Originally posted on Redskins Hog Heaven  |  Last updated 10/22/13
And they say you can't teach an old dog new tricks. The Redskins are either pressuring TE Fred Davis off the team, or they are delivering negative motivation to shape up. Hog Heaven suspects the latter, but who knows. Word hit the Twitterverse yesterday that Davis is on the trading block. The NFL 2013 trade deadline is October 29, next week. Mike Shanahan put Albert Haynesworth through humiliating, public conditioning drills in an unsuccessful effort to get Fat Al to shape up. The humiliation rubbed off on Coach Mike and on the team. The Redskins the laughing stock of 2010 before the world moved on to Mark Sanchez and the Jets. There have been whispers that the coaches were not happy with Davis' practice habits and attentiveness at team meetings. Davis said today on 106.7 The Fan's Lavar Arrington Show that he has not spoken to Shanahan in four weeks. I think he meant that the other way around. How could Shanahan have passed up to opportunity to run Davis on wind...
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