The Insider: 2013 season


Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 03/27/2014

Gruden wants players to move on from, but not forget, 3-13 season

When it comes to the Washington Redskins’ 3-13 debacle of a 2013 season, new head coach Jay Gruden has mixed feelings on how he wants his players to look back on it.

By Mike Jones  |  10:45 AM ET, 03/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season, Jay Gruden

Posted at 07:27 PM ET, 12/30/2013

Redskins players express regret following dismissal of Shanahan, assistants

Redskins players regret that they weren’t able to save Mike Shanahan’s job, and their season.

By Mike Jones  |  07:27 PM ET, 12/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season, coaches, Mike Shanahan

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 12/30/2013

Redskins fire Mike Shanahan after four years as coach [updated]

The Redskins have fired Mike Shanahan after four seasons as head coach.

By Mark Maske and Mike Jones  |  09:32 AM ET, 12/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season, Bruce Allen, coaches, Daniel Snyder, Mike Shanahan, poll, video

Posted at 05:12 PM ET, 10/16/2013

Griffin: Redskins doing their best to block out the scrutiny

Despite ongoing scrutiny and little success to silence it, Robert Griffin III said he and his teammates remain focused.

By Mike Jones  |  05:12 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season, London Fletcher, Redskins vs. Bears, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, Week 7

Posted at 03:08 PM ET, 10/16/2013

Barry Cofield: These Redskins are better than previous years’ teams

Players still firmly believe that their record does not reflect their level of talent or their capabilities.

By Mike Jones  |  03:08 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season, barry cofield, Mike Shanahan

Posted at 05:33 PM ET, 09/23/2013

Redskins players say they’re shocked by 0-3 start

‘We never thought we’d be 0-3 coming off the offseason we had and the last year that we had,’ wide receiver Pierre Garcon says.

By Mark Maske  |  05:33 PM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  0-3, 2013 season, barry cofield, Josh Wilson, Pierre Garcon, Tyler Polumbus, Week 3

Posted at 10:32 AM ET, 09/20/2013

Josh Wilson: Yards don’t matter, wins do

‘If we give up 1,000 yards and we’re 2-0 ... who cares?’ cornerback says.

By Mark Maske  |  10:32 AM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season, Defense, Josh Wilson, Redskins vs. Lions, Week 3

Posted at 09:47 AM ET, 09/20/2013

NFC East’s woes give Redskins hope

The Eagles’ loss Thursday night leaves the Cowboys as the division’s only team even at .500.

By Mark Maske  |  09:47 AM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season, Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants, NFC East, Philadelphia Eagles

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 09/19/2013

Redskins two yards shy of record for yards allowed in two weeks of the season

The 1,023 yards that the Washington Redskins defense has allowed through two weeks stand just two yards shy of the NFL record for yards given up through two games.

By Mike Jones  |  01:01 PM ET, 09/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season, Defense

Posted at 07:01 PM ET, 09/05/2013

Ravens vs. Broncos: Season kick off open thread

A place to chat it up while you watch the first NFL game of the season, with live stats, rosters and more.

By Keith McMillan  |  07:01 PM ET, 09/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season, Baltimore Ravens, Denver Broncos, Open thread, season opener, Week 1

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 09/05/2013

Hall: Redskins must be more consistent this season

Cornerbacks says, 'We’ve got to go out and do it week in and week out, not just on the back half of the season or certain stretches throughout the season.'

By Mark Maske  |  09:31 AM ET, 09/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season outlook, DeAngelo Hall

Posted at 04:47 PM ET, 09/04/2013

Alfred Morris will use team success to gauge his own

Alfred Morris set a high bar for himself when he rushed for 1,613 yards and 13 touchdowns as a rookie.

By Mike Jones  |  04:47 PM ET, 09/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season outlook, Alfred Morris, running back

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 09/04/2013

Who are the NFL’s top 10 teams heading into 2013?

By Keith McMillan and Mark Maske  |  07:01 AM ET, 09/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season outlook, Opening kick, Redskins vs. Eagles, top 10, Week 1

Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 08/02/2013

Redskins have 12 defensive players with expiring contracts

The 2013 campaign also carries great significance for the future of a number of defensive players. Twelve defensive players six of them starters are entering the final years of their contracts.

By Mike Jones  |  12:02 PM ET, 08/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season outlook, Brandon Meriweather, Brian Orakpo, contracts, DeAngelo Hall, Defense, free agency, Perry Riley

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 07/25/2013

Redskins get to work, aiming to duplicate last season's success

As they geared up for Thursday's start to training camp practices, Washington Redskins players expressed excitement, but also said they feel expectations both outward and inward to build on last year's success.

By Mike Jones  |  07:02 AM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season outlook, Training camp

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 07/10/2013

In what scenario would the Redskins not win the NFC East?

An examination of NFC East odds and predictions finds them hedging bets on the reigning division champion Redskins.

By Keith McMillan  |  12:55 PM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season, Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants, NFC East, Philadelphia Eagles