Tag Archive: Washington Redskins

Nov 08

BTB: NFL Week 10 Fan Picks: Upset Weekend Brewing?

(FILE) A Look Back At The Biggest Sports Upsets

Week 10 Picks, 259 participants GameFavoriteBTB voteDAL (-7.5) @ JACCowboys99%DEN (-11) @ OAKBroncos99%NYG @ SEA (-9)Seahawks99%TEN @ BAL (-9.5)Ravens98%PIT (-4) @ NYJSteelers98%CHI @ GB (-7)Packers96%CLE @ CIN (-6)Bengals89%SF @ NO (-5.5)Saints88%STL @ ARI (-6.5)Arizona84%ATL (-2.5) @ TBFalcons68%KC (-1.5) @ BUFChiefs60%MIA @ DET (-2.5)Lions55%CAR @ PHI (-6.5)Eagels54%Every week, 250+ participants participate in our Pick 256 Challenge, …

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Oct 25

No Guts, No Glory: Vincent Jackson says he wants to stay in Tampa Bay

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As the trade deadline approaches, teams that have playoff aspirations have been looking around to see who could help their team. One name that has been popular in trade talks is Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Vincent Jackson. Teams see a lot of upside in Jackson, who is on a team that is going nowhere fast. …

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Oct 16

Rumors & Rants: Jay Gruden: Robert Griffin III will start when healthy

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Well, so much for the Kirk Cousins train. On Wednesday, Washington head coach Jay Gruden confirmed that once Robert Griffin III is cleared to return from his ankle injury, he will be the team’s starting quarterback. Given the fact that Gruden’s team is 1-5 and that Cousins has struggled badly in two of the last …

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Sep 18

The NFL and its ever increasing image problem and what they can do about it.

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it is week 3 of the NFL season, and while we should be talking about things like the new PED agreement that allows stars such as Wes Welker and Orlando Scandrick take the field again, and Josh Gordon having his suspension cut to 10 games, making browns fans happy, unfortunately all this is being overshadowed …

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Sep 14

Richard Sherman refuses to speak to media after being “exposed”

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Unlike the Packers, the Chargers decided to throw at Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman.  And it worked.  And Sherman was in no mood to discuss it after San Diego’s 30-21 win over the defending NFL champions. Via Michael Gehlken of U-T San Diego (and surely others), Sherman refused to talk to the media following the game.

Sep 10

Report: Maurice Jones-Drew had hand procedure Wednesday

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One of the Raiders’ key offensive players reportedly is dealing with a hand injury. Tailback Maurice Jones-Drew had a “procedure” Wednesday on a hand injured in Sunday’s loss at the Jets, Fallon Smith of CSN Bay Area reported. However, the injury is not regarded as serious, according to Smith. http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/category/rumor-mill/

Aug 21

No Guts, No Glory: The turf at the 49ers’ new stadium is already being replaced

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Guess what? They’re tearing up some of the turf right now at #49ers Levi’s Stadium. Our Newschopper 2 got pics: pic.twitter.com/9kp9RNxo3z — Sal Castaneda (@sal_castaneda) August 21, 2014 First, a fan dies of a heart attack during the first game ever held at Levi’s Stadium. And now, the turf is being replaced. It’s safe to …

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Aug 18

NFL says strict illegal contact calls will continue

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Illegal contact penalties are way up this preseason, the result of the league office telling officials to monitor defensive backs closely and throw flags with impunity. That will continue in the regular season. “We’re not going to change how we’re calling the games once the regular-season starts,’’ NFL V.P. of officiating Dean Blandino told The …

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Aug 03

Preseason Power Rankings

These are pre-preseason rankings. They might change a bit over the next month. We have four preseason games (and Sunday’s Hall of Fame Game) to watch. Injuries will happen. Key starting jobs will be claimed. Teams will look better or worse than anticipated. So there could be some shuffling before Seattle and Green Bay kick …

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Jul 31

Fantasy Football Overdose: When Will Robert Griffin III Become An Elite Quarterback?

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When Will Robert Griffin III Become An Elite Quarterback? I know I’m not the only person that thought Robert Griffin III wasn’t Robert Griffin III last season. He wasn’t living up to his rookie prodigy reputation. The truth is, last season for Griffin was described as a “second-year flop.” We all know he is capable …

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