Robert Griffin III RUMORS & NEWS

  • Robert Griffin III healing, surgery not expected

    Pro Football Talk "The Browns opened the season with Robert Griffin III starting at quarterback, although the plan to have him run Hue Jackson’s offense proved short lived when Griffin suffered a fractured coracoid bone in his left shoulder during the season-opening loss in Philadelphia. Griffin was placed on..." October 18

  • RG3 Explains in Court Docs Why He Left His Wife For Woman He Met in The DMs

    Black Sports Online "It isn’t unusual for anyone to get a divorce, sometimes you fall out of love or you should have never been married in the first place. When you are high-profile you normally try to be lowkey about it especially when you have already moved on with another person. RG3 hasn’t went that route,..." September 27

  • Robert Griffin III: My marriage failed but there was no homewrecking or cheating

    CBS Sports "Controversy seems to find Robert Griffin III. The 2012 No. 2 overall pick had a stellar rookie season, helping the Redskins to seven straight wins, the division title and the playoffs, but his career has been in asymptotic decline since. And as often happens to celebrities in all walks of life,..." September 25

  • Browns QB Robert Griffin III Now Expected To Miss 10-12 Weeks, Season Could Over

    NFL Trade Rumors "ESPNs’ Adam Schefter reports that Browns QB Robert Griffin III is now expected to miss 10-12 weeks with his shoulder injury. According to Schefter, this means that RGIII‘s 2016 season could very well be over. The Browns wasted little time placing him on injured reserve and announcing that..." September 18

  • Some in Browns organization think RGIII’s injury is a blessing

    New York Post "The Browns quarterback carousel goes round and round once again. With Robert Griffin III sidelined for 10-12 weeks following a shoulder injury in last Sunday’s loss to the Eagles, journeyman Josh McCown will get the start against the Ravens this weekend. But according to a report from ESPN,..." September 16

  • Robert Griffin III Officially Files for Divorce

    TMZ "The divorce is officially underway ... 'cause Robert Griffin III has finally filed court docs looking to end his 3 year marriage to college sweetheart Rebecca Liddicoat. Just last month, RG3 announced he had broken things off with Liddicoat -- the mother of their 1-year-old daughter -- and had..." September 15

  • Report: Hue Jackson was ‘consumed’ with fixing Robert Griffin III

    Sportsnaut "The Cleveland Browns were dealt a pretty big blow during the first weekend of regular season action. It didn’t come in the form of a disheartening 29-10 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. Though, that wasn’t a good look for first-year head coach Hue Jackson. Instead, it came in the form of a..." September 15

  • Members of Browns Organization Have Lost Faith in RGIII

    Bleacher Report "Have people within the Cleveland Browns organization already lost faith in Robert Griffin III? Do NFL sources believe that he will never be able to change his style of play? Do sources think that the best thing for Griffin is to sit and learn when he returns from injury? Watch in the video..." September 13

  • RG3 on IR for at least 8 games with broken bone in shoulder

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Robert Griffin III's mom had plenty of reason to worry afterall. Griffin III is out at least 8 games with a broken bone in his left shoulder suffered during Sunday's 29-10 loss to the Eagles, the Browns announced Monday. No surgery is required at this time, but he suffered a fractured..." September 13

  • RGIII May Not Play Sunday Against Ravens

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "New Browns quarterback Robert Griffin III can't seem to shake his old injury patterns. He suffered a shoulder sprain in Cleveland's season opener against the Eagles on Sunday and will require an MRI today. Now, Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer has suggested that the injury will..." September 12

  • Robert Griffin ignores a call from his mom at his postgame press conference

    Fox Sports "It was a rough afternoon for Robert Griffin III in his debut with the Cleveland Browns, so much so that his mother called to check on him during his postgame press conference. Griffin completed just 12 of his 26 pass attempts for 190 yards and an interception during Cleveland's 29-10 loss to..." September 12

  • RG3 suffers sprained shoulder

    Washington Post "New quarterback. Same, old Cleveland Browns. That’s how it was, at least for a day. The Browns’ season got off to a familiar, losing start here Sunday when the quarterback they didn’t want, Philadelphia rookie Carson Wentz, outdueled the one they did add, Robert Griffin III, and Cleveland..." September 11

  • Browns' Robert Griffin III can earn $22M if incentives are met "Robert Griffin III signed a two-year contract this past offseason, and starting Sunday, the Browns starting QB can begin the process of trying to maximize it. In the deal signed with hopes that Griffin would emerge as the starter, the former Redskins first-rounder got a deal with a base value..." September 11

  • Robert Griffin III is a long-term venture for the Browns, Sashi Brown says

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Robert Griffin III is not a short-term venture for the Browns, head of football operations Sashi Brown said Friday. "To be fair to Robert, he's young in his career in terms of his development as a quarterback,'' Brown said in a press conference at the Browns facility. "We will develop him over..." September 09

  • Browns name Robert Griffin III team captain

    Sportsnaut "Robert Griffin III is making the most of his new lease on life. The first-year Cleveland Browns starting quarterback is coming off a tremendous preseason performance that saw him display the talent we witnessed during his rookie campaign with the Washington Redskins. Now, heading into his first..." September 07

