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Redskins Position Previews: Special Teams

Today we conclude our annual preview of every position on the Washington Redskins for training camp on July 30. Today, we cover special teams. Previous in this series: Quarterback // Running Back // Wide Receiver // Tight End // Center // Guard // Offensive Tackle // Nose Tackle // Defensive End // Inside Linebacker // Outside Linebacker // Cornerback // Safety // ON THE ROSTER NOW...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Redskins player ticked off to first learn of RGIII benching from ESPN -- not Redskins

At around 11:25 p.m. Tuesday night, Washington Redskins snapper Nick Sundberg discovered that the team would bench quarterback Robert Griffin III in favor of Colt McCoy on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts. But Sundberg learned about the quarterback change for the 3-8 Redskins via ESPN (either on television or via Adam Schefter), and that really ticked him off. Sundberg probably...
Via Fox Sports
November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins’ Player Not Pleased With Finding Out RGIII’s Benching Through Media

    #459465066 /     On Redskins’ player was not pleased with the way players had to find out about Robert Griffin III’s benching for Colt McCoy. Long snapper Nick Sundberg voiced his frustration through Twitter about how the media found out about Griffin’s benching before head coach Jay Gruden was able to tell the players. Boy oh boy...
Via KCM Sports
November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Sundberg ticked ESPN got Colt McCoy news before team did

Washington Redskins long snapper Nick Sundberg is ticked off that a media outlet learned the news that Colt McCoy would be starting for the team prior to the players finding out. Here is what Sundberg tweeted not long after Adam Schefter reported that Robert Griffin III was being benched: Boy oh boy I sure love...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Sundberg defends Brandon Meriweather at the expense of Ray Rice

Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather has been suspended for the first two games of the regular season for an illegal hit on Torrey Smith. Meriweather is a known head-hunter, and the league noted that the hit on Smith was his “sixth violation of unnecessary roughness rules relating to his hits to defenseless players and impermissible […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins’ long snapper Nick Sundberg calls Brandon Merriweather’s suspension ‘sketchy’, compares it to Ray Rice’s suspension

The NFL suspended Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather for the first two games of the season for a helmet-to-helmet hit on Ravens receiver on Saturday. Meriweather was flagged for the hit, but because of his history (this is his 6th time doing this), the NFL decided to take it a step further and suspend Meriweather. Predictably, Meriweather’s teammates are angry about...
Via No Guts, No Glory
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins-49ers Predictions

Here’s our staff’s completely scientific predictions for tonight. Make yours in the comments. Whoever is closest to the actual outcome wins a guest post on this here weblog. Chris Mottram: Redskins, 28-17 Washington wins because they’re good at playing well in meaningless situations. RGIII uses “I” and “me” throughout the post-game press conference; is chastised by...
Via Mr. Irrelevant
November 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins Long Snapper Nick Sundberg Got Into It With My Brother On Twitter Today

This is Nick Sundberg. He’s the long snapper for the Redskins. He has an incredible back tattoo. This is my brother Chris. He’s the longform editor for SB Nation. He is very good at brewing beer. They got into it on Twitter today. It started innocently enough, with the Redskins wishing Sav Rocca a happy birthday. #Redskins Punter Sav Rocca turns 40 today. Wish him a happy...
Via Mr. Irrelevant
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

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