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Posted at 11:34 AM ET, 01/07/2014

Redskins coaching search: Perry Fewell by the numbers

Fewell, 51, just completed his 13th season as a defensive coordinator in the NFL, and his 21st as a coach in the NFL.

By Mike Jones  |  11:34 AM ET, 01/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  By the numbers, coaches, coaching search 2014, New York Giants, Perry Fewell

Posted at 05:30 PM ET, 01/06/2014

Redskins interview Giants DC Perry Fewell

The Washington Redskins confirmed that they interviewed New York Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell for their head coaching position on Monday.

By Mike Jones  |  05:30 PM ET, 01/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  coaches, coaching search 2014, New York Giants, Perry Fewell

Posted at 06:33 PM ET, 01/01/2014

Redskins request permission to talk to Giants DC Perry Fewell

The Redskins will reportedly interview New York Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell for the head coaching vacancy.

By Mike Jones and Mark Maske  |  06:33 PM ET, 01/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  coaches, coaching search 2014, New York Giants, Perry Fewell

Posted at 07:35 PM ET, 12/29/2013

London Fletcher says (probably) farewell

Linebacker says, ‘I played 16 years and accomplished what I was able to accomplish. I feel good about that.’

By Mark Maske  |  07:35 PM ET, 12/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inside linebackers, London Fletcher, Redskins vs. Giants, Week 17

Posted at 11:49 AM ET, 12/29/2013

Brian Orakpo, Josh Morgan among Redskins inactives vs. Giants

The Redskins will be without their top pass-rusher, linebacker Brian Orakpo, as they close out the season today. Wide receiver Josh Morgan is also inactive.

By Mike Jones  |  11:49 AM ET, 12/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Chase Minnifield, inactives, josh leribeus, Josh Morgan, Redskins vs. Giants, Robert Griffin III, Week 17

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 12/29/2013

Redskins at Giants: Live

Join the discussion for today’s game between the Washington Redskins and New York Giants at MetLife Stadium.

By Alex Prewitt, Cindy Boren and Chelsea Janes  |  11:00 AM ET, 12/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Live coverage, Redskins vs. Giants, Week 17

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 12/29/2013

Redskins vs. Giants: Game day notes and fast facts

The Washington Redskins close out the 2013 season today, taking on the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium today at 1 p.m. on FOX.

By Mike Jones  |  08:45 AM ET, 12/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, London Fletcher, Pierre Garcon, Redskins vs. Giants, Week 17

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 12/27/2013

Brian Orakpo remains unsure if he’ll play in Sunday’s finale

Redskins linebacker, listed as questionable with groin injury, says he’s had ‘a very productive year’ individually heading into free agency.

By Mark Maske  |  03:01 PM ET, 12/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, contracts, Injuries, outside linebackers, Redskins vs. Giants, Week 17

Posted at 10:13 AM ET, 12/27/2013

Redskins vs. Giants: Five story lines to follow Sunday

At last, Washington’s nightmare of a season will draw to a close.

By Mike Jones  |  10:13 AM ET, 12/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, London Fletcher, Mike Shanahan, Offensive line, Redskins vs. Giants, story lines, Week 17

Posted at 05:15 PM ET, 12/26/2013

Kyle Shanahan, Jim Haslett focus on what they can control

Kyle Shanahan and Jim Haslett acknowledge uncertainty of future but focus on what they can control.

By Mike Jones  |  05:15 PM ET, 12/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  coaches, Jim Haslett, Kyle Shanahan, Redskins vs. Giants, video, Week 17

Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 12/26/2013

Orakpo misses practice with groin injury

Redskins outside linebacker Brian Orakpo missed Thursday’s practice with the groin injury that he suffered in last Sunday’s game.

By Mike Jones  |  02:55 PM ET, 12/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Injuries, Jim Haslett, outside linebackers, Redskins vs. Giants, video, Week 17

Posted at 04:56 PM ET, 12/23/2013

Shanahan expects quick resolution on his future once season ends

Mike Shanahan expects the future of his coaching career to be determined quickly once the season ends.

By Mike Jones  |  04:56 PM ET, 12/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  coaches, Daniel Snyder, Mike Shanahan, Redskins vs. Giants, Week 17

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 12/19/2013

The Redskins have clinched last place in NFC East

Even if the Redskins win the final two and finish 5-11, they’d lose to the Giants on tiebreakers.

