Found September 26, 2012 on Fantasy Football Champs:
Redskins running back Roy Helu has been placed on the injured reserve with a leg/toe injury.Fantasy Spin:The Redskins running back situation has become much clearer since the beginning of training camp. Gone are Tim Hightower and Helu. Evan Royster is hurting and Alfred Morris has run well for the past month. Even with the signing of free agent Ryan Grant, the tailback job belong to Morris until he plays himself out of it.

Redskins sign CB Jones, waive Butler

Cornerback David Jones was signed by the Redskins, who waived/injured Crezdon Butler. Washington also signed defensive lineman Chigbo Anunoby to the practice squad and released defensive lineman Delvin Johnson. Jones signed with the Redskins on July 24, but was released Aug. 31 after totaling eight tackles and three passes defensed during the preseason. Butler suffered a hamstring...

Roy Helu to IR, Alfred Morris up for Rookie of the Week

The Washington Redskins placed second year running back Roy Helu on Injured Reserve the result of nagging Achilles injuries and recent turf toe problems. Zac Boyer of The Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star broke the story. The move creates roster room for RB Ryan Grant. The Redskins had interest in Grant before training camp, but the moment passed. Grant was working out for the Chicago...

Can Washington Redskins stay in the east race

Washington, DC. One of the bigger surprises two weeks into the NFL season has to be the transformation that the Washington Redskins have seemed to go through. Gone are the second string QB’s who masqueraded as starters in Washington for so many years, as the second overall pick from Baylor is now putting on quite a show. Robert Griffin III has been sensational so far, as...

Ryan Grant Signs With Redskins

The Redskins have agreed to terms with free agent running back Ryan Grant.Fantasy Spin:Grant will play a backup role to Alfred Morris for the time being while Roy Helu and Evan Royster deal with injuries. Just the usual Mike Shanahan's shenanigans we as Fantasy Football managers have to deal with. Grant may not seem to have much value now, but remember Shanahan changes his mind...

'Skins sign RB Grant; Helu Jr. on IR

Ryan Grant had finished a workout and was close to signing a deal with the Chicago Bears when the Washington Redskins called with an offer he liked better. ''I was on my way to do a physical in Chicago,'' Grant said. ''Agreed to Washington. Told the driver to turn around and take me to the airport.'' Grant arrived late Tuesday and signed with the...

Redskins place Roy Helu on IR, sign Ryan Grant

The Washington Redskins have officially signed free agent running back Ryan Grant and have placed Roy Helu Jr. on injured reserve. Helu has been battling a turf toe injury and clearly felt like it was better for him to go on IR so they could sign Grant since he’s healthy and ready to contribute.

Man pleads guilty to extorting Redskins QB Griffin

A former Baylor basketball player has pleaded guilty to threatening to release damaging information about Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III unless he was paid $1 million. The U.S. attorney's office says Richard Khamir Hurd pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court in Waco. Prosecutors say Hurd contacted one of Griffin's agents in June with a demand of $1...

Pierre Garcon practiced on a limited basis

According to Grant Paulsen of 106.7 The Fan in D.C., Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon (foot) was limited in today’s practice along with safety Brandon Meriweather (knee), Evan Royster (knee) and Brandon Banks (hip). The Redskins could use Garcon back this week as they get ready to face off against a pretty good Buccaneers team.

Pierre Garcon Limited Thursday

Redskins receiver Pierre Garcon (foot) was limited in Thursday's practice.Fantasy Spin:Garcon missed the last two games with a foot injury and his status is uncertain for Week 4. Leonard Hankerson will start again if Garcon is out.

Ryan Grant agrees to terms with the Redskins

According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Washington Redskins and free agent running back Ryan Grant have agreed to terms on a deal. Grant has been talking with multiple teams and was in Chicago today working out for the Bears when he got the word that he’ll be joining the Redskins.

Kyle Shanahan fined $25K by the NFL

According to Ian Rapoport of, the NFL has fined Washington Redskins offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan $25,000 for berating a replacement official after Sunday’s loss to the Bengals. The NFL has to continue to crack down on coaches verbally attacking the replacement offcials or else things could get out of hand.  
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