Posts Tagged ‘sean taylor’

Thanks for the memories, Captain Chaos

Head coaches and general managers, when working in sync, are like chefs in a kitchen: if you expect them to cook you a meal (aka build a team), they’re going to do so with their own groceries (credit: Bill Parcells). The Redskins released Chris Cooley, one of the most beloved Redskins over the last decade, […]

Trial Date Set for Alleged Gunman in Taylor Slaying

The alleged gunman in the slaying of Redskins safety Sean Taylor will stand trial beginning April 16. A Miami judge set the date on Friday, moving along a process that has been years in the waiting. Taylor died a day after he was shot in his Miami area home Nov. 27, 2007. Eric Rivera Jr., […]

A “Lack of Talent” Show

Anyone who knows anything about NFL football knows that it’s no secret that the Redskins and their fanbase were the butt of numerous punchlines of jokes surrounding the Redskins throwing excessive amounts of money at big name players, and consistently contending for the “offseason championship” or “championship team on paper” title. Over the last 11 […]

Media Barred From Sean Taylor’s Murder Case Hearing

Reporters and cameras will be barred from a key evidence hearing in the case against four men accused of fatally shooting former Washington Redskins star Sean Taylor during a botched 2007 robbery at his home, a judge ruled Wednesday. Circuit Judge Dennis Murphy agreed with defense attorneys that the hearing on whether to allow purported […]

Reinstating the Draft

With the 13th overall pick in the upcoming draft, speculation and rumors about who the Redskins will chose have began to make their rounds. Will it be the explosive defensive end out of Texas? Maybe the Redskins will continue to shore up the O-line and go after the young offensive tackle from Alabama. Or just […]

Williams Stays Bonded To Sean Taylor, Redskins

Gregg Williams now is the defensive coordinator for the Jacksonville Jaguars and will be on the other end of the field Thursday night in Landover. That is where the Washington Redskins and the Jags will lower the curtain on their preseason schedules. Williams says he feels a special kinship to the Burgundy and Gold through […]

Sean Taylor Would Have Been 25 Yesterday

Emotions are running high at Redskins Park this week.  All Pro safety Sean Taylor would have turned 25 yesterday.  Instead, players, coaches, fans, friends and relatives are still reflecting on his senseless death this past November.  Taylor was gunned down in his suburban Miami home during what cops believe was a botched robbery attempt. 

Redskins’ Sean Taylor Honored At Pro Bowl

Tight end Chris Cooley and offensive lineman Chris Samuels of the Redskins honored fallen teammate Sean Taylor by wearing his number-21 jersey in the Pro Bowl.  Taylor was the first posthumously elected player to be selected to the game in NFL history.  He died November 27th after being shot in his own home during what police […]