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Posted at 11:04 AM ET, 03/02/2011

Shaun Rogers reaches agreement with New Orleans Saints

Defensive tackle Shaun Rogers, who met with, among other teams, the Redskins earlier this month, has reached agreement on a single-year deal with the New Orleans Saints. Rogers was free to sign with a team before the end of the...

By Cindy Boren  |  11:04 AM ET, 03/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 03/01/2011

Albert Haynesworth is likely to return to the Redskins

There are plenty of uncertainties that will lie ahead if the NFL goes to lockoutmageddon on Thursday night, but the future of Albert Haynesworth with the Washington Redskins isn't one of them. Adam Schefter of ESPN is the latest to...

By Cindy Boren  |  01:59 PM ET, 03/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  NFL, Redskins

Posted at 07:35 AM ET, 02/28/2011

Clinton Portis: 'Another back is gonna steal the hearts of fans'

Updated at 2:15 p.m. The Redskins have announced that they have released Clinton Portis. "Clinton provided excitement from the very first time he touched the ball as a Redskin and we were lucky to witness every ounce of energy, effort...

By Cindy Boren  |  07:35 AM ET, 02/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Clinton Portis, Redskins

Posted at 03:08 PM ET, 02/01/2011

Maurkice Pouncey says there's a 75-percent chance he'll play in Super Bowl

Although reports have indicated that Pittsburgh Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey will miss Sunday's Super Bowl, Pouncey thinks there's a 75 percent chance he'll be able to play. "I'm defintely not going to count that young man out," Coach Mike Tomlin...

By Cindy Boren  |  03:08 PM ET, 02/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:11 AM ET, 02/01/2011

Joe Gibbs discusses 'real mistake' he made before Super Bowl XVIII

No matter how many Super Bowls they win, it's the losses that stick with great coaches and players. And the mistakes that lead to the losses. Joe Gibbs talked about that, and a mistake he made before the Washington Redskins'...

By Cindy Boren  |  08:11 AM ET, 02/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:48 AM ET, 01/31/2011

DeAngelo Hall, Pro Bowl MVP, wins Cadillac but no trip to Disney World

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By Cindy Boren  |  05:48 AM ET, 01/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 01/24/2011

Report: Redskins deny Browns' request to interview Danny Smith

The Cleveland Browns' request to interview special teams coach Danny Smith was denied by the Redskins, according to Jason La Canfora of the NFL Network. Smith's contract is expiring, but sources have told the Post's Jason Reid that Smith will...

By Cindy Boren  |  12:55 PM ET, 01/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:09 AM ET, 01/24/2011

London Fletcher named to Pro Bowl, joining Brian Orakpo and DeAngelo Hall

Redskins linebacker London Fletcher has been named to the Pro Bowl roster, replacing Brian Urlacher, who suffered an injury in the Chicago Bears' loss to the Green Bay Packers in the NFC championship game. "I am extremely honored to play...

By Cindy Boren  |  09:09 AM ET, 01/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:03 PM ET, 01/23/2011

Report: Carson Palmer wants Bengals to trade him

Quarterback Carson Palmer wants out of Cincinnati and reportedly will ask the Bengals to trade him. If the team does not do so, he is considering retirement. Palmer was unavailable to comment on the report, by ESPN's Chris Mortensen. Palmer...

By Cindy Boren  |  02:03 PM ET, 01/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:23 AM ET, 01/20/2011

Albert Haynesworth numbers among Jim Washburn's biggest fans

Bruce Allen has said that the Redskins would be open to having Albert Haynesworth back in the fall, but it just so happens that his favorite position coach now works for the Philadelphia Eagles. Although Coach Andy Reid previously has...

By Cindy Boren  |  11:23 AM ET, 01/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:59 PM ET, 01/15/2011

Who wins Twitter battle between Anthony Armstrong, Phillip Daniels?

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By Cindy Boren  |  12:59 PM ET, 01/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:26 PM ET, 01/13/2011

John Fox might be eyeing Redskins special teams coach Danny Smith

Now that John Fox has been hired to coach the Denver Broncos, might he make a hire from Ashburn, Va.? "Two strong possibilities to join John Fox's staff - Jim Mora as defensive coordinator and Danny Smith (Redskins) as special...

