Category: Washington Redskins

Washington Redskins

Mar 27

Jackson already names Taylor starting QB

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If the Cleveland Browns draft a quarterback with one of the two picks they have in the top four of the upcoming NFL Draft, the rookie will not be competing for a starting job this summer. The Broncos might have come closest by bringing on Case Keenum, but his two-year deal hardly removes the position …

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Mar 25

Jets offered Kirk Cousins $30 million per year

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Appearing in recent weeks on PFT Live, Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News predicted that the Jets would offer quarterback Kirk Cousins the most money, but that he would choose to sign with another team. Ronald Gasser was sentenced to 30 years in prison for the shooting death of former NFL running back …

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Mar 22

Nelson broke into the league in 2008 as a second-round pick of the Packers, but needed time to develop into one of the NFL’s most proficient deep threats.

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He eclipsed the 1,200-yard mark in four seasons between 2011 and 2016 to help establish Green Bay as an offensive powerhouse. That earned him a four-year, $39 million contract extension in 2014 — a deal he ultimately couldn’t live up to as age and injury eroded his impact on the game. Nelson has been an …

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Mar 20

Baker Mayfield relishing opportunity to prove himself again this time, in NFL

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With the exception of the Senior Bowl and the NFL Scouting Combine, Mayfield has prepared for his impending NFL career mostly in California. He has changed that up a bit, with his home training base in Norman for the next two weeks. After that, he’ll spend another week training back in California before beginning the …

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Mar 17

The 49ers met with Sherman on Saturday and wanted to make sure he is healing well from a torn Achilles in his right foot and a bone spur in his left.

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He said he’d be forever grateful to former coach Mike Shanahan for drafting him, three rounds after they selected quarterback Robert Griffin III with the second overall pick. “At the time many people saw his selection as foolish,” Cousins said. “Time proved otherwise and taught me that there are no guarantees in this business — …

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Mar 15

MLB trade news: Pirates acquire Corey Dickerson from Rays

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The Pirates acquired outfielder Corey Dickerson on Thursday from the Rays. Dickerson had been designated for assignment by Tampa Bay earlier this month despite hitting 27 home runs with 62 RBIs last season. Dickerson also had a solid .282/.325/.490 slash line, which helped him become a 2017 AL All-Star. This team is better than the …

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Mar 12

Richard Sherman ‘s free-agency tour began with the San Francisco 49ers , and it won’t extend beyond the Bay Area.

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The veteran cornerback has agreed to a three-year deal with the 49ers worth $39 million (including a $5 million signing bonus), NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported. The team confirmed the move Sunday. Sherman was released by the Seattle Seahawks earlier in the week after the team decided it wanted to give the veteran an …

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Mar 08

Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid, Lonzo Ball highlight NBA Rising Stars rosters

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Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid and Lonzo Ball headline the NBA Rising Stars rosters announced Wednesday night. The game will feature the same format as the previous three years with 10 of the league’s best rookies or second-year players from the U.S. taking on 10 from across the globe. The Sixers and Lakers each have three …

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Feb 20

The next group of six got underway with Oleksii Bychenko of Israel, and he unseated Tanaka for first.

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His countryman, Danel Samohin, posted a 251.44 total to take over second place. Then it was Nathan Chen of the United States. Chen started with a quadruple lutz, then a quad flip double toeloop, a very strong start to his routine. A quad flip and a pair of quad toeloops gave way to the quad …

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Feb 07

The surgically repaired foot of TE Greg Olsen continues to be a concern.

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There is room to wonder whether the Panthers can be a Super Bowl team without a healthy and productive Olsen. But their win over the Vikings was impressive, especially given the way Carolina churned out yards in the running game. The Chiefs got back into the win column, but they had plenty of help from …

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