This is the February 21, 2013 news archive. View today's Redskins rumors and news.
A Redskins defensive coordinator walks into a Best Buy… This video comes via Reddit user itttdone, who came across this bit of randomness in a Best Buy in Sterling. Apparently Jim Haslett needs some iPod 101 lessons. And yes, I … Continue reading
Throwback Thursday: DT Dean HamelUpdated Feb 21 Share TweetClick to view slideshow. Throwback Thursday focuses on a former Redskins player—heralded or otherwise—that made an impact on his burgundy and gold squad. This week, we look at Dean Hamel, a Redskins defensive tackle from 1985-1988. Here is a snapshotSource: redskins.comShare TweetHow big a Redskins fan is Emanuel Vega? “Big enough to name my son after RGIII,” the 27-year old answered. It gets better, though. Because if things had gone slightly differently on Thanksgiving Day, Vega’s first son-to-be would instead have … ConSource: washingtonpost.comShare TweetOne season after winning the Super Bowl, the Giants missed the playoffs. What can New York do to fill its holes? Chris Burke takes a closer look at the Giants' offseason to-do list.Source: CNNSI.com
‘Hawaii Five-0”² on Redskins-CowboysUpdated Feb 21 Share TweetSay this for Robert Griffin III: He has again made the Redskins relevant in pop culture. The latest example came this week on “Hawaii Five-0,” when three characters discussed football in advance of the fictional Pro Bowl.This happened when (Steve) …Source: washingtonpost.com
London Fletcher still mulling his futureUpdated Feb 21 Share TweetOne of the two active leaders in consecutive games played is still deciding whether he’ll be back for his 241st straight game come Week One of the 2013 season. The Washington Post caught up with Redskins linebacker London Fletcher at an appearance for aSource: profootballtalk.com
NFL to be more proactive regarding playing surface qualityUpdated Feb 21 Share TweetAfter three players suffered season-ending injuries on a thoroughly worn out natural grass surface at FedEx Field during the playoff match-up between the Washington Redskins and Seattle Seahawks in January, the league has vowed to be more proactive in e…Source: profootballtalk.com
Don Banks: Eagles far from giving up on Foles; more combine Day 1 SnapsFeb 21INDIANAPOLIS -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a somewhat slow first day at the NFL's annual scouting combine at Lucas Oil Stadium...
NFL combine -- Thursday observations about Bucs, Joeckel, moreFeb 21Greg Schiano made it clear at the combine that Josh Freeman is the Buccaneers' starting quarterback, writes John Clayton.