Posts Tagged ‘John Beck’

Reports: John Beck named starting QB for Sunday’s game vs. Carolina

From an ESPN report, via John Keim of the Washington Examiner: John Beck will start Sunday vs. Carolina, replacing Rex Grossman in the starting lineup, according to an ESPN report Wednesday morning. Various reports say the team was informed Wednesday morning of the move.

Redskins to Start Beck at QB Sunday Against Carolina

ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter reports the Redskins named quarterback John Beck the Week seven starter against the Panthers. Beck played last week against the Eagles after starter Rex Grossman was awful and pulled from the contest.

Redskins WR Moss on if QB Grossman should keep his job: “No question”

Redskins wide receiver Santana Moss made it crystal clear who he wants under center throwing him the football. Moss, when asked if quarterback Rex Grossman should keep his starting gig after a shaky four-interception performance against the Eagles on Sunday, said: “You just can’t give up on somebody because they had a bad outing.” The […]

Risky Rex ravages Redskins; fall to Eagles 20-13

Whenever a quarterback controversy leads the headlines following a game – it’s never a good thing. That was the case for the Redskins, as the signal caller who started under center for them ended up getting benched due to four interceptions – three to the same defender, Eagles safety Kurt Coleman. Despite his poor performance, […]

Beck replaces Grossman; leads Redskins to only touchdown

Four completed passes to the other team was enough for coach Shanahan. Redskins quarterback Rex Grossman was picked off twice by Eagles safety Kurt Coleman on back-to-back drives to end the third quarter. The erratic play led to a switch under center, as the team turned to John Beck to start the final quarter. Beck […]

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 […]

Redskins defeat Tampa Bay 29-24 in preseason finale

John Beck entered yesterday evening’s preseason finale as the presumptive favorite to win the Redskins starting quarterback job. But, unfortunately for Redskins fans, his performance left us with more questions than answers about who the starting quarterback would be, when the team opens the season on September 11th against the New York Giants. Beck played […]

2011 Division Previews: NFC East

Jenkins Teaming Up With Cole In Philly: Scary 1. Philadelphia Eagles (10-6) – Problems arise on the offensive line.  Inexperience makes for an unsettling crew of linebackers.  Yet, it’s quite certain the Eagles possess an abundance of talent; especially at the skilled positions.  Michael Vick’s ability to improvise makes his shaky front five less of […]