2014 Fantasy Football: Potential Wide Receiver Busts To Avoid In Your Drafts

The definition of a sleeper or a bust has drastically changed over the years. Access to the Internet — and instant news feeds such as Twitter — have ultimately provided equal access to relevant cutting edge information to all fantasy football enthusiasts. The following list of names may guide you to a few wins this season. However, these guys may not return a profit based on...
Via The Fantasy Fix
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins 2014 Position Preview: Wide Receiver

Today we continue our series on previewing the 2014 Washington Redskins in the days before they head into training camp on July 24. We will preview every position on the offense and defense, as well as the special teams and the coaching staff. We have already completed quarterback and running back positions. Today, we continue with the wide receivers. You can find all the position...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cruisin’ around the East: NFC East Predictions for 2014

By: Gary Splinter We have one week remaining of the preseason in the NFL, so now is a good time to look at the NFC East in general. Most experts agree that the division is entirely up for grabs one year after Philadelphia was able to make the playoffs under new head coach Chip Kelly. Here is a quick look at each of the other teams, with 2014 regular season projections at the...
Via Philly Sports Muse
7 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 NFL Preview: Best players in the NFC East

With the NFL season nearly upon us, it’s time to take a look at each division and point out the difference-makers who will help their teams the most this fall. Ever wonder which side to take when talking Kaepernick vs. Wilson? Nick Foles vs. RG3? Isportsweb has you covered. The NFC East has recently been one of the worst divisions in football, but it will always be the most scrutinized...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins vs. Ravens: 4 Observations

The Redskins lost 23-17 to the Ravens, which snaps their eight-game preseason winning streak. Although the game doesn’t count, the progress of the entire first team offense is troubling.Robert Griffin III looked terrible. There is no way around it as he went 5-8 for 20 yards, an interception and a quarterback rating of 27.1. His longest completion was 7 yards and he never looked...
Via Pro Football Spot
7 days ago  |  Discuss

How Many Receivers Will the Redskins Keep on the 53-Man Roster?

How Many Receivers Will the Redskins Keep on the 53-Man Roster? The Washington Redskins added a lot of depth and fire power this off-season by acquiring receivers DeSean Jackson and Andre Roberts. On a team that already had Pierre Garcon that’s quite the upgrade. Defensive coordinators all across the NFL are squirming in the seats [...]
11 days ago  |  Discuss

The best new pick for the Redskins in 2014 – hands down

Through the preseason games, a pick has emerged as the best pick of the year for Redskins – Jay Gruden. From a management point of view, Gruden is a walking business school lesson. Some of his brilliant managerial moves: He has lowered expectations for RG3 for both RG3 and the fans that are sensible and listen. He hired Doug Williams to help build up RG3 and has earned RG3′s...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Playing Madden 15 DeSean Jackson as himself returns kicks, catches TD from RG3

DeSean Jackson has an early copy of EA Sports Madden 15 for the XBOX One. The Washington Redskins wide receiver wasted no time getting in some stick time during his off day. You don’t have to ask who he chose to play with. Here he posted a video of Madden 15, as he plays as himself. He is set to take the opening kickoff in a Week 4 matchup with the New York Giants on Thursday...
Via KCM Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Orakpo: Johnny Manziel’s middle finger was ‘hilarious’

The Washington Redskins wanted to get a reaction out of Cleveland Browns rookie Johnny Manziel, and they got what they wanted. The Redskins shouted at the former Texas A&M quarterback from the sidelines and reminded him that he was just a rookie and not a college stud. Then Manziel flipped them off, a gesture caught on camera, after a third quarter incompletion during Monday...
Via Sports-Glory
12 days ago  |  Discuss

DeSean Jackson Debuts With Washington Redskins; Fans React

DeSean Jackson Debuts With Washington Redskins; Fans React It’s go time for DeSean Jackson who made his debut as a Washington Redskin tonight in Preseason Game 2 agains the Cleveland Browns. Jackson connected with Griffin twice for a total of 34 yards catching a long 23-yard haul in the process. … The post DeSean Jackson Debuts With Washington Redskins; Fans React appeared first...
Via Fantasy Football Chick
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Five things to watch for: Washington Redskins vs. Cleveland Browns

DeSean Jackson and Pierre Garcon Wide receivers DeSean Jackson and Pierre Garcon will make their 2014 debuts on Monday night against the Cleveland Browns. We pretty much know what to expect from Garcon but how the newly acquired Jackson fits into the offense is the intriguing question. The Redskins expect big plays from him which will result in double coverage, or at least a safety...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL: Pierre Garçon, DeSean Jackson and Others Take a Stand for Michael Brown

(Photo via Photopin) Via Instagram, Washington Redskins wide receivers Pierre Garçon and DeSean Jackson showed their con-solidarity with the residents of Ferguson, Missouri in standing up for Michael Brown. (Click on the link in the tweet to view the photo.) #Repost from @pierregarcon — #HandsUpDontShoot We are all #MikeBrown. — Desean Jackson (@DeSeanJackson11...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 10 Fantasy Player Changes

