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Redskins Hire Ray Horton as Defensive Backs Coach

The Redskins have a new defensive backs coach who has a solid NFL resume, that being former Cleveland Browns, Arizona Cardinals and Tennessee Titans defensive coordinator Ray Horton. ESPN Redskins reporter John Keim first tweeted the news Thursday afternoon. The Redskins have hired Ray Horton as their defensive backs coach, per source. Horton last coached […]

Redskins CB Josh Norman Still Ticked Over Incident with Titans LT Taylor Lewan

It was an ugly scene at the end of the Redskins loss Saturday to the Titans, as cornerback Josh Norman and Titans left tackle Taylor Lewan went at it after the game with a lot of shouting and a little shoving. Norman told ESPN that the Titans tackle should have been more worried about protecting […]

Redskins Safety Montae Nicholson Won’t Play Saturday Following Arrest

Redskins safety Montae Nicholson has been ruled out for Saturday’s game at Tennessee following his arrest earlier this week., the Associated Press reports. Nicholson was arrested early Tuesday morning and charged with assault and battery and being drunk in public stemming from a fight at a restaurant and retail complex near the team’s practice facility […]

Report: Redskins Captain Slams Both Team and Fans in Leaked Message

A report out Wednesday says one of the Redskins captains allegedly cursed out the team and the fan base, and the coach shrugged it off because the comments were made in a private message he believes shouldn’t have been leaked, Zach Braziller of the New York Post reports. The Redskins, at 6-7, are still in […]

Redskins Had Chats About QB Colin Kaepernick; Not Likely to Sign Him

Redskins coach Jay Gruden says the team “talked about and discussed” bringing in quarterback Colin Kaepernick for a tryout “but we will probably go in a different direction,” the Associated Press reports. Gruden told reporters during a conference call Tuesday that would there have been “a greater possibility” of considering Kaepernick if the Redskins were […]

Report: Redskins QB Colt McCoy Fractures Fibula; Sanchez in at QB

The QB situation has gone from bad to worse for the Redskins, as Colt McCoy went to the locker room after suffering a lower leg injury in the second quarter against the Eagles Monday night. The quarterback was ruled out by the team before the second half began. Mark Sanchez is replacing McCoy under center. […]

Redskins to Get Running Back Chris Thompson Back for Monday’s Game

Redskins head coach Jay Gruden said Thursday that he expects running back Chris Thompson to be “fine” for Monday night’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles according to John Keim of ESPN. Thompson has been sidelined since Week 8 with a painful rib injury but resumed practicing earlier this week. “When you watch him run there […]

Redskins Senior VP of Player Personnel Doug Williams Says Decision Makers Were United in Bringing in Reuben Foster

Redskins Senior Vice President of Player Personnel Doug Williams said the franchise’s key decision makers were united in their decision to claim troubled linebacker Reuben Foster on Tuesday, just two days after Foster was released by the 49ers following a weekend arrest on a domestic violence charge, Scott Allen of the Washington Post reports. Williams, […]