Posts Tagged ‘New York Giants’

The Redskins march to the playoffs (and the NFC East title?)

If I told you roughly six weeks ago that we’d be seriously discussing the Redskins making a playoff push in December, you’d either laugh at me or call me a blind homer with cult-like devotion. What a difference a month-and-a-half makes! After beating the Baltimore Ravens last Sunday — and let me tell you: this […]

OT Jammal Brown placed on Physically Unable to Perform list

Per Mike Jones of the Washington Post, from their “Football Insider” blog: Redskins coach Mike Shanahan confirmed that tackle Jammal Brown has been placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list because of an injury to his hip. Shanahan said Brown was running well yesterday afternoon, but aggravated the hip during his “sixth or seventh […]

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 […]

The Redskins vs. The Bills preview: Accepting Reality and Moving Forward

It goes without saying that the Redskins loss against Carolina last Sunday was easily their worst loss of this 2011 season. Not only was it their first loss by double-digit points (their previous biggest margin of defeat was seven points, courtesy of Philadelphia the week before), but they trailed by double-digit points for the entire […]

Good Rex, Bad Rex, Goodbye Rex, and Good Riddance, Rex

Rex Grossman was not the answer at Quarterback for the Washington Redskins. He never was, and now he certainly never will be, either. Let’s be honest: we knew he wasn’t the answer at quarterback last December, when he was promoted over Donovan McNabb. We knew he wasn’t the answer when Mike Shanahan turned the preseason […]

Redskins win their season opener, defeat the New York Giants 28-14

The six game winning streak that the New York Giants held over the Washington Redskins – one that’s spanned for almost four years – is now officially over. After being down 14-7 just before halftime, the Redskins scored 21 unanswered points, and held the Giants to zero points in the second half, winning by a […]

Redskins-Giants Week One Injury Report

REDSKINS Out: S LaRon Landry (hamstring) Quesitonable: S O.J. Atogwe (hamstring), WR Brandon Banks (knee), TE Chris Cooley (knee), WR Donte Stallworth (shoulder), RB Ryan Torain (hand) GIANTS Out: CB Prince Amukamara (foot), LB Jonathan Goff (knee), DE Osi Umenyiora (knee) Questionable: TE Travis Beckum (hamstring), DE Justin Tuck (foot)

Report: Redskins reach deal with DT Barry Cofield

Via our friends at CSNWashington.com: According to a Denver television report, the Redskins reached a six-year contract agreement with former Giants defensive lineman Barry Cofield. Free agents can’t sign their prospective deals until Friday night. Although Cofield played in a 4-3 scheme with the Giants, the Redskins thought enough of him to give him a […]