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  1. Taylor trade gets thumbs up in media

    Jul 21, 2008, 12:27 PM EDT

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    The trade of Jason Taylor to the Washington Redskins is being hailed as a master stroke by many in the national and local media. Peter King on SI.com wrote, “I have to hand it to Snyder and Cerrato. This was a very good trade for them.” King, a noted Skins basher, raved on: The reason…

  2. Taylor trade gets thumbs up in media

    Jul 21, 2008, 8:27 AM EDT

    The trade of Jason Taylor to the Washington Redskins is being hailed as a master stroke by many in the national and local media. Peter King on SI.com wrote, “I have to hand it to Snyder and Cerrato. This was a very good trade for them.” King, a noted Skins basher, raved on: The reason…

  3. Taylor deal a short-term fix

    Jul 21, 2008, 12:11 AM EDT

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    I don’t usually like to do pull quotes from something I wrote just a few hours ago, but I’ll make an exception in this case: From this article posted today a 4:16 PM EDT: Trading for Jason Taylor and giving up a conditional fifth-round pick and having him work his contract to a cap-friendly deal…

  4. Skins pull the trigger on Taylor

    Jul 20, 2008, 10:54 PM EDT

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    According to multiple sources, the Redskins have traded for Miami defensive end Jason Taylor. It appears that the cost—reported to be a second-round pick in 2009 and a sixth-rounder in 2010—was quite steep for a player who has said he will play for one more season. More coming.

  5. Buzbee out, Smoot limps off

    Jul 20, 2008, 9:47 PM EDT

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    The Washington Redskins lost a second defensive end for the season today as it was announced that Alex Buzbee ruptured his right Achilles’ tendon during the afternoon practice. Phillip Daniels went out in the morning practice with an injured ACL. Unlike Daniels, who was a projected starter, Buzbee was a long shot to make the…

  6. Daniels out for the season—Taylor coming in his place?

    Jul 20, 2008, 8:16 PM EDT

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    According to Jason Reid at the Post, Washington Redskins defensive end Phillip Daniels is indeed out for the season. John Clayton at ESPN reported that it was an ACL injury to his left knee. Clayton also said that the phone lines between Ashburn and Miami have started to hum to try to work out a…

  7. Taylor deal a short-term fix

    Jul 20, 2008, 8:11 PM EDT

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    I don’t usually like to do pull quotes from something I wrote just a few hours ago, but I’ll make an exception in this case: From this article posted today a 4:16 PM EDT: Trading for Jason Taylor and giving up a conditional fifth-round pick and having him work his contract to a cap-friendly deal…

  8. Skins pull the trigger on Taylor

    Jul 20, 2008, 6:54 PM EDT

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    According to multiple sources, the Redskins have traded for Miami defensive end Jason Taylor. It appears that the cost—reported to be a second-round pick in 2009 and a sixth-rounder in 2010—was quite steep for a player who has said he will play for one more season. More coming.

  9. Daniels dinged

    Jul 20, 2008, 6:46 PM EDT

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    Washington Redskins defensive end Phillip Daniels was carted off the field during the team’s first training camp practice today with what was described as a hyper-extended left knee. According to various reports (WaPo, AP), he was hurt during the first play of seven-on-seven drills. This doesn’t make any sense, as defensive linemen don’t participate in…

  10. Buzbee out, Smoot limps off

    Jul 20, 2008, 5:47 PM EDT

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    The Washington Redskins lost a second defensive end for the season today as it was announced that Alex Buzbee ruptured his right Achilles’ tendon during the afternoon practice. Phillip Daniels went out in the morning practice with an injured ACL. Unlike Daniels, who was a projected starter, Buzbee was a long shot to make the…

  11. Daniels out for the season—Taylor coming in his place?

    Jul 20, 2008, 4:16 PM EDT

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    According to Jason Reid at the Post, Washington Redskins defensive end Phillip Daniels is indeed out for the season. John Clayton at ESPN reported that it was an ACL injury to his left knee. Clayton also said that the phone lines between Ashburn and Miami have started to hum to try to work out a…

  12. Daniels dinged

    Jul 20, 2008, 2:46 PM EDT

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    Washington Redskins defensive end Phillip Daniels was carted off the field during the team’s first training camp practice today with what was described as a hyper-extended left knee. According to various reports (WaPo, AP), he was hurt during the first play of seven-on-seven drills. This doesn’t make any sense, as defensive linemen don’t participate in…

  13. Thanks

    Jul 19, 2008, 5:16 PM EDT

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    It’s been a tough week for me and for my family. The difficulty has been eased, however, by the outpouring of sympathy that has come from all of you. Words can’t really express the gratitude we feel to all of you for taking a moment to write us a note and for keeping us in…

  14. Thanks

    Jul 19, 2008, 1:16 PM EDT

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    It’s been a tough week for me and for my family. The difficulty has been eased, however, by the outpouring of sympathy that has come from all of you. Words can’t really express the gratitude we feel to all of you for taking a moment to write us a note and for keeping us in…

  15. Mom

    Jul 13, 2008, 2:04 AM EDT

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    Some of you reading this blog have met my father, Ty. He’s been to Hogfest a time or two and some of you have met him at our tailgate. Only a few of you have met my mother Mimi. She was the one who let Dad and I engage in all of these Redskins-related activities…

  16. Mom

    Jul 12, 2008, 10:04 PM EDT

    Some of you reading this blog have met my father, Ty. He’s been to Hogfest a time or two and some of you have met him at our tailgate. Only a few of you have met my mother Mimi. She was the one who let Dad and I engage in all of these Redskins-related activities…

  17. Redskins ink Reinhardt, release three

    Jul 11, 2008, 12:47 PM EDT

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    The Washington Redskins have signed their starting left guard for 2009 and beyond. Chad Reinhardt, the team’s third-round draft pick out of Northern Iowa, signed a four-year contract on Thursday. He got minimum salaries for the four years, as is typical for a third-round pick, plus a signing bonus of slightly over $600,000. There are…

  18. Redskins ink Reinhardt, release three

    Jul 11, 2008, 8:47 AM EDT

    The Washington Redskins have signed their starting left guard for 2009 and beyond. Chad Reinhardt, the team’s third-round draft pick out of Northern Iowa, signed a four-year contract on Thursday. He got minimum salaries for the four years, as is typical for a third-round pick, plus a signing bonus of slightly over $600,000. There are…

  19. Is Favre a good fit for the Redskins?

    Jul 8, 2008, 2:09 AM EDT

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    If Brett Favre was to enter the market as an unrestricted free agent, would the Washington Redskins consider bringing him in? Should they? I didn’t consider this at all when the news that Favre had inquired with the Green Bay Packers about the possibility of a return last week. Wake me when it’s over, I…

  20. Is Favre a good fit for the Redskins?

    Jul 7, 2008, 10:09 PM EDT

    If Brett Favre was to enter the market as an unrestricted free agent, would the Washington Redskins consider bringing him in? Should they? I didn’t consider this at all when the news that Favre had inquired with the Green Bay Packers about the possibility of a return last week. Wake me when it’s over, I…

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