Posts Tagged ‘London Fletcher’

Pro Bowl Review

It’s that time of year again. As the regular season winds down, above-average teams jockey to make the post-season. December can be one of the most exciting times of the season for fans whose teams have a shot at the playoffs. December can also be the least gratifying time of the season for fans of […]

Can the Redskins’ defense hold up against the Texans’ offensive weapons? Ask the Cowboys

The Washington Redskins defeated the Dallas Cowboys in the NFL season opener last week because the defense stepped up, forced mistakes, and took advantage of Dallas’ sloppy offensive play. While many football experts and fans alike picked the Cowboys as the preseason favorite to go all the way, AOL Fan House’s David Whitley aptly pointed […]

Should the Skins Give Fletcher a Break During Camp?

The Washington Times today has an opinion about the Skins this training camp taking it easy on veteran London Fletcher: Will London Fletcher ever start to show signs of slowing down? The middle linebacker enters the year with 135 consecutive starts, fifth on the active list, and was again a tackling machine in 2008 with […]

LB Fletcher Says He Intends to Play Sunday

From: Washington Post Redskins LB London Fletcher is not practicing because of his injured foot but is expected to play. RT Jon Jansen is expected to test his sprained knee at the end of the week and put some weight on it, but Zorn said if he is not able to practice regularly this week […]

Fletcher Ticked About Not Making Pro Bowl

From: ProFootballTalk.com Many NFL players treat playing in the Pro Bowl as more of a chore than an honor. But if it’s a chore, it’s a chore that Redskins linebacker London Fletcher wishes he could have. Fletcher is angry that he has been a starter for 10 years, hasn’t missed a game and usually leads […]

Fans Vote in Nine Redskins to the Pro Bowl

The Redskins put together a rather aggressive marketing campaign for the Pro Bowl, and it worked, as they won out on nine of 19 positions for the NFC. Tallies released by the league Thursday show the Redskins on top where serious Pro Bowl consideration is deserved (middle linebacker London Fletcher) and where it’s not (kicker […]

Redskins Training Camp Continues

The arrival in training camp of veteran defensive end Jason Taylor promises to help take some of the heat off linebackers like London Fletcher under defensive coordinator Greg Blache.  Fletcher says he likes the blend of old formations and new that Blache is implementing.  Fletcher and his wife are celebrating the birth of their second […]

Taylor Practices For First Time With Redskins

Jason Taylor worked out for the first time with the Redskins.  The Pro Bowl defensive end says he kind of felt like a first-year player.  He says he recognized offensive lineman Todd Wade, with whom he used to play, and sat with him.  And, he’s looking forward to getting acquainted with his new surroundings as a […]