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Washington Redskins will start Kirk Cousins over RGIII

Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan will go with Kirk Cousins this week against Atlanta over RGIII, according to reports.

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Is Mike Shanahan anti-Christmas?

WSBN’s Dan Rubenstein just can’t take it anymore and unleashes the fury on Mike Shanahan and the Redskins organization for their anti-holiday actions.

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Mike Shanahan walks off during press conference

A frustrated Shanahan wasn't in a conversational mood following the Redskins' 27-26 loss to the Falcons.

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Redskins LT Trent Williams injured

As if the Washington Redskins offensive line wasn't struggling enough, starting left tackle Trent Williams has been injured and left the game against the Atlanta Falcons. Kirk Cousins has already taken several hard shots and now his blind side will be protected by second-year man Tom Compton.

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Kirk Cousins taking a beating against Falcons

Mike Shanahan's concerns about RGIII taking too many hits are looking rather legitimate.

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RGIII is practicing his kicks

Because he's gotta have something to do

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Shanahan wants to return in 2014

The team will not attempt to fire the head coach for cause.

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Kyle Shanahan to leave his father's shadow?

The young offensive coordinator wants to strike out on his own, which should sit well with those within the Redskins organization.

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Kirk Cousins could be worth a first round pick?

The Redskins coach explains the decision to start Cousins as a means to evaluating the team and perhaps get future value for a good player.

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Dan Snyder not willing to buy out Mike Shanahan

The decision on whether or not to fire Mike Shanahan is tied to his expensive contract, worth $7 million a season through next season.

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RGIII benched for poor play, report says

Contrary to Shanahan's public statements, a report by Michael Silver says the move to bench Robert Griffin III was a result of his declining play.

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RGIII angry about benching, according to report

A franchise quarterback benched, and a coaching staff waiting for the ax to drop. The situation in Washington continues to become more convoluted.

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Kirk Cousins set up for failure, says Moss

Veteran wide receiver Santana Moss thinks the timing is wrong for a switch at quarterback.

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Jordan Reed out for the year, per report

A bad week for the Redskins keeps getting worse, with tight end Jordan Reed now reportedly out for the season.

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Snyder or Shanahan: Who's to blame for Redskins?

With the Redskins at 3-10 following an embarrassing home blowout, things are only getting worse in Landover. Dan Snyder's too close to Robert Griffin III, Mike Shanahan has benched the star quarterback, stories of disarray and distrust are leaking to the media, and there's little hope for rebuilding with new young talent. Who's to blame for this mess? The Daily Win tries to suss it out.

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Watch: Shanahan explains RGIII decision

Mike Shanahan was animated during a lengthy presser Wednesday, explaining his decision to bench Robert Griffin III and projecting his own future with the Redskins organization beyond the 2013 season.

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RGIII reportedly done for year

The Redskins will be starting Kirk Cousins at quarterback, shutting down RGIII for the remainder of the season.

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RG3 to be inactive, Grossman as backup

The Redskins are making wholesale changes to the quarterback position with RG3 not even dressing.

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Kirk Cousins named starting QB in Washington

The Redskins are making a change at quarterback, shaking up a 3-10 mess.

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Mike Shanahan preparing to sit RGIII

Reports from inside the Redskins organization suggest Shanahan is moving forward with a plan to bench Robert Griffin III.

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Snyder won't stop Shanahan from benching RG3

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III may be done for the season if Mike Shanahan follows through with his threat to bench the young passer.

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Shanahan could sit RGIII for remainder of 2013

The Redskins coach said he is considering benching the franchise quarterback in the interest of keeping him healthy heading into the offseason.

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Redskins exploring options for split with Shanahan

The Redskins could attempt to withhold remaining money to Mike Shanahan upon his firing.

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Robert Griffin III pulled against Chiefs

Down 35 points at home, the Redskins have made the switch to Cousins to avoid unnecessary injury to their starter.

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