Category: ‘2012 NFL Draft’

Washington Redskins Lose Chris Neild for the Season; Chris Baker Prepared to Step In
August 15th, 2012 at 5:34 PM
The Washington Redskins entered training camp with more depth than ever. This was especially true along the defensive line and should remain that way unless they become injury riddled. Yesterday, they suffered their first blow. Chris Neild is done for the season after tearing his ACL in 11-on-11's yesterday. The news...

The Washington Redskins’ Surprise Player of 2012: Aldrick Robinson
July 21st, 2012 at 2:19 PM
Sparked by a question asked on Twitter, @LL_HTTR has convinced me that Aldrick Robinson will be the surprise of the season. Robinson was called up from the practice squad by the Washington Redskins in the latter part of the 2011 season, after another team offered him a roster spot. Even...

Snap Counts Can Be Deceiving, Redskins’ Ryan Kerrigan Hit Rookie Wall Several Weeks Ago
December 30th, 2011 at 12:37 PM
Rookie Ryan Kerrigan has exceeded expectations in his rookie year. Not only has he proven to be an asset opposite Brian Orakpo, he hasn't missed a snap all season – 960 of 960 per Ryan O'Halloran. After week ten's match-up with the Dallas Cowboys, Kerrigan said, "As far a rookie wall, I dunno, I think that’s all just mental." I would argue...

Injuries to Washington Redskins Veteran’s Paying Off Through Rookies
December 14th, 2011 at 7:18 PM
Obvious to most, the Washington Redskins entered this season with their quarterback as their single greatest weakness. Then injuries set in, and things started to fall apart. But things are turning around! Not only are the Redskins in position to fill their greatest need, they have also seen major improvements from their rookies. Some have shown that they can be relied on next season (Roy Helu, Leonard Hankerson, maybe DeJon Gomes); other might ensure a future as...

Washington Redskins Film Notes: Rookie Ryan Kerrigan’s Impressive Performance Against the Baltimore Ravens
August 28th, 2011 at 4:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** The young man out of Purdue was looking great last Thursday against the Baltimore Ravens. The Redskins first round pick was successful in just about every phase of outside linebacker. Ryan Kerrigan looked 20 times more natural in the third preseason game than I thought he might half way...