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Washington Redskins’ to Expand Robert Griffin III’s Control Over Offense by Adding Audibles
July 2nd, 2014 at 11:51 AM
Washington Redskins' new head coach Jay Gruden had one major objective this offseason and it was obvious from the beginning: gain the trust of his quarterback.  Robert Griffin III's relationship was basically nonexistent with former head coach Mike Shanahan by the end of the season and it showed on the field....

Utilizing Santana Moss in the Washington Redskins’ Crowded Receiving Corps
June 9th, 2014 at 1:04 PM
Two years ago, Santana Moss was a reliable target for the rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III. That year, he had 41 catches for 573 yards and 8 touchdowns. Those touchdowns were the most by the veteran receiver since his first year with the Redskins back in 2005. Now, Moss is...

Robert Griffin III Gelling with New Washington Redskins Receivers
May 30th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
During the offseason, the Washington Redskins acquired some new weapons for quarterback Robert Griffin III to use at his disposal. The Redskins resigned veteran Santana Moss, signed Andre Roberts and DeSean Jackson in free agency and drafted Ryan Grant. Not only that, but tight end Jordan Reed is returning from...

Washington Redskins’ Agree to Terms with Sixth Round Draft Pick Lache Seastrunk
May 14th, 2014 at 3:05 PM
The Washington Redskins rookie mini-camp gets underway later on this week and one player who won't have to worry about his contract status is running back Lache Seastrunk.  The team signed sixth round draft pick to a four-year, $2.33 million dollar contract with a $110,500 signing bonus. ***VIDEO1*** In two seasons at Baylor,...

Undrafted Free Agent Tommy Rees Chooses Washington Redskins Despite Quarterback Depth
May 14th, 2014 at 9:32 AM
The Washington Redskins had many needs on their roster coming off a season where they finished 3-13, fired their head coach, and their 2013 NFC East Championship banner a distant memory.  One position that seemed settled was quarterback, where Robert Griffin III was entrenched as the starter and Kirk Cousins,...

Washington Redskins’ Reportedly Turned Down 4th Round Pick from Cleveland Browns for Kirk Cousins
May 13th, 2014 at 9:06 PM
Washington Redskins' backup quarterback Kirk Cousins has been the source of constant trade speculation since the season came to a close several months ago. CBS Sports' Jason La Confora reports the Cleveland Browns offered their fourth-round pick but were rebuffed by Redskins' general manager Bruce Allen. A trade to Cleveland would...

Washington Redskins’ Robert Griffin III Gets Assist in Drafting Baylor Running Back
May 13th, 2014 at 8:43 PM
It was obvious to anybody who followed the Washington Redskins that the relationship between quarterback Robert Griffin III and Mike Shanahan had reached the point of no return. However, it looks like RG3 and new head coach Jay Gruden are getting along just fine. Redskins head coach Jay Gruden told Comcast...

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...