Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was benched this week in favor of Colt McCoy, and sources say the move more than likely signals his conclusion with the team that once drafted him No. 2 overall. In a 40-second interaction...Show More Summary
Now that Robert Griffin III has been benched, the focus shifts onto his replacement: Colt McCoy. Although Washington head coach Jay Gruden is trying to shape this move as a way of helping Griffin learn the offense better, it appears that the job is there for McCoy to take. Show More Summary
A bad season for Robert Griffin III was made even worse after news that Colt McCoy will take over as the starting quarterback on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts. Despite that, Griffin remained diplomatic and focused on helpingShow More Summary
Last week, Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III was focused on San Francisco. Now, he’s focused on something other than playing. On Thursday, Griffin met with reporters for the first time since he was supplanted by Colt McCoy. “It was Coach’s decision,” Griffin said, via Tarik El-Bashir of CSNWashington.com. “I’m here to help this team win.”…
It's amazing how fast the Robert Griffin III era soured in Washington. The 2012 NFL offensive rookie of the year reportedly has been benched before 2014 is even done. Griffin has been benched for Colt McCoy, according to an initial report by ESPN.com's Adam Schefter and then backed by other outlets. Show More Summary
ASHBURN, Va. -- The game only occurred a month ago, but Colt McCoy says he’s a different quarterback. And it didn’t dent his confidence when the Redskins opted to re-insert Robert Griffin III back into the starting lineup. Still, inShow More Summary
Jay Gruden made it official at a Wednesday afternoon press conference that Colt McCoy will start on Sunday against the Colts. Washington coach Jay Gruden confirmed in an afternoon press conference that Colt McCoy will be the team's starting quarterback on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts, sending Robert Griffin III to the sidelines as the No. Show More Summary
There's not a lot of reason to rehash the Washington Redskins' decision to go with Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin III at quarterback this week, and likely the rest of the season. That decision is made. Coach Jay Gruden predictably said that McCoy gives the offense a spark and hopefully the team a better chance to win. Show More Summary
INDIANAPOLIS -- The first regular-season meeting between quarterbacks Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III officially ended before it even started when Colt McCoy was named the starter in Washington on Wednesday. No Luck vs. RG III. No battle between the No. Show More Summary
Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden has informed the team that quarterback Robert Griffin III has been benched in favor of Colt McCoy, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Why did the Redskins make this move? What is Griffin's long-term...Show More Summary
Move over, RG3. It’s Colt vs. the Colts. Washington will start Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin III on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts.
Robert Griffin III was the toast of D.C. just two years ago, leading the Washington Redskins to an unlikely playoff berth and earning himself NFL rookie-of-the-year honors in the process.
The Washington Redskins have benched Robert Griffin III, the quarterback whom the team drafted to much hullabaloo in 2012. Coach Jay Gruden informed the team Wednesday that backup QB Colt McCoy would get the start Sunday, though he left the door open for RG3 to win back the job before the season ends. Show More Summary
Colt McCoy and Geno Smith will be starting quarterbacks again in Week 13.
Amidst a three-game losing streak, Washington has opted to sit Robert Griffin III for Colt McCoy for this Sunday’s game in (...)
We have, unless and until Colt McCoy gets hurt, almost certainly seen the last of Robert Griffin III in burgundy and gold. Now benched for two different backups to end two consecutive seasons, there is nothing left in D.C. for the former second-overall pick. Show More Summary
The Washington Redskins will bench Robert Griffin III and start Colt McCoy on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports. It's the second-straight year that RGIII has been benched to end the season. Over theShow More Summary
Family and "friendly" rivalries can be as heated as the Hatfields and McCoys. Interestingly, the final regular-season week of standard fantasy football leagues can be decided by the McCoy and McCoys. As Colt McCoy is poised to regain...Show More Summary
It's amazing how fast the Robert Griffin III era soured in Washington. The 2012 NFL offensive rookie of the year has been benched before 2014 is even done. Griffin has been benched for Colt McCoy. ESPN.com's Adam Schefter reported the news and it was confirmed by other outlets. Show More Summary