By Cindy Boren  |  04:26 PM ET, 01/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:22 AM ET, 01/07/2011

Jason Campbell: 'I was the scapegoat' in Washington and 'it really stung'

His Oakland Raiders team, at times with him and without him, went 8-8 ... two games better than his former team, the Washington Redskins. That fact wasn't lost on quarterback Jason Campbell. In an interview with Jamie Mottram of Mister...

By Cindy Boren  |  10:22 AM ET, 01/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:15 AM ET, 01/06/2011

Would Vince Young, Redskins be a good fit?

It's over between Jeff Fisher and Vince Young, which raises the question: Where will Young play next year? For followers of a certain Washington D.C., football team that may be seeking a change at quarterback, the question is far more...

By Cindy Boren  |  08:15 AM ET, 01/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:43 PM ET, 12/29/2010

Brandon Lloyd has special message for Redskins after Pro Bowl honor

Brandon Lloyd seemed to be joking. Or maybe he was just refreshingly honest. Or maybe he's unacquainted with the high road. After he was named to the AFC Pro Bowl team, the Denver Broncos' wide receiver was asked if he...

By Cindy Boren  |  01:43 PM ET, 12/29/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 12/17/2010

Donovan McNabb to Arizona? Not so fast, one writer says

Will Donovan McNabb end up as the quarterback of the Arizona Cardinals? The notion that McNabb could end up working year-round in the state in which he owns a home and practices in the offseason is always a hot topic...

By Cindy Boren  |  04:38 PM ET, 12/17/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 12/17/2010

Donovan McNabb benched; Rex Grossman to start: Your reaction

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By Cindy Boren  |  10:46 AM ET, 12/17/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:42 AM ET, 12/13/2010

Albert Haynesworth Photoshop fun never ends

The Hogs Haven Albert Haynesworth Photo Contest winners are up and, unlike Redskins' kicks, they are good. Albert chases money like a guy chasing pigeons in the park. Albert and Cigar Guy! And, of course, with the Metro zombies....

By Cindy Boren  |  10:42 AM ET, 12/13/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:49 AM ET, 12/10/2010

Dana Stubblefield sentenced to jail term for stealing mail

Dana Stubblefield, a former defensive lineman who was a huge bust with the Washington Redskins before it was fashionable, has been sentenced to 90 days in jail for stealing mail from his former girlfriend. Stubblefield, who was sentenced Thursday in...

By Cindy Boren  |  07:49 AM ET, 12/10/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:31 PM ET, 12/08/2010

Chad Ochocinco, Terrell Owens analyze Albert Haynesworth's suspension

Chad Ochocinco and Terrell Owens, on their "T.Ocho Show" on Versus, get to the bottom of the Redskins' suspension of Albert Haynesworth: In an outtake, Ochocinco learns via Twitter that Haynesworth has been suspended and T.O. says, "I knew that...

By Cindy Boren  |  04:31 PM ET, 12/08/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 12/07/2010

Clinton Portis says Haynesworth must put himself 'in a position to be able to play'

Clinton Portis, in his weekly radio appearance, was asked his feelings about the only topic that matters in Washington D.C. at the moment: Albert Haynesworth. As usual, Portis spent the first 30 seconds of the interview on "The Mike Wise...

By Cindy Boren  |  11:05 AM ET, 12/07/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:13 PM ET, 12/02/2010

Report: Redskins' Embree offered Colorado job; Colorado issues denial

Updated at 4:10 p.m. University of Colorado Athletic Director Mike Bohn issued a statement denying the Denver Post report concerning Jon Embree: "The rumors that the University of Colorado has hired our next head football coach are untrue. In the...

By Cindy Boren  |  01:13 PM ET, 12/02/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 12/01/2010

Danny Rouhier's guide to coping with Redskins' loss to Vikings

Is it braver to co-star with a baby or to commit your Redskins angst to video every single week? Yep, Danny Rouhier is back....

