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Fantasy Friday: Five Redskins to watch in 2015

It’s Fantasy Friday and it is time to take a look at the Washington Redskins. While the team is being predicted to finish at the bottom of the NFC East in 2015, the team will have its fair share of fantasy football performers. While some fantasy leagues have already held their drafts, they are still some that have not. Still, the Washington Redskins offer fantasy league owners...
Via cover32
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

RG3 won't reveal if he suffered concussion in preseason game

The world of football players and coaches deceiving the media doesn’t just live in the college game … professional athletes seem ready to do the same thing. Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III left the team’s second preseason game last Thursday after taking a shot to the head on a play. Many media outlets reported that the signal caller suffered a concussion on the play...
Via Gamedayr
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Washington Redskins Need To Just Blow The Team Up And Start Over

At one time the Washington Redskins were one of the better teams in the NFL. They were competitive not just in their division, but were a playoff caliber team more often than not. That was back in the 1980s and early 90s. Since 1992 they have been to the playoffs four times and finished with a losing record in 13 of 22 seasons.Things have clearly not been going well, and it very...
Via FatManWriting
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jay Gruden did not like media calling him ‘fat ass’ (Video)

Jay Gruden does not appreciate you picking on him over his weight. The Washington Redskins coach was asked at a media session on Thursday whether the criticism from the press bothers him. He admitted that he does read and listen to some of what is written about the team. “I listen to it a little bit,” Gruden admitted. “I read some articles and listen. I have to kind of be...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: RG3 is disliked by several of his offensive linemen

    Robert Griffin III took one heck of a beating in a preseason win over the Detroit Lions last week, and a lot of that had to do with poor offensive line play. However, many of the hits were the result of Griffin not calling the right protections or being indecisive on his feet. During his press conference on Thursday, RG3 indicated that the entire Washington Redskins team...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Joe Theismann on RG3: ‘It’s time for Robert to be quiet’

When it comes to Joe Theismann’s public statements regarding Robert Griffin III, first he giveth, then he taketh away. Days after coming to defense of the Washington Redskins quarterback — in a manner of speaking — Theismann suggested it might be a good time for Griffin, who has been trying to say all the right things (but failing to do so), to take a break from talking...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Redskins & LT Trent Williams Still “Far Apart” In Extension Talks

According to Rich Tandler of CSN Mid Atlantic, the Redskins and LT Trent Williams are “far apart” in contract negotiations to the point where it appears likely that a deal will not get done before the start of the season. Williams told reporters earlier in the week that he’s really not overly concerned about the situation. ... The post Redskins &...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Washington Redskins Rookie RB Trey Williams Showing Off His Quickness During Drills

Making an NFL roster is not easy for anyone, but it is especially hard for undrafted players, and understandably so. They have to prove that everyone was wrong to overlook them. They have to go above and beyond the call of duty to show that they are worth a spot on the final roster over a drafted player or a veteran.Former Texas A&M running back Trey Williams will have to do...
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Why Jamison Crowder may be Washington's secret weapon

When the Washington Redskins drafted Duke wide receiver Jamison Crowder in the 2015 NFL Draft, the team was looking to fill a void at punt returner and kick returner. While Crowder has been battling a hamstring injury throughout training camp, it is believed that he will be back on the field this Saturday night in Baltimore. AROUND COVER32 First and 10: Contenders that won’t...
Via cover32
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Junior Galette has torn Achilles, will miss season

Washington Redskins newly signed outside linebacker Junior Galette suffered a torn Achilles tendon on Wednesday, according to NFL Network national reporter Albert Breer. Jay Gruden says Redskins OLB Junior Galette went down at the end of practice, having his ankle checked. Gruden says he's "very concerned." — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) August 26, 2015 Breer later reported...
Via EndZoneScore
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Redskins' Tress Way feeling confident, and a difference

Washington Redskins punter Tress Way was not guaranteed a roster spot when he entered training camp in 2014. This offseason, he entered camp as the unquestioned starter and the Redskins didn't bring in any competition at punter. What a difference one year makes.In 2014, Way led the league in gross punting average, with 47.5 yards, and he almost made the Pro Bowl. He put together...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Plagued by Injuries, Redskins Have Options to Fill Holes

