Robert Griffin III Injury: Updates on Redskins Star's Leg

LANDOVER, MD - JANUARY 06:  Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins walks off of the field injured in the fourth quarter against the Seattle Seahawks during the NFC Wild Card Playoff Game at FedExField on January 6, 2013 in Landover, Maryland.  (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)
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Tyler ConwayFeatured ColumnistOctober 27, 2013

The Washington Redskins are again looking into an uncertain future, as quarterback Robert Griffin III left Week 8's clash against the Denver Broncos in the fourth quarter a leg injury. 

USA Today's Lindsay Jones described the fourth-quarter play and observed that he was immediately sent to the trainers to be checked out:

Terrance Knighton just destroyed RGIII. Ugh.

— Lindsay Jones (@bylindsayhjones) October 27, 2013

Griffin goes right to the training table on Washington sideline.

— Lindsay Jones (@bylindsayhjones) October 27, 2013

Mike Jones of the Washington Post reported that team doctors checked his knee and gave him positive news:

Griffin just got a thumbs up after doctors checked his knee, and he got up. He's watching with no helmet in his hand

— Mike Jones (@MikeJonesWaPo) October 27, 2013

He is active for Week 9.

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