By Cindy Boren  |  10:00 AM ET, 12/01/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:29 AM ET, 11/30/2010

D.C. Councilman Jack Evans wants FedEx Field replaced

D.C. Councilman Jack Evans doesn't much like what he sees at FedEx Field and he'd like a new stadium, built where RFK stands, for the Redskins and to lure the World Cup and Olympics. "FedEx Field is fast becoming the...

By Cindy Boren  |  08:29 AM ET, 11/30/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:10 AM ET, 11/29/2010

Fight at FedEx Field draws a little blood ... and media scrutiny

This is a particularly dangerous time of year for members of the media; we're an easily distracted lot and, well, there's tinsel. And fights, which as just like tinsel only non-seasonal. On Sunday, a brawl broke out in the stands...

By Cindy Boren  |  10:10 AM ET, 11/29/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:39 AM ET, 11/28/2010

Colt Brennan released from Honolulu hospital

Colt Brennan, a former quarterback for the Washington Redskins, was released from a Honolulu hospital Saturday, eight days after he was injured in an auto accident on the island of Hawaii. Brennan, according to earlier reports, suffered multiple injuries (including...

By Cindy Boren  |  05:39 AM ET, 11/28/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:04 PM ET, 11/25/2010

Titans linebacker Will Witherspoon fined $40,000 for hit on Donovan McNabb

Will Witherspoon, the Tennessee Titans' linebacker, was fined $40,000 for a helmet-to-helmet hit on Washington Redskins quarterback Donovan McNabb in the Redskins' overtime victory Sunday. "I'll admit, when you look at it on tape the crown of my helmet hit...

By Cindy Boren  |  04:04 PM ET, 11/25/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 11/24/2010

Poll: Revisiting the Clinton Portis-Champ Bailey trade

Although the results are incomplete, which team got the better end of the deal between the Denver Broncos and Washington Redskins involving Champ Bailey and Clinton Portis? poll by twiigs.com MORE Redskins Insider: Portis' season is done Mike Wise: Portis...

By Cindy Boren  |  01:35 PM ET, 11/24/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:48 AM ET, 11/24/2010

A Week 11 look at the Redskins from Funny Danny Rouhier's friend Alistair

Alistair Spotswoolingtonworth may not know beans about football, but he knows when the fellow "under center" can't hold onto the ball and is most disturbed by the phenomenon. Amusing Alistair looks a lot like Funny Danny Rouhier....

By Cindy Boren  |  09:48 AM ET, 11/24/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:43 PM ET, 11/21/2010

Colt Brennan, his father says, is 'heavily sedated,' 'far from being alert'

Terry Brennan, the father of former Redskins quarterback Colt Brennan, said his son is "heavily sedated" as he begins to recover in a Honolulu hospital from injuries suffered Friday in a car accident. Brennan supplied details of his son's injuries...

By Cindy Boren  |  06:43 PM ET, 11/21/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 11/21/2010

Colt Brennan reportedly alert and in stable condition in Honolulu hospital

Former Redskins quarterback Colt Brennan is in stable condition and a family spokeswoman says he is alert and feeling better as he recovers from injuries he suffered in an auto accident Friday in Hawaii. Brennan was flown to the Queen's...

By Cindy Boren  |  09:16 AM ET, 11/21/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:48 AM ET, 11/20/2010

Former Redskins QB Colt Brennan in serious condition with head trauma, broken ribs, clavicle

Former Redskins quarterback Colt Brennan is in serious condition in a Honolulu hospital with head trauma, broken ribs, and a broken left clavicle sustained in an auto accident, his father told a Honolulu television station Friday. "We know there's three...

By Cindy Boren  |  05:48 AM ET, 11/20/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:41 PM ET, 11/19/2010

Former Redskins quarterback Colt Brennan injured in car accident

Updated at 6:40 p.m. Former Redskins quarterback Colt Brennan has face lacerations and possible head injuries, according to a Star-Advertiser update. He may be flown to Queen's Hospital on Oahu, a source tells the newspaper. Filed at 5:41 p.m. Former...

By Cindy Boren  |  05:41 PM ET, 11/19/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 11/19/2010

Funny Danny Rouhier weeps over Redskins' Week 10

OOF (Our Old Friend) Danny Rouhier, has his weekly meltdown/breakdown/heart attack/Nancy-Kerrigan-whhhhy-me moment over the Redskins....

