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Washington Redskins Interested in Perry Fewell as Possible Defensive Backs Coach: Report
January 25th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
On Saturday, former New York Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell interviewed with the San Francisco 49ers and their new head coach, Jim Tomsula, for their defensive backs job. The 49ers apparently aren't the only team interested in Fewell as well. ***PHOTO1*** The Washington Redskins, who last year around this time interviewed Fewell...

Harry Carson, Fritz Pollard Alliance Push for Washington Redskins Name Change
January 19th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The situation regarding the Washington Redskins and their name is not going away, and with Martin Luther King Jr. Day now upon us, leaders of the Fritz Pollard Alliance decided it would be an opportune time to maximize exposure of their efforts to enforce change. As such, the group sent...

New York Giants Pass on Hiring Redskins’ Raheem Morris for Defensive Coordinator Job: Report
January 12th, 2015 at 7:25 PM
Less than a week after the New York Giants brought in Washington Redskins defensive backs coach Raheem Morris for their defensive coordinator position, the team will look elsewhere to fill the vacancy. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants told Morris on Monday night, just hours after they interviewed their next candidate in Buffalo Bills defensive...

Ronde Barber Believes Raheem Morris Would Do the Trick for New York Giants
January 11th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
On Friday, the New York Giants sat down with their first candidate for their vacant defensive coordinator job in Washington Redskins defensive backs coach Raheem Morris. ***PHOTO1*** Morris, despite being a head coach in the NFL three years ago, has never been a defensive coordinator in the league; although he was hired...

New York Giants Request, are Granted Permission to Interview Washington Redskins’ Raheem Morris
January 8th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
The search to replace Perry Fewell as defensive coordinator is officially underway for the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** Less than 24 hours after the team announced Fewell's firing, they have requested permission to interview Washington Redskins defensive backs coach Raheem Morris. Whether or not that interview request has been granted remains unknown,...

Washington Redskins Sign Rishaw Johnson Off of Giants’ Practice Squad; New York Adds Uani Unga
December 24th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
On Tuesday, the Washington Redskins placed rookie linebacker Trent Murphy on the season-ending injured reserve (IR) with a fractured right hand. In a corresponding roster move, the team signed guard Rishaw Johnson to their 53-man roster from the New York Giants' practice squad. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants had initially signed Johnson back in...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Named Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week for Week 15
December 20th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Another week, another award for New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., who has now been named Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week for his Week 15 performance against the Washington Redskins. ***PHOTO1*** Against the Redskins, Beckham Jr. hauled in a career-high 12 receptions for 143 yards and another career-high...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Out Vs. Rams; Jameel McClain Probable
December 19th, 2014 at 1:05 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 16 injury report on Friday, and as expected, the team has ruled running back Rashad Jennings (ankle) out against the St. Louis Rams on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** "I've been fighting them to let me play anyway, and now with this happening," Jennings told ESPN earlier...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 16
December 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Week 15 of the NFL regular season is now officially in the books and with only two weeks remaining, there is still no clear cut "best team" in the league. However, several teams -- like the Buffalo Bills -- have made a late surge with big wins over quality teams....

New York Giants’ Rueben Randle Benched in Victory Over Redskins; Eli Manning not Pleased
December 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
For the second time in three weeks, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin benched third-year receiver Rueben Randle in the first quarter of a game; this one being in the first quarter of the team's 24-13 victory over the Washington Redskins on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Randle was also benched two weeks ago...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Says He’ll Lose Sleep Over Muffed Punt, Dropped Pass
December 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
In 10 games this season, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has not done much wrong. But despite an impressive 12-catch, three-touchdown performance in a 24-13 victory over the Washington Redskins on Sunday, the rookie did make a few mistakes. And while speaking after the game, Beckham Jr....

Washington Redskins Cornerbacks Downplay Odell Beckham Jr. After He Embarrassed Them
December 15th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
After each impressive performance this season, opponents have come out and openly praised New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Even Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman, who offers kudos to few, has raved about how talented the youngster is. But following a 24-13 loss to the Giants on...

New York Giants Vs. Washington Redskins: Week 15 Preview
December 13th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
On Sunday, the New York Giants (4-9) will host the Washington Redskins (3-10) at MetLife Stadium in their second and final meeting of the 2014 season. The first meeting, of course, being dominated by Big Blue to the tune of 45-14 -- something they will hope to duplicate here in...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings May not Be Ready for Full Workload After All: Report
December 13th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
While being healthy enough to be on the field during a Week 14 game against the Tennessee Titans, New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings only played in a limited role while rookie running back Andre Williams handled most of the carries, grabbing the ball 27 times for 131 yards...

Colt McCoy Cleared to Play, Start for Washington Redskins on Sunday Vs. New York Giants
December 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The availability for current Washington Redskins quarterback Colt McCoy was unsure heading into Friday as he was recovering from a neck injury suffered in the team's previous defeat to the St. Louis Rams. ***PHOTO1*** However his neck is looking like it's fine, as McCoy was cleared by doctors on Friday for Sunday's...

Washington Redskins’ Brandon Meriweather, Keenan Robinson & Roy Helu Out Vs. Giants
December 13th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The Washington Redskins released their Week 15 injury report on Friday and have officially ruled out safety Brandon Meriweather (toe), linebacker Keenan Robinson (knee) and running back Roy Helu (toe). ***PHOTO1*** In addition to missing those three -- two of whom are starters -- the Redskins may also be without wide receiver...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Expected to See More Playing Time Vs. Washington Redskins
December 12th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings took a backseat last Sunday to Andre Williams who ran away with the game en route to a career day. Williams rushed for a career-high 131 yards, 50 of which resulted in a touchdown on his longest carry of the season. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants were...

Washington Redskins’ Jay Gruden on Odell Beckham Jr.: He’s One of the League’s Best
December 11th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Unless you've been living under a rock, everyone is starting to discover just how talented Odell Beckham Jr. is for the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** While the average fan knows him as "the guy who made that amazing catch" three weeks ago against the Dallas Cowboys, Giants fans have watched a talented...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Doesn’t Believe He Should Be on Injury Report: “I Feel Good”
December 11th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It's a true rarity to see New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning listed on the injury report -- in fact, it's been three long years since his name was last placed there. But when the team released their official pre-practice injury report on Wednesday, there he was .... listed with...

Washington Redskins’ Colt McCoy Expects to Start Vs. New York Giants If Healthy
December 11th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
In the Washington Redskins' 24-0 shutout loss to the St. Louis Rams on Sunday, starting quarterback Colt McCoy suffered a neck injury after taking a beating from the Rams defense, who sacked McCoy a total of six times. McCoy told reporters earlier in the week that he wasn't sure what...