Redskins expect RGIII to play Sunday

The Vikings have a tough test in Washington this week, especially if Robert Griffin III starts for the Redskins. He suffered a concussion against Atlanta on Sunday, but the latest word from the nation's capital is that RGIII is feeling fine and will likely play.
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Titans toppled, Redskins on deck.

That’s the bottom line for the 4-1 Vikings, who play at Washington on Sunday.

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III isn’t guaranteed to start, however. He suffered a mild concussion in Sunday’s game against Atlanta and needs to pass certain tests to get back in the lineup.

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The latest word from the nation's capital is that RGIII will play. However, he still has to pass a series of tests to prove to the NFL that he's healthy enough to play. If he suffers any setbacks the Redskins will likely start rookie backup Kirk Cousins.

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