By Cindy Boren  |  10:04 AM ET, 11/19/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 11/18/2010

With a little help from dad, DaVaris Daniels finds his way in football

DaVaris Daniels' dad watches his high school games on the internet (frequently tweeting his delight at what he's seeing and his frustration with the internet connection). Dad, who happens to be the Redskins' Phillip Daniels, won't have that problem next...

By Cindy Boren  |  01:23 PM ET, 11/18/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:33 PM ET, 11/16/2010

NFL is investigating spitting allegation concerning LaRon Landry and pregame fight

The NFL is investigating Philadelphia Eagles center Mike McGlynn's allegation that Washington Redskins safety LaRon Landry twice spat at him in the teams' Monday night game at FedEx Field. The league is also looking into the teams' pregame dustup, an...

By Cindy Boren  |  05:33 PM ET, 11/16/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:07 PM ET, 11/15/2010

Poll: Is the contract better news for Donovan McNabb or the Redskins?

poll by twiigs.com...

By Cindy Boren  |  04:07 PM ET, 11/15/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:24 PM ET, 11/15/2010

Report: Donovan McNabb agrees to 5-year contract extension with Redskins

Quarterback Donovan McNabb and the Washington Redskins have agreed to a five-year contract extension worth $78 million, according to ESPN's Michael Smith. Smith adds that $40 million is guaranteed and the contract could rise to $88 million with incentives. We'll...

By Cindy Boren  |  03:24 PM ET, 11/15/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:51 AM ET, 11/02/2010

JaMarcus Russell visits Redskins Park: Twitter goes a little berserk

Twitterworld struggles to make sense of the breaking news that JaMarcus Russell is working out, along with about 20 other players as part of the usual, bye-week process in which players often do this, for the Redskins today: Sportspickle: Mike...

By Cindy Boren  |  11:51 AM ET, 11/02/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:41 PM ET, 10/14/2010

If Brett Favre sits, London Fletcher and Peyton Manning will be Ironmen

If Brett Favre decides to rest his ailing elbow Sunday night against the Dallas Cowboys, his consecutive-games streak will come to an end at 289 regular-season games. Which raises the question: Who's No. 2? Well, you have to squinch your...

By Cindy Boren  |  01:41 PM ET, 10/14/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 10/04/2010

Report: Are Redskins seeking to trade Devin Thomas?

Are the Redskins actively trying to trade little-used wide receiver Devin Thomas? The National Football Post reports that the team is shopping the third-year wide receiver. Thomas' career has been a disappointment; under Mike Shanahan, he's been relegated mostly to...

By Cindy Boren  |  12:17 PM ET, 10/04/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:10 AM ET, 09/16/2010

Clinton Portis and Albert Haynesworth: Just a couple of cut-ups

Noted yukmeisters Clinton Portis and Albert Haynesworth were at it again today during the Redskins' open locker room. Media members approached Portis, for whom they had some questions after his radio comments about women in locker rooms and subsequent apology...

By Cindy Boren  |  11:10 AM ET, 09/16/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 09/07/2010

Tom Brady, Patriots close to contract extension?

The New England Patriots have offered quarterback Justin Bieber Tom Brady a three-year contract extension believed to be worth $58 million, according to a Boston Herald report. That works out to $19.3 million per year and would be in addition...

By Cindy Boren  |  03:05 PM ET, 09/07/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 09/03/2010

U.S. Open tennis brawl shows there's no love among fans

The great thing about the U.S. Open is the mannerly, well-considered, erudite analysis of tennis fans. In this video, a dude goes all Nyjer Morgan on another dude with a dudette involved Thursday night (via Huffington Post). Novak Djokovic and...

By Cindy Boren  |  10:23 AM ET, 09/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:27 AM ET, 09/02/2010

Rex Ryan rips DeAngelo Hall in latest 'Hard Knocks'

Updated at 10:43 a.m. HBO's "Hard Knocks" is losing a bit of steam, what with the Jets struggling and the real season approaching and all, but there were a few highlights related to the local Burgundy and Gold. For instance,...

