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Ex-Redskin London Fletcher blasts Jim Haslett

As one of the most underrated players in league history, former Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher was seen as a true leader on the Skins’ teams he played for from 2007 until he retired following last season. He also played under current Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett for four seasons in Washington. So to say that Fletcher has a working knowledge of his...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Tracy Porter agrees to terms with Redskins

The Washington Redskins have been searching for some defensive secondary help in free agency this offseason, and it looks like they have finally signed someone. According to reports, the Redskins have agreed to terms with former Oakland Raiders cornerback Tracy Porter. Porter came up with a fairly solid season for the Raiders last year, and will add some playmaking ability to the...
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March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Redskins to franchise Brian Orakpo

The Washington Redskins will use their franchise tag on Brian Orakpo if the team is unable to reach a long-term deal with the linebacker prior to Monday’s 4 p.m. ET deadline, reports ESPN NFL Insider Ed Werder. If the Redskins use their franchise tag on Orakpo, he would be paid just under $11.5 million for one season. Head coach Jay Gruden said last week that retaining Orakpo...
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March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

London Fletcher surprised with huge retirement cake

They say you can't have your cake and eat it, too. Apparently, that rule doesn't apply to London Fletcher. Fletcher, who recently retired after 16 seasons, was surprised by his Redskins teammates with a spectacular cake that commentates his time in the NFL. Fletcher began his career in St. Louis, played five years in Buffalo, and spent his final seven seasons in Washington...
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January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

London Fletcher played in 256 straight games Sunday which is the most ever for a linebacker

The game might have been the last for Redskins linebacker London Fletcher, who said he is 99 percent sure his 16-year career will end this season. He played in all 256 games in his career, starting the last 215, an NFL record for linebackers. “It’s bittersweet,”Fletcher said. “To have done something for 16 years, I […]
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December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

London Fletcher sporting custom cleats for his final game

Although Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher hasn’t officially called it quits, telling ESPN that he is leaving the door open, today could quite possibly be the iron man of footballs last game. Fletcher, who will suit up today versus the New York Giants, will play in his 256th straight game. An amazing feat given the ferociousness of the NFL and the third longest streak...
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December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

From the OAC to the NFL, London Fletcher is Ready to Hang ‘Em Up

Photo is courtesy of USA Today Sports Images/ Written by: Curt Ashcraft (@cashcraft740) Edited by: Matt Shock (@shockwave_music) Follow us on Twitter! @OS_Report Just like all of you out there, we here at ‘Our Sports Report’ have our own blogs that we follow on a daily basis for the latest in sports and life happenings. One of my favorite sports blogs...
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December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins’ London Fletcher: ’99 percent certain’ he’ll retire

Washington Redskins linebacker London Flethcher says three’s a “99 percent” chance he’ll retire at the end of the season. Fletcher announced Wednesday that Sunday’s game against the Dallas Cowboys will likely be his final home game in the NFL. “I wanted to look at this opportunity to let the fan know that this will more than likely be mast last year in the National...
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December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins Big News was London Fletcher will retire after this season

Today in a press conference, London Fletcher announced that he is retiring at the end of the year. @ZacBoyer: London Fletcher: “This will more than likely be my last season in the National Football League.” @MarkMaske: Fletcher says he wanted to have a chance to say goodbye to the fans. He says he’s “99 percent […]
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December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

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