Posts Tagged ‘Washington Redskins’

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According to the Washington Times, Cooley is set to play some fullback against the Buffalo Bills in place of the injured Darrel Young. Cooley has proven his worth as an in-line blocker from the TE position, but can he handle the rigors of doing so out of the backfield? “As far as getting the blocks [...]

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Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said Monday he won’t announce a starting quarterback for the regular season until “right before” the opener against the New York Giants. Shanahan says John Beck and Rex Grossman are “very close right now” and that he’d feel “very comfortable” going into the season with either one. He also declined [...]

Jacksonville Jaguars RB, Maurice Jones-Drew (“MJD”) is listed as doubtful for this weekends game against the Washington Redskins.  This is due to to the fact that he has missed 3 consecutive days of practice.  Head Coach Jack Del Rio has declined to comment whether or not he will play his star this weekend. If MJD [...]

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Washington Redskins QB, Rex Grossman made his first NFL start since November 9, 2008 when he was with the Chicago Bears.  Grossman posted a great line with 322 passing yards, 4 passing TD’s and 2 INT’s.  However, the Redskins lost, 33-30 against the Dallas Cowboys. This has everyone considering Grossman as a viable QB option [...]

The Washington Post has confirmed CSN’s Kelli Johnson’s report that Rex Grossman will start in place of McNabb (hamstring) on Sunday against the Cowboys.  Things have not gone well all year for the Redskins, and they just got worse with Grossman taking over.  Look for Torain to see a ton of carries this week.  The [...]

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The Redskins suspended DL Albert Haynesworth for the remaining four games of the season on Tuesday for conduct detrimental to the team. We would expect that Haynesworth will not play in another game for the Redskins. The Redskins are probably kicking themselves for not trading Haynesworth to the Titans earlier in the year when they [...]

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Football is a game of emotions.  With emotions, they can sometimes spark fighting.  What happened yesterday at Reliant Stadium in Houston was something that no one had ever seen in a football game, not even Antonio Pierce, former Linebacker for the Washington Redskins and Giants was quoted earlier on SportsCenter saying, “In all my years [...]

Clinton Portis is done for the season after tearing a muscle in his lower abdomen. He is safe to drop now. Ryan Torain is expected to miss another start as he recovers from a hamstring injury. The Redskins will be relying heavily on Keilan Williams, with James Davis and Andre Brown backing him up. share: [...]

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The Indianapolis Colts said Tuesday that they will hold Austin Collie out of this weekend’s game against the San Diego Chargers “as a precautionary measure” while the wide receiver deals with post-concussion symptoms. The team released a statement, saying Collie “encountered symptoms from his previous injury” — a concussion he sustained during a Nov. 7 [...]

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Vikings WR Percy Harvin had an injury to his ankle and the return of Sidney Rice to deal with in Week 11 against Green Bay. Throw in the inaccuracy of quarterback Brett Favre and the turbulent coaching situation that ended up with Brad Childress being fired following the game, and Harvin has an excuse for [...]