The Insider: Redskins-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 04:07 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)
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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 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)
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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 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 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

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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