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Depth At Quarterback? Why Would That Matter?

The ballyhoo surrounding the Kirk Cousins pick has fired me up. I haven’t had the chance to write as much as I would have liked, however, this pick and its negative responses all around the league have angered me enough to where I can’t stay “silent” much longer. I have expressed my disdain for the […]

Redskins Release Last Years Leading Pass Catcher – WR Jabar Gaffney

As teams say hello to their rookies and undrafted free agents, it means the end for others. Today the Redskins said “so long” to a veteran, as they released veteran pass catcher Jabar Gaffney, their leading receiver last season. Gaffney made 68 catches for 947 yards and five touchdowns in 2011, setting career highs in […]

Redskins Waive RB Ryan Torain

The Washington Redskins have waived running back Ryan Torain, Chris Russell of ESPN 980 in Washington reports. In two seasons with the Redskins, Torain started 12 of 18 games and had 213 carries for 942 yards and five touchdowns with 24 receptions for 148 yards and two touchdowns out of the backfield. Torain had fallen behind […]

Redskins Make Roster Moves

The Washington Redskins have promoted tight end Rob Myers and defensive lineman Doug Worthington from the practice squad to the 53-man roster, Chuck Carroll of Football News Now reports. Tight end Dominique Byrd was released to make room on the 53-man roster for both Myers and Worthington. The Redskins already had an open spot after placing […]

Redskins sign TE Quinn; place DL Baker on IR

The Washington Redskins signed former Denver Broncos second-round tight end Richard Quinn and placed defensive lineman Chris Baker on injured reserve, according to Aaron Wilson of Quinn was waived by the Broncos this year due to a knee injury. Quinn has also worked out for the New York Giants, San Francisco 49ers and the New […]

Redskins sign DT Chris Baker to active roster

The Washington Redskins have promoted defensive tackle Chris Baker from the practice squad, Mike Jones of The Washington Postreports. Originally signed by the Denver Broncos as an undrafted free agent out of Hampton in 2009, the 6-foot-2, 329-pound Baker appeared in one game for the Broncos as a rookie and another game last season for the Miami Dolphins. […]

Redskins release Choice; activate rookie Evan Royster

The Redskins have placed running back Tashard Choice on waivers, Rick Maese of The Washington Post reports. Claimed off waivers from the Cowboys earlier this month, Choice sat out the first two games with the Redskins with a hamstring injury before carrying the ball six times for seven yards and catching one pass for two yards against the […]

Redskins release safety Kareem Moore

According to Chris Russell of ESPN980 in Washington, D.C., the Redskins have released veteran safety Kareem Moore. The Redskins had until Wednesday to either activate Moore off the physically-unable-to-perform list or place him on waivers. Moore is 100 percent healthy and returned to practice on October 26.