The Insider: DeSean Jackson


Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 04/22/2014

Daniel Snyder on DeSean Jackson, charity and leaving the drafting to Bruce Allen [updated]

Washington’s owner spoke as the team helped provide a new field for a high school in Loudoun County.

By Roman Stubbs  |  12:35 PM ET, 04/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daniel Snyder, DeSean Jackson, video

Posted at 11:37 AM ET, 04/17/2014

On DeSean Jackson’s background and childhood

Insider readers who rarely venture off the blog should check out Kent Babb’s piece on the wide receiver’s environment growing up.

By Keith McMillan  |  11:37 AM ET, 04/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeSean Jackson

Posted at 01:19 PM ET, 04/14/2014

DeSean Jackson reports to Redskins Park

New wide receiver has first session throwing with Robert Griffin III.

By Mike Jones  |  01:19 PM ET, 04/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeSean Jackson, Offseason workouts, Wide Receivers

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 04/10/2014

Cofield: Signing former NFC East rivals Hatcher, Jackson “a double-whammy”

Signing DeSean Jackson and Jason Hatcher gave Washington two Pro Bowl players. But Barry Cofield sees the acquisitions as victories for additional reasons.

By Mike Jones  |  10:00 AM ET, 04/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, DeSean Jackson, free agency, Jason Hatcher, NFC East

Posted at 03:44 PM ET, 04/07/2014

Trent Williams has no concerns about DeSean Jackson

When the Eagles released DeSean Jackson, Redskins left tackle Trent Williams also reached out to him to express his support.

By Mike Jones  |  03:44 PM ET, 04/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeSean Jackson, Trent Williams

Posted at 10:24 AM ET, 04/04/2014

Redskins now have options in the return game

A year after struggling to find anyone capable of effectively returning punts, the Washington Redskins now find themselves with a couple of improved options.

By Mike Jones  |  10:24 AM ET, 04/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andre Roberts, DeSean Jackson, punt returners, special teams

Posted at 08:37 AM ET, 04/03/2014

Robert Griffin III will stick with No. 10, Jackson to start anew

Amazingly, one of the hottest topics of debate among Redskins fans in response to Jackson joining the team centered on his jersey number.

By Mike Jones  |  08:37 AM ET, 04/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeSean Jackson, Jersey numbers, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 03:55 PM ET, 04/02/2014

‘Humbled’ Jackson eager to join Redskins’ rebuilding efforts

Shortly after his release from the Philadelphia Eagles last Friday, DeSean Jackson admitted feeling a wide range of emotions: anger, frustration, embarrassment ranking among them.

By Mike Jones  |  03:55 PM ET, 04/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, DeSean Jackson, free agency, news conferences, Robert Griffin III, Wide Receivers

Posted at 01:20 PM ET, 04/02/2014

Redskins’ deal with Jackson features $16M in guaranteed money, low cap hit for 2014

DeSean Jackson’s deal with the Redskins will pay him $24 million over a three-year span with $16 million guaranteed, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed.

By Mike Jones and Mark Maske  |  01:20 PM ET, 04/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  contracts, DeSean Jackson, Salary cap

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 04/02/2014

Robert Griffin III excited about DeSean Jackson and Redskins’ firepower, but issues words of caution

Robert Griffin III is excited by the addition of DeSean Jackson late, but tempered his emotions by pointing out that much work lies ahead.

By Mike Jones  |  11:45 AM ET, 04/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeSean Jackson, Offense, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 01:30 AM ET, 04/02/2014

DeSean Jackson joins the Redskins: Roundup & reaction thread

News broke late Tuesday night. We’ve got it covered from many angles, so get caught up here, or talk about the move with fellow Redskins fanatics.

By Keith McMillan  |  01:30 AM ET, 04/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeSean Jackson, free agency, Free agents, offseason, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:23 PM ET, 04/01/2014

Redskins mailbag: Ryan Clark, DeSean Jackson and their impact on the draft

The Washington Redskins have kicked back into action this week, signing safety Ryan Clark while courting wide receiver DeSean Jackson today.

By Mike Jones  |  12:23 PM ET, 04/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeSean Jackson, Mailbag, Ryan Clark, special teams, video

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 04/01/2014

Redskins and DeSean Jackson make progress toward a deal

The Washington Redskins and wide receiver DeSean Jackson have made progress towards a deal, but the two sides have yet to finalize the agreement, two people with knowledge of the situation said.

By Mike Jones and Mark Maske  |  09:15 AM ET, 04/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeSean Jackson, free agency

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 04/01/2014

A look at what DeSean Jackson would bring to the Redskins

DeSean Jackson’s big-play ability would help the Redskins. Here’s a closer look at how.

By Mark Bullock  |  07:00 AM ET, 04/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeSean Jackson, free agency, The Outsider, Wide Receivers

Posted at 11:35 AM ET, 03/31/2014

Poll: Do you want the Redskins to sign DeSean Jackson?

There are reasons to want the free agent wide receiver, and reasons not to.

By Keith McMillan  |  11:35 AM ET, 03/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeSean Jackson, free agency, Opening kick, polls, Post Sports Live, video, Wide Receivers

Posted at 11:27 PM ET, 03/30/2014

Redskins may not be willing to break the bank for Jackson

Redskins officials may not be willing to award three-time Pro Bowl wide receiver a highly lucrative contract.

By Mike Jones and Mark Maske  |  11:27 PM ET, 03/30/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeSean Jackson, free agency

Posted at 03:40 PM ET, 03/29/2014

Redskins express interest in former Eagles WR DeSean Jackson

Washington is one of several teams to express interest in the three-time Pro Bowler, who was released by the Eagles on Friday.

By Mike Jones  |  03:40 PM ET, 03/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeSean Jackson, free agency, Wide Receivers