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Kirk Cousins shouldn’t sell himself short. He’s come too far to concede to anyone or anything, even the Washington Redskins’ top pick of the 2012 NFL Draft, Robert Griffin III of Baylor. Cousins cemented a legacy while at Michigan State – one of historic proportions. He became the school’s career-leader in wins, quarterback rating… and [...]
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Some of the Washington Redskins’ wide receivers had nothing but good things to say about rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III, after Monday’s practice session.
“He’s been doing everything that we expect,” Santana Moss said. “He’s looking sharp. He doesn’t look like a rookie right now. I’ve seen him run a lot, but I see him throw the ball and it’s...
Along with teammate Trent Williams, Redskins tight end Fred Davis was suspended for 4 games in 2011 for failing a drug test. If he fails another one, he will be suspended for an entire year. Today, he vowed that would not happen and blamed his past failed test on the lockout. Davis is an incredibly talented tight end, who managed 59 catches for 796 yards and 3 touchdowns in just...
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Trent Williams is a two-year veteran offensive tackle for the Washington Redskins, but he has probably never been on a golf course…At least by the look of his swing, not before this day. Now, none of these “golfers” have the best swing in the world, but Williams is the absolute pits when it comes the this gentleman’s sport. Put this man back on the rough...
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will be the first player in NFL history to be able to have roman numerals on the back of his jersey. His nameplate will read “Griffin III” instead of just “Griffin.”
The NFL instituted a new rule that allows a players’ nameplate to include generational titles, instead of only their last name.
PFT has the story (as they always seem to do) about the Cowboys and Redskins losing in arbitration over the cap penalties that the NFL imposed against them. While there might be room for further debate on the topic, the statement from the teams sounds conciliatory.
“We pursued our salary cap claim pursuant to the CBA and we respect and will abide by the arbitrator’s decision...
Being a professional athlete in one sport doesn't mean you're good at another, for every Calvin Johnson slamming home runs there's a Trent Williams hitting golf balls. The Washington Redskins offensive lineman was participating in his teammate Brian Orakpo's charity golf tournament which is all well and good but methinks next time he hits the links he should take...
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The Washington Redskins and the Dallas Cowboys lost their arbitration case because the loss of their combined $46 million of salary cap was written into the Collective Bargaining Agreement itself.
That was the case made by the NFL when it asked the arbitrator, University of Pennsylvania Law School professor Stephen Burbank, to dismiss the Redskins-Cowboys appeal. Prof...
In the wake of the breaking news that the Redskins and Cowboys did not win their appeal to common sense, my first reaction was not senseless frustration at an unjust world. The Redskins franchise didn't come out ahead or behind on this. The real losers here are the current front office, who did something that was both legal according to the letter of the law and was approved...