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 […]
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...
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...
The Washington Redskins have lost backup linebacker Bryan Kehl and long snapper Nick Sundberg for the season with injuries.
Kehl tore the ACL in his left knee, and Sundberg tore the meniscus in his right knee in Sunday's 31-16 loss to the Dallas Cowboys.
Kehl has been a regular contributor on special teams. The Redskins will audition snappers to replace Sundberg.
Via AP on Fox
October 14, 2013
The Washington Redskins activated long snapper Nick Sundberg from injured reserve and announced offensive tackle Jammal Brown has been cleared to practice. Sundberg was placed on injured reserve with the designated to return label after finishing the season opener with a broken arm. Justin Snow, who has handled the long snapping duties since Week 2, was released after appearing...
ONE TOUGH MOTHER
Redskins long snapper Nick Sundberg broke his arm late in the first half yet played the entire second half of Sunday's game against the Saints.
Talk about absolute toughness, Washington Redskins long snapper Nick Sundberg ended up playing Sunday’s game against the Saints with a broken arm.
“The injury happened during a blocked punt in the first half. Sundberg finished the game, despite the injury,” wrote PrFootballTalk.com
I can’t imagine playing a game with a broken arm. I’ve played with a separated shoulder...
On Thursday, Washington Redskins long snapper Nick Sundberg tweeted an updated pic of the massive, sprawling tattoo he originally started having inked upon his back in 2010. Sundberg explained the theme of the ginormous piece of body art to The Redskins Blog in August 2010: “It’s not finished yet,” Sundberg told Terl, “but it’s a [...]
From a Q & A conducted by Washington Post Redskins reporter Mike Jones:
If you weren’t playing football, what profession would you have pursued?
“My mom is very good at what she did. She worked in sales for years at a company called Taser International and I used to go to the trade shows with her and was exposed to the sales aspect of things. I’d like to say I have pretty...
The space shuttle Nick Sundberg has officially blasted off into the social media universe, spreading his messages of long snapping and wry observations. His Twitter handle is (@NickSundberg).
I’ll have to find out the story behind that name.
As I write this post, he has already jumped from 317 followers, to 322. One of those was me.
This is a recap of his first two...