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Rex Grossman (credits below) Start ‘EmRex Grossman (Washington Redskins, Week 16: Minnesota Vikings) If it’s a good matchup, Grossman has shown he can take advantage of it. And Minnesota is about as good as matchups get for quarterbacks. The Vikings have allowed at least two touchdown passes in all but one week since week five and 25 total touchdown passes over that nine game span. LeGarrette Blount (Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Week 16: @ Carolina Panthers) The key to Blount having a good fantasy day is simply having his team stay in the game. Blount’s four worst games of the season have been those where Tampa lost by two touchdowns or more with Blount getting about ten carries. Any time his carry totals have gotten deeper into the double digits, he’s been just fine. Although Carolina blew Tampa out the last time they played, Carolina’s defense is bad enough that the Bucs should be able to put up points with Josh Freeman at QB as opposed to Josh Johnson. And if Raheem Morris ...
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Washington Redskins offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan says Rex Grossman has ''way too many turnovers, which is not acceptable.''
Grossman, meanwhile, keeps finding ways to shrug them off. He said this week that interceptions stick in the newspapers because of the attention they get, but they don't really stick in his head.
Grossman has 22 giveaways this season...
Asked of his opinion of Rex Grossman’s play this season and his chances of returning to the Washington Redskins next season, offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan was noncommittal on the future while also praising and criticizing the quarterback.
Shanahan — who endorsed the 2010 signing of Grossman, who had played for him in Houston, and then did the same when Washington re-signed...
Washington Redskins quarterback Rex Grossman has given the ball away 22 times -- 18
interceptions and four lost fumbles -- which ties him for the NFL
lead with Philip Rivers of the San Diego Chargers.
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The 2-12 Vikings haven't had an interception in nine weeks (worst in the league) as they take on Washington, second in the league for giving up interceptions. Plus, a comparison of quarterbacks Christian Ponder and Rex Grossman.
Best and worst moments from the Redskins’s 33-26 loss to the Minnesota Vikings at FedEx Field.
Worst Back-to-Back Plays: A 59-yard Brandon Banks touchdown run on a reverse was called back due to a holding penalty on Darrel Young. On the next play, Rex Grossman threw an interception to a Minnesota defense that hadn’t had an interception since Week 5. With at least one interception...
We all know what the D.C. media says about the Redskins, but what’s going on behind enemy lines? During the season, we head over to the opposing side and look in on the game chatter in preparation for that week’s matchup.
This week we’re checking out what the Vikings and the Minnesota media are saying about the Redskins.
The media says…
“This might be the week the Vikings...
Even the Vikings think it is “terrible” that they have the NFL record streak without an interception. Leslie Frazier and players talked about it and the upcoming opportunity against Rex Grossman.
Reggie Wayne’s game winning Touchdown to help the Indianapolis Colts pull out their second win of the season is a blessing in disguise for the Colts. All season we have heard the phrase, “Suck For Luck” and how teams would tank to draft Stanford Quarterback Andrew Luck. The teams most talked about were the Washington Redskins, Miami Dolphins, Seattle Seahawks, Buffalo Bills...
Officially, the Washington Redskins sold out their 368th consecutive home game on Sunday, extending an NFL record. More officially, the NFL's sellout streaks are a bunch of nonsense.
FedEx Field has capacity for 82,000 fans. Announced attendance on Sunday was 68,370, with actual attendance far lower still. Look at that picture. It was taken midway through the first quarter...
Much like last week, the Redskins turned the ball over early, but not because of aggressive play call down the field. Instead, it came via a breakdown in protection that led to a sack-fumble. The defense had a stellar stand, yielding two yard, but the Vikings were already in field goal range.
Vikings kicker Ryan Longwell doesn’t miss those: 3-0.
Running back Evan Royster...
The Giants’ pass coverage has been abysmal. Drew Brees, Aaron Rodgers and Tony Romo carved the Giants up. Rex Grossman kept converting third downs. There have been plenty of open receivers over the last month against the mostly zone coverage employed by defensive coordinator Perry Fewell.