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Redskins Hand out new Jersey Numbers

Redskins Hand out new Jersey Numbers The Washington Redskins finalized their 2014-15 53-man roster this past weekend. In the process, the players who were wearing duplicate numbers that made the team needed something new. Monday the Redskins issued those new numbers. Newly signed safety Duke Ihenacho, will wear No. 35. The 35 was worn previously [...]
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National confidence level in Washington Redskins takes dip heading into regular season

It’s finally here. No more training camp practices. No scrimmages. No more meaningless exhibitions. Now, it’s actually for real; the NFL regular season is upon us! During the next 17 weeks, 32 teams will vie for 12 playoff spots, all in the hopes of being the last team standing at the end. For some, this is a realistic possibility; for others, it’s nothing but a pipe dream...
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Redskins Press Conferences – Jay Gruden 9-1-2014

Redskins Press Conferences – Jay Gruden 9-1-2014 Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden spoke to the media Monday after practice Twitter Roundup: Gruden on S D. Ihenacho: “He’s a tough guy and became available. … Luckily we got him.” Said he brings experience on field, special teams. — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) September 1, 2014 Gruden [...]
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Did the Washington Redskins make the right choices at running back?

The Washington Redskins have finished cutting their roster down to 53 players, making some tough decisions in the process. The most talked about/debated position was running back. Head coach Jay Gruden chose to keep the trio of Alfred Morris, Roy Helu Jr, and Silas Redd. Second year back Chris Thompson was signed to the practice squad, while rookie sixth round pick Lache Seastrunk...
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Redskins vs Texans – Week 1 Promo (VIDEO)

Redskins vs Texans – Week 1 Promo The 2014-15 NFL season is less than a week away. Which means it’s time to get ready for football. If you are a fan of the Washington Redskins, it means it’s time to prepare for week 1 and the Houston Texans. Our buddy RobVanDam in back again this year [...]
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Redskins don't offer Seastrunk a practice squad spot

The Redskins have decided not to offer a practice squad spot to running back Lache Seastrunk, according to a report in the Washington Post. The team released its 2014 sixth-round draft pick on Saturday, a move that surprised some. He made a very impressive final bid to make the team in Thursday’s preseason game in Tampa when he took a short pass and displayed rare speed while...
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Waiver wire: Redskins claim DB Ihenacho

The NFL waiver wire, in short: 'a cut player with less than four years of service time is placed on waivers. All 31 other teams can place a claim on the player and add him to their 53-man roster. If the player goes unclaimed through waivers, they are free to sign with any team as an unrestricted free agent. The waiver wire order is identical to the 2014 NFL Draft order, so the...
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RGIII had lots of fun at Baylor’s season opener at their new stadium, including taking an awesome selfie

Robert Griffin III was in Waco, Texas on Sunday partaking in the festivities of the grand opening of Baylor’s new 45,000-seat McLane Stadium. The eventful day started with Baylor unveiling a statue of the former Heisman trophy winner. Griffin, dressed in a green blazer, shirt, jeans, and sneakers, said he was there to “party.” And party he did, including taking this awesome...
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WATCH: Robert Griffin III Plays Second Fiddle to Former President George Bush During Coin Toss

Look at Robert Griffin III! For a moment he appears to move forward as if to start shaking hands with eveyone right before ole G.W. does. Sorry RG3. You may be considered a man amongst men in Waco for what you did back in the day, but you don't trump a former president man.Not ole George W. Bush man.@_MarcusD_/TwitterMaybe he needs to take a few lessons on political maneuvering...
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Report: Redskins don’t plan to sign Lache Seastrunk to practice squad

When the Redskins announced their roster cuts to get down from 75 to 53 players, many were surprised when sixth-round pick running back Lache Seastrunk was among those cut. The expectation was he would be signed to the practice squad, but when the team announced it’s practice squad Seastrunk’s name was not included. So what gives? Apparently the Redskins are moving in another...
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PHOTO: Dale Earnhardt Jr. adds more Redskins memorabilia to his collection

Dale Earnhardt Jr. is a huge Washington Redskins fan. He is always tweeting about the team, showing up to games when he can and shows off different pieces of his collection. Well, once again Earnhardt has added a very unique piece to his collection. Today he tweeted a picture of him holding a Redskins helmet. There is no signature on the helmet at all, but that is not what makes...
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Baylor unveils RG3 statue (Photos)

Baylor has unveiled a statue of Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Robert Griffin III. Robert Griffin III gets a bronze statue in Waco. It's been 3 years since @RGIII won the Heisman at Baylor. pic.twitter.com/mz205ocGUb — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) August 31, 2014 So honored! All Family, All Friends, All Teammates & Baylor Nation #ThisIsForUs pic.twitter.com/O01Drpx9LN...
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Redskins Sign 8 Players to Practice Squad

Redskins Sign 8 Players to Practice Squad The Washington Redskins started putting together their 10-man practice squad on Sunday. Under new rules, teams are now allowed to have 10 players instead of 8 & players who have played for the team for the last two years (on the 53-man roster) are now eligible as well. [...]
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PHOTO: Baylor Unveils Robert Griffin III Statute at New Stadium Ahead of Season Opener

