RG3 Says He's Cleared, Shanahan Says Not So Fast 8/30/13
TAMPA, Fla. - Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin says he'll be under center for the season opener on September 9, tweeting, "Operation Patience complete: cleared.
But Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said he needed to discuss some "concerns" with Andrews and Griffin and would make a decision Monday about whether the 2012 Offensive Rookie of the Year will start against Philadelphia.
Griffin, who worked out at Raymond James Stadium for about 30 minutes before walking off the field with Dr. James Andrews. Andrews was in town to examine the quarterback's surgically repaired right knee.