Found October 24, 2013 on Bush League Chronicle:

Washington Redskins running back Roy Helu is good at two things: football and growing hair. Being good at football has already allowed him to make money in the NFL, however, Helu still wants to capitalize on the impressive mane he has been producing by way of an endorsement deal. Appearing on Redskins Nation with Larry Michael this week, Helu was asked if he was growing his hair in an effort to land a shampoo deal like Troy Polamalu, to which he responded: “That’s not the purpose of growing my hair out,” Helu immediately said. “I want to make sure that I say that. But, you know, if something comes along? Suave? I’m not a Suave user, but I know that they’re pretty affordable, and I want to be marketed to the blue-collar people who can’t afford Head & Shoulders. Suave’s No. 1, you know?” Your move, Suave. Via Washington Post


Beyond the TDs, Roy Helu becoming a big part of Washington offense (Week 7 RB Touches)

Typically when either of Washington’s Shanahans says anything about a running back you take it with a grain of salt, but, a few weeks ago the team indicated that they’d be getting Roy Helu more involved and they’ve done so, to the tune of 22 touches over the past two weeks. This week, Helu rewarded them with three scores. It’s still Alfred Morris‘ backfield (a healthy 19...

Brandon Meriweather’s suspension gets reduced

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network,  the NFL has decided to reduce Brandon Meriweather’s suspension from two games to one.  He’ll now lose $70,000 instead of $140,000. Source: #Redskins S Brandon Meriweather’s two-game suspension has been reduced to one game without pay by hearing officer Ted Cottrell — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) October 23, 2013 I would love to...

4 Redskins Questionable v. Broncos

The Washington Redskins list four players as questionable to play Sunday afternoon in Denver against the 6-1 Broncos. Those four are WR Leonard Hankerson [foot], NT Chris Neild [calf], DE Stephen Bowen [right knee] and S Reed Doughty [concussion]. Doughty is probably the most important person on that list since he is a starting safety […]

Redskins owner Daniel Snyder models Kevin Durant sneakers

It’s not often that we get to talk about Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder here on That NBA Lottery Pick but when we do, we show off a Twitter image of him rocking Kevin Durant sneakers. Check out the below tweet from the Redskins official page of Dan rocking some gold shoes: .@KDTrey5 thanks for the @nike and your #Redskins support. Love the burgundy and gold. – from Dan...

Brandon Meriweather catches a break, supension reduced to one game

The NFL announced Wednesday that Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather's two-game suspension has been cut in half, according to Josh Katzowitz of The NFL came down hard on Meriweather after not only one, but two illegal hits during the Redskins' matchup with the Chicago Bears on Sunday. Meriweather, no stranger to helmet-to-helmet hits, just can...

Washington Redskins may change name to Bravehearts.

Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder has been under serious public pressure recently regarding the name of his team. Many believe that the Redskins name is offensive and despite their history, it must be changed. A report from suggests that Snyder may be giving into the pressure. According to the report, Redskins owner Dan Snyder lives a door away from a wealthy investor...

Stadium won't block Redskins name

Minnesota stadium operators won't create a new policy barring the use of the Washington Redskins name and logo during a game against the Vikings in the Metrodome next month. The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority on Friday denied a request from the American Indian Movement, American Civil Liberties Union and others to block the team's name from being used on materials...

Hankerson sidelined with foot injury

Washington Redskins receiver Leonard Hankerson did not practice Wednesday after hurting his foot playing with his kids on Tuesday coach Mike Shanahan said. He did not go into detail on the severity of the injury. Nor is it known whether Hankerson will return to practice Thursday. If Hankerson can't play Josh Morgan would return to the lineup as the starting Z receiver. Neither...

Detective: Suspect in Taylor's death admitted to breaking in

MIAMI (AP) --A man on trial in the slaying of Washington Redskins star safety Sean Taylor admitted to breaking into the NFL player's home, kicking down the bedroom door and shooting Taylor, and drew a detailed diagram of the house, labeling himself as the shooter, a Miami-Dade police detective testified Thursday.Defendant Eric Rivera wasn't handcuffed but came willingly to...

Redskins Music: Work Hard by Black Boo Week 8

Work Hard Local DC artist “Black Boo” of Mambo Sauce brings us his Redskins song for week eight. It’s titled “Work Hard”.

Speculation building that Washington Redskins could change name to Washington Bravehearts

By now, I’m sure you are all at least somewhat familiar with the controversy surrounding the Washington Redskins and their team name. There has been increasing pressure on the team and owner Dan Snyder to change the name, with many people feeling strongly about the word “Redskins” being a racist term. Snyder recently insisted that […]

Caption that Photo: Dan Snyder Modeling Kevin Durant’s Sneakers

This is funny to me. Here is the official tweet about it from the Redskins: .@KDTrey5 thanks for the @nike and your #Redskins support. Love the burgundy and gold. – from Dan Snyder #HTTR — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) October 24, 2013

Photo: Dan Snyder hilariously approves of new Kevin Durant shoes

Want to see billionaire Washington owner Dan Snyder giving an awkward thumbs up over a new pair of shoes? We thought so.

Former Patriots Safety Brandon Meriweather Gets Suspension Reduced to One Game, Will Still Lose $70,000

If the NFL is trying to teach Brandon Meriweather a lesson, they’re not doing a very good job. Meriweather, who was suspended two games on Monday for his continued reckless abandon out on the field, had his suspension reduced to just one game after going through the league appeals process on Wednesday. The Redskins safety will have to miss Sunday’s game against the Broncos and...

Start/Sit Week 8

START   QB: Robert Griffin III at DEN – While rushing for 161 yards over his past two games, Robert Griffin III has helped solidify the belief that “he’s back.” Rushing for 55.1 yards per game last season, RGIII finished as the No. 5 fantasy quarterback – despite missing a game. Facing a Broncos defense that is allowing the most fantasy points per game to opposing quarterbacks...
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