Ryan Clark Thinks Steelers Can Win 4 Of 6 Games With Vick If Used Correctly

How far can the Pittsburgh Steelers go with Michael Vick as their quarterback until starter Ben Roethlisberger is able to return from his left MCL sprain? That was a question posed to former safety Ryan Clark Wednesday morning on ESPN’s “First Take” and his answer was quite optimistic. “The thing... The post Ryan Clark Thinks Steelers Can Win 4 Of 6 Games With Vick If Used...
Via Steelers Depot
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Safety Will Allen Helping Hold Young Defense Together

Back in 2010, longtime Steelers backup safety Tyrone Carter wasn’t re-signed and Steelers coach Mike Tomlin looked to a familiar face to take over as the primary backup to Troy Polamalu and Ryan Clark. Safety Will Allen was a pro bowl special teamer and reliable spot starter when needed during Mike Tomlin’s days with the Buccaneers. Adding Allen to the team was a no brainer...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

So Many Safeties But Only So Many Spots Available

As of late, both safety positions for the Pittsburgh Steelers have been given huge question marks. Ryan Clark and Troy Polamalu held down those spots until 2014, when Clark became a free agent and signed with the Washington Redskins. The Steelers then signed Mike Mitchell, who came off a productive season in Carolina. Now that […] So Many Safeties But Only So Many Spots Available...
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June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Ryan Clark: Robert Griffin III is not Jay Gruden’s guy

Most of what we know about the relationship between Robert Griffin III and Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden comes from media reports. If what Ryan Clark observed last year during his one season in the nation’s capital is any indication, the view from inside looks pretty much the same. According to the retired safety, it...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Ryan Clark: If the Redskins draft Marcus Mariota, it’s over for Robert Griffin III

Everybody is guessing what the Redskins will do with Robert Griffin III. Ryan Clark visited ESPN’s First Take and says Redskins interest in Marcus Mariota — if that’s even true — spells the end of RGIII’s time in Washington.   The post Ryan Clark: If the Redskins draft Marcus Mariota, it’s over for Robert Griffin III appeared first on Redskins Hog Heaven.
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March 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Long-time NFL veteran and Washington Redskins safety announces his retirement

After thirteen seasons Ryan Clark is finally packing it in. The long-time veteran safety finished his career with the Washington Redskins in 2014… AROUND COVER32 First and 10: Top 10 moments in Scouting Combine history Free Agency Preview: The top 10 tight ends on the 2015 market Yesterday on ESPN he announced his retirement from the NFL. Here’s the scoop from the Washington...
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February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Ryan Clark retires, joins ESPN

Ryan Clark has been moonlighting for years with ESPN as a guest analyst, often appearing on First Take among other programs. On Wednesday, Clark decided to officially turn in his cleats for a coat and tie, retiring on NFL Live to become a full-time analyst for the Worldwide Leader. Clark should bring a bevy of insight to ESPN. For a company that employs legions of former players...
Via Awful Announcing
February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Redskins safety Ryan Clark says he's retiring, as expected

Washington Redskins safety Ryan Clark says he's retiring from the NFL after a 13-year career as a player. As expected, the 35-year-old old Clark is going to work as an NFL analyst for ESPN. He started his pro career with the New York Giants, won a Super Bowl with the Pittsburgh Steelers and had two stints with the Redskins, including last season. Clark finished with 16 interceptions...
Via AP on Fox
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Veteran S Ryan Clark Retiring From NFL

Veteran S Ryan Clark announced that he’s retiring from the NFL on ESPN’s NFL Live, per Scott Brown. To no surprise, Clark said he plans to retire as a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers. Clark, 35, already has a job with ESPN and would have been an unrestricted free agent in the next few weeks. With a new GM in place in Washington, it seemed unlikely that he would be back...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Free agent safeties the Washington Redskins should consider signing

It’s no secret. The Washington Redskins’ safety play for the 2014 season was miserable. With inconsistent play from the aging Ryan Clark and injury-prone Brandon Merriwether, the Redskins had one of the worst pass defenses in the league. Though Clark made his name with the Redskins in 2004 and 2005 and left for the Steelers, he returned this season at the spry age of 34 with...
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February 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Cooley Blasts Redskins, Ryan Clark Fires Back

Former NFL tight end Chris Cooley spent all nine of his seasons in the league with the Washington Redskins, earning two trips to the Pro Bowl in the process. He knows full well what it means to play in D.C., especially in front of a fan base that expects playoff contention on a yearly basis. He also knows what it takes to succeed on the field as a football player. So when Cooley...
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December 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Clark Says If Redskins Pass Coverage Becomes Any Simpler His 13-year Old Son Could Play

#459466266 / gettyimages.com As the losses amount for the Redskins, so does the frustration among coaches and players. That frustration has been expressed publicly. On Wednesday safety Ryan Clark was asked about defensive coordinator Jim Haslett possibly simplifying the defensive pass coverage for the young players, specifically a David Amerson, Bashaud Breeland, and Phillip...
Via KCM Sports
December 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins: Ryan Clark expected to retire at end of season

Redskins safety Ryan Clark is expected to retire at the end of this season. His retirement will fix part of a poor secondary. Simply put Clark does not have it anymore at age 35. Clark began his NFL career with the Giants playing two seasons before spending two seasons with the Redskins. He later joined the Steelers where most fans will remember him. Not that it is a huge surprise...
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December 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Anquan Boldin withstands helmet-to-helmet hit from Ryan Clark

