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Cam Newton’s aborted news conference said as much as some forge…

Cam Newton’s aborted news conference said as much as some forgettable quotes

washingtonpost.com Updated 14 hours ago
What do you remember about Kirk Cousins’s news conference after the Redskins were eliminated in the playoffs? I’ll tell you what I remember: absolutely nothing. In fact, I was in the Redskins locker room at the time, and skipped the Cousins wrap-up, bec…
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  • Von Miller is really good at football

    Von Miller is really good at football

    homermcfanboy.com Feb 8 (yesterday)
    Long before he was named the Most Valuable Player in Super Bowl 50, Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller showed the Washington Redskins just how talented he was. During the 2013 season, the Redskins jumped out to an early 21-7 lead at Denver during an O…
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  • Bryce Harper wore a Redskins hat to the Super Bowl

    Bryce Harper wore a Redskins hat to the Super Bowl

    washingtonpost.com Feb 8 (yesterday)
    Bryce Harper’s Dallas Cowboys fandom has been long established. Like John Wall, Harper says all the right things about loving D.C. and embracing its fans, but he still seems to cheer for America’s Team. Over the weekend, though, Harper headed to Santa C…
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  • If Kirk Cousins ran the NFL, he’d get off the couch and guarant…

    If Kirk Cousins ran the NFL, he’d get off the couch and guarantee contracts

    washingtonpost.com Feb 5 (4 days ago)
    Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins became the latest athlete to contribute to The Players’ Tribune’s “What the (Blank)?” feature, in which players fill in responses to prompts about a variety of topics and then sketch a self-portrait. Cousins revealed th…
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  • The case for Joe Jacoby, Hall of Famer

    The case for Joe Jacoby, Hall of Famer

    washingtonpost.com Feb 5 (5 days ago)
    It’s hard to get fired up over an offensive lineman, just like it’s hard to get fired up over a bag of concrete mix, or three cups of whole wheat flour, or a tub of adhesive grout. The Redskins once had the most famous offensive line in football, a gang…
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  • Kirk Cousins says he has ‘a very good relationship’ with RGIII …

    Kirk Cousins says he has ‘a very good relationship’ with RGIII during Reddit AMA

    washingtonpost.com Feb 4 (5 days ago)
    The Kirk Cousins Provides Offseason Sports Blog Fodder Tour continued Thursday. After making appearances in London and San Francisco this week, the Redskins quarterback turned up on Reddit for another AMA (“Ask Me Anything”), following one in October. T…
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  • Joe Jacoby once gave Mark Schlereth a concussion in pre-game wa…

    Joe Jacoby once gave Mark Schlereth a concussion in pre-game warmups

    washingtonpost.com Feb 4 (6 days ago)
    How strong was Joe Jacoby? With the former Redskins tackle a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the stories — possibly apocryphal, but who cares — have been flowing. Just ask Mark Schlereth. “The very first game I started … I’m a young rookie, …
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  • Kirk Cousins tours San Francisco, imagines the British version …

    Kirk Cousins tours San Francisco, imagines the British version of ‘You Like That’

    washingtonpost.com Feb 4 (6 days ago)
    Some have suggested that it’s time to retire Kirk Cousins’s “You Like That,” but others aren’t ready to let go of the Redskins quarterback’s popular catchphrase just yet. Here’s Cousins teaching actor Ben Schwartz (the guy who played Jean-Ralphio in “Pa…
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  • Redskins President Bruce Allen Feels a Deal with QB Cousins Wil…

    Redskins President Bruce Allen Feels a Deal with QB Cousins Will Get Done

    redskinsgab.com Feb 4 (6 days ago)
    In an interview that touched on a host of pressing offseason issues, Redskins President Bruce Allen told ESPN980 Wednesday that he expected the ongoing contract talks with quarterback Kirk Cousins would “work itself out,” Liz Clarke of the Washington Po…
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  • Bruce Allen on Alfred Morris: If he gets a great contract, we’l…

    Bruce Allen on Alfred Morris: If he gets a great contract, we’ll applaud him

    profootballtalk.com Feb 4 (6 days ago)
    There are two members of the starting offensive backfield headed for free agency in Washington this offseason. Members of the Redskins organization have been unanimous that the team is going to do whatever it takes to bring quarterback Kirk Cousins back…
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  • At least one former Redskins player will be a Super Bowl 50 cha…

    At least one former Redskins player will be a Super Bowl 50 champion

    washingtonpost.com Feb 4 (6 days ago)
    Players, coaches, front office personnel, trainers, scouts — heck, even entire franchises — are traded, released, re-signed and relocated quite often in the NFL. As a result, there are almost always connections between the two teams playing in the Super…
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  • Steve Buckhantz says Joe Jacoby is a ‘no-brainer’ Hall of Famer

    Steve Buckhantz says Joe Jacoby is a ‘no-brainer’ Hall of Famer

    washingtonpost.com Feb 3 (7 days ago)
    I’ve heard from plenty of supporters of Joe Jacoby’s Hall of Fame candidacy over the past few years, from former teammates to former Hogettes to lifelong Redskins fans to Daniel Snyder, back when he used to talk to me. But I’m not sure I’ve encountered …
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  • RGIII to the Cowboys? His college coach says it’s a dream scena…

    RGIII to the Cowboys? His college coach says it’s a dream scenario.

