The Insider: Robert Griffin III injury


Posted at 05:07 PM ET, 05/20/2013

'Too early to tell' whether Robert Griffin III will be ready at outset of training camp, Bruce Allen says

General manager Bruce Allen says there isn't a way to know if Robert Griffin III will be able to participate in training camp until the team gives him a physical at the start.

By Mark Maske  |  05:07 PM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo's injury, Injuries, Offseason workouts, RGIII, Robert Griffin III injury, Training camp

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 03/20/2013

Robert Griffin III must learn to protect himself better, Coach Mike Shanahan says

QB is ahead of schedule in recovery, could be ready for opener

By Mark Maske  |  12:54 PM ET, 03/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Redskins, Robert Griffin III, Robert Griffin III injury, Robert Griffin's injury

Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 01/10/2013

Tim Hightower empathizes with Robert Griffin III

Injured former Redskins running back watched with anguish as Griffin went down

By Mike Jones  |  03:12 PM ET, 01/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, Robert Griffin III, Robert Griffin III injury, Tim Hightower

Posted at 12:44 PM ET, 01/10/2013

James Andrews: 55 percent of RBs still playing in NFL after ACL surgery

Andrews said Robert Griffin III was waiting to begin rehab this morning.

By Mike Jones  |  12:44 PM ET, 01/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins wide receivers, Robert Griffin III, Robert Griffin III injury

Posted at 12:21 PM ET, 01/09/2013

Robert Griffin III surgery is underway as of 7 a.m.

Source says orthopedic surgeon James Andrews repaired the Redskins QB’s lateral collateral and anterior cruciate ligaments.

By Mark Maske  |  12:21 PM ET, 01/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:42 PM ET, 01/08/2013

Robert Griffin III's knee exam continues

Nature of tests is unclear

By Mike Jones  |  04:42 PM ET, 01/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:33 PM ET, 01/07/2013

Robert Griffin III to undergo more tests on injured right knee

Extent of knee injury unclear on MRI, Coach Mike Shanahan says

By Mark Maske  |  03:33 PM ET, 01/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:20 PM ET, 12/20/2012

Robert Griffin III set to play Sunday against Philadelphia

Doctors believe knee will be sufficiently healed for QB to play

By Mark Maske  |  02:20 PM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, Robert Griffin III injury, Robert Grifin III

Posted at 12:28 PM ET, 12/20/2012

Robert Griffin III practicing again for Redskins; Tyler Polumbus absent

Robert Griffin III was on the field for practice for a second consecutive day and didn't appear to be limited.

By Mike Jones  |  12:28 PM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Practice reports, Redskins, Robert Griffin III injury

Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 12/16/2012

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

Grossman will suit up for the first time this year.

By Mark Maske  |  11:50 AM ET, 12/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Robert Griffin III injjury, Robert Griffin III injury, Robery

Posted at 09:45 PM ET, 12/15/2012

Kirk Cousins will start vs. Browns in place of injured Robert Griffin III (updated)

The rookie fourth-round pick will receive his first career start Sunday in place of Griffin, who one person said would not play because of his sprained right knee.

By Mike Jones and Mark Maske  |  09:45 PM ET, 12/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, Redskins quarterbacks, Redskins-Browns, Robert Griffin III injjury, Robert Griffin III injury

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 12/13/2012

Robert Griffin III's condition improves but he is still limited in practice

Coach Mike Shanahan unsure whether QB will be able to go full speed in practice

By Mike Jones  |  02:30 PM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 12/13/2012

Robert Griffin III on the practice field a second straight day

Coach Mike Shanahan will update his status later Thursday

By Mike Jones  |  12:17 PM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, Robert Griffin III, Robert Griffin III injury

Posted at 04:24 PM ET, 12/12/2012

Griffin has to prove on the practice field he's ready to play, Shanahan says

Redskins coach suggests he won't let his rookie QB talk his way onto the field Sunday in Cleveland if he doesn't first prove he's ready to play.

By Mark Maske  |  04:24 PM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Robert Griffin III, Robert Griffin III injury

Posted at 12:23 PM ET, 12/11/2012

Robert Griffin III not yet ruled out for this week, says source, contradicting WR Pierre Garcon

RGIII could play, despite receiver's comments to the contrary

By Mark Maske  |  12:23 PM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:13 PM ET, 12/10/2012

How bad is Robert Griffin III's injury? His status for Sunday remains unclear

The term "sprain" can mean a lot of things.

By Mark Maske  |  12:13 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:16 AM ET, 12/10/2012

What were your emotions in the final two minutes of Redskins-Ravens?

The franchise quarterback's leg bent awkwardly. Then his backup rallied the team from behind to win in overtime. It was surely a wave of emotions for Redskins fans -- what were you feeling during it all?

By Keith McMillan  |  07:16 AM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Banks, draft, Kirk Cousins, playoff chase, Redskins injuries, Redskins vs. Ravens, Redskins-Ravens, RGIII, RGIII injury, Richard Crawford, Robert Griffin III injury