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Roster battle: Assessing the competition among Redskins running backs thru two preseason games

Roster battle: Assessing the competition among Redskins running backs thru two preseason games

Derrius Guice is out for the year; Chris Thompson is a roster lock. Of the remaining backs competing for roster spots, who looks the best? The Redskins are holding running back tryouts in Asburn today because things are getting a little thin following a number of injuries, both major and minor. Here are the only 3 RBs able to work today (Kelley, Thompson and Bibbs) pic.twitter.com/ju8ahujD1l— John Keim (@john_keim) August 18, 2018 In addition to the running back losses we already knew about, Jay Gruden added another name to the list at his Saturday post-practice press...
Hogs Haven 15 hours ago
Jay Gruden Redskins Presser: Martez Carter waived/injured, 3 players signed

Jay Gruden Redskins Presser: Martez Carter waived/injured, 3 players signed

Jay Gruden gives updates after today's practice Jay Gruden spoke to the media after today's practice, the first one back at Ashburn after training camp ended this week. The Redskins have waived/injured RB Martez Carter, and only had three RBs healthy enough to practice(Rob Kelley, Chris Thompson, and Kapri Bibbs). Derrius Guice tore his ACL in the first preseason game. Samaje Perine and Byron Marshall injured their ankles on Thursday againt the Jets and will both miss some time. The Redskins also waived LB Jeff Knox and DE Jalen Wilkerson who were both signed by the team a week ago. The...
Houston Chronicle Aug 13, 2018

Texans WR-KR Chris Thompson recovering from concussion

Texans wide receiver and kick returner Chris Thompson has been sidelined with a concussion over this past week.
Hogs Haven Aug 11, 2018
Chris Thompson Chokes Back Tears While Addressing Guice Injury

Chris Thompson Chokes Back Tears While Addressing Guice Injury

The veteran tailback didn’t hold back when discussing the loss of the Redskins’ rookie for the season. One of the highlights of the 2017 season in Washington was the emergence of running back Chris Thompson as one of the premiere offensive weapons in Burgundy and Gold. His fifth full season in the league was a coming out of sorts, primarily for his role in the passing game where here tallied a career-high 51 yards per game through the air. He also established himself as perhaps Redskins’ best blocking back in pass protection as well. Thompson was on pace to set career highs in stats...
Hogs Haven Aug 11, 2018
Redskins place Derrius Guice on IR, sign 3 players

Redskins place Derrius Guice on IR, sign 3 players

The rooks season is over before it started The Redskins announced several roster moves following Thursday night's injury-filled preseason loss to the New England Patriots. Two players went on IR, one was waived/injured, and three players were signed. The biggest move is obviously Derrius Guice going to IR after tearing his ACL in the 1st quarter on a beautiful run. Guice's loss is a body blow to the Redskins and the fans who had sky-high hopes for the rookie RB this year. The Redskins could now be looking at a RB by committee situaion with Rob Kelley, Samaje Perine, Chris Thompson, and...
Hogs Haven Aug 11, 2018
Jay Gruden Redskins Presser: We could do RB by committee this year

Jay Gruden Redskins Presser: We could do RB by committee this year

Jay Gruden gives updates before today's practice. Jay Gruden was asked about the devastating loss of rookie RB Derrius Guice for the season with a torn ACL. He also gave injury updates on Matt Ioannidis, Trey Quinn, DaRon Payne, and Chris Thompson. The Redskins aren't looking to add a RB right now, and could go RB by committe this year. The Jets are coming to town tomorrow for joint practices leading up to the 2nd preseason game on Thursday. WATCH LIVE: Redskins head coach Jay Gruden speaks with the media ahead of day 12 of #SkinsCamp. https://t.co/X7YjC2d9xY— Washington Redskins...
Hogs Haven Aug 9, 2018
NFL Preseason: Washington Redskins vs New England Patriots

NFL Preseason: Washington Redskins vs New England Patriots

Redskins football is here! The preseason is finally here and there will be a Redskins football game on tonight! The Redskins take on the New England Patriots at 7:30pm. The Redskins will be missing several starters on offense(Trent Williams, Morgan Moses, Chris Thompson, Jamison Crowder), and will have a few more that will be limited if they play at all(Jordan Reed, Josh Doctson). This means a short Redskins debut for QB Alex Smith, and a whole lotta Colt McCoy! Redskins fans will have to wait a little longer to see 1st round pick Daron Payne on the field, but last year's top pick Jonathan...
Hogs Haven Aug 8, 2018
Washington Redskins vs New England Patriots Schedule, TV, Radio, Online Streaming, Odds, and more

Washington Redskins vs New England Patriots Schedule, TV, Radio, Online Streaming, Odds, and more

