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Coaches prepared for the Washington Redskins, players worked on their conditioning, and the front office tinkered with the roster.
The Philadelphia Eagles spent their holiday Monday getting ready to start the Chip Kelly era next week against the Redskins.
After three days off following the final preseason game, players came in for workouts but they won't return to the practice field until Wednesday.
An extra day before the Monday night game at Washington allowed Kelly to give the players extended time away from the field. They'll have a couple new teammates when they're back.
The Eagles claimed linebacker Najee Goode off waivers from Tampa Bay and released linebacker Emmanuel Acho on Monday.
The team also signed tackle Michael Bamiro, linebacker Travis Long, safety Trenton Robinson, wide receiver Greg Salas and running back Matthew Tucker to the practice squad. On Sunday, cornerback Shaun Prater was claimed off waivers from Cincinnati.
Goode was a fifth-round pick ...
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It's here.Ater eight months, the 2013 regular season is within arms-reach. There may have not been a regular-season game played yet, but that doesn't mean we aren't getting a good look as to how the Eagles team and depth chart will look come opening day (well, the next night to be exact).So what did we see from Chip Kelly and the Eagles during the last week of the preseason...
The Washington Redskins held an “Island Party” on Saturday, where players came dressed in their favorite island-themed attire.
While some offensive lineman and gals went for a Gilligan’s Island theme, Josh LeRibeus and others grabbed some yellow, black and green duct tape and came up with a great Cool Runnings-themed look inspired by the famous Jamaican bobsled team of the 90′s.
We have survived it. That’s right, as of two days ago Americans made it through their last Sunday without regular season NFL football for a long time. Normally, for Redskins fan like myself, there is not much to look forward too except for watching another year of losing football. Not to mention, the lost hope of getting better because they’ve already traded all of next years...
Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon told reporters that his foot completely healthy after last year’s injury that sidelined him for a large portion of the season.
“Foot’s good. Hundred percent,” Garcon said, via the Washington Post.
Garcon says his goals for the upcoming season haven’t changed now that his foot is healthy.
“Same thing, nothing’s changed, really,”...
According to Zac Boyer of Fredricksburg.com, defensive tackle Barry Cofield has restructured his contract the Redskins to help the save some cap money.
Cofield agreed to a change late last week that will save the team approximately $2.4 million in salary cap space this season, according to The Washington Post. His original base salary of $4.05 million was reduced to $840,000, the...
One year removed from outstanding fantasy football rookie seasons, Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III and Russell Wilson all have high expectations surrounding them. While they are all talented enough to repeat or even have a better season in 2013, there will be some adjustments that have to be made. So what should fans and fantasy football owners expect out of this trio?... Read more
When you are about to serve a four game suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy and your team is primed to have one of its best seasons in recent history you need to do something to make an impression on people. The kind of thing that will make opponents go 'daaaammmnnnn!' and your teammates glad to have you back when your suspension is over.
Former first-round draft pick Danny Watkins has signed a $555,000, one-year contract with the Miami Dolphins after being cut by the Philadelphia Eagles.
Watkins, a guard, spent two seasons with the Eagles and started 18 games before losing his job early last year. He was a surprise choice with the 23rd overall selection at age 26 when the Eagles made him the oldest first-round pick...
Redskins coach Mike Shanahan has resisted making an announcement about his starting quarterback for the season opener against the Eagles for a long time but the not very well kept secret finally became public on Monday.
Shanahan confirmed at a Monday press conference that Robert Griffin III will be the starter in Week One “unless there’s some crazy setback that we don’t anticipate...
It seems as though in celebration of the preseason ending and the regular season approaching, players would just relax and get set for the first week of the season. This is not what happened with the Washington Redskins this Labor Day weekend. Several pictures have since floated out on twitter of an “Island themed” party that went down Saturday night. Some of the culprits wouldn’t...
Former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Adrian Robinson has a new home as the Denver Broncos claimed him off waivers from the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday. The Steelers had traded Robinson to the Eagles a week ago Friday for running back Felix Jones, but the Temple product wasn't able to survive the final round of cuts. The […]
Broncos Claim Former Steelers LB Adrian Robinson...
Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said Monday that Robert
Griffin III will be under center for next week's Monday night
opener against the Philadelphia Eagles.