The Insider: Wide Receivers


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 09:26 AM ET, 04/11/2014

Redskins still looking to add competition at wide receiver

The Redskins may have added DeSean Jackson and Andre Roberts this offseason, but apparently, they’re not completely satisfied with where things stand in their receiving unit.

By Mike Jones  |  09:26 AM ET, 04/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Wide Receivers

Posted at 10:42 AM ET, 04/03/2014

Jackson, Clark acquisitions give Redskins flexibility entering draft

We’ll get more into the draft in the coming weeks as pre-draft visits and workouts will begin taking place. But here’s a quick glance at where things currently stand and what holes may still remain.

By Mike Jones  |  10:42 AM ET, 04/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cornerbacks, defensive line, Draft needs, inside linebackers, NFL draft, Offensive line, outside linebackers, Quarterbacks, Running backs, Safeties, special teams, tight ends, Wide Receivers

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 01:30 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 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 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

Posted at 04:20 PM ET, 03/25/2014

Gruden and Whisenhunt high on Andre Roberts

With the signing of free agent Andre Roberts two weeks ago, the Washington Redskins believe that they have added a versatile play-maker to a receiving unit badly in need of weapons.

By Mike Jones  |  04:20 PM ET, 03/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andre Roberts, Jay Gruden, Ken Whisenhunt, Wide Receivers

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 03/11/2014

Redskins agree to terms with WR Andre Roberts

The Redskins have agreed to terms with fifth-year wide receiver Andre Roberts, formerly of the Arizona Cardinals.

By Mike Jones  |  10:45 AM ET, 03/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andre Roberts, free agency, Wide Receivers

Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 03/10/2014

Redskins eye wide receivers Kenny Britt and Andrew Hawkins

Washington reaches out in search of some more help for QB Robert Griffin III.

By Mike Jones  |  04:00 PM ET, 03/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  free agency, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 02/22/2014

LSU WR Odell Beckham Jr. hoping to capitalize on speed, versatility

Every prospect at the NFL draft has been blessed with exceptional athletic ability. But then you have some, like LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., whose DNA carries a double dose of that special athleticism.

By Mike Jones  |  12:32 PM ET, 02/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL Combine, Wide Receivers

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 02/07/2014

Free agent wide receivers: A name, a value and a sleeper the Redskins could target

Mark Bullock takes an in-depth look at three players who could bolster Washington’s receivers group.

By Mark Bullock  |  10:45 AM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  The Outsider, Wide Receivers

Posted at 10:10 AM ET, 01/24/2014

Should Pierre Garcon have made the Pro Bowl?

Pierre Garcon’s league-leading 113 catches weren’t enough to get him to the Pro Bowl, but when you see the other receiving numbers around the league, it makes more sense.

By Keith McMillan  |  10:10 AM ET, 01/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Pro Bowl, Wide Receivers

Posted at 02:34 PM ET, 01/20/2014

Redskins hire Ike Hilliard as wide receivers coach

Former wideout played for Tampa when Jay Gruden coached there.

By Mark Maske  |  02:34 PM ET, 01/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  coaches, Ike Hilliard, Wide Receivers

Posted at 02:59 PM ET, 01/07/2014

Redskins sign WR David Gettis to futures contract

The Redskins announced on Tuesday that they have signed wide receiver David Gettis to a futures contract.

By Mike Jones  |  02:59 PM ET, 01/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  contracts, practice squad, Roster moves, Wide Receivers

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 12/26/2013

The attributes that allowed Pierre Garcon to set a Redskins receiving record

OUTSIDER | A look at which attributes allow the wideout to break the Redskins’ single-season mark.

By Mark Bullock  |  10:01 AM ET, 12/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins vs. Cowboys, The Outsider, Week 17, Wide Receivers

Posted at 08:08 PM ET, 12/22/2013

Pierre Garcon breaks Art Monk’s Redskins record for catches in a season

Garcon has 11 catches Sunday to bring his season total to 107, one more than Monk had in 1984.

By Mark Maske  |  08:08 PM ET, 12/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Art Monk, history, Pierre Garcon, Redskins vs. Cowboys, Week 16, Wide Receivers

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 06:10 PM ET, 12/18/2013

Redskins claim former Broncos center J.D. Walton off waivers

The Redskins on Wednesday claimed former Denver Broncos center J.D. Walton off of waivers and released wide receiver Lance Lewis, according to the NFL’s daily transaction report.

