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Camp Preview: New blood on the Washington Redskins’ defensive line

The Redskins are expecting a bump in production from their defensive line this year, specifically in terms of pass rush. To help facilitate this, they’re switching to a 1-gap penetrating system, allowing the line and linebackers to rush more freely without having to worry as much about keeping containment as they have in the past. The addition of Jason Hatcher, from the Dallas...
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July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins re-sign DL Chris Baker to 3-yr, $12M deal

The Washington Redskins have re-signed defensive lineman Chris Baker to a three-year contract with $12 million. The deal announced Thursday includes $4 million of guaranteed money. Baker has spent two seasons with the Redskins, playing in 29 games. He started the final three games last season after Stephen Bowen was sidelined with a knee injury. Baker has played both tackle and...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins sign Chris Baker to an extension

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; According to Chris Russell of ESPN 980,  the Washington Redskins have re-signed defensive lineman Chris Baker to an extension. From what I've heard…it's a three-year deal worth 12 million, with a guarantee of about 4 million to retain him. Was a must. #Redskins — Chris Russell...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Re-Sign DL Chris Baker

The Washington Redskins announced that they have re-signed defensive lineman Chris Baker on Thursday. Chris Russell reports that Baker will receive a three-year deal worth $12 million and $4 million guaranteed. Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett singled Baker out as an offseason priority for the team, so it’s not all that surprising that they were able to get a deal...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins begin contract talks with Chris Baker

According to a CSNWashington report the Redskins have opened contract discussions with DL Chris Baker. Baker was mentioned by name as a priority free agent by DC Jim Haslett. Baker started the last three games of the season at DE with injuries to Adam Carriker and Stephen Bowen, and played well. Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Redskins begin...
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February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Redskins Discussing An Extension With DL Chris Baker

Tarik El-Bashir of CSNWashington reports the Redskins recently started talks with DL Chris Baker regarding a long-term contract. In recent days, the Redskins have reportedly spoken with a number of free agent defensive players including OLB Brian Orakpo, ILB Perry Riley and CB DeAngelo Hall. El-Bashir adds that Baker was one of the players singled out by defensive coordinator...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Baker celebrates a false start with phenomenal high step

After the Cowboys committed a false start on a crucial 4th and 2 in the fourth quarter Sunday versus the Redskins, Washington lineman Chris Baker celebrated with a fantastic high step as the referee made the call. As far as penalty flag celebrations go, this is up there with the best of ‘em. [Guyism] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Baker to IR; Richard Quinn signed

The Washington Redskins have placed nose tackle Chris Baker on injured reserve with a quad injury only a week after promoting him from the practice squad, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed. The team also signed tight end Richard Quinn o the 53-man roster. Baker spent the entire season on the practice squad before he was promoted Dec. 6. The next day he pulled up...
Via Redskins Insider
December 13, 2011  |  Discuss

Chris Baker, Cole Pemberton eager for opportunities

After 13 weeks on the Washington Redskins’ practice squad, nose tackle Chris Baker finally received the news he had waited for Tuesday, when team officials decided to promote him to the 53-man roster. “It’s a great opportunity. There’s still a lot of season left,” the 6-foot-2, 329-pound Hampton University product said Wednesday. “I’ve always believed in myself that...
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December 07, 2011  |  Discuss

Redskins promote NT Chris Baker to 53-man roster

The Washington Redskins have promoted nose tackle Chris Baker from the practice squad to the 53-man roster, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed. A third-year player out of Hampton University, the 6-foot-2, 329-pound Baker had spent the entire season on the practice squad. He previously appeared in a game for the Denver Broncos in 2009 and one game for the Miami Dolphins...
Via Redskins Insider
December 06, 2011  |  Discuss
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