This is the December 24, 2012 news archive. View today's Redskins rumors and news.
Lets be honest - if you’re a fan of the Washington Redskins, then you have plenty of reason to give thanks during this holiday season. For starters your favorite football franchise matters again for the first time since Vietnam.* *Okay, maybe they’v
Share TweetNick Foles‘ broken hand means Michael Vick is going to be back in the starting lineup one more time for the Eagles in Week 17. Vick was at a charity event Monday when he found out that he would go from not dressing against the Redskins to starting againShare TweetDeMarcus Ware was already hurting, and it only got worse. But Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said Monday he expects his star pass-rusher to play Sunday in the loser-leaves-town game against the Redskins. Ware, who was already battling other problems, misse…Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetBy Troy Jefferson It wasn’t the Washington Redskins best performance but it got the job done. The Redskins (9-6) are a win away from taking the division after defeating the Philadelphia Eagles (4-11) 27-20. The game got off to a bad start as the EaglesSource: redskinsgab.comShare TweetThe weekly NFL rookie award that has seen nine Redskins winners in the first 15 weeks of the 2012 season has, yet, another Washington player among its candidates for Week 16”²s games. Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III today was named a nominee for…
Getting Sick Nothing New For FletcherUpdated Dec 24, 2012 Share Tweet(Photo by Brian Murphy // ExtremeSkins.com) If you were watching the FOX telecast of Sunday’s Redskins-Eagles game, then you might’ve seen their cameras catching Redskins linebacker London Fletcher tossing his cookies on the sideline. Whether the footShare TweetYour eye on the Redskins sidelines was there with his camera ready to go in Sunday’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles. ExtremeSkins.com‘s Brian Murphy was patrolling the sidelines and got several great shots of the game that you can’t find elsew
Week 17 Redskins vs. Cowboys matchup moved to primetime slotUpdated Dec 24, 2012 Share TweetThe NFL announced yesterday that the Week 17 matchup between the Redskins vs. Cowboys will be moved to the primetime slot of 8:20pm, and will be broadcasted accordingly on national TV on NBC. The league originally had slated a matchup between the Green …Source: redskinsgab.comShare TweetOne week to go in the NFC East, and for the second year in a row we will have a Week 17 division title game. Sunday's game between the Redskins and the Cowboys at FedEx Field will determine the 2012 NFC East champion, The Redskins can still get in as a …Source: ESPN.com
NFL morning after: Don’t overlook the PackersUpdated Dec 24, 2012 Share TweetWith 11 NFL games played simultaneously early Sunday afternoon, there were half a dozen big ones with playoff implications. The Vikings pounded the Texans. The Bengals snatched the final AFC playoff spot away from the Steelers. The Redskins held on to b…Source: profootballtalk.com
Snap Decisions: Falcons aren’t NFC favoritesUpdated Dec 24, 2012 Share TweetIn 6 in :60, Rodney Harrison says that he believes the Redskins will win the NFC East. He says the Cowboys don’t have the confidence to get the job done in Washington. He says that there isn’t just one person to blame for the Steelers’ disappointingSource: yahoo.com
Tony Dungy’s Playbook: Who will win NFC East?Updated Dec 24, 2012 Share TweetIn the latest edition of Tony Dungy’s Playbook, Dungy says that he thinks the Cowboys will win. While the Redskins have gotten Robert Griffin III back after his knee injury, Dungy thinks the Tony Romo-Dez Bryant connection is what can put Dallas over thSource: yahoo.com
Who Deserves Rookie Of The Year?Dec 24"First Take" debates who is the most deserving of the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year.
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III uses arm to shred Eagles' defenseDec 24Akbar Gbajabiamila dissects how Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III used his arm to dismantle the Philadelphia Eagles despite being banged up.
GameDay: Washington Redskins vs. Philadelphia Eagles highlightsDec 24Catch the highlights from Philadelphia as the Washington Redskins win a tough NFC East battle against the Eagles in Week 16.
Clayton mailbag: Coaching changes are comingDec 24While many are in the spirit of the holiday season, numerous coaches can't enjoy it because they're on the hot seat, writes John Clayton.