The Insider: preseason


Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 04/17/2014

Redskins vs. Patriots preseason game time announced

Preseason opener date and time has been determined

By Keith McMillan  |  10:02 AM ET, 04/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New England Patriots, Preseason schedule, schedule

Posted at 07:14 PM ET, 10/07/2013

Reduced NFL preseason, expanded playoff field on owners' minds but no action coming Tuesday

It's not clear at this point how much support there would be among the owners for a proposal to expand the postseason field from six to seven teams per conference while cutting back the preseason from four games per team to three.

By Mark Maske  |  07:14 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL owners meeting, NFL playoffs, NFL preseason

Posted at 04:23 PM ET, 08/30/2013

Who’s in, who’s out, who’s on the bubble as Redskins’ roster cuts loom

Team must be down to 53 players Saturday and some interesting decisions remain.

By Mark Maske  |  04:23 PM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  53-man roster, cuts, preseason, Roster

Posted at 12:47 PM ET, 08/30/2013

Redskins’ 53-man roster: Your final guesses

Let's take one last crack at it before the final cuts begin to roll in

By Keith McMillan  |  12:47 PM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  53-man roster, cuts, preseason, Roster, roster projections

Posted at 10:32 AM ET, 08/30/2013

Meriweather hopeful he’ll be allowed to play in opener

Safety plays first half of preseason finale but doesn't have an impact on the game.

By Mark Maske  |  10:32 AM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, preseason, Safeties

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 08/30/2013

‘I definitely want to continue playing the game,’ Pat White says

Quarterback hopes his bid to return to the NFL didn't end with Redskins' preseason finale.

By Mark Maske  |  09:01 AM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pat White, preseason, Quarterbacks, Roster

Posted at 07:32 AM ET, 08/30/2013

Evan Royster has ‘no idea’ if his performance in finale was enough to make roster

Running back runs for 59 yards and a touchdown against the Buccaneers.

By Mark Maske  |  07:32 AM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Evan Royster, preseason, Roster, Running backs

Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 08/30/2013

Five observations from the Redskins’ preseason finale

The Washington Redskins got some answers in some areas as they closed out the preseason with 4-0 record following a 30-12 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Thursday night at Raymond James Stadium.

By Mike Jones  |  06:02 AM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, Brandon Meriweather, Chris Thompson, David Amerson, Evan Royster, observations, preseason, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 08/30/2013

Chris Thompson makes strong bid for punt returner job

Rookie dazzles with 69-yard touchdown.

By Mark Maske  |  12:00 AM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Thompson, preseason, special teams

Posted at 06:36 PM ET, 08/29/2013

Andrews watches Griffin’s workout before preseason finale

Orthopedist's final clearance of quarterback's knee for opener pending.

By Mark Maske  |  06:36 PM ET, 08/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, James Andrews, Mike Shanahan, preseason, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 06:00 PM ET, 08/29/2013

Redskins vs. Buccaneers open thread: Preseason finale

Here's your place to talk throughout the game, with live stats, information on how to tune, rosters and relevant links.

By Keith McMillan  |  06:00 PM ET, 08/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Open thread, preseason, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Posted at 02:47 PM ET, 08/28/2013

Nick Barnett expected to see significant action in preseason finale

Jim Haslett thinks that with more playing time, Nick Barnett will become more comfortable and wind up serving the team well.

By Mike Jones  |  02:47 PM ET, 08/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inside linebackers, Nick Barnett, preseason

Posted at 05:06 PM ET, 08/27/2013

Pat White scheduled to play entire game in Tampa

Rex Grossman would play only if White gets hurt, according to Coach Mike Shanahan.

By Mark Maske  |  05:06 PM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pat White, preseason, Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Posted at 01:32 PM ET, 08/27/2013

Jim Haslett 'excited' about seeing Brandon Meriweather in action

Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett said he's "excited" to see strong safety Brandon Meriweather take his first football snaps since Nov. 18, when Washington closes out the preseason against Tampa Bay on Thursday.

By Mike Jones  |  01:32 PM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Jim Haslett, preseason, safety

Posted at 03:16 PM ET, 08/26/2013

Evan Royster expects to play in Redskins' final preseason game

He's in competition for a roster spot behind starter Alfred Morris.

