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Redskins Select Jonathan Allen of Alabama with 17th Pick of the 2017 NFL Draft

The Redskins got a player they never felt they would have the chance to take on Thursday night in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft, as they were able to select Alabama defensive end Jonathan Allen with the 17th pick. Allen ended up being available due to a number of circumstances in the […]

Redskins Coach Jay Gruden Takes the Blame for the Upset Loss to the Panthers

The Washington Redskins were upset by the Carolina Panthers last night and according to Jay Gruden coaching was an issue, John Keim of ESPN.com reports. “We were flat out-coached,” Redskins coach Jay Gruden said. “There’s no question about that. We weren’t as ready as I would have liked to have been. We didn’t execute like […]

Redskins Run Over Eagles 27-20 for Fourth Straight Win

Kirk Cousins threw for 263 yards and two touchdowns and the Redskins ran roughshod over one of the NFL’s top defenses in a 27-20 victory over the Eagles on Sunday. The three-headed running attack of Matt Jones, Robert Kelley and Chris Thompson combined for 231 yards and a touchdown as the Redskins (4-2) won their […]

Hopkins Five Field Goals Helps Redskins Earn First Win 29-27 Over Giants

All the Washington Redskins needed to avoid a dreaded 0-3 start was a couple of fourth-quarter interceptions by backups and five field goals from a guy who had never made that many in a game. Dustin Hopkins kicked a 37-yard field goal with 1:51 to play and the defending NFC East champion Redskins got a […]

Redskins Fall to 0-2; Lose at Home to Cowboys 27-23

Discussing Dak Prescott after the rookie quarterback’s first NFL victory, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones managed to throw in references to folks such as Troy Aikman, Tom Brady and Ben Roethlisberger — QBs with nine Super Bowl victories combined. Not bad company for a guy who was a fourth-round draft pick and is only playing […]

Redskins Beat Up at Home in Opener by Steelers 38-16

The Washington Redskins wanted to see more from quarterback Kirk Cousins this season. Could he repeat his success from 2015? One game in — a 38-16 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Monday night — and all he and the Redskins repeated was a disturbing trend from last season: the failure to beat a really […]

Redskins RB Matt Jones Questionable But Expects to Play Monday

Running back Matt Jones is listed as questionable but expects to play for the Redskins in their season opener Monday night against the Steelers, the Associated Press reports. Jones is almost fully healed after separating his left shoulder Aug. 19 and is confident he’ll be 100 percent by game time. He has been a full […]

Breaking Down the First Three Games of the Redskins 2016 Season

The Redskins are coming off a NFC East title, and while many still seem to think it was a one-year wonder, there’s plenty of reason that the Redskins can repeat and make an even longer playoff run in 2016. Today we take a look at part of the early Redskins schedule, and examine their first […]