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(By Ron Green Jr., firstname.lastname@example.org) Panthers receiver Steve Smith and Washington Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall go way back.Back to Hall calling a touchdown reception Smith made against him when he played for Atlanta in 2005 "a fluke play."
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The Redskins hit the practice field Wednesday morning for a walk-through and for the first time since 2007, John Beck was slated to be their starter in a regular season game.
“Definitely excited,” Beck said. “There’s been a lot of hard work that’s gone into this. You never know when your opportunity is going to come. You always got to stay ready. I’ve tried to do that...
His left hand is wrapped. Hospital bracelets are still on his right wrist. And his cell phone holds photos that feature a shattered bone, and his post-surgery finger filled with stitches. Tight end Chris Cooley was back in the Redskins’ locker room Friday but says he’s at least four weeks away from playing again.
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The Washington Redskins on Sunday will have a new starting quarterback when they take on the host Panthers, but Carolina Coach Ron Rivera said the switch won’t throw a wrench into his team’s game planning.
“It’s not very hard. Truthfully, you really don’t prepare for the individual as much as you prepare for what they do offensively,” Rivera said. “… If you sit there...
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Via an interview on BroBible.com [Editor's Note: potentially NSFW], Redskins running back Tim Hightower discusses his secret weapon to getting back out on the field.
Hightower typically sports a clean-shaven look, plus a triumphant mustache on gamedays. But catch him in the middle of the week when he’s working to improve, and it’s a different story...
Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan said safety Oshiomogho Atogwe (knee) and cornerback Byron Westbrook (hamstring) both sat out practice with injuries.
Atogwe said he injured his knee in last Sunday’s game, and that he hopes to practice Friday, but doesn’t know for sure if he can play this week.
Safety Kareem Moore has yet to be activated off the physically unable to perform list...
Panthers coach Ron Rivera expressed concern last week about the hits his rookie quarterback was taking in the running game.
But Cam Newton, whose 46 carries are second on the team, does not share those concerns.
“I don't take hits. That concern wasn't brought to my attention,” Newton said today. “When people see me play, of course, I have the ability to run. I don&...
1. Will John Beck protect the ball? Rex Grossman's 11 turnovers are the biggest reason why Beck will start Sunday. They're also a contributing factor to the offense's 15.3-point average over the past three games. Beck must make better decisions and sharper throws than Grossman did. 2. How will Beck's ...
Our staff posts predictions before each Skins game, and you’re encouraged to do the same. Whichever reader comes closest to the outcome (winner plus score) gets to publish whatever they want. Speaking of, JGP won last week by predicting Eagles, 23-13. Hit me up with your guest post, JGP!
JP Finlay: Redskins, 28-26
After the Eagles game, the overwhelming sentiment in D.C. is that...
As the Panthers try to dig out of a 1-5 hole, even though they’re competitive each week, they’ll have to do it without right tackle Jeff Otah. A first-round pick in 2008, Otah has been placed on injured reserve for the third time in four years. Steve Reed of CarolinaGrowl.com reports that the team made…
(By Joseph Person and Ron Green Jr., email@example.com) Since becoming a starter, Panthers tailback DeAngelo Williams has never finished with fewer than 200 carries over a full season.This year Williams is on pace for 155.