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  • • Offensive nickname suggestion rescinded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
  • • 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
  • • Washington Redskins change name: Here's a timeline detailing the origins, controversies and more
    The Washington football franchise's name has been under fire for a long time...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
  • • Washington Redskins name change: 'Warriors' leading contender for new name, per report
    Team owner Daniel Snyder has apparently had an affinity for the potential new nickname for a while...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 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 kids, wife/husband, girlfriend/boyfriend, father/mother

  • • 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

Top Washington Redskins news

  • • Source: Redskins to officially change nickname
    2020
  • • 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
    2020
  • • Washington Redskins name change: Trademark squatter says only four names are viable for 2020 season
    2020
  • • 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
  • • 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
  • • Sources: Redskins to let OT Williams seek trade
    The Washington Redskins are giving Pro Bowl left tackle Trent Williams an opportunity to seek a trade, sources tell ESPN's Dianna Russini....2020
  • • Native Americans ask NFL to step in on Redskins
    Several Native American leaders and organizations sent a letter to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on Monday calling for the league to force Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder to change the team name immediately....2020
  • • Report: Cowboys looking to make 'big splash' in draft, could trade up
    The Dallas Cowboys have the 17th overall pick in the upcoming NFL Draft, but that may not be good enough for owner Jerry Jones. The Cowboys have several players scheduled to become free agents next month, and they may have to replace some of that talent in the draft. A source close to the team told Tony Pauline of Pro Football Network that Jones “wants to make a big splash” on draft day, which cou...2020

Washington Redskins schedule, game

  • • 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
  • • Report: Ravens looking to trade backup QB Robert Griffin III
    Here’s a blast from the past. Having started one game since the end of the 2016 season, Baltimore Ravens backup quarterback Robert Griffin III is seemingly a forgotten man. That may no longer be the case.  According to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport, the Ravens have placed RGIII on the trade block, and there’s some reported interest in his services. The No. 2 overall pick in 2012, Griffin III fellow out...2020

Washington Redskins rumors, scandals

  • • 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

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