By Mark Maske  |  01:00 PM ET, 12/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, NFC East, standings, Week 16

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 12/04/2013

How the Giants limited Alfred Morris and the Redskins’ running game

New York used a variety of defensive fronts to unleash a defense dedicated to stopping the Redskins running back, which worked but left other runs open.

By Mark Bullock  |  10:26 AM ET, 12/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Chris Chester, Kory Lichtensteiger, Kyle Shanahan, Logan Paulsen, Offensive line, offensive philosophy, read option, Redskins vs. Giants, Robert Griffin III, The Outsider, video, Week 13, Week 14, Will Montgomery

Posted at 03:30 PM ET, 12/03/2013

Botched snap ‘ruins’ good day for special teams, in Shanahan’s view

“To be honest with you, I was really pleased with the special teams [Sunday],” Shanahan said Monday. “I thought it was the best game we had and all of a sudden we have that snap.“

By Mark Maske  |  03:30 PM ET, 12/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Redskins vs. Giants, special teams, Week 14

Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 12/03/2013

Mike Shanahan on officiating mistake: ‘You live with it’

“Obviously they made a mistake and you live with it,” says Redskins coach regarding call in game against Giants.

By Mark Maske  |  02:15 PM ET, 12/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, NFL referees, officials, Redskins vs. Giants, Week 14

Posted at 04:50 PM ET, 12/02/2013

Shanahan defends Garcon, Moss, Hall for Sunday’s penalties

Redskins coach praises all three players’ competitiveness.

By Mark Maske  |  04:50 PM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, Mike Shanahan, penalties, Pierre Garcon, Redskins vs. Giants, Santana Moss, video, Week 13

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 12/02/2013

NFL says officials should have stopped Redskins vs. Giants game to clear up confusion over downs

The NFL VP of officiating said play in Sunday night’s game “should have been stopped prior to third down and the correct down communicated to both clubs.”

By Mark Maske  |  01:38 PM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, news conferences, NFL referees, officials, Redskins vs. Giants, Robert Griffin III, video, Week 13

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 11:09 AM ET, 12/02/2013

Five observations from the Redskins’ loss to the Giants

The Washington Redskins’ second-half slide continued in their third consecutive loss.

By Mike Jones  |  11:09 AM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Mike Shanahan, observations, Redskins vs. Giants, Robert Griffin III, Week 13

Posted at 02:15 AM ET, 12/02/2013

Doughty suffers concussion, Hall and Fletcher injured as well

Safety Reed Doughty left Sunday night’s game after suffering a concussion, and his status for the immediate future remains uncertain.

By Mike Jones  |  02:15 AM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, Injuries, London Fletcher, Redskins vs. Giants, Reed Doughty, video, Week 13

Posted at 01:50 AM ET, 12/02/2013

Redskins’ loss to Giants ends with controversy over what down it was

Mike Shanahan says he was told by an official the Redskins had gotten a first down.

By Mark Maske  |  01:50 AM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, news conferences, NFL referees, officials, Pierre Garcon, Redskins vs. Giants, Robert Griffin III, video, Week 13

Posted at 01:30 AM ET, 12/02/2013

Redskins officially eliminated from playoff contention

They have faced extremely long odds for a number of weeks now, but with their 24-17 loss to the New York Giants, the Washington Redskins officially saw their playoff aspirations come to an end.

By Mike Jones  |  01:30 AM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFC East, Playoffs, Redskins vs. Giants, video, Week 13

Posted at 07:20 PM ET, 12/01/2013

Jordan Reed to miss second straight game after setback

Rookie tight end Jordan Reed will miss a second consecutive game after he suffered a head ache following a pregame workout.

By Mike Jones  |  07:20 PM ET, 12/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Darrel Young, Evan Royster, inactives, Jordan Reed, Niles Paul, Redskins vs. Giants, Running backs, special teams, tight ends, Week 13

Posted at 06:30 PM ET, 12/01/2013

Redskins vs. Giants: Live

Join the discussion for tonight’s game between the Washington Redskins and New York Giants from FedEx Field.

