Brian Orakpo still hoping for long-term deal
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Linebacker Brian Orakpo stands to make $11.45 million for the 2014 season after signing the franchise tag the Redskins used on him this offseason, but he’s still hoping that he’ll wind up signing another deal with the team before July 15. That’s the dea…Upvote Share Tweet
profootballtalk.com 10 hours agoNew Redskins receiver DeSean Jackson will have to allocate some of the money from his new contract with Washington to pay off a debt to his former representation. According to Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer, an arbitrator ruled Tuesday that Ja…Upvote Share Tweet
Stryker Presents A Free Joint Pain Seminarredskins.com 16 hours agoRegister here to attend a free joint pain seminar at Redskins Park at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 23. Dr. Nauman Akhtar will be speaking about arthritis of the hip and knee, surgical and non-surgical joint pain treatment options, new technologies in h…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins’ George Allen traded same pick twice before ’74 draftwashingtonpost.com 19 hours agoThe second episode of NFL Films’ five-part “Caught in the Draft” series, which examines a specific draft every week leading up to the 2014 NFL draft on May 8, airs tonight on NFL Network at 9 ET. Tonight’s episode is about the 1974 NFL draft and focuses…Upvote Share Tweet
Trenton Robinson And Joey Fatone Of ‘N SYNCredskins.com 23 hours agoApparently Trenton Robinson likes to #turnup to ‘N SYNC. The Redskins defensive back met Joey Fatone – one of the five members of the bubblegum boy band that owned the turn of the millenium - and posted a picture on his Instagram account. Somewhere a 13…Upvote Share Tweet
Lewis Black says the Redskins should change their namewashingtonpost.com Apr 16 (yesterday)Comedian Lewis Black, a “Daily Show” regular, spoke at a National Press Club luncheon Monday. During the Q&A session that followed, National Press Club President Myron Belkind asked Black whether the Redskins should change their name. “Uh, yeah. Yea…Upvote Share Tweet
Houston schools stop using “Redskins” and other insensitive namesprofootballtalk.com Apr 16 (yesterday)As the NFL team in Washington continues to defend its use of the name Redskins, the franchise often points out that many high schools use the name. What the team doesn’t point out is that many schools are dropping the name, too. Despite the team’s claim…Upvote Share Tweet(AP) On the day DeSean Jackson officially signed with the Redskins, the free agent wide receiver said he did not need to defend himself in response to negative reports that surfaced when the Eagles cut him on May 28. He told Larry Michael on “Redskins N…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Apr 15 (yesterday)Malcolm Jenkins only echoed what others have said about Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III. And the new Philadelphia Eagles safety didn't question Griffin's game, but, rather his ability to stay healthy. At this point, it's a fair topic.…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins' O vs. the NFL: Comparing the capESPN.com Apr 15 (yesterday)Last week I broke down the Redskins' salary cap by position and how it compared to the rest of the NFL. This is one more extension of that so you can see how the Redskins' top cap hit compares to the five biggest cap hits at each position. For the most …Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 14 (3 days ago)Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III’s offseason publicity train left the station when his logo was recently revealed. For those who want to catch up, Adidas has a sneaker just for you. The “Adidas RG3” cleat is the newest addition to Grif…Upvote Share Tweet
The Redskins have one of the most stable rosters in the NFLwashingtonpost.com Apr 14 (3 days ago)Last week, Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com took a look at which teams have signed the most new players since the offseason started Feb. 3. Free of the salary cap penalties that have hampered them for the past two years, the Redskins have signed the third-mos…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins hope for 'double whammy'ESPN.com Apr 14 (3 days ago)It's supposed to provide a boost to themselves and hurt a division rival at the same time. That's the benefit of signing a player from a team in your own division. The Redskins have done so in the past; they did it again this offseason -- twice. First t…Upvote Share Tweet
