Posted December 18, 2011 on AP on Fox
The Washington Redskins made a lineup change for Sunday's game against the New York Giants, starting Willie Smith at left tackle for Sean Locklear. Smith, who had been splitting snaps in practice this week, will go against Giants right end Jason Pierre-Paul, the NFC defensive player of the week. Tyler Polumbus gets his second straight start at right tackle for the injured Jammal Brown. Reed Doughty starts for the third straight week at strong safety with LaRon Landy now on injured reserve. The Giants didn't have much to do after ruling out defensive end Osi Umenyiora, center David Baas, tight end Travis Beckum, linebacker Mark Herzlich and cornerback Derrick Martin on Friday. Defensive tackle Jimmy Kennedy and offensive tackle James Brewer also are inactivate.

Give Blood, Get Free Redskins Tickets!

Click to view slideshow. The Red Cross and the Redskins are hosting a blood drive at Life Time Fitness in Centreville, Va. on Wed., Dec. 21st from 9 a.m.– 4 p.m. All participants will get one free ticket to the Redskins-Vikings game this Saturday, Dec. 24th!  There will also be special appearances by legendary Redskins Gary Clark and Ravin Caldwell, and a visit by two Redskins...

Ryan Kerrigan increases team-leading sack tally

Washington Redskins rookie outside linebacker Ryan Kerrigan added to his team lead in sacks and ended a two-game drought by dropping Giants quarterback Eli Manning for a 13-yard loss in the fourth quarter of his team’s 23-10 victory Sunday. Washington’s first-round pick out of Purdue, the 6-foot-4, 267-pound Kerrigan now leads the Redskins with 7.5 sacks. He sack against the...

Gameday Q&A: Sav Rocca chasing championship dream in second pro career

After going through three different punters during the 2010 season, the Washington Redskins found some much-needed stability this year with the acquisition of free agent Sav Rocca. The 38-year-old Australian has recorded 26 punts inside the 20-yard-line and only one touchback this season, which ties him for first in the NFC and second in the NFL. Read full article >>

Redskins outplay Giants but at what cost?

Will RG3 drop to the Redskins?<img class="size-medium wp-image-7003" ... [visit site to read more] Redskins outplay Giants but at what cost? - Riggo's Rag - Riggo's Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Fletcher puts a huge hit on Giants TE

I must’ve missed this while flipping to the end of Chiefs-Packers, but here’s London Fletcher squaring up Giants TE Bear Pascoe, who weighs 283 lb. (Thanks to Mr. Irrelevant reader brendan for the heads up.)

This Ole Fart Thinks: Redskins vs Giants

No Akh this next couple of weeks ??  No problem !  The Old Man steps up his game with an early column Can you say 7-9?  Yup, that is exactly what I see coming down the pike for us.  What a strange season that would make it.  3-1 start, 3-1 finish.  Major cycling the bowl the remainder of the year.  The plain truth, however, is that we played a lot of tough close games and...

Redskins WR Moss in trouble with IRS

Washington Redskins receiver Santana Moss is in hot water with the IRS. According to the Detroit News, the IRS filed a tax lien claiming that Moss owes $258,000 in taxes related to his 2006 earnings. Moss, 32, earned $1.9 million that year.

Redskins-Giants: Five observations

The Redskins pulled off a surprise victory over the New York Giants Sunday, winning 23-10 in a game that wasn’t as close as the final score or statistics indicated. The Redskins improved to 5-9 on the year as they dropped the Giants to 7-7 and muddled New York’s playoff chances. It was one of the most convincing wins the Redskins have recorded since Mike Shanahan took over last...

DALY: Young Redskins team still must get younger

ANALYSIS/OPINION: A six-game losing streak in the NFL can be like getting caught in a tornado. There's no telling what might get carried off in the whirlwind — the quarterback, the coach, a coordinator, even a blocking sled. To their credit, the Washington Redskins have emerged from their Six Weeks ...

Strong finish can build momentum for Redskins

Santana Moss fastened the buttons on his red-and-green plaid shirt inside the MetLife Stadium visitor's locker room late Sunday afternoon and let the holiday spirit take over. "I saw mommy kissing Saaaaantaaaaaa!!" he belted out, hitting maybe one correct note. His song blended into the buzz in the air, an ...

Redskins hand Giants devastating loss at home

Rex Grossman threw a touchdown pass, and the Washington Redskins put a hurt on the New York Giants and their playoff hopes with a 23-10 victory on Sunday.

InReeseWeTrust: New York Giants vs. Washington Redskins Week 15 Game Preview

Washington Redskins (4-9) at New York Giants (7-6), Sundayat 1pm in the MeadowlandsBy Ben Kelly - 12/17/11What happened last week?The Redskins nearly knocked of the Patriots in Washingtonlast week before a last-second interception swung through the hands of receiverSantana Moss and into Jerod Mayo’s open arms, halting the comeback. The ‘Skins losttwo three...

Redskins 23, Giants 10: Week 15 Section

In Week 15, the Washington Redskins visited the New York Giants and appeared to be the team playing for a playoff spot. The defense flustered Giants quarterback Eli Manning all day, intercepting him three times as his receivers made a number of key drops. The offense also made enough plays ...
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