Who is the real Kirk Cousins and can we trust him?

About halfway through the first quarter of the Redskins’ Thursday night debacle against the Giants, CBS showed a graphic of the best backup-turned-starter quarterbacks in NFL history: Tom Brady, Kurt Warner, Steve Young and… Kirk Cousins. Yeah, I don’t know about that. I’d hold off a bit before I ran a graphic of Young, Warner, Brady, etc. in comparison to Kirk Cousins. But...
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Twitter Tuesday: Kirk Cousins embarrasses himself on national television

There is no way to excuse Kirk Cousins’ performance last Thursday. Not only was he bad, but he gave up. The light was gone from his eye, and I though he might just pull himself out of the game. It was that bad. Here’s what everyone else was saying about him: Breaking: Kirk Cousins’ Hall of Fame induction ceremony had been postponed indefinitely. — Dan Hanzus (@DanHanzus)...
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Will DC residents do what Red Mesa residents did and save their high school Indian nickname?

District of Columbia Council member Kenyan McDuffie introduced an ordinance to ban the use of “race-based nickname, logo, mascot or team name” by schools in city limits. The proposal comes a year after the Council passed a “Sense of the Council to Rename the Washington National Football League Team Resolution of 2013” Apparently, the Council wants to change the name from...
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Redskins add safety Jamarca Sanford, re-sign Richard Crawford

The Washington Redskins have announced the signings of safety Jamarca Sanford and cornerback Richard Crawford to their 53-man roster. NEWS: #Redskins make roster moves. Check back with http://t.co/baXnHba3hA for more info. pic.twitter.com/o197Yb96rc — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) September 29, 2014 The Redskins secondary has been depleted with injuries. Last week cornerback...
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Redskins Re-Sign Corner Richard Crawford; Sign Safety Jamarca Sanford

Redskins Re-Sign Corner Richard Crawford; Sign Safety Jamarca Sanford The Washington Redskins entered this weekend with two vacant spots on the 53-man roster. On Friday the Redskins waived linebacker Gabe Miller and defensive lineman Robert Thomas. Today the Redskins signed cornerback Richard Crawford, and safety Jamarca Sanford to their active roster. Many will remember that Crawford [...]
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Redskins Re-Signing CB Richard Crawford

Grant Paulsen of 106.7 The Fan reports that the Redskins are re-signing CB Richard Crawford to their 53-man roster. Crawford, 24, is a former seventh-round pick of the Redskins back in 2012. He was unable to make the team coming out of the preseason and wound up on Washington’s practice squad before he was later waived a few weeks ago. Crawford hasn’t appeared in an NFL game...
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Chris Cooley: RG3 didn’t hate seeing Kirk Cousins struggle

Former Redskins player and current ESPN 980 radio host Chris Cooley gave his take on Kirk Cousins’ struggles from last Thursday’s blow out loss to the Giants. “He started 13 of 19 in the first half,” Cooley said. “It wasn’t that he didn’t play well in the first half. But you get down, you abandon the run, and then he starts pressing. And I don’t think Kirk is a bad...
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Redskins need to increase takeaways

Need to Know: Five observations on the Redskins including a need for a defense that's built around getting takeaways to start getting some takeaways. —I know that Tyler Polumbus is not who the organization would like to have playing right tackle. They tried some free agent options but they couldn’t get any deals done and there wasn’t an immediate starter available...
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Redskins are selling four month old beer at FedEx Field (Photos)

It’s funny how teams charge an arm and a leg for beer at football games, but don’t care that it’s four months old. Can’t say I’m surprised the Redskins are giving their fans old beer. Fresh beer served here at fed ex @dcsportsbog pic.twitter.com/lCEJnBjj1v — tom robinson (@stonestom) September 26, 2014 @dcsportsbog June this year. Mmm not sick yet so not to skunky…...
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Washington Redskins: 3 reasons why they got crushed by the Giants

For the second time in many weeks the Washington Redskins lost to one of their division rivals, this time the New York Giants. The final score of the game was 45- 14. The Skins now have a record of 1-3 and a losing streak against NFC East opponents that has extended to eight games dating back to last season. Fans couldn’t wait for this game to be over as they watched their team...
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5 Reasons Kirk Cousins is Better than RGIII

Arm StrengthKirk Cousins can fire the ball down field.  He has excellent arm strength to reach on open target quickly.  Cousins' arm strength also allows him to quickly get rid of the ball when being pressured by an opposing pass rush. rather than taking the sack.AccuracyKirk Cousins has better accuracy on passing downs for the Redskins.  Along with his arm strength noted...
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BREAKING: NFL Close To Making Personal Fouls Reviewable

Since the game of pro football began, penalties have not been reviewable plays.  For the NFL, that could be about to change. During the last off-season it was revealed that the Washington Redskins organization put forth a proposal to make personal foul penalties reviewable by league officials during games.  The initial vote on it failed back in March of this year, but it only missed...
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Are The New York Giants For Real After Giving The Washington Redskins A Serious Beat Down?

