ESPN.com Updated 12 hours agoRICHMOND, Va. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of the Washington Redskins training camp: The Redskins needed to be a more physical team overall after finishing last in three of the last four years. They need a mindset and an identity, some…Upvote Share Tweet
RG III report: Strong finishESPN.com 13 hours agoRICHMOND, Va. -- With the speed the Washington Redskins have at receiver, if defenses don’t get home on the blitz, the Redskins will be in position for some big plays on short passes. We saw that the other day when quarterback Robert Griffin III hit And…Upvote Share Tweet
Pierre Garçon leaves practice after hamstring tweakprofootballtalk.com 16 hours agoDuring wide receiver Pierre Garçon’s first season with the Redskins, he missed time with a foot injury that hampered him even after he returned to the lineup in the second half of the season. Garçon knows about the problems caused by lingering injuries …Upvote Share Tweet
Peter King explains his 2016 Redskins name change predictionwashingtonpost.com 17 hours agoThis would be an excellent item to skip if you are not interested in the Redskins name issue. Last week, veteran NFL reporter Peter King wrote that he thought the Redskins would have a new name by 2016. That struck many observers — including this one — …Upvote Share Tweet
RGIII could more closely resemble his teammates in 2014washingtonpost.com 17 hours agoThursday morning, as Redskins training camp opened, Robert Griffin III went to the podium and met with members of the media for the first time this month. Friday afternoon — midway through the Redskins’ second day of training camp — Griffin stopped in t…Upvote Share Tweetredskins.com 19 hours ago(AP Image) Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden wanted to keep his team on their toes. The first-year head coach opened his press conference after Monday’s practice session touching on the subject of altered tempo that was installed. He also talked…Upvote Share Tweet
People are trying to sell (free) Redskins practice ticketswashingtonpost.com 20 hours agoAlmost immediately after the Redskins introduced a ticket lottery for four training camp sessions — three joint practices with the Patriots, and the team’s annual Fan Appreciation Day — wise fans warned that this would lead to an attempted secondary mar…Upvote Share TweetRyan Clark arrived in Richmond for Redskins training camp in need of a haircut and no idea where to get one. While Clark probably had a go-to barber in Ashburn from his first stint with Washington, and in Latrobe, Pa., for the past eight training camps …Upvote Share Tweet
Chris Thompson feels fast againESPN.com 21 hours agoRICHMOND, Va. -- The one trait Washington Redskins Chris Thompson couldn't show last summer is the one trait that made him dangerous. He'd watch a run in practice on film and know he could have hit it faster. Or burst through quicker. Or finish better. …Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins sign Everette Brownprofootballtalk.com 21 hours agoEverette Brown has landed with yet another NFC East club. According to ESPN’s John Keim, the Redskins have reached a deal with the 26-year-old Brown, who likely will play outside linebacker in Washington’s 3-4 scheme. Brown (6-1, 263) appeared in seven …Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 23 hours agoExamining the Washington Redskins' roster: Quarterbacks (3) Robert Griffin III Kirk Cousins Colt McCoy Jay Gruden only had two quarterbacks in each of his three seasons with Cincinnati, but Griffin still needs to prove his durability. So nothing has cha…Upvote Share Tweet
#SkinsCamp Fan Of The Day: July 28redskins.com 23 hours agoBy Evan Redmon There’s an old saying that some people are so dedicated to what they do, that they go at it 24 hours a day. But what about 24 years? That’s what Terri Russell is all about. Year two at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center r…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins fan turning autographs into tattoosESPN.com Jul 27 (yesterday)Charlie White, a 41-year-old Redskins fan, is getting players to sign his arm so that he can get the signatures tattooed on him.Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins cut the cord on 2013 draft pick Brandon Jenkinsprofootballtalk.com Jul 27 (yesterday)Players with value get chances. Players without value get made into examples. The Redskins released 2013 fifth-round pick Brandon Jenkins Sunday, less than a week into his second training camp. According to Tarik El-Bashir of CSNWashington.com, Jenkins …Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jul 27 (yesterday)RICHMOND, Va. -- They know he can’t hit a certain way. They also can’t promise that he won’t. And that’s going to be a season-long subplot for the Redskins and safety Brandon Meriweather. Coach Jay Gruden half-joked Saturday that he was going to suspend…Upvote Share Tweet
Fan Of The Day: July 27(Chesney, bottom right, and her family with Robert Griffin III) Washington Redskins fans are the most passionate fans in the world. This shows time and time again. Since Thursday, thousands of fans have filtered into the Bon Secours Washington Redskins …Upvote Share Tweet
Tim Hightower looking for another chanceprofootballtalk.com Jul 27 (yesterday)It has been a long time since we’ve seen running back Tim Hightower in an NFL game. Hightower tore his ACL during the 2011 season and failed to make the Redskins roster out of camp in 2012 while still struggling with issues in his surgically-repaired kn…Upvote Share Tweet(AP Image) Head coach Jay Gruden wanted to see how the defensive backfield and wide receivers/tight ends were progressing — against each other. The Washington Redskins ended Sunday’s individual drills portion of the morning practice with one-on-one batt…Upvote Share Tweet
Day Four Drills: Tight Ends(AP Image) If you want to be a tight end in the NFL, you must be versatile. Watch the five tight ends on the Washington Redskins’ training camp roster go through footwork and blocking drills. The five tight ends on the roster are Jordan Reed, Niles Paul…Upvote Share Tweet
Day Four Training Camp Drills: Special Teams(AP Image) On the first day of training camp, Redskins Blog provided video of the special teams unit working on wrapping up returners. Today, it was all about getting ready to harass the specialists through a blocking drill.Upvote Share Tweet
Fan Plans To Get InkJul 27ESPN Redskins reporter John Keim discusses a fan's plan to get tattoos of the autographs of all 22 starters on the team.
Washington Redskins nose tackle Barry Cofield on head coach Jay Gruden: 'Coach takes care of us'Jul 27Washington Redskins nose tackle Barry Cofield opens up about the Redskins new head coach Jay Gruden and how training camp has gone so far.
Washington Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson's friendly rivalry with teammate DeAngelo HallJul 27Washington Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson used to be rivals with cornerback DeAngelo Hall, but now they are teammates. NFL Media's Jeff Darlington has the latest on how these battles play out in practice.
Outlook for Washington Redskins offense in 2014Jul 26The "NFL Now" crew explains how the new offensive weapons surrounding RGIII in Washington will help him take his game to the next level and make Jay Gruden's job easier.
The Tuesday MailbagJul 29SPARTANBURG, S.C. — Strange scene at Panthers’ training camp Monday morning: A man who looked like Michael Phelps, maybe 6-4 and 235, watching Carolina’s fourth camp practice, wearing cargo shorts and a denim shirt, sunglasses and a goatee, not botherin…
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Scenes from an Ongoing Tour of Training CampsJul 28WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — This is what a real training-camp practice sounds like, via the verbal stylings of New Orleans defensive coordinator Rob Ryan and his defensive coach, Bill Johnson. The scene: First padded Saints practice of camp … Sunday …
Mailbag -- Johnny Manziel's uphill battle and other early training camp ob…Jul 27Mailbag: The early days of training camps were marked by injuries, a scarcity of holdouts, Johnny Manziel's uphill battle and more, John Clayton writes.