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NFC East Q&A: Will Redskins' defensive changes make a diffe…

NFC East Q&A: Will Redskins' defensive changes make a difference?

ESPN.com Updated Jul 3 (2 days ago)
NFC East Q&A: Will Redskins' defensive changes make a difference?
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  • Redskins OLB Ryan Kerrigan ‘Doing Well’ Following Knee Surgery

    Redskins OLB Ryan Kerrigan ‘Doing Well’ Following Knee Surgery

    redskinsgab.com Jul 3 (2 days ago)
    Ryan Kerrigan watched from the sidelines throughout the Redskins offseason workouts while he worked to rehab from surgery on his left knee. The arthroscopic procedure relieved soreness and discomfort in the knee, and now about six months removed from su…
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  • Redskins’ Duke Ihenacho is fired up about NBA players’ guarante…

    Redskins’ Duke Ihenacho is fired up about NBA players’ guaranteed deals

    washingtonpost.com Jul 2 (3 days ago)
    On Super Bowl Sunday, Redskins wide receiver Andre Roberts lamented the NFL’s lack of guaranteed contracts and tweeted that “it’s about that time” the league’s players strike again. Roberts’s teammate, safety Duke Ihenacho, took up the cause on Wednesda…
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  • Obama administration blocking any Redskins move to D.C. over na…

    Obama administration blocking any Redskins move to D.C. over name, per report

    yahoo.com Jul 2 (3 days ago)
    The Washington Redskins are considering a move from their current home of FedEx Field in Maryland. But the Obama administration will not make it an easy process to return to the District of Columbia. FedEx Field is only 18 years old. Even so, Snyder is …
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  • DeSean Jackson blasts Eagles on his new TV show

    DeSean Jackson blasts Eagles on his new TV show

    yahoo.com Jul 1 (4 days ago)
    It appears that DeSean Jackson still hasn’t gotten over his unceremonious departure from the Philadelphia Eagles. On the first episode of Jackson’s BET reality show, “DeSean Jackson Home Team,” the Washington Redskins wideout was loud and clear about hi…
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  • DeSean Jackson blasts Eagles on his new TV show

    DeSean Jackson blasts Eagles on his new TV show

    yahoo.com Jul 1 (4 days ago)
    It appears that DeSean Jackson still hasn’t gotten over his unceremonious departure from the Philadelphia Eagles. On the first episode of Jackson’s BET reality show, “DeSean Jackson Home Team,” the Washington Redskins wideout was loud and clear about hi…
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  • Redskins again fare poorly in NFL preview magazines. Very, very…

    Redskins again fare poorly in NFL preview magazines. Very, very poorly

    washingtonpost.com Jul 1 (4 days ago)
    It’s that time of year again: time to continue my annual summer tradition of burning money on NFL preview magazines (including Lindy’s, Athlon, Sporting News, USA Today and Pro Football Weekly). If you’re not a collector of these like I am, allow me to …
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  • Hey, a fun quiz for you to fart away two minutes on!

    Hey, a fun quiz for you to fart away two minutes on!

    deadspin.com Jun 30 (5 days ago)
    Hey, a fun quiz for you to fart away two minutes on! Can you identify whether each quote is defending the Confederate battle flag, or the name “Redskins?” more...
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  • Mark Brunell doesn’t think RGIII can succeed in the NFL

    Mark Brunell doesn’t think RGIII can succeed in the NFL

    washingtonpost.com Jun 30 (5 days ago)
    Former Redskins quarterback Mark Brunell has defended Robert Griffin III against his critics before. As someone who transitioned from being a running quarterback to a more traditional pocket-passer after suffering a knee injury before his third season i…
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  • Experts liked Redskins' offseason, but not yet sold on their fu…

    Experts liked Redskins' offseason, but not yet sold on their future

    ESPN.com Jun 30 (5 days ago)
    Experts liked Redskins' offseason, but not yet sold on their future
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  • Are they defending the Redskins name or the Confederate flag?

    Are they defending the Redskins name or the Confederate flag?

    washingtonpost.com Jun 30 (5 days ago)
    The Redskins name debate has been mentioned in connection with the Confederate flag debate for at least 25 years. “The argument that the Stars and Bars is a racist symbol holds about as much water as the claim that ‘Redskins’ is a racist name for Doug W…
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  • Ex-Redskins DE Charles Mann will graduate from college Saturday

    Ex-Redskins DE Charles Mann will graduate from college Saturday

    Ex-Redskins DE Charles Mann will graduate from college Saturday
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  • Landing Scot McCloughan helps Redskins receive strong offseason…

    Landing Scot McCloughan helps Redskins receive strong offseason grade

    ESPN.com Jun 24
    Landing Scot McCloughan helps Redskins receive strong offseason grade
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  • NFL's Redskins Urge Judge to Restore Trademarks in Slur Fight

