Sambrailo's sore shoulder forces Broncos O-line shakeup

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) The Denver Broncos are shuffling their offensive line with Ty Sambrailo's injured left shoulder not responding to treatment fast enough. Coach Gary Kubiak said Ryan Harris will move from right tackle to left and Michael Schofield will move up to play the right side when the Broncos (3-0) host the Minnesota Vikings (2-1) on Sunday. Tyler Polumbus, who signed...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Broncos sign OL Tyler Polumbus

According to 9News, the Denver Broncos have signed free-agent offensive tackle Tyler Polumbus to a one-year deal Thursday. The team was in need for offensive line help; however, the signing could be a mean LT Ty Sambrailo (shoulder) is in danger of missing Week 4. Polumbus was released by the Falcons on Tuesday.
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Source: Tyler Polumbus to start at tackle for Denver Broncos Sunday

  Tyler Polumbus was signed by the Denver Broncos on Thursday, and the team needs him to step up immediately. According to a source, starting left tackle Ty Sambrailo is unable to go this week after injuring his shoulder last Sunday in the Broncos 24-12 victory over the Detroit Lions in prime time. Sambrailo sat out of practice today and looked to be in a great deal of pain during...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Evan Mathis out and Ty Sambrailo misses second practice in a row

The Denver Broncos on Thursday took steps to shore up their offensive line, signing veteran and former-Broncos tackle Tyler Polumbus. The Falcons released Polumbus on Tuesday due to an over-abundance of linemen and a shortage of tight ends. Denver, meanwhile, has a serious dearth of healthy offensive linemen. After the first practice of the week saw three of the five starters out...
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Broncos sign tackle Tyler Polumbus to bolster line

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) The Denver Broncos have agreed to a one-year deal with veteran offensive tackle Tyler Polumbus and released safety Josh Bush. Polumbus was released by the Atlanta Falcons on Tuesday. He drew the Broncos' interest because rookie left tackle Ty Sambrailo is dealing with an injured left shoulder that he hurt in the fourth quarter of Denver's win at Detroit on...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos sign tackle Tyler Polumbus

  The Denver Broncos are shoring up their offensive line again. Great to have @Tyler_Polumbus back home https://t.co/g5INGxdV8w — Chris Kuper (@chriskuper73) October 1, 2015 The Broncos agreed to terms with offensive tackle Tyler Polumbus to a one year deal. Polumbus was released by the Atlanta Falcons after playing the first three games of the season with them. This is a depth...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Tyler Polumbus was available for the Denver Broncos

Before casting any stones about Tyler Polumbus, who started his career as an undrafted free agent for the Denver Broncos in 2008 and has spent time with five different teams in his now eight years in the NFL, it’s important to know why he was available as a Week 4 signing. According to Josh Alper of profootballtalk.com, it wasn’t because Polumbus couldn’t cut it in Atlanta...
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Dan Quinn setting the tone for Falcons with his passion

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) While leading the Atlanta Falcons to a surprising 3-0 start, first-year coach Dan Quinn has shown he can get a little emotional on the sideline. Quinn wasn't happy that his defense gave up 28 first-half points at Dallas on Sunday. So, with Fox TV's cameras watching, Quinn lit into his defensive players on the sideline. It wasn't an unusual style of coaching...
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Falcons Release Veteran OT Tyler Polumbus

The Atlanta Falcons announced Tuesday that they’ve released veteran OT Tyler Polumbus to make room for TE Mickey Shuler, who signed to a contract. Polumbus, 30, originally signed on with the Broncos as an undrafted free agent out of back in 2008. He has since played for the Lions, Seahawks and Redskins. The Falcons signed … The post Falcons Release Veteran...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons are considering bringing in OL Jake Long

The Atlanta Falcons are in rough shape in regards to their offensive line. During last week’s pre-season game against the Miami Dolphins, quarterback Matt Ryan was sacked three times during the time he was in. To make matters worse, former first round pick Jake Matthews is hurt along with Lamar Holmes, and Tyler Polumbus. With the team short on bodies, head coach Dan Quinn acknowledged...
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September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons Positional Review: Offensive Tackles

The subpar performance from the Atlanta Falcons’ offensive line in the past two years has led to some changes. The most notable of these changes is the zone-blocking scheme that new offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan has installed. A zone-blocking scheme means the offensive linemen will all move in a certain direction assigned to block a certain area. This differs from most run...
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July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Chargers Hosting OT Joe Barksdale For A Visit

Michael Gehlken of Union-Tribune San Diego reports that free agent OT Joe Barksdale is visiting with the Chargers on Monday. Barksdale recently tried out for the Falcons and has previously found interest from the Titans. However, the Falcons appear to be out of the running for Barksdale now that they’ve signed Tyler Polumbus to a ... The post Chargers Hosting OT Joe Barksdale For...
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May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

After signing one offensive tackle, the Atlanta Falcons appear ready to sign one more

