The Insider: tight ends


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 04:29 PM ET, 02/19/2014

Fred Davis suspended indefinitely by the NFL

Tight end violated the league’s substance abuse policy.

By Mark Maske  |  04:29 PM ET, 02/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, suspensions, tight ends

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 12/19/2013

Jordan Reed won’t play again this season, Redskins announce

Rookie tight end will end up missing final six games of the season after suffering a concussion.

By Mark Maske  |  03:45 PM ET, 12/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Concussions, Injuries, Jordan Reed, Mike Shanahan, Redskins vs. Cowboys, tight ends, Week 16

Posted at 05:15 PM ET, 12/17/2013

Fred Davis makes a contribution with Jordan Reed sidelined

Tight end’s touchdown catch Sunday in Atlanta was his first since late in the 2011 season.

By Mark Maske  |  05:15 PM ET, 12/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Kirk Cousins, tight ends, video, Week 16

Posted at 04:29 PM ET, 12/16/2013

Jordan Reed still suffering from headaches, according to Mike Shanahan

Tight end has missed four games since suffering a concussion nearly a month ago.

By Mark Maske  |  04:29 PM ET, 12/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Concussions, Injuries, Jordan Reed, tight ends, video, Week 16

Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 12/13/2013

Mike Shanahan says Jordan Reed not ruled out for rest of season

Tight end appears likely to miss fourth straight game since suffering concussion.

By Mark Maske  |  03:48 PM ET, 12/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Jordan Reed, tight ends, Week 15

Posted at 07:26 PM ET, 12/12/2013

Jordan Reed misses another practice, still being tested for concussion symptoms

Washington Redskins rookie tight end Jordan Reed missed another day of practice and continues to undergo testing for ongoing headaches which are believed to be in relation to a headache he suffered four weeks ago, coach Mike Shanahan said.

By Mike Jones  |  07:26 PM ET, 12/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Jordan Reed, Redskins vs. Falcons, tight ends, Week 15

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 12/05/2013

Niles Paul lost eight pounds while he was sick last week

Tight end made hospital visit but wasn’t kept overnight, says he was told he had a virus.

By Mark Maske  |  11:00 AM ET, 12/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Niles Paul, tight ends, Week 14

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 12/05/2013

Jordan Reed in the ‘same place as last week’

Rookie tight end has missed two games since suffering concussion.

By Mark Maske  |  09:00 AM ET, 12/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Jordan Reed, tight ends, Week 14

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 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 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 03:14 PM ET, 11/27/2013

Fred Davis denies missing meetings last week

Redskins tight end Fred Davis said that he didn’t miss any meetings last week, and said that he didn’t view his limited activity in Monday night’s game as a disciplinary move.

By Mike Jones  |  03:14 PM ET, 11/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, tight ends, Week 13

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 04:59 PM ET, 11/23/2013

Jordan Reed ruled out for Redskins-49ers game on Monday night

A concussion suffered last week will sideline the tight end, whose absence creates an opportunity for Fred Davis.

By Mike Jones  |  04:59 PM ET, 11/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inactives, Injuries, Jordan Reed, Redskins vs. 49ers, tight ends, Week 12

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 03:25 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 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 01:05 PM ET, 11/13/2013

Fred Davis not surprised by losing out on $500,000 bonus

Demoted tight end Fred Davis said that he was not surprised that he missed out on a $500,000 roster bonus for being active fewer than 12 games.

By Mike Jones  |  01:05 PM ET, 11/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  contracts, Fred Davis, tight ends, Week 11

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

Redskins mailbag: Mike Shanahan’s future and more

Mike Jones tackles questions on Mike Shanahan’s future, the salary cap, silly penalties, Nick Williams’s role, Adam Carriker’s recovery, London Fletcher’s demise, Kyle Shanahan’s fit for University of Texas and more.

By Mike Jones  |  12:30 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, Daniel Snyder, Josh Morgan, London Fletcher, Mailbag, Mike Shanahan, Nick Williams, Salary cap, special teams, tight ends, Week 11

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 11:33 AM ET, 11/06/2013

The Redskins used run-heavy looks to keep Chargers off balance

Mark Bullock examines how the Redskins used three tight-end sets to run the ball, then threw the Chargers off by shifting to empty backfield from the same personnel group.

