The Insider: Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 07:30 AM ET, 03/27/2014

Redskins plan to use ‘new toy’ Hatcher in a variety of ways

Defensive lineman Jason Hatcher will not be restricted to just one position.

By Mike Jones  |  07:30 AM ET, 03/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, Brian Orakpo, Chris Baker, defensive line, Jason Hatcher, Jay Gruden, Jim Haslett, pass rush, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 01/02/2014

Kerrigan to have arthroscopic surgery on left knee

Redskins linebacker Ryan Kerrigan said that he will have arthroscopic surgery on his left knee to repair a torn lateral meniscus. A date for the surgery has yet to be determined, Kerrigan said on Thursday.

By Mike Jones  |  12:35 PM ET, 01/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, outside linebackers, Ryan Kerrigan

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 02:58 PM ET, 11/21/2013

Redskins had ‘a blown assignment’ on McCoy’s catch vs. Kerrigan, Haslett says

Defensive coordinator also says he was pleased with efforts against Adrian Peterson and LeSean McCoy but Frank Gore, who’s up next, is a different type of runner.

By Mark Maske  |  02:58 PM ET, 11/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jim Haslett, London Fletcher, outside linebackers, Redskins vs. Eagles, Ryan Kerrigan, Week 11, Week 12

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 09:33 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Redskins’ Ryan Kerrigan receives credit for half a sack in Chicago win

Outside linebacker Ryan Kerrigan has received credit for half of a sack that incorrectly was not attributed to him on the final play of Sunday’s win over the Chicago Bears.

By Mike Jones  |  09:33 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  outside linebackers, Redskins vs. Bears, Ryan Kerrigan

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 02:47 PM ET, 09/25/2013

Ryan Kerrigan says his knee injury not serious

Linebacker intends to practice fully Wednesday. Tight end Fred Davis and place kicker Kai Forbath say they’re hopeful of being available this weekend.

By Mark Maske  |  02:47 PM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Injuries, Jordan Reed, Kai Forbath, outside linebackers, Redskins vs. Raiders, Ryan Kerrigan, tight ends

Posted at 02:26 PM ET, 09/25/2013

Redskins say they’re preparing to face Terrelle Pryor in Oakland

The Raiders’ starting quarterback suffered a concussion, and backup Matt Flynn could take over, but the Redskins don’t seem to mind.

By Mark Maske  |  02:26 PM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, Kedric Golston, Oakland Raiders, Redskins vs. Raiders, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 09/19/2013

Orakpo and Kerrigan playing well, Haslett says

Outside-linebacker duo totaled three sacks last Sunday in Green Bay.

By Mark Maske  |  02:31 PM ET, 09/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Defense, Jim Haslett, Ryan Kerrigan

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 02:00 PM ET, 09/10/2013

Ryan Kerrigan passes concussion tests [updated]

Redskins linebacker Ryan Kerrigan has passed all of his concussion tests and is expected to practice Wednesday.

By Mike Jones  |  02:00 PM ET, 09/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Concussions, Injuries, outside linebackers, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 12:42 AM ET, 09/10/2013

Kerrigan being evaluated for a possible concussion

Linebacker’s playing status this week not immediately known.

By Mark Maske  |  12:42 AM ET, 09/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Concussions, Injuries, outside linebackers, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 08:33 AM ET, 08/28/2013

Haslett taking advantage of improved pass-rusher depth

Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett last Saturday unveiled another wrinkle in his pass-rushing packages when he went with six linebackers in some third-down situations to take advantage of a dearth of talent at that position.

By Mike Jones  |  08:33 AM ET, 08/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  brandon jenkins, Darryl Tapp, Defense, Jim Haslett, Linebackers, outside linebackers, pass rush, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 12:34 PM ET, 08/22/2013

(Not-so) bold predictions for Redskins vs. Bills

An amusing clip of the Post Sports Live columnists getting called out for not making bold predictions ... and then one gets bold.

By Keith McMillan  |  12:34 PM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Darryl Tapp, outside linebackers, Post Sports Live, preseason, Rob Jackson, Roy Helu Jr., Ryan Kerrigan, video

Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 08/14/2013

Ryan Kerrigan takes on new role in certain pass-rushing packages

Jim Haslett has come up with a way to get linebackers Brian Orakpo, Ryan Kerrigan and Brandon Jenkins on the field at the same time.

By Mike Jones  |  10:33 AM ET, 08/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jim Haslett, Linebackers, outside linebackers, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 02:07 PM ET, 01/30/2013

Lorenzo Alexander, Ryan Kerrigan reflect on first Pro Bowl appearance

Linebackers name camaraderie as highlight of week in Hawaii.

By Mike Jones  |  02:07 PM ET, 01/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Lorenzo Alexander, Pro Bowl, Redskins, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 01/28/2013

Lorenzo Alexander leads NFC team in tackles at Pro Bowl

London Fletcher had four tackles and Ryan Kerrigan had two.

By Mike Jones  |  11:22 AM ET, 01/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  London Fletcher, Lorenzo Alexander, Pro Bowl, Ryan Kerrigan, Trent Williams

Posted at 03:31 PM ET, 10/04/2012

Redskins say pass rush could be key against Falcons, Ryan

The defense has a modest seven sacks in the season's first four games.

By Mark Maske  |  03:31 PM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Defense, Redskins pass rush, Redskins-Falcons, Ryan Kerrigan, Washington Redskins

Posted at 07:28 PM ET, 09/20/2012

Ryan Kerrigan picks up an additional sack

Additional sack credited to Redskins linebacker after a review of Sunday's game against St. Louis.

By Mike Jones  |  07:28 PM ET, 09/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskikns defense, Redskins defense, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 03:25 PM ET, 09/05/2012

Saints offensive player to watch: QB Drew Brees

One of the elite quarterbacks in the NFL, he has few flaws in his game.

By Mike Jones  |  03:25 PM ET, 09/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Drew Brees, New Orleans Saints, Redskins defense, Redskins-Saints, Ryan Kerrigan, Washington Redskins