The Insider: owners meetings


Posted at 04:05 PM ET, 03/26/2014

Redskins haven’t received calls on Kirk Cousins

The coach also said that the team believes it’s wise to hang onto Cousins as an insurance policy for Robert Griffin III.

By Mike Jones  |  04:05 PM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jay Gruden, Kirk Cousins, owners meetings, Quarterbacks

Posted at 11:28 AM ET, 03/26/2014

Goodell praises Snyder, says Redskins name support remains overwhelming

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell praised the efforts of Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder, who on Tuesday presented his new foundation to league officials and his fellow owners.

By Mike Jones  |  11:28 AM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daniel Snyder, name change, owners meetings, Redskins name, Roger Goodell

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 03/26/2014

Highlights from breakfast with Redskins Coach Jay Gruden

Taking questions for an hour, the first-year head coach discussed a wide range of topics from the QB to his staff and everything in between.

By Mike Jones  |  10:00 AM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ben Kotwica, Brian Baker, Brian Orakpo, Chris Foerster, Chris Thompson, Jay Gruden, josh leribeus, Kirk Cousins, Kirk Olivadotti, Kory Lichtensteiger, news conferences, Offensive line, owners meetings, Phillip Thomas, Robert Griffin III, Shawn Lauvao, video

Posted at 03:10 PM ET, 03/24/2014

Jay Gruden, in first months as head coach, learns on the fly

Gruden says being a head coach a whole lot different than being a coordinator, and he’s eager to get back to work.

By Mike Jones  |  03:10 PM ET, 03/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jay Gruden, owners meetings, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 01:49 PM ET, 03/24/2014

Daniel Snyder is ‘excited’ about Jay Gruden and Redskins’ future

Redskins owner Daniel Snyder expressed excitement about his team’s new chapter and said first-year coach Jay Gruden has already impressed him.

By Mike Jones  |  01:49 PM ET, 03/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daniel Snyder, Jay Gruden, League news, owners meetings

Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 03/20/2014

Owners not expected to vote next week on expanded NFL playoffs beginning in 2015 season (updated)

Owners are to be given a report and discuss the issue during annual league meeting in Orlando. The measure still is expected to be approved in time for the ‘15 season but there’s no pressing need for a vote now.

By Mark Maske  |  02:11 PM ET, 03/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  League news, NFL playoffs, NFL rules, owners meetings

Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 03/19/2014

NFL owners to consider changes to instant replay, extra point [updated]

NFL owners will consider proposals at next week’s annual league meeting to tweak the sport’s instant replay system and make the extra point a longer kick.

By Mark Maske  |  03:56 PM ET, 03/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL rules, owners meetings

Posted at 08:33 PM ET, 10/13/2013

Jerry Jones on Daniel Snyder: ‘he’s not insensitive, at all’

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones defended Redskins counterpart Dan Snyder against allegations of insensitivity because of Snyder’s insistence that he will not change the team’s name.

By Mike Jones  |  08:33 PM ET, 10/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, Daniel Snyder, Jerry Jones, owners meetings, Redskins name, Redskins vs. Cowboys

Posted at 03:10 PM ET, 10/08/2013

NFL to play three games in London next season

League continues its attempt to bolster its international appeal with Jaguars, Falcons, Raiders to play home games at Wembley Stadium in 2014.

By Mark Maske  |  03:10 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Falcons, Jacksonville Jaguars, NFL in London, Oakland Raiders, owners meetings

Posted at 01:52 PM ET, 10/08/2013

NFL makes 'Hard Knocks' appearances mandatory for teams

With certain exceptions based on playoff showings, new head coaches and previous appearances on the HBO series.

By Mark Maske  |  01:52 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  owners meetings, TV

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 10/08/2013

Owners approve league funding toward FedEx Field renovations

Redskins' $27 million stadium renovation said to include seating modifications, Wi-Fi, ribbon boards and a Hall of Fame expansion.

By Mark Maske  |  11:47 AM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FedEx Field, owners meetings

Posted at 01:21 PM ET, 10/07/2013

Redskins might get NFL funds for $27 million FedEx Field renovation

Redskins might get NFL funds for $27 million FedEx Field renovation

By Mark Maske  |  01:21 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FedEx Field, owners meetings

Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 10/07/2013

NFL officials to meet with Oneida Nation; owners won't urge franchise name change [updated]

People at the NFL owners meetings say they sense little sentiment to urge Redskins owner Daniel Snyder to make a change.

By Mark Maske  |  01:02 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL league meeting, owners meetings, Redskins name