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  • • LeBron laughs at ‘new’ NFL team name
    The former Washington Redskins will use Washington Football Team as an interim name for the 2020 NFL season, the franchise announced today (AEDT), dropping the team’s logo as well....2020
  • • Madden to remove Washington's nickname, logo
    Game developer Electronic Arts will alter the upcoming release of Madden NFL 21 to remove logos and the team name of the Washington Redskins after the team this week announced forthcoming changes, an EA representative confirmed to ESPN....2020
  • • Countdown to 2020: The Redskins
    A week-by-week look at the Steelers' schedule: Washington Redskins...2020
  • • Report: Ex-Snyder staffers accused of misconduct
    Fifteen women who previously worked for the Washington Redskins organization have alleged sexual harassment and verbal abuse by former scouts and members of owner Daniel Snyder's inner circle, the Washington Post reported Thursday....2020
  • • Washington Redskins name change: Trademark squatter says only four name options are viable for 2020 season
    Martin McCaulay also says he's reached out to the NFL to help 'facilitate' a name change...2020
  • • Offensive nickname suggestion rescinded
    The Washington Redskins announced Monday that they will change their team name and logo after about 87 years of using it, in the wake of corporate and public pressure to ditch the moniker over racial connotations....2020
  • • Why the Washington Redskins' new team name needs to replace the 'Red,' too
    When Washington gets to anything "Red," it should see a stop sign and think again....2020
  • • Washington Redskins name change: Trademark squatter says only four names are viable for 2020 season
    Martin McCaulay also says he's reached out to the NFL to help 'facilitate' a name change...2020
  • • Trump’s fury over ‘racist’ name demise
    Donald Trump isn’t happy with the Washington Redskins after the team announced a name change was on the way....2020
  • • What will Washington 'Redskins' new nickname, logo be? Why trademarking issues might cause delay for team
    Washington might have fewer options for their new name because of current trademarks...2020

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Washington Redskins injury and suspension

  • • Ron Rivera reacts to Cam Newton remaining unsigned
    Rivera, now the coach of the Washington Redskins, thinks that injury concerns are the reason Newton is still unsigned, but had a warning for anyone who might doubt the quarterback....2020
  • • Alex Smith's road to recovery included stay at facility helping wounded military veterans
    Washington Redskins QB Alex Smith's leg injury was so bad he received medical assistance from the military at the Center for the Intrepid.        ...2020
  • • True extent of star’s horrific injury
    Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith was in the middle of a solid first season with his new team when the unthinkable happened....2020
  • • Quinton Dunbar trolls Redskins over Ronald Darby signing
    The Washington Redskins traded starting cornerback Quinton Dunbar to the Seattle Seahawks last week, and they quickly replaced him by signing Ronald Darby on Sunday. Dunbar found that move laughable, and he made his feelings known on social media. After it was reported that Washington had signed Darby to a one-year, $4 million deal, Dunbar mocked his former team in an Instagram comment that read, ...2020
  • • Redskins reportedly set to sign former Giants WR Cody Latimer
    The Washington Redskins have agreed to sign wide receiver Cody Latimer, reports Mike Garafolo of the NFL Network (via Twitter). Latimer spent the past two years with the division-rival New York Giants. Latimer was selected by the Broncos in the second round of the 2014 draft, and to say he failed to live up to Denver’s expectations would be an understatement. Though he finally started to show some...2020
  • • Report: Panthers QB Kyle Allen traded to Redskins
    The Carolina Panthers are reportedly trading quarterback Kyle Allen to the Washington Redskins for a fifth-round pick, per NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. The trade, first reported by NFL.com’s Mike Garafolo, comes just hours after the Panthers signed XFL star quarterback P.J. Walker. The 25-year-old quarterback lit up the XFL with the Houston Roughnecks and will be favored to become Carolina’s No. 2 ...2020
  • • Report: Packers, Colts, Redskins interested in Pro Bowl TE Delanie Walker
    Just days after being released by the Tennessee Titans, Pro Bowl tight end Delanie Walker is reportedly already drawing interest from the Green Bay Packers, Indianapolis Colts and Washington Redskins. While a deal isn’t expected to happen quickly, per ESPN’s John Keim, the 35-year-old tight end quickly drew interest across the NFL following his release. Walker made three consecutive trips to the P...2020
  • • Redskins to use franchise tag on standout offensive guard Brandon Scherff
    Two days before the twice-moved tag deadline, the Washington Redskins will not take any chances with Brandon Scherff. As a result, the NFL will have its first franchise-tagged guard since 2011. The Redskins will use their top tag on Scherff, reports Ian Rapoport of NFL.com (on Twitter). This was the expectation, but it still marks a notable change of sorts for the guard position. This will take a ...2020
  • • Report: Ex-Washington TE Jordan Reed visiting Seahawks on Thursday
    Former Washington Redskins tight end Jordan Reed is in Seattle on Thursday for a visit with the Seahawks, per ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Reed, who was released by the Redskins in February after clearing the concussion protocol, missed the entire 2019 season after suffering the seventh documented concussion in his career. He played in 13 games for the Redskins during the 2018 season, hauling in 54 recep...2020
  • • Report: ‘Multiple NFL teams’ discussing shutting down training facilities due to coronavirus
    The dominoes are falling as the threat of COVID-19 continues to swell in the United States. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, “multiple NFL teams” are talking about shutting down their training facilities due to the coronavirus. This news follows an announcement by the Washington Redskins that they are recalling all coaches, scouts and other personnel from the scouting trail, and the Tampa Bay Bu...2020

