young, Meriweather all sidelined

The Redskins will be without starters Brandon Meriweather, Darrel Young and rookie tight end Jordan Reed versus the Chiefs.

By Mike Jones  |  11:55 AM ET, 12/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  brandon jenkins, Brandon Meriweather, Chase Minnifield, Darrel Young, inactives, Injuries, Jordan Reed, josh leribeus, Redskins vs. Chiefs, Rex Grossman, Week 14

Posted at 07:20 PM ET, 11/25/2013

Redskins inactives: Bowen, Young sidelined by injuries vs. 49ers

The Washington Redskins will be without starting right defensive end Stephen Bowen and starting fullback Darrel Young as they host the San Francisco 49ers.

By Mike Jones  |  07:20 PM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  brandon jenkins, Darrel Young, inactives, Jordan Reed, jose gumbs, josh leribeus, Redskins vs. 49ers, Rex Grossman, Stephen Bowen, Week 12

Posted at 11:43 AM ET, 11/17/2013

Josh Morgan inactive for Redskins vs. Eagles

Wide receiver Josh Morgan will be inactive for today’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles. The move marks a further descent for the sixth-year veteran, who last season signed with his hometown Redskins as a free agent.

By Mike Jones  |  11:43 AM ET, 11/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  brandon jenkins, Chris Neild, Fred Davis, inactives, jose gumbs, josh leribeus, Josh Morgan, Redskins vs. Eagles, Rex Grossman, Week 11

Posted at 07:18 PM ET, 11/07/2013

Fred Davis inactive a fifth game this season

Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis once again is on the team’s inactive list, marking the fifth time this season that the former starter will not play.

By Mike Jones  |  07:18 PM ET, 11/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  brandon jenkins, Chris Neild, Chris Thompson, Fred Davis, inactives, jose gumbs, josh leribeus, Redskins vs. Vikings, Rex Grossman, Week 10

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 11/05/2013

Redskins mailbag: Offensive line depth, Rex Grossman and the name

It’s a quick turnaround for the Washington Redskins, who today jam in a practice, have a walk-through on Wednesday and then fly to Minnesota where they’ll face the 1-7 Vikings at 8:25 p.m. Thursday.

By Mike Jones  |  11:47 AM ET, 11/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  brandon jenkins, josh leribeus, Mailbag, Offensive line, Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman, Tanard Jackson

Posted at 05:06 PM ET, 08/27/2013

Pat White scheduled to play entire game in Tampa

Rex Grossman would play only if White gets hurt, according to Coach Mike Shanahan.

By Mark Maske  |  05:06 PM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pat White, preseason, Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Posted at 11:42 PM ET, 08/24/2013

Grossman, White okay with unusual playing rotation

Mike Shanahan said he switched his two quarterbacks back and forth to simulate the demands on a backup during the regular season.

By Mark Maske  |  11:42 PM ET, 08/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pat White, preseason, Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 08/24/2013

Kirk Cousins officially out for Redskins, Rex Grossman to start vs. Bills

Brandon Meriweather, Barry Cofield, Evan Royster also among those listed as not scheduled to play today.

By Mark Maske  |  03:45 PM ET, 08/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, Brandon Meriweather, Evan Royster, inactives, Kirk Cousins, preseason, Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 08/22/2013

Preseason QB juggling not overly disruptive to offense, Garcon insists

Rex Grossman and Pat White probably will play Saturday with Kirk Cousins likely to join Robert Griffin III on the sideline.

By Mark Maske  |  10:02 AM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, Pat White, preseason, Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman

Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 08/21/2013

Rex Grossman approaching third preseason game with something to prove

Although he isn't likely to overtake Kirk Cousins as the second-string quarter, Rex Grossman will approach Saturday's game as if he has something to prove.

By Mike Jones  |  04:16 PM ET, 08/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  preseason, Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman

Posted at 01:54 PM ET, 08/17/2013

Kirk Cousins, Rex Grossman, Pat White all scheduled to play Monday night at QB

KCousins is to start at quarterback and play about a half against the Steelers. Grossman and White are to split the playing time after that.

By Mark Maske  |  01:54 PM ET, 08/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, Pat White, preseason, Redskins quarterbacks, Rex Grossman

Posted at 11:57 AM ET, 08/15/2013

Rex Grossman estimates Robert Griffin III is at 90 percent

The veteran quarterback, who himself has come back from a torn ACL during his career, believes that at this point, Griffin isn't yet at 100 percent, however.

By Mike Jones  |  11:57 AM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman, Robert Griffin III, Training camp

Posted at 01:22 PM ET, 08/09/2013

Will Pat White give the Redskins a third-QB decision to make?

Suddenly, the former Dolphins' second-round draft choice seems capable to challenging Rex Grossman for a roster spot.

By Mark Maske  |  01:22 PM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pat White, position battles, preseason, Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 08/06/2013

Even in new role, Rex Grossman not ditching his identity

Third-string quarterback Rex Grossman still has gunslinger mentality at training camp in Richmond.

By Roman Stubbs  |  07:01 AM ET, 08/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman, Training camp

Posted at 11:49 AM ET, 04/09/2013

In wake of recent signings, Redskins just $30,000 under salary cap

The Redskins managed to squeeze Fred Davis, DeAngelo Hall, Rex Grossman and Pat White under the salary cap, but just barely

By Mark Maske  |  11:49 AM ET, 04/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, Fred Davis, Lorenzo Alexander, Redskins salary cap, Rex Grossman, Salary cap

Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 03/18/2013

Redskins meet with agent for Fred Davis, Rex Grossman

Nothing is resolved during session in Phoenix

By Mark Maske  |  02:22 PM ET, 03/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Kirk Cousins, Redskins, Redskins' free agents, Rex Grossman, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 04:45 PM ET, 09/20/2012

Rex Grossman accepts decision to deactivate him for first two games

Veteran quarterback says he's 'looking forward to being a part of this team in whatever way I can.'

By Mark Maske  |  04:45 PM ET, 09/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins quarterbacks, Redskins Roster, Rex Grossman

Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 09/16/2012

Kirk Cousins to back up RGIII again

The Redskins will go with rookie Kirk Cousins as their backup quarterback for a second consecutive week

By Mike Jones  |  03:09 PM ET, 09/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, Rex Grossman, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

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

Rex Grossman inactive, Kirk Cousins will back up Robert Griffin III

Veteran cannot play even if other two QBs are injured

By Mike Jones  |  11:52 AM ET, 09/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injured reserve, Kirk Cousins, Redskins quarterbacks, Rex Grossman, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 07:32 AM ET, 08/31/2012

Redskins’ cutdown day begins

The cuts have started as the Redskins whittle their roster down to the mandated 53-man limit by Friday's 9 p.m. deadline.

By Mike Jones  |  07:32 AM ET, 08/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jonathan Crompton, Mike Shanahan, Quarterbacks, Redskins roster, Rex Grossman, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 06/01/2012

Rex Grossman takes quarterback situation in stride

If last year’s starter is upset by the arrival of not one, but two drafted quarterbacks, he’s not letting on.

By Mark Maske  |  02:35 PM ET, 06/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  washington redskins, rex grossman