Posts Tagged ‘Kevin Barnes’

Redskins Ship CB Kevin Barnes to the Lions

After first being told that he was released by the Redskins, cornerback Kevin Barnes learned he was traded to the Lions, Mike Jones of the Washington Post reports. A person with knowledge of the situation confirmed that the Redskins were cutting Barnes. But another said the team later was able to work out the trade. […]

We Want Dallas

Watching the Redskins in person is a unique experience. Hearing the chants of “WE WANT DALLAS!” reverberate through the stadium can give any Skins fan goose bumps. While belting out the Dallas chant, a sense of pride that has been missing for far to long swept over FedEx. Heading into the Monday clash in Texas, […]

Redskins sign CB Josh Wilson

Via Mike Jones of the Washington Post’s “The Insider” blog: The Washington Redskins addressed a pressing need on their defense, agreeing to terms with cornerback Josh Wilson, according to a person familiar with the situation. Wilson, a 5-foot-9, 192-pound University of Maryland product, started nine games for Baltimore last season and recorded 40 tackles and […]

5 players to keep an eye on vs. the Giants

Amidst this nonsensical talk that the Redskins should even give any consideration to firing Mike Shanahan (because clearly, another big name head coaching hire will fix everything), I actually feel we need to give him a good bit more credit than he’s currently getting. When the decision was made to bench McNabb for the rest […]

Graham Gano named NFC special teams player of the week

What a difference a couple of weeks make. After almost losing his job following the Redskins loss against Tampa Bay a couple of weeks ago, Redskins kicker Graham Gano was named NFC special teams player of the week on Wednesday, after his performance against Jacksonville last Sunday. Gano connected on field goals spanning 48 and […]

A Win for Next Year

In a time where players are clamoring to shorten the amount of preseason games (and money- grubbing owners itching to turn those preseason games into regular season games), the Redskins last three games of the 2010 season (last week’s loss against Dallas, this week’s win over Jacksonville, and next week’s finale against the Giants) are […]

Barnes and Smoot to Battle it Out for the Nickel Spot

The Washington Post reports today that the Skins will have an interesting battle at the nickel spot, as 3rd round pick Kevin Barnes will battle it out with Fred Smoot: The Redskins drafted Kevin Barnes in the third round out of Maryland to compete with Fred Smoot at nickel corner, and the local product was […]