The Insider: Reed Doughty


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 10:15 AM ET, 03/13/2014

Spencer, Hatcher and Browner among Redskins’ free agent targets

The Washington Redskins continue to look for ways to upgrade their roster, and today are expected to host a few veterans while hoping for a meeting with another.

By Mike Jones  |  10:15 AM ET, 03/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, free agency, Reed Doughty

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 01:45 PM ET, 12/19/2013

Redskins, Cowboys sing London Fletcher’s praises

When London Fletcher announced Wednesday that he expects to retire following this season, teammates and opponents had reactions.

By Mike Jones  |  01:45 PM ET, 12/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, Brian Orakpo, leadership, London Fletcher, Perry Riley, Redskins vs. Cowboys, Reed Doughty, Robert Griffin III, Ryan Kerrigan, Santana Moss, Week 16

Posted at 05:16 PM ET, 12/12/2013

Reed Doughty: ‘Nobody respects us on special teams’

But safety also says, ‘I didn’t see people not caring’ on special teams during Kansas City loss.

By Mark Maske  |  05:16 PM ET, 12/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Niles Paul, Redskins vs. Falcons, Reed Doughty, special teams, Week 15

Posted at 05:05 PM ET, 12/04/2013

Redskins injury report: Trent Williams, three others miss practice

Starting left tackle Trent Williams missed Wednesday’s practice with a foot contusion, but said that he hopes to play on Sunday when the Redskins host the Kansas City Chiefs.

By Mike Jones  |  05:05 PM ET, 12/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Concussions, Darrel Young, DeAngelo Hall, Injuries, Jordan Reed, London Fletcher, Reed Doughty, Trent Williams, Week 14

Posted at 05:53 PM ET, 12/02/2013

Severity of London Fletcher’s ankle sprain not yet clear

Linebacker has played in 252 straight regular season games.

By Mark Maske  |  05:53 PM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, inside linebackers, Jordan Reed, London Fletcher, Niles Paul, Reed Doughty, Week 14

Posted at 02:15 AM ET, 12/02/2013

Doughty suffers concussion, Hall and Fletcher injured as well

Safety Reed Doughty left Sunday night’s game after suffering a concussion, and his status for the immediate future remains uncertain.

By Mike Jones  |  02:15 AM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, Injuries, London Fletcher, Redskins vs. Giants, Reed Doughty, video, Week 13

Posted at 03:22 PM ET, 11/26/2013

Inconsistent play the only consistent element this season for Redskins

As the Washington Redskins stumbled through another demoralizing defeat, the exhibited one of the few constants that has manifested itself this season, and that was an inability to play with any sense of consistency.

By Mike Jones  |  03:22 PM ET, 11/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, news conferences, Reed Doughty, Week 13

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 11/18/2013

Position-by-position review: Was it Robert Griffin III’s worst game?

Mark Bullock takes a closer look at Robert Griffin III, Brian Orakpo, David Amerson and the offensive line.

By Mark Bullock  |  12:55 PM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Brandon Meriweather, Brian Orakpo, cornerbacks, David Amerson, defensive line, inside linebackers, Offensive line, outside linebackers, Quarterbacks, Redskins vs. Eagles, Reed Doughty, Robert Griffin III, Running backs, Safeties, The Outsider, tight ends, Week 11, Wide Receivers

Posted at 04:01 PM ET, 11/15/2013

Reed Doughty elected special teams captain

Offensive and defensive captains remain in place from the start of the season.

By Mark Maske  |  04:01 PM ET, 11/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Reed Doughty, special teams, Week 11

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 11/15/2013

Redskins try to jump-start return game

They’re ranked 30th in the NFL in punt return average and 31st in kickoff return average.

By Mark Maske  |  08:30 AM ET, 11/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Niles Paul, Redskins vs. Eagles, Reed Doughty, special teams, Week 11

Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 11/12/2013

Rematch with Eagles gives Redskins first look of the season at Nick Foles

Quarterback is thriving in Chip Kelly’s offensive system, with 16 touchdown passes and zero interceptions this season.

By Mark Maske  |  02:15 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, Kedric Golston, Redskins vs. Eagles, Reed Doughty, Ryan Kerrigan, Week 11

Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 11/11/2013

Reed Doughty takes blame for botched fake punt

‘I shouldn’t have called it,’ safety says.

By Mark Maske  |  12:53 PM ET, 11/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Niles Paul, Redskins vs. Vikings, Reed Doughty, Sav Rocca, special teams, video, Week 10

Posted at 01:11 PM ET, 10/30/2013

Reed Doughty hopeful he’ll play against Chargers

Safety has missed one game since suffering a concussion.