With fantasy football drafts underway, here's a quick rundown of some of the players that have changed teams and are fantasy-relevant. DeSean Jackson – Washington Redskins What the Redskins were missing was a deep threat. Garcon is fast with great hands, but bringing in Jackson will help Robert Griffin III spread the field much more effectively. Most of Jackson's...
Via Fantasy Football Nerd
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Weekly Rewind: “Where are they now?”; Hometown team; Drama; Lessons

In case you missed it: Columns from the cover32 universe to catch up on anything and everything from the Washington Redskins this week. Washington Redskins - A Redskins version of “Where are they now?” (READ) - What would a “hometown” Redskins team look like? (READ) - Why the Redskins just can’t escape the drama. (READ) - Five things we learned from the first preseason...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

The Washington Redskins cheerleader’s Instagram is full of smoking hot ladies

While Facebook, Twitter, Vine, Snapchat and scores of other social media apps are must haves, there’s still no better place for checking out the best pictures from around the world than Instagram. Is there far too many shots of people’s dinner being posted every night? Of course. Do we really care you went to Starbucks again this morning? No, but be sure to pick the right filter...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Female Fridays: DeSean Jackson steals another star’s girlfriend

It looks like DeSean Jackson has a new girl, but it doesn’t come without drama. Natalia Garibotto, a Brazilian model, and Jackson have been seen getting pretty close to each other lately, but it wasn’t all that long ago that Garibotto was in a fairly serious relationship with Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving. Still, Jackson is used to this type of celebrity lifestyle...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant hanging out with Redskins’ Trent Williams and DeSean Jackson

There is no secret that Seat Pleasant, Md. native Kevin Durant is a huge Washington Redskins fan. The 2013-14 NBA MVP aided in the recruitment of wide receiver DeSean Jackson to the Redskins. And has been seen regularly showing his devotion to the Redskins, even singing “Hail to the Redskins” at Lambeau Field during a Redskins-Packers game. That’s why it shouldn’t come as...
Via KCM Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Kevin Durant hangs out with DeSean Jackson and Trent Williams

Over the last two months there has been a lot of talk about Kevin Durant coming home to play with the Washington Wizards in 2016. Yesterday Durant was in the DMV to hear Under Armour’s pitch for an endorsement deal worth 325 million dollars. Since Durant was in the area he went out with Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson and tackle Trent Williams. We all know that Kevin Durant...
Via DC Sports-Kings
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Maclin, Eagles Look To Continue Offensive Outburst

When Desean Jackson was picked up in free agency over the offseason by the Washington Redskins, the Eagles needed to find a big play receiver.  The Eagles could not have asked for better timing for the return of Jeremy Maclin from an ACL injury that caused him to miss the entire 2013-2014 season.  Healthy and now looked at as the number one receiver in Philadelphia, Maclin is ready...
Via Football Nation
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins' Jackson back at full practice, expected to play Monday

RICHMOND, Va. -- Washington Redskins receiver DeSean Jackson has returned to full practice after missing several days with a sore left ankle. Jackson took part in the regular team drills Monday. He hurt his ankle during a joint practice with the New England Patriots last week and missed the preseason opener on Thursday. Both Jackson and coach Jay Gruden say they expect the three...
Via AP on Fox
20 days ago  |  Discuss

DeSean Jackson expects to play in next Monday’s preseason game

Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson expects to play in next Monday night’s preseason match up against the Browns after injuring his ankle during last week’s practice. Jackson was able to return to the practice field on Monday. “I felt good, man. Had a little sore, bruised ankle for the last couple days. So to be back in the midst of things, felt good,” Jackson said, per...
Via Pro Football Zone
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins WR DeSean Jackson to play Monday

Redskins receiver DeSean Jackson, who missed the preseason opener with a twisted ankle, said he will play in Washington's second preseason game against Cleveland on Monday. Jackson did not play against New England after hurting his ankle in a walk-through the previous day, when a Patriots defender stepped on his ankle as they walked through a route. "I'm going to be...
Via Pro Sports Daily
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Injury Update: Garcon and DJax healthy but not active

As the NFL 2014 preseason began last Sunday with the Hall of Fame game, most of the rest of the 32 teams started last night. A majority of the teams' starters played in one, maybe two series as to prevent injuries and to let the players fighting for a rival spot to shine. The Washington Redskins were no exception of the rule, as their starting squad played only for a few minutes...
Via Sports Injury Alert
23 days ago  |  Discuss

DeSean Jackson, Pierre Garcon played catch with fans prior to Thursday’s preseason game (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. It’s always great seeing players interact with fans. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post DeSean Jackson, Pierre Garcon played catch with fans prior to Thursday’s preseason game (Video) appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Injury Update: Leonard Hankerson likely to open the season as a reserve

The Washington Redskins added wide receivers DeSean Jackson and Andre Roberts this offseason, which pushed Leonard Hankerson down the depth chart even if he was 100 percent healthy. But a left knee injury (torn anterior cruciate and lateral collateral ligaments) that ended his 2013 season put the fourth-year receiver even more behind the eight-ball entering the season.Hankerson may...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss
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