Found December 05, 2011 on D.C. Sports Bog:
Trent Williams and Fred Davis getting suspended four games each for a reported third violation of NFL drug rules is a disaster, both for the players and for their team. No one would argue with that. “This was a year to rebuild, to assemble a responsible locker room, to show modest progress on the field but with greatly increased accountability and lessened drama off it,” Tom Boswell wrote Read full article >>

Redskins’ Trent Williams and Fred Davis Suspended After 3rd Positive Drug Test

Some guys just don’t get it.  There is certain behavior that your average, responsible adult would expect to stop after high school or even college, but unfortunately that isn’t always the case.  Take the Washington Redskins’ Trent Williams and Fred Davis, for example.  According to the Washington Post, the NFL has suspended both the tackle [...]

Mike Shanahan still mum on Fred Davis, Trent Williams suspensions

Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said Monday that he had yet to speak with the NFL in regards to the four-game suspensions faced by tight end Fred Davis and left tackle Trent Williams. The coach said until he does hear from the league, he will not discuss the situation and will proceed with business as usual. Read full article >>

NFL suspends Redskins TE Davis, OT Williams for four games

Two of the Washington Redskins' top offensive players, tight end Fred Davis and offensive tackle Trent Williams, have been suspended four games for violating the league's substance-abuse policy, the NFL announced Tuesday.

Vincent Gray: D.C. very interested in the Redskins

I was talking to D.C. Council Member Jack Evans about license plates last week, when the subject of the Redskins came up. “One of my goals is to get every team with the name of ‘Washington’ back in the city,” Evans told me. “We’ve got the Wizards and the Caps and the Nationals, we’ve got the Mystics, we’ve got D.C. United. Now we’re working on the Redskins.” Read...

Fourth Quarter Observations

AP Image Frustration and disappointment were the flavors in the Redskins locker room this evening, as the team knows that they let a golden opportunity slip away. For the offense today, it was the tale of two halves, with 183 yards in the first half, and 121 in the second half.  On defense, it was the tale of three quarters vs. the fourth quarter, with 168 yards and 13 points through...

Report: Redskins' Davis, Williams to get 4-game suspension

Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis and left tackle Trent Williams face a four-game suspension by the NFL for violating the league's substance abuse policy, according to a Sports Illustrated report. A Redskins spokesman said the team is not aware of the suspensions. Sports Illustrated reported that they are scheduled ...

Two injured at FedEx Field

Two men were hospitalized with possible minor injuries Sunday after an escalator came to a sudden stop near the end of the Washington Redskins' loss to the New York Jets at FedEx Field. The incident happened as a large portion of the crowd was exiting the stadium in Landover, Md., reported. Several people were evaluated by the Prince George's County...

redskins-jets playlist

(photo by Brian Murphy) 1. “Things Ain’t Like They Used to Be” by The Black Keys In many ways, the Washington Redskins’ 34-19 loss to the New York Jets was a perfect representation of the 2011 season. In both instances, the team looked at its best the first time it took the field, gave the fans plenty of [...]

Redskins' Davis, Williams given four-game bans

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The NFL has announced the four-game suspensions for Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis and left tackle Trent Williams for violating the league's substance abuse policy.

Redskins expect word on bans 'within 24 hours'

It was apparently too much to ask. The Washington Redskins just can't seem to get through a season without a major off-the-field distraction.

Junk Drawer: My Redskins Reactions Set to the Power of Song!

My Gleek friend tells me that it’s all about MASHUPS! these days.  That’s right, MASHUPS!! In an attempt to broaden TJB’s demographic, here’s some MASHUPS! in the form of game notes.  Just click the title for the accompanying song. Her Flight Lands at Nine, My Game Just Rewind – Marky Marky give me one more chance, Marky Marky give me one more chance. Seriously, how...

Davis, Williams Suspensions Damage Redskins' Rep

Accountability has been a buzzword thrown around quite a bit in reference to DC sports teams lately. The Capitals couldn’t discover it until it was too late for Bruce Boudreau, and Fred Davis and Trent Williams forgot all about it on Sunday. Following a loss to the New York Jets, Williams and Davis snuck out from FedEx Field before speaking to the media, thus avoiding questions...
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