Chris Cooley and Bob Costas squared off on ESPN’s ‘Outside the Lines’
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ESPN’s “Outside the Lines” devoted an hour-long episode tonight to the debate over the Redskins’ name. It included an interview with owner Daniel Snyder, who repeated many of the talking points he had established in an August discussion with Chris Coole…Upvote Share Tweet
Some people are fans of the Washington Redskins. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Washington Redskins. This 2014 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group.Read more...Upvote Share TweetThe Washington Redskins on Tuesday announced the additions of linebacker Jackson Jeffcoat and Braxston Cave to the practice squad. Jeffcoat appeared in 40 games with 33 starts at the University of Texas. As a freshman, he was named honorable mention Big…Upvote Share Tweet
RGIII makes fun of his trademarked phrases in new commercialwashingtonpost.com 11 hours agoA few weeks after he was drafted by the Redskins, Robert Griffin III — via Thr3escompany LLC – submitted applications to the United States Patent and Trademark Office for trademarks on RGIII, RG3, Robert Griffin III, and Unbelievably Believable. Before …Upvote Share Tweet
Tress Way a longtime RedskinESPN.com 12 hours agoASHBURN, Va. -- He’s not about to be sucked into a controversy, not after just winning a job for a team he signed with two weeks ago. Washington Redskins punter Tress Way, though, understands the nickname controversy -- and has since his high school pla…Upvote Share Tweet
Thomas Boswell to concerned Redskins fans: Stop hating on RGIIIwashingtonpost.com 13 hours agoWashington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III struggled in the preseason, raising concerns that his progress as a pocket passer has stalled. The lack of production from the quarterback and the first-string offense and the success of backup Kirk Cou…Upvote Share Tweet
David Amerson On Confidence Level Entering Second Seasonredskins.com 14 hours ago(AP Image) Combining a year of NFL play under his belt with an extensive workout regimen during the offseason, Washington Redskins cornerback David Amerson said he’s a lot more comfortable entering the 2014 regular season. “I think that’s just credit to…Upvote Share Tweet
RGIII says his fallout with Mike Shanahan was ‘heartbreaking’washingtonpost.com 14 hours agoWith the start of the Redskins season finally less than a week away, Bleacher Report published a 3,000-plus word feature on “The Complicated Reinvention of [RGIII].” Written by former Yahoo Sports (and Washington Post) writer Les Carpenter, the piece to…Upvote Share TweetAfter months of hands-on work with the entire Washington Redskins roster, head coach Jay Gruden and his staff throughout the weekend and Monday formalized the team’s initial 53-man roster and 10-man practice squad. “I feel like [President and general ma…Upvote Share Tweetredskins.com 16 hours agoThe Washington Redskins on Tuesday released the first unofficial depth chart of the 2014 regular season. See how the depth of the team stacks up before the season opener against the Houston Texans below: OFFENSE DEFENSE SPECIAL TEAMSUpvote Share Tweet
Lindsay Czarniak on the Redskins: ‘I prefer not to use the name’washingtonpost.com 17 hours agoFor years, no D.C. area broadcast network has been as closely associated with the Redskins as WRC. That network’s sports anchors have hosted Redskins weekend programs and coaches shows, have worked the sidelines of Redskins preseason broadcasts, and hav…Upvote Share Tweet
Social Media Spotlight: 9/2redskins.com 18 hours agoEach day, Washington Redskins players interact with fans on social media, giving them a sneak peek at their passions and happenings off the field. For those of you who aren’t on Twitter or Instagram, or simply want to skim without having to go through y…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins set 10-man practice squadprofootballtalk.com Sep 1 (yesterday)The Redskins have finished up their 10-man practice squad by bringing back a safety they waived on Sunday. Akeem Davis has rejoined the club after being dropped from the 53-man roster to make room for Duke Ihenacho. Davis is the second safety to return …Upvote Share Tweet
Silas Redd Ready To Contribute On Offense, Special Teams(AP Image) Achieving his goal of making the 53-man roster, Washington Redskins rookie running back Silas Redd is now ready to help contribute on offense and special teams during the regular season. The 5-foot-10, 200-pound running back on Monday discuss…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Sep 1 (yesterday)ASHBURN, Va. -- A little this and that as the Washington Redskins returned to work Monday: Tracy Porter re-injured his hamstring in practice Saturday and did not practice Monday. The big knock on Porter throughout his career has been durability. Last se…Upvote Share Tweet
RG3: We fixed what we needed to fix on offenseprofootballtalk.com Sep 1 (yesterday)Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III served as a talking point last preseason because no one had seen him play since tearing his ACL and he was a talking point again this summer because he was playing. Griffin took too many hits in a game against the…Upvote Share Tweet
PHOTOS: Monday’s Practice ShapshotsClick to view slideshow. The Washington Redskins took to the practice fields Monday morning to begin preparations for the season opener against the Houston Texans. Above, you’ll see photos of quarterback Robert Griffin III, wide receiver Pierre Garcon a…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins positional analysis: WRsESPN.com Sep 1 (yesterday)Over the next few days I'll take a look at each position on the Washington Redskins roster, analyzing how they're better, or worse, compared to last season. Who they have: DeSean Jackson, Andre Roberts, Pierre Garcon, Santana Moss, Ryan Grant, Aldrick R…Upvote Share Tweet
9/1: Redskins Uniform Number UpdateThree Redskins players will be wearing new numbers when they go out for their first practice of the week Monday, while the newest member of the team was assigned his uniform number. Safety Duke Ihenacho, who started 17 games for the Denver Broncos a sea…Upvote Share TweetEach day, Washington Redskins players interact with fans on social media, giving them a sneak peek at their passions and happenings off the field. For those of you who aren’t on Twitter or Instagram, or simply want to skim without having to go through y…Upvote Share Tweetredskins.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was at Baylor University today, where he stood beside a statue erected in his honor at the school’s new football stadium. Before being drafted by the Redskins with the No. 2 overall pick in the 2012 NFL…Upvote Share Tweet(AP Image) The Washington Redskins on Sunday announced they claimed off waivers veteran safety Duke Ihenacho. He tweeted the following about joining the burgundy and gold: God works in mysterious ways! Blessed to be able to continue my journey. See ya s…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)The Redskins signed eight players to their practice squad and will add a ninth once he clears waivers. Every player they signed was with the team this summer. Washington signed tight end Ted Bolser, corner Richard Crawford, corner Chase Minnifield, offe…Upvote Share Tweet
Costas, Cooley On Washington's NFL NameSep 2Former Redskins TB Chris Cooley and Host of NBC's Football Night in America Bob Costas join Bob Ley to discuss the controversy over Washington's NFL nickname.
Historical ReflectionSep 2An essay reflects on the historical backdrop of the Nation's Capital for the debate over its professional football team's name.
Dan Snyder On Washington Redskins NameSep 2Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder discusses the controversy over his team's nickname.
Bob Ley's Commentary On Washington's NFL Name IssueSep 2Bob Ley provides his thoughts on the Redskins nickname controversy.
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Trying to Put the Instant Back in ReplaySep 1NEW YORK — In the Art McNally Game Day Central room inside the NFL offices on Park Avenue in midtown Manhattan, I learned over the weekend just how the new replay review system will work, ushered through the process by NFL vice president of officiating …
Early Test for NFL's New Domestic Violence PolicySep 1Much to address this morning, three days out from the NFL’s 95th season. I was planning to address the Roger Goodell about-face on domestic violence later in the column, but the Ray McDonald arrest at 3 a.m. Sunday in San Jose, and the 49ers defensive t…