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  1. Jansen restructures

    Feb 21, 2008, 1:14 PM EDT

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    Although nobody is calling him “The Rock” any more, the longest-tenured current Redskin will be staying around for while longer. Jon Jansen has agreed to restructure his contract. As most of us know, such a deal generally does not cost the player any money. A payment due to a player is reclassified from one category…

  2. Jansen restructures

    Feb 21, 2008, 9:14 AM EDT

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    Although nobody is calling him “The Rock” any more, the longest-tenured current Redskin will be staying around for while longer. Jon Jansen has agreed to restructure his contract. As most of us know, such a deal generally does not cost the player any money. A payment due to a player is reclassified from one category…

  3. Skins won’t be major players

    Feb 17, 2008, 11:39 PM EDT

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    In an interview on Redskins Radio on Friday (nicely summarized here by host Bram Weinstein) Vinny Cerrato said that the Redskins do not expect to be major players in free agency in 2008. The signing period is set to start on Friday, February 29. This is not exactly shocking news considering that it takes cap…

  4. Skins won’t be major players

    Feb 17, 2008, 7:39 PM EDT

    In an interview on Redskins Radio on Friday (nicely summarized here by host Bram Weinstein) Vinny Cerrato said that the Redskins do not expect to be major players in free agency in 2008. The signing period is set to start on Friday, February 29. This is not exactly shocking news considering that it takes cap…

  5. Smith takes OC job

    Feb 16, 2008, 1:27 AM EDT

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    Sherman Smith is coming to the Redskins as Jim Zorn’s offensive coordinator. After first informing the Titans that he was going to decline the offer and return to Tennessee, Smith had one more talk with Zorn. The Z-man, as Smith has continually called the Skins’ new head coach in interviews with the Washington Post, apparently…

  6. Smith takes OC job

    Feb 15, 2008, 9:27 PM EDT

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    Sherman Smith is coming to the Redskins as Jim Zorn’s offensive coordinator. After first informing the Titans that he was going to decline the offer and return to Tennessee, Smith had one more talk with Zorn. The Z-man, as Smith has continually called the Skins’ new head coach in interviews with the Washington Post, apparently…

  7. Going higher tech

    Feb 15, 2008, 1:53 PM EDT

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    Redskins.com has come up with a widget that lets you connect to the latest propag—I mean, latest news from Redskins Park. I suppose they would like it if I put it up at the top of every post or in the masthead or somewhere that it can always be seen so that they can deliver…

  8. Lloyd due roster bonus

    Feb 15, 2008, 12:49 PM EDT

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    Since I posted the article about Brandon Lloyd yesterday, a bit of new information was brought to my attention that is relevant to the decision regarding his future with the Redskins. He is due a $1.8 million roster bonus if he is still on the team as of July 15. Yes, you read that right.…

  9. Going higher tech

    Feb 15, 2008, 9:53 AM EDT

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    Redskins.com has come up with a widget that lets you connect to the latest propag—I mean, latest news from Redskins Park. I suppose they would like it if I put it up at the top of every post or in the masthead or somewhere that it can always be seen so that they can deliver…

  10. Lloyd due roster bonus

    Feb 15, 2008, 8:49 AM EDT

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    Since I posted the article about Brandon Lloyd yesterday, a bit of new information was brought to my attention that is relevant to the decision regarding his future with the Redskins. He is due a $1.8 million roster bonus if he is still on the team as of July 15. Yes, you read that right.…

  11. Brandon Lloyd: What are the options?

    Feb 14, 2008, 11:38 PM EDT

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    What will the Redskins do about Brandon Lloyd? The Redskins gave up two mid-round draft picks and $10 million guaranteed to get Lloyd from the 49ers prior to the 2006 season. All they have received in return is 25 catches for 379 yards and zero TD’s and an attitude that has ranged from lackadaisical to…

  12. Brandon Lloyd: What are the options?

    Feb 14, 2008, 7:38 PM EDT

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    What will the Redskins do about Brandon Lloyd? The Redskins gave up two mid-round draft picks and $10 million guaranteed to get Lloyd from the 49ers prior to the 2006 season. All they have received in return is 25 catches for 379 yards and zero TD’s and an attitude that has ranged from lackadaisical to…

  13. Ocho Cinco a No Go?

    Feb 14, 2008, 11:40 AM EDT

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    Chad Johnson in Maroon and Black, er, Burgundy and Gold? Not so fast. Bengals coach Marvin Lewis was fairly adamant in insisting that his team’s mercurial receiver would not be traded: “There will be no trade of Chad Johnson. . .No. 1, the guy has a contract through 2011, OK. No one within the Bengals…

  14. Ocho Cinco a No Go?

    Feb 14, 2008, 7:40 AM EDT

    Chad Johnson in Maroon and Black, er, Burgundy and Gold? Not so fast. Bengals coach Marvin Lewis was fairly adamant in insisting that his team’s mercurial receiver would not be traded: “There will be no trade of Chad Johnson. . .No. 1, the guy has a contract through 2011, OK. No one within the Bengals…

  15. Paralysis by analysis

    Feb 12, 2008, 2:30 AM EDT

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    I’ve been suffering from paralysis by analysis for the past 48 hours. Every since the hiring of Jim Zorn, I’ve been bookmarking articles about the hire and about the process, ready to pick them apart and point out the biases, the illogical and untrue statements, and the hypocrisy present in so many of them. But…

  16. The Zorn Supremecy

    Feb 12, 2008, 12:32 AM EDT

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    Jim Zorn is on the move again. A couple of weeks ago, he made the move from Seattle to Washington when he was hired away from the Seahawks to be the Redskins’ offensive coordinator. His next move won’t be very far in terms of distance—he’ll just be moving down the hall to a different, bigger…

  17. Paralysis by analysis

    Feb 11, 2008, 10:30 PM EDT

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    I’ve been suffering from paralysis by analysis for the past 48 hours. Every since the hiring of Jim Zorn, I’ve been bookmarking articles about the hire and about the process, ready to pick them apart and point out the biases, the illogical and untrue statements, and the hypocrisy present in so many of them. But…

  18. The Zorn Supremecy

    Feb 11, 2008, 8:32 PM EDT

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    Jim Zorn is on the move again. A couple of weeks ago, he made the move from Seattle to Washington when he was hired away from the Seahawks to be the Redskins’ offensive coordinator. His next move won’t be very far in terms of distance—he’ll just be moving down the hall to a different, bigger…

  19. Zorn Press Release

    Feb 9, 2008, 10:34 PM EDT

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    I don’t normally post entire press releases here, but this one has a lot of good quotes from Zorn and Gibbs and sheds a little light on the process in general and how it arrived at Zorn in particular. Jim Zorn, a veteran coach of 20 years and a renowned former NFL quarterback, today was…

  20. It’s Zorn

    Feb 9, 2008, 6:37 PM EDT

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    Jim Zorn got a quick promotion. He’s been named head coach of the Washington Redskins. More later.

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