Watch and listen to this hit by Washington Redskins safety Ryan Clark on San Francisco 49ers Anquan Boldin… Colin Kaepernick fired a line drive pass to Boldin, as Clark lunged forward for the bang-bang hit. The helmets colliding made a thudding sound. It was a hit that would take down the strongest of men, just not Boldin. #459473646 / gettyimages.com The 49ers receiver...
Via KCM Sports
November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Injury Report: RGIII, Ryan Clark, Ryan Kerrigan

The Washington Redskins return from their bye week with an almost clean injury report and a chance to improve on their 3-6 record.  Facing the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at home on Sunday, the Redskins have one lone player that is listed as questionable heading into Week 11.Out of the six players listed on Washington's final injury report released on Friday the only one that has a question...
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November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Clark: Redskins felt disrespected by ESPN’s Monday Night Football promos

The Washington Redskins shocked everyone Monday night by upsetting the Dallas Cowboys in overtime. Coming into the game, no one thought that the Redskins had a chance in this game especially seeing how bad they had been playing. Redskins safety Ryan Clark knew that no one gave them a chance to win, but it was his former employer that gave his team the motivation they needed. Clark...
Via No Guts, No Glory
October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins’ DeSean Jackson, Ryan Clark custom designed cleats for Sunday’s game

Sunday the Washington Redskins will be wearing their anniversary uniforms when they face the Tennessee Titans. The team will also inducted Super Bowl XXVI MVP Mark Rypien into their Ring of Fame. It’s a week that the team embraces the past of the franchise. For the special week, current Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson will wear these sick pair of custom designed cleats: ...
Via KCM Sports
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins vs. Cardinals Injury Report: Ryan Clark, Perry Riley questionable

The Washington Redskins and Arizona Cardinals released their final injury report, heading into their Week 6 matchup. Safety Ryan Clark (ankle), linebacker Perry Riley (knee) headline the injury list for the Redskins. Both suffered their respective injuries in Monday night’s 27-17 loss vs. Seattle. Clark sprained both his ankles, while Riley suffered a sprained MCL. Neither were...
Via KCM Sports
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins’ Ryan Clark, beat writer Jason Reid exchange words on Twitter

On Wednesday Washington Redskins safety Ryan Clark defended the atmosphere of his team’s locker following a column from Jason Reid of The Washington Post. “…Ya’ll have no idea how somebody is supposed to behave after a loss. Ya’ll have no idea if they can laugh. If that’s right way to handle it. Ya’ll have no idea if I get pissed off and don’t want to talk ya’ll...
Via KCM Sports
October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Clark: Russell Wilson is ‘the best player in the NFL’

Russell Wilson has spent much of his young career wooing fans with his unique playmaking ability. Turns out his opponents are just as impressed. Following the Seahawks' victory over the Redskins on Monday night, Washington safety Ryan Clark dubbed Wilson the NFL's best player. “We got beat by a better team,” Clark told the Washington Post. “We got beat by, as far as I’m...
Via Helmet2Helmet
October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Clark to wear special red cleats in Thursday's game to raise money for Sickle Cell

Redskins safety Ryan Clark will bring awareness to Sickle Cell by wearing special red cleats branded with his foundation’s name “Cure League” in Thursday’s game vs. the New York Giants. September is National Sickle Cell Awareness Month. The cleats will then be auctioned through the foundation. Clark gave details in the caption on Instagram: In Thursdays Game, I will wear...
Via KCM Sports
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Female Friday: Ryan Clark brought more than his football skills to D.C.

Ryan Clark is one of the biggest class acts in the NFL, and so is his wife Yonka Clark. Both have become huge supporters of fighting Sickle Cell Anemia, a condition Ryan Clark was diagnosed with after almost dying during a game against the Denver Broncos. The two not only have helped create awareness for this condition, but they’ve also created a beautiful family. Washington should...
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September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins safeties Phillip Thomas and Ryan Clark ruled out of Thursday’s preseason game vs. Patriots

The Washington Redskins will be down two safeties for Thursday’s preseason opener versus the New England Patriots. Gruden said safeties Phillip Thomas and Ryan Clark will both be OUT for tomorrow's game vs. the Patriots. — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) August 6, 2014 Both are nursing what is described as “mild” hamstring issues. Ryan Clark left practice early on Tuesday...
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August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Middle-aged fan asks Ryan Clark to sign her breast, Redskins safety obliges (video)

A component of every NFL player’s training camp experience is witnessing the throngs of fans camped out in the hopes of snagging an autograph from their favorite players. Sure, some players manage to elude and evade the autograph hounds, either by their relative anonymity compared to their teammates or through an innate ability to somehow […] The post Middle-aged fan asks Ryan...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins fan gets Ryan Clark autograph tattooed on arm

There are die-hard Redskins fans. And then there are die-hard Redskins fans like one gentleman, who got Ryan Clark’s autograph and later got it tattooed into his arm. CSN Washington’s Tarik El-Bashir explains in his tweet: This guy got his arm autographed by @Realrclark25 today. Then he had autograph tattooed into his arm. Wow. pic.twitter.com/MPeaIm6tcs — Tarik El-Bashir ...
Via KCM Sports
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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