By Cindy Boren  |  09:27 AM ET, 09/02/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 08/30/2010

Redskins trade Dennis Morris to St. Louis; Malcolm Kelly has setback

Updated at 3:53 p.m. The Redskins have traded rookie tight end Dennis Morris to the St. Louis Rams, Jason Reid has confirmed, for a conditional draft pick. In a second move, the team obtained linebacker/defensive end Hall Davis from the...

By Cindy Boren  |  01:01 PM ET, 08/30/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:07 PM ET, 08/27/2010

Live chat: Redskins vs. Jets in New Meadowlands

It's game three of the NFL's preseason and you know what you say about game three. (They say, "Is it the regular season yet???" And, "I need another beer.") The Redskins play the Jets at 7 p.m. tonight in the...

By Cindy Boren  |  02:07 PM ET, 08/27/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:38 AM ET, 08/24/2010

London Fletcher makes GQ list of NFL's smartest players

While we're selling the September issue of GQ, we might as well mention that it also contains Michael Lombardi's list of the NFL all-brains all-stars. Because I don't want to bury the lede, London Fletcher of the Redskins is on...

By Cindy Boren  |  09:38 AM ET, 08/24/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:26 AM ET, 08/19/2010

Albert Haynesworth misses Redskins practice, may not play Saturday

Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan said this morning that he is uncertain whether defensive lineman Albert Haynesworth will be able to play in the preseason game against the Baltimore Ravens on Saturday at FedEx Field. Shanahan said Haynesworth was bothered by...

By Cindy Boren  |  11:26 AM ET, 08/19/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 08/19/2010

Rex Ryan, Jets keep eating and cursing in 'Hard Knocks'

Last week, Jets Coach Rex Ryan got all the press for his "Sopranos"-like droppage of f-bombs. In Wednesday night's episode on HBO, Ryan didn't really back off despite Tony Dungy's criticism so it was strictly earmuffs time for the kiddies...

By Cindy Boren  |  09:55 AM ET, 08/19/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:52 PM ET, 08/18/2010

Fred Davis misses part of practice for personal reasons

Updated at 4:33 p.m. Tight end Fred Davis missed part of the Redskins' practice, which was moved to 2 p.m. from the originally scheduled morning time because of rain. .bbpBox21518161133 {background:url(http://s.twimg.com/a/1282002387/images/themes/theme1/bg.png) #9ae4e8;padding:20px;} p.bbpTweet{background:#fff;padding:10px 12px 10px 12px;margin:0;min-height:48px;color:#000;font-size:18px !important;line-height:22px;-moz-border-radius:5px;-webkit-border-radius:5px} p.bbpTweet span.metadata{display:block;width:100%;clear:both;margin-top:8px;padding-top:12px;height:40px;border-top:1px solid...

By Cindy Boren  |  03:52 PM ET, 08/18/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:40 AM ET, 08/18/2010

Cowboys fan takes a wild stab at inspiring his team

Really, someone should have put the camera down and walked away. Instead, that someone recorded a shirtless Dallas Cowboys fan named Matthias "performing" a chant that's sure to inspire his beloved Pokes....

By Cindy Boren  |  10:40 AM ET, 08/18/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:42 AM ET, 08/17/2010

Malcolm Kelly can't be written off Redskins' roster at this point

It's too early to write off wide receiver Malcolm Kelly, Redskins sources tell The Post's Jason Reid, who writes about the wide receivers at Redskins Insider. He has to get onto the field, after fighting a hamstring injury since training...

By Cindy Boren  |  07:42 AM ET, 08/17/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 08/16/2010

Brian Westbrook, Redskins still possible, but do they need him?

Updated, 3:25 p.m. Jason La Canfora of the NFL Network offers his two cents: .bbpBox21338810428 {background:url(http://a1.twimg.com/profile_background_images/18748240/bg-nfl.jpg) #9AE4E8;padding:20px;} p.bbpTweet{background:#fff;padding:10px 12px 10px 12px;margin:0;min-height:48px;color:#000;font-size:18px !important;line-height:22px;-moz-border-radius:5px;-webkit-border-radius:5px} p.bbpTweet span.metadata{display:block;width:100%;clear:both;margin-top:8px;padding-top:12px;height:40px;border-top:1px solid #fff;border-top:1px solid #e6e6e6} p.bbpTweet span.metadata span.author{line-height:19px} p.bbpTweet span.metadata span.author img{float:left;margin:0 7px 0 0px;width:38px;height:38px} p.bbpTweet a:hover{text-decoration:underline}p.bbpTweet...

