Posts Tagged ‘al-saunders’

Backup QB Collins Agrees to Terms with Skins

It appears that new Skins coach Jim Zorn is going to get his wish, as reports today state that QB Todd Collins has reached a deal to stay with the Redskins.  The 36-year-old was visited by Zorn this week specifically to try and talk him into staying with the team and being Jason Campbell’s backup […]

Williams Lands Job With Jags

The main player of the Redskins favored to replace Joe Gibbs as coach has been hired by the Jacksonville Jaguars.  Gregg Williams will bring his talent to north Florida as defensive coordinator and assistant head coach.  With Washington, he was assistant head coach of the defense.  Despite four interviews with Redskins owner Dan Snyder, he never […]

Campbell Likes Saunders As Offensive Coordinator

The Redskins say Gregg Williams will have a second interview with owner Daniel Snyder later today regarding the head coaching job.  Insiders say the team should be ready to announce a successor to Joe Gibbs by the end of the week.  Now that the Indianapolis Colts have been erased from the post season picture by […]

Gibbs Resigns as Coach

  Didn’t see this one coming.  After lots of talk of signing an extension, Joe Gibbs has quit as the head coach of the Redskins.  He leaves the team three days after their season ended with a 35-14 loss to the Seattle Seahawks in a NFC Wild Card game.  The team released a statement stating […]

TE Chris Cooley Looking to Improve

Tight end Chris Cooley looms big in the offensive scheme for the Redskins this season.  Coordinator Al Saunders says the Utah State product is a lot better than at this point in 2006 and says Cooley has the talent to rival Tony Gonzalez who played under him with the Kansas City Chiefs.  Cooley caught 57 balls […]