RGIII heading to Florida to meet with Dr. James Andrews amid injury speculation
Mon, 7 Jan 2013|
CSN Washington dot com. -- -- -- a lot of speculation and reports coming out regarding RG three's injury and the severity of it what can we say we know for sure though. There will we do know for sure -- that rob Parker to third will be intense took -- Florida tomorrow night visit with doctor James Andrews the orthopedic surgeon who's at the BCS championship tonight. In Florida but Robert Griffin the third that MRI on the -- last night not quite clear according to the head coach Mike Shanahan now ask for the great debate. Faster whether or not the pole while Robert Griffin the third out of last night's game -- the head coach told me that debate. What's going on in his own head to. It's always tough special human clinical level Roberts complained that we start out two game with fourteen points and -- some things so click in the second third fourth quarter. He's saying what what's the reason is that you know somebody hurting -- -- the defense is pretty good. So it's humorous -- -- that you go through going to take a look at. The success we have early you're always disappointed when you can't finish. Is that part of the learning process with this young man that you guys you -- -- now -- little over a year together and they're just stole all. -- learning processes. As as to when he. Is being straight -- were straightforward with you. Pulling an example we're playing Philly and his first game back in the second quarter and he ran off to decide who's gonna jog. And I said you're an -- He says well I -- that you won't have speed. And that's a sign Hansen. You improve and I'm taking out. He said coach I promise -- he said I'm. I'm try it you'll see. And if you could see that and he played quarterback position. He just and take often wrongly uses in attempt to speed so after go to the Philly game intentionally did. I did have the confidence that you know if you tell me that he could play you can play -- you move forward. The -- move forward it's. Can only take a guy like Adrian Peterson -- -- Comerica. Was stunning to me that's totally -- and career. He'd take a look at some of these players and what they do help with major injuries and they come back and play exceptionally well next year so. But you're always hoping for the best but if it is something that. As it is poor you know the guy's got to work ethic to do what we're what are we want to do. Then so usually wait and see I guess what happens tomorrow and Pensacola Florida with doctor James Andrews and Robert Griffin the third Redskins owner Dan Snyder is scheduled to go along with Robert down. On that trip and they look at exploratory surgery possibly no doubt rubber glove at third trying to avoid a full structural reconstruction. That many tools. Are you -- just go back to that Baltimore game I did the Redskins RD had an MRI done after that game and they didn't seem to have an issue. With a quick diagnosis of RG three. Yeah they did that did take place -- what they're saying today that that MRI they took last night they're not quite shore -- they're seeing the prior ACL tear back in 2009 or the LCL. Injury so that's why they wanna go get a clear look so they will take more pictures of that -- And doctor James Andrews will go full physical exam of that need. And see exactly what's going on there and what is the very next step I'll tell you that. Robert good to third that ACL injury back in 2009 it took -- four months to come back to that not too shabby. Yeah four months is pretty quick that this would be a re injury. Let's hold our breath thank you very much chick chick Hernandez slide for -- CSN Washington dot com.