DC Sports Bog: Joe Gibbs


Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 02/03/2014

Jay Gruden already called Joe Gibbs

New Redskins coach called the best Redskins coach. No, not Mike Shanahan.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:45 AM ET, 02/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jay Gruden, Joe Gibbs, Redskins

Posted at 10:24 AM ET, 01/30/2014

More Joe Gibbs on ‘The Colbert Report’

In Part 2 of the feature, Gibbs puts on his coaching pants.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:24 AM ET, 01/30/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Gibbs, Redskins

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 01/29/2014

Joe Gibbs zings Stephen Colbert on ‘The Colbert Report’

The Redskins coaching legend had some fun with Comedy Central’s late-night talk-show host.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:15 AM ET, 01/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Gibbs, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 01/07/2014

10 years ago in Redskins coaching searches, ‘The Return of the King’

A decade ago, the Redskins found their new head coach by looking toward the past.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:45 PM ET, 01/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Gibbs, Media, Redskins

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 01/07/2014

The Gibbs coaching search

Want to spend a fun few minutes? Read some of these clips from the first coaching search that landed on Joe Gibbs.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:30 AM ET, 01/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jack Pardee, Joe Gibbs, Redskins

Posted at 04:40 AM ET, 11/12/2013

Mike Shanahan and history

Some people have started comparing Mike Shanahan to the other coaches with lengthy tenures in Redskins history. It isn’t flattering.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:40 AM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Gibbs, Mike Shanahan, Redskins

Posted at 03:07 PM ET, 11/04/2013

Ranking Sunday’s Redskins win

Tom Boswell and readers reflect on where Sunday’s Redskins win ranks among improbable last-second turnarounds in franchise history.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:07 PM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Gibbs, Mike Shanahan, Redskins, Thomas Boswell

Posted at 02:18 PM ET, 10/07/2013

Clinton Portis on practice and Dan Snyder

During a funny speech about Joe Gibbs, Clinton Portis wound up confirming a lot of stuff people said about him. Like he hated practicing.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:18 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clinton Portis, Dan Snyder, Joe Gibbs, Redskins

Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 09/26/2013

Dexter Manley’s roast of Joe Gibbs

Dexter Manley was supposed to roast Joe Gibbs. Instead he praised him for 60 seconds, and then sat down.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:11 PM ET, 09/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dexter Manley, Joe Gibbs, Redskins

Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 09/25/2013

Gibbs: ‘It would be wrong to change the team’s name’

Before I die, I will transcribe the thoughts of every sentient human on the Redskins team name. Then I will die.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:19 PM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Gibbs, Redskins

Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 09/20/2013

Joe Gibbs gets roasted

A few of the highlights from Thursday night’s roast of the beloved Super Bowl winning coach.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:11 PM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clinton Portis, Jeff Bostic, Joe Gibbs, John Riggins, Redskins

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 09/20/2013

Joe Gibbs on Tony Kornheiser

Redskins coach takes pains to tell an audience at his roast that Tony Kornheiser knows nothing about football.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:26 AM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Gibbs, Media, Redskins, Tony Kornheiser

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 08/05/2013

When the Redskins honored Art Donovan

Shortly before their last Super Bowl season, the Redskins paid tribute to Art Donovan, who talked about elephant dung.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:35 AM ET, 08/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Gibbs, Morning pixels, NFL, Redskins

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 06/28/2013

John Riggins and Joe Gibbs drove a Winnebago on a racetrack

Or a 'Riggebego,' if you will.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:48 AM ET, 06/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Gibbs, John Riggins, Redskins

Posted at 04:27 PM ET, 06/10/2013

Fred Smoot on Joe Gibbs, Jim Zorn and Sean Taylor

Former Redskins cornerback says Gibbs taught him about being a man, and Zorn was hard to take seriously.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:27 PM ET, 06/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Smoot, Joe Gibbs, Redskins, Sean Taylor

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 06/05/2013

Riggo, Joe Gibbs and Don Breaux fishing

What happens when two legendary Redskins, plus one famous assistant coach, head out on a boat with television cameras?

