The Seahawks beat the Redskins in Washington yesterday – despite rumors of the 'Skins pumping artificial noise into the stadium – and today's conversation centered around RG3, who went down with injury in the fourth quarter. His knee was shaky before the game and the rookie was clearly limited. Coach Mike Shanahan kept Griffin in the game, though, and it could prove a costly long-term decision. RG3 has an MRI scheduled for today. The world awaits…
RG3 and the Redskins needed a coach Sunday. All they got was Mike Shanahan. Column: yhoo.it/Wn6PX2
— Dan Wetzel (@DanWetzel) January 7, 2013
— Grantland (@Grantland33) January 7, 2013
— GQ Magazine (@GQMagazine) January 7, 2013
RG3 and the Redskins were done in by their own "crappy" field: deadsp.in/38j93Rp
— Deadspin (@Deadspin) January 7, 2013
Meanwhile, Rob Parker issued an apology for his previous remarks about RG3.
Rob Parker has already contradicted his insincere RG3 apology. htl.li/gA0Vx His interview starts at 3:20 mark.
— Jason Whitlock (@WhitlockJason) January 7, 2013
Things aren't going well in Laker Land. A reported dust-up between Dwight Howard and Kobe, while not necessarily believable, indicate larger problems. Magic Johnson identified a few on the coaching side.
Coach D'Antoni has to start teaching better pick & roll defense and better defensive rotations…He also has to make s… say.ly/wPN4Uwj
— Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) January 7, 2013
Meanwhile, Dime counts down Kobe's best quotes from this season.
"I have nothing in common with lazy people who blame others for their lack of success." -Kobe Bryant bit.ly/S730tO
— Dime Magazine (@DimeMag) January 7, 2013
To add insult to injury…
Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are expecting a different Texans team in the playoffs than the one they dismantled during the regular season.
President Obama nominated former Republican Senator Chuck Hagel for Secretary of Defense, a move that terrifies many of the GOP, and John Brennan, dubbed the 'Holy Ghost' of Obama's defense trinity, for the head of the CIA.
Pusha-T went on Shade 45 to discuss his beef with Lil' Wayne and his upcoming album.
The changes in marijuana laws in Washington and Colorado have increased calls from Latin America to review America's prohibitionist stances to marijuana.
Mark Cuban has a fine coming.
Im sorry NBA fans. Ive tried for 13 yrs to fix the officiating in this league and I have failed miserably. Any Suggestions ? I need help
— Mark Cuban (@mcuban) January 6, 2013
Happy Birthday, Blue Ivy Carter!
Vinny Cha$e and Kid Art drop a new video for “Harlem Roses”