10:50 PM EDT, Thu August 18, 2022
3 hours ago

Who are the Washington Commanders’ leaders in 2022?

“Leadership – that’s all overrated.” It’s one of the most infamous quotes in Washington Commanders history – said by Jeff George a couple weeks before the starting quarterback was unceremoniously jettisoned by head coach Marty Schottenheimer, just two weeks into the 2001 season. Who are the leaders on the 2022 version of the Washington Commanders? […] Who are the Washington Commanders’ leaders in 2022? - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - Washington Commanders NFL News & Fan Community
8 hours ago

Tim Settle’s dominant Bills debut is brutal for Commanders fans

The Washington Commanders‘ management of their defensive line this offseason was widely questioned by fans. Long story short, they seemed keen on extending Daron Payne before ultimately backtracking for whatever reason. While the front office made up its mind, however, it released Matt Ioannidis, who totaled 20.5 sacks spanning 2017-19, and allowed Tim Settle, the […] Tim Settle’s dominant Bills debut is brutal for Commanders fans - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - Washington Commanders NFL News & Fan Community
11 hours ago

Sam Cosmi’s versatility helping Commanders overcome interior OL injuries

The Washington Commanders have been bit pretty hard by the injury bug during training camp. While multiple first-teamers opened camp on the physically unable to perform list, the tight end position and offensive lines in particular have seen several key depth pieces endure injuries in recent weeks. At tight end, Cole Turner (hamstring) and John […] Sam Cosmi’s versatility helping Commanders overcome interior OL injuries - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - Washington Commanders NFL News & Fan Community
14 hours ago

Washington Commanders 53-man roster projection after Week 1 of preseason

As the Washington Commanders enter the thick of training camp and the preseason, Week 1 against Jacksonville is within striking distance. It is less than four weeks away, in fact. We are in the home stretch en route to regular season football. In less than two weeks, 32 rosters will be cut down to 53 […] Washington Commanders 53-man roster projection after Week 1 of preseason - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - Washington Commanders NFL News & Fan Community
Aug 17, 2022

Troy Apke’s release paints depressing picture of Commanders 2018 draft

NFL teams had to trim their rosters to 85 players by Tuesday’s 4 p.m. EST deadline. The Washington Commanders did so in somewhat-complicated fashion, releasing Deion Calhoun, De’Vante Bausby and Troy Apke while placing Alex Armah and Chile native Sammis Reyes on season-ending injured reserve. The Reyes move in particular creates a battle between undrafted […] Troy Apke’s release paints depressing picture of Commanders 2018 draft - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - Washington Commanders NFL News & Fan Community
Aug 17, 2022

Danny Johnson makes play of training camp with crazy one-handed interception

With Week 2 of preseason on the horizon, the Washington Commanders are approaching the end of training camp. On Tuesday, the team was forced to trim its roster from 90 to 85 players, so that was the big talking point. The Commanders released guard Deion Calhoun, cornerback De’Vante Bausby and special teams ace Troy Apke. […] Danny Johnson makes play of training camp with crazy one-handed interception - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - Washington Commanders NFL News & Fan Community
Aug 17, 2022

Antonio Gibson blew potential long touchdown run with awful read vs Panthers

There were plenty of positives to take away from the Washington Commanders‘ preseason opener. While they lost to the Carolina Pathers, it was highly encouraging rookie Sam Howell helped the team overcome a 14-point deficit. Unfortunately, there were some ugly storylines that took some shine away from Howell’s sensational preseason debut. The Commanders’ defensive struggles […] Antonio Gibson blew potential long touchdown run with awful read vs Panthers - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - Washington Commanders NFL News & Fan Community
Aug 17, 2022

4 Commanders we need to see more from in Week 2 of preseason

The Washington Commanders dropped their first preseason game, but that ultimately isn’t what matters unless you’re the Baltimore Ravens, who’ve won 21 straight preseason games and haven’t lost since way back in 2015. Ironically enough, the Commanders will get a chance to end that streak (if Baltimore hasn’t lost by then) in Week 3, so […] 4 Commanders we need to see more from in Week 2 of preseason - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - Washington Commanders NFL News & Fan Community
Aug 16, 2022

2 reasons the Commanders should absolutely trade for Roquan Smith

Washington Commanders fans are currently debating whether the team should fork over the necessary draft capital and player assets for Roquan Smith, who requested a trade out from the Chicago Bears out of the blue Tuesday. A trade of this magnitude doesn’t align with how Washington has gone about its business since Ron Rivera was […] 2 reasons the Commanders should absolutely trade for Roquan Smith - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - Washington Commanders NFL News & Fan Community
Aug 16, 2022

Commanders’ roster shuffle creates intriguing position battle at tight end

Every NFL team must team their offseason rosters from 90 to 85 players by Tuesday evening. While some teams got a head start by cutting players over the weekend, the Washington Commanders waited until Tuesday morning to get their ducks in a row. Several reports have confirmed Washington released cornerback De’Vante Bausby and offensive guard […] Commanders’ roster shuffle creates intriguing position battle at tight end - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - Washington Commanders NFL News & Fan Community
Aug 16, 2022

Former Commanders LB Jon Bostic signs with potential Wild Card rival

There’s going to be a ton of roster shuffling happening around the NFL in the coming days and weeks as teams strive to trim rosters to 53 players. The first round of cuts is this week and the Washington Commanders will have some tough decisions to make as their offseason roster must be cut from […] Former Commanders LB Jon Bostic signs with potential Wild Card rival - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - Washington Commanders NFL News & Fan Community
Aug 16, 2022

3 causes for concern from Commanders first preseason game

The Washington Commanders suffered a 23-21 loss to the Carolina Panthers in their first preseason game this past weekend. The team struggled to muster offense early and struggled to stop the Panthers’ passing attack and found itself in a 20-6 hole before Sam Howell authored a gutty fourth quarter comeback. All in all, it was […] 3 causes for concern from Commanders first preseason game - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - Washington Commanders NFL News & Fan Community
Aug 15, 2022

Commanders receive positive injury news as training camp practice resumes

The Washington Commanders were lucky to get through their first preseason fixture unscathed as far as injuries are concerned. Making it through the three-game slate — and the remainder of training camp — without any serious injuries will go a long way towards deeming the preseason a success. Luck will obviously play a role in […] Commanders receive positive injury news as training camp practice resumes - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - Washington Commanders NFL News & Fan Community
Aug 15, 2022

Sam Howell draws high praise from NFL writers after electric preseason debut

Sam Howell is currently all the rage amongst Washington Commanders fans after his sensational preseason debut Saturday against Carolina. If not for the rookie fifth-round pick, Washington would’ve got its doors blown off in front of a raucous FedEx Field crowd. Thanks to Howell, though, the Commanders overcame a 20-6 deficit to take the lead […] Sam Howell draws high praise from NFL writers after electric preseason debut - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - Washington Commanders NFL News & Fan Community
Aug 15, 2022

2 reasons the Commanders should avoid trading for Roquan Smith

The Washington Commanders are widely said to have the weakest or one of the weakest linebacker rotations in the NFL for this season. Because of that, no shortage of analysts and writers have pegged them as an ideal trade destination for Bears linebacker Roquan Smith, who requested a trade Tuesday. Like any trade for an All-Pro […] 2 reasons the Commanders should avoid trading for Roquan Smith - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - Washington Commanders NFL News & Fan Community