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Social Media Spotlight: 8/30

Social Media Spotlight: 8/30

redskins.com Updated 6 hours ago
Each 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…
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  • Brandon Meriweather loses appeal

    Brandon Meriweather loses appeal

    ESPN.com 1 hour ago
    Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather lost his appeal and will serve his two-game suspension, the NFL announced Saturday. Meriweather will miss the first two games of the season after the NFL ruled that his hit against Baltimore receiver Torrey…
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  • Washington Redskins cut three RBs

    Washington Redskins cut three RBs

    ESPN.com 6 hours ago
    The biggest question, or perhaps the most intrigue, involved the Washington Redskins' running back situation. They cleared that up fast in a hurry Saturday morning. Washington released running backs Chris Thompson, Evan Royster and Lache Seastrunk as it…
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  • Clifton Geathers Records Three Sacks During The Preseason

    Clifton Geathers Records Three Sacks During The Preseason

    redskins.com 22 hours ago
    (AP Image) Signed by the Washington Redskins during the offseason, fourth-year defensive end Clifton Geathers turned heads during his first preseason with the Redskins, recording three sacks. Here’s what Geathers had to say about his performance during …
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  • Redskins cut eight players

    Redskins cut eight players

    The Redskins began cutting their way to 53 players on Friday by parting ways with eight members of the roster. That group includes cornerback Richard Crawford, who was a 2012 seventh-round pick of the team. He played 10 games as a rookie, recording 18 t…
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  • Ravens' Ngata fined by NFL for kicking player

    Ravens' Ngata fined by NFL for kicking player

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Aug 29 (yesterday)
    Baltimore Ravens defensive tackle Haloti Ngata was fined $8,268 by the NFL for kicking a Washington Redskins player in Saturday's preseason game.
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  • Jon Gruden knew one play Redskins Coach Jay Gruden was going to…

    Jon Gruden knew one play Redskins Coach Jay Gruden was going to run before he ran it

    washingtonpost.com Aug 29 (yesterday)
    Jon Gruden was at Washington’s preseason finale on Thursday night in Tampa, and apparently he was predicting Jay Gruden’s play calls before they happened. Late in the third quarter, wide receiver Aldrick Robinson caught a short pass from Colt McCoy and …
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  • Here’s the new Redskins Facts ad that ran during Washington’s p…

    Here’s the new Redskins Facts ad that ran during Washington’s preseason finale

    washingtonpost.com Aug 29 (yesterday)
    For much of the past few months, many Redskins fans have argued that the ongoing conversation about the team name will fade once the 2014 regular season starts. It sure didn’t go away during the preseason. The team’s final preseason broadcast featured y…
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  • Lache Seastrunk’s mom predicted his touchdown for the Redskins …

    Lache Seastrunk’s mom predicted his touchdown for the Redskins against the Bucs

    washingtonpost.com Aug 29 (yesterday)
    Watching Redskins running back Lache Seastrunk catch a screen pass from Colt McCoy and race 80 yards down the sideline for a touchdown on Thursday in Tampa, it was easy to forget, if only for a few seconds, that you were watching a preseason game and th…
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  • Washington Redskins' projected roster

    Washington Redskins' projected roster

    ESPN.com Aug 29 (yesterday)
    Examining 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. Plus they like McC…
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  • Two Redskins go down with knee injuries on Thursday night

    Two Redskins go down with knee injuries on Thursday night

    profootballtalk.com Aug 29 (yesterday)
    Two players on the roster bubble in Washington may have knee injuries suffered on Thursday bring an end their chances of playing for the team in 2014. Nose tackle Chris Neild and inside linebacker Akeem Jordan were both forced out of the game against th…
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  • Redskins-Buccaneers preseason best and worst

    Redskins-Buccaneers preseason best and worst

    washingtonpost.com redskins.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    Best and worst moments from Washington’s 24-10 win over the Buccaneers in Tampa Bay. Best Pregame Pump-Up Speech: “In 24 hours, this team’s going to look different,” Redskins safety Akeem Davis shouted as his teammates gathered around him before kickoff…
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  • RG III, Cousins Sit, Redskins Beat Bucs 24-10

    RG III, Cousins Sit, Redskins Beat Bucs 24-10

    nytimes.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    Colt McCoy threw for 321 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Washington Redskins to a 24-10 preseason-ending victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Thursday night.
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  • #WASvsTB: Fourth Quarter Summary

    #WASvsTB: Fourth Quarter Summary

    redskins.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    The Washington Redskins entered the fourth quarter of their preseason game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers winning 17-10. While the Buccaneers were able to put points on the scoreboard during the third quarter, the highlight play came from the Redskins…
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  • Bacarri Rambo: 'Night and day' different

    Bacarri Rambo: 'Night and day' different

    ESPN.com Aug 28 (2 days ago)
    It’s not a preview of life without Brandon Meriweather. Not when the first-team defense won’t be playing. But it is another chance for Bacarri Rambo, his likely replacement, to prove he can help as a fill-in. If Rambo struggles, the Redskins will have t…
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  • Domestic Violence Charges Dropped Against Ex-Redskin Fred Davis

    Domestic Violence Charges Dropped Against Ex-Redskin Fred Davis

    nytimes.com Aug 28 (2 days ago)
    Domestic violence charges have been dropped against former Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis, court papers showed on Thursday.
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  • Trent Murphy Talks First Preseason Sack, Thoughts On Defense

    Trent Murphy Talks First Preseason Sack, Thoughts On Defense

    redskins.com Aug 28 (2 days ago)
    (AP Image) Washington Redskins rookie linebacker Trent Murphy — who recorded an NCAA-high 15 sacks last year –notched his first sack of the preseason last week on Baltimore Ravens quarterback Tyrod Taylor. “We had great pressure up the middle,” Murphy s…
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  • Running Backs Have Another Opportunity To Shine

    Running Backs Have Another Opportunity To Shine

    redskins.com Aug 28 (2 days ago)
    Impressing throughout training camp and the preseason, tonight marks one final opportunity for several Washington Redskins running backs to showcase their talents before the 53-man roster is finalized. “We have five or six running backs that are competi…
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  • Social Media Spotlight: 8/28

    Social Media Spotlight: 8/28

    redskins.com Aug 28 (2 days ago)
    Each 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…
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  • Video - Cousin Sal Thinks His Cowboys Can Win the NFC East 14:01

    Cousin Sal Thinks His Cowboys Can Win the NFC East

    Aug 29
    Cousin Sal tries to convince Bill Simmons that his Cowboys have a chance to win the NFC East over the favorite Eagles.
  • Video - Redskins Roll Buccaneers 00:58

    Redskins Roll Buccaneers

    Aug 28
    Colt McCoy threw for 321 yards and two touchdowns in the Redskins' 24-10 win over the Buccaneers.
  • Video - Does Ryan Clark Have A Point? 04:29

    Does Ryan Clark Have A Point?

    Aug 27
    The "First Take" crew debates whether Redskins S Ryan Clark's comments about former NFL CB Troy Vincent are valid.
  • Video - Did The Rams Get Enough For RG III? 02:09

    Did The Rams Get Enough For RG III?

    Aug 26
    The "NFL Live" crew breaks down how the Rams have done in drafting players with the picks acquired in the Robert Griffin III trade.

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