Race for top draft pick heats up when Dolphins face Redskins
MIAMI (AP) — The week's worst matchup in the NFL is so bad it could be good.
The Miami Dolphins and Washington Redskins have yet to beat the point spread, much less another team. That makes...
Redskins get taste of life under interim coach Bill Callahan
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — After captains led the rest of the team in stretches, the music cut out and it was down to business.
The Washington Redskins huddled up before practice began, did sprints...
Jay Gruden fired by Redskins after 0-5 start to 6th season
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Owner Dan Snyder and President Bruce Allen summoned coach Jay Gruden to the Washington Redskins' facility before dawn Monday to tell him he was being fired.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jay Gruden has been fired as coach of the Washington Redskins.
Gruden doesn’t ‘have a concern’ about job status with Skins
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Operating on the notion that no news is good news, beleaguered Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden will keep on working until someone takes away his office...
Brady, 4-0 Pats face 0-4 Skins, whose QB situation is shaky
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — One of these NFL franchises is not like the other. At all. On one side, there's the New England Patriots: Led by Bill Belichick's defense and Tom Brady at quarterback, they're...
Redskins to start Colt McCoy at QB against unbeaten Patriots
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden says Colt McCoy will start at quarterback against the reigning Super Bowl champion New England Patriots.
Skins coach Jay Gruden still not saying who’ll start at QB
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden still is not ready to say who will start at quarterback against the New England Patriots.
Rough way to face Patriots: Skins haven’t picked starting QB
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Dwayne Haskins was asked whether it was hard to go over the video of his rough, three-interception debut as an NFL quarterback with the Washington Redskins.
Nothing going right for 0-4 Redskins with Patriots up next
For the first time, Jay Gruden looks like a defeated coach.
The Washington Redskins are 0-4 after a blowout loss to the New York Giants and staring down a potential 0-5 start with the...
Haskins struggles in debut after replacing Keenum at QB
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Washington Redskins fans finally got their wish and saw first-round draft pick Dwayne Haskins Jr. take over as quarterback.
Redskins and Giants not looking like playoff contenders
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants and Washington Redskins haven't been to the playoffs much since 2012, and the way things are going this season that's not likely to...
Redskins’ Keenum has foot injury, status vs. Giants in doubt
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Quarterback Case Keenum's foot injury puts his availability in doubt for the Washington Redskins on Sunday at the New York Giants.
Do 0-3 start, national TV loss prompt changes for Redskins?
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Chants of "Let's go, Haskins!" filled the air after the third of five turnovers for Washington Redskins quarterback Case Keenum.
Redskins face defensive, injury questions with Bears up next
It's getting late awfully early in the season for the Washington Redskins.
They're 0-2 after losses to the teams forecast to finish first and second in the NFC East, Case Keenum is holding...
Redskins running back Derrius Guice undergoes knee surgery
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins running back Derrius Guice had right knee surgery that coach Jay Gruden called a "minor procedure."
Renowned surgeon Dr. James Andrews performed the...
Redskins’ Reed progressing in return from 5th NFL concussion
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Jordan Reed was finally healthy and looked in training camp like his 2015 Pro Bowl self.
With foot problems behind him, the Washington Redskins tight end felt like a...
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Redskins must adjust better after deflating loss to Eagles
There will be plenty of soul searching around the Washington Redskins after blowing a 17-point lead to the Philadelphia Eagles in a 32-27 loss not nearly as close as the final score...
AP source: Redskins RB Guice undergoes MRI on right knee
A person with knowledge of the situation says Washington Redskins running back Derrius Guice underwent an MRI on his right knee the morning after making his NFL debut.
Adrian Peterson a healthy scratch in Skins’ opener
Adrian Peterson entered Sunday a single yard shy of becoming the fifth running back in NFL history to top 1,000 yards rushing in season openers.
Redskins name Case Keenum Week 1 starting quarterback
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Case Keenum, Colt McCoy and Dwayne Haskins entered training camp in consideration for the Washington Redskins' starting quarterback job.
