The Insider: Redskins special teams


Posted at 03:19 PM ET, 10/18/2013

Redskins say they’re hopeful special teams issues have been addressed this week

It was a point of emphasis on the practice field after last weekend’s meltdown in Dallas.

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Posted at 05:30 PM ET, 10/17/2013

Redskins decline to make Keith Burns available to media

Mike Shanahan says it’s the way the team usually operates with assistant coaches and media availability.

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Posted at 01:12 PM ET, 10/14/2013

Special teams will be point of emphasis for Redskins on practice field this week

Struggles continued with Sunday night’s ugly performance in Dallas

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Posted at 05:46 PM ET, 01/30/2013

Special teams coach Danny Smith leaving for Pittsburgh Steelers

Other teams have long sought the Redskins' coordinator, who has coached for Washington since 2004.

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Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 12/11/2012

Mike Shanahan impressed with Richard Crawford's performance

He praises rookie's decisiveness on punt returns

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Posted at 06:51 PM ET, 10/18/2012

Redskins working on backup punter plan

Injury to Sav Rocca prompts team to work out former Eagles punter Chas Henry

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Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 09/19/2012

Lorenzo Alexander says blocked punts are ‘not a coaching issue’

Redskins special teams captain defends Danny Smith's coaching, says players are to blame for miscues.

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