NFL Redskins 

Leverage key as Cousins, Washington start second game of tag

On Tuesday afternoon, a day before the 4 p.m. franchise tag deadline, the Washington Redskins applied the exclusive franchise tag to quarterback Kirk Cousins. This move was expected as the two parties really didn’t speak in the off-season prior to the tag, making Cousins the first quarterback in NFL history to receive the franchise tag in back to back seasons.… Read More
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Gruden Will Be The Key To Stability in 2017

There’s no doubt in anyone’s mind that Bruce Allen, Scot McCloughan, and Jay Gruden are all interconnected when discussing the current state of the Redskins roster. McCloughan is the talent evaluator and has majority control of the 53- man roster. Allen along with Eric Schaffer, deals with managing contracts and the cap. Lastly Gruden, is responsible for coaching up the… Read More
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Redskins fill vacant spots on caching staff

The Washington Redskins announced on Monday that they have promoted OLB coach Greg Manusky and QBs coach Matt Cavanaugh to defensive and offensive coordinators respectively. In addition to the promotions, they announced the hiring of Jim Tomsula as the defensive line coach and Kevin O’Connell as the new Quarterback  coach. Here’s a brief background of each addition/promotion for the Redskins:… Read More
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Ideal Candidates to replace Joe Barry in Washington

The Washington Redskins have fired defensive coordinator Joe Barry and his staff Thursday afternoon, following an abysmal 2016 season on his side of the football. Ranking 28th in yards in back-to-back seasons and bottom of the league in yards per play in rushing and passing. Here’s a recap of the few names that have emerged from media and football insiders… Read More
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Redskins have to stick to a ground game against tough Bears defense

Washington faces a tough Bears defense this upcoming Saturday, over the course of a month the Redskins offense has neglected a balanced offensive attack. In the month of December, including the previous 4-game stretch, the Redskins are 1-3 and have run the ball 73 times for 279 yards. That averages out to 3.82 yards per carry and  just 70 yards… Read More
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A golden opportunity for Washington blown as Carolina dominates on Monday night

Another prime time disappoint for the Redskins drops them to 7-6-1 and in the 8th seed in the NFC playoff standings after a 26-15 loss to the Carolina Panthers. One of the main issues with the Redskins on Monday night was the lack of physicality and no sense of urgency. This makes the Redskins 3-6 on primetime games under head… Read More
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Cousins bounces back to lead crucial drive, Kerrigan slams door on Eagles

An early fourth quarter turnover by Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins cut a 21-13 lead over the Eagles to two in a blink of an eye. The Redskins playoff hopes seemed to be in a great deal of danger as the Eagles continued to throw their best punches. The interception was of the “I should’ve known better” variety as Kirk was… Read More
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Failure To Make Critical Stops Costs Washington Late

Washington was in a battle with a desperate Arizona team on their last breath as they fought for a possible wild card berth. A tough matchup for the Skins for sure, as the offense faced off against the top defensive unit in the league. Washington’s defense faced elite talents at both receiver and running back, a decent distributor in Carson… Read More
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Redskins Must Take Advantage of Struggling Packers

Washington is facing a seemingly desperate team for the second week in a row, the Green Bay Packers. The Mike McCarthy and Aaron Rodgers led team is coming in losers of three straight with losses to the Falcons, Colts, and Titans. With injuries to key players in the secondary, linebacker group, and offensive line the Redskins need not let the… Read More
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Detroit’s defense offers Cousins, Jones a chance to stack performances

The stats did not show exactly how good of a game Kirk Cousins had against the Eagles, but it was by far his best performance of the season this year. Cousins had 263 yards on just 18 attempts, which is a good average of 14.6 yards per completion. The Redskins could run and pass the ball virtually at will throughout… Read More
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