Posts Tagged ‘Kyle Shanahan’

OC Kyle Shanahan Fined $25,000 for Berating Official

Redskins offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan has been hit with a $25,000 fine for Sunday’s incident in which he berated a replacement official, according to observers, during and after a loss to the Bengals, a person familiar with the league’s decision said Tuesday. Shanahan was upset, he said in a written statement Monday, that an official […]

Mike Shanahan ‘mum’ on opening day starter at Running Back

This preseason alone, the Redskins have seen four different running backs — including one that’s no longer on the roster in Tim Hightower — receive carries at some point during a game. Many people thought Roy Helu would be the opening day starter, but he’s been sidelined and received limited practice reps thanks to a […]

Robert Griffin makes a visit to Washington

From KWTX.com, a radio station covering the Waco, Temple, Killeen areas in Texas: Heisman Trophy winner Robert Griffin III flew to Washington Monday to meet with members of the Redskins staff including coaches and team management. The meetings are expected to take several days. It’s the first time Griffin has visited with members of the […]

Kyle Shanahan making pre-draft visits to Robert Griffin III to teach Redskins playbook

Courtesy of Chick Hernandez of CSN Washington and Pro Football Talk: The Redskins can’t draft Robert Griffin III for another three weeks, but they’re already confident enough that he’s their quarterback of the future that they’re teaching him their playbook. In fact, Redskins offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan has already traveled to Waco, Texas, where Griffin […]

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 preseason game #3, vs. Baltimore: 5 things to watch for

I don’t know how many times i’ll get to say it this season, so I might as well say it now. As your undefeated Washington Redskins (who cares if it’s just preseason, it’s still nice to hear!) head into their third preseason game versus Baltimore on Thursday evening (kickoff is set for 8pm on ESPN), […]

Ryan Torain likely to miss next two preseason games

After initially being diagnosed with a “seven to 10 days” time frame to recover from a fractured bone in his left hand, it looks like Ryan Torain will miss the Redskins third preseason game (Thursday, August 25th, vs. Baltimore), in addition to this Friday’s match up vs. Indianapolis. Torain’s cast on his injured hand has […]

Redskins vs. Steelers preview: 5 things to look for

I gotta tell you: even with all the melodrama, twists & turns, on-again & off-again labor talks that drove most passionate fans absolutely crazy, it’s really damn exciting to know that, after last night, we’re going to have NFL football every single week until the middle of February. Now in reality, the Redskins preaseason opener […]