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Redskins planning on return to power running game

The Washington Redskins gave a clue on what their offensive philosophy will be in 2015 when the team drafted first-round offensive tackle Brandon Scherff, showing the intention to return to a power-running offense. Running back Alfred Morris goes into his second year under coach Jay Gruden's power-based scheme and said he used new training techniques this utilizing more cardio work...
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2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Release Chris Chester & Tracy Porter

Redskins Release Chris Chester & Tracy Porter According to multiple sources, the Washington Redskins have released right guard Chris Chester and corner Tracy Porter. The move shouldn’t come as much of a shock as the Redskins made moves both in the offseason, and in the draft at both positions. The two moves will save the […]
Via HTTR4LIFE.COM
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

RG3 misses 'having fun playing football' after two tough seasons

Robert Griffin III has suffered through a couple of horrific seasons in Washington after blowing the hinges off the NFL as a rookie in 2012. He is hoping a new mental approach will help him recapture the magic, and part of that process appears to involve taking the game not so seriously. Speaking with reporters after Washington’s first OTA session on Tuesday, Griffin spoke about...
Via Sportsnaut
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Releasing CB Tracy Porter, Free Up $2.3M In Cap Space

Mike Jones of the Washington Post reports that the Redskins are releasing veteran CB Tracy Porter on Wednesday. This comes shortly after the news that veteran G Chris Chester was also being released. Porter, 28, had one year remaining on his two-year, $6 million contract that included $2 million guaranteed. He was set to make a base ... The post Redskins Releasing CB Tracy Porter...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Releasing Veteran G Chris Chester

ESPN’s Adam Caplan, citing a league source, reports that the Redskins are releasing veteran G Chris Chester on Wednesday. Chester, 32, has one year remaining on his five-year, $20 million contract that included $6.5 million guaranteed. He would have made a base salary of $3.5 million for the 2015 season. According to OverTheCap.com, releasing Chester will free up $4 million...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Is Washington Redskins tight end Jordan Reed hurt already?

No matter how tough or athletic you are, everybody gets bit by the injury bug sometimes. Some more than others. Just ask Derrick Rose. Earlier today we reported that several Washington Redskins were absent for the first day of OTAs. Now we have a better idea as to why each was missing. Apparently Trent Williams and Trent Porter missed their flights, Ryan Kerrigan is still rehabbing...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins Jordan Reed misses practice

Washington Redskins tight end Jordan Reed missed practice Tuesday with what head coach Jay Gruden called knee soreness according to NFL.com. Reed was not out on the field and the plan is to have his knee “checked out”. This is not good news for Redskins fans who have seen their tight end play just 20 of 32 possible games in his first 2 seasons in the NFL. Reed has missed games...
Via EndZoneScore
1 day ago  |  Discuss

DeSean Jackson one of four no-shows at first day of Washington Redskins OTAs

If you ever wondered why the Philadelphia Eagles decided to cut DeSean Jackson last year despite his being by far their best wide receiver, this next story will be a helpful reminder. A couple of weeks ago Jackson made a bold proclamation when he declared that the Washington Redskins were the team to beat in the NFC East. Apparently Jackson isn’t all that eager to help prove himself...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tuesday web roundup: Washington Redskins

Redskins - PlayerWatch ► DE Daryl Waud was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Redskins on May 18. T Tovar Allen was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Redskins on May ... Redskins return to the field Tuesday for OTAs ► Washington Redskins' head coach Jay Gruden at the Washington Redskins Training ... ASHBURN — Washington Redskins defensive coordinator Joe...
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Photo: Robert Griffin III posts bone-chilling Instagram photo

On Memorial Day, Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III posted a tremendous photo to ensure that we remember the veterans who fought for America’s Freedom. Have a look at it here. Kudos to Griffin, and don’t forget what he says in the photo: “The military preaches these values. The men & women who made the ultimate sacrifice for US exemplify them! Help me thank...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Five Key Position Battles for the Washington Redskins

After going a combined 7-25 the last two seasons the Redskins will look to rebound in 2015. The Redskins have brought in a number of free agents and draft picks that should be able to improve this team. With more talent comes increased competition. Which offseason and training camp battles should you keep an eye out for?Outside Linebacker: Preston Smith vs. Trent MurphyThe Redskins...
Via Pro Football Spot
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Have Added Much Needed Depth to Offensive Line

View image | gettyimages.com After the trade in 2011 with the St. Louis Rams that allowed Washington to draft Baylor quarterback Robert Griffin III (RG3), the Redskins have been short of draft picks the past three seasons. The trade allowed Washington to move up three spots from fifth to second to select the Heisman trophy winner. In the trade Washington gave up first round...
Via TopSportsReport
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Shanahan Still Has High Hopes For Washington Redskins QB Kirk Cousins

When Mike Shanahan was the head coach of the Washington Redskins he made some waves when he drafted Robert Griffin III and Kirk Cousins. Why go with Cousins in the fourth round when the team had other needs and RG3 was clearly expected to be the starter? Well--maybe it was because he didn't have much faith in RG3 or drafting Griffin was more Dan Snyder's brain child and he wanted...
Via FatManWriting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Washington Redskins DL Terrance "Pot Roast" Knighton Showing the Practice Dummies Who's Boss