  • Report: RG3 struggling to read defenses

    Larry Brown Sports "The RG3 reclamation project may not be going quite as well as hoped in Cleveland. Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole reports that Cleveland Browns head coach Hue Jackson is concerned about his team entering the final preseason game. The Browns, 0-3 in the preseason, lost 30-13 to the Bucs last week..." September 01

  • RG3 Tweets a Love Note For His Girlfriend in Her Native Estonian Language

    Black Sports Online "Awwww….. RG3’s girlfriend (or mistress depending on how you look at the situation) is Estonian, so he tweeted her in Estonian." August 28

  • Robert Griffin III smooches girlfriend Grete Sadeiko during practice

    Larry Brown Sports "Robert Griffin III and his new girlfriend, Florida State track and field star Grete Sadeiko, are not trying to hide their relationship from the public. Earlier this week, Griffin took a break from practice to go over and give Sadeiko a smooch right in front of fans during the Cleveland Browns’..." August 26

  • Robert Griffin III's Friends Say 'No Way Wife Was Blindsided'

    TMZ "Robert Griffin III is telling friends ... his wife was NOT blindsided by his decision to pursue a divorce -- insisting their marriage has been on the rocks for two years. But it begs the question ... why would the couple then buy a house TOGETHER in April? As we previously reported RG3's..." August 19

  • Robert Griffin III -- Wife Blindsided By Divorce ... Destroyed Over New GF

    TMZ "Robert Griffin III and his wife have been separated for months -- after she found out he was dating a new woman ... and sources connected to the situation tell us she's absolutely devastated. Sources close to the estranged couple tell us RG3 first met Florida State track star Grete Sadeiko..." August 18

  • Robert Griffin III Got His New Chick Tatted On His Arm

    TMZ "Seems RG3 is ALL IN with his new girlfriend ... 'cause he got her name TATTOOED ON HIS ARM!! We're told the two hit up a tattoo parlor in Cleveland last month -- both got brand new ink on their forearms. Robert's tat reads ... GRETE SADEIKO. Boom. Grete is the 23-year-old Florida..." August 17

  • Browns' Robert Griffin III in the process of filing for divorce

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Robert Griffin III has been dealing with more than just trying to win the Browns' starting quarterback job. Griffin has been separated from his wife of three years, the former Rebecca Liddicoat, for the past several months, and he's in the process of filing for divorce, a league source told..." August 17

  • Robert Griffin III: You don’t want to get hit, but it feels good to play again

    Pro Football Talk "A year ago in Washington, Robert Griffin III took a lot of hits in a preseason game, came out with an injury, and then was benched. Until Friday night, he hadn’t played any live-action football since. On Friday night, Griffin took some hits again in his new role as starting quarterback of the..." August 13

  • Josh McCown endorses fellow QB Robert Griffin III as starter, says all quiet on trade front

    Akron Beacon Journal "It would be easy for a player in Josh McCown’s situation to sulk. He was the Browns’ starting quarterback for eight games last season until a broken collarbone sidelined him for the year in late November. Despite a 1-7 record, he played well, completing 63.7 percent of his passes with 12..." August 09

  • Browns name Robert Griffin III starting QB "Robert Griffin III has been named the Browns starting quarterback, Hue Jackson announced Monday. Griffin III, who signed with the Browns in March after four seasons with the Washington Redskins, emerged from a four-man competition that included veteran Josh McCown, Austin Davisand rookie Cody..." August 08

  • Hue Jackson appears close to naming RG3 the Browns’ starter

    Pro Football Talk "Officially, the Browns are having a training camp competition to name their starting quarterback. Realistically, the competition is over and Robert Griffin III has won. Tony Grossi of ESPN Cleveland expects Jackson to announce Griffin as the starting quarterback early next week after Griffin..." August 06

  • Robert Griffin III: 'You can't control when coach makes a [QB] decision'

    ESPN "Robert Griffin III said he takes nothing from the fact that he has taken every first-team rep for the Cleveland Browns so far during training camp. On a team in which the starting quarterback job is (allegedly) up for grabs, the Browns have tilted the (alleged) competition toward..." August 03

  • Robert Griffin III says Browns offense has 'the potential to be great'

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Robert Griffin III is throwing to the likes of Corey Coleman, Terrelle Pryor, Gary Barnidge and Duke Johnson, and is starting to see the makings of a dynamic offense. Before long, he'll be flinging it to his good friend and former Baylor teammate Josh Gordon, who will be back in a week or so..." August 02

  • Robert Griffin III clear frontrunner in Cleveland Browns QB 'competition'

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Robert Griffin III took all the first-team reps on the first day of Browns training camp Friday, and is clearly the frontrunner at quarterback. It doesn't look like much of a competition, and it won't be long before Hue Jackson names him the starter. At the latest, he'll wait until just before..." July 30

  • Browns will give RGIII four out of five first-team reps

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL’s PED policy is sufficiently effective to ensnare players who use supplements that contain banned substances. However, the PED policy has yet to catch many (if any) actual cheaters. Those observations hinge on the honesty of the stream of PED offenders who claim they used a supplement..." July 26

