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Washington Redskins sign S Ryan Clark

The Redskins desperately needed safety help and secondary help in general. Brandon Meriweather was their best safety last year, but he’s a below average starter, while 2013 4th and 6th round picks Phillip Thomas and Bacarri Rambo didn’t show anything as rookies last season. Thomas missed the entire season with injury, while Rambo graded out as Pro Football Focus’ 79th ranked...
Via The Football Fan Spot
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Rumors: State of the Redskins

As the 2014 season approaches, it seems it can't come fast enough for Redskins fans who desperately want to forget 2013. In addition, this off season appears to have added much promise in the belief that 2013 will not be duplicated in Washington.This off season included resigning S Brandon Meriweather and CB D'Angelo Hall, as well as bringing in some new faces in CB Tracy...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins re-sign safety Brandon Meriweather

He’s back! S @BMeriweather31 signs his #Redskins contract to stay in DC. Retweet to welcome him back! #HTTR pic.twitter.com/4EIrPhKjn1 — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) March 18, 2014 After a week of testing free agency, safety Brandon Meriweather has returned to the Washington Redskins for a third season. Meriweather returns despite his last two years being marred with injuries...
Via DC Sports-Kings
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins bring back Brandon Meriweather

The Washington Redskins have signed safety Brandon Meriweather to a one-year contract. Brandon Meriweather has agreed to return to The Redskins for 1 year deal worth 1 million per source #NFLFreeAgency #redskins — Dianna Marie Russini (@NBCdianna) March 17, 2014 This could be it for Meriweather.  He has to prove that he can stay healthy and contribute at a high level. var ACE_AR...
Via Pro Football Zone
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Re-sign Meriweather, Continue Pursuit of Penn, Britt To Visit

The Redskins have re-signed strong safety Brandon Meriweather to a one year deal, reportedly worth $1 million dollars. The 30 year old University of Miami product played in 13 games last season, with 69 tackles, two interceptions, a sack and a forced fumble with recovery. Meriweather (5’11″ 200) ranked 77th out of 86 NFL safeties, according to Pro Football Focus. Redskins safety...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins re-sign Meriweather

The Washington Redskins have re-signed safety Brandon Meriweather, though contract details are unclear yet. We will update as information comes in. Meriweather, 30, will be back on a one-year deal. ESPN and NBC Washington first reported Meriweather's agreement. — Zac Boyer (@ZacBoyer) March 17, 2014 Meriweather, who turned 30 in January, had an up and down 2013, getting beaten...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins re-signed safety Brandon Meriweather

The Washington Redskins were running out of options at safety, but today the team was able to re-sign Brandon Meriweather. This is a great value signing for the Skins. @ZacBoyer: A person familiar with the situation has confirmed that Brandon Meriweather has agreed to a new contract with the #Redskins. The post Redskins re-signed safety Brandon Meriweather appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Re-Sign Brandon Meriweather

Redskins Re-Sign Brandon Meriweather The Washington Redskins finally added a safety to their roster on Monday as the team was able to reach an agreement with Brandon Meriweather. According to confirmed reports Meriweather has signed a one year contract with the Redskins. Brandon Meriweather has agreed to return to The Redskins for 1 year deal [...]
Via HTTR4LIFE.COM
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Redskins Re-Signing S Brandon Meriweather

  Dianna Russini of NBC Washington reports that the Redskins have agreed to a one-year deal with veteran S Brandon Meriweather. Russini adds that Meriweather will receive a one-year deal worth $1 million next season. John Keim of ESPN.com has confirmed the report. There was some talk that Meriweather could be back with the Redskins next year, despite reports that the team...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Safety needs remain unfilled for Redskins in free agency

Nearly a week into free agency, the Washington Redskins have yet to fill one of their most pressing needs: safety. The Redskins entered free agency hoping to upgrade at free safety and strong safety but elected not to engage in bidding wars for the top players on the market. Washington’s starters in 2013, Brandon Meriweather and Reed Doughty, are free agents. The team hosted...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins could end up bringing back Brandon Meriweather, Reed Doughty

John Keim of ESPN.com says the Washington Redskins may end up bringing back both Reed Doughty and Brandon Meriweather From what I’ve heard they did not view certain safeties, such as Miami’s Chris Clemons, as better than what they had a year ago with Brandon Meriweather (and only a slight upgrade over Reed Doughty). I wouldn’t be surprised if one or both of those players...
Via Pro Football Zone
March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins may re-sign Brandon Meriweather

The Washington Redskins are in need of a safety – though the available options aren’t exactly the most sexy. That’s why it’s possible the Redskins may opt to re-sign Brandon Meriweather, this according to ESPN’s John Keim. From what I’ve heard they did not view certain safeties, such as Miami’s Chris Clemons, as better than what they had a year ago with Brandon...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Meriweather would love to return to the Redskins

