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With the announcement that Fred Davis out for the year with a torn Achilles, Most fans were excited about the return of Captain Chaos, aka Chris Cooley. I think they should be excited about the new kid on the block Logan Paulsen. Cooley who was drafted in the 3rd round of the 2004 NFL draft became a cornerstone to the Redskins offense having 6+ TD’s in his first 4 seasons and racking up 2,608 yards on 241 receptions. Then came the 2009 season. On October 26, 2009, in a game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Chris Cooley broke his ankle. But Captain Chaos was certain he would come back quickly from this injury Cooley even commented on Twitter that the break may not be as bad as originally thought, and that he could possibly return in as little as four weeks. However Redskins team doctors disagreed and in November, Cooley was officially placed on injured reserve. In 2010 Cooley returned, and seemed to be 100% starting in all 16 games catching 77 balls for 849 yards and 3 touchdowns. H...
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Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon will continue to be sidelined indefinitely with a plantar plate tear in his right foot. Garcon visited a specialist Wednesday in Charlotte, N.C., who diagnosed the soft-tissue injury that causes pain when he pushes off on the foot, The Washington Times reported. "We don't know what's going to happen with Pierre,"...
Redskins running back Alfred Morris has been voted by fans on NFL.com as rookie of the week.
Morris last Sunday rushed for 120 yards on 22 carries in Washington’s 27-24 loss to the New York Giants.
Alfred beat out Indianapolis’ Andrew Luck, New England linebacker Dont’a Hightower, Tampa Bay running back Doug Martin and Minnesota safety Harrison Smith for the award.
Passing yards are easy to come by when playing the Washington Redskins, to the point where other teams have figured out they don't need to run the ball nearly as much.
On first-and-10, the opposition is throwing 58.8 percent of the time, gaining a heel-rocking 8.4 yards per pass. It's pretty easy to keep a drive going when faced with a second-and-1 or second-and-2.
Redskins right tackle Tyler Polumbus was fined for an unnecessary roughness call that he received in Sundays loss to the New York Giants.
Polumbus was fined $7,875 for a leg whip when referees believed that the lineman tried to swing his leg around to trip or slow New York defensive tackle Linval Joseph. Polumbus, making roughly $700,000 this season, had fallen to the ground...
Pierre Garcon is hoping that rest will cure a torn plantar plate in his right foot and he will be able to avoid surgery and return to the field this season.
But there is no way of telling right now if that approach will work for the Washington Redskins wide receiver, who was injured on an 88-yard touchdown in the season opener. It could be Garcon ultimately requires surgery, according...
DeAngelo Hall insists he did not mean any disrespect earlier this week when he said the Washington Redskins gave Eli Manning and the New York Giants a win last Sunday. When discussing New York’s game-winning 77-yard touchdown, Hall basically said anyone could have made the throw and that it was nothing more than a blown coverage. Several Giants players ripped him for the comments...
The Washington Redskins have listed linebacker London Fletcher as questionable for Sunday’s game against the Steelers. He suffered a hamstring injury during last week’s loss to the Giants. Fletcher currently … Continue reading »
There has been a lot of talk this week about quarterback Robert Griffin III as the Pittsburgh Steelers prepare to host the Washington Redskins on Sunday. The talk is indeed warranted as the rookie is off to a great start. Instead of focusing on the Redskins offense today, I want to bring a couple of things to light about their defense, especially their pass defense.
Mike Prisuta's not convinced by the Washington Redskins' 'hocus pokus' offense, but does expect a high-scoring game Sunday in Pittsburgh.
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Washington Redskins (3-4) at Pittsburgh Steelers (3-3) In a couple other of my picks this week, I said it would be reckless to pick a heavily public backed dog this week with one exception. Dogs are 63-39 ATS on the season. You might think, that’s a reason to take the dog, but eventually that’s going [...]
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Out: WR Pierre Garcon (foot), S Brandon Meriweather (knee)
Questionable: LB London Fletcher (hamstring, head)
Probable: CB Cedric Griffin (hamstring), CB David Jones (achilles tendon), P Sav Rocca (right knee), CB Josh Wilson (shoulder), DE Doug Worthington (calf), RB Darrel Young (hamstring)
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