The Insider: The day after


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 11:00 AM ET, 12/22/2013

Game day Q&A: Aldrick Robinson on his late-season surge and development

Used sporadically for much of the season, Aldrick Robinson appears to have turned a corner in the final month of the season.

By Mike Jones  |  11:00 AM ET, 12/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aldrick Robinson, Game Day Q&A, Redskins vs. Cowboys, Week 16, Wide Receivers

Posted at 11:59 AM ET, 12/15/2013

Redskins vs. Falcons: Game notes and fast facts

The Washington Redskins enter today’s game against the Atlanta Falcons looking to snap a five-game losing streak.

By Mike Jones  |  11:59 AM ET, 12/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins vs. Falcons, Week 15

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 12/08/2013

Redskins vs. Chiefs: Game day notes and fast facts

The Redskins try to put an end to a four-game losing streak as they host the Kansas City Chiefs at 1 p.m. today on CBS.

By Mike Jones  |  10:30 AM ET, 12/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins vs. Chiefs, Week 14

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 12:39 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 09:00 AM ET, 12/01/2013

Game Day Q&A: Trenton Robinson on a fresh start and life as a special teams player

A second-year pro with two previously unsuccessful, brief stints with San Francisco and Philadelphia, Trenton Robinson embraced the opportunity to prove himself to a new team.

By Mike Jones  |  09:00 AM ET, 12/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game Day Q&A, Safeties, special teams, Trenton Robinson, Week 13

Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 11/25/2013

Game Day Q&A: Jarvis Jenkins on improving his knowledge and technique

The 6-foot-4, 325-pound Clemson product talks about the importance of technique in the NFL and why it helps to be loose on game day.

By Mike Jones  |  12:26 PM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  defensive line, Game Day Q&A, Jarvis Jenkins, Redskins vs. 49ers, Week 12

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 11/25/2013

Redskins vs. 49ers: Game day notes and fast facts

The Redskins and 49ers face off on Monday Night Football with each on a two-game losing streak.

By Mike Jones  |  09:46 AM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins vs. 49ers, Week 12

Posted at 11:59 AM ET, 11/17/2013

Redskins vs. Eagles: Game Day notes and fast facts

The team will attempt to avenge a 33-27 Week 1 loss to the Eagles and pick up their first NFC East victory of the season.

By Mike Jones  |  11:59 AM ET, 11/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, London Fletcher, Pierre Garcon, Redskins vs. Eagles, Santana Moss, Week 11

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 11/17/2013

Game Day Q&A: Niles Paul on reclaiming his job as return man, his style and more

In today’s Game Day Q&A, Paul discusses his role as a kick returner, his college experience in this department, his style and key to success.

By Mike Jones  |  09:00 AM ET, 11/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game Day Q&A, Niles Paul, Redskins vs. Eagles, Week 11

Posted at 06:08 PM ET, 11/07/2013

Redskins vs. Vikings: Game day notes and fast facts

The Washington Redskins aim to improve to 4-5 with a win over the Minnesota Vikings at 8:25 p.m. at Mall of America Field at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome.

By Mike Jones  |  06:08 PM ET, 11/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins vs. Vikings, Week 10

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 11/03/2013

Game Day Q&A: Roy Helu Jr. on his return to action, rugby and dancing

After spending nearly a full season on the injured list, running back Roy Helu Jr. returned to action this season and has carved out a role for himself as the Washington Redskins’ change-of-pace back.

By Mike Jones  |  09:02 AM ET, 11/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game Day Q&A, Redskins vs. Chargers, Roy Helu Jr., Week 9

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 11/03/2013

Redskins vs. Chargers: Game day notes and fast facts

The Washington Redskins host the San Diego Chargers today at 1 p.m. on CBS.

By Mike Jones  |  07:02 AM ET, 11/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins vs. Chargers, Week 9

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 10/27/2013

Redskins vs. Broncos: Game day notes and fast facts

The Washington Redskins face the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High for a 4:25 kickoff on FOX.

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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.

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Tags:  Chris Baker, Game Day Q&A

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 10/20/2013

Game day Q&A: Perry Riley Jr. on the change in his uniform and his game this season

Now in his fourth NFL season and third as a starter, inside linebacker Perry Riley Jr. has taken an obvious step forward in his development.

By Mike Jones  |  08:32 AM ET, 10/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game Day Q&A, inside linebackers, Perry Riley

Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 10/13/2013

Redskins vs. Cowboys: Game day notes and fast facts

The Washington Redskins face off with their longtime rival Dallas Cowboys at 8:30 p.m. at AT&T Stadium on NBC.

By Mike Jones  |  02:13 PM ET, 10/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins vs. Cowboys

Posted at 12:34 PM ET, 10/13/2013

Game day Q&A: Kory Lichtensteiger on his journey to the league, conquering size limitations and more

In a league and a position where size often matters, Redskins left guard Kory Lichtensteiger is an exception to the rule.