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:35 AM ET, 06/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Don Breaux, Joe Gibbs, John Riggins, Redskins

Posted at 10:22 AM ET, 05/16/2013

Joe Gibbs and Mike Shanahan talk RGIII

Two Super Bowl winning coaches share a few laughs over Washington's phenom QB.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:22 AM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Gibbs, Mike Shanahan, Redskins

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 04/02/2013

Jack Pardee and the Redskins

Jack Pardee's three years as Redskins head coach are largely forgotten among praise for George Allen and Joe Gibbs. Let's remember.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:42 AM ET, 04/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George Allen, Jack Pardee, Joe Gibbs, Redskins

Posted at 08:53 PM ET, 12/30/2012

Dan Snyder and Joe Gibbs watch Redskins-Cowboys

Who better for the Redskins owner to sit next to during the biggest game of his tenure.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:53 PM ET, 12/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dan Snyder, Joe Gibbs, Redskins

Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 11/27/2012

The Redskins are scoring points, fun to watch

The Redskins' record is 5-6, as usual, but golly they're a lot more entertaining to watch.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:40 AM ET, 11/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Gibbs, Mike Shanahan, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 10/23/2012

Joe Gibbs explains his ‘pep talk’ in Dallas

Coach wants to make it clear that he is "Redskins all the way."

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:46 AM ET, 10/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cowboys, Doc Walker, ESPN 980, Joe Gibbs, Redskins

Posted at 11:19 AM ET, 10/22/2012

Redskins fans lash out at Joe Gibbs for Cowboys speech

After Joe Gibbs addresses the Cowboys during chapel, angry Redskins fans melt down at the Hall of Fame coach.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:19 AM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jerry Jones, Joe Gibbs, Redskins

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 08/16/2012

Morning pixels: RGIII’s locker

Super heroes and inspirational sayings are so very RGIII.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:31 AM ET, 08/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, RGIII, Stephen Strasburg, Randy Edsall, Niles Paul, Kirk Cousins, Chris Cooley, Joe Gibbs

Posted at 03:28 PM ET, 08/15/2012

Joe Gibbs is ‘fired up’ for RGIII

Redskins legend tells ESPN that, with a quarterback in the fold, the Redskins now have a chance.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:28 PM ET, 08/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Joe Gibbs, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, ESPN, Mike Shanahan

Posted at 12:44 PM ET, 06/20/2012

Throwbacks: Joe Gibbs coaches wide receivers in 1990

To kick off a series highlighting old but great D.C. sports photos, here’s some tight-shirted Skins action from 22 years ago.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:44 PM ET, 06/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Joe Gibbs, Art Monk

Posted at 11:43 AM ET, 04/12/2012

Joe Gibbs and Mike Shanahan talk quarterbacks

Current Redskins coach asks former Redskins coach about his three Super Bowl wins with three different signal-callers.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:43 AM ET, 04/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Joe Gibbs, Mike Shanahan, Dan Snyder, Larry Michael

Posted at 04:59 PM ET, 03/28/2012

Joe Gibbs on Mark Rypien, head injuries and bounties

Former Redskins coach praises the NFL’s medical career, and repeats that he never knew of bounties.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:59 PM ET, 03/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Joe Gibbs, James Andrews, Mark Rypien, Gregg Williams

Posted at 05:03 PM ET, 03/15/2012

Brandon Lloyd says he was disrespectful to Joe Gibbs

Former malcontented Redskins receiver says if he had to do it again, ‘I’d probably do the same thing.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  05:03 PM ET, 03/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Brandon Lloyd, Joe Gibbs, Dan LeBatard

Posted at 04:56 PM ET, 03/06/2012

Dexter Manley on Joe Gibbs and incentives

Former Redskins great confirms he got paid for hitting the quarterback, but never for causing injury.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:56 PM ET, 03/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Dexter Manley, George Starke, Joe Gibbs, Bobby Beathard, Jack Kent Cooke, Gregg Williams

Posted at 10:48 AM ET, 03/06/2012

George Starke: Joe Gibbs would hand out 100 dollar bills for hits on QBs

Former Hog says George Allen once placed a $200 bounty on Roger Staubach.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:48 AM ET, 03/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Joe Gibbs, George Starke, Gregg Williams, George Allen, Roger Staubach

Posted at 04:59 PM ET, 02/08/2012

Joe Gibbs on Peyton Manning and the Redskins

Former Super Bowl-winning coach things star quarterback should stick with his offense, not enter the West Coast.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:59 PM ET, 02/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Peyton Manning, Joe Gibbs, Mike Shanahan

Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 01/26/2012

Richard Justice on the popularity of the Redskins

Former Skins beat writer talks about what the team has meant to the region.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:22 PM ET, 01/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Redskins, Joe Gibbs, Richard Justice