  • Former Redskins teammate not a big fan of Robert Griffin III

    Sportsnaut "To say that Robert Griffin III was a divisive figure during his four-year tenure with the Washington Redskins would be an understatement. Griffin III saw his career get off to a rock-solid start, as he led Washington to a division title as a rookie. Since suffering a late-season injury that..." July 20

  • “Odds are very, very high,” RG3 is starting QB, says Mary Kay Cabot

    Dawgs By Nature "The Hue Jackson — Robert Griffin III marriage is apparently still in its honeymoon period.’s Mary Kay Cabot spoke with CSN Mid-Atlantic, reporting that Jackson and the Browns are desperate to start the newly signed quarterback. (You can watch the full interview here) How..." July 05

  • Browns ‘all in’ on Robert Griffin III, no short leash

    Sportsnaut "Robert Griffin III is almost certainly going to get his shot at NFL redemption this season with the Cleveland Browns as the leader of the offense in Week 1. Mary Kay Cabot of CSN Mid-Atlantic is reporting the Browns are “all in” on Griffin this year and want him to start. “I think the..." July 02

  • Kirk Cousins fires a shot at Robert Griffin III with a wedding photo

    Sporting News "Kirk Cousins has always been a chip-on-his-shoulder guy. We know this. The Redskins drafted Robert Griffin III and the former Michigan State QB in the same year, spending three first rounders and a second in a trade with the Rams to move up to No. 2 overall and select Griffin — before drafting..." June 30

  • Tony Grossi see Robert Griffin as “underwhelming” in offseason workouts

    Pro Football Talk "The Browns have yet to hand quarterback Robert Griffin III the starting job, because they want him to earn it. If he truly is required to earn it, the question now becomes whether he actually will. Tony Grossi of has covered the Browns for decades. He shared his assessment of..." June 27

  • Robert Griffin III Yet To Impress At QB For Browns

    Steelers Depot "Rather than go all in for the quarterback position during the 2016 NFL Draft, the Cleveland Browns instead opted to accumulate picks, trading away their second-overall selection, with which they could have used to draft Carson Wentz. Trading back to 15, they also passed on the opportunity to trade..." June 25

  • Bernie Kosar says RG3 was 'phenomenal' at the Cleveland Browns practice he watched

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Bernie Kosar liked what he saw when he was invited by head coach Hue Jackson to watch the Browns practice nearly three weeks ago in Berea. Kosar, who was on hand Wednesday for the grand opening of a restaurant at the Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park, where he has a steakhouse, said he is a..." June 16

  • The Ongoing Growth of Griffin

    SI "To the outside world, it seemed that Robert Griffin arrived in Cleveland weighed down with four years of baggage from a most unusual run as franchise savior-turned-bust in D.C. Good thing for the star-crossed quarterback, his new head coach never looked at it like that. “I said this to all..." June 09

  • RGIII is deliberately throwing the ball at people's garages to prove he's 'coachable'

    SB Nation "Robert Griffin III has been showing off his arm in an unusual way during the Cleveland Browns' mandatory minicamp: launching the ball over the practice facility's 16-foot fence, sometimes even hitting neighbors' garages. On Wednesday, Griffin told reporters he was doing it deliberately, and he has..." June 08

  • Mike Shanahan: I didn’t think trading up for RG3 was very smart

    The Undefeated "The Cleveland Browns are just going through the motions — it’s still April — but the team’s newest quarterback is attacking his drills like a drowning man determined to stay afloat. As he drops back, Robert Griffin III has never displayed better footwork. Over and over again, he sets the correct..." May 21

  • Washington Owner Dan Snyder Ruined His Own Quarterback Star

    Bleacher Report "It's difficult to fault Robert Griffin III for being egomaniacal when his own egomaniacal owner pushed him to be egomaniacal. We always suspected that Washington owner Dan Snyder had enabled Griffin. We now know, thanks to an excellently reported piece from The Undefeated's Jason Reid, that..." May 20

  • The Puzzling Plummet of RGIII

    The Undefeated "The Cleveland Browns are just going through the motions — it’s still April — but the team’s newest quarterback is attacking his drills like a drowning man determined to stay afloat. As he drops back, Robert Griffin III has never displayed better footwork. Over and over again, he sets the correct..." May 18

  • Browns think RGIII can be more than just a bridge guy "The Browns might be one of the most interesting teams in the NFL this offseason, but for all the right reasons this time around. A new brain trust turned a No. 2 pick into a bevy of potential foundational pieces and are leaving themselves plenty of options when it comes to their quarterback of the..." May 14

  • Browns say Cody Kessler will compete with Robert Griffin III for starting job 'and is not a guy I would sleep on'

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns head of football operations Sashi Brown disagreed with the notion that third-round quarterback Cody Kessler doesn't pose much of a threat to Robert Griffin III. "I beg to differ with that,'' Brown said at his draft wrap-up press conference Saturday night.. "I do think Cody is a guy that..." May 01