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Washington Redskins FS Brandon Meriweather's ...
Aug 28, 2014
Rotoworld
Second-year pro Bacarri Rambo is expected to start during S Brandon Meriweather's two-game suspension.
Hogs Haven Aug 30, 2014
Brandon Meriweather's Two Game Suspension Appeal Denied

Brandon Meriweather's Two Game Suspension Appeal Denied

Brandon Meriweather will have to serve his two game suspension to start the season. Brandon Meriweather's appeal of his two game was supposed to be held yesterday according to Head Coach Jay Gruden. Today the decision was made public and his appeal was denied, which means Meriweather will not be able to have contact with the team until after Week 2. He will miss the season opener in Houston, and the home opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Meriweather will return to face the Eagles in Week 3. Brandon Meriweather’s 2-game suspension upheld by appeals officer Ted Cottrell. Cottrell...
Baltimore Sun Aug 30, 2014

Redskins' Meriweather loses appeal of two-game suspension for hit on Torrey Smith

Safety's suspension upheld by appeals officer Ted CottrellThe NFL has upheld Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather's two-game suspension for an illegal hit on Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith during the teams' preseason matchup.
CSN Washington Aug 30, 2014

Redskins' S Meriweather's suspension upheld by NFL

Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather will miss the first two games of the NFL regular season, as his suspension was upheld after an appeal by the NFL on Saturday.
Washington Post Aug 30, 2014

Redskins Blog: Meriweather’s two-game suspension upheld

Redskins strong safety Brandon Meriweather will serve his two-game suspension for an illegal hit to the head of Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith, the NFL announced Saturday afternoon. Ted Cottrell, the appeals officer jointly appointed by the NFL and NFL Players Association, ruled against Meriweather after reviewing the appeal presented by his representatives. Read full article >>

Meriweather’s two-game suspension upheld

Redskins strong safety Brandon Meriweather will serve his two-game suspension for an illegal hit to the head of Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith, the NFL announced Saturday afternoon. Ted Cottrell, the appeals officer jointly appointed by the NFL and NFL Players Association, ruled against Meriweather after reviewing the appeal presented by his representatives. Meriweather […]
Rotoworld Aug 28, 2014

Rambo to start in Meriweather's absence - Bacarri Rambo (DB) Washington Redskins

Second-year pro Bacarri Rambo is expected to start during S Brandon Meriweather's two-game suspension.

Meriweather’s suspension could shuffle Redskins’ defensive backfield

Given the two-game suspension of strong safety Brandon Meriweather, second-year player Baccari Rambo is expected to get plenty of work in Thursday’s preseason finale against Tampa Bay. Rambo is Coach Jon Gruden’s first option to fill in for Meriweather for the two regular-season games he’ll miss, the Sept. 7 season-opener at Houston and Sept. 14 […]
Washington Post Aug 28, 2014

Redskins Blog: Meriweather’s suspension could shuffle Redskins’ defensive backfield

Given the two-game suspension of strong safety Brandon Meriweather, second-year player Baccari Rambo is expected to get plenty of work in Thursday’s preseason finale against Tampa Bay. Rambo is Coach Jon Gruden’s first option to fill in for Meriweather for the two regular-season games he’ll miss, the Sept. 7 season-opener at Houston and Sept. 14 at FedEx Field, assuming the suspension isn’t overturned or reduced. Read full article >>
Baltimore Beatdown Aug 27, 2014

Torrey Smith at peace with illegal hit delivered by Brandon Meriweather

Torrey Smith is turning the other cheek. Torrey Smith can teach us something about turning the other cheek. He's hoping that his fellow league member won't miss two games. The Washington Redskins’ Brandon Meriweather is appealing the NFL’s decision to suspend the safety for the illegal hit he delivered on Smith last Saturday. In a recent Twitter conversation between Smith and former NFL wide out Plaxico Burress, Smith messaged the world that he’s at peace with the incident and sounded that he's grateful he didn't suffer a concussion. @plaxicoburress @Bmeriweather31 @NFL I don't...
Washington Post Aug 27, 2014

DC Sports Bog: NFL’s Troy Vincent explains Redskins’ Brandon Meriweather’s suspension

In the course of strongly defending suspended teammate Brandon Meriweather this week, Washington safety Ryan Clark also took a jab at Troy Vincent, the longtime defensive back who’s now the NFL executive vice president of football operations. Read full article >>
CSN Washington Aug 27, 2014

Torrey Smith on if Brandon Meriweather should be suspended

It's no surprise that Brandon Meriweather's teammates came to his defense after being suspended for his hit on Torrey Smith. But does Smith think the suspension was warranted?
Washington Post Aug 27, 2014

Redskins Blog: Trenton Robinson aims to capitalize with Redskins’ safety ranks thin

Brandon Meriweather’s impending two-game suspension has created the opportunity for second-year pro Bacarri Rambo to further prove himself to coaches. But he’s not the only player that could benefit from the situation. Read full article >>
Hogs Haven Aug 26, 2014
Ryan Clark Not Happy with Troy Vincent's Decision to Suspend Brandon Meriweather

Ryan Clark Not Happy with Troy Vincent's Decision to Suspend Brandon Meriweather

Ryan Clark has a few thoughts on former NFL player, and current NFL company man Troy Vincent. Redskins free safety Ryan Clark expressed some frustration towards Executive Vice President of Football Operations Troy Vincent. It was Vincent's job to review the hit on Raven's WR Torrey Smith that Brandon Meriweather was called for a hitting a defenseless receiver penalty. Vincent decided to suspend Meriweather for the 1st two games of the regular season.  You can see that hit below in case you forgot what it looked like: Meriweather also had a hit earlier in the game on Ravens RB...
CSN Washington Aug 26, 2014

Clark calls out NFL, Troy Vincent over Meriweather suspension

Ryan Clark is well-respected around the league, but he doesn't always respect its decisions. Clark didn't mince words while slamming the NFL's suspension of Brandon Meriweather.

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