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For the first time since week five, the Washington Redskins and rookie QB Robert Griffin III will have WR Pierre Garcon back in the lineup. Garcon has officially been listed as active this afternoon against the Philadelphia Eagles. Garcon has been battling a foot injury, something he suffered in week one against the New Orleans Saints.
I had listed Pierre Garcon as one of my fantasy sleepers prior to the start of the season. He looked good in week one against the Saints, recording four receptions for 109 yards and a touchdown. He has just four receptions for 44 yards since suffering his injury in very limited action. Garcon has been battling a plantar plate tear in recent weeks.
Fantasy implications- I would be wary of starting Garcon this afternoon after missing so many games this season. He might need a few weeks to regain his game shape. RG III likely is happy to see the speedster back into the lineup, but his production expectations should be tempered this week. There is also th...
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Washington wideout Pierre Garcon will make his return from a foot injury Sunday against Philadelphia according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.Fantasy Spin:Garcon could be the spark the Redskins need to break them out of their three-game losing streak. He caught two balls for 15 yards in his most recent game against the Eagles back in 2010.
Washington Redskins fans have been waiting all season to see Brandon Meriweather suit up and take the field as the starting strong safety for a defense that has been struggling. 1st it was the original knee injury to his left knee, than there was the freak re-injury in pregame warmups of the Tampa game that left Meriweather sidelined again. But yesterday, Brandon Meriweather finally...
Wide receiver Pierre Garcon made his return to the Washington Redskins lineup Sunday after missing four games because of a torn ligament in his right foot near the second toe.
Garcon had three catches for only five yards and said he did the best he could, given his limitations with his injury.
The foot felt all right, Garcon said. It wasnt 100 percent but it was good...
Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather left Sunday’s game early after injuring his knee. After the game he indicated he could have come back in but the game was out of hand at that point since they were blowing the Eagles out.
#Redskins S Brandon Meriweather (knee) says he was available, but was held out thanks to the lopsided score. #HTTR
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Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon hinted Friday that he'll be ready to play Sunday against Philadelphia. Garcon is listed as questionable on the Redskins' injury report with a torn ligament in a foot, but he told The Washington Times that things are looking up. "I should be good to go on Sunday," Garcon said. After watching Garcon in practice...
Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather will miss the rest of the season after tearing his anterior cruciate knee ligament in Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Washington coach Mike Shanahan announced Monday. The contest against the Eagles was Meriweather's first game of the season after being sidelined with injuries to his knee. Meriweather, who...
Robert Griffin III nearly perfect in the Redskins 31-6 win over Eagles. [WE]
A recap of the Skins big win over Philly, told in It’s Always Sunny GIFs. [HH]
With the win, talk moves from “season’s over” to “playoffs.” [SI, USAT]
Before we get too excited, Boz reminds us that Philly is bad. [WaPo]
Cool video of RGIII bringing U.S. flag out before Sunday’s win. [CSNW]...
The Washington Redskins continue to lose defensive players faster then they can get them back. Safety Brandon Meriweather was unable to last more then one game after tearing his right ACL. The tear will cost Meriweather the remainder of the season.
Meriweather downplayed the injury following the game saying he could have returned to the game. He missed the first nine games of the...
Here are your Redskins inactives against the Eagles. WR Pierre Garçon and S Brandon Meriweather are not among them. It has been confirmed that both players will indeed start today. For Meriweather, he will be making his Redskins debut.
QB Rex Grossman
WR Dez BRiscoe
LB Mario Addison
CB Richard Crawford
OG Maurice Hurt
OG Adam Gettis
DT Doug Worthington
Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall intends to appeal his $30,000 fine assessed by the NFL last week for the incident with an official last month that led to him being ejected from a loss at Pittsburgh, a person familiar with the situation said Sunday.
The NFL announced the fine Thursday. According to the leagues announcement Thursday, Hall had three days to decide if he would...
The Eagles were anything but a picture of confidence as they prepared to walk onto FedEx Field on Sunday. Image via the Philadelphia Eagles.
The Philadelphia Eagles may not win another game in 2012.
It’s not a statement made to be alarmist. It’s one that may well be the reality. I’ll still be watching/suffering through ever single game. But there are no longer any expectations...
Washington Redskins receiver Pierre Garcon and safety Brandon Meriweather appear set to play Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles.
Coach Mike Shanahan says after Friday's practice that both will play barring any setbacks over the weekend, giving the Redskins a badly needed big-play receiver and an even more badly needed starting-caliber safety.
Garcon tore a ligament in the...
Dallas played a long game, and now faces a short week.
And Washington's Robert Griffin III is on his way in for the most appropriate of Thanksgiving games: Cowboys vs. Redskins.
It's safe to say the sigh of relief was brief for Dallas after Sunday's 23-20 overtime win against last-place Cleveland.
Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said the team would enjoy a wild rally against...
LANDOVER, Md. - Washington had lost eight straight games to rookie quarterbacks over seven seasons. Philadelphia had jumped ahead by a wide margin the past two years at FedEx Field. However, those Redskins teams didn't have Robert Griffin III. Washington's rookie quarterback led the Redskins to a surprisingly easy 31-6 victory over the visiting Eagles on Sunday. The Heisman...
IT WAS OVER WHEN... Redskins QB Robert Griffin III dropped back to pass and, as the pocket closed around him, he calmly fired a frozen rope of a pass to the outside shoulder of TE Logan Paulsen, who hauled the ball in and twisted in the defender's arms into the end zone. The extra point put the Redskins up 31-6 with 10:35 left in the game.
STATISTICALLY SPEAKING... Both...