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Washington Redskins lifestyle

  • • Sports & Politics Intersect: Cheerleader scandal exposes growing employee issues in NFL
    “But unfortunately, I feel like it won’t change until something terrible happens, like a girl is assaulted in some way, or raped. I think teams will start paying attention to this only when it’s too late.” - An anonymous former member of the First Ladies of FootballMore disturbing news came out of the NFL this week when we learned that Washington Redskins cheerleaders were subjected to a nude phot...2018
  • • Washington president issues statement on story about mistreatment of cheerleaders
    The New York Times published a bombshell story earlier in the week that details some instances of sexual harassment Washington Redskins cheerleaders were subject to in recent years, and the team insists the claims are being taken seriously.On Thursday, Redskins president Bruce Allen said the organization is fully looking into the matter and that there will be “significant repercussions” for any em...2018
  • • Former Redskins heiress arrested on assault charges
    Jacqueline Kent Cooke, the daughter of former Washington Redskins and Los Angeles Lakers owner, Jack Kent Cooke, has found herself in some hot water following a New Year’s Eve incident in Manhattan. And the situation itself is about as disturbing as it gets.Cooke, 29, allegedly got in a confrontation with a 77-year-old women at the Caravaggio restaurant … an altercation that spilled out into the s...2018
  • • Road Trip Travel Guide: Super Bowl LI Edition
    Photo by Aaron M. Sprecher/AP Patriots Nation -- we are officially on to Houston. If you’re planning on heading to Houston for Super Bowl LI at NRG Park, there are a lot of things to consider before the game. Lifestyle is here to help make planning your Super Bowl trip a little bit easier. If you're heading to NRG Park, be sure to visit the stadium's website to get details about the facility, pa...2017
  • • Odell Beckham Jr. Comments on Loss to Packers, Miami Boat Trip
    2017
  • • Janoris Jenkins' Ascent to Stardom Isn't Your Typical Redemption Narrative
    2017

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Washington Redskins trade, contract, salary rumors

