Rich Eisen - Sports Reporter
So much for the RG3/Andrew Luck showdown.
@richeisen | | 1h | Score: 477

Robert Griffin III benched; Colt McCoy to start against Colts

Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden has decided to bench quarterback Robert Griffin III, and will now turn to Colt McCoy as the Redskins prepare for Sunday’s game at Indianapolis, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed. Gruden met with the quarterbacks individually, and then planned t...

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Adam Schefter , ESPN, NFL Insider
Washington is planning to start Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin III on Sunday at Indianapolis, per a team source.... t.co/o0WZcOitBr
@AdamSchefter | | 1h | Score: 2184
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Rich Eisen , Sports Reporter
So much for the RG3/Andrew Luck showdown.
@richeisen | | 1h | Score: 477
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Matthew Berry , ESPN, Fantasy Football Analyst
But seriously, this feels like JG throwing him under bus to save his own job since he asked RG3 to run his O, not O around what he does well
@MatthewBerryTMR | | 1h | Score: 297
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Matthew Berry , ESPN, Fantasy Football Analyst
Apologies in advance for min rant. coming. I don't get this move at all. RG3 was the OROY in 2012. Injured last yr. Injured this yr...
@MatthewBerryTMR | | 1h | Score: 191
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ProFootballTalk.com , NFL News and Updates
Washington needs to trade @RGIII in the offseason. If they cut him, hello Chip Kelly.
@ProFootballTalk | | 55m | Score: 171
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Mike Jones , Washington Post, Redskins Beat Writer
Can confirm Gruden plans to bench Griffin, going to Colt McCoy this week, per to team source. Gruden expected to announce to team in a.m.
@MikeJonesWaPo | | 1h | Score: 141
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Albert Breer , NFL Network, Reporter
To review, 2012 draft: 1. Luck, IND; 2. Griffin, WAS; 8. Tannehill, MIA; 22. Weeden, CLE; 57. Osweiler, DEN; 75 Wilson, SEA; 88. Foles, PHI
@AlbertBreer | | 19m | Score: 135
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Chris Wesseling , NFL.com, Sportswriter
Just saw RGIII news. It's a move the Redskins had to make. I don't know what position he was playing the past 2 weeks. It wasn't quarterback
@ChrisWesseling | | 28m | Score: 125
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Daniel Jeremiah , NFL Network, Analyst
Colt McCoy will replace RG3...does Mack Brown get his job back?
@MoveTheSticks | | 1h | Score: 125
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Chris Russell , ESPN-980, NFL Insider
I genuinely feel bad for Robert. He's seen the entire world turn against him, outside of his family. #Redskins would b dumb to close book
@Russellmania980 | | 1h | Score: 110
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Omar Kelly , South Florida Sun Sentinel, Sports Reporter
Amazes me that refs let the Broncos run as many picks as they do. Half their offense is illegal. t.co/f18BLRzDHU
@OmarKelly | | 5h | Score: 102
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Matthew Berry , ESPN, Fantasy Football Analyst
What's his trade value now? I admit to being a biased fan and RG3 is one of my favorite players just as a fan, so I cop to being skewed.
@MatthewBerryTMR | | 1h | Score: 90
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Adam Schefter , ESPN, NFL Insider
Broncos waived K Brandon McManus. So I guess the search is on.
@AdamSchefter | | 9h | Score: 86
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Adam Schefter , ESPN, NFL Insider
Cardinals announced they signed former Bears and Raiders RB Michael Bush.
@AdamSchefter | | 8h | Score: 68
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Bart Hubbuch , New York Post, Sportswriter
RG3 and Johnny Manziel are going to have a heck of a battle for the Jets' starting job next year.
@BartHubbuch | | 1h | Score: 52
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Brad Wells , StampedeBlue.com, Colts Beat Writer
Let tonight mark the date that all future RG3/Luck comparisons died a horrible, miserable, ghastly death.
@BradWellsNFL | | 1h | Score: 52
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John Keim , ESPN.com, Redskins Beat Writer
Skins clearly didn't trust RG in certain situations. Yes, he needs reps. But if so raw, as gruden said, it will take a while to develop.
@john_keim | | 49m | Score: 50
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Dan Hellie , NFL Network, Host
Interesting look at the teams who are the most likely trading partners for RG3. check out #1 t.co/yH3HmCvzHc
