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Chris Cooley: “Mike Shanahan Didn’t Like Robert Griffin III”
December 31st, 2013 at 7:04 PM
We may never find out how the relationship between former Washington Redskins' head coach Mike Shanahan and star quarterback Robert Griffin III went awry.  Former Redskins' tight-end turned-analyst Chris Cooley doesn't deny a major rift between the two. Cooley talked Monday to ESPN 980 about the fractured relationship: "He has a hard...

Washington Redskins’ Santana Moss Speaks Out on Poor Officiating
December 5th, 2013 at 11:25 AM
Washington Redskins' receiver Santana Moss has never been one to hold back his opinion on any given subject.  His "outburst," if you can call it that, cost the Redskins a 15-yard unsportsmanlike penalty against the New York Giants on Sunday night. The Redskins' were clinging to a 17-14 lead early in...

Devery Henderson Released by the Washington Redskins
August 14th, 2013 at 11:49 AM
The Washington Redskins announced Wednesday morning that they have released former New Orleans Saints wide receiver Devery Henderson. ***PHOTO1*** The 31-year old veteran was caught in the midst of a numbers battle for a position on the Redskins' final 53-man roster.  Receivers Pierre Garcon, Leonard Hankerson, Santana Moss, Josh Morgan are virtual locks...

Washington Redskins’ Robert Griffin III to Face the Next Step in Recovery
August 12th, 2013 at 1:52 PM
Washington Redskin's head coach Mike Shanahan restated last week that the team would continue to press forward with its plan regarding quarterback Robert Griffin III's recovery from a torn ACL.  It looks like that plan is about to get ramped up. Griffin took 53 of the 70 first team snaps on Monday,...

Washington Redskins’ Phillip Thomas Has Foot Sprain and Other Injury Updates
August 10th, 2013 at 10:30 AM
The amount of preseason injuries this season around the NFL has been staggering, so the Washington Redskins breathed a sigh of relief on Thursday when they escaped with a victory against the Tennessee Titans largely unscathed.   However, rookie safety Phillip Thomas, left the game early in the second quarter with...

Washington Redskins’ Chris Thompson Has Weird Starburst Superstition
August 9th, 2013 at 4:05 PM
As long as there has been professional football, there has been strange superstitions that NFL players and fans alike have performed before each game. Washington running back Chris Thompson places a yellow-and-red Starburst candy in his shoe before every game, the first-year player told Monumental Sports. “I’ve been doing this since...

Washington Redskins’ Quarterback Robert Griffin III Accused of Sexting on His Wedding Night
July 19th, 2013 at 9:50 AM
Washington Redskins' quarterback Robert Griffin III is learning the pitfalls of being a star quarterback of a NFL franchise.  The newly married superstar is being accused of being involved in a sexting scandal with a Hooters waitress. An email from a user over at the website Busted Coverage implicated the Redskins' quarterback. So...

Chris Cooley Retires, Joins Washington Redskins’ Radio Team
July 17th, 2013 at 9:03 AM
Captain Chaos is finally hanging up his cleats.  Chris Cooley will retire after a nine-year career with Washington and join the Redskins' broadcast team as an analyst. In 2004, Cooley was drafted in the third round by the Redskins.  He'll finish his career with 429 receptions, which is a Redskins' record...

Robert Griffin III, Washington Redskins Should Know When to Pull the Trigger and Go All In
July 9th, 2013 at 8:24 AM
As Coach Shanahan sits at the poker table, he looks to avoid the pistol’s ricochet to cash in on Washington’s young guns. The Washington Redskins nabbed a prized rookie on the flop of last year’s NFL Draft in the person of Robert Griffin III. Coming in as the 2nd pick, the...

Quarterback Pat White Willing to “Do Whatever It Takes” to Make Washington Redskins Roster
July 7th, 2013 at 9:09 AM
When the Washington Redskins announced they had signed former West Virginia quarterback Pat White, many believed that he would be nothing more then camp fodder to mimic Robert Griffin III's play style while the star quarterback recovered from offseason knee surgery.  White isn't going to let that stop him from...

