NFL suspends Silas Redd Jr. indefinitely for violating substance-abuse policy

Backup running back Silas Redd Jr.’s quest to come back from a torn anterior cruciate ligament and compete for a spot on the Redskins’ depth chart will have to wait a while longer. The NFL announced on Tuesday that Redd has received an indefinite suspension for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy. This ban comes just five […]
Via The Insider
22 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL announces Silas Redd is suspended indefinitely

In November, the NFL announced that Redskins running back Silas Redd had been suspended four games for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. Redd was on injured reserve at the time so the suspension cost him four paychecks without keeping him off the field. Redd was expected to compete for a roster spot this year after recovering…
Via Pro Football Talk
22 days ago

4/12: Statement By An NFL Spokesperson

Silas Redd of the Washington Redskins has been suspended indefinitely without pay for violating the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse.
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Skins' Redd suspended 4 games for substance-abuse violation

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) Washington Redskins running back Silas Redd has been suspended four games without pay while on injured reserve for violating the NFL's policy for substances of abuse. The league announced the penalty Wednesday, but did not say exactly what Redd did. Redd is out for the season after injuring right knee ligaments in Washington's preseason opener in August. He...
Via Associated Press
November 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Redskins RB Silas Redd Suspended 4 Games

The NFL announced Wednesday that Redskins RB Silas Redd has been suspended four games without pay for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. Redd is currently on season-ending injured reserve after suffering an ACL injury back in August. Redd, 23, signed on with Washington as an undrafted free agent out of USC back in May of last year. He wound up making the team coming...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Silas Redd has a torn ACL, MCL

More bad news for the Washingston Redskins after their first preseason game. After learning they lost TE Niles Paul for the season with a fracture ankle, runnimg back Silas Redd will also miss the entire season wtih a torn ACL and MCL, per the Washington Post. It's the same knee Redd injured in college, and things obviously looking good. The team is awaiting full MRI results.
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August 15, 2015  |  Discuss

RB Silas Redd carted off the field with ankle injury

As preseason games start around the league, so do the injuries start to pile up for teams. The Washington Redskins were no exception, first learning that tight end Niles Paul will miss the rest of the season with an ankle fracture dislocation, and also watching running back Silas Redd leave the field with a sprained ankle. No word yet on the severity, in any, of his injury. ...
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August 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Lache Seastrunk finally finds a home

17 days after the hearts of the Washington Redskins fans were broken by his release, sixth-round draft pick Lache Seastrunk has found a new home in the NFL. The Carolina Panthers signed the explosive back to their practice squad after wide receiver Tavarres King was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars off their practice squad. #Panthers have signed rookie RB Lache Seastrunk to the...
Via KCM Sports
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Did the Washington Redskins make the right choices at running back?

The Washington Redskins have finished cutting their roster down to 53 players, making some tough decisions in the process. The most talked about/debated position was running back. Head coach Jay Gruden chose to keep the trio of Alfred Morris, Roy Helu Jr, and Silas Redd. Second year back Chris Thompson was signed to the practice squad, while rookie sixth round pick Lache Seastrunk...
Via cover32 - Redskins
September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Silas Redd makes Redskins roster, Mikel Leshoure off Lions

The Washington Redskins will keep undrafted rookie running back Silas Redd on their 53-man roster to start the season. Redd racked up 157 yards on 34 carries (4.6 avg) this preseason adding a touchdown and three receptions. The addition of Reed to the roster means that Lache Seastrunk and Chris Thompson have failed to make the team. Another Redskins note of interest is that kicker...
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

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