“Unfortunately for Brandon, he’s got a history of these type of events,” Coach Jay Gruden said.
Facing first challenge of his tenure, coach should take steps to ease Robert Griffin III’s burden.
While leaning against it, coach doesn’t rule out playing his struggling first unit in final preseason game.
Quarterback has become the subject of scrutiny amid preseason struggles by the first-team offense.
Jay Gruden reiterated starters would sit out the final preseason game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
THE TAKEAWAY | It will take time for Robert Griffin III to run Jay Gruden’s offense efficiently. Meanwhile, the defense looks sharp.
If Monday’s game is any indication, the quarterback has learned little from his past. He needs to be smarter about taking hits.
The running back hoping to earn a role, and fighting off injuries, returns today.
The Redskins coach has concerns about the quarterback’s running style.
Robert Griffin III’s hero act continues to get in his way; he still doesn’t slide early enough or throw the ball away.