Mike shanahan

Business of Football
The Dysfunction In D.C.
The Dysfunction In D.C.
What in the world is happening in Washington? Trying to make some sense of Mike Shanahan's decision to bench Robert Griffin III and what it means for the head coach, the star quarterback, the owner and the future of the franchise
By Andrew Brandt
The Season
Gronk a Walking Injury Report; Week 15 Storylines
Gronk a Walking Injury Report; Week 15 Storylines
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By Peter King
Monday Morning Quarterback
Best of Times, Worst of Times
Best of Times, Worst of Times
Week 14 was the most exciting of the season so far, with records—and snow—falling all over and a blizzard-like finish in Baltimore. Sadly, though, it wasn't all fun and games, with a series of badly blown calls in key spots casting a shadow over Sunday
By Peter King
Deep Dive
The Trouble with RG3
The Trouble with RG3
Halfway through his second season, it’s impossible to call Robert Griffin III anything but an unrefined quarterback. Slowed by his surgically repaired right knee and often playing from behind, he’s learning how to be a drop-back passer the hard way
By Andy Benoit
The Conscience
Calls for Cousins? You’ve Got the Wrong Number
Calls for Cousins? You've Got the Wrong Number
Even in today's win-now NFL, the wisdom of replacing Robert Griffin III in Washington so soon isn't very wise after all
By Don Banks
Behind the Face Mask
Slow Getting Up
Slow Getting Up
A Division III wideout from tiny Menlo College, Nate Jackson beat the odds and endured an endless pounding to last six seasons in the NFL. But the end was the hardest part of it all
Going Long
The Future, or a Fad?
The Future, or a Fad?
The scheme that overran the NFL last year, the read-option is simple in its conception and devastating when executed right. This season we’ll see if it’s built to last
By Peter King
Business of Football
A Coach’s Dismay Keeps the Doctor Away
A Coach's Dismay Keeps the Doctor Away
Will RG3 play in the preseason? Should he? It's a dilemma that might not have mattered had the QB and his coach relied on the opinion of the man paid to know best
By Andrew Brandt
Deep Dive
Redskins Preview: It’s Not Just RG3′s Knee
Redskins Preview: It's Not Just RG3's Knee
For a return to the playoffs, the Redskins’ phenom must round out his game
By Andy Benoit