@DanHellie | | 8m | Score: 15
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WashingtonPost.com , Sports News and Updates
What did Richard Sherman do today? Called out the #NFL for its hypocrisy. #Seahawks t.co/tWW4Bph2yb
@PostSports | | 18m | Score: 5
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Albert Breer , NFL Network, Reporter
To review, 2012 draft: 1. Luck, IND; 2. Griffin, WAS; 8. Tannehill, MIA; 22. Weeden, CLE; 57. Osweiler, DEN; 75 Wilson, SEA; 88. Foles, PHI
@AlbertBreer | | 19m | Score: 135
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Bill Barnwell , Grantland.com, Sportswriter
Love Eagles fans who can’t fathom that they might have any interest in acquiring RG3. You know, because Mark Sanchez was such an obvious fit
@billbarnwell | | 20m | Score: 45
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Jon Greenberg , ESPN, Sports Reporter
These RG3 lowlights on ESPN are hilarious. I've seen him trip handing the ball off like 15 times.
@jon_greenberg | | 26m | Score: 5
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Chris Wesseling , NFL.com, Sportswriter
Just saw RGIII news. It's a move the Redskins had to make. I don't know what position he was playing the past 2 weeks. It wasn't quarterback
@ChrisWesseling | | 28m | Score: 125
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Teri Thompson , N.Y Daily News, Sportswriter
Cincinnati Bengals' Devon Still hasn't paid child support in months, says mother of cancer-stricken Leah Still t.co/zXqm8VB9qk
@NYDNSportsITeam | | 34m | Score: 5
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Mike Clay , NBC Sports, NHL Reporter
Drew Brees owns the league's top completion percentage. Second place? Robert Griffin III. t.co/YsUXpDsZd9 #redskins
@MikeClayNFL | | 39m | Score: 12
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Ben Standig , CSNWashington.com, Sportswriter
Based on decision to start ex-Texas Longhorn star Colt McCoy, guessing final call made by Redskins GM Matthew McConaughey.
@BenStandig | | 48m | Score: 5
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John Keim , ESPN.com, Redskins Beat Writer
Skins clearly didn't trust RG in certain situations. Yes, he needs reps. But if so raw, as gruden said, it will take a while to develop.
@john_keim | | 49m | Score: 50
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Gregg Rosenthal , NFL.com, NFL Writer
My initial RG3 trade thought might be high. But he’s still a young QB. Kolb got a 2nd and a Pro Bowler! T-Rich got a first. Only takes one.
@greggrosenthal | | 49m | Score: 35
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Curtis Crabtree , Sports Radio KJR, Sports Reporter
Well... it certainly seems like either Jay Gruden or Robert Griffin III will not be in Washington next year. Which one? Who knows...
@Curtis_Crabtree | | 51m | Score: 30
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Zac Boyer , Hartford Courtant, Sportswriter
Robert Griffin III out, Colt McCoy in on Sunday against Indianapolis, per reports: t.co/uqBLv1BjGo
@ZacBoyer | | 52m | Score: 20
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Evan Silva , NBC Sports, NFL Writer
Here's my Matchups column on Thursday's Thanksgiving games. #Bears #Lions, #Eagles #Cowboys, #Seahawks #49ers. Link: t.co/o4SNfwKdv2
@evansilva | | 55m | Score: 30
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ProFootballTalk.com , NFL News and Updates
Washington needs to trade @RGIII in the offseason. If they cut him, hello Chip Kelly.
@ProFootballTalk | | 55m | Score: 171
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AP.org , NFL News and Updates
Seahawks' Sherman, Baldwin take digs at #NFL after Lynch fined $100,000 for not talking to media t.co/Nlxud59Deb
@AP_NFL | | 56m | Score: 40
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Larry Brown , LarryBrownSports.com, NBA Blogger
Redskins player Nick Sundberg ticked ESPN got news of RG3's benching before team did t.co/GaT39agnGZ
@LBSports | | 59m | Score: 5
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Gregg Rosenthal , NFL.com, NFL Writer
I wonder how much Redskins could get for RG3 in a trade. Second and a third?
@greggrosenthal | | 1h | Score: 5
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Andrew Siciliano , DirectTv Sports, Red Zone Host
We'll always have Week 3 of the 2012 preseason. RGIII and the Redskins beat Andrew Luck and the Colts. t.co/IORfotOqTi
@AndrewSiciliano | | 1h | Score: 5
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Gregg Rosenthal , NFL.com, NFL Writer
RG3 getting benched for Colt McCoy would have been a hard sentence to imagine in 2012.
@greggrosenthal | | 1h | Score: 47
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Bruce Arians says Cardinals needed a bigger back in backfield