Rookie Haskins leads Redskins past fumbling Falcons, 19-7
ATLANTA (AP) — If Case Keenum is still the leader in Washington's quarterback competition, rookie Dwayne Haskins at least gave coach Jay Gruden more to think about.
NFL 2019: Coach Jay Gruden’s future hinges on this season
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Jay Gruden could easily have been fired after last season or the season before that.
"I've been fortunate they gave me another opportunity," the Redskins coach said....
Diminutive cornerback Moreland standing tall for Redskins
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Jimmy Moreland is one of the smallest players in the Washington Redskins' training camp and the cornerback is making one of the biggest impacts during the preseason.
Redskins’ Alexander sees specialist, out 2 weeks with injury
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins cornerback Adonis Alexander is expected to miss at least two weeks with a right quadriceps injury.
Coach Jay Gruden confirmed the injury timeline on...
Gruden doubts Redskins will trade holdout Trent Williams
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Jay Gruden is doing his part to quiet trade buzz swirling around the Washington Redskins and holdout Trent Williams.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins have placed left tackle Trent Williams on the reserve/did not report list and signed journeyman lineman Corey Robinson.
Williams’ absence, QB competition big questions for Redskins
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Veteran Tony Bergstrom deadpanned the rumor is Trent Williams' holdout will be very short-lived.
"That's the rumor going around between me and the guy next to me in the...
Redskins Training Camp Capsule
WASHINGTON REDSKINS (7-9)
OPEN CAMP: July 25, Richmond, Virginia
LAST YEAR: Almost everything went right for Redskins on way to 6-3 record. Then injuries derailed their season. Alex...
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith has finally shed the massive brace on his right leg eight months after breaking his tibia and fibula in gruesome...
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins left tackle Trent Williams skipped the opening day of the team's mandatory minicamp reportedly over contract concerns.
Redskins’ Foster carted off field with apparent knee injury
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins linebacker Reuben Foster appeared to injure his left knee during his first snap at an offseason practice Monday and was taken off the field on a...
Redskins draft Ohio State WR Terry McLaurin in 3rd round
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Redskins have provided Dwayne Haskins with a familiar target to begin his NFL career.
After selecting the Ohio State quarterback in Thursday's first round,...
Drafting a quarterback in play for Redskins in early rounds
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Just when the Washington Redskins thought they found their long-term solution at quarterback, they're back to the drawing board.
Redskins Draft Preview Capsule
15. WASHINGTON (7-9)
LAST SEASON: Redskins were cruising toward playoffs at 6-3 when QB Alex Smith broke right leg and injuries hit hard. Team went to Colt McCoy, Mark Sanchez and Josh...
Redskins’ Collins glad to put Giants’ turmoil behind him
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Dave Gettleman's trash seems to be the Washington Redskins' treasure.
Three years after the-then Carolina Panthers general manager let cornerback Josh Norman out of his...
Redskins hire Tim Rattay as quarterbacks coach
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins have hired Tim Rattay as quarterbacks coach.
The team announced the move Friday. Rattay succeeds Kevin O'Connell in the job after O'Connell was promoted to offensive coordinator.
Rattay spent the past four years as quarterbacks coach at Louisiana Tech. He played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2006 when now-Redskins coach Jay Gruden was an offensive assistant.
Redskins hire Rob Ryan as inside linebackers coach
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins have hired longtime NFL defensive guru Rob Ryan as inside linebackers coach.
The team announced the move Wednesday, a day after promoting Kevin O'Connell to offensive coordinator on coach Jay Gruden's staff. Ryan most recently served as the Buffalo Bills' assistant head coach for defense in 2016.
Redskins promote Kevin O’Connell to offensive coordinator
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins have promoted Kevin O'Connell to offensive coordinator after he previously served as passing game coordinator and quarterbacks coach.
