The Washington Redskins say quarterback Robert Griffin III will miss Saturday's preseason game against the Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium because of a concussion, reversing an earlier decision to let him play.
"He felt good back out there. He needs all those reps and everything else. That was one thing — I thought our tempo could have been a lot better on offense. Getting him back out there helps us," Randy Edsall said.
On the heels of the fourth losing season under his watch, Washington Redskins president and general manager Bruce Allen vowed Wednesday to make whatever changes are needed to restore the team's winning tradition.
Ridden by jockey Sheldon Russell and trained by Mark Shuman, the daughter of Lion Hearted broke alertly, moved extremely wide into the stretch and handled some mild bumping before finishing the 7-furlong race.
Michael Phelps' first big meet after he completes his six-month competition ban for a DUI arrest will be the FINA World Cup on Aug. 15-16 in Chartres, France, the French sports newspaper L'Equipe reported Saturday.
Maryland, which defeated Division II Goldey-Beacom, 103-43, in its first exhibition and faces Division II UDC on Saturday in its second exhibition, opens the season Nov. 14 against visiting Mount St. Mary's.
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III returned to the practice field for the first time since dislocating his left ankle in Week 2 and looked "fine" while handling a limited workload, coach Jay Gruden said.