Advertisement

 ASHBURN, Va. (AP) - Robert Griffin III has been cleared to play and is practicing with his Washington Redskins teammates after suffering a mild concussion.
Griffin went through the NFL's concussion protocol after being knocked out of Sunday's game against Atlanta and was cleared to return to Wednesday's practice. The second overall pick in Aprils' draft is set to start Sunday against Minnesota.
The rookie quarterback left the game against Atlanta with a mild concussion after being hit by the Falcons' Sean Weatherspoon while scrambling on third-and-goal in the third quarter.
The 22-year-old Heisman Trophy winner is the NFC's third-leading passer and the NFL's top leading quarterback rusher.
Advertisement

NFL Top Stories

Thumbnail Broncos host Rams, QB battles abound No. 1 overall pick Jared Goff had a pretty nondescript training camp. Judging by the Los Angeles coaching staff’s outline for preseason game No. 3, not much is...
Thumbnail Giants vs. Jets Preseason Pick Will tonight's Giants and Jets matchup at 7:30PM ET be low-scoring for bettors?
Thumbnail Eagles vs. Colts Preseason Pick Will the Colts hand the Eagles their first loss this preseason when the two teams meet at 7:00PM ET tonight?
Thumbnail Chiefs vs. Bears Preseason Pick Will the Chiefs win their first preseason game of 2016 when they visit the Bears today at 1:00PM ET?
Thumbnail Lions vs. Ravens Pick Can the Baltimore Ravens stay unbeaten in the NFL Preseason when they host the Detroit Lions tonight at 7PM ET?
More inNFL Articles  
Advertisement

NFL Team Pages