8:15 AM EDT, Thu August 22, 2019
4 hours ago

Five bold predictions for Redskins vs. Falcons in NFL preseason Week 3

The Washington Redskins are taking on the Atlanta Falcons in Week 3 of the 2019 NFL preseason. Here’s a look at some bold predictions for the game. Let’s start with the bad news: It’s still the preseason. These games matter only for player development and roster construction and while that is interesting, any suspense that […] Five bold predictions for Redskins vs. Falcons in NFL preseason Week 3 - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
14 hours ago

The Redskins, and the human motivations of Trent Williams’ holdout

“I shot my shot.” It was unusual for a figure of his status, with his relation to the subject matter at hand, to speak with such finality. But on the issue of Trent Williams‘ mysterious holdout, that was all Washington Redskins running back Adrian Peterson had to say. The interview was longer, but by that […] The Redskins, and the human motivations of Trent Williams’ holdout - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
21 hours ago

Redskins vs. Falcons: 5 players to watch in preseason Week 3

I guess you could say we’re at halftime for the Redskins 2019 preseason slate. In this halftime, however, you won’t find a live performer, or a t-shirt cannon, or a raffle, or a Washington Redskins Ring of Honor ceremony. Instead, you’ll find something much more invigorating. Speculation. Because [sarcasm] who doesn’t love speculation, right? [/sarcasm] […] Redskins vs. Falcons: 5 players to watch in preseason Week 3 - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 21, 2019

Redskins Roster Projection: No Colt McCoy, team goes light in backfield

NFL cut day is rapidly approaching. And the Washington Redskins are going to have to make some difficult roster decisions in the coming weeks. Here’s our latest roster projection. In the NFL offseason, things can change rapidly. Just a couple of weeks ago, it seemed that Colt McCoy was going to have a chance to […] Redskins Roster Projection: No Colt McCoy, team goes light in backfield - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 20, 2019

Redskins head coach Jay Gruden implies team still undecided at QB

If the Redskins are leaning toward a specific quarterback in the ongoing battle, head coach Jay Gruden isn’t tipping his hand. Earlier today, it was reported by NFL insiders that the Washington Redskins were expected to anoint Case Keenum as their starting quarterback for the beginning of the 2019 regular season. Until further notice, that […] Redskins head coach Jay Gruden implies team still undecided at QB - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 20, 2019

Redskins expected to start Case Keenum to begin 2019, per reports

Per reports, the Redskins are expected to maintain journeyman quarterback Case Keenum as their starter, at least for the beginning of the 2019 regular season. Much has been made of the Washington Redskins quarterback competition in 2019. At first, it was a three-man race, but recent developments have suggested that Colt McCoy is now out […] Redskins expected to start Case Keenum to begin 2019, per reports - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 20, 2019

Redskins vs. Falcons: Preview, matchups to watch, score prediction for NFL Preseason Week 3

The Washington Redskins will get their chance to go against one of the more underrated teams in the NFC in their NFL preseason Week 3 matchup with the Atlanta Falcons. On Thursday evening, the Washington Redskins will have their final dress rehearsal before the NFL regular season begins. Yes, there is still one preseason game […] Redskins vs. Falcons: Preview, matchups to watch, score prediction for NFL Preseason Week 3 - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 19, 2019

Report: Tentative plan to get Derrius Guice work in NFL preseason Week 3

Derrius Guice hasn’t seen live game action since tearing his ACL in the first week of his rookie preseason. Now, the Redskins are reportedly tentatively planning on getting him work in NFL preseason Week 3. It has been over a year since Derrius Guice stepped on a football field in live game action for the […] Report: Tentative plan to get Derrius Guice work in NFL preseason Week 3 - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 19, 2019

Redskins: Special teams an issue after loss of Ben Kotwica

Last season, the Washington Redskins had a top-10 special teams unit. So far in the 2019 preseason, they haven’t looked good. And part of that is due to the loss of Ben Kotwica. When the Washington Redskins take on the Atlanta Falcons in Week 3 of the NFL preseason, a familiar face will be roaming […] Redskins: Special teams an issue after loss of Ben Kotwica - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 19, 2019

Redskins coaches’ report cards through two weeks of preseason

Yes, the Redskins coaches get grades in the preseason, too. You won’t ever see a coach get fired in preseason (unless you remember George Allen getting canned by the Rams two games into the 1978 exhibition schedule). But for the Washington Redskins coaches, preseason is still important. Preseason helps lay the brickwork for the regular […] Redskins coaches’ report cards through two weeks of preseason - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 18, 2019

Redskins sign DL Khairi Clark, waive DB DeJuan Neal

The Washington Redskins made another small roster move on Sunday. They signed defensive lineman Khairi Clark while waiving defensive back DeJuan Neal. The Redskins have made yet another small roster move as the 2019 NFL preseason drags on. This time around, the team is waiving a player that they recently signed in order to add […] Redskins sign DL Khairi Clark, waive DB DeJuan Neal - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 18, 2019

Redskins WRs Davis and Harmon making waves in preseason

With the emergence of  young wide receivers like Robert Davis and Kelvin Harmon for the Washington Redskins, could it possibly make another veteran receiver expendable before Week 1 against the Philadelphia Eagles? With yet another preseason game in the books for the Washington Redskins, the competition at wide receiver is possibly starting to become a […] Redskins WRs Davis and Harmon making waves in preseason - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 18, 2019

Colt McCoy has visited specialist, no timetable for return to the Redskins

Colt McCoy was supposed to factor into the Washington Redskins’ starting quarterback battle. But a leg injury has kept him out in recent weeks. The Redskins quarterback battle seems to be a two-man race between Case Keenum and Dwayne Haskins with the veteran in the lead right now. At the beginning of the preseason, that […] Colt McCoy has visited specialist, no timetable for return to the Redskins - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 18, 2019

For Redskins, does keeping Josh Doctson actually make sense?

Everyone else seems savvy on the futility of Josh Doctson’s 2019 season… except the Redskins. I’ve always maintained a somewhat sympathetic view for Josh Doctson. I don’t want to call him a bust because his underwhelming career with the Washington Redskins has not entirely been his doing. The term is blunt. But perhaps, so is […] For Redskins, does keeping Josh Doctson actually make sense? - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Aug 18, 2019

Five dark horses that could make the Redskins 53-man roster

The Washington Redskins have some interesting roster decisions to make in the coming weeks. Here’s a look at five dark horses that could make the Redskins roster after two weeks of the 2019 preseason. Every year, players come out of nowhere to seize roster spots during training camp and the preseason. That’s the beauty of […] Five dark horses that could make the Redskins 53-man roster - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.