Since the Washington Redskins began Phase 1 of the team’s offseason workouts, the fine video production staff at Redskins.com has been taking you behind the scenes of voluntary workouts. On Thursday, that meant a look at sprints.
In the above video, you can watch Robert Griffin III burst out of the start and assume a position near the front of the pack for the entirety of the period. Jordan Reed is following close behind.
For a slow-motion version, watch the big men rumble.-REDSKINS-
ABOUT THE REDSKINS: Headquartered at Redskins Park in Ashburn, Virginia, and owned by Daniel Snyder, the historic Washington Redskins Football Club has won five World Championship titles including the 1937 and 1942 National Football League Championship games, as well as Super Bowls XVII, XXII and XXVI. Founded in 1932 as the Boston Braves in Massachusetts, the team changed its name to the Redskins in 1933 and relocated to Washington, D.C., in 1937. Since then, the team has become one of the most recognizable professional sports franchises in history, featuring multiple Hall of Fame coaches, 19 members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame (with seven others who also were Redskins) and becoming the first team in the NFL with an official marching band and fight song, "Hail to the Redskins." The Redskins have been owned by Dan Snydersince 1999, and beginning in 1997, began playing their home games at FedExField in Landover, Md.