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Safety Brandon Meriweather told ESPN 980 in Washington D.C. that he would love to re-sign with the Redskins. .@BMeriweather31 on @ESPNRadio980 on if he wants to come back to #Redskins "I love Coach Rah & Coach Haz..I really would love to be back." — Chris Russell (@Russellmania980...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Meriweather would welcome return to Redskins

Free agent safety Brandon Meriweather would welcome a return to the Washington Redskins in 2014. Meriweather appeared in a radio interview with ESPN 980 saying “I really would love to be back.” .@BMeriweather31 on @ESPNRadio980 on if he wants to come back to #Redskins "I love Coach Rah & Coach Haz..I really would love to be back." — Chris Russell (@Russellmania980...
Via Tireball.com
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins S Merriweather’s contract is up 5 days after Super Bowl

Safety Brandon Meriweather’s contract with the Washington Redskins voids next week to make him an unrestricted free agent this offseason, according to the Washingto Post. According to the Post, they spoke to a person familiar with Merriweather’s contract, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to discuss the contract details […]The post Redskins...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Meriweather’s contract with the Redskins voids five days after the Super Bowl

According to Mark Maske of the Washington Post,  the contract of Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather voids five days after the Super Bowl. Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather's contract voids 5 days after the Super Bowl, according to person familiar with league-wide records. — MarkMaske (@MarkMaske) January 29, 2014 With a new head coach in place, you have to wonder if the...
Via Pro Football Zone
January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Meriweather back on the market

Most defenders who play strong safety in the NFL don’t typically end up being household names. In fact, for the better part of a decade there has been only one name to have brought a spotlight to the position at all. Having recently completed the 11th year of his illustrious career, Troy Polamalu has again been selected to the Pro-Bowl, and during his decade of dominance dozens...
Via cover32 - Redskins
January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

NFLPA: Redskins' Meriweather 'sorry' for comments

The head of the NFL players' union says Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather is sorry for making comments about going after players' knees. NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith released a statement Thursday saying that Meriweather ''is passionate about the game, and I know he is sorry for what he said. ... Brandon knows that all players have a responsibility...
Via AP on Fox
October 31, 2013  |  Discuss

League, NFLPA talk to Meriweather

Brandon Meriweather was suspended by the NFL for too many hits to the head, so he publicly stated this week he'll start aiming for players' knees instead. The league and the NFL Players Association then reminded the Washington Redskins safety that's not acceptable, either. In a statement posted on the NFLPA's website, union executive director DeMaurice Smith said...
Via Fox Sports
October 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Gates can understand Meriweather's frustration

Chargers tight end Antonio Gates said he can understand Brandon Meriweather's frustration after being suspended for multiple helmet-first hits against defenseless receivers. Meriweather has been vocal this week, saying, ''I guess I've just got to take people's knees out.'' ''Now whether he does it or not, you understand at one point when they...
Via AP on Fox
October 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins’ Brandon Meriweather will not face any further disciplinary action

Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather is quickly gaining a reputation as one of the dirtiest players in the National Football League. Meriweather could only watch Sunday as the Redskins lost 45-21 to the Denver Broncos while he served a one-game suspension. The league suspended Meriweather after multiple violations of player safety rules pertaining to helmet-to-helmet shots...
Via Sports Injury Alert
October 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Meriweather says NFL wants you to tear people’s ACL’s now

Brandon Meriweather has been going off today, I guess you tend to speak your mind after getting suspended without pay. Well after calling out Brandon Marshall saying he thinks players who hit woman should get kicked out the league, he is at it again. This time his target was Roger Goodell: “To be honest, man, […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Shanahan believes Meriweather has learned his lesson

Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said he believes that safety Brandon Meriweather now understands the importance of avoiding helmet-to-helmet hits going forward. Meriweather on Monday returned from a one-game suspension for delivering a pair of helmet-to-helmet hits against the Chicago Bears two weeks ago. Meriweather initially received a two-game suspension because he was a repeat offender...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Meriweather-Marshall feud gets very, very personal

(via Getty Image)If there were fewer egregious personal fouls than normally committed by the Redskins’ defense on Sunday in Denver, it’s because safety Brandon Meriweather was inactive, serving his one-game suspension for hitting every receiver in the face. Meriweather, however, maintains a James Harrison-like defiance that he isn’t doing anything wrong. Instead, he claims...
Via Kissing Suzy Kolber
October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Meriweather to Brandon Marshall: I’d rather play aggressively than beat my girlfriend

Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather is easily one of the most hated players in the National Football League. He plays recklessly and and is a notorious head-hunter. Most recently, Meriweather was suspended by the league after being flagged for two illegal hits on Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery during a game against the Bears. After […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

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