Posts Tagged ‘New Orleans Saints’

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 […]

OT Jammal Brown has additional surgery, out 4-6 more weeks

Redskins offensive tackle Jammal Brown had yet another surgery on his troublesome injured hip last Thursday, and the procedure is expected to keep him out for an additional 4-6 weeks, per Mike Jones of the Washington Post. Brown indicated to media that the surgery to repair torn ligaments “went well,” but the earliest he’ll be […]

Injuries to Brian Orakpo and Brandon Meriweather not deemed "serious"

Among the fallout in the Washington Redskins preseason loss to the Chicago Bears was the injuries to linebacker Brian Orakpo and safety Brandon Meriweather. According to various reports in the Washington Post today, neither player has sustained major injuries. (though he likely won”t see any more playing time during the preseason), but Meriweather”s timetable for […]

Redskins 2012 Schedule Officially Released

Image & schedule courtesy of ESPN.com The 2012 NFL regular season schedule was announced this evening at 7:00pm EST, meaning that the 2012 schedule for the Washington Redskins was also revealed. The Redskins will play six of their first nine games of the season on the road, including opening the season with road games against […]

Redskins could pursue top Wide Receiver options in Free Agency

Courtesy of Mark Maske — one of the best in the business — of the Washington Post: The Washington Redskins are making plans to add a high-profile wide receiver in an NFL free agent market that has them in abundance, according to several people familiar with the team’s deliberations. Maske tops the list of potential […]

The Pundit’s Playoff Preview, Round 1

So we’ve come upon that time of the season where us Redskins fans have absolutely nothing to talk about … at least until free agency time, when we get to renew our title as “Offseason Champs.” In the meantime, lets take a look at the teams who are actually still playing football. Here’s my breakdown […]

Pair To Miss Redskins Game vs. Saints

A pair of defensive players will miss the Washington Redskins–New Orleans Saints game on Sunday – starting safety Reed Doughty and linebacker Marcus Washington; Doughty has a stomach virus while Washington is suffering from a hamstring injury.  Rookie S Chris Horton will replace Doughty while H.B. Blades will take Washington’s spot.

Redskins Two A Day Workouts Continue

Players for the Redskins are earning their paychecks this time of year.  Two-a-day workouts in blistering heat isn’t easy.  Pro Bowl tight end Chris Cooley sponsored some physically disabled children some presents and, perhaps more importantly, some of his precious time.  Cooley says he patterns the effort after one he did with Drew Brees, quarterback of […]