RG III won't force zone read option

Updated: September 16, 2013, 5:47 PM ET
By John Keim | ESPN.com

ASHBURN, Va. -- The Washington Redskins say they haven't abandoned their offense, and is there is no play they won't call for quarterback Robert Griffin III. The problem isn't whether he will run or whether teams have figured out the zone read option. It's simpler than that.

According to coach Mike Shanahan, the Redskins haven't attempted more zone read option plays because they keep falling behind by too many points. Not because of any issues with Griffin -- or his surgically repaired ...

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