Posts Tagged ‘Tim Hightower’

Redskins WR Moss, RB Hightower injured in 33-20 loss to Panthers

Redskins wide receiver Santana Moss left Sunday’s game early with a left hand injury and did not return.  He had two catches for 17 yards against Carolina. Also, running back Tim Hightower says he does not believe he tore his ACL vs. the Panthers, according to Rich Campbell of the Washington Times.  Hightower had 17 carries […]

Redskins at Panthers Friday Injury Report

Washington Out: TE Chris Cooley (finger, knee), CB Byron Westbrook (hamstring), T Trent Williams (ankle) Questionable: S Oshiomogho Atogwe (knee), CB Phillip Buchanon (neck), WR Donte Stallworth (hamstring) Probable: WR Anthony Armstrong (hamstring), CB DeAngelo Hall (toe), RB Tim Hightower (shoulder) Carolina Doubtful: LB Omar Gaither (knee), S Jordan Pugh (head) Probable: TE Greg Olsen […]

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 […]

Eagles at Redskins Friday Injury Report

Philadelphia Out: DE Trent Cole (calf), T Jason Peters (hamstring) Questionable: T King Dunlap (back) Probable: S Nate Allen (knee), WR Jason Avant (hip), DT Cullen Jenkins (tricep), T Winston Justice (knee), S Jarrad Page (stinger), DE Juqua Parker (ankle), WR Steve Smith (knee), DE Darryl Tapp (pectoral) Washington Questionable: WR Anthony Armstrong (hamstring), CB […]

Chris Cooley has a “little setback” in recovery from knee injury

Tight End Chris Cooley, who missed time throughout training camp and the preseason while trying to rest his injured knee, experienced what head coach Mike Shanahan referred to as a “little setback” this week, and his availability for this Sunday’s game against Philadelphia is now in question. Cooley had fluid drained from his knee this […]

Figuring out the Running Back rotation

It took an highly productive and highly impressive outing for running back Ryan Torain to remind us of what he’s done for us in the past, and what he’s capable of doing, when healthy. In his first action of 2011, Torain ran for 135 yards (a season high for any Redskins running back) and a […]

Shanahan considered benching Hightower for Torain

Chris Russell of ESPN980 in Washington reports Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said he nearly replaced running back Tim Hightower in Monday night’s loss to the Cowboys in favor of Ryan Torain because Hightower kept slipping. “I got a lot of belief in Ryan Torain,” Shanahan said. In 2008, Shanahan drafted Torain in the fifth round out of Arizona State […]

We Want Dallas

Watching the Redskins in person is a unique experience. Hearing the chants of “WE WANT DALLAS!” reverberate through the stadium can give any Skins fan goose bumps. While belting out the Dallas chant, a sense of pride that has been missing for far to long swept over FedEx. Heading into the Monday clash in Texas, […]