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Phillip Daniels out as Redskins director of player development

Phillip Daniels out as Redskins director of player development

profootballtalk.com Updated Feb 8, 2013
The stint of former Redskins defensive lineman Phillip Daniels as the team’s director of player development didn’t develop the way everyone had envisioned. Daniels is out after one year, according to Mike Jones of the Washington Post. After playing fo
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  • Wizards clamp down on Nets, hold on for win

    Wizards clamp down on Nets, hold on for win

    ESPN.com Feb 8, 2013
    Washington Wizards held the Brooklyn Nets without a field goal for nearly nine minutes during the first half, survived a second-half slump and held on for an 89-74 victory Friday night in their latest win over a team near the top of the standings.
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  • Jordan Crawford couldn’t believe Kobe Bryant actually hisses li…

    Jordan Crawford couldn’t believe Kobe Bryant actually hisses like a snake on the court

    yahoo.com Feb 8, 2013
    Washington Wizards shooting guard Jordan Crawford is a lot of things - a game-winner, a dominant scorer who passes all the time, a man with strange ideas about shoe storage and a dude with a remarkably irrational amount of confidence. He's also someone
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  • Jordan Crawford on Kobe hissing and his first paycheck

    Jordan Crawford on Kobe hissing and his first paycheck

    washingtonpost.com Feb 8, 2013
    Jordan Crawford taped his appearance on Dan Le Batard’s ESPN show weeks ago, before the Wizards became all exciting and competitive to the point where they’d be favored against the Nets on Friday night. So there were more questions about losing than t
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  • Mid-round safety names for Redskins

    Mid-round safety names for Redskins

    ESPN.com Feb 8, 2013
    Safety is the Washington Redskins' biggest need this offseason, and since they don't have a first-round pick you must dig deep to find names of safeties they might be able to draft in the second round or the third round. John Keim has done this, consult…
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  • Chef Jose Andres teaching Martell Webster how to use a knife

    Chef Jose Andres teaching Martell Webster how to use a knife

    washingtonpost.com Feb 8, 2013
      The Wizards spent yesterday afternoon at D.C. Central Kitchen with Chef Jose Andres to help the non-profit organization prep meals for the area’s underserved community. This video of Jose Andres teaching Martell Webster how to use a knife is the …
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  • Top 10 rosters: Deep, balanced Nats outclass peers

    Top 10 rosters: Deep, balanced Nats outclass peers

    MLB.com Feb 8, 2013
    The Nationals' blend of power, speed, experience and upside and their depth in all the major facets of the game is about as good as one could hope for going into a season. Manager Davey Johnson has said he plans to retire at the end of 2013, and this cl…
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  • Bowles cites Parcells’ influence on his coaching style

    Bowles cites Parcells’ influence on his coaching style

    profootballtalk.com Feb 8, 2013
    New Cardinals defensive coordinator Todd Bowles played for Bruce Arians in college at Temple, and played professionally for the Redskins. But when discussing his influences, he was careful to point out Hall of Fame coach Bill Parcells, and the impact he…
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  • Breakfast links: Giants to bring back Bennett?

    Breakfast links: Giants to bring back Bennett?

    ESPN.com Feb 8, 2013
    Washington Redskins CSN Washington is taking a look at unsung heroes from the Redskins' division championship season, and this latest installment looks at right guard Chris Chester. Indeed, Chester had a strong season at right guard and was one of the p…
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  • Video - Wall Helps Wizards Past Nets 01:05

    Wall Helps Wizards Past Nets

    Feb 8
    Wizards win third straight.

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