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Redskins Mock Draft With Trade

Our friends @ FanSpeak have a pair of simulations to help us preview what the Redskins might do, or in this case, what I would do if sitting in the General Manager chair. Free Agency “Manage the Cap” and “On the Clock” to execute a mock draft. As always, to find the best mock drafts from all sports, keep it right here at DCPRO. The NFL database now has 297 mocks, with NBA...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III 2015 Outlook

Robert Griffin III is entering his fourth season, but the Redskins still don’t know if he can be their franchise quarterback. He took the league by storm in 2012 before tearing his anterior cruciate ligament, was inconsistent for most of 2013 in part because of his injury, and then last season he was out a good portion of the season with a dislocated ankle.He showed flashes last...
Via Pro Football Spot
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Lucky Washington Redskins fan gets the greatest birthday cake ever

Let’s take a break from football for a moment to discuss an issue that is near and dear to all of our hearts: cake. Everyone loves cake. Washington Redskins fans are no exception, of course… AROUND COVER32 Bold Predictions: Five things that will happen as March comes to a close First and 10: Ten teams that would be great on Hard Knocks One of them just turned 50 and got a great...
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16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins 2015 draft order

The Washington Redskins will have seven picks to play with when the NFL Draft begins on April 30th. The team wasn't awarded any compensatory picks this year. Breakdown of Redskins' 2015 draft selections: First round: 5th overall selection Second round: 38th overall selection Third round: 69th overall selection Fourth round: 105th overall selection Fifth round...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Washington Redskins LB London Fletcher makes public apology

After several months, it seems like London Fletcher has been hit with a change of heart. In early December, Fletcher went on an unapologetic rant directed at his former defensive coordinator Jim Haslett. Here are just a couple of the more memorable moments. Fletcher on Haslett: “he would take the 85 Bears and turn them into a mediocre Defense” — Danny...
Via cover32
2 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN 980’s The Man Cave back on after Dan Snyder speculation, prank call

Earlier this month, former Washington Post columnist Jason Reid announced that he was leaving the newspaper to join ESPN 980’s (WTEM-AM) new morning show “The Man Cave.” The Washington, D.C. radio station had heavily promoted the March 16 debut of the show, but it never aired. After a two-week period where no explanation was given,...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins GM won't rule out taking a QB with 5th overall pick

Newly minted Washington Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan, despite head coach Jay Gruden's assertion that Robert Griffin III is their quarterback for 2015, isn't ruling out a possible QB selection in the first round of the NFL Draft. Per's John Keim, McCloughan said at the NFL owner's meeting in Arizona, that he wouldn't rule out taking a quarterback with the...
Via 60 Max Power O
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins GM open to drafting QB at No. 5

Scott Olmos-USA TODAY Sports Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden announced a month ago that Robert Griffin III will be the starting quarterback.  But if Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Marcus Mariota falls to No. 5 in the draft, Griffin could have some competition. Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan said Tuesday that the team would draft the best available player...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III has the higher ceiling, but not in the Gruden offense

Down here in DC, we are fond of saying Robert Griffin III should start because he has the highest ceiling. Hog Heaven is a Griffin supporter, but even we know that notion is out of date. Griffin has the highest ceiling if his coach (and he) design an offense to exploit Griffin’s talent as a dual threat … at least sometimes. Jay Gruden is searching for the next Brad Johnson, it...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins running back Alfred Morris really needs to work on his drops

Washington Redskins running back Alfred Morris is one of the better downhill runners in the NFL, but he has a long way to go before he rounds out his game and becomes one of the elites at the position… AROUND COVER32 Power Rankings: The best player in each franchise’s history, ranked from 1-32 Five Things: The biggest losers in free agency The biggest area of concern is Morris’...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins may be open to trading No. 5 overall draft pick

The Washington Redskins have the No. 5 overall pick in the upcoming NFL draft and may be willing to trade it. NFL Media reporter Ian Rapoport said on NFL Network Monday that we should “not be surprised” if the Redskins make the pick available. "Do not be surprised if the @Redskins No. 5 overall pick...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Gruden on Robert Griffin III Starting at Quarterback: ‘It’s Not Etched in Stone’

View image | When Jay Gruden named Robert Griffin III the Washington Redskins starting quarterback at the NFL Scouting Combine, there were plenty of mix reactions. The news through every fan and analyst into an uproar. How could the Redskins name Griffin, who had struggled on the field and with injuries throughout his first three seasons, especially with Kirk Cousins...
Via KCM Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Redskins Coach Torgy Torgeson dead at 86

Former Washington Redskins assistant coach LaVern “Torgy” Torgeson died today at 86. Torgeson played 7 years in the NFL, including three seasons, from 1955-1957, with the Redskins. He played center and linebacker and earned two of his three career Pro Bowl appearances with Washington. However, the vast majority of Skins fans will remember Torgeson as the defensive line coach...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jay Gruden Wants To Get Rid of Robert Griffin III

Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden wants to get rid of quarterback Robert Griffin III, according to ESPN Redskins reporter John Keim. “If it were up to the coach, Griffin would be gone,” Keim reports. Keim adds that team owner Daniel Snyder likely “wants to keep [Griffin] around another year.” Despite posting an impressive and misleading 68.7 completion rate, third...
Via Gridiron Grit
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Gruden wants Redskins to trade Robert Griffin III

Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports Robert Griffin III was drafted a few years back to be the new franchise quarterback for the Washington Redskins, and his rookie season looked extremely impressive. Unfortunately, since then he has yet to show that he can be a legitimate starting quarterback at the NFL level. He has been very inconsistent, and there were a lot of issues with his head...
Via Sports-Glory
6 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Draft: Redskins Best Five Options for No. 5 Pick

View image | The Washington Redskins addressed some of their glaring needs in the first week of free agency, scratching off needs across the defensive line, strong safety, and cornerback. As general manager Scot McCloughan continues to focus his attention on plugging other small holes through free agency, one has to keep in mind the draft is fast approaching. The...
Via KCM Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Colt McCoy Re-signs, Redskins Trio of Quarterbacks Returning

The Washington Redskins have reportedly re-signed quarterback Colt McCoy to a one-year deal. QB Colt McCoy is re-signing with Washington, per source. So it's RGIII, Kirk Cousins and McCoy back together again. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 17, 2015 McCoy’s re-signing will keep him in backup status along with Kirk Cousins sitting behind the team’s starting quarterback...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Poll: Taking the off-season pulse of the new GM

GM Scot McCloughan told Redskins Nation that business would not be as usual.  He hinted that big spending, free agency days were over, and that the Washington Redskins franchise would follow models similar to Seattle, Green Bay, and San Francisco, in terms of building through the draft, signing young players, and resigning your own free agents. That is not to say that free agency...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Re-Signing Colt McCoy Leads to More Questions than Answers at Quarterback

View image | The Washington Redskins quarterback situation continues to be murky at best. Bringing back Colt McCoy to re-join Robert Griffin III and Kirk Cousins leads to more questions than answers. Right away you have to wonder, ‘Are the Redskins really going to go into next season with the same three quarterbacks it had in last year’s dismal season?’ Is...
Via KCM Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins put the band back together. Re-sign Colt McCoy.

The Redskins re-signed quarterback Colt McCoy to a one-year deal says reports on ESPN and Yes, Hog Heaven did think this was another social media prank when we first read it. McCoy joined the Redskins in 2014 as a camp arm to round out training cap squads. The 49ers released him to keep Blaine Gabbert. (Yes, you read that right.) The Redskins kept him as insurance for a...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Re-Sign QB Colt McCoy

Redskins Re-Sign QB Colt McCoy The Washington Redskins have decided to bring back-up quarterback Colt McCoy back to the team in 2015. According to multiple sources, the Redskins have decided to re-sign the 5-year NFL vet. QB Colt McCoy is re-signing with Washington, per source. So it’s RGIII, Kirk Cousins and McCoy back together again. […]
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Dan Snyder, Bruce Allen get D.C radio show canceled?

If you’re Dan Snyder, it’s good to be the boss. If you’re Jason Reid or Chuck Sapienza, maybe not so much. And if you’re Bruce Allen, it’s nice to have the boss on your side. Reid, a former Washington Post sports columnist, was set to debut his new radio show on D.C.’s ESPN 980 Monday morning (March 16). Called “The Man Cave,” Reid and co-host Chris Paul were gearing...
Via Awful Announcing
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins are winning in the offseason, but are we maturing?

“We’re winning off the field” has finally turned into “we’re winning in the offseason.” Good things portend a few years down the road.  Redskins fans haven’t seen a professionally managed offseason like this in decades. The big question for the upcoming year is the maturity of Gruden and RG3.  Will both mature or neither?  If only one matures, RG3 is finished in...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Redskins would draft Marcus Mariota at No. 5

Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder is not ready to give up on Robert Griffin III, but head coach Jay Gruden may have other plans. What would happen if the Redskins drafted Marcus Mariota next month? It has already been reported that the New York Jets will trade their No. 6 overall pick to the Philadelphia...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

TV station gets Stallworth to pay off delinquent bill

  When someone doesn’t pay their bills, they usually hear about it from that company. In Donte’ Stallworth’s case, it took the local news’ investigative team to get the job done.   The free agent wide receiver joined the New England Patriots for his second stint with the club in 2012. Having plead guilty to DUI manslaughter charges in 2009, Stallworth couldn’t...
20 days ago  |  Discuss

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