The team announced O'Connell's promotion Tuesday along with other changes to Jay Gruden's coaching staff. Matt Cavanaugh, who had been offensive coordinator the past two seasons, is now the Redskins' senior offensive assistant.
Redskins hire Nate Kaczor as new special teams coordinator
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Nate Kaczor (KAT'-sir) has been hired by the Washington Redskins as their special teams coordinator.
The team announced the move Saturday.
Kaczor replaces Ben Kotwica, who joined the Atlanta Falcons this month after five years with the Redskins.
Redskins full of uncertainty after injury-riddled season
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins' constantly changing personnel reminded cornerback Josh Norman of a game show.
"It's like watching 'Jeopardy,'" Norman said as players cleaned out their lockers on Monday. "You watch 'Jeopardy?' When you watch it, do you see the same people?"
Swearinger released by Redskins, gets no explanation why
The Washington Redskins released safety D.J. Swearinger on Monday.
Swearinger early in the day told a radio station in Washington D.C. he'd been cut with one game remaining in the regular season. He said on 106.7 The Fan that Redskins coach Jay Gruden did not give him an explanation for the move.
"I don't regret nothing, because I know I gave 100 percent effort from my heart," Swearinger said.
The Redskins later Monday sent out a release with the transaction.
Redskins’ Nicholson placed on non-injury list
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins safety Montae Nicholson was placed on the NFL reserve/non-football injury list Wednesday.
Redskins-Jaguars Preview Capsule
WASHINGTON (6-7) vs. JACKSONVILLE (4-9)
Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS
OPENING LINE - Jaguars by 8 ½
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Washington 7-6, Jacksonville 4-7-2
SERIES RECORD - Redskins lead 5-1
LAST MEETING - Redskins beat Jaguars 41-10, Sept. 14, 2014
LAST WEEK - Redskins lost to Giants 40-16; Jaguars lost to Titans 30-9
AP PRO32 RANKING - Redskins No. 24, Jaguars No. 29
REDSKINS OFFENSE - OVERALL (27), RUSH (17), PASS (26)
REDSKINS DEFENSE - OVERALL (20), RUSH (14), PASS (22)
Redskins are unraveling amid four-game losing streak
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins have lost four in a row, are down to their fourth quarterback and are mired in criticism from several players.
A once-promising season has gone off the rails thanks to injuries on the offense and blown assignments and missed tackles on defense. The finger-pointing is well underway on a team that has fallen to 6-7 and there is plenty of blame to go around.
Redskins coach Gruden says Jordan Reed’s year could be done
WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Redskins tight end Jordan Reed could be done for the season because of a strained toe muscle.
Redskins coach Jay Gruden said Monday that he thinks Reed was hurt on Mark Sanchez's high throw on his first pass of a 40-16 loss to the New York Giants a day earlier.
Gruden said "there is a level of concern" with Reed, who leads the team with 54 catches and 558 receiving yards.
Skins’ Gruden after NY loss: ‘Job’s in jeopardy every week’
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — This was all kinds of embarrassing for the Washington Redskins, from the offense to the defense to the special teams, from the poor plays to the face-palm penalties, from the numbers on the scoreboard to the thousands of empty seats in the stands.
Redskins ask for privacy amid reports of Smith complications
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins have asked for privacy for Alex Smith and his family amid reports the quarterback is dealing with complications from surgery to repair a broken leg.
Skins put Dunbar, Quinn, Cooper on IR, sign QB Josh Johnson
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The injuries keep mounting for the Washington Redskins, who put three more players on injured reserve Wednesday to raise their season total to 17: starting cornerback Quinton Dunbar, receiver Trey Quinn and guard Jonathan Cooper.
In other moves, the Redskins (6-6) signed Josh Johnson to be their backup quarterback against the visiting New York Giants (4-8) on Sunday and added guard Zac Kerin, center Demetrius Rhaney and defensive end Marcus Smith as free agents.