By Gene Wang, Cindy Boren, Keith McMillan and Chelsea Janes  |  06:30 PM ET, 12/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Live coverage, Redskins vs. Giants, Week 13

Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 12/01/2013

Redskins vs. Giants: Game day notes and fast facts

Milestones to watch for as the Redskins look to snap their three-game skid.

By Mike Jones  |  12:39 PM ET, 12/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins vs. Giants, Week 13

Posted at 03:20 PM ET, 11/29/2013

Darrel Young’s playing status remains unclear

The fullback practices but takes “just a few reps,” according to Coach Mike Shanahan.

By Mark Maske  |  03:20 PM ET, 11/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Darrel Young, Injuries, Injury report, Redskins injuries, Redskins vs. Giants

Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 11/29/2013

Redskins vs. Giants: Five story lines to follow Sunday night

The Redskins aim to snap a three-game losing streak while the Giants look to get back on track after having a four-game run snapped by Dallas last week.

By Mike Jones  |  11:05 AM ET, 11/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins-Giants

Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 11/27/2013

Redskins injury report: Reed returns to practice, Paul sidelined

The Redskins got one tight end back in practice on Wednesday, but were without the services of another.

By Mike Jones  |  04:16 PM ET, 11/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Darrel Young, Injury report, Jordan Reed, jose gumbs, Niles Paul, Redskins vs. Giants, tight ends, Week 13

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 11/22/2013

Who would you want, Dez Bryant or Victor Cruz?

Dez Bryant and Victor Cruz are very different, yet nearly equally effective wide receivers. If you had to choose, which one would you want on your team?

By Desmond Bieler  |  07:00 AM ET, 11/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Broncos-Patriots, Cowboys-Giants, Dallas at New York, Dalls Cowboys, Dez Bryant, New York Giants, NFC East, NFL Week 12, Victor Cruz

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 11/18/2013

Redskins vs. Giants stays in Sunday night slot [updated]

Decision, due by Tuesday, now expected later Monday. Cardinals-Eagles game could be given the Sunday night time slot Dec. 1 if Redskins-Giants is flexed to the afternoon.

By Mark Maske  |  11:15 AM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 Schedule, NFL flexible scheduling, Redskins vs. Giants, Week 13

Posted at 01:46 PM ET, 11/12/2013

Redskins-Giants game Dec. 1 remains on Sunday night, at least for now

Game not flexed to Sunday afternoon at this point but final decision still pending. The deadline is next Tuesday.

By Mark Maske  |  01:46 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 Schedule, NFC East, Redskins vs. Giants

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

Hall: NFC East struggles a surprise, but don’t matter if Redskins don’t improve

The division has no teams with winning records, but the opponents’ struggles don’t mean much if Washington can’t take advantage, DeAngelo Hall says.

By Mike Jones  |  02:02 PM ET, 11/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, DeAngelo Hall, New York Giants, NFC East, Philadelphia Eagles, Week 11

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 11/01/2013

Who’s second-worst in the NFL?

The Jaguars are without a doubt the worst team in the NFL, but who is second-worst? The answer may not be so obvious.

By Desmond Bieler  |  07:02 AM ET, 11/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AFC West, Minnesota Vikings, New York Giants, NFC East, Redskins vs. Chargers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 10/17/2013

What’s the value of winning the NFC East in 2013?

The NFC East champion is unlikely to reach the Super Bowl. Should its teams mortgage the future for a chance to win a division title?

By Greg Schimmel  |  07:02 AM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, Kirk Cousins, New York Giants, NFC East, Opening kick, Philadelphia Eagles, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 10/09/2013

What’s wrong with the NFC East?

What’s behind the records of 2-3 or worse for all four division teams? How about bad defense?

By Keith McMillan  |  07:01 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, Defense, New York Giants, NFC East, Opening kick, Philadelphia Eagles

Posted at 07:20 AM ET, 10/04/2013

Which NFL game this week excites you most?

With the Redskins on a bye, we rank the remarkable number of games still very much worth watching.

By Desmond Bieler  |  07:20 AM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, Detroit Lions, Green Bay Packers, matchups, New Orleans Saints, New York Giants, NFL, Opening kick, Philadelphia Eagles, schedule, Week 5

Posted at 10:47 AM ET, 09/30/2013

Season's first win puts Redskins in second-place tie in NFC East

No need to fret too much in this less-than-fearsome division.

