Redskins OC Kyle Shanahan dismissed comments made by 49ers OLB Ahmad Brooks, who said Robert Griffin III "shouldn't be playing," by saying RGIII is "healthy."
Speaking Tuesday, Redskins coach Mike Shanahan brushed off talk that Robert Griffin III should be benched.
Following Monday night's win over the Redskins, 49ers LB Ahmad Brooks said Robert Griffin III "shouldn't be playing."
Robert Griffin III completed 17-of-27 passes for 127 yards and one interception in Washington's 27-6, Week 12 loss to the 49ers on Monday night.
Robert Griffin III completed 17-of-35 passes for 264 yards with two touchdowns and one interception in Sunday's 24-16 Week 11 loss at Philadelphia.
Robert Griffin III completed 24-of-37 passes for 281 yards and three touchdowns in Washington's Week 10 loss to the Vikings, adding seven rushes for 44 yards.
Robert Griffin III completed 23-of-32 passes for 291 yards with no touchdowns and one interception in Sunday's Week 9 overtime win over the Chargers.
Robert Griffin III (knee) is practicing in full for Week 9.
Speaking Monday, Redskins coach Mike Shanahan called Robert Griffin III (knee) "fine," and said he expects him to practice on Wednesday.
Redskins team doctor James Andrews tells NFL.com that Robert Griffin III's (knee) removal from Sunday's loss was precautionary, and more "because of the score."
Robert Griffin III was forced from Washington's Week 8 game against the Broncos in the fourth quarter with a left knee injury.
ESPN Redskins blogger John Keim believes Week 7 "marked the first official return of (Robert) Griffin pre-knee injury."
Robert Griffin III completed 18-of-29 passes for 298 yards with two touchdowns and one interception in Sunday's Week 8 win over the Bears.
One NFC personnel director believes Robert Griffin III is struggling because he's "not very good throwing outside the numbers or reading coverages."