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Dr. James Andrews (finally) clams up on RGIII, sort of

Dr. James Andrews (finally) clams up on RGIII, sort of

profootballtalk.com Updated Sep 26, 2013
When it comes to Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III, renowned orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews has shown something less than renowned P.R. skills. And so, after saying a few things that haven’t helped the situation, Dr. Andrews has opted to say…
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  • Sources: Pryor unlikely to play vs. Redskins

    Sources: Pryor unlikely to play vs. Redskins

    ESPN.com Sep 26, 2013
    Oakland Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor, who suffered a concussion Monday night, is unlikely to play Sunday against the Washington Redskins, league sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
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  • Redskins need more WR production

    Redskins need more WR production

    ESPN.com Sep 26, 2013
    ASHBURN, Va. -- The Washington Redskins kept rotating the players, hoping one would emerge. Neither Josh Morgan nor Leonard Hankerson pulled away, so the rotation continues. Now the question is: Will one of them do enough to keep defenses from focusing …
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  • Kyle Shanahan: Teams aren’t “shocked” by read-option anymore

    Kyle Shanahan: Teams aren’t “shocked” by read-option anymore

    profootballtalk.com Sep 26, 2013
    Earlier on Thursday, Mike Florio took a look at the limited running that Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III has done out of read-option looks this year and opined that “defenses eventually will stop falling for it” as a result. Griffin’s offensive …
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  • Redskins injury report: Reed sits again

    Redskins injury report: Reed sits again

    ESPN.com Sep 26, 2013
    ASHBURN, Va. -- Washington Redskins tight end Jordan Reed did not practice for a second consecutive day, though coach Mike Shanahan remains hopeful that Reed might be able to play Sunday. Kicker Kai Forbath (groin), linebacker Brandon Jenkins (ankle) an…
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  • Coach’s Turn: Mike Shanahan At The Mic

    Coach’s Turn: Mike Shanahan At The Mic

    redskins.com Sep 26, 2013
    (AP Image) Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan got his first led role in the NFL with the Raiders in 1988. Now 25 years later, he’s hoping to get his first win of the 2013 campaign against the team that gave him his first taste of NFL head coac…
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  • Sleeping in a car kickstarted Jose Gumbs’s path to the NFL

    Sleeping in a car kickstarted Jose Gumbs’s path to the NFL

    washingtonpost.com Sep 26, 2013
    Jose Gumbs beat out DeJon Gomes for his spot on the Redskins’ 53-man roster. But the safety admits that the football wasn’t in his, or his family’s, plan growing up. Gumbs was born and raised in Brooklyn before his family … Continue reading →
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  • Coach’s Turn: Jim Haslett At The Mic

    Coach’s Turn: Jim Haslett At The Mic

    redskins.com Sep 26, 2013
    (AP Image) On Thursday, Washington Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett addressed the media. Haslett’s unit has been disappointing through the first three weeks of the season, but showed obvious improvement against the Detroit Lions. Predicated on…
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  • The Cowboys can run away with the NFC East — sorry  Giants, Eag…

    The Cowboys can run away with the NFC East — sorry  Giants, Eagles and Redskins — as long as they don’t do Cowboys things 

    nydailynews.com Sep 26, 2013
    The Cowboys once responded to Jimmy Johnson when he was leading them to Super Bowl championships. And now they have that chance again.
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  • Stress can drive Washington Redskins again

    Stress can drive Washington Redskins again

    ESPN.com Sep 26, 2013
    ASHBURN, Va. -- The Washington Redskins returned to a position they conquered last season. That doesn’t mean it’s one they wanted to repeat. Yes, the odds are stacked high against them making the playoffs after an 0-3 start. They also were rather high a…
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  • Sweeping Curve: Playing On Baseball Field

    Sweeping Curve: Playing On Baseball Field

    redskins.com Sep 26, 2013
    This time two weeks ago the Redskins were getting bombarded with questions about their thoughts on famed Lambeau Field and the cheeseheads. Lambeau, which is on every football fan’s dream list of stadiums to visit, gives off a nostalgic feeling and symb…
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  • RG III lobbies Harper for some sliding help

    RG III lobbies Harper for some sliding help

    ESPN.com Sep 26, 2013
    Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III knows there's someone in town who might help him with his sliding. And he'll be available soon.
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  • Video - NFL Cold Hard Facts 01:25

    NFL Cold Hard Facts

    Sep 26
    Antonio Pierce gives his take on some of the biggest surprises in the NFL so far this season.
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: WSH-OAK 00:43

    Countdown Daily Prediction: WSH-OAK

    Sep 26
    The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Washington at Oakland.
  • Video - Preview: Washington Redskins vs. Oakland Raiders 02:07

    Preview: Washington Redskins vs. Oakland Raiders

    Sep 26
    NFL Films previews the Week 4 matchup between the Washington Redskins and the Oakland Raiders.
  • Video - Inside Edge: Redskins at Raiders 01:03

    Inside Edge: Redskins at Raiders

    Sep 26
    ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers some stats to help you make your pick for Washington at Oakland.

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