Found December 07, 2012 on
The Washington Redskins are facing a pivotal challenge this Sunday when they host the Baltimore Ravens. Coming off of a huge one point win on Monday Night Football against the New York Giants, the Redskins have placed themselves back in the NFC Playoff picture this season.
But they know that they cannot let up one bit, as they may have to win out in order to qualify for the postseason, meaning that they have to find a way to beat the Ravens in the Beltway Battle on Sunday afternoon. If you ask defensive coordinator Jim Haslett what the strategy is to slowing down the Ravens, he will tell you it is quite simple.
According to CSN Washington, the Redskins have to make sure that Baltimore cannot call too many “Hey diddle diddle, Ray Rice up the middle” sort of plays on Sunday.
“First of all, he’s a great football player, not just in the run game but the pass game, too,” Haslett said of the Ravens’ top running back. “His route running, his pass receiving, screens.”
“That’s our No. 1 goal...
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Ray will sport a new facemask in his return and possibly his last game in the NFL. For the first time in seven weeks Ray Lewis of the Baltimore Ravens hit the practice field in uniform after the star linebacker tore his right triceps muscle back on October 14th.Terrell Suggs and Ray Lewis have yet to see the field together during the 2012 NFL season and it took until the playoffs...
As NFL fans we were all thoroughly reeducated in the zone read option last year thanks to John Fox, Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos. This year, the Washington Redskins are integrating it into their offense with great success. Heading into the season analyst and former quarterback Donovan McNabb suggested that Robert Griffin III wouldn't be a good fit in Washington because of...
Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs was forced to surrender several firearms last month as part of a domestic case involving his longtime girlfriend.
Earlier in the week, Robert Griffin III previewed the new Adidas crazyquick football cleat that will become available in Spring 2013. From adidas public relations contact Michael Ehrlich: Hitting stores in Spring 2013, the adidas crazyquick is a revolution in football cleat traction technology and features a QUICKFRAME plate which includes: QuickStuds: Improve traction during cuts...
Ray Lewis is finally back at practice and he comes back looking scarier than ever. He was seen rocking this new face mask which has been worn by a couple other NFL players recently that are trying to keep other players fingers out of their eyes. Lewis tore his right triceps muscle back on October 14th, and there is no word on his official return date to game action. The Ravens...
The Baltimore Ravens have listed linebacker Terrell Suggs as questionable for Sunday’s game against the Redskins.
Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports expects Suggs to play, but doesn’t know how effective he’ll be with a torn bicep muscle.
Ravens list Suggs as questionable. from everything i am hearing he’s going to play. question will be how effective can he be
— Jason La Canfora...
A report says that Cam Newton was disrespectful at the Pro Bowl and that that may have been a reason he was targeted during the game.
The Ravens' defense is in flux as All-Pro middle linebacker Ray Lewis returned to practice from a surgically repaired right triceps tendon.Meanwhile, Pro Bowl outside linebacker Terrell Suggs insisted that he will return this season after tearing his right biceps with a second medical opinion confirming the original diagnosis. Suggs already made it back from a partially torn...
Last week: 7 (-2)
Net points per drive: 0.35 (9th)
DVOA: 12.6% (9th)
Weighted DVOA: 9.6% (10th)
LG Jah Reid: 1 quarterback hurry on 40 pass block snaps
RG Marshal Yanda: 1 quarterback hurry on 40 pass block snaps, run blocked for 27 yards on 5 attempts
RT Kelechi Osemele: Did not allow a pressure on 40 pass block snaps, run blocked for 47 yards and a touchdown on...
The great game that is fantasy football is rarely dull. By that I mean, it’s hard as snit to predict what you’re gonna get from week to week, even when you have the studliest of studs in your lineup. Just ask any person who drafted Aaron Rodgers how the first few weeks of the season felt or a Drew Brees owner if they missed the playoffs when he dropped a 5 INT, 0 TD pass...
We’re well aware that you can trade players, and managers, for that matter. But can you trade a major professional sports organization for the Federal Bureau of Investigations? We may find out.
According to NBC, Washington D.C. wants the Redskins back within the city. The problem is that the team’s lease at FedEx Field in Prince George’s County, Md. runs through 2027, seemingly...
One of the key plays that went in favor of the Baltimore Ravens in their 23-20 loss Sunday to the Pittsburgh Steelers was the fourth quarter interception by safety Ed Reed of the pass from Charlie Batch that was intended for Heath Miller in the end zone.
There has been a lot of talk about the play since Phil Simms said that wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders should have kept going...
One of the marquee games from the early batch of games features the battle of Maryland, when the (9-3) Baltimore Ravens travel down the interstate to take on RG3 and the (6-6) Washington Redskins. The Ravens are coming off an embarrassing loss at home against Charlie Batch and the Pittsburgh Steelers, while the Redskins made their presence known under the Monday night lights getting...