Jay Gruden: DeSean Jackson is a terrible blocker

Redskins head coach Jay Gruden was very honest when talking about how bad of a blocker DeSean Jackson is. “He did a little bit today,” Gruden said, The Washington Post. “I think he’s gonna be a game-day type deal. He wants to go really bad — obviously he’s going back to Philly. But if he’s not 100 percent — if he’s 60-70 percent — he’s really not that good to...
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Washington coach Jay Gruden disses DeSean Jackson

Jason Whitney DeSean Jackson and the Washington Redskins will be making a trip to Philadelphia, in a critical early season game against the Eagles. Besides a share of first place being on the line, Jackson wants to make the Eagles pay for releasing him. However, a sprained left shoulder may end up keeping Jackson out, regardless of […] Sports-Kings - The Kings of Sports Lists ...
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Redskins coach calls out Desean Jackson’s blocking ability

Today the Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden said on ESPN 980 that Jackson needs to be close to 100 percent if he’s going to play. “He did a little bit today,” Gruden said. “I think he’s gonna be a game-day type deal. He wants to go really bad — obviously he’s going back to […] The post Redskins coach calls out Desean Jackson’s blocking ability appeared first...
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Kirk Cousins’s football career has been marked by patience, persistence

Kirk Cousins awoke Monday to an avalanche of text messages and a vague sense that a greater weight than normal sat on his shoulders. The plays that hadn’t worked in Sunday’s 41-10 triumph over the Jacksonville Jaguars ran like a tape-loop in his head. As it dawned on him that he’d awoken as starting quarterback of the Washington Redskins, Cousins decided that the best way...
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Redskins Injury Report Week 3

Redskins Injury Report Week 3 The Washington Redskins, who will face the Philadelphia Eagles this weekend, released their injury report on Friday. The team listed four players out; QB Robert Griffin III (ankle), LB Akeem Davis (knee), CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) and TE Jordan Reed (hamstring). Kedric Gholston (groin) is the only player listed as doubtful. Three [...]
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Redskins Injury Report: DeSean Jackson, Jordan Reed

The Washington Redskins are going to be without star quarterback Robert Griffin III for a huge chunk of the season. Meanwhile, wide receiver DeSean Jackson is trying to work his way back from a shoulder injury he suffered against the Jacksonville Jaguars in week two. Over the course of the last week Jackson has been doing light drills, but has not practiced much in preparation for...
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Talking Redskins-Eagles with the smartest blogger I know

The Redskins visit the Eagles tomorrow and it sure feels like the Redskins community is more excited about the game than they would have been if Robert Griffin III started at quarterback. DeSean Jackson was only “60 to 70 percent” in Friday’s practice. The Redskins list him as Questionable for the game. My fantasy football experience tells me that “questionable” players...
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DeSean Jackson making the trip to Philly

As you can see from the photo below that was posted by Washington, DeSean Jackson is making the trip to Philly for tomorrow’s game against the Eagles. Hey @Eagles, we're comin' for ya. #HTTR #BeatTheEagles pic.twitter.com/HZuNUfEBQP — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) September 20, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: '...
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Tight End Sleepers Week Three

Welcome to week three for the tight end sleepers.  It was a week two sweep in the sleeper department with Larry Donnell, Niles Paul and Delanie Walker having spectacular games. I am going to dig deep once again and give you three sleepers at the tight end position for week three. Niles Paul (Washington):  Jordan Reed will still be out with a hamstring injury in week three and Niles...
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Rewind: Washington Redskins odd Power Rankings spot; amazing cheerleaders gallery

Here’s everything you need to get you ready for Week 3 of the NFL season. National Columns - Power Rankings: How all 32 teams in the NFL stack up after Week 2 (READ) - QB Ratings: Ranking every starting NFL quarterback heading into Week 3 (READ) - Fab Five: The best games on the NFL slate in Week 3 (READ) - The 10 biggest disappointments in the NFL so far this season (READ...
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PHOTO: Redskins sign RGIII’s cast

After Robert Griffin III dislocated his ankle last during last Sunday’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, the Redskins found out that RGIII should only be out for at least two months. Until then RGIII will be in a cast for about 10 days. Yesterday RGIII posted a picture of his cast on Instagram with the caption, “Appreciate the squad showing love! Let’s get that W Baby...
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Doug Williams Appears on CSN’s “Table Manners” Show (FULL VIDEO)

Doug Williams Appears on CSN’s “Table Manners” Show Washington Redskins former great Doug Williams appeared on “The Sports Junkies” show, “Table Manners” on CSN Washington Wednesday night. “Table Manners” is a sit-down style interview show which stretches the realms of sports and entertainment television. Williams spoke about football, the first color TV he ever...
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Washington Redskins at Philadelphia Eagles: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