Quarterback Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants scores a 4th quarter touchdown against the Washington Redskins at FedExField. (Mandatory Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images) Presumption: a belief that something is true even though it has not been proved After watching the New York Giants beat down of the Washington Redskins on Thursday Night Football, the one word that summed it...
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Redskins Notes & Quotes 9-28-2014

Redskins Notes & Quotes 9-28-2014 - In the third quarter of Thursday’s game, Alfred Morris scored his third rushing touchdown of the season on a 20-yard run. The rushing touchdown was the 23rd of Morris’ career, tying him with Cliff Battles for eighth in franchise history. - Linebacker Ryan Kerrigan recorded his league-leading fifth sack of [...]
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Giants, Jay Gruden agree that Kirk Cousins stares down his receivers

While doing some film work this week, Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul picked up the fact that Kirk Cousins has been staring down his receivers. “JPP even saw it, he told us that (Cousins) was staring down his receivers,” said cornerback Prince Amukamara. Redskins head coach Jay Gruden saw what JPP saw as well. “He’s a young guy playing the position, and young guys...
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Redskins’ Trent Williams avoids serious knee injury

After losing a key starter in each of their two previous games, the Washington Redskins appear to have dodged a similar fate Thursday night against the New York Giants. Despite initial fears Trent Williams had dislocated his right kneecap, the two-time Pro Bowl left tackle did not even need an MRI exam. Coach Jay Gruden said Williams had no instability in his knee Friday morning...
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Redskins Waive OLB Gabe Miller

The Washington Redskins released OLB Gabe Miller from their roster on Saturday, according to Brett Tessler. Miller, 26, is a former fifth-round pick of the Kansas City Chiefs. He spent a little over a year with the Chiefs before he later joined the Seahawks and Bears. Miller previously played tight end and suspended four games for violating the league’s performance-enhancing...
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Washington Redskins sold beer advertising the 2014 World Cup, it was expired

The Washington Redskins sold beer advertising the 2014 World Cup during Thursday night's game against the Giants. The beer expired in June. [SI]Fresh beer served here at fed ex @dcsportsbog pic.twitter.com/lCEJnBjj1v— tom robinson (@stonestom) September 26, 2014@dcsportsbog June this year. Mmm not sick yet so not to skunky... I hope pic.twitter.com/FI8WluCEJm— tom robinson...
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Can Kirk Cousins overcome struggles as starting QB?

Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports Before the start of Thursday night’s NFC East affair between the New York Giants and Washington Redskins, football fans in the nation’s capital were comforted by the presence of quarterback Kirk Cousins in the absence of injured starter Robert Griffin III, while those in ”The Big Apple” could only hope that Eli Manning’s performance four days...
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Weekly Rewind: Disappointing Cousins; Takeaways; South Park; DeAngelo Hall

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 recap of the Redskins big loss to the Giants. (READ) - Five takeaways from the Redskins loss to the Giants. (READ) - See how South Park made fun of the Redskins last week. (READ) - How should the Redskins replace DeAngelo...
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Giants Crush Redskins: 3 Things We Learned

The New York Giants and the Washington Redskins have been going at it since the 1930's and they faced each other once again on Thursday night in a Prime Time match that would feature 2 out of the top 5 running backs entering week 4. As the game got under way it was quite apparent that the night would be about the two quarterbacks, Eli Manning looked to continue were he left off...
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Kirk Cousins--You Just Threw Four Interceptions in One Half on National Television. What Are You Going to Do?

Thursay night was not a good night for Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins. He  had the chance to further his case for playing time after Robert Griffin III returns, but instead he throws four interceptions in one half of the game.After a night like that you'd expect a player to do all sorts of things, i.e. getting drunk, sulking at home, tp-ing Eli Manning's house...
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Will Kirk Cousins start when RG3 returns?

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Phil Simms did in fact say “Redskins” on Thursday night (Video)

Even though CBS Sports broadcaster Phil Simms said he wouldn’t use the name “Redskins” while covering any of their games, he did slip up once on Thursday night. Simms obviously slipped up on purpose. It’s amazing he didn’t slip up more. It’s hard to just start stop using a particular word. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType...
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Redskins linebacker was hit last night by drunk driver

Last night after the Washington Redskins loss, linebacker Keenan Robinson and his family were on their way home when their vehicle was struck by a drunk driver. @KeenanRobinson1: I thank you father God for protecting me and my family and keeping us safe tonight. A drunk driver hit us and almost wiped us out NBC […] The post Redskins linebacker was hit last night by drunk driver...
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