(Jonathan Newton / The Washington Post)
With a media horde leaning in, Shanahan, Griffin, Cousins try to discuss their uncertain future.
Mark Maske and Mike Jones
Decision to bench starter escalates showdown between Coach Mike Shanahan and owner Dan Snyder..
Washington Redskins players took the switch from Robert Griffin III to Kirk Cousins in stride - at least publicly - on Wednesday and said that nothing changes in their approach for the next three games.
Kirk Cousins said he’ll approach the final three games this season as an opportunity, but that common sense says Robert Griffin III is still the franchise quarterback.
(Alex Brandon / Associated Press)
It takes quite the sales job to explain why a medically cleared Robert Griffin III won’t play for the rest of the season.
Mike Shanahan called it a “circus atmosphere.”