Washington Redskins’ Alfred Morris: “I was Like a Lost Little Puppy Last Year”
July 6th, 2013 at 8:41 PM
Washington Redskins running back Alfred Morris turned the league upside down on his way to setting Redskins rookie and single-season records last year.  What's he going to do for an encore? "Teams this year, they know about me," Morris told the Pensacola News Journal this week. "Last year, I was, in...

Washington Redskins’ Fullback Eric Kettani Balances Navy Commitments with NFL Dream
July 5th, 2013 at 9:04 AM
It's no secret that making an NFL roster is one of the most difficult challenges that one could face.  However, for Washington Redskin's fullback Eric Kettani, he has had to learn to balance his commitments to the United States Navy with his dreams of becoming a pro football player. It hasn't...

Washington Redskins QB Kirk Cousins’ Book Released
June 25th, 2013 at 1:28 PM
***PHOTO1***While we're used to seeing him shine on the field, he is now taking his talents off the field. Washington Redskins QB Kirk Cousins' new book, "Game Changer: Faith, Football, & Finding Your Way," went on sale today. When asked about the book, Cousins stated, “It's not a biography, what it...

Bernard Hopkins Advice to Robert Griffin III: “Run from Donovan McNabb”
June 24th, 2013 at 5:07 PM
Legendary boxing champion Bernard Hopkins has only one piece of advice for Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III when dealing with Donovan McNabb: "Run!" “What I would advise him: run from McNabb,” Hopkins told Howard Eskin of Fox 29. “Run. Run. Run. And press charges if he tries to [connect]. Listen, seriously,...

Washington Redskins Offensive Coordinator Doesn’t Believe Offense Needs to Be Changed
June 13th, 2013 at 9:17 AM
The message from the Washington Redskins regarding their offense has been united throughout the offseason.  Kyle Shanahan, the team's offensive coordinator, continued to sing the same tune Wednesday, as Redskins coordinators spoke to the media for the first and last time during OTA's. “He stayed healthy last year running the zone...

Washington Redskins’ Pierre Garcon Will Wear Special Footwear to Protect Injured Foot
June 6th, 2013 at 2:13 PM
Washington Redskins' receiver Pierre Garcon set the bar high for the season after taking a Robert Griffin III pass 88 yards for RG3's first career touchdown. Unfortunately for Garcon and the Redskins, Pierre would miss the second half of the game and battle a torn ligament in his foot for the...

Former Washington Redskins Quarterback Donovan McNabb Wants RG3 to Slow Down
June 3rd, 2013 at 1:40 PM
In some ways, the running quarterback, which seems to be all-the-rage these days in the NFL, was made popular by former Philadelphia Eagles and Washington Redskins quarterback Donovan McNabb.  McNabb, now an NFL analyst, has a bit of advice for current Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III: slow down before you...

Father of Washington Redskins’ RG3 Wants Son to “throw More, Run Less”
May 23rd, 2013 at 10:37 AM
It seems that everyone has an opinion on how Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins should craft their offensive gameplan.  RG3's dad, Robert Griffin Jr., threw fuel on the fire Wednesday afternoon with his thoughts in an interview with The Washington Post: “I just know that based on what I...

Jordan Reed Impressed with Humility of Washington Redskins
May 22nd, 2013 at 9:26 PM
If you thought last seasons success was getting in the heads of the Washington Redskins, think again.   Jordan Reed, the Redskins third-round pick from last month's NFL draft, attended the NFL Player Association's Rookie Premiere in Los Angeles over the weekend, and was interviewed by Alex Marvez and Jim Miller...

Predicting the Washington Redskins 53-Man Roster – Offense
May 21st, 2013 at 1:17 PM
As the Washington Redskins continue with organized team activities this week, it's time to take a glance at the roster and predict what the team will look like on opening day.  While we're certainly a long way away from September 9th, the team returns a number of starters from last year, marking...