Posts Tagged ‘Mike Shanahan’

RG3 could be ready for 2013 opener after reconstructive surgery

Via this morning: Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will undergo total reconstructive surgery of his right knee early Wednesday morning to repair torn anterior cruciate and lateral collateral ligaments, but he is expected to be ready for the opener of the 2013 NFL regular season, according to team sources familiar with the determination made […]

OT Jammal Brown to miss remainder of 2012 season

Redskins offensive tackle Jammal Brown’s 2012 season is over, well before it ever got started. Via ProFootballTalk.com: The [Redskins] announced Wednesday that Brown will not be activated from the physically unable to perform list. This week is the deadline to activate players from the list, so Brown will not play at all for the team […]

NFL Week Twelve Preview – Washington at Dallas

It”s the annual Thanksgiving game in Dallas Thursday, and this time around it”s two old foes in the Redskins and Cowboys doing battle in Big D. The Cowboys escaped after being down 13-0 last week at half to the Browns, and are seeking a third consecutive victory overall and a seventh in eight meetings with […]

Redskins Pound Foles and the Eagles 31-6 to Break Three-Game Losing Streak

For the first time in the past couple of weeks, it was fun to be a Redskins fan again. Sunday the Skins took out a few weeks of loses and frustrations, pounding the Eagles, who just seem lost and disinterested, for a 31-6 win. The win snapped the Redskins’ remarkable eight-game losing streak against rookie […]

Mike Shanahan Gives Up on 2012 – Ready to Audition Players

Playoffs!? Don’t talk about Playoffs! Those were the famous words of former Saints and Colts coach Jim Mora, who has been quoted about a billion times anyone starts talking about the postseason before it happens. Turns out that Redskins coach Mike Shanahan is not only not thinking about the playoffs, he’s already got his sights […]

Safety Brandon Meriweather to Miss About a Week

Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said that safety Brandon Meriweather re-injured the MCL and PCL in his left knee during his pre-game collision with Aldrick Robinson in Sunday, Mike Jones of the Washington Post reports. Meriweather is expected to miss at least a week of action. He has yet to make his regular season debut.

Redskins sign RB Ryan Grant, place RB Roy Helu Jr. on IR

The Redskins agreed to terms with free agent running back Ryan Grant today, according to various reports. Grant will likely bolster the depth chart at running back behind Alfred Morris, who is firmly entrenched as the team’s starter, and currently 9th in the NFL in total rushing yards. Grant indicated his familiarity with the zone […]

Redskins lose LB Brian Orakpo and DE Adam Carriker for remainder of 2012

Literally adding injury to insult: news has emerged today that the Redskins have lost linebacker Brian Orakpo and defensive end Adam Carriker for the remainder of the 2012 season. Most fans expected Carriker to be lost for the season, after he was carted off the field during yesterday’s 31-28 loss to the St. Louis Rams. […]