By Mike Jones  |  06:10 PM ET, 12/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  offensive live, practice squad, Roster, Roster moves, Week 16, Wide Receivers

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 03:58 PM ET, 11/26/2013

Stephen Bowen done for season, facing microfracture surgery

Washington Redskins defensive end Stephen Bowen will miss the remainder of the season with what is believed to be cartilage damage that will require microfracture surgery to repair, coach Mike Shanahan said.

By Mike Jones  |  03:58 PM ET, 11/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Baker, cornerbacks, defensive line, Injuries, Roster, Roster moves, Stephen Bowen, Week 13, Wide Receivers

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 11/26/2013

Redskins position-by-position review: The 49ers’ defense dominated

Mark Bullock looks at the different ways the San Francisco defense gave the offense problems, and how defensive players, like Brian Orakpo and Jarvis Jenkins, actually played pretty well.

By Mark Bullock  |  01:59 PM ET, 11/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aldrick Robinson, barry cofield, Brian Orakpo, cornerbacks, DeAngelo Hall, defensive line, inside linebackers, Jarvis Jenkins, Josh Wilson, Linebackers, Offensive line, outside linebackers, Perry Riley, Quarterbacks, Redskins vs. 49ers, Robert Griffin III, Running backs, Safeties, Secondary, The Outsider, tight ends, Trent Williams, Tyler Polumbus, Week 13, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 11/21/2013

Redskins promote WR Lance Lewis to 53-man roster

The Redskins have promoted wide receiver Lance Lewis from their practice squad to their 53-man roster.

By Mike Jones  |  12:55 PM ET, 11/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Josh Morgan, Lance Lewis, Leonard Hankerson, practice squad, Roster, Week 12, Wide Receivers

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 11/20/2013

Leonard Hankerson out for season; Morgan to start

Wide receiver needs surgery on LCL.

By Mike Jones  |  03:50 PM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  E.J. Biggers, Injuries, Jordan Reed, jose gumbs, Josh Morgan, Josh Wilson, Leonard Hankerson, Redskins vs. 49ers, Stephen Bowen, Week 12, Wide Receivers

Posted at 03:30 PM ET, 11/20/2013

Fred Davis, Josh Morgan expect to dress Monday

With teammates at their positions injured, demoted wide receiver Josh Morgan and tight end Fred Davis could find themselves back in the mix next Monday .

By Mike Jones  |  03:30 PM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Josh Morgan, Redskins vs. 49ers, tight ends, Week 12, Wide Receivers

Posted at 03:10 PM ET, 11/20/2013

Garcon ‘couldn’t care less’ about Griffin’s statement on final play

Wide receiver Pierre Garcon said he didn’t take any offense to Robert Griffin III blaming his game-losing interception partially on the fact that none of his pass-catchers got open.

By Mike Jones  |  03:10 PM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  leadership, Pierre Garcon, Robert Griffin III, Week 12, Wide Receivers

Posted at 03:25 PM ET, 11/19/2013

Injury situation could leave Redskins relying on Fred Davis, Josh Morgan again

Tight end, wide receiver had been pushed aside in recent weeks but now Jordan Reed is being treated for a concussion and Leonard Hankerson is facing possible knee surgery.

By Mark Maske  |  03:25 PM ET, 11/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Injuries, Jordan Reed, Josh Morgan, Leonard Hankerson, Mike Shanahan, Redskins vs. 49ers, tight ends, Week 12, Wide Receivers

Posted at 05:17 PM ET, 11/18/2013

Josh Morgan’s comments ‘had nothing to do’ with de-activation, Shanahan says

Redskins coach says he remains confident in Morgan, who could return to the lineup now that Leonard Hankerson is hurt.

By Mark Maske  |  05:17 PM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inactives, Josh Morgan, Mike Shanahan, Week 11, Wide Receivers

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 11:45 AM ET, 11/11/2013

Hankerson encouraged by recent play

Redskins wide receiver is coming off of two of the most productive performances of his career.

By Mike Jones  |  11:45 AM ET, 11/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Leonard Hankerson, Week 11, Wide Receivers

Posted at 10:19 AM ET, 11/08/2013

Redskins position-by-position review: How it started well and went wrong vs. the Vikings

A detailed look at what went well on Thursday night, and where Washington gave up the plays to Minnesota that cost them the game.

By Mark Bullock  |  10:19 AM ET, 11/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cornerbacks, defensive line, inside linenbackers, Offensive line, outside linebackers, Quarterbacks, Redskins vs. Vikings, Running backs, Safeties, The Outsider, tight ends, Week 10, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 11/05/2013

Leonard Hankerson draws praise for Sunday’s improved effort

Wide receiver turned in one of the better performances of his career in the Redskins’ win over the Chargers.

