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Report: Redskins will place franchise tag on TE Fred Davis

First reported by Redskins beat man Chris Russell of ESPN980 AM: NFL sources indicate that the Redskins have placed the franchise tag on tight end Fred Davis. According to our friend Rich Tandler of The fifth-year tight end will receive a guaranteed 2012 salary of approximately $5.4 million. He would have been an unrestricted […]

Report: TE Fred Davis will receive Franchise Tag

Via Jason La Canfora of the NFL Network (as mentioned), by way of Rich Tandler over at and the “Real Redskins” blog: Jason La Canfora of NFL Network reported last night that the Redskins will put the franchise tag on Fred Davis prior to the start of free agency next month. The tight end […]

Redskins sign DT Chris Baker to active roster

The Washington Redskins have promoted defensive tackle Chris Baker from the practice squad, Mike Jones of The Washington Postreports. Originally signed by the Denver Broncos as an undrafted free agent out of Hampton in 2009, the 6-foot-2, 329-pound Baker appeared in one game for the Broncos as a rookie and another game last season for the Miami Dolphins. […]

Report: Trent Williams & Fred Davis to receive four game suspensions

From a report by Jim Trotter of Sports Illustrated: As part of a settlement agreement between the NFL Players Association and the NFL, Redskins tight end Fred Davis and offensive tackle Trent Williams have received four-game suspensions for violating the league’s substance abuse policy, multiple league sources said. The suspensions didn’t start with Sunday’s game […]

Redskins at Dolphins Friday Injury Report

Washington Out: LB Keyaron Fox (infection), WR Santana Moss (hand), WR Niles Paul (toe) Questionable: S Oshiomogho Atogwe (toe, knee), T Jammal Brown (groin), RB Tashard Choice (hamstring) Probable: TE Fred Davis (ankle), S Reed Doughty (chest), DE Kedric Golston (elbow), S LaRon Landry (Achilles), LB Markus White (illness), T Trent Williams (ankle) Miami Questionable: […]

49ers at Redskins Friday Injury Report

San Francisco Doubtful: DT Ray McDonald (hamstring) Questionable: FB Moran Norris (fibula) Probable: CB Tramaine Brock (hand), WR Michael Crabtree (foot), CB Chris Culliver (shoulder), WR Braylon Edwards (knee), S Dashon Goldson (knee), CB Shawntae Spencer (toe) Washington Out: RB Tashard Choice (hamstring), WR Santana Moss (hand) Questionable: S Oshiomogho Atogwe (toe, knee), CB Phillip […]

Source: Fred Davis in a walking boot; diagnosed with Grade 1 ankle sprain

UPDATE: John Keim of the Washington Examiner reports that Davis has been diagnosed with a grade one ankle sprain. Despite the injury, Davis did not miss any time Sunday against Buffalo.  It is unclear whether or not he will miss any time in practice this week.  The injury is a minor one but his ability […]

Redskins sign TE Dominique Byrd

Various reports are coming in that the Redskins have signed tight end Dominique Byrd, a third year pro out of the University of Southern California. Byrd was last on the roster of the Seattle Seahawks in 2011, playing in only one game, but did not record any receptions. After being drafted in the 3rd round […]