Archive for the ‘Washington Redskins’ Category

Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall thinks John Elway will address QB position in free agency

Friday, January 12th, 2018

It wasn’t all that long ago that Denver Broncos general manager John Elway made a big play in free agency to fix the team’s quarterback problems by signing Peyton Manning. Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall thinks Elway will look to free agency again this offseason to address a position that hasn’t adequately replaced Manning since his retirement following Super Bowl 5o. “In my opinion, we already drafted a quarterback, first round a couple years ago (Paxton Lynch), so we’ve tried that,” Marshall said on the NFL Network, via Nicki Jhabvala of the Denver Post.

Jon Gruden’s jacked son Deuce joins the Raiders’ strength staff

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

For the past few years, you could count on a Deuce Gruden mention during Washington Redskins broadcasts. Deuce Gruden is the son of Jon and the nephew of Jay, the coaches of the Oakland Raiders and Washington Redskins. Gruden was on the Redskins’ strength staff and it’s no surprise that he left Uncle Jay to go be on his dad’s new staff with the Raiders.

Mark Rypien: Kirk Cousins is a ‘great fit for Washington’

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

Super Bowl XXVI MVP Mark Rypien discusses what it would be like for the Minnesota Vikings to play a Super Bowl in their hometown and if the Washington Redskins should re-sign Kirk Cousins.

Need to Know: Will the Redskins coaching staff return intact?

Monday, January 8th, 2018

Here is what you need to know on this Monday, January 8, 65 days before NFL free agency starts. It's been a week since the Redskins season ended and they had known for a few weeks that it would end on New Year's Eve. The Redskins were 22nd in the league in special teams DVOA per Football Outsiders.

Cousins doesn’t expect any deal until after franchise tag deadline

Friday, January 5th, 2018

Kirk Cousins is in no rush to sign a long-term deal with the Washington Redskins or any other NFL team. While he wants to play for Washington in the future, he said he and his agent, Mike McCartney, are going to weigh all the options and go from there. "I don't need to force the issue," Cousins said at a fan event Friday, via the Washington Post.

Cousins ready for waiting game with Redskins this offseason

Friday, January 5th, 2018

Kirk Cousins says he is likely to wait until March for any possible negotiations with the Washington Redskins, indicating he would first make the team decide whether to apply a transition or franchise tag on him for the third year in a row. Appearing at a fan forum aired live on 106.7 The Fan, the local radio station on which the quarterback makes weekly regular-season appearances, Cousins said Friday he believes the Redskins are "all-in" on trying to sign him to a long-term contract. Cousins also rejected the notion that there was any lingering hesitancy on the Redskins' part about whether they wanted to try to keep him.

NFL heiress Jacqueline Kent Cooke arrested for felony assault

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

The wealthy daughter of late Washington Redskins owner Jack Kent Cooke has been arrested in New York and charged with a New Year’s Eve assault on a California man who was left bloodied in front of his family. Jacqueline Kent Cooke, 29, was charged with assaulting Matthew Haberkorn, a personal injury attorney based in Redwood City, California, outside Caravaggio, a Manhattan restaurant on East 74th Street, where he had been dining with his elderly mother, wife and daughters. The family was leaving the restaurant when Cooke, behind them in the coat check line, allegedly uttered “Hurry up, Jew,” Haberkorn’s attorney Andrew Miltenberg told ABC News. “And his wife turned around and said, ‘What did

Redskins coach Jay Gruden has mild praise for Kirk Cousins

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018

Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden offered lukewarm praise for Kirk Cousins' season in his year-end-review news conference, saying the quarterback played well at times but pointing to the bottom line: The Redskins were 7-9 and failed to make the playoffs. Gruden also said, once again, that he hopes the Redskins re-sign Cousins but that they must plan for life without him just in case. Cousins will become a free agent once the league year ends in March.

Redskins sign cornerback Quinton Dunbar to multiyear deal

Monday, January 1st, 2018

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) -- The Washington Redskins have signed cornerback Quinton Dunbar to a multiyear deal. The team announced the contract Monday after finishing its season at 7-9. Dunbar was set to be a restricted free agent. Dunbar, 25, was a receiver

What teams would Kirk Cousins fit well with if he leaves Redskins?

Monday, January 1st, 2018

"The Aftermath" crew discusses what teams Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins would fit well with if he leaves the Redskins.