By Mike Jones  |  12:54 PM ET, 11/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Leonard Hankerson, Redskins vs. Chargers, Week 9, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 11/04/2013

Pierre Garcon records career day in win over Chargers

Pierre Garcon, one week after he voiced his frustrations with the offense, had a big day and drew praise for it.

By Mike Jones  |  12:30 PM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins vs. Chargers, Week 9, Wide Receivers

Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 11/04/2013

Redskins’ position-by-position review: How the option opens up other plays

A look at how the option opened up big plays for the Redskins, and how each position group performed against the Chargers.

By Mark Bullock  |  11:32 AM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cornerbacks, defensive line, inside linebackers, Offensive line, outside linebackers, Quarterbacks, Redskins vs. Chargers, Running backs, Safeties, special teams, The Outsider, tight ends, Week 9, Wide Receivers

Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 10/29/2013

On Griffin and the deep ball, and his incomplete passes

Do the numbers support what Chris Cooley is saying about Robert Griffin III pressing to make big plays?

By Keith McMillan  |  03:48 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Quarterbacks, Robert Griffin III, Statistical analysis, tight ends, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 10/29/2013

Redskins mailbag: Trade deadline, passing game woes and more

Mike Jones tackles readers’ questions on what Washington might do at the trade deadline, why the Redskins abandoned the run and why Aldrick Robinson doesn’t return kicks.

By Mike Jones  |  12:26 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aldrick Robinson, Fred Davis, Jim Haslett, Mailbag, Robert Griffin III, special teams, Tanard Jackson, tight ends, trades, Week 9, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:22 PM ET, 10/28/2013

The Outsider: Position-by-position review of the Redskins 45-21 loss to the Broncos

A close look at which players and position groups played well against Denver, and where the problems occurred.

By Mark Bullock  |  12:22 PM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cornerbacks, defensive line, Linebackers, Offensive line, Quarterbacks, Redskins vs. Broncos, Running backs, Safeties, The Outsider, tight ends, Wide Receivers

Posted at 11:18 AM ET, 10/23/2013

Redskins would like to get Aldrick Robinson more opportunities

Second-year wide receiver Aldrick Robinson took a step toward redemption against Chicago after several weeks of inactivity.

By Mike Jones  |  11:18 AM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aldrick Robinson, Redskins vs. Bears, Wide Receivers

Posted at 02:44 PM ET, 10/14/2013

The Outsider: A closer look at how the Redskins played at Dallas

How did Trent Williams fare against DeMarcus Ware? Was this DeAngelo Hall’s best game as a Redskins and Kory Lichtensteiger’s worst? The Outsider takes a closer look.

By Mark Bullock  |  02:44 PM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  defensive line, Linebackers, Offensive line, Quarterbacks, Redskins vs. Cowboys, Robert Griffin III, Running backs, Secondary, The Outsider, tight ends, Wide Receivers

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

Redskins wide receivers aren't underestimating Cowboys

The Washington Redskins on Sunday will face a Dallas Cowboys defense that on Sunday surrendered 517 total yards of offense and 51 points to the Denver Broncos. But the Redskins wide receivers insist they aren't licking their chops, so to speak, over the prospects of facing such a defense.

By Mike Jones  |  09:30 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins vs. Cowboys, Wide Receivers

Posted at 01:04 PM ET, 09/30/2013

The Outsider: A position-by-position look at how the offense performed against the Raiders

Our new Outsider, Mark Bullock, gives a detailed review of each offensive unit's play in Oakland.

By Mark Bullock  |  01:04 PM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Offensive line, Outsider, Quarterbacks, Redskins vs. Raiders, Robert Griffin III, Running backs, The Outsider, tight ends, Wide Receivers

Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 09/30/2013

Five observations from the Redskins' win over the Raiders

The Washington Redskins on Sunday managed to stop the bleeding with a 24-14 win over the Oakland Raiders.

By Mike Jones  |  11:41 AM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Brian Orakpo, observations, Redskins vs. Raiders, Reed Doughty, Robert Griffin III, Ryan Kerrigan, Safeties, tight ends, Week 4, Wide Receivers

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 09/27/2013

'Big-time' production so far for Pierre Garcon

Redskins wide receiver is on pace for a 123-catch, 1,493-yard season.

