For the second straight week the Redskins gave up a huge pass for a touchdown. And for the second straight week the blunt of the blame is on safety Bacarri Rambo. DeAngelo Hall slipped on the play, but Rambo was late to pick up Jaguars tight end Marcedes Lewis. Rambo was caught looking at quarterback Chad Henne’s eyes. When he picked up the fact that Lewis had broken free from...
Duke Ihenacho is Ready to Contribute For Redskins The Washington Redskins got an unexpected boost when they were able to claim safety Duke Ihenacho off waivers following his release from the Denver Broncos. Ihenacho (6-foot-1, 207-pounds) got plenty of game experience for the Broncos last season and once he fully learns the playbook, he will get [...]
Redskins head coach Jay Gruden put an end to the speculation at who will start at strong safety, naming second-year pro Bacarri Rambo the starter vs. the Texans. Rambo had been penciled in as the starter following the two-game suspension of Brandon Meriweather, when the Redskins claimed Duke Ihenacho off waivers from the Denver Broncos on Sunday. Gruden left room for doubt of Rambo’s...
This isn’t where Duke Ihenacho figured he would open the season. He anticipated another run in Denver, even after the Broncos signed a big-name free agent and even after the Broncos returned another former starter at his position.
Now Ihenacho is learning a new defense and trying to figure out a way to make an impact with his new team. The Washington Redskins claimed Ihenacho...
Redskins Hand out new Jersey Numbers The Washington Redskins finalized their 2014-15 53-man roster this past weekend. In the process, the players who were wearing duplicate numbers that made the team needed something new. Monday the Redskins issued those new numbers. Newly signed safety Duke Ihenacho, will wear No. 35. The 35 was worn previously [...]
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) The Washington Redskins have claimed Super Bowl starting safety Duke Ihenacho off waivers from the Denver Broncos.
The Redskins added Ihenacho on Sunday, a day after he was let go by the Broncos.
Ihenacho started all but one game for Denver last season and made nine tackles in the Super Bowl loss to the Seattle Seahawks, but the third-year player was the odd man...
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Sunday, Brian McNally of Washington.CBSLocal.com reported that Washington claimed strong safety Duke Ihenacho off waivers from the Denver Broncos.
Ihenacho (6′, 212 lbs) starts his third year in the NFL after his college career at San Jose State. Last season with the Broncos, he started 14 games. Ihenacho tallied 67 tackles, assisted on 22 other tackles...
Redskins Claim Former Broncos Safety Duke Ihenacho The Washington Redskins claimed former Denver Broncos safety Duke Ihenacho (6-1, 207 pounds) off waivers on Sunday. A third-year pro, Ihenacho started 14 regular season games a year ago, he also started three games in the post-season. For the year he registered 73 tackles, three forced fumbles and [...]
The Washington Redskins have claimed safety Duke Ihenacho off waivers from the Denver Broncos. With a 3-13 record last season, Washington has second waiver priority and snatched up Ihenacho relatively quickly.
With Brandon Merriweather set to start the first two games on suspension, the addition of Ihenacho is a big deal for the Redskins. He is not an All Pro safety, but he is...
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What do NFL players do during the offseason?
Some play in golf tournaments, others travel, but a select few stay on the grind.
Duke Ihenacho, second-year safety of the Denver Broncos, is one that works out early and often, even now, in late February.
This tweet, from Ihenacho this morning:
I like when I come to workout and people say "damn you're here early". I'...