The Insider: Adam Carriker


Posted at 04:11 PM ET, 03/04/2014

Redskins part ways with Adam Carriker, Sav Rocca, three others

The Redskins terminate the contracts of veteran defensive end Adam Carriker and punter Sav Rocca while also waiving running backs Jawan Jamison and Davin Meggett. The team also cut tight end Richard Quinn.

By Mike Jones  |  04:11 PM ET, 03/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, Jawan Jamison, Roster moves, Sav Rocca

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 12/12/2013

Carriker’s quest to return officially comes to an end

Adam Carriker’s practice evaluation window officially expired on Tuesday, ending his quest to return to action this season.

By Mike Jones  |  01:15 PM ET, 12/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, defensive line, Injuries, Week 15

Posted at 07:25 PM ET, 11/20/2013

Shanahan: Carriker still ‘a very long shot’ to return this season

Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said that it would take “a minor miracle” for rehabilitating defensive end Adam Carriker to make it back this season.

By Mike Jones  |  07:25 PM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, defensive line, Injuries, Week 12

Posted at 10:15 PM ET, 11/19/2013

Redskins keep Adam Carriker on PUP list, so he can practice [Updated]

Carriker can attempt to practice, and Washington has 21 days to decide to end his season or activate him.

By Mike Jones  |  10:15 PM ET, 11/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, defensive line, Injuries, Week 12

Posted at 05:07 PM ET, 11/13/2013

Maurice Hurt practices, Carriker ‘still can’t go’

Offensive lineman Maurice Hurt took part in his first practice after coming off the Physically Unable to Perform list.

By Mike Jones  |  05:07 PM ET, 11/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, defensive line, Injuries, Offensive line, Week 11

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 11/12/2013

Redskins mailbag: Mike Shanahan’s future and more

Mike Jones tackles questions on Mike Shanahan’s future, the salary cap, silly penalties, Nick Williams’s role, Adam Carriker’s recovery, London Fletcher’s demise, Kyle Shanahan’s fit for University of Texas and more.

By Mike Jones  |  12:30 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, Daniel Snyder, Josh Morgan, London Fletcher, Mailbag, Mike Shanahan, Nick Williams, Salary cap, special teams, tight ends, Week 11

Posted at 02:17 PM ET, 09/05/2013

Adam Carriker remains determined through up-and-down recovery

Though he spends seven or eight hours a day rehabilitating, defensive end Adam Carriker is encouraged, maintaining that he has “no doubt” that he will play football again.

By Mike Jones  |  02:17 PM ET, 09/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, defensive line, Injuries

Posted at 10:05 AM ET, 09/04/2013

Redskins restructure contracts of Stephen Bowen and Adam Carriker [udpated]

The team saves an estimated $1.3 million in salary cap space.

By Mark Maske  |  10:05 AM ET, 09/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, barry cofield, contracts, defensive line, Salary cap, Stephen Bowen

Posted at 07:39 PM ET, 07/25/2013

Adam Carriker expected to require four to five months to recover

Defensive end Adam Carriker had surgery on his problematic right quadriceps tendon and is expected to need four to five months to recover, Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan said.

By Mike Jones  |  07:39 PM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, defensive line, Injuries, Josh Wilson, Keenan Robinson, Training camp

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 07/25/2013

Wilson, Hurt opening camp on PUP list; Bernstine, Holland waived

Cornerback Josh Wilson and offensive lineman Maurice Hurt will both open training camp on the Redskins' Physically Unable to Perform list, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed.

By Mike Jones  |  10:12 AM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, cornerbacks, Injuries, Josh Wilson, Maurice Hurt, PUP list, Roster, Safeties, Training camp

Posted at 10:13 PM ET, 07/24/2013

Carriker to have third surgery on quadriceps tendon

Adam Carriker confirms he will need a third surgery on his right quadriceps tendon after tearing it last September against St. Louis.

By Mike Jones  |  10:13 PM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, defensive line, Injuries, Training camp

Posted at 01:27 PM ET, 03/20/2013

No surprises in free agent pursuit, Coach Mike Shanahan says

Cap hit presented a challenge but team still welcomes high expectations for 2013.

By Mark Maske  |  01:27 PM ET, 03/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, Mike Shanahan, Redskins, Redskins' free agents

Posted at 02:58 PM ET, 03/11/2013

Adam Carriker restructures contract with Redskins

The move comes as Washington works to get below the salary cap by Tuesday afternoon's deadline.

By Mike Jones  |  02:58 PM ET, 03/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker

Posted at 01:42 PM ET, 09/20/2012

Adam Carriker’s surgery is successful

Short summary of story

By Mike Jones  |  01:42 PM ET, 09/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, Redskins injuries, Washington Redskins

Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 09/17/2012

Redskins don’t expect Adam Carriker to play again this season

Defensive end's season appears over, London Fletcher says.

By Mark Maske and Gene Wang  |  12:40 PM ET, 09/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker

Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 09/13/2012

Redskins vs. Rams: The most insightful blog post ever

A closer look at the Rams, the Redskins' Week 2 opponent, with a fan of the team.

By Keith McMillan  |  08:02 AM ET, 09/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, defensive line, Opening kick, Redskins vs. Rams, Week 2

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 08/14/2012

Carriker is more than a neighbor for rookie Griffin

On one side of Robert Griffin III in the Redskins’ locker room is veteran linebacker and team leader London Fletcher. On the other side is Adam Carriker, another defensive leader known for his work ethic.

By Dave Sheinin  |  09:00 AM ET, 08/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Adam Carriker, RGIII, Robert Griffin III