    At Senior Bowl practices last week in Mobile, Ala., Redskins General Manager Scot McCloughan said he is in no rush to release quarterback Robert Griffin III. Washington could cut Griffin as early as the day after the Super Bowl, but the Redskins have un…
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  • Scot McCloughan knew he saw something special in Kirk Cousins

    Scot McCloughan knew he saw something special in Kirk Cousins

    Redskins General Manager Scot McCloughan joined Kevin Sheehan and Thom Loverro on ESPN 980’s “The Sports Fix” on Thursday to chat about many of the things he spoke to reporters about on Wednesday at the Senior Bowl, including Kirk Cousins’s next contrac…
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  • Browns adding ex-NFL RB Rock Cartwright to staff

    Browns adding ex-NFL RB Rock Cartwright to staff

    The Browns are adding former NFL running back Rock Cartwright to their coaching staff as a quality control coach, ESPN’s Adam Caplan reported Monday. Cartwright, 36, had an eight-year playing career with the Redskins, Raiders and 49ers. The Redskins sel…
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  • Snow, winds deflate Redskins' training facility

    Snow, winds deflate Redskins' training facility

    ESPN.com Jan 24
    Snow, winds deflate Redskins' training facility
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  • Jeremiah Trotter recalls the time he knocked out LaVar Arringto…

    Jeremiah Trotter recalls the time he knocked out LaVar Arrington

    Linebacker Jeremiah Trotter was one of the Washington Redskins‘ biggest acquisitions during the 2002 offseason. The former Philadelphia Eagles linebacker joined fellow free agent Jessie Armstead and LaVar Arrington– the second overall pick in the 2000 N…
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  • Report: Titans hiring Russ Grimm

    Report: Titans hiring Russ Grimm

    The Titans will hire veteran coach Russ Grimm to coach their offensive line, Alex Marvez of FOX Sports reported Friday. A Hall of Fame guard for the Redskins, Grimm has not coached since 2012. He was most recently assistant head coach and offensive line…
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  • Redskins defensive line gives 3,600 bottles of water to help Fl…

    Redskins defensive line gives 3,600 bottles of water to help Flint, Mich.

    Donations have been pouring into Flint, Mich., since news broke that the city’s water sources are contaminated with lead and now a few Washington Redskins players are lending a hand, as well. Nose tackle Terrance Knighton tweeted this afternoon that he …
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  • Redskins' Matt Jones discovered early he couldn't run…

    Redskins' Matt Jones discovered early he couldn't run like Eric Dickerson

    ESPN.com Jan 20
    Redskins' Matt Jones discovered early he couldn't run like Eric Dickerson
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  • Greg Manusky to join Washington as linebackers coach

    Greg Manusky to join Washington as linebackers coach

    Former Indianapolis Colts defensive coordinator Greg Manusky is set to join Jay Gruden’s coaching staff in Washington. According to Alex Marvez of FOXSports.com, Manusky will become the outside linebackers coach for the Redskins. Manusky had spent the l…
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  • Former NFL receiver Antwaan Randle El regrets ever playing foot…

    Former NFL receiver Antwaan Randle El regrets ever playing football

    Former Washington Redskins and Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antwaan Randle El is perhaps best remembered for his 43-yard touchdown pass in Super Bowl XL that aided a Pittsburgh win over Seattle, but a decade later, the physical and mental drawbacks…
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  • Release period for RG III highlights key offseason dates for Re…

    Release period for RG III highlights key offseason dates for Redskins

    ESPN.com Jan 18
    Release period for RG III highlights key offseason dates for Redskins
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  • Kevin Durant does not look happy about having to wear this Pack…

    Kevin Durant does not look happy about having to wear this Packers T-shirt

    Kevin Durant, as we all know, is a huge Redskins fan. Steve Novak, his Thunder teammate, is a Wisconsin native who happens to be such a big Packers fan that he’s been known to appropriate Aaron Rodgers’s championship belt (a.k.a., the “Discount Double-C…
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  • I’m a Redskins fan who won’t soon forget RGIII

    I’m a Redskins fan who won’t soon forget RGIII

    I’m not supposed to be sad this week. Sure the Redskins lost in the first round of the playoffs against a team they could have beaten, but in the grand scheme of things it was not a terrible loss. The quarterback looks pretty darn good. The GM looks ver…
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  • Video - Should Lindsay buy a Kirk Cousins' jersey? 00:26

    Should Lindsay buy a Kirk Cousins' jersey?

    Feb 6
    Lindsay Czarniak asks Washington QB Kirk Cousins if she should invest in buying her son a Cousins' jersey with the hopes that he sticks around with the Redskins for another season.
  • Video - Cousins, Bell reunite at the Super Bowl 04:24

    Cousins, Bell reunite at the Super Bowl

    Feb 5
    Washington QB Kirk Cousins talks about learning from the abrupt end of the season in the playoffs and is joined by former Michigan State teammate Le'Veon Bell who is determined to get back on the field for Pittsburgh.
  • Video - Alfred Morris' time in Washington appears over 01:27

    Alfred Morris' time in Washington appears over

    Feb 4
    ESPN Redskins reporter John Keim says the Redskins are ready to move on from Alfred Morris, their primary back of the past four seasons.
  • Video - Redskins take proper approach to free agency 01:28

    Redskins take proper approach to free agency

    Feb 1
    Redskins GM Scot McCloughan has provided something the franchise needed in the offseason: a consistent approach.