By Mark Maske  |  03:16 PM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Evan Royster, preseason, Roster, Running backs

Posted at 02:06 PM ET, 08/26/2013

Redskins continue cuts: Trueblood, Potter, Reeves, Sturdivant, Elmore

Kicker John Potter, receiver Chip Reeves and lineman Jeremy Trueblood rank among players released Tuesday.

By Mike Jones  |  02:06 PM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  preseason, Roster

Posted at 01:40 PM ET, 08/26/2013

Brandon Meriweather expected to play Thursday at Tampa Bay

Redskins strong safety Brandon Meriweather is expected to make his return to the football field Thursday when the team closes out the preseason at Tampa Bay.

By Mike Jones  |  01:40 PM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Injuries, preseason, Safeties

Posted at 08:01 AM ET, 08/26/2013

Redskins 53-man roster: A look at how things appear to be shaping up entering week of cuts

The Redskins must make two rounds of cuts this week to get to the league-mandated 53-man roster.

By Mike Jones  |  08:01 AM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  preseason, Roster

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 08/26/2013

Right tackle competition over before it ever really began?

Incumbent starter has continued to work with the first-team offense, with veteran newcomer Tony Pashos backing him up.

By Mark Maske  |  07:02 AM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Offensive line, preseason, Roster

Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 08/25/2013

Five observations from the Redskins' win over the Bills

It wasn't the typical third preseason game, but there still was plenty to take away from the matchup even though the starters basically played just one quarter.

By Mike Jones  |  12:11 PM ET, 08/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Buffalo Bills, observations, preseason

Posted at 11:42 PM ET, 08/24/2013

Grossman, White okay with unusual playing rotation

Mike Shanahan said he switched his two quarterbacks back and forth to simulate the demands on a backup during the regular season.

By Mark Maske  |  11:42 PM ET, 08/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pat White, preseason, Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 08/24/2013

Kirk Cousins officially out for Redskins, Rex Grossman to start vs. Bills

Brandon Meriweather, Barry Cofield, Evan Royster also among those listed as not scheduled to play today.

By Mark Maske  |  03:45 PM ET, 08/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, Brandon Meriweather, Evan Royster, inactives, Kirk Cousins, preseason, Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman

Posted at 02:47 PM ET, 08/24/2013

Redskins vs. Bills open thread: Goals for preseason Game 3?

Live stats, TV and radio information and a place to chat with fellow fans throughout Saturday's preseason matchup with the Buffalo Bills.

By Keith McMillan  |  02:47 PM ET, 08/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Buffalo Bills, Open thread, preseason

Posted at 04:31 PM ET, 08/23/2013

Fletcher, Gomes are not fined by NFL for personal fouls

By Mike Jones  |  04:31 PM ET, 08/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeJon Gomes, Fines, London Fletcher, NFL safety, preseason

Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 08/23/2013

Redskins vs. Bills: Five story lines to follow in Preseason Game 3

The Washington Redskins on Saturday return to FedEx Field, where they will host the Buffalo Bills in each team's third preseason game.

By Mike Jones  |  11:16 AM ET, 08/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cornerbacks, Linebackers, preseason, Redskins-Bills, Running backs, Safeties, special teams, Storylines

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 08/23/2013

Jim Haslett will try view from above again for Redskins-Bills preseason game on Saturday

Defensive coordinator plans to coach against Bills from the coaches' booth in the press box, then make a decision later about whether to stay there or return to the sideline for regular season games.

By Mark Maske  |  09:02 AM ET, 08/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Defense, Jim Haslett, preseason

Posted at 06:40 PM ET, 08/22/2013

Shanahan says Griffin has had two 'excellent' practices against first-team defense

"It has been a full practice for him," Redskins coach says.

By Mark Maske  |  06:40 PM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  preseason, Quarterbacks, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 06:19 PM ET, 08/22/2013

Shanahan: Cousins a 'long shot' for Saturday

Rex Grossman, Pat White to split snaps Saturday against Bills.

By Mark Maske  |  06:19 PM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Kirk Cousins, preseason, Quarterbacks

Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 08/22/2013

Donte Stallworth hopes to play Saturday

Wide receiver practicing again after being slowed by hamstring strain.

By Mark Maske  |  02:02 PM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Donte Stallworth, preseason, Wide Receivers

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 10:02 AM ET, 08/22/2013

Preseason QB juggling not overly disruptive to offense, Garcon insists

Rex Grossman and Pat White probably will play Saturday with Kirk Cousins likely to join Robert Griffin III on the sideline.

