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Robert Griffin III (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Keidel: Shanahan Was Right To Keep RGIII In, And RGIII Was Right To Play

Griffin III did what he was trained to do, as did the men who let him do it. Why can’t misfortune be enough? Why can’t we just leave it to the football gods? Because we’re too busy being gods ourselves.

01/09/2013

Rober Griffin III -  (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images), Russell Wilson - (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Green Lantern: Seahawks-Redskins Shaping Up As A Rookiepalooza Smorgasbord

When the red-hot Seahawks take on the equally scorching Redskins on Sunday afternoon in our nation’s capital the world will get to see the most fascinating QB battle in recent memory.

01/02/2013

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RGIII’s Redskins Win NFC East, Punch Ticket To Playoffs

It’s a new generation that has Washington atop the NFC East for the first time this millennium.

12/31/2012

Pete Carroll (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Silverman: 5 Innovative NFL Teams Have A Chance To Make A Memorable Run

Brilliant coaching and innovation have been big keys in the NFL this season. Here’s a look at what five innovative teams have done to become so successful in 2012.

12/26/2012

Rex Ryan (credit: David Welker/Getty Images)

Pick-A-Side: Who Is The Most Overrated Coach In The NFL?

Who is the most overrated coach in the NFL? Pick a side!

12/12/2012

Robert Griffin III (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Silverman: Griffin, Luck And Wilson Have Become The Story Of The NFL

These three are notable players already, and RGIII is on the cusp of greatness. By this time next year, they may be challenging Aaron Rodgers, Drew Brees and Tom Brady for the top three spots among quarterbacks in the NFL.

12/04/2012

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Silverman: RGIII Ready For His Coming-Out Party

The Thanksgiving stage can be a great place for an NFL player to announce his presence. Hello, RGIII.

11/21/2012

Victor Cruz (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Dottino: Victor Cruz, Linval Joseph Get Game Balls In Giants’ Win Over ‘Skins

Victor Cruz had seven catches for 131 yards, including a 77-yard TD on a post that won the game with 1:13 left. And midway through the third quarter, Joseph jarred the ball free from RB Alfred Morris at the Giants’ 39 with the score tied at 13.

10/22/2012

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Palladino: Will RGIII’s Speed Get To Giants?

Robert Griffin III scrambles. He executes the option. He has a whole package of other designed runs. One has to wonder whether even the Giants’ rejuvenated group can handle him.

10/18/2012

Head coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots yells at an official following an offensive interference penalty against the Patriots.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Replacement Refs Irritating Bill Belichick

Bill Belichick chased after and made contact with a replacement official after the Patriots’ Sunday night loss.

09/24/2012

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Giants’ Fewell On Broncos Radar

The Denver Broncos are no longer aggressively pursuing Stanford coach Jim Harbaugh for their vacant head coaching position. New York Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell will interview for the position on Sunday.

WFAN–01/07/2011

Ahmad Bradshaw #44 of the New York Giants runs with the ball against the Washington Redskins during their game on December 5, 2010 at The New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Ragtag Redskins Get Final Shot At Respect Vs. Giants

The Washington Redskins showed they can win without Albert Haynesworth and Donovan McNabb. And without Clinton Portis, or any of the other 13 players on IR. Everyone gets one final shot at making game-day impressions Sunday when Washington hosts the New York Giants.

WFAN–12/28/2010

Donovan McNabb #5 of the Washington Redskins waits for play to resume in the fourth quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles on November 15, 2010 at FedExField in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Redskins Have Out Clause In McNabb Contract

Nothing is straightforward about Donovan McNabb these days. It turns out the $40 million he is supposed to be guaranteed in his new contract could turn out to be a mere $3.5 million.

WFAN–11/16/2010

Washington Redskins quarterback Donovan McNabb (5) looks on from the sidelines after being benched during the fourth quarter of their NFL football game against the Detroit Lions. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Keidel: Backstab McNabb

It’s perilous for a New York sportswriter to babble about a hated player who played for two hated teams. But one question needs to be answered.

WFAN–11/10/2010

Washington Redskins defensive lineman Albert Haynesworth walks off the field after an NFL preseason football game against the Baltimore Ravens in Landover, Md., on Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Baltimore defeated Washington 23-3. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Haynesworth-Shanahan Feud Goes Into Overtime

Albert Haynesworth vs. Mike Shanahan. This one’s going into overtime. Haynesworth fired first, breaking a week of silence after Saturday night’s 23-3 loss to the Baltimore Ravens.

WFAN–08/23/2010

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