Posts Tagged ‘chris-cooley’

ESPN.com’s NFL writers rank Chris Cooley 5th among all Tight Ends

ESPN.com’s NFL writers ranked the top 10 tight ends in the league today, and Chris Cooley of the Redskins was ranked 5th overall by aggregate vote. Cooley finished behind Jason Witten of Dallas (who was ranked first overall), Antonio Gates of San Diego, Dallas Clark of Indianapolis, and Vernon Davis of San Francisco. Colley finished […]

Cooley’s Season

Chris Cooley’s charisma goes a long way to making him a Washington fan favorite. His talent earned him the respect of the Redskins franchise through numerous coaching administrations and the first season under the Shanahans has been no exception. Cooley proved a reliable player with a consistently good humor and strong work ethic; however, the […]

Brian Orakpo will be playing in the Pro Bowl

. Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo can thank the Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears for an all-expenses-paid trip to Hawaii during the last weekend of January. Because both teams won on Sunday, it means that Orakpo will now be playing in the 2011 Pro Bowl that weekend. Orakpo was originally designated as a “First Alternate” […]

Gano Gets a second chance and in 19-16 OT Redskins Win

From: Sports Network Graham Gano kicked a 48-yard field goal with 8:17 remaining in overtime, as the Washington Redskins prevailed with a 19-16 win over the Tennessee Titans at LP Field. Gano, who missed a 47-yarder at the end of regulation, got another chance after the Titans failed on their first offensive try of overtime. […]

Redskins-Colts 9-Route

Ryan Torain reminds me of former Redskins RB Stephen Davis Ryan Torain is officially the new Redskins starting running back.  Not just this season, but for the future.  He looked mightily impressive, gaining a slew of real estate after first contact against Indianapolis on Sunday night.  Donovan McNabb seems like he’s a more efficient QB taking shorter drops than longer drops.  […]

Campbell’s Late Rally Helps Redskins Edge Buccaneers 16-13

This is a tale of two teams who prior to their game Sunday had a lot in common: the Washington Redskins and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. And you’re probably wondering what they have in common? Neither team’s offense is much to write home about. Proof of both team’s lack of offense was illustrated in spades as […]

The Good, The Bad and the Ugly: Week One

The Good: Chris Cooley and Antwaan Randle El: Captain Chaos and A.R.E. were two of about seven Redskins that showed came to play on Sunday. Both had 7 catches. Randle El had 98 receiving yards while Cooley had 68. No drops and beautiful, hard earned yards after catch by both players were the only bright […]

Top 10 Redskins Draft Picks Since 1990

APRIL is the cruellest month…mixing Memory and desire, stirring Dull roots with spring rain. -T.S. Eliot, “The Wasteland” My man T.S. Eliot sure got it right when it comes to the Modern-Era NFL’s 12-month “season.” Leading up to the 2009 NFL Draft on April 25-26th, April is an agonizing month for those of us starving […]