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Redskins’ Robert Griffin III offers thanks to fired Mike Shanahan – USA TODAY

USA TODAYASHBURN, Va. — Robert Griffin III refused to pile on. Less than a month since he was unceremoniously benched, Washington’s franchise quarterback took the high road Monday in addressing the firing of coach Mike Shanahan. Griffin didn’t take questions …5 NFL head coaches lose their jobs on Black MondayIndianapolis StarAsk Boswell: Redskins, Nationals and […]

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Redskins Fire Coach Shanahan After 3-13 Season – ABC News

ABC NewsMike Shanahan’s plan to restore order, professionalism and consistent success to the Washington Redskins disintegrated quickly in 2013, costing him his job Monday a day after the team finished a 3-13 season. Shanahan was fired after a morning meeting …Mike Shanahan loses power struggle in Washington, Redskins’ coach firedSportingNews.comMike Shanahan got stuck in traffic […]

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Redskins fire coach Mike Shanahan – USA TODAY

USA TODAYMike Shanahan is out as the Washington Redskins’ coach and executive vice president. The team fired him after a meeting Monday morning, one day after the Redskins finished a controversy-filled 3-13 season with a 20-6 loss to the New York Giants.Mike Shanahan’s firing is latest chapter in Washington Redskins’ sad recent historyWashington PostRedskins’ options […]

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Redskins vs. Cowboys: Tony Romo TD pass with 1:08 left sinks Washington to 3 … – Washington Post

Washington PostThe Washington Redskins added another sad chapter to the debacle that is their 2013 season. Mike Shanahan and his team allowed a nine-point fourth-quarter lead to evaporate and closed out their home schedule with a 24-23 loss to the Dallas Cowboys …Gil LeBreton: Romo and Cowboys rise from the grave for one last shotMiamiHerald.comTony […]

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Redskins vs. Cowboys: Another letdown for Washington’s defense in a 2013 full … – Washington Post

Washington PostThe Washington Redskins certainly had their opportunity to put a major dent in the Dallas Cowboys’ playoff chances and give linebacker London Fletcher a victory in what was probably his final home game with the team Sunday. The Cowboys were on their …Romo’s late heroics set up another winner-take-all showdownCNNRomo leads Cowboys to crucial […]

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Will Redskins’ Mike Shanahan follow London Fletcher out door? – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLANDOVER, Md. — As much as Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher tried, there was no taming his emotions in his farewell home game after seven seasons with the franchise. The 38-year-old veteran said Wednesday that he was “99% certain” …Don Banks: Tony Romo’s late heroics set up another winner-take-all showdownSI.com2013 NFL Grades, Week 16: […]

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Redskins QB Robert Griffin III denies Art Briles report; London Fletcher close to … – USA TODAY

USA TODAYASHBURN, Va. — Quarterback Robert Griffin III denied a report Wednesday that his father is lobbying owner Daniel Snyder to have Baylor coach Art Briles replace Mike Shanahan as Washington Redskins coach. “It’s false,” Griffin told USA TODAY Sports of …Redskins claim RG3’s college center off waiversWashington PostRedskins’ Fletcher advises RG3 to ‘exhale’Comcast SportsNet […]

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Redskins Trade For Robert Griffin III (RG3) Was Washington GM Bruce Allen’s Work

It’s forgotten that Robert Griffin III wasn’t the actual first choice pick in the 2012 NFL Draft for the Washington Redskins. Seeing an openings, Washington Redskins’ General Maanger Bruce Allen made the call on a blockbuster trade that saw the St.Louis Rams get the Redskins’ No. 6 overall pick in 2012, and the Redskins’ first-round […]

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Cousins to start ahead of RG3 for Redskins – USA TODAY

USA TODAYKirk Cousins will start for the Washington Redskins on Sunday _ and Robert Griffin III will be the No. 3 quarterback behind Rex Grossman. Head Coach Mike Shanahan says the decision was made to keep ‘RG3’ healthy. (Dec. 11). Loading… Post to …John Madden on RG3 benching: It’s baloney, Redskins are ‘dysfunctional’CBSSports.comRGIII’s benching affects […]

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Mike Shanahan mulls QB, future – ABC News

ABC NewsASHBURN, Va. — Mike Shanahan is still the coach of the Washington Redskins, but Robert Griffin III might not be the starting quarterback this week. Shanahan said Monday he’s worried about Griffin’s health in the final three games after he’s been sacked 24 …Mike Shanahan is two minutes away from leaving the RedskinsUSA TODAYRedskins’ […]

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Redskins deny report that Mike Shanahan wanted to quit after 2012 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLANDOVER, Md. — Another day, another Washington Redskins fire. The team strongly denied an ESPN.com report claiming head coach Mike Shanahan was prepared to quit and walk away from his job after last season because of frustration with the way …Kansas City Chiefs will try to revive their bounce-back seasonLos Angeles TimesRedskins deny report […]

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Report: Mike Shanahan was ready to leave Redskins after 2012 season – SI.com

SI.comThe Washington Redskins were one of the NFL’s most interesting teams in 2012 — they came back from a 3-6 start, won their last seven regular-season games, became an unlikely NFC East champion and won praise from all corners for the ways in which …Mike Shanahan frustrated with RGIII-Dan Snyder relationship, per reportSB NationReport: Shanahan […]

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Tom Coughlin would not have been pleased if Giants-Redskins refs stopped … – The Star-Ledger – NJ.com

The Star-Ledger – NJ.comFrom the sidelines, Mike Shanahan paced back and forth, eyes bugged, as he hollered at the officials. Justin Tuck held his arms out wide, confused after what looked to be a routine placement of the ball. Shanahan thought it was first down. Tuck thought it was …Uncertainty Comes Fast for Redskins’ Sure […]

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Alex Gibbs: Denver Broncos Coach Says Cornerbacks Are Shitty Tacklers

Alex Gibbs, the Denver Broncos’ recently hired Coach Consultant, and the man who, with Mike Shanahan as coach and John Elway as quarterback installed a modern version of the zone-option running and blocking system once employed by the Dallas Cowboys under Tom Landry, says “cornerbacks are shitty tacklers.” That’s just one of a number of […]