Washington Redskins name: Washington Post poll finds most D.C. area fans support it
Up today: The San Francisco 49ers . The NFL welcomes the draft class of 2013 with its annual Rookie Symposium in Aurora, Ohio. The week-long event will revolve around four core teaching principles: NFL history, total wellness, experience and professionalism. We’ll keep you updated on the progress of the league’s newest members. Running back Glen Coffee quit the NFL after one season with the San Francisco 49ers . NFL Evolution has details on the pursuit that filled his heart after his love for the game went away.
Its that simple. NEVER you can use all caps. Graphic Most want to keep Redskins name. Video A Washington Post poll found that most D.C. fans of the Washington Redskins support the teams name, despite increased pressure to change it. The Post Sports Live crew debates whether the name should be changed. I think its a nonissue, and its been a nonissue for decades, Redskins General Manager Bruce Allen said. We really dont get the talk that other people get because we hear from our fans.
5 Things Washington Redskins’ Veterans Can Learn from Incoming Rookies
As it turns out, all 254 NFL rookies have gathered this week at the Cleveland Browns practice facility for the NFL Rookie Symposium an annual event that requires the league’s newest players to attend. It is during this week incoming rookies learn some of the best ways to make the transition from college to the pros. Essentially, the rookies learn life lessons as they adjust from being the big fish in the little pond to the little fish in the big pond. Everything from financial planning to off-field behavior. Before you begin to brush off this idea and discount the entire premise of this article, telling yourself rookies don’t know anything about life in the NFL, let alone have anything to teach a veteranhear me out. I have identified five areas in which these newest players can help veterans.
Washington Redskins: Injury Updates on Starters Entering 2013 Season
Thompson was in a back brace, in pain and in doubt. It was like the worst pain I felt in my life, he said. I was kind of… Via NFL Draft Zone | 1 day ago Former Honolulu nightclub owner Michael Miske was accused of assaulting a professional football player. The alleged assault happened just days before the 2013 Pro Bowl.
Raiders vs Redskins At-A-Glance
The Raiders lead the all-time series, 7-4. The Raiders defeated the Redskins in Super Bowl XVIII, 38-9, on Jan. 22, 1984, in Tampa, Fla. The Silver and Black has won four of the teams last six games against the Redskins, dating back to the 1989 season. The road team has recorded a victory in each of the last five meetings between the Raiders and Redskins, including Washingtons 34-13 victory in Oakland on Dec.13, 2009. Senior offensive assistant Al Saunders served as associate head coach/quarterbacks with Washington from 2006-07. Assistant head coach/offensive line Tony Sparano was an assistant coach with Washington in 2001. T played in four games with three starts as a rookie with the Redskins in 2011.
Washington Redskins Morning Clips: 6/25
Hes a stand-up, pass-rushing outside linebacker. You can see the ability, said Redskins coach Mike Shanahan. When Haslett was asked if it would be possible to get three pass-rushing linebackers on the field at the same time, he said, You have to say four, because the new guy should be included. And by the new guy he meant Jenkins? Yes, Haslett said. But the new guy has to get used to the new defense, even though Jenkins says the Redskins scheme is not completely new to him. Its the same defense I played in high school, he said. Technique-wise, I have to get used to dropping into coverage and learn all the coverages. Chances are an NFL defense is a bit more complicated than a high school defense.
Washington Redskins have the right guy in Brandon Jenkins
daily) Tue., Jul. 02, 2013 5:30PM – 6:00PM EDT Redskins Nation COMCAST SPORTSNET Redskins Nationis a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day’s events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily) Wed., Jul. 03, 2013 5:30PM – 6:00PM EDT Redskins Nation COMCAST SPORTSNET Redskins Nationis a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day’s events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily) Thu., Jul. 04, 2013 4:00PM – 5:00PM EDT This Week @ The Park This Week @ The Park features a lively panel discussion on all things Redskins.