  • • What will Washington 'Redskins' new nickname, logo be? Why trademarking issues might cause delay for team
    Washington might have fewer options for their new name because of current trademarks...2020
  • • Why the Washington Redskins’ new name, logo announcement could take a while
    Washington might have to pay a hefty price if it replaces "Redskins" with a name that's already trademarked....2020
  • • What will Washington 'Redskins' new nickname, logo be? Why trademarking issues might cause a delay for team
    Washington might have fewer options for their new name because of current trademarks...2020
  • • Redskins draft pick from Liberty says he had coronavirus
    Washington Redskins rookie receiver Antonio Gandy-Golden says he tested positive for the new coronavirus in March and was fully recovered by early April...2020
  • • Redskins exercise 5th-year option on Allen's rookie contract
    The Washington Redskins have exercised the fifth-year option on defensive lineman Jonathan Allen's rookie contract...2020
  • • Redskins add Young, trade Williams, pick successor at draft
    The Washington Redskins used the draft to add a potential cornerstone player and cut ties with a longtime pillar of the organization...2020
  • • 49ers acquire seven-time Pro Bowl OT Trent Williams from Redskins in trade
    Trent Williams was granted his split from the Washington Redskins and now will resume his NFL career with the San Francisco 49ers.        ...2020
  • • Trent Williams’ agent says there has been “false reporting” about objections to trades
    Washington tackle Trent Williams specifically has said that he didn’t object to a trade to the Vikings. His agent has provided a more general denial regarding the notion that the player has put the kibosh on potential trades. “On behalf of my client Trent Williams and with the permission of the Washington Redskins, I sought [more]...2020
  • • Redskins select Ohio State's Chase Young with No. 2 pick
    The Washington Redskins have given their defense a major upgrade by selecting Ohio State pass rusher Chase Young with the second overall pick in the NFL draft...2020
  • • NFL draft 2020: Washington Redskins select Ohio State DE Chase Young to ramp up pass rush
    The Washington Redskins didn't face a lot of mystery in the NFL draft, as they used the No. 2 pick on Ohio State DE Chase Young, as expected.        ...2020

Washington Redskins stats and results

  • • Redskins to use franchise tag on standout offensive guard Brandon Scherff
    Two days before the twice-moved tag deadline, the Washington Redskins will not take any chances with Brandon Scherff. As a result, the NFL will have its first franchise-tagged guard since 2011. The Redskins will use their top tag on Scherff, reports Ian Rapoport of NFL.com (on Twitter). This was the expectation, but it still marks a notable change of sorts for the guard position. This will take a ...2020
  • • Alex Smith recalls life-threatening infection following broken leg
    It was no secret that Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith suffered severe complications stemming from his Nov. 2018 leg injury. Only now, however, are we learning how close Smith came not just to losing his career but losing his life. In an interview with Jeremy Schapp for ESPN’s “Outside the Lines,” Smith detailed having to decide on whether to try to save his leg after battling sepsis as ...2020
  • • Report: Ron Rivera targeting Jack Del Rio as defensive coordinator with Redskins
    Ron Rivera is expected to officially be announced as the new head coach of the Washington Redskins this week, and he is looking to bring at least one other big name with him. Rivera is expected to pursue Jack Del Rio as his defensive coordinator in Washington, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports. Del Rio had mixed results as a head coach with the Jacksonville Jaguars and Oakland Raiders, but he is still ...2019
  • • Report: Vikings might not retain DC George Edwards
    As the Minnesota Vikings prepare for another trip to the playoffs, it appears the team is already prepared for there to be at least one potential change to the coaching staff when the year ends. According to Sirius XM’s Alex Marvez, defensive coordinator George Edwards, who is is finishing the final year of his contract, may not return for the 2020 season. It offers the potential to be a sizable b...2019
  • • Four Cowboys stars miss Christmas Day practice with injuries
    The Dallas Cowboys are clinging to slim playoff hopes as they prepare for Week 17 and their chances look increasingly doubtful, with four key starters set to miss Wednesday’s practice with injuries. On offense, quarterback Dak Prescott (shoulder) and left tackle Tyron Smith (back) are sidelined. Meanwhile, on the other side, defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence (shoulder) and linebacker Sean Lee (pecto...2019
  • • Coveted AAF WR Rashad Ross signs with Panthers
    Few players took advantage of their opportunity to shine in the AAF more than Rashad Ross, and now he’s getting another NFL shot as a result. Ross is signing with the Carolina Panthers, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on Thursday. Ross led the AAF with seven touchdown catches in eights games with the Arizona Hotshots. His 583 yards were second to Charles Johnson, while his 16.2 yards per catch avera...2019
  • • Report: Packers finalizing deal with Titans OC LaFleur as head coach
    The Green Bay Packers have reportedly found their next head coach in Tennessee Titans offensive coordinator Matt LaFleur. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported that the Packers have offered the job to LaFleur and told other candidates that the job is no longer open. LaFleur was hired as Tennessee’s offensive coordinator and play-caller in 2018. His previous NFL jobs include offensive quality control coach...2019
  • • Redskins fans abandon FedEx Field for final home game
    The Washington Redskins found themselves in a brutal environment in what was supposed to be a happy home sendoff for the 2018 season. With the team’s late collapse and more off-field issues surrounding owner Dan Snyder and team president Bruce Allen, FedEx Field was far from full for Washington’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles, with many open seats outside of the lower level. To make matters...2018
  • • Tennessee Titans vs. Washington Redskins score: Live updates, game stats, analysis for Saturday NFL game
    Live scores, highlights and updates from the Titans vs. Redskins football game...2018
  • Johnson leads Redskins to late scores, 16-13 win at Jaguars
    • Johnson leads Redskins to late scores, 16-13 win at Jaguars
    Josh Johnson's first career start in more than seven years ended with a 16-13 victory against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday, snapping a four-game losing streak and keeping the Washington Redskins on the fringe of the NFC playoff picture         ...2018

