The Early Lead: Mike Shanahan


Posted at 08:28 AM ET, 12/09/2013

Mike Shanahan: Houston Texans won’t pursue him, reports say

After firing Gary Kubiak, owner Bob McNair reportedly wants a “calmer” coach...say, Lovie Smith.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:28 AM ET, 12/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Houston Texans, Mike Shanahan, NFL

Posted at 08:08 AM ET, 03/27/2013

RGIII says "knee is getting better every day" but won't rush return

Redskins quarterback tells ESPN his goal is to return healthy in Week 1, but "if I'm not ready then I will wait until I am, however long that is."

By Cindy Boren  |  08:08 AM ET, 03/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, NFL, Robert Griffin III, Washington Redskins

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 01/07/2013

RGIII injury: A guide to the QB's knee and the Shanahan criticism

The QB has faced recovery from a knee injury before. His coach is less accustomed to being second-guessed.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:02 AM ET, 01/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Robert Griffin III, Washington Redskins