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Fred Smoot Did Another Fantastic Reddit AMA

Former NFL corner Fred Smoot did another fantastic Reddit AMA, commenting on gay players in the NFL, the "Love Boat," and college rumors.
Via Gamedayr
14 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Report: Redskins urged by major group to change team name

The Washington Redskins team name controversy will be something that never ends unless owner Dan Snyder decides to quit being selfish and ruthless, and to give up and change the name so that everyone is happy. Many people have lobbied for the name change, and the mayor of Washington doesn’t even support the name. Still, Snyder has shown no intention of changing it. Now, according...
Via cover32
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Fred Smoot: I played with gay players, 'everyone knew'

Michael Sam is the only openly gay pro football player in history, but that does not mean he is the only gay player in the league. Former NFL cornerback Fred Smoot did an “AMA” on Reddit Monday to promote his podcast, and he answered a wide range of questions. Some of the questions had to...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins CB David Amerson looks to redeem himself after subpar 2014

After a lackluster performance in 2014, Washington Redskins cornerback David Amerson finds himself relegated to a mere nickleback role, behind Bashaud Breeland and free agent pickup Chris Culliver on the depth chart. While acknowledging his indecisiveness during last season with zero interceptions and only 7 pass breakups, Amerson is focused on winnign his starting job back in...
Via 60 Max Power O
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Enough of Keith Olbermann, the Confederate flag and the Redskins

It’s cheap shot season when lazy thinkers like Keith Olbermann (sadly) contrive links of the Washington Redskins team name to the Confederate flag – a symbol to many (me) of the defense of slavery, race supremacy and murder. Well… I have never seen a Redskins flag at a KKK rally. Nor have the Redskins ever won games to support social policy towards Native Americans. There is...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Fred Smoot Enjoyed The ******* Girl When He Played In NFL

  Hey, Reddit calls it “Ask Me Anything” so former NFL cornerback Fred Smoot just answered the questions today during his AMA. What’s...
Via Busted Coverage
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

CB David Amerson 'maturing' into a well rounded cover man

Washington Redskins second-year cornerback David Amerson has both coach Jay Gruden and defensive coordinator Joe Barry are in agreement that the young cover man is growing into a good NFL corner after a solid offseason. Amerson said that he's matured and that he's worked on getting stronger and fundamentals that will help get better once training camp starts. “This offseason...
Via 60 Max Power O
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Washington Redskins are just as bored without football as you are

The upcoming 2015 NFL season is still two and a half months away, and Redskins fans surely can’t wait any longer for the season to start. Which is why it was a great idea for the team’s official Twitter to use the popular sitcom, Seinfeld, as a way to relate to the fans’ pain. Sunday without football…#HTTR pic.twitter.com/B6BafpGlIw — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) June...
Via cover32
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Confederate Flag, Marriage Equality and a New Moniker for the Washington Redskins?

Protesters gather in support of changing the name of the Washington Redskins. Many Native Americans have expressed their displeasure over the name, citing it as offensive and discriminative (Mandatory Credit: Photo By Helen H. Richardson/ The Denver Post).   It was a huge week for civil rights and social justice advocates all across the United States. On Thursday, the Supreme Court...
Via The Sports Journal
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III Ready for Bounce-Back Year with Washington Redskins

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III gestures as he takes part in drills during an NFL football minicamp at Redskins Park Tuesday, June 16, 2015 in Ashburn, Va. (Mandatory Credit: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP) The 2014 season was one to forget for the Washington Redskins and Robert Griffin III. The team ended the year 4-12, last in the NFC East, and finished 26th in...
Via The Sports Journal
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Why the Confederate flag may hurt the Washington Redskins

If you’ve turned on the news once this week, you will have seen all the controversy behind the Confederate flag and what it does or does not stand for. I’m not here to get into that discussion nor is this the place to include that conversation, but let me explain to you how this effects the world of sports. The Washington Redskins logo that has also caused controversy The Washington...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Will the Washington Redskins Be a Contender Again Soon?

The 2014 season was one to forget for Redskins fans. The team finished 4-12 and suffered nine double-digit losses. Multiple injuries and total dysfunction resulted in another terrible season. While not as bad as the 2013 season where the Skins finished 3-13, it was a terrible season for first-year head coach Jay Gruden. He could not get on the same page as Griffin and he suffered...
Via Pro Football Spot
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Female Friday: This hardcore Washington Redskins fangirl is too cute for words

One lucky Washington Redskins fan got to meet a number of players earlier this month. She also happens to be pretty cute – take a look at these pictures she posted on Twitter: Can't thank @WOWRedskins enough for the best day ever yesterday! What an amazing experience! #HTTR pic.twitter.com/EgF5bbKVME — SusieQuee (@SusanYeatman) June 5, 2015 AROUND COVER32 Bold Predictions...
Via cover32
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Gruden: It's 'going to be hard to take any reps' from Morris