Robert  Griffin III has gone from being the toast of Washington D.C.to who knows what, butt there is one thing that will never change when it comes to the former Baylor Bear. Folks in Waco are always going to love him. After winning the school's first Heisman and thrusting Baylot in to the national spotlight how could they not?Just in case he didn't know how they felt it...
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Redskins sign eight to practice squad

The Washington Redskins announced they have signed eight players to their practice squad, as of Sunday. TE Ted Bolser CB Richard Crawford CB Chase Minnifield OL Tevita Stevens S Phillip Thomas NT Robert Thomas RB Chris Thompson WR Nick Williams The Redskins are expected to add safety Akeem Davis, if he clears waivers, after the team waived him on Sunday to make room on their 53-man...
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Watch: Robert Griffin III Knocks Apple off Johnny Manziel’s Head

In a Nissan “Heisman House” ad campaign, this YouTube video has Robert Griffin III  throwing a pass at Johnny Manziel in attempt to knock an apple off of his head. If you had quick eyes, you’d see that a last-second mannequin switch occurred as Manziel certainly wouldn’t have wanted to wind up with a football lodged into his mouth. Manziel would like us to believe that he...
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Redskins announce their practice squad

Today the Washington Redskins announced their practice squad. They still have two spots open. TE Ted Bolser CB Richard Crawfod CB Chase Minnifield OL Tevita Stevens S Phillip Thomas NT Robert Thomas RB Chris Thompson WR Nick Williams The post Redskins announce their practice squad appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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Redskins claim ex-Broncos safety Duke Ihenacho

The Washington Redskins have claimed safety Duke Ihenacho, according to multiple reports. Echoing @BradBiggs and @John_Keim – former Broncos S Duke Ihenacho was claimed by the #Redskins, per a person familiar with his status. — Zac Boyer (@ZacBoyer) August 31, 2014 Ihenacho was waived by the Broncos on Saturday. The Redskins have been put in a tough situation following the two...
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Redskins claim Safety Duke Ihenacho off waivers

The Washington Redskins have claimed safety Duke Ihenacho off waivers from the Denver Broncos. With a 3-13 record last season, Washington has second waiver priority and snatched up Ihenacho relatively quickly. With Brandon Merriweather set to start the first two games on suspension, the addition of Ihenacho is a big deal for the Redskins. He is not an All Pro safety, but he is...
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NFL 53-man cutdown update: Washington Redskins

As of Sunday 8/31 8AM ET, Per NFL transaction wire, NFL.com: All teams down to 53 by Saturday 8/30 4PM. Players released: TE Ted Bolser CB Richard Crawford S Da'Mon Cromartie-Smith WR Lee Doss OL Kevin Kowalski P Robert Malone OL Tevita Stevens NT Robert Thomas K Zach Hocker OL Maurice Hurt CB Chase Minnifield RB Evan Royster RB Lache...
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Juice This: Dan Snyder and Jerry Jones Deserve Each Other

Some announcers won't say "Redskins" this year. A Washington newspaper won't print it. In spots. Talking heads everywhere are lambasting the Redskins over their name. So, how come I think owner Daniel Snyder is loving all this attention his team and its name are getting? His die-hard, loyal fans will never desert their beloved Redskins and congressmen who get...
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Quick reactions to the Washington Redskins final cuts

Cuts: RB Evan Royster, RB Lache Seastrunk, RB Chris Thompson, WR Lee Doss, LB Everette Brown, CB Chase Minnifield, S Phillip Thomas, PK Zach Hocker, WR Nick Williams, OL Maurice Hurt, WR Lee Doss, OL Tevita Stevens, S Da’Mon Cromartie-Smith, NT Robert Thomas, CB Richard Crawford, TE Ted Bolser, OL Kevin Kowalski and P Robert Malone. Most Surprising Cut: Lache Seastrunk Seastrunk...
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RG3 knocks an apple off Johnny Manziel’s head with a football (Video)

h/t BSO var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post RG3 knocks an apple off Johnny Manziel’s head with a football (Video) appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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Redskins place Stephen Bowen, Leonard Hankerson on PUP

The Redskins have placed wide receiver Leonard Hankerson and defensive lineman Stephen Bowen on the physically unable to perform list.  They’ll miss the first six weeks of the season. Redskins placed WR Leonard Hankerson and DE Stephen Bowen on PUP. Released RBs Evan Royster, Lache Seastrunk, Chris Thompson. — Around The NFL (@AroundTheNFL) August 30, 2014 var ACE_AR...
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Washington Redskins 53-man Roster 2014-15

Washington Redskins 53-man Roster 2014-15 The Washington Redskins finished their trim-down on Saturday. What emerged was the first official 53-man roster of the 2014-15 season. Quarterback: 3 Robert Griffin III Kirk Cousins Colt McCoy Running Back: 4 Alfred Morris Roy Helu Silas Redd Darrel Young (Fullback) Tight End: 3 Jordan Reed Logan Paulsen Niles Paul [...]
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