Snyder says team name isn’t an issue, Halbritter disagrees
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When it comes to the Redskins name, the two sides have become as entrenched as they can be. The question becomes whether enough folks who don’t have an opinion — and enough of those who have an opinion but not a strong one — will ever swing one way or t…Upvote Share Tweet
Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder was in the news today. If you're short on time, yes, he continues to not give a fuck about Native Americans, or you, or your opinion of him exploiting and slurring Native Americans for personal gain.Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
RG3 talks DeSean Jackson, Obama and Wizards playoffswashingtonpost.com Apr 21 (yesterday)When he wasn’t taking a non-sponsored selfie with President Obama, Comcast SportsNet’s Tarik El-Bashir –formerly of The Post — caught up with Robert Griffin III at today’s White House Easter Egg Roll. The Redskins quarterback was asked to compare the di…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Apr 21 (yesterday)The Bears have added another contender for the passing game targets that don’t go to Brandon Marshall, Alshon Jeffery, Martellus Bennett and Matt Forte. The club said Monday it had signed Redskins wide receiver Josh Morgan to a one-year contract. The 28…Upvote Share Tweet
RGIII wears Redskins jersey, cleats to the White Housewashingtonpost.com Apr 21 (yesterday)Robert Griffin III, Pierre Garcon and Ryan Kerrigan were among the guests at the White House’s Easter Egg Roll today, though Griffin, who sported a No. 10 Redskins jersey, athletic shorts and cleats, looked more like he was headed to training camp. In a…Upvote Share Tweetredskins.com Apr 21 (yesterday)(AP) Nick Foles is the latest former teammate to speak positively of DeSean Jackson, whom the Eagles cut on May 28 and the Redskins signed on April 2. “He was a great teammate to me,” the quarterback told Comcast SportsNet’s Derrick Gunn. “We had a grea…Upvote Share Tweet
The McNabb trade, four years laterprofootballtalk.com Apr 20 (2 days ago)The relative solitude of Easter Sunday in 2010 was disrupted by a stunning bit of NFL news. The Eagles traded franchise quarterback Donovan McNabb to the Redskins. In return, the Eagles picked up a 2010 second-round pick and, ultimately, a fourth-round …Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins' D vs. NFL: Comparing the capESPN.com Apr 18 (5 days ago)The Washington Redskins' defense is optimistic about where it's headed, thanks to the addition of Jason Hatcher and a tweaked philosophy regarding the pass rush. Whether their play matches that optimism always remains the biggest hurdle. What's not in d…Upvote Share Tweet
Re-examining Redskins' needs: CornerbackESPN.com Apr 18 (5 days ago)In the fifth part of our re-examining series, I take a look at cornerback where the Redskins made a couple moves, though only one key addition. Already this week I've discussed safeties, the pass rush, receivers and the offensive line. What they’ve done…Upvote Share Tweet
DeSean Jackson Tries On Redskins Helmetredskins.com Apr 18 (5 days ago)DeSean Jackson has been getting acclimated to Redskins Park. The wide receiver has worked out with his teammates and dug into the playbook. On Thursday, he posted an Instagram picture of himself wearing a burgundy-and-gold helmet with a tinted visor. Ho…Upvote Share Tweet
DeSean Jackson celebrated with a huge bottle of champagnewashingtonpost.com Apr 17 (6 days ago)When you’re a big NFL star who signs a contract with a new team, people in your new city do cool things to welcome you to town. In Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson’s case, that meant a party in his honor at The Huxley, where he was given a huge bot…Upvote Share Tweet
Analyzing the Redskins visits: OffenseESPN.com Apr 17 (6 days ago)The Washington Redskins can host up to 30 players before the draft, but who they do doesn't always tell the entire story of their interest. And we don't really know how what visits mean for this regime: How many of these players will they ultimately sel…Upvote Share Tweet
Brian Orakpo still hoping for long-term dealprofootballtalk.com Apr 17 (6 days ago)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 Tweetprofootballtalk.com Apr 16 (6 days ago)New 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 Apr 16 (7 days ago)Register 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 Apr 16 (7 days ago)The 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 Apr 16 (7 days ago)Apparently 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 (7 days ago)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 16As 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 15Malcolm 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 15Last 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 14Washington 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 14Last 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 14It'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 14Former 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 13Dan 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 Tweet
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