By Mark Maske  |  10:47 AM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants, NFC East, Philadelphia Eagles, Robert Griffin III, Week 4

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 07:03 AM ET, 06/25/2013

The Other 31: Giants move on without former mainstays Umenyiora, Bradshaw

But Pierre-Paul and Tuck remain as top pass rushers, and Wilson and Brown are in place to share the ball-carrying duties.

By Mark Maske  |  07:03 AM ET, 06/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, NFC East, The Other 31

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 12/21/2012

Redskins-Eagles (and Cowboys, and Giants) -- Who ya got?

The Redskins' fortunes this week are also affected by the Cowboys and Giants. Opening Kick looks for picks in all three NFC East-involved games.

By Keith McMillan  |  07:15 AM ET, 12/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cowboys, division title, Giants, NFC East, Opening kick, playoff chase, Ravens, Redskins vs. Eagles, Redskins-Eagles, Saints

Posted at 07:10 AM ET, 12/18/2012

Which NFC East team is most likely to win the division?

With a Week 17 Redskins-Cowboys game potentially deciding it, which NFC East team will finish strongest and win the division?

By Keith McMillan  |  07:10 AM ET, 12/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cowboys, Eagles, Giants, NFC East, NFC East first place, NFC standings, Opening kick, playoff chase, Redskins, Redskins vs. Eagles, Redskins-Eagles

Posted at 04:07 PM ET, 12/04/2012

Shanahan: Boost in confidence evident in Redskins' play

Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said winning streak has prompted a boost in confidence.

By Mike Jones  |  04:07 PM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Giants, Mike Shanahan, Quick hits, Redskins-Giants

Posted at 10:22 AM ET, 12/04/2012

Redskins-Giants: Five observations from Washington's 17-16 victory

The Redskins continued their post-bye surge. It wasn't pretty, but they upset the defending champion New York Giants.

By Mike Jones  |  10:22 AM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Five observations, Redskins-Giants

Posted at 01:48 AM ET, 12/04/2012

With straight faces (sort of), Redskins insist Griffin-to-Morgan touchdown wasn't a lucky play

It looked like a botched play and a major stroke of luck and it probably was. But Redskins aren't quite ready to admit it.

By Mike Jones  |  01:48 AM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fumble to touchdown, Josh Morgan, Redskins-Giants, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:44 PM ET, 12/03/2012

Alfred Morris surpasses 1,000-yard rushing mark

Running back is closing in on Reggie Brooks's rookie rushing record.

By Mike Jones  |  09:44 PM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Redskins-Giants

Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 12/03/2012

Washington Redskins vs. New York Giants: Five story lines to follow

Washington looks to extend its win streak to three games and continue their quest of reaching the playoffs.

By Mike Jones  |  09:40 AM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Five storylines, Redskins-Giants

Posted at 03:43 PM ET, 11/29/2012

Giants' defensive player to watch: DE Osi Umenyiora

DE Osi Umenyiora may be a little undersized, but the 10th-year veteran has great quickness to go with strength, and good leverage.

By Mike Jones  |  03:43 PM ET, 11/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Giants, Osi Umenyiora, Redskins-Giants

Posted at 06:26 PM ET, 11/28/2012

Robert Griffin III unconcerned Giants will know him better in second game

QB says Redskins' offense is more dangerous than in first meeting with New York

By Mike Jones  |  06:26 PM ET, 11/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins-Giants, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 11/28/2012

Redskins aim to redeem themselves from first Giants loss

The Washington Redskins on Monday get a second crack at the New York Giants, and enter the game with the belief that they should have been going for the sweep of the defending Super Bowl champs.

By Mike Jones  |  04:16 PM ET, 11/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Giants, NFC East, Turnovers

Posted at 01:19 PM ET, 11/28/2012

Giants' offensive player to watch: WR Victor Cruz

Wide receiver boasts impressive speed and runs precise routes.

By Mike Jones  |  01:19 PM ET, 11/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins-Giants

Posted at 10:31 AM ET, 11/27/2012

Giants' Justin Tuck has nightmares about Robert Griffin III

A day after thumping Packers, Giants' defensive players already were dreading their matchup with Redskins and their QB.

By Mike Jones  |  10:31 AM ET, 11/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, Redskins-Giants, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 11/26/2012

How much better do you feel about the Redskins' playoff chances?