By Mark Maske  |  10:02 AM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, Pat White, preseason, Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 08/22/2013

Redskins regard Bills' offensive approach as good warm-up for opener

Buffalo, like Philadelphia, uses an up-tempo offensive approach.

By Mark Maske  |  09:02 AM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins preseason

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 08/22/2013

Mike Shanahan likely to play Redskins starters less than usual in third preseason game

Mike Shanahan said he could break from his usual tradition of playing his starters extensively in the team's third preseason game.

By Mike Jones  |  07:01 AM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Buffalo Bills, Mike Shanahan, preseason

Posted at 04:54 PM ET, 08/21/2013

Griffin says Andrews told him 'everything looks good'

Quarterback also says he won't change his public candor after last week's controversy over his comments about Coach Mike Shanahan.

By Mark Maske  |  04:54 PM ET, 08/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, preseason, Quarterbacks, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 08/21/2013

Rex Grossman approaching third preseason game with something to prove

Although he isn't likely to overtake Kirk Cousins as the second-string quarter, Rex Grossman will approach Saturday's game as if he has something to prove.

By Mike Jones  |  04:16 PM ET, 08/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  preseason, Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman

Posted at 03:04 PM ET, 08/21/2013

White doesn't know yet how much he'll play against Bills

Fourth-string quarterback could play extensively with Kirk Cousins likely to join Robert Griffin III on the sideline.

By Mark Maske  |  03:04 PM ET, 08/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pat White, preseason, Quarterbacks

Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 08/20/2013

'Post Sports Live': Takeaways from Redskins' win over Steelers

Mike Wise, Jason Reid and LaVar Arrington break down Monday night's game.

By Matt Bonesteel  |  01:30 PM ET, 08/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Post Sports Live, preseason

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 08/20/2013

Five observations from the Redskins' win over the Steelers

There were positives, as well as some other negatives, that came from Monday night's game. Here are five areas that stand out.

By Mike Jones  |  07:01 AM ET, 08/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  observations, Pittsburgh Steelers, preseason

Posted at 01:00 AM ET, 08/20/2013

Cousins scheduled to have MRI exam Tuesday on injured right foot

The Redskins are initially hopeful that the quarterback's injury isn't serious. They're calling the injury a mid-foot sprain.

By Mark Maske  |  01:00 AM ET, 08/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Kirk Cousins, preseason, Quarterbacks

Posted at 10:17 PM ET, 08/19/2013

Barry Cofield, Leonard Hankerson, Aldrick Robinson leave with injuries

Injuries piling up for Redskins in preseason home opener.

By Mark Maske  |  10:17 PM ET, 08/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aldrick Robinson, barry cofield, Injuries, Leonard Hankerson, preseason, Wide Receivers

Posted at 07:30 PM ET, 08/19/2013

Andrews, Griffin, Redskins officials discuss next steps for Griffin

Orthopedic surgeon is on hand at FedEx Field and observes Griffin's pregame workout. No decisions are expected Monday on Griffin's status for the season opener.

By Mark Maske and Mike Jones  |  07:30 PM ET, 08/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Pittsburgh Steelers, preseason, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 07:10 PM ET, 08/19/2013

Brian Orakpo, Josh Wilson, Brandon Meriweather ruled out vs. Steelers

The Washington Redskins will play without three defensive starters as they host the Pittsburgh Steelers tonight at FedEx Field.

By Mike Jones  |  07:10 PM ET, 08/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inactives, Injuries, Pittsburgh Steelers, preseason, Redskins-Steelers

Posted at 06:01 PM ET, 08/19/2013

Redskins vs. Steelers open thread: What do you want to see tonight?

A spot to chat leading up to and during the Redskins-Steelers preseason game, with links to stats, twitter handles to follow and pregame reading.

By Keith McMillan  |  06:01 PM ET, 08/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Open thread, Pittsburgh Steelers, preseason, statistics

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 08/19/2013

Redskins-Steelers: Offensive storylines to follow

Rookie running backs and offensive linemen look to make positive impressions on coaches.

By Mike Jones  |  12:31 PM ET, 08/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Offensive line, Pittsburgh Steelers, preseason, Running backs, Storylines, Wide Receivers

Posted at 03:37 PM ET, 08/18/2013

Redskins o-line coach disappointed in Josh LeRibeus's offseason conditioning

Chris Foerster says, "It's too bad," but adds he's not giving up on the second-year pro.

