Corey Graham, Antonio Smith to visit Redskins
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Cornerback Corey Graham and defensive end Antonio Smith made it through Tuesday without landing jobs for the 2014 season, but they have generated some interest from the same team. Mike Jones of the Washington Post reports that both players have lined up…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins free agency: Ten observationsESPN.com Updated 33 minutes ago1. Yes, I’m surprised the Washington Redskins did not land one of the top safeties available. I’m not sure, however, that I would have paid Jairus Byrd what New Orleans did (yes, I know his first-year cap hit is only $4 million, but Year 3 will be a who…Upvote Share Tweet
When the Redskins made free agency splasheswashingtonpost.com Updated 40 minutes agoUnlike many Redskins fans, apparently, I am not an expert on every athlete who played NFL football in the 2013 season, and also on the exact monetary worth of each of those players for the 2014 season and future seasons. Thus, I just kind of just sat ba…Upvote Share TweetA thumbnail look at newly-signed inside linebacker Adam Hayward: What he got: Three years, $3 million with a $300,000 bonus. Quick analysis: Hayward is considered a good leader and solid special teams player, both of which the Redskins needed. He spent …Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins, NFL held secret name-change meeting with U.S. senator, opposition groupsyahoo.com Updated 15 hours agoThe Washington Redskins have long maintained that their name symbolizes pride, courage, tradition and a warrior spirit. Opponents of the name have long maintained that it's as racist as you can get, a hypocritical anachronism in a league that's consider…Upvote Share TweetA quick thumb-nail report on the Washington Redskins' newly-signed receiver Andre Roberts: What he got: Roberts signed a four-year, $16-million deal. I do not yet have the breakdown of his contract. Quick analysis: Roberts is considered a solid receiver…Upvote Share Tweet
Shaun Lauvao bolts Browns for Redskinsprofootballtalk.com Updated 18 hours agoThe flurry of early signings on Tuesday afternoon has brought a new guard to Washington. PFT has learned via a league source that the Redskins have signed former Browns guard Shaun Lauvao. It’s reportedly a four-year, $17 million deal for the four-year …Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated 18 hours agoThe Redskins have been linked with several free agent receivers from other teams, but they were able to keep one of their own wideouts from leaving the team. PFT has learned via a league source that veteran receiver Santana Moss will return to the team …Upvote Share TweetWhen the Redskins announced the team had re-signed Perry Riley Jr., I thought of Week 15 in Atlanta. The Redskins led the Falcons, 20-17, in the third quarter, but Atlanta had driven inside the 10-yard line. Steven Jackson ran to the 6, Tony Gonzalez wa…Upvote Share Tweet
Report: Goodell, Redskins Discussed Team Name In Secret D.C. Meetingdeadspin.com Updated 20 hours agoIn December 2013, Roger Goodell and Redskins executives quietly met with a U.S. Senator and Native American activists opposed to the team name. It was the first such meetings since the 1970s, and it was not constructive.Read more...Upvote Share Tweetwashingtonpost.com Updated Mar 11 (yesterday)Turns out it isn’t just Redskins fans who become enraptured with some of the biggest names in the (potential) free agent pool. Among those pining for (potential) free agent cornerback Darrelle Revis earlier this week: (mostly) retired Redskins linebacke…Upvote Share TweetJay Gruden jumped from running the Bengals offense to running everything for the Redskins this offseason and he may want one of his old players to come aboard his new ship. Mike Jones of the Washington Post reports that the Redskins have made inquiries …Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Mar 10 (yesterday)Earlier today, Tom Pelissero of USA Today reported that the Redskins opted not to carry over $1.3 million in cap space. That was news to the Redskins. Per a source with knowledge of the NFL’s calculations, the Redskins had no extra cap space in 2013. Th…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Mar 10 (yesterday)The price for Bengals defensive end and pending free agent Michael Johnson keeps going up. He is one of the few elite pass rushers left on the NFL free-agent market. Brian Orakpo was franchise tagged by the Washington Redskins. Jason Worilds got the tra…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Mar 10 (2 days ago)With running back Darren Sproles done in New Orleans (his release has not yet hit the transactions wire), it led to another round of "should-the-Redskins-pursue" questions via Twitter. So, should they go after Sproles? Well, I have a few thoug…Upvote Share Tweetredskins.com Updated Mar 9 (3 days ago)(Director of Pro Personnel Morocco Brown) Have you ever wanted to find out what it takes to be a scout in the NFL or what it’s like to prepare for the NFL Draft? Ruth’s Chris and the Redskins are giving you the chance to do just that. On Monday, March 3…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Mar 9 (3 days ago)Yes, the Washington Redskins are interested in New England cornerback Aqib Talib, who will be a free agent Tuesday. They were among the teams that contacted him, but this is clearly no surprise. I’m not sure of a Redskins beat reporter who didn’t specul…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins Cheerleaders Name Captainsredskins.com Updated Mar 8 (4 days ago)On Thursday night, right before 9 p.m., cheers echoed down the hallways of FedExField. Four ladies, surrounded by their closest friends and teammates, celebrated becoming Team Captains of the First Ladies of Football. Between Cheer Prep classes Maigan, …Upvote Share Tweet
Quick takes: Open negotiationsESPN.com Updated Mar 8 (4 days ago)There will be a lot of rumors circulating this weekend, based on who the Redskins have contacted during this open negotiating period. But it’s not as if these are all meaningful discussions. Nobody can be signed and just because they talk to someone ear…Upvote Share Tweet
Stryker Presents A Free Joint Pain Seminar With Orthopaedic Surgeon Bradley Boydredskins.com Updated Mar 8 (4 days ago)Join us at Redskins Park in Loudoun County, Va., at 6 p.m. ET on Wednesday, March 26, to hear orthopaedic surgeon Bradley Boyd discuss various options for treating knee pain. You can register by calling 1-888-STRYKER (787-9537) or clicking here. Light r…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL Nation Buzz: RedskinsMar 10Washington Redskins reporter John Keim talks about the team's abundance of salary cap space and the possibility of getting a deal done with free agent defensive back Aqib Talib.
RG III Models Baylor Uniforms, AfroMar 7The Redskins' Robert Griffin III posted pictures to his Facebook account of himself with an afro wearing Baylor's new basketball uniforms.
Tillman and Griffin III discuss their military upbringingsMar 7Chicago Bears defensive back Charles Tillman and Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III talk about what the military and the USAA have meant to their families.
Redskins Place Franchise Tag On OrakpoMar 3Louis Riddick reacts to the news that the Redskins designated LB Brian Orakpo as their franchise player.
The Billion-Dollar DayMar 12Tuesday, 1 a.m. ET: The NFL’s first billion-dollar day is over, and it’s officially the craziest day in the 22-year history of free agency. I’ve done the math with the available numbers: 64 player signings for an estimated total outlay of $1,001,500,000…
Don Banks: Cap numbers lead to cut stars; more Snaps from free agencyMar 11Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a whirlwind first day of the NFL's free agency period (what a day for Twitter to crash in mid-afternoon)...
Don Banks: Déjà vu in New England as Julian Edelman hits the open marketMar 11One of the more surprising headlines on the first day of the NFL's free agency period was the news that the New England Patriots couldn't manage to strike a deal with receiver Julian Edelman and keep their leading pass-catcher from last season off the m…
Don Banks: No shortage of suitors for late-blooming quarterback Josh McCow…Mar 11Throughout his eventful 11-year NFL career, Michael Vick and his out-sized reputation have often commanded far more attention than his on-field production deserved. But I don't foresee history repeating itself with Vick in the case of this year's modest…