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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, […]

Redskins Claim Troubled Former 49ers Linebacker Reuben Foster Off Waivers

In a surprising move, former 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster was claimed off waivers by the Redskins on Tuesday days after he was cut by San Francisco following a weekend arrest in Tampa, Florida, on suspicion of misdemeanor domestic violence battery, Mike Garafolo of NFL Network reports. A police report obtained by NFL.com from the Hillsborough […]

Redskins Left Tackle Trent Williams Heads to Hospital After Loss to Cowboys

Redskins left tackle Trent Williams left AT&T Stadium in an ambulance after the Redskins‘ 31-23 loss to the Cowboys Thursday night, Adam Zielonka of the Washington Times reports. Williams briefly left the game early in the third quarter but soon returned. He also missed the previous three games after needing surgery on his thumb. Williams […]

Report: Redskins to Ink Veteran QB Mark Sanchez

Following Sunday’s awful injury to Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith, the team moved quickly to bring in veteran QB’s to workout, and a report says the team is going to ink former Jets, Eagles and Cowboys QB Mark Sanchez. Source: The #Redskins are signing free agent QB Mark Sanchez after today’s large workout. He has […]

Redskins QB Alex Smith Lost for Season with Broken Tibia and Fibula

The Redskins season took a huge hit on Sunday in their 23-21 home loss to the Houston Texans, as quarterback Alex Smith was lost for the rest of the season with a broken tibia and fibula. The injury oddly enough took place 33 years to the day that Skins QB Joe Thiesmann suffered a broken […]

Redskins to Activate Running Back Byron Marshall of IR

The Redskins are getting back running back Byron Marshall, as he will return to the team from injured reserve. Last season in four games the running back ran for just 32 yards, also making six grabs for 36 yards. He might get a bigger role with the team having injury issues at the running back […]