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  • • Derrius Guice criticized for posting photo with Donald Trump
    Derrius Guice tried to put politics aside and express excitement for a recent opportunity he got to meet the President of the United States, and the reaction the Washington Redskins running back got probably won’t surprise you. Guice, who played at LSU from 2015-2017, accompanied the Tigers on their White House trip to meet Donald Trump earlier this month. The former second-round pick shared a pho...2020
  • • Washington Redskins fire team president Bruce Allen
    Washington Redskins team president Bruce Allen was fired Monday after a tumultuous and loss-filled decade with the NFL team once coached by his father...2019
  • • Redskins fire President Bruce Allen, eye Ron Rivera to coach
    Washington Redskins team president Bruce Allen has been fired after a tumultuous and loss-filled decade with the NFL team once coached by his father...2019
  • • Reports: NFL free-agent Terrelle Pryor is recovering after stabbing incident with girlfriend
    Pryor, 30, entered the league in 2011 and has played with the Oakland Raiders, Cleveland Browns, Washington Redskins, Buffalo Bills and New York Jets.        ...2019
  • Alex Smith's wife posts emotional Instagram one year after Redskins QB suffered gruesome injury
    • Alex Smith's wife posts emotional Instagram one year after Redskins QB suffered gruesome injury
    Elizabeth Smith, wife of Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith, posted a video detailing her husband's rehab from a gruesome leg injury.        ...2019
  • • Ex-Redskins player found guilty of assaulting ex-girlfriend
    Former Washington Redskins defensive back Curtis Jordan has been found guilty of assaulting his ex-girlfriend at her Virginia Beach home         ...2019
  • • Ex-Redskins player found guilty of assaulting ex-girlfriend
    Former Washington Redskins defensive back Curtis Jordan has been found guilty of assaulting his ex-girlfriend at her Virginia Beach home...2019
  • • Redskins were reportedly interested in Joe Flacco before Broncos trade
    The Washington Redskins are searching for a starting quarterback this offseason in the wake of Alex Smith’s devastating leg injury, and they reportedly tried to acquire one last week. According to Darren McKee of 104.3 The Fan in Denver, the Broncos were forced to move quickly to acquire Joe Flacco from the Baltimore Ravens because there was another team expressing interest.  That team was the Red...2019
  • • Sean McVay's girlfriend always dresses for success
    Veronika Khomyn is in Atlanta to support boyfriend Sean McVay as he leads the Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII.  She’ll also no doubt be dressed for the occasion. Khomyn showed off the perfect T-shirt after the Rams’ home playoff victory over the Dallas Cowboys in the Divisional round of the playoffs. Her shirt featured an outline of McVay’s face along with a play on words that calls him “McBae...2019
  • • J.D. Gibbs passes away
    J.D. Gibbs, co-founder of Joe Gibbs Racing and son of NASCAR team owner Joe Gibbs, passed away Jan. 11, 2019, at the age of 49 after a longtime battle with degenerative neurological disease. “Joe Gibbs Racing appreciates everyone’s respect for the privacy of the Gibbs family during this difficult time,” a statement from JGR read. Gibbs was President of Joe Gibbs Racing from 1997 until he stepped d...2019

