The Insider: Chase Minnifield

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 04/22/2014

Redskins mailbag: On Chase Minnifield, Mike Shanahan and Aldon Smith

In an everything-but-the-kitchen-sink type of mailbag, Mike Jones answers reader questions on a promising cornerback, a yet-to-be-released pass rusher, the former coach and the media types at Redskins Park.

By Mike Jones  |  11:55 AM ET, 04/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chase Minnifield, Mailbag, Mike Shanahan, Reed Doughty

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 02/25/2014

Redskins mailbag: Roster needs, draft evaluations, injury updates and more

The NFL Scouting Combine concludes today, and from here, Redskins officials will continue to plan for their offseason moves with free agency approaching in a couple of weeks, and college Pro Days on the upcoming schedule as well.

By Mike Jones  |  12:54 PM ET, 02/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cedric Griffin, Chase Minnifield, Mailbag, NFL Combine, Phillip Thomas, Richard Crawford

Posted at 11:49 AM ET, 12/29/2013

Brian Orakpo, Josh Morgan among Redskins inactives vs. Giants

The Redskins will be without their top pass-rusher, linebacker Brian Orakpo, as they close out the season today. Wide receiver Josh Morgan is also inactive.

By Mike Jones  |  11:49 AM ET, 12/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Chase Minnifield, inactives, josh leribeus, Josh Morgan, Redskins vs. Giants, Robert Griffin III, Week 17

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 12/22/2013

Redskins vs. Cowboys: FB Darrel Young to play after week of limited practices

Fullback Darrel Young will play for the Washington Redskins against the Dallas Cowboys after being listed as questionable all week.

By Mike Jones  |  11:47 AM ET, 12/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, brandon jenkins, Chase Minnifield, Dallas Cowboys, Darrel Young, inactives, jose gumbs, josh leribeus, Redskins vs. Cowboys, Robert Griffin III, Week 16

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 12/15/2013

Redskins inactives: Rambo is out, Meriweather, Young to play

Redskins rookie safety Bacarri Rambo is inactive after seven consecutive games of action. Meanwhile, tight end Jordan Reed and Robert Griffin III also are inactive, as expected.

By Mike Jones  |  11:48 AM ET, 12/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baccari Rambo, brandon jenkins, Chase Minnifield, Darryl Tapp, inactives, Jordan Reed, josh leribeus, Redskins vs. Falcons, Robert Griffin III, Week 15

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 12/08/2013

Redskins inactives: Reed, Young, Meriweather all sidelined

The Redskins will be without starters Brandon Meriweather, Darrel Young and rookie tight end Jordan Reed versus the Chiefs.

By Mike Jones  |  11:55 AM ET, 12/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  brandon jenkins, Brandon Meriweather, Chase Minnifield, Darrel Young, inactives, Injuries, Jordan Reed, josh leribeus, Redskins vs. Chiefs, Rex Grossman, Week 14

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 11/29/2013

Chase Minnifield promoted to Redskins’ roster from practice squad

The cornerback was re-signed to the practice squad in September after he failed to make the season-opening roster.

By Mark Maske  |  03:45 PM ET, 11/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chase Minnifield, Redskins Roster, Roster moves

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 10/01/2013

Mailbag: Illegal formation, tackling techniques and Roy Helu Jr.'s opportunities

Mike Jones answers readers' questions on illegal formations, tackling technique, Roy Helu Jr.'s touches, Tanard Jackson and more.

By Mike Jones  |  10:43 AM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Chase Minnifield, Jim Haslett, Kirk Cousins, London Fletcher, Mailbag, Robert Griffin III, Roy Helu Jr., Tanard Jackson

Posted at 05:42 PM ET, 09/01/2013

Chase Minnifield, seven others signed to Redskins’ practice squad

Eight players who spent the preseason with Washington are signed to the practice squad a day after the team finalized its 53-man roster.

By Mike Jones  |  05:42 PM ET, 09/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chase Minnifield, Dominique Hamilton, Jawan Jamison, Lance Lewis, Nick Williams, practice squad, Tevita Stevens, Will Compton, Xavier Nixon

Posted at 02:24 PM ET, 08/31/2013

Redskins cuts: Tony Pashos, DeJon Gomes, Chase Minnifield among them

The Redskins are releasing players to meet the league-mandated roster limit of 53 players by 6 p.m.

By Mike Jones  |  02:24 PM ET, 08/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  53-man roster, Chase Minnifield, cuts, DeJon Gomes, Jawan Jamsion, keiland williams, Roster, Roster cuts, Tony Pashos, Xavier Nixon

Posted at 07:48 AM ET, 08/14/2013

Chase Minnifield, Aldrick Robinson get into scuffle at Redskins practice

Things got a little chippy out at practice as Aldrick Robinson, Chase Minnifield and Jose Gumbs came to blows.

By Mike Jones  |  07:48 AM ET, 08/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aldrick Robinson, Chase Minnifield, Training camp

Posted at 02:12 PM ET, 08/07/2013

Chase Minnifield eager to prove himself in first game since 2011

When Chase Minnifield steps on the field Thursday night, it will mark the end of a 20-month wait for the first-year cornerback.

By Mike Jones  |  02:12 PM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chase Minnifield, cornerbacks, preseason, Training camp