The Insider: Chris Baker


Posted at 07:30 AM ET, 03/27/2014

Redskins plan to use ‘new toy’ Hatcher in a variety of ways

Defensive lineman Jason Hatcher will not be restricted to just one position.

By Mike Jones  |  07:30 AM ET, 03/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, Brian Orakpo, Chris Baker, defensive line, Jason Hatcher, Jay Gruden, Jim Haslett, pass rush, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 02/27/2014

Redskins re-sign defensive lineman Chris Baker

Washington announced that it has re-signed defensive lineman Chris Baker to ensure that he doesn’t hit the free agent market next week.

By Mike Jones  |  02:40 PM ET, 02/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Baker, defensive line, free agency, Roster moves

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 02/06/2014

Offseason question: Should the Redskins re-sign Chris Baker?

When the Redskins retained defensive lineman Chris Baker last season, the team raised a couple eyebrows. But he ended up being one of the more productive linemen.

By Mike Jones  |  12:00 PM ET, 02/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Baker, offseason questions

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 02/06/2014

How much cap space will the Redskins need to retain players?

It sounds like the team has a lot of cap space, until you factor in what it might cost to retain their own free agents.

By Keith McMillan  |  10:15 AM ET, 02/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Chris Baker, contracts, DeAngelo Hall, Perry Riley Jr.

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 12/23/2013

Where to begin rebuilding Redskins: Defense, position by position

Mark Bullock takes a look at who from the defense should stay or be upgraded or replaced, regardless of if the Redskins run a 3-4, 4-3 or hybrid system.

By Mark Bullock  |  01:59 PM ET, 12/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, barry cofield, brandon jenkins, Brandon Meriweather, Brian Orakpo, Chris Baker, cornerbacks, Darryl Tapp, David Amerson, DeAngelo Hall, Defense, defensive line, EJ Biggers, inside linebackers, Jarvis Jenkins, Josh Wilson, Nick Barnett, outside linebackers, Perry Riley, Reed Doughty, Rob Jackson, Ryan Kerrigan, Safeties, Stephen Bowen, The Outsider, Week 17

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 12/02/2013

Redskins position-by-position review: Ups and downs against Giants

There were a few standouts against the Giants, some for good reasons and some for not-so-good ones.

By Mark Bullock  |  12:45 PM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aldrick Robinson, Chris Baker, Chris Chester, cornerbacks, defensive line, inside linebackers, Offensive line, outside linebackers, Quarterbacks, Redskins vs. Giants, Running backs, Safeties, The Outsider, tight ends, Week 13, Wide Receivers

Posted at 03:58 PM ET, 11/26/2013

Stephen Bowen done for season, facing microfracture surgery

Washington Redskins defensive end Stephen Bowen will miss the remainder of the season with what is believed to be cartilage damage that will require microfracture surgery to repair, coach Mike Shanahan said.

By Mike Jones  |  03:58 PM ET, 11/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Baker, cornerbacks, defensive line, Injuries, Roster, Roster moves, Stephen Bowen, Week 13, Wide Receivers

Posted at 01:23 AM ET, 11/08/2013

Personal fouls set up Vikings for scoring drives

The Redskins commit three costly personal fouls to set up the Vikings in more favorable field position on several scoring drives.

By Mike Jones  |  01:23 AM ET, 11/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Baker, Darrel Young, penalties, Perry Riley, Redskins vs. Vikings, Week 10

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 10/27/2013

Game day Q&A: Chris Baker on a football career that almost didn’t happen

After three seasons of trying to crack a 53-man NFL roster, defensive lineman Chris Baker finally reached his breakthrough last season as he earned a role as backup nose tackle with the Redskins last season.

By  |  09:16 AM ET, 10/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Baker, Game Day Q&A

Posted at 06:10 PM ET, 09/11/2013

Redskins injury report: David Amerson, Chris Baker limited

Redskins cornerback David Amerson and defensive end Chris Baker both were limited in Wednesday’s practice according to the team’s first injury report of Week 2.

By Mike Jones  |  06:10 PM ET, 09/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, Chris Baker, Chris Thompson, David Amerson, Injuries, Redskins vs. Packers, Week 2

Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 08/17/2013

Chris Baker, Fred Davis, Bacarri Rambo fined for penalties vs. Titans

The NFL fined three Redskins players for penalties in last week's preseason opener against the Tennessee Titans, the league confirmed.

By Mike Jones  |  02:50 PM ET, 08/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, Chris Baker, Fred Davis, League fines, preseason

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 04/10/2013

Chris Baker signs restricted free agent tender

Nose tackle Chris Baker has signed his restricted free agent tender, making official the deal that the team tendered him before the start of free agency.

By Mike Jones  |  03:00 PM ET, 04/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Baker, defensive line, free agency

Posted at 11:56 AM ET, 03/11/2013

Redskins tender restricted free agent Chris Baker, will let Brandon Banks walk

The Redskins have tendered backup nose tackle Chris Baker the restricted free-agent right-of-first-refusal qualifying offer.

By Mike Jones  |  11:56 AM ET, 03/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Banks, Chris Baker, Redskins free agency