Willie Gault claims he could beat DeSean Jackson in a raceprofootballtalk.com Apr 14 (3 days ago)Former Bears and Raiders receiver Willie Gault is 53. But he can still run fast. And he says he can run faster than some of the really fast guys in the NFL. Gault, who spent five years with the Bears and six with the Raiders, tells TMZ that he could bea…Upvote Share Tweet
Native American groups distance themselves from the Redskinsprofootballtalk.com Apr 13 (4 days ago)Dan Snyder’s effort to curry favor with Native Americans through his Washington Redskins Original Americans Foundation may be backfiring. The Native Indian Gaming Association, a nonprofit with 184 Indian nations as members pulled its sponsorship from a …Upvote Share TweetAndre Roberts, frustrated by his role with Arizona, signed with Washington with the idea he'd become a No. 2 receiver. But then the Redskins signed DeSean Jackson and now Roberts wonders what that means for him.Upvote Share Tweetwashingtonpost.com Apr 11 (6 days ago)Four months into retirement, former Redskins linebacker London Fletcher couldn’t resist the opportunity to take another shot at Tony Romo. It happened Thursday, when Fletcher replied to a create-a-caption tweet from ‘NFL AM’ with a not-so-subtle jab at …Upvote Share Tweet
RGIII sports new logo for taped ESPN interviewwashingtonpost.com Apr 11 (6 days ago)It would appear that Robert Griffin III’s new logo will be getting some serious exposure in an upcoming interview with the Redskins quarterback. Good Fight Media, a D.C.-based production company, shared photos from an interview with Griffin for ESPN on …Upvote Share Tweet
Barry Cofield, ‘Press Your Luck’ And Remembering The Whammiesredskins.com Apr 11 (6 days ago)Barry Cofield’s quote took me back to a special time and place. If you haven’t already, please read this Redskins.com article in which Cofield explains how raiding the NFC East for DeSean Jackson and Jason Hatcher has a “double whammy” effect in the div…Upvote Share Tweet
Ryan Kerrigan Swats An Imposing Foul Ballredskins.com Apr 11 (6 days ago)Chick Hernandez never should have opened his mouth. I mean, he’s a sports anchor, so that’s his job and he should do that every day, but in the context of talking trash to a Redskins outside linebacker about an upcoming media vs. athlete celebrity softb…Upvote Share Tweet
Navajo Nation Council votes against RedskinsESPN.com Apr 11 (6 days ago)The Navajo Nation Council formally has opposed the use of the Washington Redskins name.Upvote Share Tweet
Report: Austin Collie tries out with Redskinsprofootballtalk.com Apr 11 (6 days ago)The Washington Redskins have already made improving their wide receiver corps a significant focal point this offseason with the signings of DeSean Jackson and Andre Roberts. Despite the new additions, the Redskins are still looking into free agent pass …Upvote Share Tweet
Watch RGIII And The Redskins Runredskins.com Apr 10 (7 days ago)Since the Washington Redskins began Phase 1 of the team’s offseason workouts, the fine video production staff at Redskins.com has been taking you behind the scenes of voluntary workouts. On Thursday, that meant a look at sprints. In the above video, you…Upvote Share Tweet
Who Is Akeem Davis?: The Washington Redskins announced Thursday the te…redskins.com Apr 10 (7 days ago)The Washington Redskins announced Thursday the team signed free agent safety Akeem Davis, giving the young prospect a shot at extending his NFL dream. But Davis – who has no NFL experience save for a stint in Seattle’s rookie minicamp in 2013 – looks li…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins sign a safetyprofootballtalk.com Apr 10 (7 days ago)The Redskins addressed their need for help at safety earlier this offseason by signing the well-seasoned Ryan Clark, but that wasn’t the end of their machinations at the position. This time, though, they’ve gone to the other end of the experience spectr…Upvote Share Tweet
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Eagles coach Chip Kelly could have rude awakeningApr 14Thriving without DeSean Jackson will be a lot tougher than Eagles coach Chip Kelly seems to realize, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
The Draft Games BeginApr 14Five things you should know about the draft, 24 days before the first round begins: 1. You’d better go to the videotape if you want to see Jadeveon Clowney work out. Clowney won’t be doing any more individual workouts for NFL teams, apparently the resul…