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Redskins Lose 4th preseason game 17-16

NOTE I’ll be a guest on NewsTalk with Bruce DePuyt tomorrow at 11 am on News Channel 8. We will be discussing the Redskins preseason and where the team stands heading into their season opener at FedEx Field against Miami. The Washington Redskins hosted the Jacksonville Jaguars tonight in the fourth and final preseason game for both teams, with the visiting Jags winning...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Stephen Morris leads Jags' rally in win over Redskins

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) -- Jason Myers kicked a 47-yard field goal with 3:32 left in his debut as Jacksonville's starter, and the Jaguars beat the Washington Redskins 17-16 on Thursday night. Myers replaced Josh Scobee, who was traded to Pittsburgh on Monday. Myers -- a former Arena League player who has never kicked in an NFL game -- also missed a 56-yarder. Redskins backup quarterback...
Via AP on Fox
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Stephen Morris leads Jags' rally in win over Redskins

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) -- Jason Myers kicked a 47-yard field goal with 3:32 left in his debut as Jacksonville's starter, and the Jaguars beat the Washington Redskins 17-16 on Thursday night. Myers replaced Josh Scobee, who was traded to Pittsburgh on Monday. Myers -- a former Arena League player who has never kicked in an NFL game -- also missed a 56-yarder. Redskins backup quarterback...
Via Fox Sports Florida
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Myers kicks 47-yard FG to lift Jaguars past Redskins 17-16

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) Jason Myers kicked a 47-yard field goal with 3:32 left in his debut as Jacksonville's starter, and the Jaguars beat the Washington Redskins 17-16 on Thursday night. Myers replaced Josh Scobee, who was traded to Pittsburgh on Monday. Myers - a former Arena League player who has never kicked in an NFL game - also missed a 56-yarder. Redskins backup quarterback Colt...
Via AP on Fox
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Colt McCoy Gives Best Reaction to Redskins Quarterback Change

View image | gettyimages.com Colt McCoy is staying mum on Monday’s announcement naming Kirk Cousins the Redskins starting quarterback. “I’m going to keep my reaction to myself,” McCoy told reporters on Tuesday when asked about the decision. McCoy re-signed with the Redskins on a one-year deal in March with expectations to compete for the backup quarterback position...
Via KCM Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Who Makes the Redskins Final Roster?

We’ve now seen three preseason games and it is time for our latest round of predicting who makes the final 53-man roster of the Washington Redskins and who does not. Starters in bold. OFFENSE Quarterback [3]: Kirk Cousins, Colt McCoy, Robert Griffin III Running back [5]: Alfred Morris, Darrel Young, Matt Jones, Chris Thompson, Trey Williams Tight end [3]: Jordan Reed, Derek...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Redskins will name Cousins week 1 starter

Dianna Russini of ESPN is reporting that the Washington Redskins will name Kirk Cousins the team’s starting quarterback for the week one game against the Miami Dolphins. Redskins have named Kirk Cousins starting QB for week 1 per source. — Dianna Marie Russini (@diannaESPN) August 31, 2015 Team was told by staff Cousins will start against the Dolphins this morning. #Redskins...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Aikman: Redskins are more dysfunctional than Kardashians

In terms of being successful at what they do, Troy Aikman would take the Kardashian family over the Washington Redskins any day of the week. During Sunday’s preseason game between the New Orleans Saints and Houston Texans, FOX aired a graphic showing the three quarterbacks — Robert Griffin III, Kirk Cousins and Colt McCoy — who made starts for the Redskins last year. Aikman...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins and Media talk from both sides of their mouths about RGIII

The Redskins and the media are blowing smoke where the sun don’t shine when it comes to embattled quarterback Robert Griffin III. A case in point is Pro Football Talk, no friend of the Redskins.  Here are two stories published on the same day, Saturday, August 30, 2015, on PFT. Aug. 30, 2015, 5:02 PM EDT, by Michael David Smith, Report: Football people want RG3 out of town, Snyder...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Washington Redskins QB Kirk Cousins Gift Wraps Interception For Terrell Suggs

The Washington Redskins are a mess at quarterback. Whatever the health status is of Robert Griffin III is in question, Kirk Cousins is gift wrapping interceptions, and Colt McCoy isn't even in the conversation (but maybe he should be).Overall Cousins didn't have a bad night against the Baltimore Ravens (20-27, 190 yards, 1 TD, and 1 INT), but his interception was pretty bad.via SBNationGIFRead...
Via FatManWriting
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins defeat Ravens 31-13 in 3rd preseason game

1 2 3 4 Final Washington 0 14 14 3 31 Baltimore 10 3 0 0 13   The Washington Redskins started poorly, giving up a long touchdown pass and turning the ball over on a sloppy interception, falling behind 13-0 in the first half. However, the team rallied behind quarterback Kirk Cousins to take a 14-13 lead before halftime. Colt McCoy came in to start the second half, quickly leading...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
5 days ago  |  Discuss

With RG3 out, Redskins use 2 QBs to beat Ravens 31-13

BALTIMORE (AP) Kirk Cousins filled in capably for injured quarterback Robert Griffin III, throwing for 190 yards and a fluke touchdown as the Washington Redskins beat the Baltimore Ravens 31-13 Saturday night. With Griffin sidelined by a concussion, Cousins went 20 for 27 for 190 yards with an interception to help the Redskins take a 14-13 halftime lead. His second TD pass of the...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Weekend web roundup: Washington Redskins

