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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly we learned from Redskins’ Week 7 win over Titans

The Washington Redskins snapped their four-game losing streak in dramatic fashion, clipping the Tennessee Titans 19-17 on a last-second 22-yard field goal by Kai Forbath. It was a much needed win, keeping their faint season alive. But let’s not jump for joy, needing a last-second field goal against a woeful team such as the Titans isn’t your typical idea of a season changing...
Via KCM Sports
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Is Brian Orakpo done in Washington?

LB Brian Orakpo is hurt again.  More alarming, it is an injury to his right pectoral muscle.  Orakpo has already had two previous injuries and surgeries in 2011 and 2012 to his left pectoral muscle.  He will undergo an MRI tomorrow to  determine the extent of the injury. If the MRI reveals a tear, Orakpo will likely be done for the season.  If that is the case, then the 2009...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins OLB Brian Orakpo Undergoing MRI For Pectoral Injury

Adam Schefter reports that the Redskins OLB Brian Orakpo will undergo an MRI on his pectoral muscle Monday. According to John Keim, there is some concern that Orakpo may have suffered a partial tear of the right pectoral muscle. This is obviously a big concern for Orakpo as he has previously torn his other pectoral muscle and is playing out the 2014 season under the franchise...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins bench Kirk Cousins for Colt McCoy, who immediately throws a TD (Video)

Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden benched quarterback Kirk Cousins during Sunday’s game against the Tennessee Titans in favor of Colt McCoy, who immediately threw a touchdown pass. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Redskins bench Kirk Cousins for Colt McCoy...
Via Pro Football Zone
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

BREAKING: Kirk Cousins benched in favor of Colt McCoy

The Kirk Cousins era is officially over in Washington. After starting the game 10 of 16 for 139 yards, an interception and a lost fumble, Jay Gruden pulled the trigger and replaced Cousins with Colt McCoy. McCoy immediately made an impact with a 70-yard touchdown pass to Pierre Garcon on his first attempt. To be fair, though, all of the credit for that touchdown should be given to...
Via cover32 - Redskins
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kirk Cousins benched for Colt McCoy

The Washington Redskins are now at the point where Colt McCoy is considered an upgrade over their current starter. The team benched Kirk Cousins in favor of the veteran backup down by four points against the Tennessee Titans early in the third quarter. Colt McCoy on at QB for Washington. #Titans — Paul Kuharsky (@PaulKuharskyNFL) October 19, 2014 Cousins had completed 10-of-16...
Via Sportsnaut
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins bench Kirk Cousins for Colt McCoy

A few weeks ago Kirk Cousins was being hailed as the next Peyton Manning, and Sunday after losing his confidence and throwing another costly interception, Cousins was benched for Colt McCoy. Redskins benched Kirk Cousins for Colt McCoy. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 19, 2014 RG3 should be back in a few weeks.
Via Thacover2
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jay Gruden: RG3 must ‘prove’ he’s a franchise-type QB when he returns

Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden says Robert Griffin III must prove he’s a franchise quarterback when he gets healthy. Griffin, the second-overall pick in the 2012 draft, led the team to a division title and the playoffs his rookie season.  But a knee injury in the wild-card game that season resulted in a disappointing start to the 2013 season that ended with Griffin...
Via Sports-Glory
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Redskins activate Stephen Bowen

The Washington Redskins announced on Saturday that they’ve activated defensive lineman Stephen Bowen from the physically unable to perform list and he placed linebacker Akeem Jordan on season-ending injured reserve. ROSTER NEWS: #Redskins activate DE Stephen Bowen from PUP to active roster; place LB Akeem Jordan on IR. pic.twitter.com/1GMmqkvT5L — Washington Redskins (@Redskins...
Via Pro Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins: Four keys to beating the Arizona Cardinals

The Washington Redskins look to snap a four-game losing streak against the Tennessee Titans this Sunday. The Redskins are in a desperate need of a win if they look to turn around their season. The Titians are coming off a 16-14 win against the Jacksonville Jaguars, a team that the Skins defeated by 31 points. The Redskins on the other hand are coming off a 30-20 loss to the Arizona...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Reaction to Redskins placing Akeem Jordan on IR

Entering the offseason there was a lot of uncertainty from at the inside linebacker positions for the Redskins. London Fletcher had retired from after spending the last seven of his 16-year career with the Redskins. Perry Riley, Jr. was a free agent and Keenan Robinson, who was tagged the heir apparent to Fletcher, hadn't played much in his first two seasons after spending each...
Via KCM Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Santana Moss Gets Beautiful Native American Tattoos on his Legs

Santana Moss Gets Beautiful Native American Tattoos on his Legs Washington Redskins receiver Santana Moss took to Instagram on Friday to show off the new ink work he had done on his legs. Moss’ post: “S/o to my Boi @tattzbyd for coming up to bless me with this Cherokee mural representing my ancestors .” Loading S/o to [...]
Via HTTR4LIFE.COM
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Injury Report: David Amerson, Ryan Clark, Trent Williams

The Washington Redskins have ten players on their injury report heading into the Week 7 matchup against the Tennessee Titans.  Ten players landing on the official injury report may seem like a pretty big number, yet this list is actually an upgrade from the previous weeks.There are three players that have been ruled out for Sunday as expected. Linebacker Akeem Jordan is back on...
Via NFL Injury Report
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Redskins’ Santana Moss gets tattoo mural depicting Native Americans

These days Redskins wide receiver Santana Moss has been seldom used in games. He has played just one snap in the first six games of the season. But that has not stopped him from being one of the more popular players on the team. He may have the best tattoos on the team as well. Friday, the 37-year old posted a picture on Instagram of his new ink addition that is sure to raise some...
Via KCM Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

What next for the Washington Redskins? Read this.

Just when you think the Redskins could not get any worse, they open the season 1-5. Fans have the luxury of giving into despair. Players do not. There are 10 games left. Time enough to prove that a down team is not OUT. Here’s what key players can do right now to make things better. Coaches tell them the football stuff. This is what should be going on in their heads. Kirk Cousins...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
3 days ago  |  Discuss
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