The Insider: Santana Moss


Posted at 04:19 PM ET, 03/11/2014

Redskins re-sign WR Santana Moss

The Redskins have re-signed veteran wide receiver Santana Moss to a one-year deal, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed.

By Mike Jones  |  04:19 PM ET, 03/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  free agency, Santana Moss

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 02/07/2014

Offseason questions: Should the Redskins re-sign Santana Moss?

The team and the veteran wide receiver are discussing a new contract.

By Mike Jones  |  12:00 PM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  offseason questions, Santana Moss

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 04:22 PM ET, 12/12/2013

Santana Moss says playing Kirk Cousins now is ‘almost like setting a guy up for failure’

Wide receiver also says, “He don’t play as well, then you’re gonna say, ‘Well, should he have been in there?’ “

By Mark Maske  |  04:22 PM ET, 12/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, Quarterbacks, Redskins vs. Falcons, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, Week 15

Posted at 06:51 PM ET, 12/11/2013

Redskins players offer little reaction to RGIII demotion

Washington Redskins players took the switch from Robert Griffin III to Kirk Cousins in stride - at least publicly - on Wednesday and said that nothing changes in their approach for the next three games.

By Mike Jones  |  06:51 PM ET, 12/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Josh Morgan, London Fletcher, Pierre Garcon, Redskins vs. Falcons, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, Trent Williams, Week 15

Posted at 07:30 PM ET, 12/08/2013

Redskins players defend Shanahan, take blame for loss

Following his 10th loss, the coach said he didn’t have his players prepared well enough to win the game. But a number of Shanahan’s players disagreed with that notion.

By Mike Jones  |  07:30 PM ET, 12/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Kory Lichtensteiger, Mike Shanahan, Pierre Garcon, Redskins vs. Chiefs, Santana Moss, Week 14

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 12/05/2013

Santana Moss, Barry Cofield say coaching staff should return

Moss says coaches should be given another chance to work with Robert Griffin III.

By Mark Maske  |  07:00 AM ET, 12/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, Mike Shanahan, Santana Moss, Week 14

Posted at 03:15 PM ET, 12/04/2013

Santana Moss calls this season’s NFL officiating ‘the worst that I’ve ever seen’

Wide receiver says it’s ‘not just this team’ involved in missed calls.

By Mark Maske  |  03:15 PM ET, 12/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL referees, officials, Santana Moss, Week 14

Posted at 04:50 PM ET, 12/02/2013

Shanahan defends Garcon, Moss, Hall for Sunday’s penalties

Redskins coach praises all three players’ competitiveness.

By Mark Maske  |  04:50 PM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, Mike Shanahan, penalties, Pierre Garcon, Redskins vs. Giants, Santana Moss, video, Week 13

Posted at 05:23 PM ET, 11/20/2013

Robert Griffin III says he ‘wasn’t trying to take shots at anybody’

Quarterback also says he would take comments back if he could.

By Mark Maske  |  05:23 PM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kyle Shanahan, leadership, Mike Shanahan, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, video, Week 12

Posted at 01:27 PM ET, 11/20/2013

Santana Moss says he has no issues with Robert Griffin III

Veteran wide receiver spoke to quarterback a day after Moss’s radio comments.

By Mark Maske  |  01:27 PM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  leadership, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, Week 12

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 11/20/2013

London Fletcher on RGIII: ‘Believe me. The kid is a leader’

Washington Redskins inside linebacker London Fletcher said that he has no questions at all about quarterback Robert Griffin III’s leadership qualities.

By Mike Jones  |  01:00 PM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  leadership, London Fletcher, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, Week 12

Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 11/20/2013

Santana Moss: RGIII should “Stand up and say ‘me’ or ‘I’ “

Wide receiver Santana Moss said that he took offense to quarterback Robert Griffin III’s comments about what transpired on the game-losing play against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday.

By Mike Jones  |  09:24 AM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  leadership, Redskins vs. Eagles, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, Week 12

Posted at 11:59 AM ET, 11/17/2013

Redskins vs. Eagles: Game Day notes and fast facts

The team will attempt to avenge a 33-27 Week 1 loss to the Eagles and pick up their first NFC East victory of the season.

By Mike Jones  |  11:59 AM ET, 11/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game day notes, London Fletcher, Pierre Garcon, Redskins vs. Eagles, Santana Moss, Week 11

Posted at 05:05 AM ET, 11/12/2013

Why the fourth-down pass to Santana Moss against the Vikings was a good call

A corner route -- not a fade -- to Santana Moss against this particular goal-line coverage was solid, even though it didn’t work late against the Vikings.

By Mark Bullock  |  05:05 AM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Defense, offensive philosophy, Redskins vs. Vikings, Santana Moss, The Outsider, Week 10

Posted at 05:47 PM ET, 11/04/2013

Santana Moss takes no solace in Sean Taylor verdict

Wide receiver says he hasn’t been following the trial, but thinks justice will be served.

By Mark Maske  |  05:47 PM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  history, Santana Moss, sean taylor

Posted at 02:29 PM ET, 10/28/2013

Morris and Moss address the second-half play-calling

Alfred Morris, Santana Moss address second-half play calls.

By Gene Wang  |  02:29 PM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Kyle Shanahan, offensive philosophy, Redskins vs. Broncos, Santana Moss

Posted at 01:07 PM ET, 10/22/2013

Redskins mailbag: Fred Davis’s future, Santana Moss’s role and more

Following Sunday’s win, mailbag questions address problem areas, like Fred Davis’s future, Santana Moss’s role, special teams struggles and more.

