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Washington Redskins Will not Resign Restricted Free Agent Brandon Banks
March 11th, 2013 at 1:06 PM
The Brandon Banks experiment with the Washington Redskins has officially come to an end.  The team has chosen not to tender the restricted free agent, which allows him to sign with any other NFL team without the Redskins receiving compensation. The former Kansas State standout was signed as an undrafted free agent...

Washington Redskins Display Tremendous Depth in 30-3 Victory Over Bucs
August 30th, 2012 at 6:54 PM
The Redskins finished their preseason 3-1, after defeating the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 30-3 on Wednesday night. Preseason wins normally hold little value--take the Lions' 4-0 to 0-16 debacle as an example--and starters don't even play in the fourth game usually. But this was an impressive win? Yes. For the first...

Washington Redskins Vs. Chicago Bears: Five to Watch
August 19th, 2012 at 12:06 PM
The Washington Redskins are facing the Chicago Bears tonight, in a game that holds more weight that many believe. The coaching staff is going to get to see a lot of key depth players in starting roles tonight and not all starting positions are settled. There's still an ongoing battle...

What are Dezmon Briscoe’s Chances of Making the Washington Redskins’ Active Roster?
August 17th, 2012 at 5:27 PM
The Washington Redskins loaded up at wide receiver this offseason to usher in a new era of D.C. football. Many of these new receivers are fighting to make the team. Right now, Dezmon Briscoe is one of them. Currently outside of the top six receivers, what are his chances of making the...

Washington Redskins Wide Receiver Battles: Size Matters
August 14th, 2012 at 3:05 PM
The Washington Redskins have turned over most of the team since the arrivals of Bruce Allen and Mike Shanahan. One of the major changes has taken place at wide receiver and it's beyond just bringing in new players; it's a new philosophy--which looks surprising like Green Bay's. In the last...

Washington Redskins: Take Aways from Last Night’s Win in Buffalo
August 10th, 2012 at 11:16 AM
***PHOTO1*** I just want to start out by saying, "damn I'm good at predicting things."  In article yesterday about what to watch for in the preseason opener I pointed out a few players and positions to watch and boy did those things shine through last night. The good news is that...

What We Learned About the Washington Redskins Through the First Three Days of Training Camp
July 29th, 2012 at 6:25 PM
For the first time since January 1, we were able to watch the Washington Redskins live this week—three days in a row. With a news gap of that size, an overload tends follow. This article is focused on the key aspects of the first three days of training camp. Position Battles: I think there are...

Washington Redskins’ First Open Practice: RGIII is a Rookie, Garcon Stands Out
July 26th, 2012 at 8:34 PM
We finally got a chance to see Robert Griffin III, live and throwing. After a short glimpse of heaven, we started to feel the other side of that coin; 100-plus degree temperatures. It was a packed first day. Everyone was excited to see the new stars, but several vets were showered with love too. Now, getting...

Washington Redskins’ Training Camp: Players and Battles to Watch
July 24th, 2012 at 1:49 PM
Training camp starts Thursday for the Washington Redskins and I expect to see many of you out there. It will be the first time we've seen the full team since their season finale, on the first of January. As a training camp preview, we'll go over some of the players...

Brandon Banks Will Have to Contribute on Offense If He Wants to Make 2012 Roster
June 13th, 2012 at 5:15 PM
***VIDEO1*** Following Tuesday's minicamp practices, Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan said he's informed third year kick returner Brandon Banks that he'll have to contribute on offense if he wants to make the team. Banks is undoubtedly an explosive player, but nagging knee injuries slowed down his ability to return kicks in...

Washington Redskins’ Takeover at Local Gentlemen’s Club
April 2nd, 2012 at 11:42 AM
***PHOTO1*** Come one, come all, the Washington Redskins are taking over a local Gentlemen's Club!  Well not exactly. Brought to my attention this morning via Twitter, a fellow Skins fan and Twitter friend of mine, Danny (@recordsandradio) retweeted a tweet from a local gentlemen's club, named The Stadium Club, that read: #showtimesaturdays @thestadiumclub...

Washington Redskins Prepare for the Seattle Seahawks and Marshawn Lynch
November 26th, 2011 at 7:31 PM
The Washington Redskins six game losing streak is in jeopardy this week. They are about as healthy as they could be for the remainder of the season and they're playing the Seattle Seahawks, who haven't faired much better this year. Marshawn Lynch has been their work horse and only sign...

Washington Redskins Vs Dallas Cowboys: What Happened?
November 20th, 2011 at 5:35 PM
It's tough to swallow a game that goes from "should win here," to "so close." The Washington Redskins played their butts off today, but walk away with yet another loss. The Dallas Cowboys extended plays and made the Redskins' defense pay for too many times. This loss was not on the...

What to Look for When the Washington Redskins Face the New York Giants
September 9th, 2011 at 2:32 PM
What do the Washington Redskins need to do this week to beat the New York Giants? That's the coaches job... and yet it will also be tomorrow's article. Today I'm mentioning things to watch for. These can be players, strategies, or any other aspects of a football team. Week One: New York Giants ***PHOTO1*** Brandon...

Five Washington Redskins Players to Watch in Thursday’s Preseason Game Against Baltimore Ravens
August 24th, 2011 at 9:07 PM
With rosters expected to be cut down to a maximum of 80 players by next week‚ a lot of players will have one final chance to impress the coaching staff. Many players will inevitably be cut no matter how they perform in Thursday evening’s preseason game‚ but there are a few players that are on...

Five Washington Redskins Players to Watch in This Week’s Preseason Game Against the Steelers
August 11th, 2011 at 6:00 PM
 The NFL Preseason is set to begin this week and Washington Redskins fans couldn't be more excited. With the preseason comes an opportunity for players looking to make the 53-man roster to show the coaching staff why they should make the team. This game will be very important for the...

Eight Washington Redskins’ Players to Watch During the Preseason
August 8th, 2011 at 10:35 AM
With the preseason kicking off Thursday for some teams, I figured it's now or never to drop this list. I’m sharing which players are worth watching and why. The Washington Redskins play their first game against the Steelers on Friday and one of the first thing to look for is, does are defense model...