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Is Washington Redskins’ hand now forced with Kirk Cousins?

Washington Redskins’ quarterback Kirk Cousins has a salary baseline to consider in regards to contract negotiations with management. On Thursday, the Oakland Raiders signed quarterback Derek Carr to a five year, $125 million dollar contract, with $70 million guaranteed. There’s no debate that Carr is worth the money. Last season, he led Oakland to a 12-3 record and the team...
Via EndZoneScore
4 hours ago

Doc Walker breaks down film of Redskins defensive line

The Redskins struggled mightily stopping the run last season. Doc Walker takes a look at the game film to break down what went wrong for the Redskins.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
4 hours ago

Larry Michael and Rich Tandler discuss Redskins offseason

Larry Michael and Rich Tandler discuss their Redskins OTAs observations going into the countdown for training camp.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
6 hours ago

Washington Redskins: LeGarrette Blount will provide early test for defense

Via FOX Sports
11 hours ago

Football Outsiders Ranks 1991 Redskins As The Best Team Of Last 30 Years

Using statistical analysis from Football Outsiders, ESPN published a ranking of the best teams of the last 30 years and the 1991 Redskins blew away the competition.
Via Redskins.com
11 hours ago

Washington Redskins Morning Clips: 6/22

A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Thursday, June 22, 2017, delivered by FedEx Ground.
Via Redskins.com
13 hours ago

New York Times Editorial Board reconsiders its position on Redskins trademark

“There is no question that the term ‘redskin’ has been used as a racial slur for American Indians for hundreds of years and is on par with offensive terms used to denigrate blacks and Hispanics,” the New York Times Editorial Board wrote in June of 2014. “And it is also clear that federal law prohibits […]
Via DC Sports Blog
13 hours ago

What Derek Carr’s massive deal could mean for Kirk Cousins, Washington Redskins

Derek Carr is about to land a huge contract with the Oakland Raiders that could greatly impact negotiations between the Washington Redskins and Kirk Cousins. At one point or another, there was going to be a groundbreaking deal made for a quarterback that is relatively unproven. The NFL is a league that values the quarterback […] What Derek Carr’s massive deal could mean for Kirk...
Via Riggo's Rag
13 hours ago

Meet Kyle Smith, the new and ‘boring’ Redskins director of college scouting

Doug Williams drew all the headlines last week during the Washington Redskins’ front office restructure, and rightfully so, in his new role as senior vice president of player personnel. Buried in the flurry of promotions was Kyle Smith’s move to director of college scouting. And who is Smith? “I’m kind of like a boring guy, […]
Via The Insider
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Trent Williams Driven By Potential To Be Best Ever

Entering his eighth NFL season, Washington Redskins tackle Trent Williams continues to build on what he hopes is a legacy that extends well beyond his playing days.
Via Redskins.com
15 hours ago

Redskins Legends Bracket: 2. Charley Taylor vs. 7. Ricky Sanders

If you think the rules today give too much leeway to receivers, then you’re in luck. Our latest matchup on the Redskins Legends Bracket features two receivers who played prior to the game’s 21st century evolution. Receivers with a chip on their shoulder are valued commodities in today’s NFL. But in the old era of football, it […] Redskins Legends Bracket: 2. Charley Taylor...
Via Riggo's Rag
20 hours ago

Will Robert Kelley remain the Washington Redskins’ featured back?

Washington Redskins’ running back Robert Kelley came out of nowhere last season to become the Redskins’ starting running back. Kelley made the Redskins’ roster after signing as an undrafted free agent last season. He took advantage of the demotion of running back Matt Jones to finish 2016 with 704 rushing yards. While Kelley’s rushing yardage wasn’t impressive, what is...
Via EndZoneScore
1 day ago

Regardless of Cousins’ fate, Redskins are safe with Colt McCoy

Colt McCoy got caught up in a business decision before the 2015 season. If a trade for Kirk Cousins materializes, the Redskins still have a capable starter on the roster. It was October 19th, 2014 when Colt McCoy finally got to start for the Washington Redskins. Robert Griffin III was still out, Kirk Cousins was […] Regardless of Cousins’ fate, Redskins are safe with Colt McCoy...
Via Riggo's Rag
1 day ago

