This is the November 13, 2013 news archive. View today's Redskins rumors and news.
For most coaches who are preparing to enter the final year of a contract, the current deal either is extended — or terminated. Lame-duck coaches rarely thrive, and Redskins coach Mike Shanahan will have that label in 2014, absent an extension. As he ent…Upvote Share Tweet
Hurt practices; Carriker 'still can't go'ASHBURN, Va. -- Washington Redskins offensive lineman Maurice Hurt came off the physically unable to perform list and practiced for the first time Wednesday. However, defensive lineman Adam Carriker still hasn’t been taken off the PUP list. The Redskins…Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins' offense fuels optimismASHBURN, Va. -- The reason they cling to hope is because they've done it before. Just a year ago in fact. But they need more than just history to prove they can finish strong and, perhaps, get on a run. The offense says they can look to them. The number…Upvote Share Tweet(AP) Robert Griffin III was a question mark, untested with no preseason experience. Chip Kelly stood on the sidelines wearing a darker shade of green. In the 157th meeting between the Redskins and the Philadelphia Eagles, a Week 1 marquee matchup on Mon…Upvote Share Tweet
The Redskins and breakfast sandwichesIn a conversation about rookie hazing earlier this week, London Fletcher mentioned the Redskins’ tradition of rookie-provided breakfast sandwiches. Of course we had to know more, so I asked some of the players about it during open locker room on Wednesd…Upvote Share TweetRobert Griffin III hands off to Alfred Morris (Gabe Hiatt) The Redskins escaped near freezing temperatures and elected to practice indoors today. Here are your Wednesday practice snapshots. Santana Moss takes off running (Gabe Hiatt)Pierre Garcon runs a…Upvote Share Tweet
London Fletcher: The great thing about being in NFC East is that it’s terribleprofootballtalk.com Nov 13, 2013At 3-6, the Redskins and Giants would be looking at long playoff odds in most of the divisions around the league this season. In the NFC East, not so much. If both teams win this weekend, they’ll both be a game out of first place behind the idle Cowboys…Upvote Share Tweet
Davin Meggett’s Happy Homecoming(AP Image) Every time I watch Davin Meggett’s highlight clips from his days at the University of Maryland I get Chris Berman’s ‘Woop!’ stuck in my head. The newest Washington Redskin is a local kid, growing up in the heart of Redskins Nation where he at…Upvote Share Tweet
Native American leader thanks Barack Obama for speaking out on Redskins nameyahoo.com Nov 13, 2013President Barack Obama's comments that he would think about changing the Washington Redskins name if he owned the team were positively received in at least one circle. The Associated Press reported that in a White House meeting with Obama on Tuesday, Ra…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Nov 13, 2013Ex-NFL player Sam Hurd, who pleaded guilty in April to drug trafficking, now awaits his fate.Upvote Share TweetThis was something I heard a while ago, then forgot, then heard again, then figured I should save, then finally remembered as the Redskins began preparing for a second go-round with the Eagles on Sunday. Philadelphia’s quarterback, Nick Foles, was once …Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins' pass rush fails lateIt’s a pass rusher’s dream: a double-digit lead in the second half, providing a chance to focus on rushing the passer and picking up a sack. Or two. The Redskins have been presented with those situations in each of the past three games. They haven’t fea…Upvote Share Tweet
Niles Paul tackling children during mini combineThe Redskins held a Play 60 mini combine at Redskins Park on Tuesday, and apparently Niles Paul was in charge of the tackling drills. I don’t know what’s going on in that photo above, but I’m pretty sure that’s a 15-yard penalty. Darrel Young was also i…Upvote Share Tweet
Ryan Kerrigan on Redskins run: ‘It starts this week with Philly’The Redskins won the division last season after starting the year 3-6. They currently sit with that same records, and the question of whether they can repeat last year’s run has been tossed around. “We’ve done it before,” said Ryan Kerrigan. “Obviously …Upvote Share Tweet
Chadiha: Bowe's arrest is bad sign for ChiefsNov 13Dwayne Bowe's arrest is the first real distraction, and a bad sign, in what's been a dream season for the Chiefs, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
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