Top Washington Redskins news

  • • Source: Redskins to officially change nickname
    The Washington Redskins will officially announce Monday they will change their nickname, though no new name will be revealed just yet, a source confirmed....2020
  • • Sources: Chiefs trading QB Smith to Redskins
    The Washington Redskins will acquire Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith, ESPN has confirmed. The Redskins would give the Chiefs a third-round pick and an unnamed player as compensation, sources told ESPN....2018
  • • Redskins receiver Latimer arrested for assault
    Washington Redskins wide receiver Cody Latimer was arrested early Saturday morning after shots were reportedly fired inside an Douglas County, Colorado, apartment, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Department....2020
  • • Washington Redskins name change: 'Warriors' leading contender for new name ahead of 2020, per report
    Team owner Daniel Snyder has apparently had an affinity for the potential new nickname for a while...2020
  • • Madden to remove Washington's nickname, logo
    2020
  • Patriots Claim TE Martellus Bennett Off Waivers from Green Bay; Release DL Geneo Grissom; Make Changes to the Practice Squad
    • Patriots Claim TE Martellus Bennett Off Waivers from Green Bay; Release DL Geneo Grissom; Make Changes to the Practice Squad
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - The New England Patriots announced that they claimed TE Martellus Bennett off waivers from Green Bay. Bennett was released by Green Bay on Nov. 8, 2017 after playing in seven games and finishing with 24 receptions for 233 yards.  In addition, the Patriots released DL Geneo Grissom, and signed OL Anthony Fabiano to the practice squad and released WR Jake Kumerow from the practic...2017
  • • Washington Redskins name change: Trademark squatter says only four names are viable for 2020 season
    2020
  • • Odell Beckham Jr. Comments on Loss to Packers, Miami Boat Trip
    2017
  • • Bugel, architect of the famed Hogs, dies at 80
    Former Washington Redskins offensive line coach Joe Bugel, architect of the famed Hogs in the 1980s, has died, the team announced in a statement. He was 80....2020
  • • Report: Ex-Snyder staffers accused of misconduct
    2020
  • • Carmelo Anthony calls out teams across several sports to change nicknames
    Portland Trail Blazers small forward Carmelo Anthony believes five other sports teams should change their nicknames in the wake of the Washington Redskins’ nickname controversy. The NBA legend says the use of Native American mascot names needs to end. We are not equal until all our communities are equal. In support of our Native American […] The post Carmelo Anthony calls out teams acr...2020
  • • FedEx tells Washington Redskins in private letter it will remove signage if name isn't changed, per report
    FedEx, the naming sponsor for Washington's stadium, has given the club an ultimatum...2020
  • • Packers sign DT Jean Francois
    Defensive tackle spent the past two seasons with the Washington Redskins...2017
  • • Sean McVay to Rams: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction
    2017

