When we last visited with new Redskins QB Robert Griffin III, he was telling me about ‘Skins fans. Yes, the No. 2 pick said he was ready. The team obviously hopes so. Because there will be pressure. From that fan base, no doubt. One former Redskins Super Bowl winner — Mark Rypien — thinks that will help. That’s what he told me out in Lake Tahoe for this celebrity golf tournament. First of all, Rypien loves RG3. He described him as “smart. He understands the game. Escape-ability is such a key now. As long as he stays healthy, they got a chance to do some good things.” When are those good things expected? Rypien didn’t mince words.
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Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2011 | Adam Rank Tags: Peyton Manning, Brad Johnson, Eli Manning, Jay Cutler, Joe Flacco, Joe Montana, Johnny Unitas, Mark Rypien, Mark Sanchez, Matthew Stafford, Tony Romo, Trent Dilfer
Quarterbacks are continually on the hot seat. Which is about as an obvious statement as saying that the Duke basketball team is rather polarizing. But which quarterbacks are on the hottest seats? How about Peyton Manning?
Cowboys QB Tony Romo didn’t make the U.S. Open, but he showed Sunday that he still has game.
Retired NFL QB Billy Joe Tolliver pulled away from the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship field Saturday, firing a tournament-record 33 in the modified Stableford scoring format to take a nine-point, second-round lead.
NFL players and coaches, both past and present, are faring well in the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship in Stateline, Nev.