Tag: Washington Redskins
The 2012 NFL draft is less than 1 week away. The 2012 NFL draft starts on April 26, 2012 at 8 pm eastern time. The Indianapolis Colts have already confirmed that they will draft quarterback Andrew Luck with the first overall pick. The Washington Redskins will most likely take quarterback Robert Griffin III with the 2nd pick in the draft.
The Washington Redskins have made a major move to draft quarterback Robert Griffin III. The Redskins will give up three first-round picks (in 2012, 2013 and 2014) and this year’s second-rounder to the St. Louis Rams in a trade that will allow them to pick Robert Griffin III in the 2012 NFL Draft. It is obvious that the Washington Redskins have been desperate to fix their problems at the quarterback position. They made big news a couple of seasons ago when the Donovan McNabb trade did not work out for them. The Redskins made a gutsy move giving up so
Michael Vick’s performance on Monday Night Football was incredible. The Washington Redskins did not know what hit them. The Philadephia Eagles took an early lead of 28 to 0 over the Redskins in just the first quarter! Michael Vick passed for 333 yards and scored a whopping 6 touchdowns in the game! Vick threw 4 TD passes and ran for another 2 TDs. Several Monday Night Football records were broken as the Eagles went on to destroy the Redskins by a score of 59 to 28 in what was an incredible performance.
Despite the recent benching of Donovan McNabb, the Washington Redskins have given him a 5 year contract extension said to be worth as much as 88 million with 40 million of it guaranteed. It looks like Mcnabb will be finishing his career playing in the Washington DC area.