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Following a dismal 4-12 season for the Washington Redskins, head coach Jay Gruden “promised” changes would be made with the coaching staff and roster. Thus far the Redskins have made good on Gruden’s promise. A week after naming Scot McCloughan their new general manager, the team hired Bill Callahan to be their offensive...
Jay Gruden Press Conference 11-19-2014 Redskins Head Coach Jay Gruden spoke to the media on Wednesday Quotes: On the injury report: “Did not participate today was Chris Baker; Shawn Lauvao, concussion; Jordan Reed, hamstring; and Trent Williams. And then limited was Trent Murphy.” On the status of tackle Trent Williams: “Like I said, it was [...]
What a win it was! No Monday night football. Nationally televised. In Dallas. Against Dallas. Monday evening could not have gone any better for the Washington Redskins. They came up big, with a 20-17 overtime win, with a third string quarterback in command. Even more so, the Redskins have the Minnesota Vikings, then the Bye Week, then the Tampa Bay Bucs. Both games...
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) New York Giants middle linebacker Jon Beason is inactive for the second game in a row, while Washington Redskins left guard Shawn Lauvao is out with a knee injury.
Beason has been dealing with right foot and toe injuries since training camp and is sitting out Thursday night. Jameel McClain shifts from strongside linebacker to the middle to replace Beason, and...
Via AP on Fox
September 25, 2014
DE Kedric Golston, QB Robert Griffin, LB Akeem Jordan, G Shawn Lauvao, WR Santana Moss, TE Jordan Reed, NT Robert Thomas
WR Odell Beckham Jr, OT Charles Brown, OT James Brewer, LB Jon Beason, LB Devon Kennard, DT Jay Bromley, DE Kerry Wynn
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As the Washington Redskins head into their Thursday night divisional match up, their second in just five days, against the New York Giants, they will be without several key players as well as have a couple not at 100%.#453497762 / gettyimages.comRobert Griffin III, as we all know, dislocated his ankle in week two. According to ESPN.com, Griffin told reporters he had his cast removed...
Redskins Injury Report Week 4 The injury list has grown crowded in the Washington Redskins locker-room as 17 players now find themselves on it. Kai Forbath (groin) and Chris Baker (ankle/hip) both were full participants in practice on Tuesday. Starting left guard Shawn Lauvao missed practice altogether on Tuesday, Lauvao is nursing a knee injury [...]
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) Brian Orakpo had an appointment with a hand specialist, just one of many comings-and-goings involving injured Washington Redskins players and various doctors. A diagram of it all would've made a flea flicker look simple.
''We're losing guys left and right,'' Orakpo said. ''Football's a tough game. Look, if you've got kids and can't stand injuries, don't let `em...
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September 22, 2014
The Washington Redskins crushed the Jacksonville Jaguars 41-10, snapping a long nine game losing streak. However, the win was costly. Here is the latest of what we know with regards to the Redskins injuries.
QB Robert Griffin III: What we believe has happened is an ankle dislocation with a fracture. We have no conformation yet.More than likely, this injury is season ending...
The Bears are reportedly “very pleased” with WR Santonio Holmes, and he is expected to make their final roster. (Pro Football Talk)
Bills rookie WR Sammy Watkins reportedly dodged a serious injury after he was re-injured his ribs during Thursday’s preseason finale. (Ian Rapoport)
NT Haloti Ngata was fined $8,268 for kicking Redskins offensive guard...
The NFL’s conduct office might be placing a call to Haloti Ngata this week.
During the Saturday’s Baltimore Ravens preseason game, television cameras caught the five-time All-Pro defensive lineman kicking Washington Redskins guard Shawn Lauvao after an Alfred Morris run.
What happens when illogical sports fandom is taken too far? You strive to receive 22 signature tattoos from every Washington Redskins starter.
That is exactly what 41-year-old Charlie White is attempting during the team’s training camp. The Skins superfan is asking each starter to sign his arm, which then is transferred into permanent tattoo ink.
“I want all 22 starters,” White...
Speaking to reporters at the NFC coaches breakfast during the NFL meetings in Orlando, Florida, Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden laid out a few details about the future of the team in 2014.
Gruden was generous in his praise of QB Robert Griffin III, calling him ”a great kid. Young, eager.” The coach said he and RG3 have plenty of work to do, but he also wants Griffin...
There have been plenty of Hot Takes about the Skins’ free agency activity, so let’s add another to the pile: It’s actually been pretty successful, all things considered. Here are five reasons why:
1. They’ve addressed needs. Sure, the secondary is still a dumpster fire at this point, but the Redskins have more holes in their roster than a single free agency period can fill...
The Redskins didn’t make any big splashes on day one of free agency, but made some several under the radar signings that will help the Redskins get better in 2014.The highlight of the day was signing Andre Roberts. This was his tweet after learning that the Redskins signed him:Roberts signed a four-year, $16 million deal with $8 million guaranteed. He is likely the long term replacement...
Day two of free agency and the Redskins still have cap space! Money being saved for the elite corner and safety available is now freed up, details on that in a bit.
Day One Signings
Santana Moss WR- Re-signed to one year deal
Andre Roberts WR- Could start and return kicks
Shawn Lauvao G- Infusion of youth into the OL
Perry Riley LB- New leader of the defense
Adam Hayward LB- Much...
The Washington Redskins signed guard Shawn Lauvao to a four-year, $17 million deal on Tuesday, and nobody could be happier about the move than Cleveland Browns fans. Upon hearing news of Lauvao’s deal with Washington, some Browns fans on the team’s Reddit forum left some funny comments sharing their opinion of the move. Let’s just […]
Redskins Sign Offensive Guard Shawn Lauvao The Washington Redskins made a move to strengthen their offensive line on Tuesday by signing former Cleveland Browns guard Shawn Lauvao. Lauvao, 26, started 44 of 53 games while in Cleveland and was a player they intended on re-signing this year. This deal could mean the Redskins are looking [...]
The Browns have signed Karlos Dansby and Dante Whitner, and you knew that there would be some departures as well. Those are starting to happen now. Shawn Lauvao is headed to the Redskins and T.J. Ward is headed to the Broncos.
Lauvao disappointed a lot of Browns fans over the years, but the former third rounder from 2010 started more than 40 games in his four years in Cleveland playing...
In a last minute effort, I grabbed Mike Burgermeister of JimKanicki.com to talk about the Cleveland Browns’ first day of free agency. It was a lot of fun.
We talked about Karlos Dansby, Dante Whitner, Arthur Moates, Emmanuel Sanders, Alex Mack, T.J. Ward, Shawn Lauvao and much much more!
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Not every team has them, which is one of the biggest head-scratchers in football. Why wouldn’t a franchise want to have cheerleaders on the sidelines during games? It’s part of a the atmosphere that has helped make football America’s newest pastime, re-creating on high school, college and NFL fields across the country every weekend in the fall.
Yet, some teams stubbornly miss...
For the most part, the current offensive line is one of the strongest parts of the entire Cleveland Browns roster. Center Alex Mack, who the team just placed the transition tag on, is a top-3 center. The same can be said for left tackles Joe Thomas. Also, on the left side, the team showed its confidence in left guard John Greco, who just signed a five-year contract extension.
Jordan Raanan of NJ.com reports that the Giants intend to “attack free agency” by targeting some of the best young guards available in the free agent market.
Ian Rapoport mentions that G Chris Snee will return next season.
Raanan specifically mentions that Jon Asamoah (Chiefs), Geoff Schwartz (Chiefs), Chad Rinehart (Chargers), Zane Beadles (Broncos) and Shawn Lauvao (Browns...
The Cleveland Browns have seven players who have contracts expiring at the end of the league year, which happens in March. Six will be unrestricted free agents. Craig Robertson in the lone exclusive rights free agent.
T.J. Ward, safety
Alex Mack, center
Willis McGahee, running back
Shawn Lauvao, guard
Oniel Cousins, offensive line
Billy Cundiff, kicker
Craig Robertson, inside linebacker...
Editor's note: Browns beat reporter Fred Greetham will break down the Browns roster on a position-by-position basis, with the fifth part looking at the offensive line position.
Offensive Linemen - (Joe Thomas, John Greco, Alex Mack, Shawn Lauvao, Jason Pinkston, Mitchell Schwartz, Oniel Cousins, Garrett Gilkey, Reid Fragel, Martin Wallace, Chris Faulk and Jeremiah Warren)