By Mark Maske  |  03:37 PM ET, 08/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  josh leribeus, Offensive line, preseason

Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 08/17/2013

Chris Baker, Fred Davis, Bacarri Rambo fined for penalties vs. Titans

The NFL fined three Redskins players for penalties in last week's preseason opener against the Tennessee Titans, the league confirmed.

By Mike Jones  |  02:50 PM ET, 08/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, Chris Baker, Fred Davis, League fines, preseason

Posted at 01:54 PM ET, 08/17/2013

Kirk Cousins, Rex Grossman, Pat White all scheduled to play Monday night at QB

KCousins is to start at quarterback and play about a half against the Steelers. Grossman and White are to split the playing time after that.

By Mark Maske  |  01:54 PM ET, 08/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, Pat White, preseason, Redskins quarterbacks, Rex Grossman

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 08/17/2013

Redskins training camp: What we've learned, and the questions that remain

The Redskins are starting to find the asnwers to some of their questions, but others remain.

By Mike Jones  |  11:45 AM ET, 08/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  preseason, preseason questions, Training camp

Posted at 06:56 PM ET, 08/13/2013

Phillip Thomas will miss his entire rookie season

Redskins rookie safety out 4-5 months after being diagnosed with Lisfranc injury in his left foot.

By Mark Maske  |  06:56 PM ET, 08/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Phillip Thomas, preseason, Rookies, Safeties, Training camp

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 08/13/2013

Should Griffin have spoken up about Shanahan's plan?

We ask readers, and then the Post Sports Live panel weighs in.

By Keith McMillan  |  01:01 PM ET, 08/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Post Sports Live, preseason, Robert Griffin III, Training camp, video

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 08/13/2013

Robert Griffin III's return date doesn't worry Redskins teammates

While Mike Shanahan has kept quiet about Robert Griffin III's return to full action, the quarterback's teammates aren't worried about the timeline to recovery.

By Mike Jones  |  08:26 AM ET, 08/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  preseason, Quarterbacks, Robert Griffin III, Training camp

Posted at 06:33 PM ET, 08/12/2013

Shanahan reiterates Griffin won't play in preseason, is aiming for Week 1

Coach pushes back quarterback's first participation in full drills until Wednesday, and says he's doing what's best for team, but appreciates that Griffin is eager.

By Mark Maske  |  06:33 PM ET, 08/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, preseason, Robert Griffin III, Training camp

Posted at 02:38 PM ET, 08/12/2013

Rookie LB Jeremy Kimbrough to miss year with torn labrum

Rookie out of Appalachian State was competing for a role as a backup linebacker.

By Mike Jones  |  02:38 PM ET, 08/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Linebackers, preseason, Training camp

Posted at 11:06 AM ET, 08/12/2013

Redskins mailbag: Defensive end depth, Pat White, Roy Helu and more

The Redskins today return to the practice fields for the first time since their preseason opener against the Tennessee Titans. But first, your mailbag questions...

By Mike Jones  |  11:06 AM ET, 08/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  defensive line, Mailbag, Pat White, preseason, Roy Helu Jr., Training camp

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 08/12/2013

Redskins getting back to work for final week in Richmond

Team is scheduled to break camp after morning practice Friday.

By Mark Maske  |  07:02 AM ET, 08/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  preseason, Training camp

Posted at 01:49 PM ET, 08/11/2013

Increased snaps paying dividends for Kirk Cousins, Redskins say

"I like what I see," Mike Shanahan says of second-year quarterback's progress.

By Mark Maske  |  01:49 PM ET, 08/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, preseason, Training camp

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

Roy Helu Jr., Evan Royster impress in first cracks at No. 2 running back spot

Coach Mike Shanahan says he was "impressed" by the third-year running backs during Thursday's preseason win over Tennessee.

By Mike Jones  |  11:30 AM ET, 08/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Evan Royster, preseason, Roy Helu Jr., Running backs

Posted at 04:40 PM ET, 08/10/2013

Phillip Thomas doesn't have a broken foot, X-rays show, and is day-to-day

Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan said the rookie safety will be monitored on a day-to-day basis.

