Found December 03, 2011 on Washington Times:
Roy Helu's individual brilliance on his 28-yard touchdown run in last Sunday's victory served as the exclamation point on the his breakout game. The Washington Redskins' rookie running back hurdled a cornerback, bulldozed a safety and then raced to the end zone for a fourth-quarter touchdown that will be replayed ...

Roy Helu: ‘Complacency is one of my enemies’

Washington Redskins running back Roy Helu reached the 100-yard rushing mark for the second consecutive week, and became the first franchise’s first rookie to do so in 18 years. But Helu said he hasn’t started to think he has arrived. “I don’t like that word at all, actually,” said Helu, who on Sunday carried the ball 23 times for 100 yards and a touchdown, along with four...

Redskins rookie Roy Helu rushes for 100 yards in back-to-back games

Washington Redskins running back Roy Helu reached the 100-yard mark and scored a touchdown for the second consecutive week as he carried the ball 23 times against the New York Jets. By following last week’s 108-yard day against the Seattle Seahawks with the 100-yard performance against the Jets, Helu became the first Redskins rookie in 18 years to hit the century mark in back...

Stephen Bowen, Roy Helu fined for hits in Sunday’s game

Two Redskins players have received fines for illegal hits in last Sunday’s game against the Seattle Seahawks, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. Washington Redskins defensive end Stephen Bowen was fined $15,000 fine for roughing the passer, even though he wasn’t penalized for the incident in Sunday’s game. Read full article >>

Redskins Radio Network: Three calls from the Jets game

I can’t listen to the Redskins Radio Network call the team’s games at the office due to non-synced feeds, but readers always seem to send along their favorite moments. Here were three from Sunday’s loss to the Jets. Helu’s First Drive The first drive, during which Roy Helu touched the ball on six of eight plays and wound up in the end zone, earned rave reviews. Read full...

Redskins, Jets tied at 7 after first quarter

First quarter: The Redskins marched 82 yards on their opening drive for a 7-0 lead on rookie running back Roy Helu’s two-yard touchdown run around the left side. Helu took the pitch, broke free from Jets defensive end Ropati Pitotua in the backfield and squeezed into the end zone for Washington’s second straight game with a touchdown on its first possession. Read full article >>

Jurgensen predicts Rex Grossman will be back

If anyone wondered whether Sonny Jurgensen was still plugged in at Redskins Park, those questions were answered last month when Jurgensen made it clear that he knew the Redskins were switching quarterbacks before the players themselves know. So this exchange between Kevin Sheehan and Jurgensen during this week’s Redskins Radio Network’s pre-game show (as heard locally on ESPN...

Grossman: We’re Not Spoilers Yet

  AP Image After battling early season struggles, Rex Grossman is back as the Redskins starting quarterback. ESPN analyst Doug Gottlieb had Grossman on his radio show earlier this week to discuss the Redskins season thus far and their upcoming game against the New York Jets this Sunday. The New York Jets head into Sunday with a 6-5 record, and are two games behind the AFC East...

Washington Redskins vs New York Jets: Week 13 Preview

When it comes to the Redskins it’s all but impossible to predict what will happen next. Rex Grossman is always full of surprises, some good but most bad. The same thing can be said of Mark Sanchez. Both Quarterbacks have had just a tiny bit of trouble throwing the ball to, you know, the correct team. Rex Grossman and his infamous alter-ego Turnover-saurus-REX has thus far thrown...

Fourth Quarter Observations

AP Image Frustration and disappointment were the flavors in the Redskins locker room this evening, as the team knows that they let a golden opportunity slip away. For the offense today, it was the tale of two halves, with 183 yards in the first half, and 121 in the second half.  On defense, it was the tale of three quarters vs. the fourth quarter, with 168 yards and 13 points through...

NFL Monday Morning Rewind

… Ugh. Denver 35, Minnesota 32: Did Tim Tebow do it again or did Tim Tebow do it again? Sidenote – Lets all just pretend that the Vikings are a real NFL team this year. It helps with the whole Tim Tebow mystique. Also, this was awesome. NY Jets 34, Washington 19: You want to win with Rex you have to be prepared to lose with Rex and when you lose with Rex, woof. Sidenote ...

Three Things: Washington Redskins

So after last week’s squeaker the Jets head to Capital City to face the schizophrenic Redskins. Starting the season 3-1, Washington dropped six straight coming off the bye before finally getting a win last week. They might be all over the map in terms of consistency but they do have some talent. Let’s take a look at three of them. Roy Helu He may only have two good games but...
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