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Washington Redskins’ Begin Plans for New Stadium
August 28th, 2014 at 1:03 PM
Fans of the Washington Redskins received the news they've been waiting for now for years: the team has begun the process of building a new stadium. #51332354 / gettyimages.com Washington Redskins' owner Dan Snyder gave details to Comcast SportsNet on Wednesday that the team had started meeting with architects to develop...

Washington Redskins Looking in to Free Agent Linebacker Nick Barnett
July 31st, 2013 at 9:02 AM
***PHOTO1*** The middle linebacker position has been steady with London Fletcher and Perry Riley manning the top two spots last season.  However, with top back-up Keenen Robinson out for the season after tearing his left pectoral muscle this offseason, the Washington Redskins are left a little short on the depth chart.  That...

Rush Limbaugh: “Only Politically Correct Jerks Offended by Washington Redskins Logo”
July 6th, 2013 at 8:17 AM
Rush Limbaugh inserted himself in to the debate surrounding the Washington Redskins logo during his afternoon radio program last week, and didn't hold back his feelings on the subject. “So these change advocates [i.e. those who are urging Dan Snyder to change the offensive name of his D.C. NFL team] are...

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...

Washington Redskins to Open Season on Monday Night Football
April 18th, 2013 at 1:00 PM
The Washington Redskins will open their season on Monday Night Football against the Philadelphia Eagles, according to Chuck Carroll. #BREAKING: #Redskins will open #NFL season on #MNF against #Eagles. (via @4thandpain) — Chuck Carroll (@TheChuckCarroll) April 18, 2013 The rumors began to swirl around January that the NFL was feeling out Redskins' team...

Washington Redskins’ Robert Griffin III and Clinton Portis in the Running for Madden 25 Cover
March 14th, 2013 at 10:22 AM
The Washington Redskins have two representatives in the current fan vote to be on the cover of the popular Madden video game franchise's 25th Anniversary cover, due to be released later this summer.  Current quarterback Robert Griffin III represents the team in the "new school" bracket while Clinton Portis is on...

Redskins Fill Special Teams Coach Vacancy
February 12th, 2013 at 9:30 AM
The Washington Redskins announced the hiring of former Denver Broncos' Assistant Special Teams Coach Keith Burns yesterday.   Burns replaces the out going ST coach Danny Smith who left the Redskins last month to take over Special Teams duties in Pittsburgh. Burns is a former ST specialist who played under Coach Mike...

Calm Down with All the Kirk Cousins Trade Talk
December 18th, 2012 at 11:15 AM
Last Sunday when Kirk Cousins took the field against the Cleveland Browns I wasn't shocked by his play on the field.  The kid was a stand out for Michgan State and was highly touted in the draft by many analysts and teams.  In fact the only thing surprising to me...

NFL Ref Lockout: It’s Going to Get a Lot Worse Before It Gets Better
September 25th, 2012 at 9:54 AM
Last week  after watching the NFL's replacement refs decide the Redskins vs. St. Louis game (author's note, not that the Redskins would have won with the regular refs but it would have been an entirely different game) I thought that it could get much worse.  Well ladies and gentlemen I...

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...

Redskins 101 on Washington’s Recent Events; Chase Minnifield to PUP List
July 17th, 2012 at 7:03 PM
A lot of things have popped up over the last 24 hours; including a new RGIII commercial and news that two Redskins will start the season on the PUP list. Here's what you need to know. Robert Griffin III is a marketing machine. And for good reason; he's likeable. This is his...

Brandon Banks Will Have to Contribute on Offense If He Wants to Make 2012 Roster
June 13th, 2012 at 5:15 PM
***VIDEO1*** Following Tuesday's minicamp practices, Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan said he's informed third year kick returner Brandon Banks that he'll have to contribute on offense if he wants to make the team. Banks is undoubtedly an explosive player, but nagging knee injuries slowed down his ability to return kicks in...

Washington Redskins Hope to Add Versatility to Their Defensive Backfield with New Defensive Backs Coach Raheem Morris
June 6th, 2012 at 5:33 PM
It's safe to say that the Redskins got a pretty good deal when, fresh off a head coaching job, they snagged Raheem Morris to be their new defensive backs coach, even more so considering he was offered a defensive coordinators job for the Minnesota Vikings. Morris has earned a very good...

Robert Griffin III Makes His Action Figure Debute This Holiday Season
May 30th, 2012 at 8:45 AM
***PHOTO1*** Many of us remember the Starting Line-Up figures from Hasbro/Kenner from the late 80's early 90's.  They were poorly sculpted figures that looked nothing like their real life counters parts and often reused pieces on other figures.  At some point just before the turn of the century Hasbro lost the...

ESPN Declares the Dallas Cowboys “America’s Team” with Only 132 Votes
May 29th, 2012 at 9:54 AM
The so-called "World Wide Leader in Sports" ran a poll last week to determine want NFL franchise was truly "America's Team".  The four letter network collected the votes, tallied them, and in the end with a whopping 8.8% of the vote the Dallas Cowboys were once again declared "America's Team". It's...

The NFLPA Tries to Have It Both Ways in Lawsuite Against the NFL
May 24th, 2012 at 8:53 AM
It comes as no surprise to me that the NFLPA has filed a lawsuit against the NFL for collusion in the uncapped year of 2010.  After all when the NFL handed down salary cap punishments to the Washington Redskins and Dallas Cowboys for "violating the spirit" of the uncapped year...

Should the Washington Redskins Take Further Legal Actions in Salary Cap Battle?
May 22nd, 2012 at 2:28 PM
Highlighted in an article by Pro Football Talk, Special Master Stephen Burbank explained a few ways in which the Redskins and Cowboys could still pursue their STOLEN salary cap millions. After their appeal was rejected and the tough road that lays ahead described, should the Redskins continue to fight the...

Washington Redskins’ Takeover at Local Gentlemen’s Club
April 2nd, 2012 at 11:42 AM
***PHOTO1*** Come one, come all, the Washington Redskins are taking over a local Gentlemen's Club!  Well not exactly. Brought to my attention this morning via Twitter, a fellow Skins fan and Twitter friend of mine, Danny (@recordsandradio) retweeted a tweet from a local gentlemen's club, named The Stadium Club, that read: #showtimesaturdays @thestadiumclub...

Washington Redskins and Adam Carriker Come to a Four Year Agreement; Two More Receivers in Talks
March 13th, 2012 at 6:26 PM
Adam Carriker will return to Washington for the 2012 season and following three years. The Skins' defensive line is now solidified for the next few years; arguably a top three line in the NFL. They now have four studs; Adam Carriker, Jarvis Jenkins, Barry Cofield and Stephen Bowen. ***PHOTO1*** The deal is said to be for four years, and worth $20 million dollars. The Redskins are also in...

Pierre Garcon Announcing He Will Sign with the Washington Redskins on Facebook
March 13th, 2012 at 5:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** It took just 45 minutes for the Redskins to land their first free agent, Pierre Garcon. Paired with Robert Griffin III, Garcon will have a chance to develop into a premier receiver in the NFL. He announced his signed on Facebook: I wanted you all to hear it from me 1st before u saw it on the news... I will be signing...