By Mark Bullock  |  11:33 AM ET, 11/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jordan Reed, Kyle Shanahan, Offensive line, offensive philosophy, Redskins vs. Chargers, Roy Helu Jr., The Outsider, tight ends, Week 10

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 07:44 PM ET, 10/30/2013

Fred Davis says he’d like to play more, suggests inactivity is related to contract

The tight end met with Coach Mike Shanahan on Wednesday, a day after the NFL trade deadline came and went without Davis being sent elsewhere.

By Mark Maske  |  07:44 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, tight ends

Posted at 04:55 PM ET, 10/29/2013

No Davis trade for Redskins as deadline passes

Team had been thought to be interested in trying to work out a deal if possible.

By Mark Maske  |  04:55 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, tight ends, trades

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 04:40 PM ET, 10/24/2013

Shanahan has discussed ‘responsibilities, accountabilities’ with Fred Davis

By Mike Jones  |  04:40 PM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Kyle Shanahan, Mike Shanahan, tight ends

Posted at 06:22 PM ET, 10/22/2013

Fred Davis says ‘I’m a Redskin right now until I hear differently’

Tight end, inactive for last week’s game, says on radio that he hasn’t asked to be traded but prefers to be playing.

By Mark Maske  |  06:22 PM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, tight ends, trades

Posted at 01:07 PM ET, 10/22/2013

Redskins mailbag: Fred Davis’s future, Santana Moss’s role and more

Following Sunday’s win, mailbag questions address problem areas, like Fred Davis’s future, Santana Moss’s role, special teams struggles and more.

By Mike Jones  |  01:07 PM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Mailbag, offensive philosophy, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, special teams, tight ends, Week 8

Posted at 09:16 PM ET, 10/20/2013

De-activation of Davis based on special teams considerations, Shanahan says

Redskins players say they were pleased with effort level on special teams despite Devin Hester’s punt-return touchdown.

By Mark Maske  |  09:16 PM ET, 10/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, inactives, Mike Shanahan, Niles Paul, special teams, tight ends

Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 10/20/2013

Fred Davis on Redskins’ inactive list

Cornerback David Amerson is active and expected to play a week after suffering a concussion in Dallas.

By Mark Maske  |  12:12 PM ET, 10/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baccari Rambo, Chris Thompson, David Amerson, Fred Davis, inactives, Jordan Reed, Redskins vs. Bears, tight ends, Week 7

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 01:22 PM ET, 10/01/2013

Logan Paulsen's knee is sprained, could miss a week or more

Redskins tight end Logan Paulsen said that the MRI conducted on his left knee revealed that he suffered a Grade 2 sprain.

By Mike Jones  |  01:22 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Logan Paulsen, tight ends

Posted at 06:07 PM ET, 09/30/2013

Redskins awaiting test results on Logan Paulsen's knee injury

Tight end was hurt during Sunday's triumph at Oakland.

By Mark Maske  |  06:07 PM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Logan Paulsen, tight ends

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 09:35 PM ET, 09/29/2013

Redskins injuries: Alfred Morris has bruised ribs

The Redskins starting running back Alfred Morris left the third quarter of Sunday's 24-14 win over the Oakland Raiders having suffered what the team described as a rib contusion.

By Mike Jones  |  09:35 PM ET, 09/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, DeAngelo Hall, Injuries, Logan Paulsen, Redskins vs. Raiders, Roy Helu Jr., Running backs, tight ends

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 09/26/2013

Jordan Reed remains day-to-day because of bruised thigh

Redskins tight end Jordan Reed said that his bruised right quadriceps remains sore and that he is day-to-day.

By Mike Jones  |  01:01 PM ET, 09/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Jordan Reed, tight ends

Posted at 05:51 PM ET, 09/25/2013

Jordan Reed misses Wednesday’s practice

Rookie tight end suffered a bruised thigh Sunday.

By Mark Maske  |  05:51 PM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Fred Davis, Injuries, Jordan Reed, Kai Forbath, Leonard Hankerson, tight ends

Posted at 02:47 PM ET, 09/25/2013

Ryan Kerrigan says his knee injury not serious

Linebacker intends to practice fully Wednesday. Tight end Fred Davis and place kicker Kai Forbath say they’re hopeful of being available this weekend.

By Mark Maske  |  02:47 PM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Injuries, Jordan Reed, Kai Forbath, outside linebackers, Redskins vs. Raiders, Ryan Kerrigan, tight ends

Posted at 12:47 PM ET, 09/24/2013

Redskins mailbag: The handling of RGIII, Meriweather’s play and Jordan Reed’s potential

Mike Jones answers fans’ questions on Mike Shanahan’s handling of Robert Griffin III, the benching of Baccari Rambo, the health of Brandon Meriweather and the potential of Jordan Reed.

