Aug 6, 2013, 9:29 AM EDT
Here is the latest from the Redskins via Twitter: Due to rain, the morning walkthrough session of today’s open practices are CLOSED to the public. #Redskins will practice elsewhere. — Redskins (@Redskins) August 6, 2013 At this point, no change has been made to afternoon practice schedule. Gates will open at 1 PM for 3:20…
Aug 6, 2013, 5:27 AM EDT
RICHMOND—Here is what you need to know on this Tuesday, August 6, two days before the Redskins open their preseason against the Titans. Cousins will pull extra duty in preseason Kirk Cousins is in an odd spot. Since Robert Griffin III is only a partial participant in training camp practices, Cousins is the No. 1…
Aug 5, 2013, 6:07 PM EDT
We’re going to try something different today, a look at today’s practice through the tweets of Tandler and Tarik, your CSNwashington.com Redskins coverage team. Not quite Saturday but another solid crowd here in #RVA #RedskinsTalk pic.twitter.com/1KkjuWJePY — Rich Tandler (@Rich_TandlerCSN) August 5, 2013 Chris Thompson also in pads (a good sign for him). #RedskinsTalk pic.twitter.com/vZEc4bjMhn…
Aug 5, 2013, 1:52 PM EDT
RICHMOND—Robert Griffin III isn’t going to retire any time soon, hopefully not until sometime around the 2030 season. But he may want to have a future as a coach and it looks like he wants to start training for it on Thursday. During his Monday press conference, the rehabbing quarterback was asked how he would…
Aug 5, 2013, 11:25 AM EDT
RICHMOND—The Redskins and their fans should get a glimpse of what might have been on Thursday when Jake Locker starts at quarterback for the Titans. Going into the 2011 draft, there was plenty of chatter that Mike Shanahan was enamored with the athletic Locker going back to the quarterback’s sophomore year with the Washington Huskies.…
Aug 5, 2013, 4:55 AM EDT
RICHMOND—Here is what you need to know on this Monday, August 5, three days before the Redskins open their preseason against the Titans. Starting the next phase The Redskins are transitioning into the second stage of their training camp. After nine days of practices in a 10-day span and doing nothing but hitting each other…
Aug 4, 2013, 7:08 AM EDT
RICHMOND—Here is what you need to know on this Sunday, August 4, four days before the Redskins play the Titans in their preseason opener. That Was the Week That Was —The Redskins have just three full practices next week and so don’t look for any major changes to what Robert Griffin III does. Mike Shanahan…
Aug 3, 2013, 9:21 PM EDT
It’s crowded at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center already and we’re still a ways from the start of the Fan Appreciation Day activities. If you’re planning on coming, be patient. Yeah, it’s already packed. #RedskinsTalk #RedskinsRVA pic.twitter.com/ZhCju6rNrz — Rich Tandler (@Rich_TandlerCSN) August 3, 2013 Even the end zone. #RedskinsTalk #RedskinsRVA pic.twitter.com/BxLp1dMe0Q — Rich…
Aug 3, 2013, 4:17 PM EDT
RICHMOND—It was Fan Appreciation Day, it was crowded, and it was hot. And they had a lively two-hour practice to wrap up the week in Richmond. —The Redskins practiced in full pads for the first time on Saturday. Under Mike Shanahan the team has usually practices in shorts but with new rules requiring players to…
Aug 3, 2013, 5:53 AM EDT
RICHMOND—Here is what you need to know on this Saturday, August 3, five days before the Redskins open their preseason against the Titans. Will Barnett play special teams? Usually, backup linebackers play special teams. They are some of the best athletes on the team and have a combination of size and speed that makes the…
Aug 2, 2013, 3:18 PM EDT
RICHMOND—And now there are ten. The Redskins put out their media release for their first preseason game and in the mountain of information there is a chart that tells you when each current member of the team joined the Redskins and how they came into the league. The chart reveals that we are one away…
Aug 2, 2013, 2:35 PM EDT
RICHMOND—The depth chart at right tackle is perfectly clear. Well, sort of anyway. “You take a look at our tackle situation and I think it is very obvious to everybody who is first, second and third team right now, but there’s a lot of different scenarios that can occur,” Mike Shanahan said this week. So…
Aug 2, 2013, 6:00 AM EDT
RICHMOND—Here is what you need to know on this Friday, August 2, six days before the Redskins open their preseason against the Titans. Don’t worry about Meriweather–yet The Redskins have had seven days of training camp practices and Brandon Meriweather has participated in very few of them. Although the starting strong safety often dresses in…
Aug 1, 2013, 2:13 PM EDT
RICHMOND—Was Nick Barnett brought in to be London Fletcher’s successor? First, let’s establish that we don’t know for sure if Fletcher is going to go anywhere next year. He has not addressed the issue of retirement and he probably won’t do so until after the season is over. But Fletcher will be 39 by the…
Aug 1, 2013, 4:52 AM EDT
RICHMOND—Here is what you need to know on this Thursday, August 1, seven days before the Redskins open their preseason against the Titans. Redskins short handed but have enough to get by According to the NFL, the Redskins have 90 players on their roster. But truth be told they are working with fewer than that.…
Jul 31, 2013, 6:43 PM EDT
RICHMOND—We’re in Day 6 of training camp and after a while the regular practice reports, while they are fun to do, all start to sound alike. So I thought I’d do something different today—focus on one player. It would have to be someone who would do enough during practice to fill up a whole post.…
Jul 31, 2013, 1:48 PM EDT
RICHMOND–You know, those of us in the media might be guilty of fawning over Robert Griffin III sometimes. But then you see a picture like this, Griffin getting a kiss from 99-year-old Georgia Poole of Prince George County in Virginia and you relize that maybe you can’t say too many good things about the guy.
Jul 31, 2013, 12:44 PM EDT
RICHMOND–Some might think that Pierre Garçon has it made. He signed a $42 million free agent contract with the Redskins a year ago. His value to the team was pretty clearly established last year when they went 9-1 with him in the lineup and 1-5 without him. But Garçon apparently believes that he still has…
Jul 31, 2013, 5:56 AM EDT
RICHMOND—Here is what you need to know on this Tuesday, July 30, nine days before the Redskins open their preseason against the Titans. Kerrigan seeks to improve consistency Ryan Kerrigan was asked yesterday what he wants to work on and improve this season. The third-year linebacker wants to develop more pass-rushing moves to bring some…
Jul 30, 2013, 6:52 PM EDT
RICHMOND—The Redskins got Day 5 of their 2013 training camp under their belts today under mostly sunny skies and humidity and temperatures that are starting to feel more like the norms in late July here. —The highlight play of the day came early. Santana Moss made a one handed catch of a Robert Griffin III…
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