Posts Tagged ‘Graham Gano’

Redskins release kicker Graham Gano, sign Billy Cundiff

Various reports this morning are confirming that the Redskins have released kicker Graham Gano, just one day after he was presumed to have won the team’s kicking job over “challenger” Neil Rackers. ESPN 980 and Mike Jones of the Washington Post’s Football Insider blog have confirmed Gano’s release. Regarding the newly signed Billy Cundiff, from […]

Redskins sign PK Neil Rackers

According to various news reports, the Redskins have signed placekicker Neil Rackers. Rackers will likely compete with incumbent Graham Gano for the starting kicker job in this year’s training camp. From Rich Tandler’s Real Redskins blog: Last year in Houston he was good on 32 of 38 field goal attempts. Oddly, he was better from […]

Gano Broke His Back in Two Places in Season Finale

Sometimes it is not pretty when kickers or punters get involved on tackles, just ask Redskins kicker Graham Gano broke his back in two places trying to make a tackle in the team’s season-ending game against the Eagles. According to Mike Jones of the Washington Post, Gano broke two bones trying to make a tackle […]

Redskins drop fourth straight game, lose 19-11 to San Francisco

The Washington Redskins shutout streak is finally over, but unfortunately, their losing streak now stands at four games. The San Francisco 49ers used the same formula on Sunday that’s got them to their best start in over a decade – running the football, playing great defense, and minimizing all mistakes – resulting in a 19-11 […]

A Reversal Of Fortune

I’m still blown away by the comeback. I know there are plenty of teams come back an win games in the fourth quarter, even when down by a touchdown or more. Hell, I honestly can’t think of anything more petrifying for defensive coordinators than giving the ball to Tom Brady with two minutes left in […]

Gano’s Confidence

The Redskins won using all facets of the game last week against the New York Giants. The positive feelings have spread rapidly through Washington and have given Skins fans hope for the remainder of the season. Lost in translation however, is the supposedly confident kicker that Washington relies on. Graham Gano, who won the preseason […]

Redskins win their season opener, defeat the New York Giants 28-14

The six game winning streak that the New York Giants held over the Washington Redskins – one that’s spanned for almost four years – is now officially over. After being down 14-7 just before halftime, the Redskins scored 21 unanswered points, and held the Giants to zero points in the second half, winning by a […]

Rex Grossman leads Redskins to preseason win over Steelers

After last night’s game, it’s pretty safe to say: the Redskins officially have a competition for the starting quarterback position. Rex Grossman played some of his most efficient football last night, completing 19 of 26 passes for 207 yards and a touchdown in the first half alone, leading the Redskins to a 16-7 victory over […]