The Redskins are no strangers to injuries, but the 2015 preseason has been especially cruel to them. Tight ends Logan Paulsen and Niles Paul, running back Silas Redd, and linebacker Adam Hayward are already out for the season. Paul, Redd and Hayward are sidelined with torn ACL, while Paulsen is out after having surgery on a toe injury suffered in the first preseason game.The losses...
Via Pro Football Spot
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Injury Woes Continue as Junior Gallette Could Miss Season

The Washington Redskins signed Junior Gallette almost immediately after the linebacker was cut by the New Orleans Saints this offseason. Since his arrival to the nation’s capital, Galette hasn’t played in either of the Redskins’ preseason games, and now the Redskins fear he may not play at all this season. According to ESPN, Galette suffered an injury in practice to his...

Junior Galette carted off field with a torn Achilles

UPDATED Dianna Russini confirmed the worst fears for Redskins fans via Twitter.  Russini confirmed that Galette suffered a torn Achilles. With a torn Achilles, Galette will miss the entire 2015 season.  That is a big loss for Washington’s defense.  Galette would have combined with Ryan Kerrigan to form one of the NFL’s most formidable pass rushing duos. Galette will likely...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
2 days ago  |  Discuss

TGS 2015 Preview: Washington Redskins

Since late-July, TGS has offered up a quick snapshot of every NFL team heading into the 2015 regular season. Today, we conclude the series with the Washington Redskins. 2014 in a nutshell: Robert Griffin III struggles to do everything franchise quarterbacks are supposed to do, the offensive line makes life extra hard and the defense gives up the third-highest point total in football...
Via This Given Sunday
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins TE Jordan Reed returns to practice Tuesday

The Washington Redskins finally received some good news at the tight end position on Tuesday. Projected starting tight end Jordan Reed returned to practice after missing the first two preseason games with a hamstring injury, according to CSN Washington's Tarik El-Bashir.After undergoing stem cell treatment this offseason, Reed entered training camp feeling healthier than ever. That...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins QB Opinion Poll

Simple question, complicated answer. We’re interested in the popular opinion. Who should play quarterback for the 2015 Washington Redskins?
Via Mr. Irrelevant
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins position preview: Defensive backs

Over the course of the offseason, the Redskins secondary improved dramatically from a very disappointing previous season. The Redskins managed to bolster their secondary with numerous offseason acquisitions. The Skins grabbed solid players with a mix of youth and experience. The main additions include cornerback, Chris Culliver and safeties Dashon Goldson and Jeron Jackson. The pickup...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Hog Heaven’s bright spots at the Redskins-Lions game — special friends

Hog Heaven had the pleasure of Robert and Mistee Doore’s company at the Redskins-Lions preseason game last night. It was a privilege. Robert wrote the two most read stories posted to Redskins Hog Heaven … and he thinks I did HIM a favor by publishing them. The first and still my favorite is Robert’s story of how he became a Redskins fan while growing up on the Blackfeet Reservation...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Two Philly radio hosts had confrontation at Eagles practice

Forget about Chip Kelly. Over the last year, SportsRadio WIP afternoon drive host Josh Innes has been the most polarizing sports figure in Philadelphia. Since coming to Philly from Houston, Innes has made quite the reputation for himself for, let’s call it what it is, being an absolute abhorrent jerk on radio. Masked inside a “call it how I see it” schtick, Innes prides...
Via Awful Announcing
8 days ago  |  Discuss

So Tom Compton who could never catch is going to be a Redskins Tight End of sorts

…but Ty Nsekhe, who has much more upside as a Tackle and is probably better** already as a Tackle than Tom Compton, has experience as a receiver post college.  Go figure. From the Redskins website: “As for Nsekhe, the 6-foot, 6-inch, 330 pounder was at one time doubling up as a receiver in the Arena Football League, hauling in eight catches for three touchdowns in 2011...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington won't change name in exchange for new stadium

It’s been something that has cause controversy in the nation’s capital for years. No matter what side you are on, the debate has continued to rage on … Why did Washington’s NFL team leave RFK Stadium? The old facility in the eastern part of the city was home for many of the team’s glory years, including three Super Bowl titles in a ten season period from 1982 to 1991....
Via Gamedayr
11 days ago  |  Discuss

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