5:31 AM EDT, Sun August 19, 2018
11 hours ago

Redskins to host free agent RB Orleans Darkwa for a workout

Just a few weeks ago, the Redskins’ running back stable was one of the deepest in the league, with an electric , uber-talented rookie at the helm. Fast-forward to today, and the Washington Redskins have been forced to turn to the free agent market to bolster a dangerously thin position group. Things happen fast in […] Redskins to host free agent RB Orleans Darkwa for a workout - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
13 hours ago

Redskins make flurry of roster moves, waive RB Martez Carter

The Redskins made a flurry of roster moves this afternoon, waiving rookie running back Martez Carter in the process. The whittling process of the Washington Redskins‘ 90-man roster is a gradual one. The final wave of cuts occurs after the final preseason game, as a result of the rule change enacted one year ago. But […] Redskins make flurry of roster moves, waive RB Martez Carter - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
14 hours ago

Redskins sign WR Allenzae Staggers to 90-man roster

The shuffling of the Redskins roster continues as the team added undrafted free agent wide receiver Allenzae Staggers to their roster. In the wake of releasing Orlando Scandrick prior to their second preseason game, the Redskins had an open spot on their 90-man roster. The team didn’t elect to add a player prior to their […] Redskins sign WR Allenzae Staggers to 90-man roster - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 18, 2018

Redskins 53-man roster prediction after preseason Week 2 vs. Jets

After two preseason games, there seems to be more clarity coming to the Washington Redskins roster. Here’s a look at our latest 53-man roster projection including notable cuts at every position. Trimming a 90-man roster down to 53 is no easy task. General Managers often get flak for the players they decide to part with. […] Redskins 53-man roster prediction after preseason Week 2 vs. Jets - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 17, 2018

Redskins vs. Jets podcast recap: Starters shine, team wins low-scoring effort

At times, it wasn’t pretty. And at other times, it was very pretty. Amidst ups and downs, the Redskins managed to get the job done against the Jets, winning 15-13. The No. 1 goal in preseason in never to win, but it doesn’t hurt to do that, and usually, when you win, you’re doing a […] Redskins vs. Jets podcast recap: Starters shine, team wins low-scoring effort - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 17, 2018

Redskins: Samaje Perine to miss “at least a week” with ankle injury

Samaje Perine had an excellent carry in the Redskins first preseason game. Unfortunately, it only ended up being a single carry, as he suffered an ankle injury on the play. How unlucky can the Washington Redskins get at running back? After losing Derrius Guice to a torn ACL and finding out that Byron Marshall is […] Redskins: Samaje Perine to miss “at least a week” with ankle injury - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 17, 2018

Byron Marshall to miss 2-4 weeks after suffering ankle injury in Redskins vs. Jets

Byron Marshall seemed to be gaining momentum as a potential addition to the Redskins roster. Now, it appears that he will miss 2-to-4 weeks after suffering an ankle injury. There are some players that just always seem to get hurt at the worst possible times. Byron Marshall is one of those guys. After appearing to […] Byron Marshall to miss 2-4 weeks after suffering ankle injury in Redskins vs. Jets - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 17, 2018

5 standouts from Redskins preseason Week 2 game against the Jets

The Washington Redskins put forth a strong defensive effort for the second straight week, and held the New York Jets to just 13 points. Here’s a look at their top performers from the second week of the preseason and what it could mean for some key roster battles. The Redskins were able to notch their […] 5 standouts from Redskins preseason Week 2 game against the Jets - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 16, 2018

Redskins Recap: Team sneaks by in stingy field goal face-off

The Redskins came into their first home game of 2018 looking to put together a compete game, and a win. They did both. The Washington Redskins‘ matchup with the New York Jets in Week 2 of preseason was a low stakes matchup, but despite that, there was plenty to gain for a team looking to […] Redskins Recap: Team sneaks by in stingy field goal face-off - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 16, 2018

Redskins vs. Jets: Game preview, how to watch, and more

The Redskins are nearing the halfway point in their latest preseason stretch; they play the New York Jets tonight. The Washington Redskins lost a contested battle against the New England Patriots in Week 1 of preseason, but no one afforded the score a second glance. After all, the main goal of preseason isn’t to win. […] Redskins vs. Jets: Game preview, how to watch, and more - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 16, 2018

5 Bold predictions for Redskins vs. Jets in NFL preseason Week 3

The Washington Redskins are getting ready to take on the New York Jets in the second week of the preseason. Here’s a look at some bold predictions for the game as certain members of the Redskins look to prove themselves. Week 2 of the preseason is going to be a solid test for the Redskins […] 5 Bold predictions for Redskins vs. Jets in NFL preseason Week 3 - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 15, 2018

Five Redskins position battles to watch in Week 2 of preseason

The trek from 90 to 53 is a long one. It’s a journey the Redskins, along with 31 other NFL teams, make every year. The trek is defined by the length of the preseason, where bubble players and undrafted free agents alike make their case to stay in the only professional football league that truly […] Five Redskins position battles to watch in Week 2 of preseason - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 15, 2018

Re-examining the Redskins CB battle after Orlando Scandrick’s release

Releasing Orlando Scandrick was a surprising choice by the Washington Redskins. That said, the fact that the team is putting their trust in young players is excellent, and it should create a very intriguing position/roster battle in the final three weeks of the preseason. Many expected that Orlando Scandrick would be a starter or top […] Re-examining the Redskins CB battle after Orlando Scandrick’s release - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 14, 2018

Redskins: Riggo’s Rag Podcast – Roster projection No. 2

Even after just one week of preseason, much has changed, in regards to the Redskins’ roster. As expected and feared, especially after last year, injuries took their toll on the Washington Redskins early. In the first week of preseason, the Redskins lost starting running back Derrius Guice, wide receiver Robert Davis, and tight end Manasseh […] Redskins: Riggo’s Rag Podcast – Roster projection No. 2 - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 14, 2018

Why the Redskins shouldn’t have cut CB Orlando Scandrick

In recent news, Orlando Scandrick was cut by the Washington Redskins, a move that shouldn’t have happened. Orlando Scandrick signed a two-year contract with the Washington Redskins back in March, worth up to $10 million. It was a move that was thought to bring some stability to the secondary. Unfortunately, Jay Gruden and the Redskins […] Why the Redskins shouldn’t have cut CB Orlando Scandrick - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.