Running back Chris Thompson is engulfed in a deep competition for the third (and possibly fourth) running back position on the Washington Redskins roster. But he hasn’t been able to compete as of late, nursing an ankle injury that has kept him out of practice since Aug. 10.
After missing Monday’s preseason game vs. the Cleveland Browns, Thompson returned to the field on a limit...
The Washington Redskins have placed runningback/return man Chris Thompson on the injured reserve list. According to coach Mike Shanahan Thompson will have surgery on his labrum in his shoulder. “It’s been something that’s ongoing,” Shanahan said. “It’s gotten a little bit worse.” The main reason Thompson’s value was low heading into this years draft was [...]
Notes from the Skins’ last preseason game. [Hogs Haven, Insider, Keim]
Chris Thompson helped his cause by taking one to the house. [The Insider]
NBC/Comcast Sportsnet misidentified three Redskins in one graphic. [Bog]
The over-reporting of RGIII’s health situation is exhausting for all. [Bog]
The MMQB may not use the term “Redskins” or maybe it will. [TBL]
Nats win 14th of...
Earlier this month, Washington Redskins running back Chris Thompson revealed an interesting tidbit about himself and one of his gameday superstitions. Since high school, the former Florida State star has been keeping a Starburst candy in his sock during games. “I have to have a yellow and a red Starburst, and I eat one before the […]
Marshawn Lynch is pretty well known for his Skittles obsession, but not even he can match Chris Thompson's odd candy cravings.
Thompson, the Redskins' rookie running back, recently explained his longtime gameday ritual, which involves storing a Starburst in his sock for halftime munching.
“I’ve been doing this since high school,” he told Monumental Sports, via...
The Washington Redskins were able to add two more players to their roster on Wednesday by signing fifth round (154th overall) draft choice Chris Thompson and WR Lance Lewis, who was with the team last year during camp, but didn’t...