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ASHBURN, Va. -- Washington Redskins defensive end Stephen Bowen (knee) and cornerback DeAngelo Hall (foot) were limited in practice, though coach Mike Shanahan said both should be fine for Sunday's game at the Philadelphia Eagles. They were the only Red…Share Tweet
High school newspaper not allowed to ban the word "Redskins": At Neshaminy (Penn.)deadspin.com Nov 14, 2013High school newspaper not allowed to ban the word "Redskins": At Neshaminy (Penn.) HS, where the teams are named the Redskins, the editors of the student paper declared their intentions to avoid using the "racist" nickname. School ad…Share TweetTight end Jordan Reed wasn’t a member of the Redskins when they turned their 2012 season around just in time to wind up as the NFC East champions. The rookie is part of the team now, though, and he’ll join Pro Football Talk on NBCSN on Thursday to tell …Share Tweet
Darrel Young Plays Santa’s Elf#Redskins DY dropped by Macy's in Dulles to spend time with some very special kids from @MakeAWish. #MacysBelieve Washington Redskins (@Redskins) November 12, 2013 Darrel Young is never too busy to make a difference. The fullback is a mainstay at commun…Share TweetASHBURN, Va. -- The Washington Redskins don't have leadership. That's a conclusion drawn by former Washington Redskins corner Darrell Green. He said London Fletcher is too old to still be that guy; and Green said Robert Griffin III is not the leader on …Share Tweet
RGIII clowns Grant PaulsenThis is Grant Paulsen. He reports about the Redskins for 106.7 The Fan. Everyone who knows Grant thinks he’s a wonderful person and a terrific reporter and probably has hugged him at some point. But no one — and I say this with all due respect — has eve…Share TweetReed Doughty tries to make a one-handed catch. In his weekly press conference, Defensive Coordinator Jim Haslett said the Redskins practice habits convinced him the team has better football ahead of it. Haslett: "Teams going downhill don't practice…Share Tweet
Ryan Kerrigan struggling through MovemberWhen I caught up with Ryan Kerrigan near the end of last year’s Movember effort, he expressed joy that his days with facial hair were nearing an end. “The mustache is funny because it looks just awful,” the Redskins linebacker joked at the time. “I’ve n…Share Tweet
Bobby Mitchell, Sonny Jurgensen and Carl Kammerer on JFK assassinationThe 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy’s assassination is next week, and in advance of it NBC conducted a series of interviews with various figures in American culture about their memories of that time. Three of those people are former Redskins Bobby M…Share Tweet
Trade Between Rivals Favored RedskinsWhy would you ever trade a 24-year old quarterback who’s best years were ahead of him and was the No. 2 overall pick just three years earlier for a quarterback who was turning 30 years old before the upcoming season and wasn’t getting any younger? Becau…Share Tweet
Baylor could be bracing for a Redskins rush on Art BrilesThe news that Baylor coach Art Briles has signed yet another contract extension, extending his deal to 10 years, has prompted warranted speculation that the Bears are guarding against an eventual attempt by the University of Texas to pilfer him. We’ve g…Share Tweet
Lenovo Presents Alfred Morris In Tough SeasonAlfred Morris won over Mike Shanahan. The running back has started all 25 of his career games with the Redskins. Earning a spot on Brad’s Handsome Hunkmasters is not quite as easy. In the fifth episode of Tough Season, an original video series from Leno…Share TweetRemember the Chip Kelly revolution? It was televised, on "Monday Night Football" no less, back in September. The first half of Kelly's first game as an NFL head coach looked more like the running of the bulls, and FedEx Field was Pamplona. Thi…Share TweetRedskins quarterback Robert Griffin III got hit way too much against the Vikings in last Thursday’s loss. Griffin was hit 18 times over the course of the game and the blame for those hits can be spread out in several directions. The offensive line needs…Share Tweet
Statistically speaking: Penalty breakdownThe Washington Redskins, believe it or not, have improved when it comes to penalties compared to last season. It just seems as if it hurts them more this season. But the Redskins rank 16th in the NFL with 57 penalties, averaging 6.6 per game (compared t…Share Tweet
Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher ranks his own team lastNov 14Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher reacts to recently ranking his team last in the NFC East.
Countdown Daily Prediction: WSH-PHINov 14The NFL Live crew make their picks for Washington at Philadelphia.