Washington Redskins

October 22, 2013 - 5:11 am
Former Patriots and current Washington safety Brandon Meriweather was suspended two games without pay for repeatedly violating the NFL's rules regarding illegal hits to the head and neck of "defenseless players." The NFL made the decision to suspend the two-time Pro Bowler on Monday after...
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November 19, 2012 - 1:08 pm
Former Patriots safety Brandon Meriweather , a two-time Pro Bowler, suffered a season-ending tear of the ACL in his right knee in his first and only game of the 2012 season for the Washington Redskins . Meriweather, who signed with Washington as a free agent this spring, had missed all of the...
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October 10, 2012 - 11:41 am
Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III has been cleared to play and is practicing with the team. The Redskins expect him to start Sunday against the Vikings. Griffin went through the NFL concussion protocol and was cleared to play Wednesday. He was injured Sunday and left the game with a mild...
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October 08, 2012 - 8:14 am
Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III suffered a '€œmild concussion'€ Sunday after a hit by Falcons linebacker Sean Weatherspoon . Griffin reportedly did not know the score of the game or what quarter it was following the hit. Griffin left the pocket and tried to run up the sideline...
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August 02, 2011 - 8:08 am
Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan said that Rex Grossman will report to training camp Tuesday night, and the team tweeted that the nine-year veteran is expected to sign a free agent contract to return to Washington. In his first year in the nation's capital, Grossman took over for Donovan McNabb...
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December 22, 2010 - 9:55 am
Redskins quarterback Donovan McNabb said that he told coach Mike Shanahan he would like to remain in Washington and in a Redskins uniform next season, The Washington Post reports. McNabb was benched last weekend in favor of Rex Grossman . McNabb told Shanahan Tuesday he '€œdoesn'€™t want to go...
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November 21, 2010 - 12:27 pm
Washington running back Clinton Portis returned to action on Sunday against the Titans and left the field while re-injuring his groin . Portis had missed the past five games with the injury and had five carries for 32 yards before leaving the game. The extent of Portis' injury is unknown.
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November 15, 2010 - 10:46 am
According to ESPN NFL Insider Michael Smith Monday , the Washington Redskins and Donovan McNabb have agreed to a five-year extension, for $78 million, with $40 million guaranteed. If accurate, the deal would pay the 33-year-old (he turns 34 next week) slightly less than Tom Brady will receive from...
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November 15, 2010 - 5:54 am
NFL Network's Jason La Confora tweeted Monday morning that Redskins running back Clinton Portis is scheduled to be inactive for the Monday night game against the Eagles. La Confora's report is in agreement with the Washington Post's feeling that Portis is "doubtful" for the game . Portis has been...
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October 24, 2010 - 1:22 pm
Chicago quarterback Jay Cutler was harassed by Washington cornerback DeAngelo Hall in Sunday'€™s matchup between the Bears and Redskins. Hall was the beneficiary of four Cutler interceptions, tying an NFL single-game record in Washington'€™s 17-14 win in Chicago. Hall returned a third-quarter...
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