By Mark Maske  |  07:02 AM ET, 09/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Stats, Wide Receivers

Posted at 10:31 AM ET, 09/26/2013

Josh Morgan not complaining about reduced role

But Redskins wide receiver says he is healthy and capable of contributing when given chances.

By Mark Maske  |  10:31 AM ET, 09/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  0-3, Josh Morgan, Leonard Hankerson, Wide Receivers

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 09/25/2013

Hankerson might be pulling away from Morgan

After receiving a relatively even allotment of playing time in each of the Washington Redskins’ first two games of the season as they split time at the ‘Z’ receiver spot, Leonard Hankerson and Josh Morgan on Sunday saw their snap counts trend in opposite directions.

By Mike Jones  |  07:01 AM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Josh Morgan, Leonard Hankerson, position battles, Wide Receivers

Posted at 04:36 PM ET, 09/18/2013

Moss says first two games were Griffin’s preseason

Wide receiver says Griffin’s supposed reduction in speed isn’t what’s causing the team to lose games.

By Mark Maske  |  04:36 PM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Quarterbacks, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, Week 3, Wide Receivers

Posted at 03:03 PM ET, 09/10/2013

Redskins mailbag: RGIII’s return, zone-read use, cap space and more

Today, we go back to the mailbag and tackle your latest questions surrounding the team.

By Mike Jones  |  03:03 PM ET, 09/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mailbag, news conferences, Pat White, Robert Griffin III, Salary cap, Wide Receivers, zone read

Posted at 01:40 PM ET, 09/04/2013

Garcon looking forward to, he hopes, a healthy season

Wide receiver hurt his foot in last year's opener and never was fully healthy all season.

By Mark Maske  |  01:40 PM ET, 09/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Pierre Garcon, Wide Receivers

Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 08/22/2013

Donte Stallworth hopes to play Saturday

Wide receiver practicing again after being slowed by hamstring strain.

By Mark Maske  |  02:02 PM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Donte Stallworth, preseason, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 08/20/2013

Redskins' Leonard Hankerson aims to turn corner in third season

Third-year wide receiver has been more consistent during preseason.

By Mike Jones  |  12:12 PM ET, 08/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Leonard Hankerson, Wide Receivers

Posted at 10:17 PM ET, 08/19/2013

Barry Cofield, Leonard Hankerson, Aldrick Robinson leave with injuries

Injuries piling up for Redskins in preseason home opener.

By Mark Maske  |  10:17 PM ET, 08/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aldrick Robinson, barry cofield, Injuries, Leonard Hankerson, preseason, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 08/19/2013

Redskins-Steelers: Offensive storylines to follow

Rookie running backs and offensive linemen look to make positive impressions on coaches.

By Mike Jones  |  12:31 PM ET, 08/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Offensive line, Pittsburgh Steelers, preseason, Running backs, Storylines, Wide Receivers

Posted at 10:21 AM ET, 08/15/2013

Redskins offensive players not worried about a lack of preseason game time with Griffin

Mike Shanahan believes Robert Griffin III can sufficiently prepare with practice snaps, and offensive players agree.

By Mike Jones  |  10:21 AM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Quarterbacks, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, Training camp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:47 PM ET, 08/14/2013

Redskins release WR Devery Henderson

The Redskins have released wide receiver Devery Henderson, who signed with the team this offseason and hoped to earn a roster spot at a crowded position.

By Mike Jones  |  12:47 PM ET, 08/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Devery Henderson, Roster, Training camp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 04:02 PM ET, 08/13/2013

Pierre Garcon donating football uniforms to three area high schools

Pierre Garcon and representatives from Russell Athletics will visit each school on Tuesday, Aug. 20, to deliver the uniforms to their football programs.

By Mike Jones  |  04:02 PM ET, 08/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  charity, Pierre Garcon, Training camp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 02:51 PM ET, 08/13/2013

Devery Henderson set to rejoin Redskins

Veteran wide receiver left team last week after death in his family.

By Mark Maske  |  02:51 PM ET, 08/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Devery Henderson, Training camp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 07:37 PM ET, 08/08/2013

Redskins without Garcon, Morris and six other starters

The Washington Redskins will be without eight starters in their preseason game against the hosting Tennessee Titans.

By Mike Jones  |  07:37 PM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inactives, Injuries, preseason, Running backs, Tennessee Titans, Wide Receivers

Posted at 11:17 AM ET, 08/05/2013

Redskins mailbag: Banned substances, positional battles and more

Training camp rolls on, and the Redskins soon will face their first opponent of the preseason.