The Atlanta Falcons may have signed one free agent offensive tackle this week, but don’t be surprised if they sign one more to ensure the unit is stronger once the 2015 season begins. The Falcons announced they have signed former Washington Redskins tackle Tyler Polumbus to a one-year deal and have had talks with St, Louis Rams free agent tackle Joe Barksdale, as confirmed by head...
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May 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Falcons still talking with Joe Barksdale

Even after the Falcons signed veteran offensive tackle Tyler Polumbus, the team is apparently still open to building the line, according to Vaughn McClure of ESPN.McClure quoted head coach Dan Quinn on the situation with Barksdale:"He's still somebody that we're actively talking to," Quinn said to ESPN of Barksdale.The connection of Barksdale to the Falcons isn't a new one, as he...
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May 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Falcons sign massive former Redskins tackle Tyler Polumbus

  The Atlanta Falcons have added a possible new starter to their offensive line by signing former Redskins tackle Tyler Polumbus. The 6-foot-8, 308-pound Polumbus started 42 of his 47 games during four years with the Redskins. He also has played with Denver and Seattle. Polumbus will rejoin former Redskins offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan, who now holds the same job in Atlanta...
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May 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Falcons sign former Redskins tackle Tyler Polumbus

ATLANTA (AP) The Atlanta Falcons have added a possible new starter to their offensive line by signing former Redskins tackle Tyler Polumbus. The 6-foot-8, 308-pound Polumbus started 42 of his 47 games during four years with the Redskins. He also has played with Denver and Seattle. Polumbus will rejoin former Redskins offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan, who now holds the same job...
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May 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons sign offensive tackle Tyler Polumbus to one-year deal

The Atlanta Falcons have made a move that may immediately impact their offensive line. According to Vaughn McClure of ESPN, the team has reunited offensive tackle Tyler Polumbus with offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan.As McClure points out, "The 6-foot-8, 308-pound Polumbus worked out for the Falcons on Tuesday. He played in Falcons' offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan's outside...
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May 14, 2015  |  Discuss

What Bill Callahan’s Hiring Means for Redskins Offensive Line

      View image | gettyimages.com     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...
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January 15, 2015  |  Discuss

The three most important free agents the Washington Redskins need to bring back

Take a quick look at the Redskins’ free agents. Impressive? No, not at all. Of the 24 free agents, many will leave Washington. Really, every single one of them could leave, and nobody would shed a tear. Aside from Brian Orakpo – and maybe Santana Moss – we aren’t talking about classic and beloved players who will be missed by Redskins Nation. And even Orakpo, who made $11...
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January 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Morgan Moses Season-Ending Injury Puts Redskins Back to Square One at Right Tackle

Photo by Keith Allison – Flickr License The Washington Redskins have been searching for the same answers the past several seasons. One of those questions yet to be answered is their offensive line, specifically right tackle. They had hoped to have answered it with last May’s pick of Morgan Moses, but on Thursday the team placed the 66th pick overall on injured-reserve with a...
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December 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Inactive List for Week 13; Jordan Reed & Trent Williams Will Play

Redskins Inactive List for Week 13 The Washington Redskins declared the following players as inactive for Sunday’s game against the Indianapolis Colts. - QB Kirk Cousins - WR Aldrick Robinson - CB EJ Biggers - G Spencer Long - WR Leonard Hankerson - OT Tyler Polumbus
November 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Jay Gruden is still a couple steps behind Redskins’ fans on roster moves

The devastating loss against the Vikings was the train wreck that followed the Redskins’ bus crash. There is a troubling lack of accountability that has been going on for some time in the Redskins organization that inevitably leads to more torturous seasons. Regarding the players, the fans were quite a bit ahead of Jay Gruden on calling out starting Tom Compton in place of Tyler...
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November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Tom Compton Will Start at Right Tackle Against Dallas

Tom Compton Will Start at Right Tackle Against Dallas Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden said Friday that Tom Compton will take over at starting right tackle on Monday night versus the Dallas Cowboys. Compton split time with Tyler Polumbus in the fourth quarter against the Titans and will look to build on that success [...]
October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Thumbs Up and Thumbs Down: Week Four

There we go.  There was our good ole 2013 Washington Redskins.  They’ve been fooling us a bit of late, but they returned to form last night, with frequent turnovers, a porous defense, and a complete lack of discipline.  That’s the team we have all come to know and loathe.  In our own home, division rival New York Giants came to play football, while Washington came to prove...
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September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Five takeaways from the Washington Redskins loss to the New York Giants

“This was a total team debacle.” – Jay Gruden, last night I couldn’t have put it better myself. The Washington Redskins got pounded by the New York Giants 45-14 at home Thursday night. There really weren’t any positives to take away from this one. A team that was just a handful of plays from being 3-0 now finds itself 1-3 and very banged up. It’s well within the realm...
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September 26, 2014  |  Discuss
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