| Sep 15, 2008
There was a major breakdown in pass protection. Washington Redskins offensive linemen realized their mistake the moment quarterback Jason Campbell dropped back Sunday late in the fourth quarter against the New Orleans Saints, but there was nothing they...
| Dec 6, 2007
| 10:56 PM
Never mind that Rex Grossman had been knocked out of the game in the first quarter with a serious injury to his left leg. The Bears needed all of 1 yard to alter the outcome of Thursday night's 24-16 loss to the Redskins at FedEx Field.
| Sep 22, 2009
— The Washington Redskins had first-and-goal at the 7.
First down: Clinton Portis for no gain.
Second down: Portis for 2 yards.
Third down: The Redskins line up with only one receiver, far to the left. At the 5-yard line? Something must be up....
| Dec 6, 2009
The New Orleans Saints are still perfect!
Despite the lucky breaks they enjoyed all game, the New Orleans Saints' bid for an unbeaten season was all but cooked. The Washington Redskins, leading by seven, nursed the ball into range for an easy field...
| Dec 6, 2009
The Saints have found yet another way to win.
Quarterback Drew Brees drove the Saints 80 yards in 33 seconds to tie the game, and in overtime Garrett Hartley kicked an 18 yard field goal as the Saints completed an improbable rally with a 33-30 win over...
| Dec 16, 2009
| 3:12 PM
Every week during the NFL season, Texas coach Mack Brown has one of his video guys compile highlights of plays made by his former Longhorns. He'll send most of the players a text message -- whether they had a good day or bad -- to let them know they still...
| Aug 20, 2009
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Precisely what Washington Redskins coach Jim Zorn meant when he repeatedly used the word "soft" while dissecting a preseason-opening shutout loss is up for discussion.
What seems clear: NFL players will take notice when that...
| Aug 23, 2009
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — The starting quarterback completed one pass. The second- and third-stringers each threw an interception. Only in the preseason can the No. 4 guy get such a great chance to save the day.
Undrafted rookie Chase Daniel, fighting...
| Aug 25, 2009
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — There he is, the latest craze among backup quarterbacks in D.C. Throw a couple of touchdown passes in a preseason game, and suddenly the fans are in love.
"I've got to throw for three next time, right?" Washington Redskins...
| Aug 28, 2009
| 8:45 PM
Officially, Tom Brady has a "sore shoulder," the result of being crushed to the turf by massive Albert Haynesworth. It caused enough discomfort for him to spend quite a while on the bench flexing and rotating his throwing arm, trying to work out...
| Sep 2, 2009
| 6:40 PM
One recent morning at Redskins Park in Ashburn, linebacker Robert Henson arrived early and spotted him in the lobby, the man known around NFL teams as the Turk. He held a clipboard, but it might as well have been a scythe.
Quick smile. Eyes down. Keep...