By Mike Jones  |  11:17 AM ET, 08/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Free agents, Mailbag, preseason, Rookies, suspensions, Training camp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 06:51 PM ET, 07/31/2013

Moss says Garcon's confidence in Redskins' offense is justified

Santa Moss says Pierre Garcon's confidence in Redskins' offense is well-founded

By Mark Maske  |  06:51 PM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Offense, offensive philosophy, Pierre Garcon, Santana Moss, Training camp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 07/31/2013

Santana Moss brushes off talk of age, competition

Veteran Redskins wideout continues to impress amid ever-changing circumstances

By Brandon Parker  |  07:02 AM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Santana Moss, Training camp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 01:37 PM ET, 07/30/2013

Stallworth trying to take it slow, but eager to return

Wide receiver Donte Stallworth remains sidelined with a strained hamstring, but reports progress after rest and treatment.

By Mike Jones  |  01:37 PM ET, 07/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Donte Stallworth, Injuries, Training camp, wide receiver, Wide Receivers

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 07/30/2013

Aldrick Robinson impressing RGIII with strong start to camp

Asked what player has stood out the most to him through four practices, Griffin named wide receiver Aldrick Robinson.

By Mike Jones  |  09:43 AM ET, 07/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aldrick Robinson, Robert Griffin III, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 07/28/2013

Redskins seek consistency from Leonard Hankerson, Aldrick Robinson

If the wideouts want to do more on offense in their third season, they need to prove to the coaches they can be consistent.

By John Keim  |  12:03 PM ET, 07/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aldrick Robinson, Leonard Hankerson, Training camp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 06:10 PM ET, 07/26/2013

Healthy Pierre Garcon likes the direction of the Redskins' offense

Redskins receiver Pierre Garcon doesn't regret not having surgery to fix the torn ligament in his foot that bothered him most of last season. He's also excited about the potential of Washington's offense.

By John Keim  |  06:10 PM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Offense, Pierre Garcon, Training camp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 03:42 PM ET, 07/25/2013

Devery Henderson still picking up the offense

Wide receiver vies for a roster spot after being signed by the Redskins last month.

By Mark Maske  |  03:42 PM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Devery Henderson, Training camp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 07/19/2013

Redskins need more than Pierre Garcon at wide receiver

John Keim continues his look at the Redskins by position entering training camp. He's already written about the linebackers, defensive line, offensive line, corners, safeties, running backs, tight ends and quarterbacks. Today: receivers.

By John Keim  |  10:07 AM ET, 07/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Wide Receivers

Posted at 04:31 PM ET, 06/12/2013

Redskins sign WR Donte Stallworth, as expected

Washington, as expected, have signed veteran wide receiver Donte Stallworth, who spent the last two days practicing with the team on a tryout basis.

By Keith McMillan  |  04:31 PM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Donte Stallworth, free agency, minicamp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 02:24 PM ET, 06/11/2013

Shanahan intends to sign Donte Stallworth

Stallworth will return for another practice as the Redskins continue their mandatory minicamp, and Shanahan said that he expects the team to sign him within the next few days.

By Mike Jones  |  02:24 PM ET, 06/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Donte Stallworth, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 06/07/2013

Donte Stallworth to try out with Redskins during next week's minicamp

The Washington Redskins will have veteran wide receiver Donte Stallworth in for a tryout during next week's three-day minicamp, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed.

By Mike Jones  |  12:15 PM ET, 06/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Donte Stallworth, Wide Receivers

Posted at 05:16 PM ET, 05/30/2013

Garcon says he doesn't anticipate problems with injured shoulder

Pierre Garcon says he had offseason shoulder surgery and expects that to be okay heading into training camp, but could not make any guarantees about his healing foot.

By Mark Maske  |  05:16 PM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, OTAs, Wide Receivers

Posted at 05:33 PM ET, 05/14/2013

Redskins sign wide receiver Lance Lewis

The Redskins signed a player that took part in their rookie minicamp, a wide receiver from East Carolina.

By Keith McMillan  |  05:33 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  free agency, Wide Receivers

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 04/21/2013

2013 NFL draft position preview: Wide receivers

The Redskins have more pressing needs early, but late in the draft, the value is there at wide receiver.

By Mark Maske  |  07:02 AM ET, 04/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL draft, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 04/11/2013

Garcon says he'll be 'healthy enough to play'

But wide receiver tells NFL Network he 'can't say I'll be 100 percent.'

