A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Thursday, September 26, 2013.
--The Washington Redskins remain steadfast on their decision to go “All In For Week 1.”
--Competition is heating up between wide receivers Leonard Hankerson and Joshua Morgan. The snap counts signal hankerson may have the upper hand.
--Redskins players are encouraged by progress of the offense and the opportunities to score.
--Rookie free safety Bacarri Rambo handles coaches decision on playing time like a veteran.
--Redskins players prepare to face Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor, his status for the game is still questionable.
--Linebacker Ryan Kerrigan addresses his knee injury and dismisses any thoughts of a serious injury.
--The Oakland Raiders run offense could prove to be a challenge for the Redskins defense.
--NFL analyst Adam Schefter discusses quarterback Robert Griffin III’s relationship with head coach Mike Shanahan and owner Daniel Snyder.
--When it comes to protecting himself on the field, some analysts think quarterback Robert Griffin III is still a rookie.
--Rookie tight end Jordan Reed’s injury status and practice update.
--Update on injured Redskins tight end Fred Davis (ankle) and updating the chances he will play against the Raiders.
--Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III has beem a focal point for the criticisms due to the teams 0-3 start.
--Robert Griffin III on how the number of pass attempts is affecting the offense.
--Quarterback Robert Griffin III on what the Redskins must do to get their first win.
--The Washington Redskins slow start is reminiscent of early struggles last year.
--Status of the Washington Redskins after the first three weeks of the season.
--ESPN’s weekly analysis of the Washington Redskins’ quarterback Robert Griffin III.
--Five questions facing the Washington Redskins as they prepare to play the Oakland Raiders this Sunday.
--Linebacker London Fletcher on his decision to take a few plays off during games.
--Robert Griffin III comments on former Redskins player Fred Smoot’s remarks.
--Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon on progress of quarterback Robert Griffin III’s and his opinion of the quarterback’s health.
--Interview on raising a football star with quarterback Robert Griffin III’s mother.
--Quarterback Robert Griffin III would be open to sliding tips if Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper offers some lessons.
--Former Redskins head coach Joe Gibbs gives his opinion on the discussion of the team name.
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"really close" to turning the corner: "We're built to get out of this hole, just like we were last year."#HTTR
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on improving sliding/help: ‘If BHarper3409 wants to do that I’m definitely up to do that’ http://t.co/3SuBzPVejK#HTTR