Tagged: ‘Washington’

Redskins look sloppy to open preseason
August 10th, 2017 at 11:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** BALTIMORE â?? Redskins coach Jay Gruden planned to have his starting offense go six plays in the team's first preseason game Thursday night. He just didn't think those six plays would span two series. Forget about the fact that Washington lost to the Ravens, 23-3. Preseason football is next to meaningless. Besides,...

Redskins panned by national media
July 30th, 2017 at 9:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** They were in the playoffs two years ago and just one win away last season. So why, suddenly, are the Washington Redskins the Rodney Dangerfield of the league? From predictions of last place in the NFC East to astronomical Super Bowl odds in Vegas to lame player ratings in the...

Redskins statement on Kirk Cousins was an odd way of doing business
July 19th, 2017 at 1:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** The deadline passed and no deals were done in Washington or elsewhere. Of the three NFL players whose clubs had extended them the franchise tender, Kirk Cousins among them, none signed long-term deals before the Monday deadline. The Redskins, however, handled things differently from the Pittsburgh Steelers with running back...

Kirk Cousins contract latest fumble for Redskins
July 17th, 2017 at 5:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** ANALYSIS/OPINION Washington's latest quarterback drama has entered the final act. Barring an unforeseen plot twist, the upcoming season will represent Kirk Cousins' last in D.C. He'll be gone, but the debate will continue. Just as decision-makers within the organization reportedly are split on Cousins' value, so too are fans around...

Kirk Cousins, Redskins miss deadline for long-term deal
July 16th, 2017 at 11:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** For the second year in a row, the deadline has passed and the Redskins and Kirk Cousins could not agree on a long-term deal â?? putting the quarterback's future in Washington after this season in doubt. Redskins President Bruce Allen said Monday the team did not reach a long term...