Archive for the ‘Washington Redskins’ Category

Redskins’ Josh Norman earns Week 10 NFLPA community MVP

Friday, November 17th, 2017

Redskins' Josh Norman is using his platform as a professional football player to help those in need, and this week it earned him NFLPA's community MVP. Then, when Puerto Rico was devastated by Hurricane Maria back in September, Norman started a social media campaign to help those affected.

Redskins’ Cousins to be tested by Saints’ shut-down defense

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

One of the ways Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins has tried to improve his game is by studying his New Orleans counterpart, Drew Brees. ''I've just always admired his career going back to his days at Purdue - the way he has handled adversity, the way he's carried himself with class, the consistent production year in and year out,'' Cousins said of Brees. ''He's just been a consistent force there for the Saints.

NFL-National Football League roundup

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Nov 15 (The Sports Xchange) - The Buffalo Bills announced a change at quarterback following a blowout loss, benching Tyrod Taylor to start rookie Nathan Peterman on Sunday against the Los Angeles Chargers. Coach Sean McDermott made the decision Wednesday

Washington to sign linebacker Zach Vigil

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

The Washington Redskins are set to re-sign linebacker Zach Vigil, according to John Keim of ESPN.com. Vigil will replace injured linebacker Will Compton on the team’s active roster. Compton was placed on injured reserve on Tuesday due to a Lisfranc sprain that will end his season.

Need to Know: The Redskins can’t get hot and stay hot

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Here is what you need to know on this Tuesday, November 14, five days before the Washington Redskins play the New Orleans Saints at Mercedes Benz Superdome. The Redskins have a problem stringing wins together. Since Jay Gruden became head coach of the team in 2014, the Redskins have two winning streaks of four games.

NFL-N-Motion: Breaking down game film on Case Keenum’s banner day vs. Redskins

Monday, November 13th, 2017

The "NFL Total Access" crew breaks down film of Minnesota Vikings quarterback Case Keenum against the Washington Redskins in Week 10.

Redskins battling inconsistency as they prepare for Saints

Monday, November 13th, 2017

When the emotional leader of the Washington Redskins tried to explain the latest dip in their roller-coaster season, the diagnosis wasn't pretty. ''I guess we got too high on ourselves for whatever reason,'' safety D.J. Swearinger said after the Redskins followed an emotional victory at Seattle with a 38-30 loss at home to Minnesota. Swearinger, cornerback Josh Norman and other players lamented a lack of consistency from week to week, leading to the question of whether the Redskins can handle and sustain success.

NFL Winners and Losers: The Cowboys’ momentum comes to a screeching halt

Sunday, November 12th, 2017

Ezekiel Elliott got all the headlines, but he wasn’t even the biggest loss for the Dallas Cowboys this week. Without all-world left tackle Tyron Smith, who was out with back and groin injuries, Adrian Clayborn had six sacks for the Atlanta Falcons. Lee suffered a hamstring injury.

Vikings now must decide between Keenum and Bridgewater at QB

Sunday, November 12th, 2017

When Case Keenum sat down at his locker, Teddy Bridgewater flashed a smile and said he was talking trash about his fellow Vikings quarterback. Bridgewater had nothing but glowing reviews of Keenum, who has led Minnesota on a five-game winning streak to sit atop the NFC North at 7-2. ''I've got a plan, and we'll just see how it goes,'' Zimmer said.

Minnesota Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater: ‘Today was a great moment for my life’

Sunday, November 12th, 2017

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater shares why he was so emotional prior to kickoff and what it meant to him to be active in the Week 10 contest against the Washington Redskins.