Archive for the ‘Washington Redskins’ Category

Washington Punter Tress Way Says He Owes Ron Rivera a Thank You for Removing Ping Pong Table – NBC4 Washington

Tuesday, August 11th, 2020

In an offseason of change in Washington, one small move that did have an impact on the locker room was Ron Rivera's removal of the wildly-popular ping pong table. The new head coach's decision to eliminate table tennis was just another example of his desire to establish a new, more serious culture within the organization. Though it turned some fans' heads, it was something that avid players like long snapper Nick Sundberg respected.

DeAngelo Hall, Bram Weinstein to join Julie Donaldson in revamped Washington radio booth

Tuesday, August 11th, 2020

A trio of new voices will be calling Washington games on the radio this season.

Derrius Guice strangled girlfriend until she passed out: court documents

Tuesday, August 11th, 2020

Derrius Guice allegedly attacked his girlfriend three times earlier this year, including once when he “strangled her until she was unconscious,” according to court documents obtained by the Washington Post and USA Today. Guice, a 23-year-old running back, was released last week by the Washington Football Team after he was charged with strangulation, three counts of assault and battery and one count of destruction of property.

Ex-Washington running back Derrius Guice accused of choking girlfriend ‘until she was unconscious’: report

Tuesday, August 11th, 2020

Former Washington Football Team running back Derrius Guice is accused of choking his girlfriend “until she was unconscious” during one of three separate incidents, according to court documents filed Monday. The incident allegedly involving Guice took place on March 13 and he is alleged to have been “crying and tapping her” when the woman woke up, USA Today reported, citing the documents. He is also accused of pushing her up against a wall and pulling her hair on the day of the incident.

Brett Favre: ‘There’s no right answer’ about kneeling in protest during the national anthem

Monday, August 10th, 2020

“The right answer is that we all get along.”

Dan Snyder’s Attorney Raises Conspiracy Questions With Defamation Suit – NBC4 Washington

Monday, August 10th, 2020

Washington Football Team owner Dan Snyder wants to clear the air about a series of slanderous rumors that his attorney believes were part of a wider campaign to spread misinformation and defame his character. "There's a lot of things going on in Washington right now regarding the club and there are people that may have some motives to falsely attack Mr. Snyder," attorney Joe Tacopina, who represents Snyder, said in an interview with NBC Sports Washington.

Derrius Guice strangled girlfriend until she was unconscious, charging documents say

Monday, August 10th, 2020

The incident is at the heart of the criminal case against Guice, 23, who was released by the Washington Football Team last week after a handful of criminal charges became public, including the counts of strangulation and assault and battery that date from March 13. The charging documents provide the first in-depth look at the allegations against Guice. After the March incident, the woman had to leave to catch a flight at BWI, according to the charging documents.

Training mid-pandemic is no problem for Morgan Moses, who built a practice facility in his home

Monday, August 10th, 2020

"In the morning time we had school," he said. I taught my youngest son. That was good just being able to be around them.

Native Mascots Still a Sticking Point in High School Sports

Sunday, August 9th, 2020

While advocates have made strides in getting Native American symbols and names changed in sports, they say there's still work to do mainly at the high school level, where mascots like Braves, Indians, Warriors, Chiefs and Redskins persist. Momentum is building during a nationwide push for racial justice following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and the NFL team in Washington dropping the Redskins name.

Washington Activates Linebacker Reuben Foster Off PUP List – NBC4 Washington

Sunday, August 9th, 2020

The Washington Football Team activated linebacker Reuben Foster off the physically unable to perform list Sunday ahead of the start of the first on-field training camp workouts. Foster, 26, tore the ACL in and caused additional damage to his left knee during offseason workouts in May 2019 and missed all of last season. He was put on the PUP list along with rehabbing quarterback Alex Smith when players first reported to camp.