The Redskins' win, coupled with this weekend's results, make the playoffs -- even as a wild card -- a more realistic possibility.

By Keith McMillan  |  07:00 AM ET, 11/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFC East, NFL playoffs, Opening kick, Redskins vs. Cowboys, Redskins vs. Giants

Posted at 12:08 PM ET, 10/22/2012

Five observations from the Redskins’ loss to the Giants

Who will make plays for the Redskins' offense with Pierre Garcon and Fred Davis out?

By Mike Jones  |  12:08 PM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Five observations, Redskins-Giants, Washington Redskins

Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 10/22/2012

Boswell: Redskins should admit they blew it on Victor Cruz touchdown

BOSWELL | The Giants didn't make a "great play" on Eli Manning's bomb to Victor Cruz. The Redskins made a terrible play.

By Washington Post Sports  |  11:40 AM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Giants vs. Redskins

Posted at 07:38 PM ET, 10/21/2012

Giants sing Robert Griffin III’s praises

"That guy is flat-out unbelievable," says lineman Osi Umenyiora

By Mike Jones  |  07:38 PM ET, 10/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins-Giants, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 03:07 PM ET, 10/21/2012

Redskins’ Davis is believed to have torn Achilles’ tendon, done for season

The Redskins have Niles Paul and Logan Paulsen at the position and could re-sign Chris Cooley.

By Mark Maske  |  03:07 PM ET, 10/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Redskins-Giants, Washington Redskins

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 10/21/2012

Fred Davis out of game with injured left Achilles’ tendon

Tight end hurt during first quarter of Redskins' game against the Giants.

By Mark Maske  |  01:59 PM ET, 10/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Redskins-Giants, Washington Redskins

Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 10/20/2012

Redskins make no move at punter

The lack of a roster move appears to signal the team believes Sav Rocca is okay to punt Sunday against the Giants.

By Mark Maske  |  04:57 PM ET, 10/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins-Giants, Sav Rocca

Posted at 04:29 PM ET, 10/19/2012

Redskins plan to pick punter Saturday

Team will test Sav Rocca's knee injury with Daniel Sepulveda, Chas Henry among possible replacements.

By Mark Maske  |  04:29 PM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  injury updates, Redskins-Giants

Posted at 02:12 PM ET, 10/19/2012

Pierre Garcon unlikely to play Sunday vs. Giants

Top WR will be listed as doubtful and would play only if another receiver is hurt.

By Mark Maske  |  02:12 PM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Redskins-Giants, Washington Redskins

Posted at 10:57 AM ET, 10/19/2012

Five story lines to follow as the Redskins prepare to face the Giants

The Washington Redskins finish their game planning for a tough contest against the Giants.

By Mike Jones  |  10:57 AM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Five storylines, Redskins-Giants, Washington Redskins

Posted at 06:51 PM ET, 10/18/2012

Redskins working on backup punter plan

Injury to Sav Rocca prompts team to work out former Eagles punter Chas Henry

By  |  06:51 PM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  redskins punter, Redskins special teams, Redskins-Giants

Posted at 04:01 PM ET, 10/17/2012

Giants offensive player to watch: Eli Manning

Ranked third in the NFL in passing yardage, Eli Manning is coming off of his second Super Bowl win and leads a New York Giants squad that averages 414.7 yards and 29.7 points a game.

By Mike Jones  |  04:01 PM ET, 10/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  game matchups, Redskins-Giants

Posted at 11:56 AM ET, 10/16/2012

Mike Shanahan: Late NFC East start date could have benefits

Redskins play their first NFC East game Sunday, their latest start of division play since 1970.

By Mike Jones  |  11:56 AM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, NFC East, Redskins-Giants, Washington Redskins

Posted at 03:08 PM ET, 10/15/2012

Redskins say last season’s wins over Giants do them no good now

Team is preparing for first NFC East contest

By Mark Maske  |  03:08 PM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins-Giants

Posted at 06:59 AM ET, 09/05/2012

The NFC East: Surprises, disappointments and where the Redskins fit in

OPENING KICK | With the Cowboys and Giants kicking off the NFL season tonight, it's time to take a look around the Redskins' division.

By Keith McMillan  |  06:59 AM ET, 09/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants, NFC East, opening game, Opening kick, Philadelphia Eagles, Washington Redskins, Week 1