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Three Key Plays in Lions’ Loss to Steelers

There were some electrifying plays that dropped your jaw and there were some bone-headed mistakes that left you scratching your head as the Detroit Lions lost to the Pittsburgh Steelers 37-27. The Lions put on a magnificent offensive show in the second quarter as they lit the Steelers’ defense up for 27 points. Wide-out Calvin Johnson had two touchdowns including one of which that...
Via Football and Futbol
November 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Lions claim DeJon Gomes, release Rocky McIntosh

One day after it appeared that Rocky McIntosh had made the Detroit Lions season-opening 53-man roster, the veteran linebacker got released. The Lions made the move Sunday in order to create a roster spot for 6-foot, 208-pound safety DeJon Gomes, who was reportedly claimed off waivers. The Lions are waiting until after Gomes passes a physical to officially announce the transaction...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Quick Look at the Redskins Initial 53-Man Roster (2013)

The Redskins started the day needing to get from 75 players to 53 players. Along the way they decided to keep 4 quarterbacks, which came as a surprise to everyone, and also decided to cut Chase Minnifield and Dejon Gomes. It should also be said that after Jarvis Jenkins and Rob Jackson serve their 4 [...]
Via HTTR4LIFE.COM
August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Fletcher and Gomes not fined by NFL

According to the Washington Post, Redskins defenders London Fletcher and DeJon Gomes have not been fined for personal fouls that committed on Monday against the Steelers. Redskins linebacker London Fletcher and strong safety DeJon Gomes did not receive fines for personal fouls committed to last Monday night’s preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, a person with knowledge...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers FB Will Johnson Expects To Be Ready For Next Preseason Game

Pittsburgh Steelers fullback Will Johnson left the game Monday night against the Washington Redskins with a rib injury following a big hit from safety DeJon Gomes, but according to a Tuesday morning tweet of his, Johnson expects to be ready for the third preseason game against the Kansas City Chiefs. Thanks for all of the […] Steelers FB Will Johnson Expects To Be Ready For Next...
Via Steelers Depot
August 20, 2013  |  Discuss

DB Gomes inactive for Redskins against Cowboys

Nickel back DeJon Gomes is out for Washington's game against Dallas because of a sprained left knee, while Redskins right tackle Tyler Polumbus is active after missing practice with a concussion. With Robert Griffin III wearing a brace on his sprained right knee, the Redskins have three quarterbacks active for the first time all season Sunday night, including backup Kirk Cousins...
Via AP on Fox
December 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Not just RG3, the Shanahans are for real

Wow.  What a game. The unspoken heroes of the game are Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan and OC Kyle Shanahan who everyone was ready to throw under a bus if things didn't turn around this season.  At this point, even if things go south, they still did the impossible and they have earned another year. They took a rookie QB and made him totally ready for the first game against...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
September 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Mistake-prone Saints fall to Redskins 40-32

Drew Brees led the Saints' offense onto the field with a chance to complete an unlikely comeback in the final minutes, only to throw another errant pass. Washington safety DeJon Gomes snagged Brees' overthrown ball for receiver Lance Moore and returned it to the New Orleans 4, setting up the decisive touchdown in the Redskins' 40-32 victory over the Saints on Sunday...
Via AP on Fox
September 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Redskins' Tanard Jackson suspended indefinitely

Washington Redskins free safety Tanard Jackson has been suspended without pay indefinitely by the league for violating the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse, according to the NFL.com. This is Jackson's second ban since he came into the league in 2007, he will not be re-evaluated until 2013.  He was suspended for two games in 2010 for violating the NFL's drug...
Via Sports-Glory
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

DeJon Gomes did not like Kobe Bryant’s divorce settlement

Well, I guess we know what Redskins safety DeJon Gomes thinks about Kobe Bryant’s divorce settlement. He was not amused. This is all from his Twitter account last week. Read full article >>
Via D.C. Sports Bog
January 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson vows to return ‘better than before’

The date was December 24, when, on this fateful day, the Vikings visited D.C. to do battle with the Redskins. In the third quarter of this particular Week 16 contest, Adrian Peterson burst through a hole, doing what he always does on a routine running play. But then, following a hit by ‘Skins safety DeJon Gomes, Peterson fell awkwardly to the ground, proceeding to writhe around...
Via Helmet2Helmet
January 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Vikings' Peterson confident he'll return to form

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Adrian Peterson has seen the replays of his devastating knee injury. On Christmas Eve, the Minnesota Vikings' 100 million man dropped to the turf at Washington's FedEx Field after Redskins safety DeJon Gomes hit Peterson's left knee while his leg was planted. On Friday, talking to the media for the first time since a torn ACL and MCL required surgery...
Via Fox Sports North
January 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Peterson confident he'll return to form

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Adrian Peterson has seen the replays of his devastating knee injury. On Christmas Eve, the Minnesota Vikings' 100 million man dropped to the turf at Washington's FedEx Field after Redskins safety DeJon Gomes hit Peterson's left knee while his leg was planted. On Friday, talking to the media for the first time since a torn ACL and MCL required surgery...
Via Fox Sports North
January 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Redskins Players Back To The Real World