The Washington Redskins will travel to take on the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday in a match-up of two NFC East rivals. With Kirk Cousins putting up big numbers a week ago, the Redskins (1-1) suddenly have life in their offense. The Eagles (2-0) are also coming in with momentum after thrilling win over the Colts on Monday night. The Odds: The Philadelphia Eagles are 6.5 point favorites...
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DeSean Jackson questionable

The Washington Redskins will be down a tight end, but they remain optimistic that DeSean Jackson will be able to play against his former team. The Redskins listed Jackson as questionable for Sunday's game against Philadelphia. Tight end Jordan Reed was listed as out. Neither status is a surprise. Reed strained his hamstring in the season opener and has yet to practice. Jackson...
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Washington Redskins vs. Philadelphia Eagles: Betting Odds

Betting odds for the Washington Redskins game against the Philadelphia Eagles.
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Redskins vs Eagles Promo Videos – Week 3

Redskins vs Eagles Promo Videos – Week 3 This week the Redskins will travel to Philadelphia to take on the Eagles, a team most Redskins fans despise. As you can about imagine with this being a rivalry week,  there are a few videos this week to take a look at. If you haven’t had a [...]
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Niles Paul Looking For Another Big Game

Redskins tight end Niles Paul filled in admirably for the injured Jordan Reed over the first two weeks and is a viable fantasy option in Week 3 against Philadelphia.Fantasy Spin:Paul has been a viable fantasy option with 86 yards in Week 1 and 99 yards and a score against Jacksonville last Sunday.
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Dan Snyder Gave Kevin Durant The Game Winning Ball (Photo)

Seems like Kevin Durant and Dan Snyder share a special bond.  Once the Redskins managed to come back and beat the Jaguars, that game winning ball went home with Kevin Durant. This gift is actually pretty cool. [BSO] The post Dan Snyder Gave Kevin Durant The Game Winning Ball (Photo) appeared first on Geeks & Cleats.
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Three things the Washington Redskins have to do to beat the Philadelphia Eagles

Now the real season starts. The Washington Redskins go to Philly to play the Eagles in the first NFC East game of the season. The winner takes first place in the division. Here’s how the Skins get it done. Contain LeSean McCoy and Darren Sproles The Eagle’s screen game is legit. The Redskins had trouble with it last year, and now it’s even better with the addition of Darren...
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Redskins Report Card: Week 2 OFFENSE

QUARTERBACK – GRADE A Robert Griffin III looked great in four minutes of work, running twice for 22 yards and two first downs and completing two of three passes. [The incompletion was a beautiful long pass to Desean Jackson that was caught, but mistakenly ruled an incompletion by the refs.] The play on which Griffin got injured was brilliant, as he rolled out, eluded Jaguars LB...
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Kevin Durant gets game ball from Redskins owner

It’s hardly surprising that Kevin Durant is a pretty passionate fan of D.C. sports. He hails from nearby Rockville, Md., and often professes his love for the pro sports teams he grew up watching. Durant was in attendance last Sunday for the Washington Redskins’ 41-10 drubbing of the awful Jacksonville Jaguars. Clad in a RG3 […] The post Dan Snyder sends Kevin Durant game ball...
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Washington posts a photo of RG3’s signed cast to show his teammates support him (Photo)

This have been multiple reports over the past couple of seasons that Robert Griffin III’s teammates aren’t very fond of him. Because of this, it looks like the Washington football team felt the need to post a photo on their Twitter account of RG3’s signed cast to show that his teammates support him. Showing their support for his recovery from a dislocated ankle, teammates ...
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DeSean Jackson questionable for Sunday’s game vs. Eagles

Washington Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson has vowed he will play against his former team the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday despite a sprained AC joint in his left shoulder. But, he did not practice on Wednesday and Thursday and he was limited on Friday, thus he is questionable for the game. Gruden: WR DeSean Jackson (shoulder) "did good today." Said he was "...
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RG3 likely decided on his own to turn Jesus shirt inside-out to avoid fine (photo)

A slight buzz was generated after Robert Griffin III was spotted wearing a t-shirt inside-out when meeting with the media after the Washington Redskins quarterback suffered a broken ankle in the team’s 41-10 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday. The shirt in question bore the message “Know Jesus Know Peace/No Jesus No Peace” and […] The post RG3 likely decided on his...
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DeSean Jackson considered questionable

Redskins star receiver DeSean Jackson is considered questionable for Sunday’s game against the Eagles. Gruden: WR DeSean Jackson (shoulder) "did good today." Said he was "very limited," but will get another look tomorrow; QUESTIONABLE for Sun. — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) September 19, 2014 I can’t imagine Jackson not playing against his former team...
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