By Mike Jones  |  04:40 PM ET, 08/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, injury updates, Phillip Thomas, preseason, Training camp

Posted at 01:22 PM ET, 08/09/2013

Will Pat White give the Redskins a third-QB decision to make?

Suddenly, the former Dolphins' second-round draft choice seems capable to challenging Rex Grossman for a roster spot.

By Mark Maske  |  01:22 PM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pat White, position battles, preseason, Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 08/09/2013

Mike Shanahan: No timetable for next step in RGIII comeback

The Redskins' coach would not say when the quarterback will be permitted to return to 11-on-11 drills.

By Mike Jones  |  11:01 AM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  preseason, Robert Griffin III, Training camp

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 08/09/2013

Jeremy Kimbrough, Phillip Thomas, Donte Stallworth could miss time with injuries

Jeremy Kimbrough separated his right shoulder, while Phillip Thomas sprained his right foot, and Donte Stallworth strained his hamstring.

By Mike Jones  |  09:32 AM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Linebackers, preseason, Rookies, Tennessee Titans

Posted at 08:19 AM ET, 08/09/2013

Redskins vs. Titans: Five observations from Washington's preseason opener

Bacarri Rambo takes his lumps, Kirk Cousins looks sharp, and more from the 22-21 exhibition victory in Nashville.

By Mike Jones  |  08:19 AM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, Defense, Kirk Cousins, observations, preseason, Robert Griffin III, Running backs, Tennessee Titans

Posted at 02:57 AM ET, 08/09/2013

Fred Davis regrets excessive touchdown celebration

Tight end Fred Davis said he will do a better job of putting more thought into his celebration dances the next time he gets into the end zone.

By Mike Jones  |  02:57 AM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, preseason, Tennessee Titans

Posted at 12:59 AM ET, 08/09/2013

Pat White jump-starts comeback bid with fourth-quarter rally

Fourth-string quarterback engineers late touchdown, two-point converstion to beat Titans in preseason opener.

By Mark Maske  |  12:59 AM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pat White, preseason, Quarterbacks, Tennessee Titans

Posted at 08:39 PM ET, 08/08/2013

Three rookies start in Redskins' secondary

Redskins start three rookies in the secondary in preseason opener

By Mark Maske  |  08:39 PM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  preseason, Rookies, Secondary, Tennessee Titans

Posted at 07:37 PM ET, 08/08/2013

Redskins without Garcon, Morris and six other starters

The Washington Redskins will be without eight starters in their preseason game against the hosting Tennessee Titans.

By Mike Jones  |  07:37 PM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inactives, Injuries, preseason, Running backs, Tennessee Titans, Wide Receivers

Posted at 06:22 PM ET, 08/08/2013

Redskins vs. Titans open thread: What do you want to see tonight?

A collection of handy links for watching tonight's preseason opener, and a place to discuss the game.

By Keith McMillan  |  06:22 PM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Open thread, preseason, Tennessee Titans

Posted at 02:34 PM ET, 08/08/2013

Kirk Cousins expects 'mixed bag' of preseason play-calling

Backup QB takes the field with Redskins walking familiar line of how much of their offense to use in the preseason.

By Mark Maske  |  02:34 PM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, preseason, Quarterbacks, Tennessee Titans

Posted at 10:36 AM ET, 08/08/2013

Redskins-Titans: Five story lines to follow in Washington's preseason opener

After two weeks of training camp practices, the Redskins hit the road to face their first opponent of the preseason.

By Mike Jones  |  10:36 AM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Five storylines, preseason, Tennessee Titans

Posted at 09:30 PM ET, 08/07/2013

Trent Williams, Brandon Meriweather expected to sit out Redskins' preseason opener

The left tackle has been limited by a sprained wrist, and the safety is being brought back slowly while recovering from last season's knee injury.

By Mark Maske  |  09:30 PM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Injuries, preseason, Trent Williams

Posted at 02:12 PM ET, 08/07/2013

Chase Minnifield eager to prove himself in first game since 2011

When Chase Minnifield steps on the field Thursday night, it will mark the end of a 20-month wait for the first-year cornerback.

By Mike Jones  |  02:12 PM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chase Minnifield, cornerbacks, preseason, Training camp

Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 08/07/2013

Davis, Orakpo eager for some game action

Even if it is only the preseason, tight end and linebacker take next steps in their comebacks from last season's injuries.