By Mike Jones  |  12:34 PM ET, 10/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game Day Q&A, Kory Lichtensteiger, offensive live, Redskins vs. Cowboys

Posted at 10:06 AM ET, 09/29/2013

Game day Q&A: Brandon Meriweather

On the field, Meriweather rarely stops chirping at opponents. But he can be rather elusive when it comes talking to reporters.

By Mike Jones  |  10:06 AM ET, 09/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Game Day Q&A

Posted at 11:04 AM ET, 09/22/2013

Redskins vs. Lions: Game day notes and fast facts

The Washington Redskins this afternoon will try to snap their two-game losing streak when they host the Detroit Lions at 1 p.m. on FOX.

By Mike Jones  |  11:04 AM ET, 09/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins vs. Lions, Week 3

Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 09/22/2013

Redskins Game-day Q&A: Trent Williams on consistency, coaching aspirations and a wise ‘business decision’

Aiming to establish himself as a perennial Pro Bowl player, Trent Williams has gotten off to a strong start.

By Mike Jones  |  08:02 AM ET, 09/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game Day Q&A, Offensive line, Redskins vs. Lions, Trent Williams, Week 3

Posted at 11:35 AM ET, 09/15/2013

Redskins Gameday Q&A: E.J. Biggers on high school and college roots, and being a role model

For today’s Gameday Q&A, we sit down with the cornerback, who discusses his journey from North Miami Beach High School to Western Michigan to the NFL, and how his home town remains near and dear to his heart.

By Mike Jones  |  11:35 AM ET, 09/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  E.J. Biggers, Game Day Q&A

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 09/09/2013

Game day Q&A: Nick Barnett on adjusting to a new team, and his off-field passion

Nick Barnett talks with Mike Jones about preparing for a game as a backup, his dabbling in music and traffic in D.C. vs. Green Bay and Buffalo.

By Mike Jones  |  09:32 AM ET, 09/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game Day Q&A, inside linebackers, Nick Barnett, Week 1

Posted at 12:01 AM ET, 08/04/2013

Fan Appreciation Day draws thousands to Richmond for training camp

With over 25,000 attending Redskins' training camp in Richmond Saturday, some leave feeling "not appreciated."

By Roman Stubbs  |  12:01 AM ET, 08/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fan Appreciation Day, fans, Training camp

Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 02/04/2013

Roger Goodell: Power outage doesn't hurt New Orleans' chances of hosting another Super Bowl

Beyonce's halftime show not to blame for near-blackout, commissioner says.

By Kent Babb  |  12:03 PM ET, 02/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Roger Goodell, Super Bowl, The day after

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 12/30/2012

Redskins-Cowboys: Gameday notes for Week 17

The Redskins' highly-anticipated game against the Dallas cowboys is now hours away.

By Mike Jones  |  10:45 AM ET, 12/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins-Cowboys

Posted at 11:04 AM ET, 12/09/2012

Redskins-Ravens: Game day notes

The Washington Redskins go for their fourth consecutive victory when they host the Baltimore Ravens.

By Mike Jones  |  11:04 AM ET, 12/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins-Ravens

Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 11/18/2012

Redskins-Eagles: Game day notes

The Washington Redskins return to the field for the first time since their 21-13 loss to the Carolina Panthers in Week 9.

By Mike Jones  |  11:32 AM ET, 11/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins-Eagles

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 11/04/2012

Redskins-Panthers: Game day notes

Washington takes on Carolina with a lot at stake for the home team.

By Mike Jones  |  11:30 AM ET, 11/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins-Panthers, Washington Redskins

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 10/28/2012

Redskins-Steelers game day notes

The Washington Redskins and Pittsburgh Steelers face off at 1 p.m. today and Heinz Field.

By Mike Jones  |  11:31 AM ET, 10/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins-Steelers

Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 10/14/2012

Redskins-Vikings game day notes

The Washington Redskins host the Minnesota Vikings this afternoon, aiming to improve to 3-3 on the season and snap an eight-game home losing streak.

By Mike Jones  |  11:22 AM ET, 10/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins-Vikings

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 10/07/2012

Game day notes for Redskins vs. Falcons

The Washington Redskins hope to break a seven game home losing streak

By Mike Jones  |  11:15 AM ET, 10/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins-Falcons, Redskins-Falcons notes

Posted at 11:37 AM ET, 09/30/2012

Game day notes for Redskins-Bucs

The Redskins visit Tampa Bay hoping to halt a two-game losing streak and improve their record to 2-2.

By Mike Jones  |  11:37 AM ET, 09/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins-Buccaneers

Posted at 11:17 AM ET, 09/23/2012

Game day notes for Redskins vs. Bengals

The Washington Redskins and Cincinnati Bengals square off at 1 p.m. in the Redskins’ home opener.

By Mike Jones  |  11:17 AM ET, 09/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, Redskins-Bengals

Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 09/16/2012

Game day notes for Redskins vs. Rams

It’s game day, and this afternoon, the Washington Redskins take on the St. Louis Rams, looking to improve to 2-0 on the season.

By Mike Jones  |  11:20 AM ET, 09/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes