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Atlanta Falcons: Three most intriguing positional battles

With training camp starting in two weeks for the Atlanta Falcons, head coach Mike Smith will get the opportunity to put his players through a series of drills, tough training and quality workouts to see who fits best on the team. After going 4-12 a year ago, look for the Atlanta Falcons to restore its position as a high caliber team in the NFC South division. However, in the meantime...
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Get to know your newest Falcons: Josh Wilson and Dwight Lowery

The Falcons continue to fill in the holes in the backfield, noted that fixing the defense was one of the team’s biggest concerns going into the offseason. In addition to signing Javier Arenas, the cornerback out of the University of Alabama, earlier in free agency, the Falcons have added more depth and more experience to the secondary having agreed to terms with veteran cornerback...
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April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins save $2 million by restructuring Josh Wilson’s contract

According to Zac Boyer of The Free Lance-Star, the Washington Redskins will save $2 million under the salary cap after restructuring cornerback Josh Wilson’s contract. Wilson, 28, originally was set to count for $5.33 million against the cap in 2013, the final season of a three-year contract. With the restructure, he’ll make a base salary of just $2 million and can make up to...
Via Pro Football Zone
April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Josh Wilson Takes Pay Cut, Says “We’re Here to win Championships & Sacrifices Have to be Made”

Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Wilson has taken a 2 million dollar pay cut on his contract. His cap hit now has dropped to $3.3 million a year....
April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins May Offer CB Josh Wilson New Contract

CSN Washington is reporting that the Redskins CB Josh Wilson could be in line for a new contract this offseason. Wilson will be in the last year of his contract in 2013 and is set to make $3.9 million. He carries a $5.33 million cap hit, so Washington may want to ease some of the pressure pertaining to their salary cap by getting a new deal done with Wilson. It wasn’t a great year...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
January 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Josh Wilson ready to play former team

According to Brian Tinsman of, cornerback Josh Wilson is ready to ‘ball’ this weekend, against the team that drafted him in 2007.“We just went out there and balled,” he said in the locker room after Sunday’s game. “We’ve been playing like this for the last seven weeks. We knew we had to win eleven in a row to be able to accomplish our goal and we’re doing...
Via Pro Football Zone
January 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Josh Wilson passes concussion test, practices fully

Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said cornerback Josh Wilson practiced fully on Tuesday, two days after suffering a blow to the head that left him dizzy late in Washington’s 23-10 victory over the New York Giants. Wilson -- who recorded an interception, four tackles and three pass breakups – didn’t finish the game. On Tuesday, Wilson was tested for concussion-like symptoms. But...
Via Redskins Insider
December 20, 2011  |  Discuss

Wilson On Seattle, Seattle On Wilson

AP Image Wilson on Seattle: Although his off-season signing with Washington brought him home, Redskins cornerback Josh Wilson returns to his ‘home away from home’ in Seattle this weekend. Wilson, a second round draft pick to the Seahawks in 2007, sat down with “The John Thompson Show” on ESPN 980 to discuss his time in Seattle.  The first thing he discussed was the absurd...
Via Redskins Blog
November 26, 2011  |  Discuss

Josh Wilson Back To Serving Food To Fans

AP Image The go-to line for players volunteering for a good cause, is that they are “giving back to the community.”  But because players are from all over the country (and Canada and Australia), not many can say that they’re truly giving back to their own community. And then there’s DMV native, Redskins cornerback Josh Wilson, who helped organize food for today’s “Harris...
Via Redskins Blog
November 22, 2011  |  Discuss

Josh Wilson’s Fairfax County Police Hat

Redskins cornerback Josh Wilson is a child of Redskins Nation, and a DMV native who has come home to roost in Washington.  So while most players will either wear Redskins apparel (Oshiomogho Atogwe conducts all interviews in a Redskins cap), or baseball/football/college caps, Wilson always sports his Fairfax County Police hat for interviews. I finally caught up with him today to...
Via Redskins Blog
November 18, 2011  |  Discuss
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