The Insider: Josh Wilson


Posted at 12:16 PM ET, 02/13/2014

Offseason question: Should the Redskins re-sign Josh Wilson?

Jim Haslett highlighted re-signing DeAngelo Hall as an offseason priority, but it remains unclear where the team stands on the other starting cornerback, Josh Wilson.

By Mike Jones  |  12:16 PM ET, 02/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cornerbacks, free agency, Free agents, Josh Wilson, offseason questions

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 12/23/2013

Where to begin rebuilding Redskins: Defense, position by position

Mark Bullock takes a look at who from the defense should stay or be upgraded or replaced, regardless of if the Redskins run a 3-4, 4-3 or hybrid system.

By Mark Bullock  |  01:59 PM ET, 12/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, barry cofield, brandon jenkins, Brandon Meriweather, Brian Orakpo, Chris Baker, cornerbacks, Darryl Tapp, David Amerson, DeAngelo Hall, Defense, defensive line, EJ Biggers, inside linebackers, Jarvis Jenkins, Josh Wilson, Nick Barnett, outside linebackers, Perry Riley, Reed Doughty, Rob Jackson, Ryan Kerrigan, Safeties, Stephen Bowen, The Outsider, Week 17

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 09:39 AM ET, 11/26/2013

Redskins-49ers: Five observations from Monday night’s loss

Another game, another embarrassment, and the Redskins at 3-8 took another step toward a disastrous end.

By Mike Jones  |  09:39 AM ET, 11/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Josh Wilson, Mike Shanahan, observations, Redskins vs. 49ers, Robert Griffin III, special teams, Trent Williams, Week 12

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 09:01 AM ET, 10/24/2013

Redskins defenders: ‘Everyone’s going to be stressed, but everybody has to step up’

Redskins’ defensive coaches and players admit that despite all their hard work, they likely will still enter the game against Denver at a disadvantage.

By Mike Jones  |  09:01 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Defense, Josh Wilson, Redskins vs. Broncos, Reed Doughty

Posted at 02:51 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Hall, Wilson defend Meriweather, take issue with Bears’ comments

Redskins cornerbacks say the suspended safety isn’t trying to hurt anyone, contend that Brandon Marshall and Martellus Bennett were out of line.

By Mark Maske  |  02:51 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, DeAngelo Hall, Josh Wilson, Redskins vs. Bears, suspensions

Posted at 11:14 AM ET, 10/09/2013

Redskins defense braces for Romo after quarterback's 500-yard game

The improvisational skills of the Dallas quarterback could be particularly problematic.

By Mark Maske  |  11:14 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, Defense, Josh Wilson, Redskins vs. Cowboys, Tony Romo

Posted at 11:36 AM ET, 09/24/2013

Redskins have been creative on defense, without success so far

The starting secondary against the Lions featured three cornerbacks and only one safety.

By Mark Maske  |  11:36 AM ET, 09/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  0-3, cornerbacks, Defense, Jim Haslett, Josh Wilson, Safeties, Secondary

Posted at 05:33 PM ET, 09/23/2013

Redskins players say they’re shocked by 0-3 start

‘We never thought we’d be 0-3 coming off the offseason we had and the last year that we had,’ wide receiver Pierre Garcon says.

By Mark Maske  |  05:33 PM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  0-3, 2013 season, barry cofield, Josh Wilson, Pierre Garcon, Tyler Polumbus, Week 3

Posted at 10:32 AM ET, 09/20/2013

Josh Wilson: Yards don’t matter, wins do

‘If we give up 1,000 yards and we’re 2-0 ... who cares?’ cornerback says.

By Mark Maske  |  10:32 AM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season, Defense, Josh Wilson, Redskins vs. Lions, Week 3

Posted at 08:16 AM ET, 09/20/2013

Fletcher addressed teammates this week

Linebacker urged each Redskins player to focus on doing his own job and performing his own assignments, according to a player who heard the speech Wednesday.

By Mark Maske  |  08:16 AM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Defense, Josh Wilson, leadership, London Fletcher

Posted at 10:47 AM ET, 09/19/2013

Redskins players supportive of Brandon Meriweather through injuries

Safety has failed to start and finish a single game since beginning of last season.

By Mark Maske  |  10:47 AM ET, 09/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Concussions, Injuries, Josh Wilson, London Fletcher

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 09/17/2013

Redskins players not ready to hit panic button

Having rebounded from a 3-6 start last season, the Redskins believe they can work their way out of the 0-2 hole.

By Mike Jones  |  09:16 AM ET, 09/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Josh Wilson, Pierre Garcon, Trent Williams

Posted at 04:46 PM ET, 08/26/2013

Mike Shanahan plans to play Brandon Meriweather one half on Thursday

Shanahan plans to play Meriweather for a half, and Wilson 15-20 plays. Meanwhile, Cousins, Cofield unlikely to play.

By Mike Jones  |  04:46 PM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, Brandon Meriweather, Injuries, Josh Wilson, Kirk Cousins

Posted at 05:34 PM ET, 08/22/2013

Shanahan: Meriweather might not be ready for Week 1

Safety not expected to play Saturday and Shanahan says, "He might be ready for the first game. He might not."

By Mark Maske  |  05:34 PM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Injuries, Josh Wilson, Mike Shanahan, Safeties, Week 1

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 07/28/2013

Cornerback Josh Wilson nearing 100 percent, expanding duties

Limited in his activities for the first two practices of training camp, Josh Wilson on Saturday took another step toward reclaiming his spot at right cornerback on the Redskins' first-team defense.

By Mike Jones  |  09:01 AM ET, 07/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cornerbacks, Injuries, Josh Wilson, Training camp

Posted at 07:39 PM ET, 07/25/2013

Adam Carriker expected to require four to five months to recover

Defensive end Adam Carriker had surgery on his problematic right quadriceps tendon and is expected to need four to five months to recover, Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan said.

By Mike Jones  |  07:39 PM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, defensive line, Injuries, Josh Wilson, Keenan Robinson, Training camp

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 07/25/2013

Wilson, Hurt opening camp on PUP list; Bernstine, Holland waived

Cornerback Josh Wilson and offensive lineman Maurice Hurt will both open training camp on the Redskins' Physically Unable to Perform list, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed.

By Mike Jones  |  10:12 AM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, cornerbacks, Injuries, Josh Wilson, Maurice Hurt, PUP list, Roster, Safeties, Training camp

Posted at 01:54 PM ET, 04/26/2013

Redskins restructure Josh Wilson's deal to save cap space

The Washington Redskins have restructured the contract of cornerback Josh Wilson to create more flexibility beneath the salary cap.

By Mike Jones  |  01:54 PM ET, 04/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Josh Wilson, Redskins salary cap

Posted at 08:23 AM ET, 10/05/2012

What would you like to see the Redskins accomplish vs. the Falcons?

For starters, the secondary is going to have to step up if the Redskins are to have a chance at picking up a win against the Falcons.

By Keith McMillan  |  08:23 AM ET, 10/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Atlanta Falcons, DeAngelo Hall, Falcons vs. Redskins, Josh Wilson, Opening kick, Redskins pass rush, Redskins secondary, Redskins-Falcons, Robert Griffin III, Week 5

Posted at 07:04 AM ET, 10/03/2012

So how were the offensive line and secondary really?

We talk a lot about the offensive line and the secondary, but how exactly did they play against the Bucs, and should they worry you against the Falcons?

By Keith McMillan  |  07:04 AM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Chester, DeAngelo Hall, Falcons vs. Redskins, Fred Davis, Josh Wilson, Logan Paulsen, Madieu Williams, Offensive line, Opening kick, Redskins secondary, Reed Doughty, Richard Crawford, Secondary, Trent Williams, Tyler Polumbus, Week 5, Will Montgomery

Posted at 05:12 PM ET, 09/19/2012

CB Josh Wilson cleared after concussion, Garcon, Meriweather limited in practice

TE Fred Davis also ready to play after hit to head Sunday.

By Mark Maske  |  05:12 PM ET, 09/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Josh Wilson, Redskins injuries