By Mike Jones  |  12:47 PM ET, 09/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baccari Rambo, Brandon Meriweather, Jordan Reed, Mailbag, NFL safety, Robert Griffin III, special teams, tight ends

Posted at 08:48 PM ET, 09/22/2013

Jordan Reed suffers quad contusion

Tight end Jordan Reed suffered a quad contusion after taking a helmet to the leg in Sunday’s 27-20 loss to the Detroit Lions at FedEx Field.

By Mike Jones  |  08:48 PM ET, 09/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  brandon jenkins, Fred Davis, Injuries, Jordan Reed, Redskins vs. Lions, tight ends

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 09/21/2013

Fred Davis questionable for Redskins vs. Lions with ankle injury

Davis practiced every day this week, and hadn’t been listed on the injury report. It wasn’t clear if he suffered the injury during Friday’s practice or Saturday’s walk-through.

By Mike Jones  |  11:55 AM ET, 09/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Injuries, Redskins vs. Lions, tight ends

Posted at 03:16 PM ET, 09/19/2013

Fred Davis aims to keep working despite reduced playing time

Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis said he will not let an apparent second-half benching against the Green Bay Packers discourage him

By Mike Jones  |  03:16 PM ET, 09/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Jordan Reed, Logan Paulsen, Redskins vs. Lions, Redskins vs. Packers, tight ends

Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 09/18/2013

Redskins again turn to rookie TE Jordan Reed down the stretch

Just two games into the season, it appears that there could be a changing of the guard at tight end for the Washington Redskins.

By Mike Jones  |  08:02 AM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Jordan Reed, Logan Paulsen, Niles Paul, tight ends

Posted at 11:56 AM ET, 07/26/2013

Jordan Reed, Chris Thompson learning on the run

Redskins rookies, tight end Jordan Reed and running back Chris Thompson, learned a thing or two during their first time practicing after sitting out all spring with injuries.

By John Keim  |  11:56 AM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rookies, Running backs, tight ends, Training camp

Posted at 04:11 PM ET, 07/25/2013

Fred Davis expects slightly reduced camp workload

Tight end working his way back from last season's ruptured Achilles' tendon.

By Mark Maske  |  04:11 PM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, tight ends, Training camp

Posted at 09:34 AM ET, 07/17/2013

Redskins crowded at TE, but offer matchup problems

John Keim continues his look at the Redskins by position entering training camp.

By John Keim  |  09:34 AM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  tight ends

Posted at 05:33 PM ET, 06/12/2013

Redskins waive DE Worthington and TE Peterson, add WR Henderson, K Potter

Washington has given defensive end Doug Worthington and tight end DeAngelo Peterson the waived-injured designation.

By Mike Jones  |  05:33 PM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  defensive ends, minicamp, Roster, tight ends, transactions

Posted at 03:32 PM ET, 06/06/2013

Observations from Thursday's practice session

Mike Jones shares insights on the Redskins' Thursday practice, including who's hurt, who's lining up with first- and second-teams, and who scuffled.

By Mike Jones  |  03:32 PM ET, 06/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cornerbacks, inside linebackers, observations, Offensive line, OTAs, Practice reports, running back, Safeties, tight ends

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 04/23/2013

2013 NFL draft position preview: tight ends

The way teams are using tight ends in the NFL these days gives Notre Dame's Tyler Eifert and Stanford's Zach Ertz hope of being first-round picks.

By Mark Maske  |  07:01 AM ET, 04/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL draft, nfl draft 2013, tight ends

Posted at 08:13 PM ET, 03/24/2013

Bills join Redskins in pursuit of Fred Davis [updated]

The Redskins are trying to re-sign the free agent tight end but so far have been unable to strike a deal with him.

By Mark Maske  |  08:13 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Redskins free agency, Redskins tight ends

Posted at 02:07 PM ET, 09/05/2012

Redskins TE Fred Davis eager to compete with Saints’ Jimmy Graham

Starting tight end says he has something to prove after last year's suspension

By Steve Yanda  |  02:07 PM ET, 09/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Redskins offense, Redskins receivers, Redskins tight ends, Washington Redskins

Posted at 12:09 PM ET, 09/04/2012

Chris Cooley’s departure creates opportunity for Niles Paul

Converted wide receiver should see more playing time, as a backup and in two-tight end sets

By Mark Maske  |  12:09 PM ET, 09/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Niles Paul, Redskins offense, Redskins tight ends; Redskins receivers, Washington Redskins