By Mike Jones  |  01:07 PM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Mailbag, offensive philosophy, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, special teams, tight ends, Week 8

Posted at 05:12 PM ET, 10/16/2013

Griffin: Redskins doing their best to block out the scrutiny

Despite ongoing scrutiny and little success to silence it, Robert Griffin III said he and his teammates remain focused.

By Mike Jones  |  05:12 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season, London Fletcher, Redskins vs. Bears, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, Week 7

Posted at 03:35 PM ET, 10/14/2013

Red zone struggles, miscommunications baffle Redskins players

Redskins players expressed concern other offensive miscues that kept them from capitalizing on prime opportunities Sunday night.

By Mike Jones  |  03:35 PM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Offense, offensive philosophy, Offensive struggles, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, Trent Williams

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

Fantasy watch: Stop-gap pickup for Julio Jones owners

Julio Jones owners ought to consider adding Santana Moss in a favorable fantasy matchup.

By Gene Wang  |  10:01 AM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Falcons, fantasy football, Oakland Raiders, Redskins vs. Cowboys, Santana Moss

Posted at 11:29 PM ET, 09/29/2013

Redskins' veterans: 'It's just one win'

Although happy to finally get a win, the Redskins wisely said that they couldn't really draw a whole lot of satisfaction from the victory.

By Mike Jones  |  11:29 PM ET, 09/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, Redskins vs. Raiders, Santana Moss, Week 4

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 09/25/2013

Players see signs of progress on offense

Performance against the Lions was “not greatly better but a little bit better,” according to wide receiver Pierre Garcon.

By Mark Maske  |  10:01 AM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  0-3, offensive philosophy, Pierre Garcon, Redskins vs. Lions, Santana Moss, Tyler Polumbus

Posted at 04:36 PM ET, 09/18/2013

Moss says first two games were Griffin’s preseason

Wide receiver says Griffin’s supposed reduction in speed isn’t what’s causing the team to lose games.

By Mark Maske  |  04:36 PM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Quarterbacks, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, Week 3, Wide Receivers

Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 09/12/2013

Santana Moss advises teammates to erase loss from memory

After the Redskins third consecutive offensive possession of the season ended in disaster, veteran wide receiver Santana Moss huddled his teammates and told them to settle them down.

By Mike Jones  |  08:02 AM ET, 09/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins vs. Eagles, Redskins vs. Packers, Santana Moss, Week 2

Posted at 06:46 PM ET, 09/02/2013

Moss, Morgan join Thompson as punt returner candidates

Chris Thompson's touchdown in the preseason finale seemed to give him the job, but Redskins coach says Santana Moss and Josh Morgan also remain candidates.

By Mark Maske  |  06:46 PM ET, 09/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Thompson, Josh Morgan, Santana Moss, special teams

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 08/26/2013

Santana Moss willing to return punts if asked

Rookie running back Chris Thompson was given the first chance Saturday to replace injured return man Richard Crawford.

By Mark Maske  |  02:45 PM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Roster, Running backs, Santana Moss, special teams

Posted at 10:21 AM ET, 08/15/2013

Redskins offensive players not worried about a lack of preseason game time with Griffin

Mike Shanahan believes Robert Griffin III can sufficiently prepare with practice snaps, and offensive players agree.

By Mike Jones  |  10:21 AM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Quarterbacks, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, Training camp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 06:51 PM ET, 07/31/2013

Moss says Garcon's confidence in Redskins' offense is justified

Santa Moss says Pierre Garcon's confidence in Redskins' offense is well-founded

By Mark Maske  |  06:51 PM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Offense, offensive philosophy, Pierre Garcon, Santana Moss, Training camp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 07/31/2013

Santana Moss brushes off talk of age, competition

Veteran Redskins wideout continues to impress amid ever-changing circumstances

By Brandon Parker  |  07:02 AM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Santana Moss, Training camp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 03/12/2013

Redskins restructure WR Santana Moss' contract

The Redskins free up cap space by restructuring the contract of veteran receiver Santana Moss, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed.

By Mike Jones and Mark Maske  |  11:27 AM ET, 03/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  free agency, Santana Moss

Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 03/08/2013

What will the next four days hold for NFL teams and free agents?

Teams, agents and players gear up as the new free agent negotiation window opens at midnight.

By Mike Jones  |  11:20 AM ET, 03/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, Free agents, Lorenzo Alexander, NFL free agency, Redskins, Santana Moss

Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 02/11/2013

Offseason questions: What does the future hold for Santana Moss?

Set to turn 34 as he enters his 13th NFL season, Moss is owed just more than $6.1 million.

By Mike Jones  |  12:26 PM ET, 02/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  offseason questions, Redskins, Santana Moss

Posted at 04:37 PM ET, 11/12/2012

Santana Moss says hes feeling fine after concussion

Wide receiver participated in Monday's practice.

By Mark Maske  |  04:37 PM ET, 11/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Santana Moss

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 10/26/2012

Santana Moss effective despite reduced role

Wide receiver Santana Moss has remained a threat for the Redskins despite having his playing time slashed in his 12th NFL season.

By Mike Jones  |  09:31 AM ET, 10/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Receivers, Santana Moss

Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 10/11/2012

Santana Moss will wait until career ends to savor joining 500-catch club

Milestone was lost in the furor over Robert Griffin III's concussion

By Mike Jones  |  11:32 AM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Santana Moss, Washington Redskins

Posted at 01:06 PM ET, 10/02/2012

Santana Moss says he’s making most of new role so far

Veteran wide receiver has to pick his spots these days.

By Mark Maske  |  01:06 PM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Santana Moss

Posted at 02:01 PM ET, 10/01/2012

Santana Moss wonders about RGIII’s headset malfunction

Santana Moss wonders about communications malfunction on Redskins' final drive Sunday in Tampa

By Mark Maske  |  02:01 PM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss