Posts Tagged ‘Washington Redskins’

Zidane: Bale declined to play

Monday, July 22nd, 2019

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has denied disrespecting Wales star Gareth Bale as he discussed the expected transfer of the 30-year-old forward from the La Liga giants on Monday. Speaking to reporters on the eve of Real Madrid's friendly with Arsenal at FedEx Field -- home of the NFL's Washington Redskins -- Zidane said it was Bale who chose not to play in Madrid's 3-1 friendly defeat to Bayern in Houston on Saturday. "I did not disrespect anyone, least of all Gareth," a frustrated-sounding Zidane said.

Report: Redskins’ Williams to hold out of camp

Monday, July 22nd, 2019

Washington Redskins offensive tackle Trent Williams is not expected to report to training camp with the rest of the team later this week, NFL Network reported Monday. Williams missed a mandatory minicamp in June and his absence is expected to extend well into training camp, per the report. "This could take awhile before Trent Williams is back in Washington, if at all," NFL Network's Mike Garafolo said on Training Camp Live.

Redskins Training Camp Capsule

Monday, July 22nd, 2019

WASHINGTON REDSKINS (7-9) OPEN CAMP: July 25, Richmond, Virginia LAST YEAR: Almost everything went right for Redskins on way to 6-3 record. Then injuries derailed their season. Alex Smith broke his right leg in gruesome fashion, leading to steady decline in QB play as attrition battered rest of roster.

Redskins rookie quarterback Dwayne Haskins teams up with Raiders’ receiver Antonio Brown for an offseason workout

Sunday, July 21st, 2019

With training camp right around the corner, Washington Redskins rookie quarterback Dwayne Haskins teamed up with the most high-profile Oakland Raiders' offseason acquisition, wide receiver Antonio Brown. Brown and Haskins went through a private route session that featured some pretty impressive ball placement and one-handed snags. This isn't the first time Haskins and Brown have worked with each other.

Six Redskins players will be losing a good amount of salary for skipping mandatory off-season workouts

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

James Harrison plays beach volleyball – with 25 lb. medicine balls. But come May 6th, teams begin a series of mandatory offseason workouts.

Raiders sign former first-round pick Cooper

Monday, July 15th, 2019

The Oakland Raiders signed free agent guard Jonathan Cooper, who could provide valuable depth at the position. Cooper, 29, a North Carolina product, was the No. 7 overall selection of the Arizona Cardinals in the 2013 NFL Draft. Cooper's career has been injury plagued, limiting him to just 46 career games (31 starts) in six seasons.

Redskins QB Alex Smith sheds leg brace 8 months after injury

Monday, July 15th, 2019

Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith has finally shed the massive brace on his right leg eight months after breaking his tibia and fibula in gruesome fashion. Smith's wife, Elizabeth, posted a photo Monday of him holding the ring external fixator in his hand. Given the severity of the injury, it's unlikely Smith plays this season and Washington selected QB Dwayne Haskins in the first round.

Report: Redskins RB Derrius Guice questionable for training camp after hamstring injury

Saturday, July 13th, 2019

Washington Redskins running back Derrius Guice may have hit a snag in his recovery this offseason. Guice, who missed all of last year with a torn ACL, tweaked his hamstring earlier this summer and is now questionable for the start of training camp later this month, according to the NFL Network. While it's unclear how bad the latest injury is, it marks yet another setback for the former LSU standout who has yet to play in the NFL.

NFL Star Leaps Over Bulls At Pamplona

Saturday, July 13th, 2019

As if running with the bulls at the annual San Fermin festival in Pamplona, northeast Spain, wasn't dangerous enough... NFL player Josh Norman kicked up the risk level on Thursday morning when he decided to jump over the bulls too. Check out video here: The Washington cornerback shared photographs of the stunt on Instagram: Spanish news agency EFE also released footage of Norman preparing for the run, which had been on the 31-year-old's bucket list for several years.

Derrius Guice reportedly suffers injury setback; questionable for start of training camp

Friday, July 12th, 2019

Redskins running back Derrius Guice hurt his hamstring and will be questionable for the start of training camp later this month, according to a report. The news comes just two weeks before Washington is set to head down to Richmond to kick off their 2019 season. Guice missed the 2018 season with an ACL injury, and his current hamstring issue happened during his rehabilitation.