RG III practices against starters

Updated: August 21, 2013, 10:36 PM ET
By John Keim | ESPN.com

The decision is out of his hands, but it still lies in his knee.

Quarterback Robert Griffin III continues to show the Washington Redskins, and the doctors, that he will be ready for the Sept. 9 season opener against the Philadelphia Eagles.

He inched forward a little more Wednesday by working against the starting defense for the first time in a full practice since last season. Griffin took 49 snaps against the scout team defense last week.

Coach Mike Shanahan said Griffin ...

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