6:22 AM EDT, Sat October 21, 2017
13 hours ago

With the Redskins defense hurting, the offense must evolve in Week 7

The Redskins offense hasn’t played as well as it set out to when the year started. So far, it hasn’t been a problem. But in Week 7, the offense needs to make the leap, and become what they can be. The Redskins defense has started out the year strong. Through five games, they’re twelfth in […] With the Redskins defense hurting, the offense must evolve in Week 7 - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Oct 19, 2017

Why I liked Redskins S D.J. Swearinger’s penalty against San Francisco

It almost cost them big time. I’ll agree with you there. Yes, it was brash, and it was bold, and it was risky. Late in the first half, up 17-0 and nearing another defensive stop in the red zone, the Redskins’ plans of domination were foiled by one emotionally driven decision. A decision by D.J. […] Why I liked Redskins S D.J. Swearinger’s penalty against San Francisco - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Oct 19, 2017

5 Redskins players to watch in Week 7 matchup vs. the Eagles

We’re not even halfway through the 2017 regular season. But Monday’s prime time matchup could decide the winner of the NFC East. The Eagles sit firmly at the top of the division at 5-1, coming off a strong win against the Carolina Panthers on Thursday Night Football. The Redskins, meanwhile, are hanging in there for […] 5 Redskins players to watch in Week 7 matchup vs. the Eagles - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Oct 18, 2017

Washington Redskins’ flight marshals have a strict ‘no failure’ policy

It happened in the midwest. In the heart of the mainland. The Redskins gave up a lead late against the Chiefs. But it didn’t happen against the 49ers. And as far as D.J. Swearinger and his fight marshals are concerned, it won’t happen again. People have said the attitude surrounding this team is different this […] Washington Redskins’ flight marshals have a strict ‘no failure’ policy - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Oct 17, 2017

Redskins K Dustin Hopkins out for season; team signs Nick Rose to fill in

Well, that escalated quickly. Just a day or so ago, it was reported that Dustin Hopkins, the Redskins’ up-and-down kicker, would be out for a little while with a hip ailment. But now, it appears the injury is a bit more severe. Hopkins will be out for the rest of the season to recover, per […] Redskins K Dustin Hopkins out for season; team signs Nick Rose to fill in - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Oct 17, 2017

For real, though, do the Washington Redskins even like bye weeks?

The Redskins didn’t play as well as we all expected them to on Sunday. But let’s be honest. What should we expect? Do these guys really like bye weeks? The Redskins fought a competitive battle in Kansas City two weeks ago, essentially losing 23-20 in a game that went right down to the wire. Kansas […] For real, though, do the Washington Redskins even like bye weeks? - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Oct 17, 2017

Redskins Ingredients for Improvement: Team must avoid stalling late

You knew this was coming. Heading out of their bye week, the Redskins looked surprisingly unpolished, and going into next week’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles, they’ll have to improve in multiple areas if they want to win. A win is a win. Don’t let anyone tell you different. But nevertheless, the Redskins made it […] Redskins Ingredients for Improvement: Team must avoid stalling late - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Oct 16, 2017

Redskins work out former Eagles, Cowboys CB Nolan Carroll

The Redskins are wasting no time planning for the possible absence of both their top cornerbacks. They’ve already hosted a veteran to a visit. Coming into Sunday’s game, the Redskins were already thin at the cornerback position, missing their best player at the position, Josh Norman, to a rib injury. Coming out of the game, […] Redskins work out former Eagles, Cowboys CB Nolan Carroll - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Oct 15, 2017

Redskins Recap: Team handles unpredictability well in close win

The Redskins edged out the stingy San Francisco 49ers 26-24 at home on Sunday. It was a little too close for comfort, but a win is a win. The Redskins have some excuses for this close win. Some would say they needed to win by more, and some would call it a down game. While […] Redskins Recap: Team handles unpredictability well in close win - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Oct 15, 2017

Redskins Halftime Takeaways: Defense holding on, offense can do better

It was a decent half for the Redskins. They’ve controlled the game, as was expected. But nonetheless, they can improve in a number of ways, particularly on the offensive side of the ball. After two quarters of football, the Redskins lead 17-7. The defense has been solid, but on the offensive side of the ball, […] Redskins Halftime Takeaways: Defense holding on, offense can do better - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Oct 15, 2017

Redskins vs. 49ers: Game preview, how to watch, and more

Kyle Shanahan comes back to the team he was fired from later today. And the Redskins have been planning his welcoming party for two weeks. It isn’t the first time the Redskins and Shanahan have met each other following his dismissal after the 2013 season. The two met up once in 2015, when Shanahan was […] Redskins vs. 49ers: Game preview, how to watch, and more - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Oct 13, 2017

Interviewing the Redskins Enemy: Q&A with Niner Noise

This week, we went behind enemy lines to get another perspective on Sunday’s game between the Redskins and the 49ers. The old adage goes ‘keep your friends close, and your enemies closer’. On Sunday, the Redskins will look to do the opposite. For a team still teetering on the brink of contention, the Redskins will […] Interviewing the Redskins Enemy: Q&A with Niner Noise - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Oct 13, 2017

Redskins vs. 49ers: 5 matchups to watch on Sunday afternoon

In a game of matchups, the Redskins appear to have the early advantage over the 49ers. But that could change come game time. The 49ers are one of the better bottom feeders in the league. Don’t let their 0-5 record fool you. Kyle Shanahan’s squad has a lot of young talent spread out over the […] Redskins vs. 49ers: 5 matchups to watch on Sunday afternoon - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Oct 11, 2017

With Kelley likely out, Redskins Samaje Perine can break out against 49ers

The bye week helped, but some Redskins players will need a bit more time to get healthy. Starting running back Robert Kelley is one such player. The Washington Redskins suffered a slew of injuries in their Week 4 29-20 loss against the Chiefs. And although the players were given an extra week to get healthy, […] With Kelley likely out, Redskins Samaje Perine can break out against 49ers - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Oct 11, 2017

Redskins intend to retain Kirk Cousins in 2018, says Jay Gruden

In light of the Redskins approaching game against the San Francisco 49ers, speculation on the Kirk Cousins’ situation has rekindled, as many predict he’ll join the 49ers in 2018. But don’t tell Jay Gruden they’re saying that. Because he doesn’t seem to agree. The Redskins franchise tagged Kirk Cousins for a second straight season earlier […] Redskins intend to retain Kirk Cousins in 2018, says Jay Gruden - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Is this you?

Claim this page to update