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Washington Redskins Hire Jay Gruden as New Head Coach
January 9th, 2014 at 10:21 AM
After casting a wide net in their search for a new head coach, the Washington Redskins have finally settled on a candidate.  The team will hire current Cincinnati Bengals offensive coordinator Jay Gruden, according to multiple reports. Gruden was at least one of six known candidates to have a face-to-face interview...

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...

Preseason Game Preview: Pittsburgh Steelers at Washington Redskins
August 19th, 2013 at 12:54 PM
It's been a long wait but it's finally time to open FedEx Field as the Washington Redskins welcome the Pittsburgh Steelers for their second preseason game of the 2013 NFL season. Washington defeated the Tennessee Titans during the first week of the preseason after a rushing touchdown from third string quarterback...

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,...

Preseason Game Preview: Washington Redskins at Tennessee Titans
August 8th, 2013 at 5:04 PM
The Washington Redskins are set to kick off their preseason schedule tonight against the Tennessee Titans in Music City.  Shanahan and company have been itching to get back on the field after a tough loss to the Seattle Seahawks in last years playoffs, which certainly left a bitter taste in the...

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...

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...

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: Injury Update on Starters for 2013 NFL Season
June 24th, 2013 at 12:11 PM
***PHOTO1***When approaching the upcoming NFL season, the Washington Redskins are faced with a long list of injured players that are working to make a comeback by week one. While the majority of the team participated in regular practice on the field, a group of injured, including six starters, worked on rehabilitation and...

Washington Redskins’ Robert Griffin III Honors Military
June 21st, 2013 at 11:50 AM
***PHOTO1***A Washington Redskins practice was a little special as 25 members of local U.S. Air Force units came and visited the team in honor of Veteran's Day. The USAA announced Monday that Redskins' QB Robert Griffin III will support their military appreciation efforts this year. For Griffin, the visit hits home...

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...

Washington Redskins’ Robert Griffin III Takes to Twitter to Thank Fans for Gifts from Wedding Registry
May 20th, 2013 at 11:11 AM
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III thanked his fans yesterday for purchasing all of the items from his wedding registry at Bed Bath & Beyond.  A local Redskins blog uncovered the registry and encouraged fans, unprompted by RG3, to purchase gifts for the Redskins quarterback and his soon wife-to-be Rebecca...

Washington D.C. Council Wants to Trade “Redskins” for “Redtails”
April 30th, 2013 at 1:31 PM
***PHOTO1***"Hail to the Redtails...." It just doesn't have the same ring, does it?  If Washington D.C. council member David Grosso gets his way, the Washington Redskins will become the "Redtails," a nickname once given to the prestigious Tuskegee Airmen. It's been a long time that we’ve had this name associated with...

Josh Wilson Restructures Deal with Washington Redskins
April 26th, 2013 at 6:24 PM
The Washington Redskins have restructured cornerback Josh Wilson's contract and will save approximately two million against the cap. He finished last season with 74 tackles, one sack, and two interceptions in a much maligned Redskin's secondary.  Wilson came over from the Baltimore Ravens after the 2010 season, and is entering his...