We're finally getting some Redskins football! The preseason is finally here and there will be a Redskins football game on tomorrow night! Washington travels north to face the team who fumbled the Super Bowl away, the New England Patriots. The Redskins will be missing several starters on offense(Trent Williams, Morgan Moses, Chris Thompson, Jamison Crowder), and will have a few more that will be limited if they play at all(Jordan Reed, Josh Doctson). This means a short Redskins debut for QB Alex Smith, and a whole lotta Colt McCoy! Redskins fans will have to wait a little longer to see 1st...
Hogs Haven Aug 6, 2018
Redskins release first unofficial roster depth chart

Redskins release first unofficial roster depth chart

Football is getting closer! Offense QB: Alex Smith, Colt McCoy, Kevin Hogan RB: Rob Kelley, Chris Thompson/Kapri Bibbs, Samaje Perine/Byron Marshall, Derrius Guice/Martez Carter FB: Elijah Wellman WR: Josh Doctson, Brian Quick, Simmie Cobbs Jr. WR: Jamison Crowder, Maurice Harris, Trey Quinn, Darvin Kidsy WR: Paul Richardson, Robert Davis, Cam Sims, Shay Fields TE: Jordan Reed, Vernon Davis, Jeremy Sprinkle/Matt Flanagan, Manasseh Gardner/Garrett Hudson LT: Trent Williams, Geron Christian, TJ Clemmings LG: Shawn Lauvao, Kyle Kalis, Isaiah Williams C: Chase Roullier, Tony Bergstrom,...
Hogs Haven Aug 5, 2018
Sunday Slop: Redskins camp battles and practice reports

Sunday Slop: Redskins camp battles and practice reports

A look at the top Redskins news of the day Practice Notes: Day 8 of camp | Redskins.com -- Second-string running backs saw opportunities to get first-team reps as well, with Rob Kelley and Samaje Perine seeing a significant amount in the rotation. Even Byron Marshall saw a couple first team reps. Notably left out of first team snaps was Martez Carter, who recently had a baby and had been absent from camp for the past couple days. Coach Gruden already articulated that he would be cautiously working Chris Thompson back in throughout preseason, stating that he would not be active during Week...
Hogs Haven Aug 5, 2018
Jay Gruden Presser: Chris Thompson won't play in Redskins preseason opener vs the Patriots

Jay Gruden Presser: Chris Thompson won't play in Redskins preseason opener vs the Patriots

Jay Gruden gives updates before today's practice. Jay Gruden gave more injury updates before today's practice. Chris Thompson will not play in the Redskins first preseason game on Thursday night against the New England Patriots. He is still not 100% after breaking his leg last year. Gruden also talked about why the team ramped up the intensity and tackling during yesterday's practice. WATCH LIVE: Redskins head coach Jay Gruden speaks to the media ahead of day nine of #SkinsCamp. https://t.co/xCzRE526Tm— Washington Redskins (@Redskins) August 5, 2018 Josh Doctson: Gruden expects...
Riggo's Rag Aug 5, 2018

Redskins RB Chris Thompson ruled out for first preseason game

The Redskins have a number of veteran players returning from injury this season. One such player has been ruled out for the team’s first preseason game of 2018. It’s been almost nine months since Washington Redskins third down back Chris Thompson suffered a fractured fibula against the New Orleans Saints, ending his 2017 campaign. The […] Redskins RB Chris Thompson ruled out for first preseason game - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Hogs Haven Aug 3, 2018
Daily Slop: Chris Thompson has high hopes for season; Special teams will be critical in determining roster battles

Daily Slop: Chris Thompson has high hopes for season; Special teams will be critical in determining roster battles

A collection of Redskins articles from around the web 100 Yards: Montae NicholsonRedskins safety Montae Nicholson joins Redskins.com's Perry Mattern for a 100-yard stroll Working his way back from injury, Thompson has high hopes for season | WTOPThe Redskins running back was having his best season when it ended in Week 11 due to a leg fracture. With training camp in full swing, he’s eager to work with a new quarterback and thinks “we’re capable of being the best.” The Redskins’ trash-talking defensive backs have their hands full with Alex Smith - The Washington...
WTOP Aug 1, 2018

Redskins’ Thompson hesitant as he returns from broken leg

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Chris Thompson goes out for a pass route with his right leg on his mind. Eight months since breaking his right fibula, Thompson still thinks about it when running and making…
Hogs Haven Aug 1, 2018
Jay Gruden Redskins Presser: Can Rob Kelley or Samaje Perine be a fullback?

Jay Gruden Redskins Presser: Can Rob Kelley or Samaje Perine be a fullback?

Jsy Gruden answers training camp questions Jay Gruden spoke to reporters before today's Redskins training camp practice. He discussed the competition at RB and WR in camp, injuries, and more. WATCH LIVE: Jay Gruden speaks to the media prior to day six of #SkinsCamp. https://t.co/fxYho8pcS7— Washington Redskins (@Redskins) August 1, 2018 Chris Thompson: "Chris Thompson looks faster out there now. His burst looks like it's back to 100%. He looks great right now"- Jay Gruden, #Redskins— Chad Ryan (@ChadwikoRCC) August 1, 2018 Jay Gruden expects Chris Thompson to play Week 1...

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