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The Washington Redskins suffered a tough loss at home to the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday but one bright spot from the game was no doubt the rooke running back in Alfred Morris. Morris was able to crack the 100 yard barrier for the second consecutive week as he picked up 115 yards on 18 carries. Through five game this year the rookie from Florida Atlantic has been able to show that he is without a doubt one of the best running backs in the National Football League. Alfred Morris has shown a running style of a hard charging, legs moving back that has some people looking at him as being one of the best backs of the future.… Read more
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Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III had to be taken to the locker room after the below massive hit by Sean Weatherspoon which you can see HERE. As soon as he went into the locker room you could just feel the wind go out of the sails of Redskins’ nation. However, just minutes later in the game Kirk Cousins who came in to play QB threw a 77-yard TD pass to Santana Moss to...
Redskins Set To Release K Billy Cundiff, Replaced By Kai Forbath -The Redskins will reportedly release K Billy Cundiff after signing Kai Forbath on Tuesday. Credit the Ravens for breaking camp with the untested Justin Tucker over Cundiff, who has struggled with consistency for the majority of his nine-year career. Cundiff’s booming leg may get him another shot, but it’s fair...
The Redskins' running back Ryan Grant will be active for Week 5, but you can't expect mush in the way of production.Fantasy Spin:Grant will play a backup role to Alfred Morris who has been a great fantasy option this season. That doesn't figure to change.
Former Pro-Bowl kicker Billy Cundiff, who quickly signed with the Washington Redskins one day after being released by the Baltimore Ravens, has been cut, according to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun.Fantasy Spin:Cundiff was 7-for-12 this season, but missed two kicks inside 40 yards. The Redskins worked out three kickers on Monday and will apparently sign former UCLA kicker Kai...
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Alfred Morris -- He ran well early and kept the Redskins in the game by getting them out of bad field position and consistently moving the chains enough to put the Falcons in bad field position throughout the first half. Morris finished with 115 yards on 19 carries [6.1 ypc]. That's the rookie's second straight game...
Opponent: Washington Redskins
Where: FedEx Field, Landover, Md.
Time: 1 p.m.
Point Spread (Danny Sheridan's odds as published in USA Today): Atlanta is favored by 3 with an over of 52.
Key Offensive Match-up: The Redskins have three injured defensive starters: pass-rushing outside linebacker Brian Orakpo, a two-time Pro-Bowler, and defensive tackle Adam Carriker, both of...
Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III claimed, after a wild comeback win in Tampa last week, that he lost communication during the game-winning drive and could not hear the plays being called in from the sidelines. The Redskins did not ask the league to formally investigate the matter, and made no claims against the Buccaneers. According to a league source, Griffin's...
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III left Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons in the third quarter after being hit in the helmet on a sack.
Griffin was slammed into by Falcons linebacker Sean Weatherspoon’s side with six minutes left in the third quarter. Washington said that Griffin was “shaken up” and a return was “questionable.”
As Griffin stayed...
Robert Griffin III left the Washington Redskins game in the third quarter against the Atlana Falcons on Sunday after taking a hit to his head.
The Redskins did a better job overall protecting Robert Griffin III to start Sunday's game with a conservative a gameplan but he didn't do a great job protecting himself on a third quarter play.
Griffin was shaken up after improvising...
WR Brandon Banks (Hip)
WR Pierre Garcon (Foot)
CB DeAngelo Hall (Illness)
WR Aldrick Robinson (Head)
OT Trent Williams (Knee)
Questionable, likely to play
Questionable, game time decision
RB Evan Royster (Knee)
CB Cedric Griffin (Hamstring)
S Brandon Meriweather (Knee)
Washington quarterback rookie Robert Griffin III walked to the locker room after taking a hit from Falcons LB Sean Weatherspoon in the third quarter. He was being checked for a concussion.Fantasy Spin:Griffin's return is questionable. He's been a top-tier fantasy quarterback over the first four games. Kirk Cousins, another rookie, took over controls of the Redskins offense.
Injured Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather will be sidelined for an estimated four additional weeks after the latest setback to his injured left knee, Coach Mike Shanahan said Monday.
Id say its going to take Brandon in the area of four weeks before he comes back, Shanahan said. Thats just guessing. Thats what our doctors think right now, looking at his...
WWE Superstar Titus O’Neil, one half of the Prime Time Players, joined Washington Redskins defensive end Adam Carriker and weight loss champion Chuck Carroll on 4th & Pain.The SmackDown Superstar talked about chasing the tag team gold in the WWE Tag Team Championship No. 1 Contenders’ Tournament. He also talked playing football at the University of Florida, returning from...
According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Washington Redskins are working out at least three kickers.
Olindo Mare, Josh Brown and Kai Forbath have all been brought in and the Redskins are also looking for a long snapper.
LANDOVER, Md. -- The Atlanta Falcons arrived at FedEx Field as the NFC's only unbeaten team and left with that same distinction. They knocked Washington Redskins hot-shot rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III out of the game. They overcame two turnovers to take the lead in the fourth quarter, but gave it back before rallying to beat the Redskins 24-17 on Michael Turner'...