On Now
Coming Up
  • Sun., Dec. 11, 2016 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM EST Live Coaches Show One hour of interviews, press conferences, injury reports, and more Sunday mornings from 8am-9am on ESPN 980.

    Listen live here.

  • Sun., Dec. 11, 2016 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM EST Live Redskins Rewind Catch the “Best Of” the Redskins from all of your favorite shows all week long on ESPN 980 – the best interviews, audio clips, film breakdowns and more – every Sunday from 7am-8am on ESPN 980, Redskins Radio!  

    Listen live here.

  • Sun., Dec. 11, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM EST Live Game Plan With Larry Michael Voice of the Redskins Larry Michael previews the Washington Redskins at Philadelphia Eagles matchup.

    Listen live here.

  • Sun., Dec. 11, 2016 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM EST Live Redskins PreGame Show with Kevin Sheehan and John Riggins

    Kevin Sheehan gets the action started at 10am with the Official Redskins Radio Pregame Show presented by Koch – three hours of expert analysis, coaches interviews, key matchups, NFC East Game Day Previews, fantasy football updates and more!

    Plus, this year Hall of Fame running back John Riggins will join Kevin in the broadcast booth during the final 90 minutes of the show, giving fans unparalleled pregame analysis for every Redskins game right up to kickoff.

    Listen live here.

  • Sun., Dec. 11, 2016 1:00 PM - 4:15 PM EST Live Live Broadcast: Washington Redskins at Philadelphia Eagles

    Washington Redskins at Philadelphia Eagles

    Listen live here.

  • Sun., Dec. 11, 2016 4:15 PM - 7:15 PM EST Live DLT Solutions PostGame Show with Scott Jackson and Clinton Portis

    Scott Jackson, co-host of Inside the Locker Room, will be joined by former Redskins RB Clinton Portis for the DLT Solutions Postgame Show.

    Listen live here.

  • Mon., Dec. 12, 2016 5:00 AM - 7:00 AM EST Live The Morning Blitz The Morning Blitz with Al Galdi is a fast-moving, high-energy show that covers everything you need to begin your day.  Redskins, Nationals, Wizards, Capitals, Terps, Hoyas, Orioles…Galdi covers them all in addition to hitting on the national sports stories that matter to you.  Galdi is a DMV-lifer, a huge proponent of analytics and a big fan of old-school hip-hop.  He also hosts The Official Redskins Postgame Show after every Redskins game and Chin Music with Al Galdi on Saturdays from 9am-10am.  Tweet him: @AlGaldi

    Listen live here.

  • Mon., Dec. 12, 2016 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM EST Live Cooley & Kevin Join Cooley & Kevin on each weekday morning from 7-11am on ESPN980!

    Listen live here.

  • Mon., Dec. 12, 2016 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM EST Live The Bram Weinstein Show Bram Weinstein is the latest addition to ESPN 980’s team, hosting “The Bram Weinstein Show” weekdays from 11am-1pm presented by Window Nation!   “The Bram Weinstein Show” will deliver provocative sportstalk led by Weinstein, whose passion for DC sports runs deep, having grown up in Silver Spring, MD.

    Listen live here.

  • Mon., Dec. 12, 2016 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST Live Inside the Locker Room Join Doc Walker, B-Mitch and Scott Jackson weekday afternoons at their new, expanded time – 1pm-4pm on ESPN980!

    Listen live here.



Griffin III Sympton-Free, Practices Today

Posted Oct 10, 2012

After a full screening for concussion-like symptoms, Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was cleared to practice with the team on Wednesday afternoon.

After a full screening for concussion-like symptoms, Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was cleared to practice with the team on Wednesday afternoon. 

After practice, Griffin III briefed the media on the injury, his removal from the game, and his speedy recovery.

"Practice went good," he said.  "I felt sharp. I felt good – no symptoms of a concussion or anything like that, no dizziness, or off balance, or things of that nature.

"I feel good."

Griffin III was injured on a third quarter play involving Falcons linebacker Sean Weatherspoon, who hit him just as Griffin III hit the ground. 

He was aware that Weatherspoon was in the area, and said he should have done more to slide or get out of bounds.

"I tried to get down, but if I had slit a half second earlier I would have been safe," he explained. "I tried to get down too late and he had already launched. At that point, it was just a matter of absorbing the hit, and I absorbed it the wrong way."

Griffin III was tested on the sidelines after pleading his case with head coach Mike Shanahan, who deferred to the NFL's rigorous procedures on head injuries.

"Robert said to me he was fine," Shanahan told reporters Monday. "I said, 'You are not fine. I don’t think you are fine. Your eyes look a little glassy.'"

Griffin III told his half of the conversation today, saying he was prepared to return to action, if necessary.

"I came back to, literally 15 minutes later and I started talking to [the trainers] in the locker room – explaining everything that happened so they knew that I was fine," he said.  "They told me it was too late and I had to shower up and watch the rest of the game.

"You want to play and your survival instincts take over.  It just shows that I care about this team and I didn’t want to leave them hanging."

Griffin III said he considered his long-term health when returning to practice, but did not intend to play scared or dread the next hit.

"I’m not scared of it," he said. "I pretty much put myself through the concussion test and knew that I was OK.

"Our game plan and the call sheet we’ve had has been different for every game. Whether they dial up QB runs or not, it doesn’t matter to me. It’s just a matter of winning."

Shanahan said that Griffin III will be monitored over the next two days for any signs of symptoms, and that if there are no setbacks, he could be available for Sunday's start.

In the interim, the testing and precautions have not interrupted his preparation.  In an unexpected way, it actually may have helped.

"I’ve been able to do the same things," he said.  "If anything, it keeps me here longer. Whether it’s with their scouting report, what they do, talking to different people about the team, watching film. I still stay on top of all those things."

Shanahan did not announce a starter if Griffin III was unavailable, saying he had confidence in both Rex Grossman and Kirk Cousins.

Griffin III has yet to be cleared for contact or full participation, but said he feels confident that he will be ready to start Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings.

"There’s never doubt as a player; you always feel like you’re going to be ready to go," he said.  "I continue to get evaluated every day.

"Like they told me: things might look right, but if you don’t feel right then you shouldn’t play. I feel right today and we’ll see what happens come Sunday."




Trending Now

  • Sorry, no results found. Please try a different month/year.

widget powered by zoomph