Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


Will DC residents do what Red Mesa residents did and save their high school Indian nickname?

District of Columbia Council member Kenyan McDuffie introduced an ordinance to ban the use of “race-based nickname, logo, mascot or team name” by schools in city limits. The proposal comes a year after the Council passed a “Sense of the Council to Rename the Washington National Football League Team Resolution of 2013” Apparently, the Council wants to change the name from...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Re-Sign Corner Richard Crawford; Sign Safety Jamarca Sanford

Redskins Re-Sign Corner Richard Crawford; Sign Safety Jamarca Sanford The Washington Redskins entered this weekend with two vacant spots on the 53-man roster. On Friday the Redskins waived linebacker Gabe Miller and defensive lineman Robert Thomas. Today the Redskins signed cornerback Richard Crawford, and safety Jamarca Sanford to their active roster. Many will remember that Crawford [...]
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Re-Signing CB Richard Crawford

Grant Paulsen of 106.7 The Fan reports that the Redskins are re-signing CB Richard Crawford to their 53-man roster. Crawford, 24, is a former seventh-round pick of the Redskins back in 2012. He was unable to make the team coming out of the preseason and wound up on Washington’s practice squad before he was later waived a few weeks ago. Crawford hasn’t appeared in an NFL game...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chris Cooley: RG3 didn’t hate seeing Kirk Cousins struggle

Former Redskins player and current ESPN 980 radio host Chris Cooley gave his take on Kirk Cousins’ struggles from last Thursday’s blow out loss to the Giants. “He started 13 of 19 in the first half,” Cooley said. “It wasn’t that he didn’t play well in the first half. But you get down, you abandon the run, and then he starts pressing. And I don’t think Kirk is a bad...
Via Pro Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Redskins are selling four month old beer at FedEx Field (Photos)

It’s funny how teams charge an arm and a leg for beer at football games, but don’t care that it’s four months old. Can’t say I’m surprised the Redskins are giving their fans old beer. Fresh beer served here at fed ex @dcsportsbog — tom robinson (@stonestom) September 26, 2014 @dcsportsbog June this year. Mmm not sick yet so not to skunky…...
Via Pro Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins: 3 reasons why they got crushed by the Giants

For the second time in many weeks the Washington Redskins lost to one of their division rivals, this time the New York Giants. The final score of the game was 45- 14. The Skins now have a record of 1-3 and a losing streak against NFC East opponents that has extended to eight games dating back to last season. Fans couldn’t wait for this game to be over as they watched their team...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

5 Reasons Kirk Cousins is Better than RGIII

Arm StrengthKirk Cousins can fire the ball down field.  He has excellent arm strength to reach on open target quickly.  Cousins' arm strength also allows him to quickly get rid of the ball when being pressured by an opposing pass rush. rather than taking the sack.AccuracyKirk Cousins has better accuracy on passing downs for the Redskins.  Along with his arm strength noted...
Via Football Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Notes & Quotes 9-28-2014

Redskins Notes & Quotes 9-28-2014 - In the third quarter of Thursday’s game, Alfred Morris scored his third rushing touchdown of the season on a 20-yard run. The rushing touchdown was the 23rd of Morris’ career, tying him with Cliff Battles for eighth in franchise history. - Linebacker Ryan Kerrigan recorded his league-leading fifth sack of [...]
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants, Jay Gruden agree that Kirk Cousins stares down his receivers

While doing some film work this week, Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul picked up the fact that Kirk Cousins has been staring down his receivers. “JPP even saw it, he told us that (Cousins) was staring down his receivers,” said cornerback Prince Amukamara. Redskins head coach Jay Gruden saw what JPP saw as well. “He’s a young guy playing the position, and young guys...
Via Pro Football Zone
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Are Redskins fans getting served old beer at FedEx Field?

Not only are the Washington Redskins looking stale, but it looks like the stadium is now serving customers stale beers as well. According to SB Nation, FedEx Field sold aluminum bottles of beer from the World Cup, and the “freshness date” is June 3, 2014. Tom Robinson, who was in attendance at the game, tweeted  pictures of his beer. Maybe Kirk Cousins had a sip of this beef...
Via BlackSportsOnline
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins WR Andre Roberts Must Not Want to Ever Return Punts Again

When Andre Roberts signed with the Washington Redskins during the off-season he probably had his sights set on being the No. 2 wide receiver behind Pierre Garcon (and No. 1 when Garcon was injured). Then the 'Skins signed Desean Jackson which bumped Pierre Garcon to the No. 2 leaving Roberts as 'the other guy.'So get their money's worth out of him (or maybe he volunteered...
Via FatManWriting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: 'The Daily Show' runs controversial Redskins segment

When a segment airing on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart is preceded by a disclaimer, you know fireworks are on the horizon. Such was the case in Thursday night's episode which featured a controversial segment that placed Redskins fans who don't want their team's name to change in a room with a group of Native Americans who are adamant about it. As expected, the...
Via The Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Niles Paul gets crushed while hauling in pass

The Redskins’ Niles Paul got absolutely blown up (illegally) by two Giants defenders while trying... Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

South Park benches RG3 for Kirk Cousins on Redskins episode

South Park’s 18th season premiered on Comedy Central on Wednesday night and, as we told... Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

'South Park' roasts Redskins' name with ad during game

NFL fans watching Sunday’s Philadelphia Eagles-Washington Redskins were treated to a rare sight during a fourth-quarter commercial break. FOX aired a one-minute ad for the 18th season of “South Park” that was less a promo for the Comedy Central show and more a thorough takedown of the Redskins’ nickname and the controversy surrounding it. “South Park” taking on the...
8 days ago  |  Discuss
Redskins News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

NFL Power Rankings: Week 4

Raiders fire Dennis Allen after 0-4 start

Chiefs player penalized for praying after TD

Did Roger Goodell’s bodyguard assault a photographer?

Kobe, Deron engage in war of words

Belichick laughs off QB question

Joe Fauria's puppy caused ankle injury

Texas WR takes shot at Baylor

Jim Harbaugh rips Deion Sanders' report

NBA GMs on the hot seat

Bills bench Manuel for Kyle Orton

The most and least improved hitters

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.