We are till months away from seeing anything that closely resembles actual football. That's the bad news. Good news is that the guys we love to watch are hard at work making sure they are going to be ready to play their best come opening day.For a defensive lineman like Washington Redskins big man Terrance Knighton that means being able to treat offensive linemen like they were annoying...
Via FatManWriting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Shanahan: injuries are not why Robert Griffin III struggles

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III had an excellent rookie season in 2012 that saw him pass for 3,200 yards with 27 total touchdowns compared to only five interceptions. Griffin also helped lead the Redskins to a 10-6 record and a rare playoff appearance. Since then, RGIII’s struggled are well noted. In addition to struggling with some unfortunate injuries, the...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Ten worst Washington Redskins’ Quarterbacks in last ten years

In honor of David Letterman’s retirement, I have compiled a top ten list of the worst Washington Redskins’s quarterbacks in the last ten years. Not that naming terrible players from a dysfunctional franchise is any honor to you Dave, but that’s all I got. The Redskins have had 10 quarterbacks who have started multiple games in the last ten years, which in my mind, or any sane...
Via isportsweb.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

RG3 announces daughter's birth on social media

Robert Griffin III has a pretty extensive résumé, but his most important accomplishment to date came far from the football field.   The Washington Redskins quarterback took to Twitter on Thursday night to announce some happy news: He and his wife just welcomed a baby girl. -Jeremiah 29:11- Reese Ann Griffin was born today! All 7lbs 9 oz. of her! Life Changer! #Blessed #ReeseAnn...
Via NESN.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Will the Washington Redskins defense destroy the NFC East?

Tom Pennington/Getty Images There was something quite unsettling with the Washington Redskins defense last season. They didn’t have one. I saw that coming. The off-season acquisition of no-show, 31-year-old defensive end Jason Hatcher didn’t exactly go according to plan, either. Yeah. I saw that coming, too. Plagued with most inopportune and almost inevitable knee and hamstring...
Via EndZoneScore
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins have had a great offseason & other news

The Washington Redskins have become famous during the Dan Snyder era for having great offseasons that are actually terrible offseasons. By that I mean the team has been known for making lots of big, splashy moves to bring in expensive and older free agents — moves that generate a lot of attention in March and April and very few wins from September to the end of the year. That...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins Cheerleaders Heating Up Cozumel For Their Calendar Shoot

This is a beautiful time of year. The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, and many of the NFL's cheerleading squads are travelling to all sorts of places to snap pictures in bikinis for their annual swimsuit calendars. The Washington Redskins recently finished wrapping theirs up in Cozumel making a beautiful location even more attractive.They were kind enough to share a lot of...
Via FatManWriting
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Kerrigan has arthroscopic knee surgery

Washington Redskins outside linebacker Ryan Kerrigan has had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee, which had been bothering him with soreness for some time. The surgery means Kerrigan will miss at least some offseason work with the team. The first of three OTAs begin next week and the veteran minicamp is scheduled for 16-18 June. Kerrigan, the team’s best defensive player, had...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Kerrigan has Knee Procedure, Will Miss Some Time

Ryan Kerrigan has Knee Procedure According to CSN’s Tarik El-Bashir, Redskins linebacker Ryan Kerrigan underwent arthroscopic knee surgery, and is expected to miss the start of OTAs next week. Sources indicated that the injury was not that serious although no one is sure how long Kerrigan will miss. Kerrigan has felt soreness/discomfort in the knee for awhile now. Ryan Kerrigan […]
Via HTTR4LIFE.COM
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Trey Williams another Lache Seastrunk for the Redskins?

Tray Williams walks in Lache Seastrunk’s footsteps. Maybe. Redskins fans started drooling last year when they saw Redskins’ 6th round draft pick Lache Seastrunk’s highlights.  Pound the defense with Morris; fatigue them with Seastrunk’s monster cuts and acceleration. Well that dream ended in the same manner as most Redskins fans dreams, in the dumpster.  Not only was Seastrunk...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins: Expectations of Terrance Knighton

Washington Redskins DL Terrance Knighton “Pot Roast” is a name Redskins fans may become real familiar with this upcoming season. Not the delicious meal your mom used to cook, but the 6’3″ 335 pound monstrous defensive tackle Terrance Knighton the Washington Redskins signed this offseason. ” Pot Roast” was a nickname given to him early in his professional career. The...
Via isportsweb.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Connor Halliday retires before rookie minicamp

Connor Halliday’s sudden departure from Washington was quite mysterious. The undrafted rookie free agent out of Washington State suddenly left team facilities the night before Washington’s rookie minicamp without giving any explanation for his actions. According to Liz Clarke of The Washington Post, the answer to the mystery is this: Before he has played a snap in the NFL...
Via Sportsnaut
11 days ago  |  Discuss
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