    NFL's Redskins Urge Judge to Restore Trademarks in Slur Fight

    nytimes.com Jun 23
    Lawyers for the NFL's Washington Redskins urged a U.S. federal judge on Tuesday to reinstate six trademark registrations that were canceled last year for being offensive to Native Americans.
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  • Jordan Spieth and Under Armour: A former Redskins defensive lin…

    Jordan Spieth and Under Armour: A former Redskins defensive lineman’s golf bet pays off

    Jordan Spieth’s path to Under Armour began exactly as you’d expect: when a former Redskins defensive lineman started covertly following the teenage phenom during a practice round at Congressional Country Club. Spieth was then a freshman All-American at …
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  • Nats fans get props for grammar, Mets and Phillies fans do not

    Nats fans get props for grammar, Mets and Phillies fans do not

    In April, the Wall Street Journal used proofreading program Grammarly to rank the grammar, punctuation and spelling of every fan base in the NFL based on a review of the reader comments on each team’s Web site. The Redskins fans fared the worst. The Jou…
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  • Redskins safety Jeron Johnson tries to shed Seahawks past, forg…

    Redskins safety Jeron Johnson tries to shed Seahawks past, forge new identity

    ESPN.com Jun 23
    Redskins safety Jeron Johnson tries to shed Seahawks past, forge new identity
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  • Aerial views show removed seats at FedEx Field

    Aerial views show removed seats at FedEx Field

    We’ve known for weeks that the Redskins removed thousands of seats from FedEx Field for the third time in five years. But The Post was unable to provide photographs of the new look when we reported on the changes earlier this month. The team still hasn’…
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  • Ryan Grant impresses Redskins again, but still must wait

    Ryan Grant impresses Redskins again, but still must wait

    ESPN.com Jun 19
    Ryan Grant impresses Redskins again, but still must wait
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  • Brandon Scherff, Preston Smith could start for Washington Redsk…

    Brandon Scherff, Preston Smith could start for Washington Redskins

    ESPN.com Jun 19
    Brandon Scherff, Preston Smith could start for Washington Redskins
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  • How the Redskins name controversy wound up in a Supreme Court d…

    How the Redskins name controversy wound up in a Supreme Court dissent

    Some critics of the Redskins name have compared it to the controversy over continued use of the Confederate battle flag, arguing that the justifications for both symbols — pride, tradition, intent — are similar, as are the arguments against. That compar…
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  • You might call offseason workouts ‘the grind.’ RGIII calls them…

    You might call offseason workouts ‘the grind.’ RGIII calls them ‘the find.’

    Quarterback Robert Griffin III looked good and drew praise from Coach Jay Gruden during the Redskins’ offseason minicamp, which concluded Thursday. He felt good, too. “I feel great,” Griffin said Wednesday. “[Strength] Coach [Mike] Clark’s done a great …
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  • Bill Callahan hopes Redskins can duplicate Hogs' success

    Bill Callahan hopes Redskins can duplicate Hogs' success

    ESPN.com Jun 18
    Bill Callahan hopes Redskins can duplicate Hogs' success
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  • Redskins close camp with inconsistent work in red zone

    Redskins close camp with inconsistent work in red zone

    ESPN.com Jun 17
    Redskins close camp with inconsistent work in red zone
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  • Redskins corner Tevin Mitchel makes play of the day

    Redskins corner Tevin Mitchel makes play of the day

    ESPN.com Jun 17
    Redskins corner Tevin Mitchel makes play of the day
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  • Jay Gruden expects a ready Trent Williams for Redskins' trainin…

    Jay Gruden expects a ready Trent Williams for Redskins' training camp

    ESPN.com Jun 17
    Jay Gruden expects a ready Trent Williams for Redskins' training camp
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  • Duke Ihenacho tapes his cleats to look like Nike slippers with …

    Duke Ihenacho tapes his cleats to look like Nike slippers with white socks

    My colleague Dan Steinberg was at Redskins Park on Tuesday, risking life and limb in the face of falling light fixtures to chase down some of the most important questions of minicamp. Questions such as: What type of footwear will safety Duke Ihenacho ta…
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  • Video - NFL, NBA pay inequality questioned 02:56

    NFL, NBA pay inequality questioned

    Jul 2
    ESPN Redskins reporter John Keim discusses safety Duke Ihenacho's comments on his frustration with the discrepancy of guaranteed money between most NBA and NFL contracts.
  • Video - Justin Tuck talks DeSean Jackson 01:04

    Justin Tuck talks DeSean Jackson

    Jul 1
    Raiders DE Justin Tuck reacts to Redskins WR DeSean Jackson's comments that the Eagles engaged in a "smear campaign" against him after his release.
  • Video - DeSean Jackson still unhappy with Eagles release 02:55

    DeSean Jackson still unhappy with Eagles release

    Jul 1
    ESPN Redskins reporter John Keim discusses DeSean Jackson's comment about how the Eagles handled his release in 2014.
  • Video - Make or break season for RG III? 03:12

    Make or break season for RG III?

    Jun 30
    Stephen A. Smith, Mark Brunell and Damien Woody debate whether Redskins QB Robert Griffin will be successful in the NFL.

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