With a rushing attack that ranks 31st in total yards and dead last in yards per attempt, Arizona head coach Bruce Arians knew the Cardinals needed a different piece in their backfield for the stretch run. A bigger back is a piece the Cardinals have been lacking since Jonathan Dwyer was placed on the...

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Matthew Berry - ESPN, Fantasy Football Analyst
But seriously, this feels like JG throwing him under bus to save his own job since he asked RG3 to run his O, not O around what he does well
@MatthewBerryTMR | | 1h | Score: 297

Report: Washington to start Colt McCoy on Sunday

Robert Griffin III’s return to the starting lineup lasted all of three games. Griffin is being benched in favor of Colt McCoy for Sunday’s game at Indianapolis, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Tuesday night. Since returning from an ankle injury in Week Nine, Griffin has been sacked 17 times in t...

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Matthew Berry - ESPN, Fantasy Football Analyst
Apologies in advance for min rant. coming. I don't get this move at all. RG3 was the OROY in 2012. Injured last yr. Injured this yr...
@MatthewBerryTMR | | 1h | Score: 191

Guy Fieri Wants To Make ‘Tom Brady Sandwich’ To Honor Patriots QB

The “Food Network” personality and restaurant owner recently joined USA TODAY’s For the Win for an NFL-themed Q&A session. Fieri was grilled on a wide range of topics, from his thoughts on NFL team cocktails (Fireball and apple juice for the Seattle Seahawks) to who could pull off his signatur...

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Nick Sundberg - Washington Redskins
Boy oh boy I sure love when ESPN has information about our team before the players. #WhoIsThisUnnamedSource #IsmellArat
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Adam Schefter - ESPN, NFL Insider
Washington is planning to start Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin III on Sunday at Indianapolis, per a team source.... t.co/o0WZcOitBr
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Kyle Fuller, Lance Briggs could be game-time calls

Two of the Bears’ key defensive starters were listed as non-participants in Tuesday’s practice. Outside linebacker Lance Briggs (groin) and cornerback Kyle Fuller (knee) didn’t take part in today’s workout, according to the injury report. However, the Bears held just a walk-through, accordin...

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49ers-Seahawks injury report: Vic Fangio downplays Justin Smith injury appearance

Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images The San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks released their Tuesday practice participation reports. We break down the names. The San Francisco 49ers have rested Justin Smith for every Wednesday practice session this season, sometimes mixing in a day off on Thursday....

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Aaron Rodgers calls out 'idiot trolls' over grape soda

Aaron Rodgers sat at a podium TCF Bank Stadium on Sunday and took questions about the Packers' win over the Vikings. In between answers, the star quarterback took swigs from a 20-ounce bottle of Crush grape soda. Conspiracy mongers -- former Packers safety LeRoy Butler among them -- theorized that R...

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Russell Wilson - Seattle Seahawks
Do you believe that God is able?
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NFL indeed does not fine Raiola

Sunday’s game against the Patriots included a pair of incidents involving Lions center Dominic Raiola. He leveled Patriots defensive tackle Zach Moore with a blow to the head during a play, and then Raiola took out Moore’s knees on the final snap of the game, because Raiola was unhappy about New...

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On 49ers: Vernon Davis must get his swagger back

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Matt Overton - Indianapolis Colts
If officer Darren Wilson had been killed on that sad day we would have never heard about it.
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Amazes me that refs let the Broncos run as many picks as they do. Half their offense is illegal.

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South Florida Sun Sentinel, Sports Reporter
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Dominic Raiola says he has no fine and no regrets

Lions center Dominic Raiola took a cheap shot at Patriots defensive tackle Zach Moore on Sunday, but Raiola says he hasn’t been fined and doesn’t have any regrets. “There’s no fine,” Raiola said, via Josh Katzenstein of the Detroit News. “It’s during the game. I don’t know about regr...

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