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Shanahan isn’t thinking about his next contract

Shanahan isn’t thinking about his next contract

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…
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  • Hurt practices; Carriker 'still can't go'

    Hurt practices; Carriker 'still can't go'

    ESPN.com Nov 13, 2013
    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…
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  • Redskins' offense fuels optimism

    Redskins' offense fuels optimism

    ESPN.com Nov 13, 2013
    ASHBURN, 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…
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  • Series History: Redskins Eagles

    Series History: Redskins Eagles

    redskins.com Nov 13, 2013
    (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…
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  • The Redskins and breakfast sandwiches

    The Redskins and breakfast sandwiches

    washingtonpost.com Nov 13, 2013
    In 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…
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  • Wednesday Practice Snapshots

    Wednesday Practice Snapshots

    redskins.com Nov 13, 2013
    Robert 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…
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  • London Fletcher: The great thing about being in NFC East is tha…

    London Fletcher: The great thing about being in NFC East is that it’s terrible

    profootballtalk.com Nov 13, 2013
    At 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…
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  • Davin Meggett’s Happy Homecoming

    Davin Meggett’s Happy Homecoming

    redskins.com Nov 13, 2013
    (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…
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  • Native American leader thanks Barack Obama for speaking out on …

    Native American leader thanks Barack Obama for speaking out on Redskins name

    yahoo.com Nov 13, 2013
    President 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…
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  • Former NFL player Sam Hurd hopes to avoid life sentence at hear…

    Former NFL player Sam Hurd hopes to avoid life sentence at hearing

    CNNSI.com Nov 13, 2013
    Ex-NFL player Sam Hurd, who pleaded guilty in April to drug trafficking, now awaits his fate.
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  • Nick Foles was recruited by Georgetown

    Nick Foles was recruited by Georgetown

    washingtonpost.com Nov 13, 2013
    This 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 …
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  • Redskins' pass rush fails late

    Redskins' pass rush fails late

    ESPN.com Nov 13, 2013
    It’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…
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  • Niles Paul tackling children during mini combine

    Niles Paul tackling children during mini combine

    washingtonpost.com Nov 13, 2013
    The 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…
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  • Ryan Kerrigan on Redskins run: ‘It starts this week with Philly…

    Ryan Kerrigan on Redskins run: ‘It starts this week with Philly’

    washingtonpost.com Nov 13, 2013
    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 …
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