The Insider: Keith Burns

Posted at 10:18 AM ET, 10/22/2013

Shanahan, Burns believe Redskins made progress on special teams Sunday

Redskins coach Mike Shanahan and assistant Keith Burns said their special teams units displayed improvement on Sunday.

By Mike Jones  |  10:18 AM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Keith Burns, Mike Shanahan, special teams

Posted at 11:07 AM ET, 10/21/2013

Five observations from the Redskins’ win over the Bears

Mike Jones gives five observations from Sunday’s win, including the impact of Roy Helu Jr.

By Mike Jones  |  11:07 AM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Fred Davis, Jordan Reed, Keith Burns, observations, Redskins vs. Bears, Robert Griffin III, Roy Helu Jr., special teams

Posted at 06:32 PM ET, 10/16/2013

Shanahan not surprised by Niles Paul’s comments about Keith Burns

‘You’ve got to prove yourself both as a player and as a coach,’ says Redskins coach, who adds that he won’t overreact to his club’s special teams woes.

By Mark Maske  |  06:32 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Keith Burns, Mike Shanahan, Niles Paul, special teams

Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 10/16/2013

Niles Paul says coaching change a factor in Redskins’ special teams issues [UPDATED]

Switch from Danny Smith to Keith Burns has led to adjustment period, tight end says, calling performance on special teams so far “embarrassing.“

By Mark Maske  |  02:22 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Keith Burns, Niles Paul, Reed Doughty, special teams

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 10/15/2013

Redskins mailbag: Who deserves the blame for the 1-4 start?

In this week’s mailbag, we begin to play the blame game as most of your questions centered on which coaches and players should be held responsible for the 1-4 start?

By Mike Jones  |  12:07 PM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, coaches, Jarvis Jenkins, Jim Haslett, Keith Burns, Kyle Shanahan, Mailbag, Offensive line, special teams

Posted at 05:23 PM ET, 10/14/2013

Shanahan defends Keith Burns, says special teams leader must emerge

‘Lorenzo Alexander is not gonna show up,’ coach says.

By Mark Maske  |  05:23 PM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Danny Smith, Keith Burns, Lorenzo Alexander, Mike Shanahan, Niles Paul, Reed Doughty, special teams