Posts Tagged ‘Washington Redskins’

2019 NFL mock draft: History shows cost for acquiring Kyler Murray within Redskins’ reality

Friday, January 18th, 2019

With April's NFL Draft a ways off, it's the mock draft world determining the 5-foot-9 passer's destination for now. The draft slot range extends from the top half of the first round to a Day 2 selection. Picking football with that rumored downside seems unlikely.

Matt Hasselbeck, 43, says NFL playoff contender called him about playing this season

Thursday, January 17th, 2019

What team would be desperate enough to call Hasselbeck? Which NFL “contender” would have been desperate enough to pick up the phone and call a dude well into his retirement to gauge his interest in taking hits from 275-pound pass rushers? One team quickly comes to mind: The Washington Redskins.

East-West Shrine Game, NFLPA Collegiate Bowl To Feature Former Hoosiers

Thursday, January 17th, 2019

East-West Shrine Game: Nick Linder Date: Saturday, Jan. 19. Time: 3 p.m. ET.

It looks like Gregg Williams will coach with the Jets after all

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

It looks like Gregg Williams will coach with the Jets after all originally appeared on nbcsportswashington.com After an interesting 24 hours of speculation, it looks like the Jets will finalize terms with Gregg Williams to be their next defensive coordinator. Adam Schefter of ESPN reported that the finished contract is near completion and that New York wanted Williams to run their defense all along, regardless of who took the job as head coach. Reports of Williams going to the Jets began as early as last week, but in the last two days, it seemed the contract got held up.

Redskins rank surprisingly low on oddsmakers list of landing spots for Kyler Murray

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

Redskins rank surprisingly low on oddsmakers list of landing spots for Kyler Murray originally appeared on nbcsportswashington.com The Redskins need a quarterback in the 2019 NFL Draft, but plenty of other teams do too. At least that's the way oddsmakers at BetOnline.ag believe. The sports book released future landing spots for Oklahoma's Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray, who declared for the NFL Draft on Monday, and the Redskins don't crack the Top 5.

Source: Until deal is done with Jets, Redskins still hopeful for Gregg Williams

Monday, January 14th, 2019

Source: Until deal is done with Jets, Redskins still hopeful for Gregg Williams originally appeared on nbcsportswashington.com The Redskins might not be done looking for a defensive coordinator after all. The New York Jets are yet to finalize a new contract with Gregg Williams to join new head coach Adam Gase's staff, and until that happens, Washington remains interested in Williams, according to sources with knowledge of the situation. The Redskins are hoping to meet with Williams as soon as Tuesday, per sources.

Joe Gibbs Racing co-founder J.D. Gibbs dies

Friday, January 11th, 2019

Joe Gibbs Racing announced Friday night that J.D. Gibbs had died from a “degenerative neurological disease. He was 49. Gibbs, the son of team namesake Joe Gibbs, was the co-founder of JGR.

Fire Bruce Allen? Nope, Redskins give the unpopular Allen an even bigger role

Friday, January 11th, 2019

Washington Redskins president Bruce Allen will oversee the team's business operations too. One of the funniest recurring bits on Twitter in recent weeks is that on practically any Washington Redskins-related tweet, multiple fans will reply with #FireBruceAllen. It could be a tweet about something that has absolutely nothing to do with the Redskins president.

Falcons hire Kotwica from Redskins to lead special teams

Wednesday, January 9th, 2019

Atlanta Falcons coach Dan Quinn has continued to reshape his staff by hiring special teams coordinator Ben Kotwica. The 44-year-old Kotwica directed the Washington Redskins' special teams the last five years. Wednesday's hiring of Kotwica came one day after Quinn brought Dirk Koetter and Mike Mularkey back to the Falcons as offensive coordinator and tight ends coach, respectively.

Officer who pulled Adrian Peterson over for speeding joked she wouldn’t have if the Redskins were winning

Tuesday, January 8th, 2019

The Virginia state trooper who ticketed Adrian Peterson for speeding in November joked on Tuesday that she wouldn't have done so if the Redskins were winning.