Posts Tagged ‘shaun alexander’

Skins Waive RB Shaun Alexander

Today the Redskins waived running back and former MVP Shaun Alexander just more than a month after they brought him to the team. Alexander, 31, was added by Washington in mid-October, after being waived by Seattle in the offseason, to serve as a backup to Clinton Portis. Alexander played in four games, rushing 11 times […]

Preview: Skins Look to Stop the Hawks Out West

From: The Sports Network Back-to-back losses for the first time this year have the Washington Redskins fading in the NFC playoff picture. Currently holding the final Wild Card slot in the conference, Washington heads across the country this weekend to take on the Seattle Seahawks at Qwest Field. Washington began the season 4-1, announcing itself […]

Redskins to Host Former Hawks RB Alexander Tuesday

It appears that former NFL MVP Shaun Alexander has finally found a new home. Maybe. Reports from NFL Networks Adam Schefter has Alexander taking a trip to Washington tomorrow, and if he passes the teams physical, he may be signed by the end of the day. There has been little to no interest in Alexander, […]

Skins, Seahawks Kick Off NFL Wild Card Weekend

The NFL’s wild card weekend begins Saturday afternoon in the Northwest as the  Redskins battle the Seattle Seahawks at Qwest Field.  The Redskins look to carry their late-season momentum into the Emerald City, having won their final four games of the regular season to overtake the Minnesota Vikings for the final playoff spot in the […]

Redskins Resume Drills Today In Preparation Of Seattle

This is the day the Redskins head back to the office to gear up for Saturday’s NFC wild card playoff showdown in Seattle.  The Seahawks are sixth in the league in points allowed.  Quarterback Matt Hasselbeck is directing a sound air attack and Shaun Alexander is a healthy running back again.  Gregg Williams says Seattle […]