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RG3 suffers knee injury late in game

Discussion in 'NFL Zone' started by bula, Dec 9, 2012.

  1. bula

    bula Member

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    "Last year's Heisman Trophy winner was helped off the field after being landed on by Ravens defensive tackle Haloti Ngata at the end of a 13-yard scramble. Griffin returned to the game for four plays, then dropped to the turf on his knees and left again."

    Looks like a torn ligament but MRI will need to confirm.
  2. SDCowboy85

    SDCowboy85 Well-Known Member

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  3. MegaMagick

    MegaMagick Active Member

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    The skins are done, sorry it had to end that way for them.
  4. Ultra Warrior

    Ultra Warrior 6 Million Light-years beyond believability.

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    Thought they said he sprained his knee? WHO is reporting this?
  5. cbow44

    cbow44 Member

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    WOW, what a shame.
  6. jgboys1

    jgboys1 Well-Known Member

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    Wow that would kill the readskins.
  7. Gameover

    Gameover Well-Known Member

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    No dropoff with Cousins.
  8. SkinsFan82

    SkinsFan82 Member

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    Yeah, where are you seeing this?

    Shanahan confirmed after the game that RG3 asked to come back in the game a second time but they didn't want to risk it so they put him in a brace.
  9. Gemini Dolly

    Gemini Dolly Well-Known Member

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    I read it was just a sprain, but I guess all injuries are called sprains until MRI?
  10. DIAF

    DIAF DivaLover159

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    Wishful thinking from the OP perhaps?
  11. mldardy

    mldardy Well-Known Member

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    There's a huge dropoff with Cousins. Can Cousins do the things RG3 can especially with that read option.
  12. Lodeus

    Lodeus Well-Known Member

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    If he is out for more than a game then the league should just cancel the rest of the season.
  13. JohnsKey19

    JohnsKey19 Well-Known Member

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    Potentially. Cousins is a very calm pocket passer. However, teams now wont have to worry about defending such an unconventional offense w/out Griffin.
  14. mldardy

    mldardy Well-Known Member

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    This means absolutely nothing. Most players ask to come back into the game but notice he DIDN'T. Wait to the MRI to see what really happened.
  15. Derekmtl85

    Derekmtl85 Well-Known Member

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    Last i read, it was only a sprain and RG3 even wanted to come back to the field a 2nd time.
  16. Chocolate Lab

    Chocolate Lab Run-loving Dino

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    Seems like it.
  17. tomsanders921

    tomsanders921 Well-Known Member

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    Looks like the media will have to find somebody else to drool over....

    How about giving andrew luck some love. He has been the comeback king so far this year.
  18. juck

    juck Well-Known Member

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    He had to tear something the way his knee bent and he couldnt even walk on it. Im betting he is done.
  19. KJJ

    KJJ You Have an Axe to Grind

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    Most knee injuries are usually called a sprain initially until an MRI is performed the Redskins can only hope a sprain is all it is.
  20. SkinsFan82

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    That's all fine and good but again, who with knowledge of the situation is saying he's likely done?

    I realize that him wanting to come back doesn't mean he's fine, but it's not a *bad* sign.

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