By Mark Maske  |  12:02 PM ET, 04/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:44 PM ET, 01/10/2013

James Andrews: 55 percent of RBs still playing in NFL after ACL surgery

Andrews said Robert Griffin III was waiting to begin rehab this morning.

By Mike Jones  |  12:44 PM ET, 01/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins wide receivers, Robert Griffin III, Robert Griffin III injury

Posted at 04:46 PM ET, 10/17/2012

Pierre Garcon frustrated, but intends to wait patiently for foot to heal

Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon described his ongoing foot injury as frustrating.

By Mike Jones  |  04:46 PM ET, 10/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins wide receivers, Wide Receivers

Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 09/22/2012

Leonard Hankerson could have bigger role vs. Bengals

Leonard Hankerson could have a significant role at WR for the Redskins in Sunday's home opener against the Bengals, with Pierre Garcon likely to be sidelined.

By Mark Maske  |  02:02 PM ET, 09/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Leonard Hankerson, Pierre Garcon, Redskins wide receivers, Wide Receivers

Posted at 03:58 PM ET, 09/15/2012

Aldrick Robinson ready to step up again for Redskins if Pierre Garcon can’t go

If Pierre Garcon can't play Sunday, Redskins coaches likely will turn to first-year pro Aldrick Robinson, who has made dramatic improvements in the last year.

By Mike Jones  |  03:58 PM ET, 09/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aldrick Robinson, Wide Receivers

Posted at 03:22 PM ET, 09/14/2012

Shanahan: Pierre Garcon’s injury a matter of pain tolerance

Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre, who is nursing a foot injury, will be a game-time decision Sunday against the St. Louis Rams.

By Mike Jones  |  03:22 PM ET, 09/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Wide Receivers

Posted at 02:59 PM ET, 09/05/2012

Dezmon Briscoe’s anxiety remains even after making final roster

Wide receiver has made the Redskins roster but has no idea whether he'll play

By Steve Yanda  |  02:59 PM ET, 09/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dezmon Briscoe, Redskins depth chart, Redskins receivers, Redskins wide receivers, Washington Redskins

Posted at 03:14 PM ET, 09/04/2012

Redskins WR Brandon Banks feels like ‘a totally different person’

Returner says he is learning to become a wide receiver.

By Mike Jones  |  03:14 PM ET, 09/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Banks, Brandon Banks; wide receivers; special teams, Offense, Redskins receivers, Redskins wide receivers, Washington Redskins

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 09/04/2012

Aldrick Robinson isn’t satisfied despite making Redskins’ 53-man roster

Although he has made the roster, wide receiver Aldrick Robinson says “I can’t just stop here. I’ve got to make plays for this team."

By Mike Jones  |  09:25 AM ET, 09/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins roster moves, Wide receivers

Posted at 05:49 PM ET, 09/03/2012

Redskins depth chart: WR Josh Morgan listed as starter opposite Pierre Garcon

Josh Morgan has ascended to the starting wide receiver position opposite Pierre Garcon on the new depth chart.

By Mike Jones  |  05:49 PM ET, 09/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  depth chart, Redskins players, Redskins roster, Redskins starters, Redskins wide receivers, Washington Redskins

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 09/02/2012

Mike Shanahan: Redskins need to get Brandon Banks the ball more

After observing the way that third-year pro Brandon Banks responded to the challenge issued to him at the start of training camp, Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said that the team must find ways to get the speedy player the ball more this season.

By Mike Jones  |  12:31 PM ET, 09/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Banks; wide receivers; special teams

Posted at 08:44 PM ET, 08/31/2012

Redskins release WR Anthony Armstrong

After failing in attempts to trade him to the Miami Dolphins, the Redskins cut 2010's second leading wideout.

By Mike Jones  |  08:44 PM ET, 08/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins roster, Redskins roster moves, redskins updates, Redskins wide receivers

Posted at 01:13 PM ET, 08/31/2012

Redskins discussing trade involving WR Anthony Armstrong, RB Steve Slaton

The Redskins and Dolphins are discussing a trade that would send wide receiver Anthony Armstrong to Miami for running back Steve Slaton.

By Mike Jones  |  01:13 PM ET, 08/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins roster, Redskins running backs; redskins roster moves;, Redskins wide receivers

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 08/30/2012

Despite solid preseason, Briscoe knows roster spot is no guarantee

Despite touchdowns in the Redskins' second and third preseason games, Dezmon Briscoe was worried about his chances of making the 53-man roster, given the competition at wide receiver.

By Mike Jones  |  09:00 AM ET, 08/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Wide receivers