Posts Tagged ‘Bruce Allen’

Allen and Rams Issue Statement Regarding Deal for #2 Pick

Redskins general manager Bruce Allen and Rams general manager Les Snead have issued a joint statement regarding a trade involving the No. 2 pick in the 2012 NFL Draft. “In order to execute each of our club’s plans for free agency and the upcoming draft we have agreed to a trade between our two teams […]

Redskins willing to trade multiple 1st round picks to move up in 2012 NFL Draft

Per the Football Insider blog of the Washington Post: The Washington Redskins are prepared to part with two first-round draft picks, plus other selections in the early and middle rounds, to secure the St. Louis Rams’ No. 2 pick in April’s draft and land Baylor quarterback Robert Griffin III, according to people with knowledge of […]

Redskins defense ranks among the best in league in key statistical categories

Let’s face it: last year, Jim Haslett and his 3-4 defense weren’t exactly the the people/things that Redskins fans were happiest with, with the arrival of new regime under Bruce Allen and Mike Shanahan. The defense seemed to be a mish-mash of players playing in positions they weren’t suited for, or positions that they essentially […]

Report: Redskins agree to one year deal with WR Donte Stallworth

True to Bruce Allen’s words this offseason, it looks like the Redskins have come out of the free agency gates with a full sprint. Via ProFootballTalk: Donte’ Stallworth agrees to one-year deal with Redskins, per league source. Stallworth played for the Ravens in 2010, recording only two catches for 82 yards over the course of […]

Redskins had no interest in top QB prospects in 2011 Draft

ESPN’s Adam Schefter dropped an interesting bit of news last Friday, in his blog on ESPN.com. A reader named “Brendan” from North Carolina asked Schefter about the Redskins quarterback situation going into 2011, and Schefter initially responded with this: “For now, Brendan, it looks like [John] Beck. But let’s clear up some loose ends. Washington […]

With Shanahan & Allen, where there’s smoke, there’s usually fire.

Right now, if you ask ten different so-called NFL experts, draft pundits, and Redskins fans alike the question of: “Who do you think the Redskins are going to take with their first round pick” you could very well end up with 10 different answers. First, everyone thought they were going to take Cam Newton. If […]

GM Allen Says Lockout Was ‘Necessary’

Redskins general manager Bruce Allen, a regular participant in the NFL labor talks that broke down last week, says the owners’ decision to lock out the players was “difficult but necessary” according to the Associated Press. Allen made his first comments on the lockout in a letter to Redskins fans posted Tuesday on the team’s […]

Run Over and Flattened

If there are any remaining Redskins fans amongst the burgundy and gold faithful who thinks this team deserves to even be mentioned among the teams contending for a playoff spot, you’re either completely delusional or simply allergic to reality. Look, it’s one thing if you keep losing heart breakers week after week. As a fan, […]