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In the fourth round of the 2013 NFL Draft, the Washington Redskins selected Phillip Thomas, a strong safety from Fresno State. The Redskins had already drafted a cornerback with their first pick in the second round with David Amerson from North Carolina State. It was obvious the team would focus on the defensive backfield and they certainly did. The third round had the ‘Skins go offense with the TE Jordan Reed from Florida, but their next pick was DB and that was in the form of the 119th overall pick in Phillip Thomas... Read more

Redskins making a minor change to their uniforms in 2013

According to the Washington Post, the Redskins will remove the white from the collar of their road jerseys and instead the entire collar will be burgundy. I personally liked the dual-color collar look.  I guess a lot of people don’t agree with me since they’re changing the look.   Need NFL Tickets? The post Redskins making a minor change to their uniforms in 2013 appeared...

Can Ryan Kerrigan and Brian Orakpo Become The Best Pass Rush Duo In The NFL?

In order for the Redskins defense to take that next step as a unit and make Washington a contender, Brian Orakpo and Ryan Kerrigan must become one of the best pass rushing duos in the NFL.  Obviously, when we invested two first round picks on these players we expected for them to bring us a dominant pass rush. These two are going to be the keys to this defense performing up to the...

Redskins Sign top Draft Pick David Amerson

The Washington Redskins announced Friday that they have signed 2013 second-round draft pick cornerback David Amerson (51st overall). Terms of the deal were not disclosed....

Redskins Sign DB David Amerson And DB Phillip Thomas

The Washington Redskins have agreed to a contract with two of their 2013 NFL draft picks, signing defensive backs David Amerson and Phillip Thomas. Both received four-year deals. Amerson, their second-round pick, has a solid shot at making an impact in 2013 where as fourth-rounder Thomas will have to prove he belongs and most likely will see some time at special teams. He has solid...

Father: Robert Griffin III’s recovery going ‘extremely well’

Robert Griffin III is on record as saying his goal is to play in Week 1's tilt against the Eagles. That goal is still well within reach, says RG2. The father of the Redskins' franchise quarterback told USA Today that his son is doing "extremely well" in his recovery from offseason knee reconstruction surgery. "Robert is doing extremely well as far as the...

FedEx Field Will be Installing OSU Developed Turfgrass ‘Latitude 36′

When the Washington Redskins open their home season this fall, they will do so on a new playing surface sodded with an award-winning turf of bermudagrass created by researchers at Oklahoma State University. The team announced in April it will install OSU’s Latitude 36 at FedEx Field in J...

Washington Redskins: A Look at Their 2013 Rookie Class

After giving up their first round pick this season for the rights to the second overall pick they had last season when they selected Robert Griffin III, the Washington Redskins showed up late to the draft.Here are the seven draft picks and 12 rookie free agents that owner Daniel Snyder and head coach Mike Shanahan selected to boost their NFC East champion team from a season ago.Draft...

Redskins sign 2nd rounder Dave Amerson

The Washington Redskins announced today that they signed second round pick, cornerback Dave Amerson. #Redskins top draft pick CB @davidamerson1 (51st overall) signs his rookie contract today: #HTTR… — Redskins (@Redskins) May 17, 2013 Amerson is a nice addition to the Skins defense.  They certainly need to get younger in the secondary.   Need NFL...

Robert Griffin III has been throwing a football since late April

According to Jim Corbett of USA Today Sports, Robert Griffin III’s father says his son is still ahead of schedule with his rehab and has been throwing a football since late April. “Robert is doing extremely well as far as the timetable,” Robert Griffin II sald. “He’s been doing a lot over time, he never stops. “He was throwing some prior to the draft. Everything seems...

Robert Griffin III: Bouncing Back From an ACL Tear

I was thinking about Robert Griffin III the other day, with all the hoopla surrounding his jumping jacks and bouncing around at a recent team event. Made me think about what to expect from him this season, whether he’s going to lean more towards Adrian Peterson or a guy like Deuce McCalister. It’s obviously impossible to say at this point, but here’s my post from early...

RGIII’s rehab of torn ACL ahead of schedule, according to father

The father of superstar Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III believes his son is way ahead of schedule in terms of rehabbing from his torn ACL.

RG3, Colin Kaepernick Inspire New Playmaking Feature For ‘Madden 25″

Colin Kaepernick and Robert Griffin III are the new wave of NFL quarterback, what most franchises desire at the position.  The two men can now pat themselves on the back for inspiring a new feature in the great Madden video game series. Madden NFL 25, comes out on August 27, so take the day off, or get your call out excuse ready now. EA Sports and the Madden staff have added a new...
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