Washington Redskins fantasy rankings and news

  • • Report: Greg Olsen will play for Panthers in Week 6 against Washington
    After missing the past few weeks with a foot injury, Greg Olsen will once again hit the field for the Carolina Panthers in Week 6 against the Washington Redskins. For the first time since he re-injured his foot in Week 1, Olsen will play Sunday in Washington. Olsen is Cam Newton’s favorite, most trusted weapon in the passing game. In the game against Dallas, before exiting with his foot injury, he...2018
  • DraftKings NFL Cheat Sheet: Fantasy Week 10
    • DraftKings NFL Cheat Sheet: Fantasy Week 10
    Week 9 of the NFL season is officially in the books! We now turn our attention to Week 10, which features an 11-game, main slate on Sunday on DraftKings. The Patriots return to action after their Week 9 bye to face off with the Denver Broncos on Sunday night. Since it’s the Sunday Night Football game, it won’t be included on the main DraftKings slate, but there is still plenty of fantasy appeal in...2017
  • DraftKings NFL Cheat Sheet: Fantasy Week 8
    • DraftKings NFL Cheat Sheet: Fantasy Week 8
    The Patriots reigned supreme in the Super Bowl rematch against the Atlanta Falcons in Week 7. Tom Brady led the charge in the 23-7 victory for the Pats, completing 21-29 passes for 249 yards and two touchdowns – good for 18.46 DraftKings Fantasy Points (DKFP). Brandin Cooks and James White were on the receiving end of his touchdowns, and they amassed 16.5 and 15.7 DKFP respectively.  It was also a...2017
  • Redskins seek to fix offensive woes before facing Cowboys
    • Redskins seek to fix offensive woes before facing Cowboys
    WASHINGTON (AP) With over a third of the Washington Redskins' offensive touchdowns, third-down back Chris Thompson is a must-start, fantasy football dream....2017
  • DraftKings NFL Cheat Sheet: Fantasy Week 6
    • DraftKings NFL Cheat Sheet: Fantasy Week 6
    The Patriots won a thriller in Tampa Bay last Thursday 19-14 to move to 3-2 on the season. The defense got back on track and held the Bucs to just 14 points, and they’ll look to stymie the New York Jets in Week 6. Tom Brady failed to reach 23 DKFP for the first time in four weeks, only posting 17.62 on Thursday night. His lone TD was thrown to Chris Hogan, who had eight catches on 11 targets, good...2017
  • DraftKings NFL Cheat Sheet: Fantasy Week 3
    • DraftKings NFL Cheat Sheet: Fantasy Week 3
    2017
  • • Jordan Reed visiting specialist for toe injury
    Washington Redskins tight end Jordan Reed surprised a lot of people when he opened training camp on the PUP list with a toe injury. It is an injury the team hoped was a short-term deal, but new information emerged Tuesday that indicates it could be much more of a long-term problem. This is not good news. Not at all. As pointed out by Evan Silva of Rotoworld, this likely means Reed visited with Dr....2017
  • • Fantasy Football 2017: Early Expectations for Terrelle Pryor
    Early fantasy football expectations for wide receiver Terrelle Pryor, now on the Washington Redskins, are very good.Last year in a lost season with the Cleveland Browns, the only bright spot on the entire team was the hustle and work ethic of wide receiver Terrelle Pryor.After starting his NFL car......2017
  • • Fantasy Football 2017: Pierre Garcon's Impact on the 49ers
    Wide receiver Pierre Garcon is expected to sign with the San Francisco 49ers and reunite with Kyle Shanahan. How does this impact him in fantasy football?Many people may not have realized it, but Pierre Garcon had a solid season last year with the Washington Redskins.In 2016, Garcon finished with ......2017
  • • Week 17 Start 'Em, Sit 'Em: Matchups to Exploit and Avoid in Season Finales
    2016

Washington Redskins schedule, game

  • • Countdown to 2020: The Redskins
    2020
  • • Washington Redskins 2020 NFL schedule
    The Washington Redskins' schedule for the 2020 NFL season features plenty of intriguing matchups. Take a look at all of them with our full rundown.        ...2020
  • • DeAngelo Hall doesn't think Dwayne Haskins has temperament to win starting job in Washington
    Former Washington Redskins star DeAngelo Hall was on “NFL Total Access” Wednesday and shared a pessimistic outlook on Dwayne Haskins. Speaking about the situation in Washington, Hall said he doesn’t think that Haskins will respond well to having Kyle Allen breathing down his neck. He also said, “I don’t know how he wins the starting job.” Here’s video of the entire five-plus-minute segment: Washin...2020
  • • Quinton Dunbar trolls Redskins over Ronald Darby signing
    2020
  • • Washington Redskins 2020: Seven-round mock draft
    The Washington Redskins finally made the change fans have  been pleading for, moving on from team president Bruce Allen in  December. Now, with new head coach Ron Rivera taking over the team, the  new decade can be the start of something fresh for the Redskins.  Of course, rebuilding this team all starts with the 2020 NFL Draft. The Redskins still believe in quarterback Dwayne Haskins,  their top ...2020
  • • Redskins reportedly set to sign former Giants WR Cody Latimer
    2020
  • • Trent Williams asks Redskins to trade or release him
    The agent for Trent Williams says he would like the Washington Redskins to trade or release their longtime starting left tackle...2020
  • • Report: Redskins shopping starting CB Quinton Dunbar
    Washington Redskins starting cornerback Quinton Dunbar has made it clear in the recent past that he wants to be traded or released. It appears that the Skins are finally heeding that call. According to Pro Football Talk’s Mike Florio, Washington is shopping the 27-year-old defensive back. A former undrafted free agent from Florida, Dunbar has turned into a pretty good starter. He recorded 37 tackl...2020
  • • Washington, Carolina have talked Cam Newton trade
    Cam Newton has been supplanted in Carolina and now needs a new team. The Washington Redskins seem like a natural fit for him, and it sounds like the two sides have talked about a trade. Josina Anderson reported on ESPN Tuesday that the two teams have talked a Newton trade, but it appears Washington is not being aggressive yet. Washington is where Newton’s former head coach Ron Rivera went. The Pan...2020
  • • Report: ‘Multiple NFL teams’ discussing shutting down training facilities due to coronavirus
    2020