Five NFL stars next in line for massive payday

News broke Wednesday that Derek Carr and the Oakland Raiders are close to finalizing a new deal that will pay him around $25 million per year. While Schefter is hearing the deal is close to being done, Carr made it clear nothing’s done quite yet. But it’s only a matter of time.It’s a deal that’s been in the works all offseason, and Carr absolutely deserves that type of payday...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Sonny Jurgensen won’t join Redskins’ booth for road games, but isn’t retiring just yet

After briefly considering retirement, Washington Redskins legend Sonny Jurgensen has decided to return to the broadcast booth this fall for what will be his 37th consecutive season calling games on the radio. But Jurgensen plans to do so on a limited basis, covering only Redskins home games and skipping road games in a season with an […]
Via The Insider
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jon Gruden’s Son, Deuce, Is A Powerlifting Champion

Ryan Mayer Washington Redskins assistant strength and conditioning coach Deuce Gruden does more than teach players the correct weightlifting techniques and put together strength programs to get them through the season. He is a world champion power lifter in his own right. The 23-year-old is coach Jay Gruden’s nephew and the son of legendary coach Jon Gruden (his actual name is...
Via CBS DC
2 days ago

Hail to the Redskins, the brand that just won’t die

It turns out that Daniel Snyder was right. And this time it doesn’t pain me to say it. Like a good football defense, the Supreme Court threw the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for a loss for going offside on the law. We are talking an 8-0 shutout of the government’s argument. The Redskins are collateral winners of a U.S. Supreme Court ruling in favor of The Slants musical band...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
2 days ago

Cousins has ’80 percent chance’ of signing extension with Washington?

Kirk Cousins has less than a month remaining to come to an agreement with Washington on a long-term extension, and at least one reporter believes a deal is going to be completed.Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports believes there is an “80 percent chance” Cousins will sign a long-term extension with Washington before July 17. If the team can’t come to terms with the quarterback,...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Supreme Court ruling could help Washington Redskins keep their name

The case had nothing to do with the Washington Redskins specifically, or even Native American stereotypes and slurs, but the ruling could have a major impact on the NFL’s most polarizing team name. In a case involving an Asian-American band called called the Slants, the Supreme Court ruled on Monday that the government cannot refuse trademarks simply for having disparaging or offensive...
Via The Comeback
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Chargers first-round pick Williams may not be ready for camp

The Los Angeles Chargers surprised many people by selecting Clemson receiver Mike Williams with the No. 7 overall pick of the 2017 NFL Draft. Since then, the big-bodied receiver has suffered what is described as mild disc herniation and has been unable to practice during the offseason.When the injury was announced, it was brushed off as a minor issue that wouldn’t impact Williams...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins VP: Team wants to extend Kirk Cousins 'in the worst way'

New Washington Redskins VP of player personnel Doug Williams didn’t hold back during one of his first public appearances in that new role this week. Talking to the NFL Network on Friday, Williams opened up about the contract status of franchise quarterback Kirk Cousins. He also made sure to note that the team is intent on signing the signal caller to an extension.“In the worst...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Doug Williams wants Kirk Cousins to see the ‘bigger picture’ and sign new deal

Now that Doug Williams has been promoted to Redskins’ Senior Vice President of Player Personnel, he’s setting his sights on the team’s most important piece going forward: Kirk Cousins.With the two sides still struggling to work out a new deal, Williams has essentially put the onus on Cousins’ camp to agree to terms, without directly saying it.Since negotiations have been...
Via The Sports Daily
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kirk Cousins’s experiments and other observations from the Redskins’ final offseason practice

The Washington Redskins held their final offseason practice of the offseason. Minicamp will conclude with a round of meetings and classroom sessions on Thursday, and then the players will receive the next six weeks off until they have to report for training camp on July 26. Here are three things we learned at this final […]
Via The Insider
8 days ago  |  Discuss
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