Mailbag: RGIII’s recovery and chances of playing Monday

Mike Jones answers reader questions on the quarterback’s recovery, Brian Orakpo’s future, why Alfred Morris and the running game aren’t succeeding, DeSean Jackson’s blocking and more.

    Redskins sign OLB Everette Brown

    An outside linebacker spot opened up when Brian Orakpo was lost with a season-ending pectoral injury.

    Redskins’ run struggles rooted in multiple causes

    Redskins’ run struggles rooted in multiple causes

    Despite drop in Alfred Morris’ production, Coach Jay Gruden insists the 3rd-year back can carry Redskins going forward

    Fan in critical condition after beating during Bears tailgate

    Fan in critical condition after beating during Bears tailgate

    Earlier this month, a 49ers fan was hurt in an incident in Levi’s Stadium.

    Compton could replace Polumbus

    Compton could replace Polumbus

    After using third-year pro Tom Compton in a rotation with starting right tackle Tyler Polumbus during the second half of Sunday’s win, Redskins Coach Jay Gruden is considering going with Compton full-time.

    Set your expectations low for Redskins QB Colt McCoy

    Set your expectations low for Redskins QB Colt McCoy

    Over the past decade there have been 23 quarterbacks who have started at least 20 games in their first two years, but only McCoy didn’t get a single start in either of the following two years.

    No, Tom Brady wouldn’t trade careers with TD record-setting Peyton Manning

    No, Tom Brady wouldn’t trade careers with TD record-setting Peyton Manning

    Well, for one thing, he’d have to give up some rings.

    Daniel Snyder’s advice to Jerry Jones during losing seasons: ‘Drink a lot’

    Daniel Snyder’s advice to Jerry Jones during losing seasons: ‘Drink a lot’

    Jerry Jones calls Redskins owner ‘a brilliant businessman,’ and explains the origins of their friendship.

    Mailbag: RGIII’s recovery and chances of playing Monday

    Mailbag: RGIII’s recovery and chances of playing Monday

    Mike Jones answers reader questions on the quarterback’s recovery, Brian Orakpo’s future, why Alfred Morris and the running game aren’t succeeding, DeSean Jackson’s blocking and more.

    Cowboys RB Demarco Murray is running his career into the ground

    Cowboys RB Demarco Murray is running his career into the ground

    There have been only five running backs in league history who have surpassed the 400-carry mark, and none went over 420 attempts.

    NFL to L.A.? League begins formal market assessment

    NFL to L.A.? League begins formal market assessment

    It’s the first of an unending series of steps.

    Here is what getting shut out means for the Bengals’ playoff chances

    Here is what getting shut out means for the Bengals’ playoff chances

    Since the merger, there have been 450 losses by shutout, with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers leading the way with 29.

    Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says Redskins name ‘is one of pride’

    Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says Redskins name ‘is one of pride’

    Dallas owner and Daniel Snyder friend again backs Washington’s team name.

    The Steelers beat the Texans in 73 seconds

    The Steelers beat the Texans in 73 seconds

    Houston had an 80.5 percent chance at winning the game with three minutes left in the first half.

    Matthew McConaughey doesn’t want Redskins name to change, but thinks it’s inevitable

    One of the world’s most famous Redskins fans weighs in on the name controversy.

    Floyd Mayweather’s gambling luck runs out after Steelers beat Texans

    Floyd Mayweather’s gambling luck runs out after Steelers beat Texans

    If you believe his Instagram account, it’s the first time he’s ever lost a bet.

    NFL power rankings Week 8: Kansas City Chiefs make a move in this week’s Fancy Stats rankings

    NFL power rankings Week 8: Kansas City Chiefs make a move in this week’s Fancy Stats rankings

    A big win over San Diego on the road indicates the Chiefs are better than their record of wins and losses.

    Gruden: McCoy has intangibles to be great

    Gruden: McCoy has intangibles to be great

    With Cousins’s confidence dropping along with passer rating, Redskins coach turned to McCoy for can-do attitude.

    Colt McCoy wears Texas T-shirt in victorious Redskins locker room

    Colt McCoy wears Texas T-shirt in victorious Redskins locker room

    Once a Longhorn, always a Longhorn.

    Steelers torch Texans for three touchdowns in 73 seconds

    Steelers torch Texans for three touchdowns in 73 seconds

    Only the “buttfumble” game had a faster turnaround.

    Redskins QBs will spend rest of season auditioning for jobs

    Redskins QBs will spend rest of season auditioning for jobs

    Column | The Redskins aren’t just seeking a starting quarterback for next season. Now they’re looking for a backup, too.

    NFL Power Rankings: Broncos move up to No. 1

    NFL Power Rankings: Broncos move up to No. 1

    Forget about the defending champs label for a moment, and Seattle resembles just another 3-3 team at this point.

    Orakpo out for year with torn pectoral

    Orakpo out for year with torn pectoral

    The injury to the Pro Bowl linebacker will rob the defense of its second starter in four weeks. Rookie Trent Murphy will step in.

    Gruden names QB McCoy starter for Dallas

    Gruden names QB McCoy starter for Dallas

    Robert Griffin III isn’t ruled out, and will increase workload Wednesday. Gruden says he ‘still has a long way to go,’ however.

    Kai Forbath says FedEx Field is the toughest NFL venue he’s kicked in

    Kai Forbath says FedEx Field is the toughest NFL venue he’s kicked in

    Redskins kicker says the wind and playing surface combine to make FedEx Field the trickiest stadium he’s dealt with.

    Despite poor performance, the Redskins will miss Brian Orakpo on defense. Here’s why.

    Despite poor performance, the Redskins will miss Brian Orakpo on defense. Here’s why.

    Only four outside linebackers playing in 3-4 defensive scheme have stopped the run as much or more than Orakpo

    Rams, Raiders reportedly are ready to move to L.A., but NFL says ‘not so fast’

    Rams, Raiders reportedly are ready to move to L.A., but NFL says ‘not so fast’

    Someone, it seems, is going to be playing in Los Angeles.

    Colt McCoy shoots deer target at Redskins Park

    Colt McCoy shoots deer target at Redskins Park

    Redskins Park is about to get a little more country.

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