By Mark Maske  |  01:11 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Redskins vs. Chargers, Reed Doughty, Safeties

Posted at 06:09 PM ET, 10/26/2013

Reed Doughty ruled out for Redskins vs. Broncos

The safety won’t play Sunday after suffering a concussion the week before, further depleting the Redskins’ secondary vs. high-powered Denver.

By David Larimer  |  06:09 PM ET, 10/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Redskins-Broncos, Reed Doughty

Posted at 10:47 AM ET, 10/24/2013

Shanahan wants to expand helmet-to-helmet rules to protect players on kickoffs

Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan intends to lobby the NFL when he attends the next league meeting.

By Mike Jones  |  10:47 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Concussions, Mike Shanahan, NFL rules, Reed Doughty

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 04:35 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Leonard Hankerson misses practice with foot injury

Washington Redskins wide receiver Leonard Hankerson missed Wednesday’s practice while nursing a foot injury suffered earlier this week.

By Mike Jones  |  04:35 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, Injuries, Jordan Reed, Leonard Hankerson, Logan Paulsen, Redskins vs. Broncos, Reed Doughty, Stephen Bowen

Posted at 01:10 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Reed Doughty remains unsure if he’ll play Sunday

Redskins safety Reed Doughty said that he has made some improvements since leaving Sunday’s game with a concussion, but that he remains uncertain about his prospects for playing this week against the Denver Broncos.

By Mike Jones  |  01:10 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, NFL concussions, Reed Doughty

Posted at 08:01 AM ET, 10/22/2013

Redskins could be extremely shorthanded at safety against Broncos

Brandon Meriweather was suspended Monday and Reed Doughty suffered a concussion in the Chicago game Sunday.

By Mark Maske  |  08:01 AM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Injuries, Redskins defense, Reed Doughty, Safeties, suspensions

Posted at 04:06 PM ET, 10/21/2013

Stephen Bowen has torn knee ligament

Defensive end Stephen Bowen tore a ligament in his right knee but he might be able to continue playing.

By Mike Jones  |  04:06 PM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Reed Doughty, Stephen Bowen

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 10/21/2013

Brian Orakpo: Pick-six ‘a phenomenal feeling’

When Brian Orakpo picked off a Jay Cutler pass and returned it 29 yards for a touchdown, it marked the first interception and touchdown of his whole life.

By Mike Jones  |  09:32 AM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, outside linebackers, Redskins vs. Bears, Reed Doughty

Posted at 10:25 PM ET, 10/20/2013

Reed Doughty suffers concussion in win over Bears

Redskins safety Reed Doughty left the win over Chicago with a concussion.

By Mark Maske  |  10:25 PM ET, 10/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Redskins vs. Bears, Reed Doughty, Safeties

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 07:02 AM ET, 10/15/2013

Shanahan: Wrong call was made regarding fumble recovery

Mike Shanahan remains convinced that officials made the wrong call when they awarded the Cowboys possession during a punt in the second quarter.

By Mike Jones  |  07:02 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jerome Murphy, Mike Shanahan, Redskins vs. Cowboys, Reed Doughty, 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

Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 09/30/2013

Five observations from the Redskins' win over the Raiders

The Washington Redskins on Sunday managed to stop the bleeding with a 24-14 win over the Oakland Raiders.

By Mike Jones  |  11:41 AM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Brian Orakpo, observations, Redskins vs. Raiders, Reed Doughty, Robert Griffin III, Ryan Kerrigan, Safeties, tight ends, Week 4, Wide Receivers

Posted at 06:37 PM ET, 09/15/2013

Redskins players miffed over reasons for struggles

Players’ frustration is evident in the locker room after another disastrous performance on both sides of the ball.

By Mike Jones  |  06:37 PM ET, 09/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins vs. Packers, Reed Doughty, Robert Griffin III, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 09/03/2013

Griffin, four others elected Redskins’ captains by teammates

Quarterback joins Williams, Fletcher, Cofield and Doughty as Washington's captains.

By Mark Maske  |  09:01 AM ET, 09/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, captains, London Fletcher, Quarterbacks, Reed Doughty, Robert Griffin III, Trent Williams

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 08:54 PM ET, 09/03/2012

Reed Doughty is preparing to start if needed

Uncertainty over knee injury of starter Brandon Meriweather leaves backup's status up in the air.

By Mark Maske  |  08:54 PM ET, 09/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins defense, Redskins safeties, Reed Doughty