By Cindy Boren  |  10:50 AM ET, 08/16/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:49 AM ET, 08/12/2010

LaVar Arrington debuts in Redskins Insider podcast

LaVar Arrington makes his rookie debut (minus a Tebow haircut) with the Redskins Insider podcast gang, this week featuring Rick Maese and Dan Steinberg and genial host Jonathan Forsythe....

By Cindy Boren  |  09:49 AM ET, 08/12/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:56 AM ET, 08/11/2010

Donovan McNabb vows revenge on Chris Cooley

Updated, 11:30 a.m. LeBron James isn't the only one vowing revenge. Rick Maese tweets that Donovan McNabb is thinking the same way. His target? One man. Chris Cooley...for the ol' kid-jumping-out-of-a-locker stunt. What could McNabb have up his sleeve? .bbpBox20891742842...

By Cindy Boren  |  10:56 AM ET, 08/11/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 08/10/2010

Jammal Brown, Malcolm Kelly will miss Redskins' preseason opener

Updated 12:12 p.m. Right tackle Jammal Brown and wide receiver Malcolm Kelly will not play in the Redskins' preseason opener Friday night against Buffalo at FedEx Field. Stephon Heyer will start in Brown's place (via Grant Paulsen of 106.7 The...

By Cindy Boren  |  11:50 AM ET, 08/10/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 08/10/2010

Clinton Portis, Albert Haynesworth and Redskins' practice updates

From the Redskins' public practice this morning, the tweets roll in: Clinton Portis came up limping after making a catch, was attended by trainers and, Rich Campbell reports, likely was finished for the morning practice. Albert Haynesworth (Warren Sapp the...

By Cindy Boren  |  09:55 AM ET, 08/10/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 08/09/2010

Colt Brennan settles in quickly with Oakland Raiders, rates Jason Campbell

It takes a lot to enliven an upcoming NFL preseason game, but the prospect of seeing Jason Campbell and Colt Brennan (to say nothing of Rock Cartwright) in the Oakland Raiders' game Thursday night against the Dallas Cowboys just might...

By Cindy Boren  |  02:55 PM ET, 08/09/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:17 AM ET, 08/07/2010

Albert Haynesworth passes Redskins' conditioning test

Defensive lineman Albert Haynesworth passed the Redskins' conditioning test early Saturday morning. Haynesworth, barred from practicing by Coach Mike Shanahan until he could pass the test, arrived at Redskins Park before 6 a.m. to prepare for the test, a source...

By Cindy Boren  |  07:17 AM ET, 08/07/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 08/06/2010

Russ Grimm goes to Canton; Shanahan evaluates offensive system

It's Russ Grimm's weekend...finally. There'll be tons of stories about projectile vomiting and the good ol' days of Hogs football when the Redskins' offensive lineman is inducted Saturday into the Pro Football Hall of Fame along with Jerry Rice and...

By Cindy Boren  |  12:05 PM ET, 08/06/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:25 AM ET, 08/04/2010

Redskins, one week into camp, get graded. Yes, it's very early.

And the winner of the MVP award from the Redskins' first week of minicamp is ... Kareem Moore (who's pretty solid with the Twitters, too). Brian Murphy at Homer McFanboy has his first-week-of-training-camp-so-don't-freak-out-yet power rankings. My biggest quibble (and who...

By Cindy Boren  |  05:25 AM ET, 08/04/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:30 AM ET, 08/03/2010

Darnell Dockett continues to feel Albert Haynesworth's pain

A quick spin around TwitterTown reveals: Darnell Dockett of the Arizona Cardinals continues to sympathize in a Nelson Muntzian way with the plight of Albert Haynesworth. When he finds out about the "mental reps," it's really gonna be over. .bbpBox20166724090...

By Cindy Boren  |  06:30 AM ET, 08/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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