Washington Redskins rumors, scandals, hoax

  • • Adrian Peterson gives vote of confidence to Dwayne Haskins
    It sounds like at least one member of the Washington Redskins does not want to see the team look into other quarterbacks this offseason. Running back Adrian Peterson said on Twitter Wednesday that nobody should be sleeping on Dwayne Haskins, giving the quarterback a solid vote of confidence as free agency inches closer. Peterson’s message comes as there is speculation about how safe Haskins’ job i...2020
  • • Josh Norman to be released by Redskins
    Ron Rivera made a somewhat shocking decision when he cut Josh Norman from the Carolina Panthers prior to the 2016 season, but the coach’s latest release of the Pro Bowl cornerback is not nearly as surprising. Norman will be released by the Washington Redskins ahead of free agency, Mike Garafolo of NFL Network reports. Norman signed a five-year, $75 million deal with Washington prior to the 2016 se...2020
  • • Report: At least three teams interested in signing Greg Olsen
    Greg Olsen has made it clear that he still wants to play football after parting ways with the Carolina Panthers, and it appears the veteran tight end has plenty of suitors. Olsen has taken several free agent visits since the Panthers released him two weeks ago, and ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the tight end is in contract negotiations with the Seattle Seahawks, Buffalo Bills and Washington Re...2020
  • • Urban Meyer on Washington rumors: 'I think I'm done coaching'
    Urban Meyer attended Sunday’s game between the Washington Redskins and Philadelphia Eagles as a guest of Daniel Snyder, which naturally sparked a surge of speculation about the three-time national champion coaching in the nation’s capital next season. According to Meyer, that is not going to happen. In fact, Meyer threw cold water on all of the rumors linking him to head coaching jobs at both the ...2019
  • • Former players charged with defrauding NFL health care program
    This certainly is not a good look for former Washington Redskins stars Clinton Portis and Carlos Rogers. On Thursday, the United States Justice Department charged those two former players as well as eight others for defrauding the NFL health care program, according to this sweeping report from the Washington Post. “The Justice Department charged 10 former NFL players, including a group of former W...2019
  • • 10 former players charged with defrauding NFL health care program
    This certainly is not a good look for former Washington Redskins stars Clinton Portis and Carlos Rogers. On Thursday, the United States Justice Department charged those two former players as well as eight others for defrauding the NFL health care program, according to this sweeping report from the Washington Post. “The Justice Department charged 10 former NFL players, including a group of former W...2019
  • • Dwayne Haskins feels he has ‘great relationship’ with Washington
    Dwayne Haskins sits in an interesting position as the consensus second-best quarterback in the NFL Draft class, and speculation has him going anywhere from the top 10 into the 20s. One team that has his attention, however, picks in the middle of all that: the Washington Redskins, who hold the 15th overall selection. Haskins visited Washington, and seems very interested in what it has to offer. “Th...2019
  • • Report: Redskins have ‘openly spoken’ about trading for Josh Rosen
    Amid growing buzz that the Arizona Cardinals are looking long and hard at selecting quarterback Kyler Murray first overall, speculation has grown about the future of last year’s first-round pick, Josh Rosen. One team is apparently eyeing a potential Rosen trade if circumstances make him available. According to NFL Draft analyst Tony Pauline, the Washington Redskins have “openly spoken” about swing...2019
  • • Jay Gruden shares thoughts on Alex Smith’s injury recovery
    The Washington Redskins will have an uncertain quarterback situation heading into the offseason after Alex Smith suffered a gruesome leg injury earlier this year, and head coach Jay Gruden can only hope for the best. While speaking with reporters on Monday, Gruden was asked for an update on Smith’s condition in the wake of the multiple surgeries the veteran reportedly had to undergo. Smith suffere...2019
  • • Redskins release statement addressing reports about Alex Smith’s recovery
    Alex Smith is reportedly dealing with some complications from the surgery he underwent to prepare a compound fracture in his leg, but the Washington Redskins are asking that people respect the quarterback’s privacy. Not long after reports surfaced claiming Smith is dealing with a serious infection related to his surgical procedure, the Redskins released the following statement: It’s probably too e...2018

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