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Amateur Canadian team ditches “Redskins” name
profootballtalk.com Updated Sep 20, 2013
If the Washington Redskins were thinking about adding the Nepean Redskins of Ottawa to the “hey these other teams use the name to so it must be OK” database, it’s too late. According to the Canadian Press, the Nepean Redskins opted to ditch the name und…Upvote Share Tweet
Hankerson among five questionableESPN.com Sep 20, 2013ASHBURN, Va. -- The Washington Redskins have five players listed as questionable for Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions, including one new player added to the injury list. Receiver Leonard Hankerson tweaked his hamstring and groin during practice F…Upvote Share Tweet
Former exec breaks down RG III's gameESPN.com Sep 20, 2013Former NFL safety Louis Riddick spent seven years in the Redskins’ organization, first as a scout and then as director of pro personnel. Then, from 2008-2013, he worked as a scout and eventually served as director of pro personnel for Philadelphia. So h…Upvote Share Tweet
Gallery: Redskins-Lions All The Way Backredskins.com Sep 20, 2013(AP Image) Lost in the shuffle of the Redskins defense hoping to see better days on Sunday against Calvin Johnson, Reggie Bush and Co., is the unheralded quarterback matchup between two of the best at the position. With the first pick in the 2009 NFL Dr…Upvote Share Tweet
Joe Theismann on RGIII: ‘He’s not 100 percent’washingtonpost.com Sep 20, 2013Joe Theismann is the eternal Redskins optimist, and when he chatted with Holden and Danny on 106.7 The Fan on Thursday, he told him that the 0-2 start doesn’t worry him. He also said that we’re all looking way to … Continue reading →Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Sep 20, 2013All offseason, the Redskins held their most important player away from contact so they’d have a chance this season. But now their defense is springing leaks, so they decided for more contact to try to fix it. Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett s…Upvote Share Tweet
Joe Gibbs on Tony Kornheiserwashingtonpost.com Sep 20, 2013Joe Gibbs was ‘roasted’ by several of his ex-Redskins players, media stars and family members at Landsdowne Resort on Thursday night, as part of the Michael Wilbon and James Brown celebrity golf weekend thing to raise money for DC-CAP. The … Continue re…Upvote Share Tweet
Storylines The Detroit Lions Are Followingredskins.com Sep 20, 2013(AP Image) Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions will mark the 43rd time the NFC foes square off and the first since 2010. The Redskins (0-2) enter the game with a markedly different “swagger” than previous weeks, as they have fallen under high expect…Upvote Share Tweet
'Playbook': Detroit Lions vs. Washington RedskinsSep 20Why do the picks of the panel rely almost entirely on the health status of one Detroit Lions player? Find out in this breakdown.
Peterson: RG III Will Be OKSep 20Jarrett Bell discusses Adrian Peterson's comment that RG III will return to being the player he was before suffering his ACL injury.
Weather update: Lions @ Redskins.Sep 20AccuWeather.com updates climate conditions for the Lions @ Redskins.
Welcome the SpotlightSep 20Chris Clark will go from observer to integral very quickly. (Bob Leverone/AP) You’re Chris Clark. You’re 27 years old, and you may have trouble sleeping Sunday night. You’re starting your first game at left tackle this weekend. Your only significant reg…
Da Funny Man, Da BearsSep 20Jeff Garlin is one of the stars of ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ and the upcoming ABC sitcom ‘The Goldbergs.’ (Danny Moloshok/Reuters) 1. I think if you’re not from Chicago—I am—you might not understand the Bears are more popular than the Bulls, Blackhawks, So…
Don Banks: Eagles give Reid his big night in Philly as Chiefs remain undef…Sep 20That was really a nice touch by the Eagles. Making Andy Reid feel right at home like that.
Bill Simmons breaks down the Richardson trade and makes Week 3 picksSep 20The Sports Guy applauds the Browns and Colts for acting like NBA teams and makes Week 3 picks.