The Insider: David Amerson


Posted at 06:59 AM ET, 04/23/2014

Opinions on the Redskins’ 2013 rookies, from this time last year

It’s neat to take a look back and see what scouts and draft analysts thought of the players who eventually became Redskins.

By Keith McMillan  |  06:59 AM ET, 04/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, Chris Thompson, David Amerson, Jordan Reed, NFL draft, Opening kick

Posted at 07:12 PM ET, 03/24/2014

Ten Redskins to receive six-figure compensation bonuses

The money is alloted through an NFL program designed designed to compensate players with lower salaries who played more than their contracts would have suggested.

By Mike Jones  |  07:12 PM ET, 03/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, contracts, David Amerson, Jordan Reed, Logan Paulsen, Niles Paul, Perry Riley, Roy Helu, Tyler Polumbus. Alfred Morris

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 09:30 AM ET, 12/08/2013

Game Day Q&A: Cornerback David Amerson on learning the ropes in his rookie season

Now 12 games into his rookie season, cornerback David Amerson notices improved comfort and understanding on the field.

By Mike Jones  |  09:30 AM ET, 12/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cornerbacks, David Amerson, Game Day Q&A, Redskins vs. Chiefs, Week 14

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 11/18/2013

Position-by-position review: Was it Robert Griffin III’s worst game?

Mark Bullock takes a closer look at Robert Griffin III, Brian Orakpo, David Amerson and the offensive line.

By Mark Bullock  |  12:55 PM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Brandon Meriweather, Brian Orakpo, cornerbacks, David Amerson, defensive line, inside linebackers, Offensive line, outside linebackers, Quarterbacks, Redskins vs. Eagles, Reed Doughty, Robert Griffin III, Running backs, Safeties, The Outsider, tight ends, Week 11, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 10/20/2013

Fred Davis on Redskins’ inactive list

Cornerback David Amerson is active and expected to play a week after suffering a concussion in Dallas.

By Mark Maske  |  12:12 PM ET, 10/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baccari Rambo, Chris Thompson, David Amerson, Fred Davis, inactives, Jordan Reed, Redskins vs. Bears, tight ends, Week 7

Posted at 01:49 PM ET, 10/18/2013

David Amerson says he expects to play Sunday

Though he’ll be listed as questionable, he said he would be surprised if he doesn’t play Sunday.

By Mark Maske  |  01:49 PM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  David Amerson, Injuries, Redskins vs. Cowboys

Posted at 05:19 PM ET, 10/17/2013

Injury updates: Amerson continues progress

Redskins’ cornerback David Amerson is making progress as he deals with concussion symptoms following a helmet-to-helmet hit in Dallas.

By Mike Jones  |  05:19 PM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  David Amerson, Fred Davis, Injuries, Logan Paulsen

Posted at 02:38 PM ET, 10/17/2013

Cowboys’ Lawrence fined for block on Amerson

No penalty was called on the play, on which Amerson suffered a concussion and the Cowboys had a 90-yard return.

By Mark Maske and Mike Jones  |  02:38 PM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, David Amerson, Fines, Injuries, Redskins vs. Cowboys

Posted at 01:55 PM ET, 10/17/2013

Amerson expects to increase practice participation

Cornerback was limited in Wednesday’s practice after suffering a concussion against the Cowboys.

By Mark Maske  |  01:55 PM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cornerbacks, David Amerson, Injuries, Redskins vs. Bears

Posted at 04:42 PM ET, 10/16/2013

David Amerson, Chris Neild limited in practice

Nick Sundberg undergoes knee surgery and faces a five-month recovery.

By Mark Maske  |  04:42 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Neild, David Amerson, Injuries, Nick Sundberg

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 10/16/2013

Amerson says he feels ‘fine’ and plans to be on practice field

The Redskins’ rookie cornerback suffered a concussion against the Cowboys. He is subject to the NFL’s concussion protocol and his playing status this week is not clear.

By Mark Maske  |  12:54 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cornerbacks, David Amerson, Injuries, Redskins vs. Bears, Week 7

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 12:01 PM ET, 09/08/2013

Redskins vs. Eagles: Five story lines to follow in Monday night’s game

The Washington Redskins are almost there. On Monday night they at last open their season against the Philadelphia Eagles.

By Mike Jones  |  12:01 PM ET, 09/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Baccari Rambo, brandon jenkins, Brandon Meriweather, Chris Thompson, David Amerson, Philadelphia Eagles, Redskins vs. Eagles, Robert Griffin III, story lines, Week 1

Posted at 06:01 PM ET, 09/07/2013

David Amerson poised to start in first NFL game

With the Philadelphia Eagles expected to sport three- and four-receiver sets all game, rookie David Amerson is set to start in his first NFL game.

By Mike Jones  |  06:01 PM ET, 09/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  David Amerson

Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 08/30/2013

Five observations from the Redskins’ preseason finale

The Washington Redskins got some answers in some areas as they closed out the preseason with 4-0 record following a 30-12 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Thursday night at Raymond James Stadium.

By Mike Jones  |  06:02 AM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, Brandon Meriweather, Chris Thompson, David Amerson, Evan Royster, observations, preseason, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 08/29/2013

Jim Haslett remains high on rookie defensive backs

With three preseason games worth of film on his pair of rookie defensive backs, cornerback David Amerson and free safety Bacarri Rambo, Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett remains encouraged.

By Mike Jones  |  09:02 AM ET, 08/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, David Amerson, defensive backs, Jim Haslett

Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 08/13/2013

Rookie David Amerson nursing sprained thumb

Amerson will wear a supportive brace, but doesn't see his injury as serious.

By Mike Jones  |  12:17 PM ET, 08/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cornerbacks, David Amerson, Injuries, Rookies