Quarterback Rex Grossman agreed to a one-year contract with the Washington Redskins, who are expected to take Baylor University’s quarterback Robert Griffin III as the second pick in the National Football League draft.
Washington Redskins cornerback Phillip Buchanon will sit out the team’s first four regular- season games while serving a suspension handed down by the National Football League, coach Mike Shanahan said.
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was trying to throw a screen pass to wide receiver Hakeem Nicks on the right side of the line. Instead, Manning watched a Washington Redskins linebacker carry it into the end zone.
The Dallas Cowboys rallied past the Washington Redskins 18-16 as quarterback Tony Romo, playing eight days after suffering a fractured rib that punctured one of his lungs, led the winning drive in the final minutes.