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  • Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III (10) is hit hard by Atlanta Falcons outside linebacker Sean Weatherspoon (56) in the third quarter and would leave the game as the Washington Redskins play the Atlanta Falcons at FedEx Field, Landover, Md., Sunday, October 7, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

    DALY: RG3’s scary moment

    Maybe it's time for a new statistic for quarterbacks: career concussions. Robert Griffin III suffered his first Sunday in his fifth NFL game, which isn't good news for the Washington Redskins. You'd rather he had his first 400-yard performance in his fifth game or his first four-touchdown day, not his first bell-ringing.

  • SNYDER: A QB controversy that never was for Redskins

    It's bad enough that sports journalists around the country are shredding the Washington Nationals for the Shutdown Stephen Strasburg project. Most local media, however, seem to agree with the decision, probably due to our proximity and our inherent interest in the team's long-term planning.

  • Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins (12) passes under pressure from Chicago Bears defensive end Chauncey Davis (94) in the second half of an NFL preseason football game in Chicago, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    Solid showing aside, Redskins' Kirk Cousins says there's work to do

    Backup quarterback Kirk Cousins put up fabulous numbers against Chicago on Saturday night: 18 of 23 passing for 264 yards, three touchdowns and a passer rating of 154.1. However, the negative elements of his performance resonate just as strongly in his mind.

  • Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins throws Aug. 13, 2012, during training camp at Redskins Park in Ashburn, Va. (Associated Press)

    Redskins QB Kirk Cousins treating preseason like his Super Bowl

    Kirk Cousins knows his role behind Robert Griffin III. Unless Griffin gets injured, it's hard to see the fourth-round pick out of Michigan State even getting into a game this season for the Washington Redskins. With that in mind, the preseason is essential for Cousins.

  • Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins, a fourth-round pick from Michigan State, was 18 of 23 for 264 yards and three touchdowns, all in the second half, in a 33-31 loss at Chicago on Saturday. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

    Cousins, RG3 stay calm amid the storm

    As the Redskins continue to develop rookie quarterbacks Kirk Cousins and Robert Griffin III this season and beyond, their pocket presence will be a determining factor in their of success.

  • 3 sacks give Redskins' RGIII a taste of pressure

    Robert Griffin III: three sacks, no touchdowns.

  • Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins throws at the team's NFL football training camp practice at Redskins Park, Monday, Aug. 13, 2012, in Ashburn, Va. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

    Kirk Cousins excited to face childhood team as Redskins visit Bears

    Kirk Cousins grew up a Chicago Bears fan and remembers going to Soldier Field as a kid. He and his father, Don, froze their way through subzero temperatures to watch the Bears, and quarterback Rex Grossman, beat the Atlanta Falcons one Sunday night in December 2005.

  • Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times

Redskins quarterbacks Rex Grossman (front) and Kirk Cousins are tasked with staying sharp as backups to rookie Robert Griffin III.

    Rex Grossman, Kirk Cousins wait in the wings for Redskins

    This is the training camp and Washington Redskins season of Robert Griffin III. The hype, the "RG3" chants and automatic starting nod are there for him.

  • Shanahan says RGIII will be starter from Day One

    No sense fooling around with a talent like Robert Griffin III. Barely a week after the draft, the Washington Redskins are already proclaiming the Heisman Trophy winner their No. 1 quarterback.

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