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Mike Shanahan drafted Robert Griffin III in April with the intention of plugging him into a proven formula for success with a rookie quarterback. Through three weeks, a strong defense, specifically the secondary, has not matched Griffin's contribution to the formula.
Kedric Golston stood near his locker and stroked his goatee late Sunday afternoon as he contemplated how to answer the question that has come to define this Washington Redskins season after two straight ugly defensive performances in a pair of losses.
The good news for the Washington Redskins is their newfound scoring punch, largely due to Robert Griffin III's impact as franchise quarterback and savior. Washington has scored at least 28 points in each of its three games this season.
A quarter-by-quarter recap of the Redskins' 38-31 loss to the Bengals.
The Washington Redskins' defense has tried it all early on this season in attempting to slow down opponents. Again, Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals, it failed.
Junior Seau's suicide is troubling NFL players.
Junior Seau's suicide is troubling NFL players. No one knows precisely why the 43-year-old Seau shot himself in the chest at his oceanfront home May 2, less than 2½ years after the end of his Pro Bowl career as a linebacker. What is clear — and cause for concern among other players — is that he reached some serious depths of despair.
Perhaps the most telling part of Mohamed Sanu's press conference Tuesday to announce his decision to enter this April's NFL draft was when a reporter asked if there was anything left for him to accomplish at Rutgers:
Every week, it seemed, there was some play gnawing at Kwesi Mitchell.
Louisville coach Charlie Strong says cornerback Anthony Conner broke his neck when his head hit the knee of Rutgers receiver Mohamed Sanu but he isn't paralyzed.
Louisville coach Charlie Strong says cornerback Anthony Conner broke his neck when his head hit the knee of Rutgers receiver Mohamed Sanu.
Louisville cornerback Anthony Conner has been carted off the field after his head hit the knee of Rutgers receiver Mohamed Sanu early in the second quarter.
Rutgers quarterback Tom Savage has gone from homesick freshman to confident sophomore.
"It was a tough decision" he said. "I definitely was thinking about coming back. I love Rutgers, just being around my teammates all the time. I'm going to miss that aspect of it."
Sanu, 22, said his next step will be to hire an agent and then decide where he will train for NFL workouts.