Washington Redskins Stat of the Week: 8/28 The Redskins are one of just eight teams that can make that claim, but of those eight teams, Washington has the fewest pass attempts (51). The next fewest ... Ten Redskins To Watch Against Baltimore The Redskins are looking to get their starting offense, which has only scored 3 points this ... Washington traded a fifth-round pick to...
Via 60 Max Power O
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins fan has the worst collection of QB jerseys ever

The list is the complete opposite of a who's who. Patrick Ramsey Mark Brunell Todd Collins Jason Campbell Donovan McNabb John Beck Rex Grossman Kirk Cousins Robert Griffin III Colt McCoy Those guys have been the starting quarterbacks for the Redskins since 2004. And one masochistic Washington fan has a jersey for every single one of those signal-callers. Thank goodness the fan in...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Quarterback Controversy: RGIII on thin ice in Washington

It didn’t take Robert Griffin III very long to go from “sure starter” to potential clipboard holder. According to ESPN’s Jason Reid–who follows the Redskins closely–people within the organization feel very strongly about their bleak chances of being competitive with RGIII behind center. People in the building know it: Redskins have no chance unless a change is made at...
Via EndZoneScore
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins – Lions: The violent world of Robert Griffin III

It must be hell to be Robert Griffin III this evening. Hard as he tried, he could not make his case to be the starting quarterback in Jay Gruden’s offense. Nothing he nor his team tried to do against the Lions worked to wipe away the stink of controversy. His detractors say he proved their case by his own actions: He was hit, a lot. He was sacked, a lot. He fumbled twice. He can’t...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Colt McCoy posts perfect passer rating in relief of RG3

When Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III left last night's preseason game against the Detroit Lions with a concussion, it was Colt McCoy who entered the game in his place. Although McCoy only played 26 snaps in relief, he was technically perfect behind the same offensive line that made Griffin look like a rookie.McCoy completed 5-of-6 passes for 80 yards and a touchdown...
Via Fox Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Colt McCoy Momentarily Forgets He Doesn't Play For Cleveland Anymore

There were times last season that former Cleveland Browns quarterback Colt McCoy looked pretty good for the Washington Redskins. The team is committed to RG3 for the season to make sure they want to bring him back, but the No. 2 job is considered up in the air between McCoy and Kirk Cousins--or at least it was until McCoy forgot he wasn't in Cleveland and blew a scoring opportunity...
Via FatManWriting
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Mitchell blasts Robert Griffin III over recent comments (Video)

Earlier this week, Robert Griffin III found his name in the news because of comments he made during an interview where he expressed the feeling he is the best quarterback in the NFL. Given his play last season, and that he was benched for Colt McCoy, it’s not surprising Griffin’s remarks caught the attention of many. Former Redskins player Brian Mitchell is among those who...
Via Larry Brown Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Colt McCoy, Jordan Shipley star in Longhorn Network ad

Texas Longhorns fans may reminisce about the glory days of quarterback Colt McCoy and receiver Jordan Shipley making magic on the field, but they can now enjoy seeing the former dynamic duo in action once again. No, not on the field, but in a commercial for the Longhorn Network that redefines skeet shooting. One can’t help but smile at this ad, as it shows that neither man has...
Via Campus Sports Net
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 5 Position Battles in Redskins Training Camp: Backup Quarterback

Looking forward to Washington’s first preseason game on Thursday night in Cleveland against the Browns of the AFC North, let’s have a look at how things stand with the five top position battles in Washington Redskins training camp. Here is our number 5 position battle — backup quarterback. FIGHTING FOR THE JOB: Kirk Cousins, Colt McCoy ANALYSIS: Robert Griffin III is the starter...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
24 days ago  |  Discuss

The Washington Redskins claim more people read about their training camp than live on Earth

There’s considerable ongoing debate about how best to measure web traffic, but all sides can probably agree that the Washington Redskins are doing it wrong. Via Dan Steinberg of the D.C. Sports Bog, the Redskins released a 13-page report with third-party monitoring services Meltwater and TVEyes about how many people watched or read coverage of their 2014 training camp in Richmond...
Via Awful Announcing
July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Redskins QB Colt McCoy: I'm starter material

Although he knows full well it would take a great effort to replace starter Robert Griffin III, Washington Redskins backup quarterback Colt McCoy believes he has what it takes to be a starter in the NFL, per The Washington Post. McCoy, who started one game last season, decided to stay in Washington due to his comfort with the coaching staff; he signed a one-year deal for 2015...
Via 60 Max Power O
July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Redskins' Colt McCoy claims that there is no QB controversy

Before the 2014 season got underway, very few NFL fans would have predicted that Colt McCoy would end up starting four games at quarterback for the Washington Redskins. That's exactly what ended up happening when McCoy jumped the depth chart due to inconsistency and injuries to the two quarterbacks ahead of him.Entering the 2015 season, McCoy finds himself back where he started in...
Via Fox Sports
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Colt McCoy aims to prove he can be a starter again

Colt McCoy may be listed on the Washington Redskins depth chart as their backup quarterback behind RGIII, but he feels he is capable of starting according to his latest comments. Following a 2014 campaign where he completed 71% of his passes for 1,057 yards, four touchdown passes and three picks in limited game action (5 games, 4 starts), Colt McCoy decided to return to D.C. despite...
Via EndZoneScore
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss
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