3:34 AM EDT, Sun August 19, 2018
Hogs Haven 3 hours ago
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...
Riggo's Rag 9 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.
Hogs Haven 10 hours ago
Skins Stats & Snaps: Jets @ Redskins (Offense)

Skins Stats & Snaps: Jets @ Redskins (Offense)

A look at the stats and snap counts for every offensive player on the Redskins in the team’s preseason matchup with the New York Jets Snaps- Gruden utilized 33 of his 43 offensive players over the course of 64 snaps. Nine of the 11 offensive starters played in the game, with Trent Williams and Jamison Crowder being the two exceptions. Starter Results- Alex Smith and the other offensive starters who suited up, played for just one drive and 10 snaps. They did, however, move the ball 71 yards down the field (56 yards of offense), pick up 4 first downs and score 3 points on that lone...
Hogs Haven 11 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...
Riggo's Rag 11 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.