There was some early OTAs buzz about Washington Redskins rookie running back Matt Jones challenging incumbent starter Alfred Morris for the lead back role. This buzz was generated by GM Scot McCloughan's comparison of Jones to Marshawn Lynch, and it was furthered by Jones himself, who claimed that he would "put some pressure on Alfred" for the starting job.Head coach Jay Gruden,...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins plan to get Pierre Garcon more involved this year

When the Washington Redskins signed wide receiver DeSean Jackson to the team in 2014, Pierre Garcon’s targets decreased dramatically. Head coach Jay Gruden, who was also new to the team in 2014, claims he wants to get Garcon more heavily involved in the offense this season. When asked about both Garcon and Jackson, Gruden seemed particularly impressed with the former. “I’m...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Is the Washington Redskins’ Rushing Attack Set to Reach Past Heights?

LANDOVER, MD – DECEMBER 20: Running back Alfred Morris #46 of the Washington Redskins scores a first quarter touchdown agianst the defense of free safety Malcolm Jenkins #27 of the Philadelphia Eagles at FedExField on December 20, 2014 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images) The Washington Redskins have prided themselves on a versatile running offense over...
Via The Sports Journal
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins' Pierre Garcon expected to be featured more in 2015

After finishing with 1,346 receiving yards and five touchdowns on 113 receptions in 2013, Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon followed that up with just 752 receiving yards and three touchdowns 68 receptions. Garcon has switched positions with DeSean Jackson, and his move to the "Z" spot in Jay Gruden's offense should help open up more opportunities for him in 2015.Garcon...
Via Fox Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins QB Coach Matt Cavanaugh could be the key to an RGIII bounce back season

In a make or break season for quarterback Robert Griffin III with the Washington Redskins, an unexpected name could play a key role. Meet Redskins' quarterbacks coach Matt Cavanaugh. The 36-year old won't be found at practice barking order at Griffin, but he will be right by his side on every repetition, and he will be focused on one thing--helping Griffin improve.“As a player...
Via Fox Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL.com: The Redskins are a Top 5 QB franchise

Here’s an eye-opener for you. Your Washington Redskins ranked as a Top 5 QB franchise. NFL.com analyst Elliot Harrison gave the team fifth place in a countdown of all 32 NFL franchises after evaluating the top three quarterbacks in the history of each team. Harrison selected icons Sammy Baugh, Sonny Jurgensen and Joe Theismann when he matched the Redskins against the others. Here’s...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Washington Redskins Cheerleaders Make Music Video for Fifth Harmony's "Me & My Girls"

It has been a long time since we have had a music video craze take over the internet. Call Me Maybe  came and went giving way to Gangnam Style and the Harlem Shuffle. Since then we have somehow managed to go music video free--but maybe that is all about to end. The Houston Texans cheerleaders filmed a lip sync video of Carly Rae Jepsen's latest hit while in Puerto Rico for their...
Via FatManWriting
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Washington Redskins DL Terrance Knighton Attacking the Practice Dummies With Surprising Quickness

At one point in time defensive linemen used to be like offensive linemen--a bunch of big ole boys. That is not always the case anymore. Some defensive linemen are among the leanest players in the league. That being said there are still some guys that are larger than life. The Washington Redskins have one such guy in Terrance "Pot Roast" Knighton.At 6'3" and 335 pounds he definitely...
Via FatManWriting
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins: New play caller for next year

Head Coach Jay Gruden with QB Robert Griffin III The Washington Redskins added offensive line coach Bill Callahan to the play calling mix for this upcoming season. Head coach, Jay Gruden, and offensive coordinator, Sean McVay, ran the show last year, but Gruden thinks including coach Callahan will be beneficial to the success of their offense. Callahan came over from Dallas this...
Via isportsweb.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Colt McCoy should be the starter in 2015

Colt McCoy should be the starting quarterback for the Washington Redskins for two main reasons. One, he has the better stats out of the three quarterbacks, and two, because he is the greatest teammate and leader out of all three.   Robert Griffin III was selected #2 overall in the 2012 NFL Draft and despite taking his team to the playoffs in year one, his mechanics and character...
Via EndZoneScore
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Do Colt McCoy or Kirk Cousins have what it takes to start?

Robert Griffin III was inexplicably named the Washington Redskins’ starting quarterback like four months ago.  That doesn’t mean much, because veteran backups Colt McCoy and Kirk Cousins have plenty of time to outplay the former No. 2 overall pick. And apparently they’re hungry. “Both of them are making their case known, both of them, like I said before, have had a taste...
Via This Given Sunday
12 days ago  |  Discuss
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