AP Image For the last four months, 10:50 a.m. on a weekday has been my cue to walk down the steps at Redskins Park to chat with players in open locker room.  There weren’t always a lot of players available at a time, but there was always someone. Taking a peek into the locker room today, most lockers are cleared out and there are no players in sight.  The only thing missing is...
Via Redskins Blog
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Redskins Madden ’12 Week 17 Updates

As the Washington Redskins get set to enter the final week of the 2011 regular season, it’s time for your 2011 virtual Redskins to do the same.  It’s been a big year for improvement in this group, as many players have taken giant steps forward. Of the more than 275 changes made to the game this week, the Redskins constitute 18 changes this week.  Here’s the Redskins rundown...
Via Redskins Blog
December 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Vikings Expect Adrian Peterson Back for 2012 Opener

The Minnesota Vikings fully expect their franchise running back Adrian Peterson to be 100% recovered from the two torn ligaments in his left knee by the the 2012 season rolls around. Peterson tore both his ACL and MCL when he was hit in the side of the knee by Washington Redskins safety DeJon Gomes in Saturday’s 33-26 win at Washington. Yes, I know that was just BRUTAL to watch...
Via The Sports Bank
December 26, 2011  |  Discuss

Redskins Players Christmas Day Recap

In honor of yesterday’s moderately well-known holiday, most players had a chance to spend time with some version of family or adopted family. While many players hosted family or made it home, some of the visits were unexpected.  Safety DeJon Gomes was his own surprise present, playing Santa Claus for his delighted mom.  From the looks of his pristine suit, I don’t think he...
Via Redskins Blog
December 26, 2011  |  Discuss

MRI confirms torn MCL, ACL for Vikings' Peterson

An MRI has confirmed that Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson suffered torn medial collateral and anterior cruciate ligaments in his left knee, putting his status for the start of next season in doubt.Peterson suffered the injury after he was hit by DeJon Gomes in Saturday's victory over the Washington Redskins. The 26-year-old had his leg bent backwards on the play...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 25, 2011  |  Discuss

Vikings RB Adrian Peterson Tears ACL

Landover, MD (Sports Network) - An MRI confirmed Minnesota's worst fears - running back Adrian Peterson suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament during Saturday's 33-26 win over the Washington Redskins. Peterson, who was playing in just his second game after missing the previous three with a high ankle sprain, was helped off the field after taking a helmet to the knee...
Via Football Nation
December 24, 2011  |  Discuss

Vikings shake off key injuries to Peterson, Ponder

The Minnesota Vikings lost their two most prominent offensive players on the first series of the second half – and somehow got better. On the first play of the third quarter, running back Adrian Peterson, one of the best backs in the NFL, badly injured his left knee on a gruesome hit from Redskins safety DeJon Gomes. Peterson picked up three yards on the play, but when Gomes hit...
Via Redskins Insider
December 24, 2011  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson Exits Game After Suffering Disgusting Leg Injury (Video)

It remains unclear how serious Adrian Peterson's leg injury is, but it certainly didn't look good. In fact, it was actually kind of disgusting. Peterson left Saturday's game against the Redskins in the third quarter after getting taken out at the legs by Washington safety DeJon Gomes. The Vikings running back's leg bent awkwardly, forcing him to lay on the ground...
Via NESN.com
December 24, 2011  |  Discuss

Vikes RB Peterson hurts knee, helped off (AP)

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson injured his left knee, and Christian Ponder suffered a concussion on back-to-back plays Saturday against the Washington Redskins. Peterson took a direct hit to the knee from Redskins safety DeJon Gomes on a 3-yard gain on the first offensive play of the second half.
Via Yahoo! Sports
December 24, 2011  |  Discuss

Vikes RB Peterson hurts knee, helped off (AP)

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson injured his left knee, and Christian Ponder suffered a concussion on back-to-back plays Saturday against the Washington Redskins. Peterson took a direct hit to the knee from Redskins safety DeJon Gomes on a 3-yard gain on the first offensive play of the second half.
Via Yahoo! Sports
December 24, 2011  |  Discuss

Peterson carted off with knee injury

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson injured his left knee, and Christian Ponder suffered a concussion on consecutive plays Saturday against the Washington Redskins. Peterson took a direct hit to the knee from Redskins safety DeJon Gomes on a 3-yard gain on the first offensive play of the second half. Peterson lay on the ground for a couple of minutes and did not put...
Via AP on Fox
December 24, 2011  |  Discuss

Seisay Signs Letter of Intent

It came as little surprise that one day after Mohammed Seisay announced that he would come to Nebraska that he signed his letter of intent. Still, given how often signing day defections can occur, Husker fans have to be pleased that he inked his name. It's hard to underestimate the value of talent in college football. A major component of winning in college football is bringing...
Via Big Red Network
December 22, 2011  |  Discuss

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