By Mark Maske  |  12:52 PM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Fred Davis, preseason, Tennessee Titans, Training camp

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 08/07/2013

Roy Helu Jr. working to control emotions as Thursday's game approaches

While the Redskins' offense took a significant leap forward from sputtering unit to potent attack, Roy Helu Jr. refused to let himself wonder, "what if?"

By Mike Jones  |  11:02 AM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  preseason, Roy Helu Jr., Running backs, Training camp

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 08/07/2013

Rookies in Redskins' secondary will be in spotlight Thursday night

All eyes are on David Amerson, Bacarri Rambo and Phillip Thomas in the preseason opener against the Titans.

By Mark Maske  |  07:01 AM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cornerbacks, preseason, Redskins preseason, Rookies, Safeties, Secondary, Tennessee Titans, Training camp

Posted at 07:55 PM ET, 08/06/2013

DeAngelo Hall won't play against Titans

Trent Williams, Brandon Meriweather also appear to be strong candidates to sit out the preseason opener.

By Mark Maske  |  07:55 PM ET, 08/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cornerbacks, DeAngelo Hall, Injuries, preseason, Tennessee Titans

Posted at 07:44 PM ET, 08/06/2013

Cousins not sure how much he'll play Thursday night

Redskins' fill-in starter at quarterback figuring on anywhere from 10 plays to an entire quarter.

By Mark Maske  |  07:44 PM ET, 08/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, preseason, Quarterbacks

Posted at 01:16 PM ET, 08/06/2013

Kevin Matthews returning to Tennessee, but focused on job with Redskins

When the Redskins kick off the preseason Thursday in Nashville against the Tennessee Titans, the game will represent a homecoming for Kevin Matthews, who is working to earn a spot on Washington's 53-man roster as a backup center.

By Mike Jones  |  01:16 PM ET, 08/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kevin Matthews, Offensive line, preseason, Training camp

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 08/06/2013

Kirk Cousins could play more than normal starting QB would in preseason

Shanahan expects a fluid situation regarding his handling of interim starting quarterback Kirk Cousins from the second preseason game on.

By Mike Jones  |  11:02 AM ET, 08/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, preseason, Quarterbacks, Training camp

Posted at 11:17 AM ET, 08/05/2013

Redskins mailbag: Banned substances, positional battles and more

Training camp rolls on, and the Redskins soon will face their first opponent of the preseason.

By Mike Jones  |  11:17 AM ET, 08/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Free agents, Mailbag, preseason, Rookies, suspensions, Training camp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 08/05/2013

Redskins' first depth chart of the preseason reveals no surprises

The Washington Redskins have released their first official depth chart in advance of their preseason opener in Nashville on Thursday.

By Mike Jones  |  09:32 AM ET, 08/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Defense, Depth Chart, Offense, preseason, special teams, Training camp

Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 08/04/2013

Redskins eager for preseason opener

Redskins begin their four-game exhibition season Thursday night at Tennessee.

By Mark Maske  |  12:02 PM ET, 08/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  preseason, Training camp

Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 07/23/2013

Should RGIII play in the preseason?

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is cleared to practice, but should he play in preseason games?

By Keith McMillan  |  10:46 AM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  preseason, Robert Griffin III, Training camp

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 05/25/2013

Griffin says he could see himself playing opener even after idle preseason

Quarterback says he "would be comfortable with that" if that scenario unfolds.

By Mark Maske  |  10:01 AM ET, 05/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  preseason, Quarterbacks, RGIII, RGIII injury, RGIII's knee injury, Robert Griffin III, Robert Griffin III rehab

Posted at 11:53 AM ET, 04/17/2013

Redskins announce preseason game dates and times

The Redskins finalize and announce dates and times for their preseason games.

By Mike Jones  |  11:53 AM ET, 04/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 Schedule, NFL schedule, Preseason schedule, Redskins schedule, Redskins schedule 2013

Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 04/05/2013

Can you get excited at all about the Redskins' preseason?

OPENING KICK | The Redskins face the Titans, Steelers, Bills and Bucs in the preseason. Excited?

By Keith McMillan  |  09:13 AM ET, 04/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Opening kick, Preseason schedule

Posted at 04:08 PM ET, 04/04/2013

Redskins 2013 preseason schedule released

The Washington Redskins will open the 2013 preseason on the road against the Tennessee Titans.

By Mike Jones  |  04:08 PM ET, 04/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Preseason schedule