Archive for the ‘Washington Redskins’ Category

What Bobby McCain adds to Washington’s secondary

Saturday, May 15th, 2021

The Washington Football Team had a solid secondary in 2020. It could've been better but more than held its own throughout the season.

Is the bell finally tolling for Temarrick Hemingway

Saturday, May 15th, 2021

Rivera’s response was thorough and illuminating: I’m looking forward to watching the whole group of wide receivers. I think that group, we did some things, with regards to increasing team speed. We wanted to get a complement to Terry, and we went out and got a few complements to Terry.

WFT’s Dan Snyder Ordered to Pay Bruce Allen’s Full Severance, Court Documents Show

Saturday, May 15th, 2021

The NFL reportedly ruled last year that Washington Football Team owner Dan Snyder had to pay former team executive Bruce Allen the full amount of the severance he was due. According to Daniel Kaplan of The Athletic, court documents show that Allen was able to obtain the full amount he was owed. A court filing read: "After terminating Mr. Allen's position with the Team, Mr. Snyder forced him to initiate legal proceedings to obtain the last of his contractually protected compensation.

Pig Pen Podcast: The Good, Bad, and Ugly of 2021 Schedule

Saturday, May 15th, 2021

I’m sure everyone in the facility was on cloud nine when they found out the bye week this year was Week 9. It’s impossible to adequately predict what exactly will have happened by Week 9. But with that said, it should come at the perfect time for everyone to rest up and get prepared for the second half of the season and a hopeful playoff push.

NFC East Notebook: Taking a closer look at the schedules of each team in the division

Saturday, May 15th, 2021

It was no surprise that the division winner was determined in the final week of the regular season as the New York Giants faced the Dallas Cowboys and the Washington Football Team took on the Philadelphia Eagles. The schedule provides the framework and backbone for these matchups. For example, the Giants did not play a division opponent until Week 5 last season and then proceeded to have five division matchups in a six-week span.

How is Washington’s 2021 schedule affected by travel and rest?

Saturday, May 15th, 2021

Net Rest Differential Burke says that this metric is predictive. Here’s what he said about it ahead of the 2019 season (two years ago): Rest differential is a meaningful predictor. This season NE has the worst net rest difference compared to their opponents at -13 days.

Washington signs veteran defensive back Bobby McCain

Friday, May 14th, 2021

The Washington Football Team signed veteran defensive back Bobby McCain to a one-year deal on Friday, per ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Bobby McCain Agrees to 1-Year Contract with Washington After Dolphins Release

Friday, May 14th, 2021

McCain played his first six NFL seasons with the Miami Dolphins, who released the team captain on May 6. The ex-Memphis Tiger, who has played cornerback and safety during his Dolphin tenure, amassed 46 tackles, five pass breakups and an interception in 2020. In 2020, the 28-year-old played in all 16 games, starting 15 for a team that allowed the sixth-fewest points per game in the NFL.

Ron Rivera on Why Washington Signed Charles Leno Despite Drafting Samuel Cosmi

Friday, May 14th, 2021

With the selection of Cosmi, going into training camp with both him and Lucas competing at left tackle would have been more than serviceable. Yet, Washington wasn't done addressing the position, as they signed former Bears starter Charles Leno to a one-year deal this week after Chicago released him. On Friday following Day 1 of Washington's rookie minicamp, head coach Ron Rivera was asked what went into the decision to bring in Leno to an already deep offensive line unit.

Jamin Davis and Quinton Bohanna sign rookie contracts

Friday, May 14th, 2021

Two former Kentucky Wildcats have agreed to terms and signed their rookie contracts. It was announced Thursday that the Washington Football Team and Jamin Davis have got their deal in place. This contract for Davis is fully guaranteed over the four years.