3:07 AM EDT, Fri October 20, 2017
8 hours ago
Thursday’s takeaways: Jordan Reed isn’t 100 percent yet while Rob Kelley returns to practice

Thursday’s takeaways: Jordan Reed isn’t 100 percent yet while Rob Kelley returns to practice

Here are the top takeaways from Thursday’s practice and locker room availability at Redskins Park: 1) Jordan Reed isn’t 100 percent. The Redskins’ top offensive weapon said he still doesn’t feel 100 percent physically, but he hopes to get there at some point this season. “I hope so,” Reed said. “I’m doing a lot of […]
9 hours ago
The Redskins’ defensive line has been critical to success. What will it be without Jonathan Allen?

The Redskins’ defensive line has been critical to success. What will it be without Jonathan Allen?

It all starts up front. Whatever happens in the secondary, to the opponents’ ground game, whatever the opposing quarterback hopes to do — the key to the Redskins’ stopping any of it has been the pressure generated by the team’s upgraded defensive line, a unit that was instantly and severely downgraded following Jonathan Allen’s foot […]
9 hours ago
Redskins CBs Norman, Breeland take measured steps toward return with Eagles ahead

Redskins CBs Norman, Breeland take measured steps toward return with Eagles ahead

The Washington Redskins’ banged-up secondary was well represented when the squad launched into practice in earnest Thursday for Monday night’s game at the Philadelphia Eagles. But it’s unclear if any will be available for the all-important rematch with their division rival. Starting cornerbacks Josh Norman and Bashaud Breeland suited up to join their teammates for […]
13 hours ago
Following successful surgery, Redskins rookie DE Jonathan Allen could return this season

Following successful surgery, Redskins rookie DE Jonathan Allen could return this season

The Redskins will place rookie defensive end Jonathan Allen on injured reserve with a Lisfranc fracture in his foot, but there is a belief that Allen could return before the end of the season. Following a successful surgical procedure, it was revealed that Allen suffered a clean break in his midfoot. He could miss just […]
14 hours ago
Redskins-Eagles: LeGarrette Blount vs. Zach Brown among three key matchups to watch

Redskins-Eagles: LeGarrette Blount vs. Zach Brown among three key matchups to watch

The Redskins travel to Philadelphia on Monday to take on the Eagles in a key battle for the NFC East. The Eagles currently sit in first place with a 5-1 record while the Redskins are in second at 3-2. Here’s three of the matchups that could go a long way to winning the game for either side. […]
Oct 18, 2017
With Jonathan Allen gone, Redskins again lose a first-round rookie to injury

With Jonathan Allen gone, Redskins again lose a first-round rookie to injury

For the second straight year, the Washington Redskins’ first-round draft pick will have his season cut short because of injury. Rookie defensive end Jonathan Allen is expected to miss the rest of the season with a Lisfranc sprain, according to multiple people with knowledge of the situation Wednesday. Allen, suffered the injury during the second half […]
Oct 17, 2017
Redskins sign kicker Nick Rose after placing Dustin Hopkins on short-term injured reserve

Redskins sign kicker Nick Rose after placing Dustin Hopkins on short-term injured reserve

The Washington Redskins have designated place kicker Dustin Hopkins on short-term injured reserve and signed place kicker Nick Rose, according to two people with knowledge of the situation Tuesday. Redskins Coach Jay Gruden said after Sunday’s 26-24 victory over the San Francisco 49ers that Hopkins was dealing with a right hip rotator muscle strain. He […]
Oct 17, 2017
Redskins mailbag: DeAngelo Hall’s return, Josh Doctson’s snaps, more

Redskins mailbag: DeAngelo Hall’s return, Josh Doctson’s snaps, more

It didn’t end as pretty as it started, but a win is a win. The Redskins followed the bye week with a home victory over the San Francisco 49ers, 26-24, to move to 3-2. It sets up a huge Monday night contest against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field in Week 7. The result […]
Oct 17, 2017
The Redskins’ young defensive backs are stepping up in relief of injured starters

The Redskins’ young defensive backs are stepping up in relief of injured starters

The Redskins’ defense has been a pleasant surprise, and despite being hit by numerous injuries, the secondary has held up well and is playing better than it has in recent years. Washington was without star cornerback Josh Norman and starting strong safety Deshazor Everett in Sunday’s win over the 49ers; Bashaud Breeland also missed some time after being […]
Oct 17, 2017
Josh Doctson hasn’t received many reps, but the Redskins intend to change that

Josh Doctson hasn’t received many reps, but the Redskins intend to change that

Josh Doctson needs more snaps. The Redskins’ second-year wide receiver has served a limited role through five games, including during Sunday’s 26-24 victory over the San Francisco 49ers, in which he participated in just 19 of Washington’s 74 snaps on offense. That means Doctson, the team’s 2016 first-round draft pick, was on the field for […]
Oct 16, 2017
Jonathan Allen out for 3-4 weeks, but Josh Norman could be close to returning

Jonathan Allen out for 3-4 weeks, but Josh Norman could be close to returning

While the Redskins will be without injured defensive lineman Jonathan Allen next week at Philadelphia – and possibly for the next month –Washington Coach Jay Gruden says “there’s a chance” cornerback Josh Norman could return to the lineup sooner than initially expected. “But we’ll see,” Gruden said of Norman, who fractured a rib in the […]
Oct 15, 2017
Trent Williams didn’t feel like himself, but it was more than enough for the Redskins

Trent Williams didn’t feel like himself, but it was more than enough for the Redskins

After more than seven seasons, Washington Redskins coaches know this much about their talented left tackle: An injured Trent Williams is still better than no Trent Williams. The veteran tackle hadn’t practiced in two weeks and spent much of last week at Redskins Park watching his teammates take practice reps, but he was determined to […]
Oct 15, 2017
Redskins Gameday: Kyle Shanahan, Pierre Garcon return as Washington prepares to clash with San Francisco 49ers

Redskins Gameday: Kyle Shanahan, Pierre Garcon return as Washington prepares to clash with San Francisco 49ers

Jump to: Live stats | Injury report and inactives | Game analysis | Pregame reading San Francisco 49ers (0-5) at Washington Redskins (2-2) Kickoff: 1 p.m. ET, FedEx Field TV: Fox Radio: 980 AM; 92.7 and 94.3 FM SiriusXM: SIRI 81 or 83, Internet 831 Streaming: Fox Sports Go | NFL Mobile | Reddit NFL streaming thread Line: Redskins by 10.5, o/u 46 Box score: Updates […]
Oct 14, 2017
Five story lines to follow in Sunday’s Redskins-49ers matchup

Five story lines to follow in Sunday’s Redskins-49ers matchup

Fresh off their bye week, the Washington Redskins (2-2) try to improve on their .500 record when they host the San Francisco 49ers (0-5) Sunday at FedEx Field. Though their starters are rested, the Redskins will likely be short-handed at a few key positions. Here are the top five story lines heading into the game: […]
Oct 13, 2017
Are full-contact practices necessary? Redskins seem to think so.

Are full-contact practices necessary? Redskins seem to think so.

Lawmakers heard a novel proposal from a former NFL player on Friday morning, a suggestion that might resonate in some corners of Capitol Hill but didn’t seem to have much support in the Washington Redskins’ locker room. Linebacker DeAndre Levy played in 95 games in eight seasons before the Detroit Lions released him in March. […]