The Redskins are “likely” to pick up the fifth year option on Robert Griffin III’s contract, according to NFL Network’s Albert Breer.
The deadline to exercise the clause is May 3.
Scot McCloughan stresses competition at all positions, and earlier this year when asked about drafting quarterback Marcus Mariota, the Redskins GM said he would certainly consider it.
It has been widely assumed that the Redskins will not pick up the fifth-year option on the contract of quarterback Robert Griffin III. Not so fast.
If there is one takeaway from Robert Griffin III this offseason, it's that the fourth-year quarterback cannot wait to get out on the field and win games with his teammates.
PFT Live: Mike Florio is joined by Rich Tandler of CSN Washington to discuss the quarterback situation in Washington with Robert Griffin III, the chances the team trades down if given the opportun