Apr 23, 2016

Redskins sign cornerback Norman

The Washington Redskins signed cornerback Josh Norman on Friday, two days after the Carolina Panthers cut him loose. Norman, one of the NFL’s top corners, became a free agent Wednesday after the Panthers rescinded the franchise tag, which would have paid him $13.9 million ...

Griffin relishing Browns challenge

Apr 7, 2016

Griffin relishing Browns challenge

As Robert Griffin III vacated the podium following a poised and polished news conference, the quarterback tapped his fingers on the dais and made clear the mantra for his new opportunity. “No pressure, no diamonds,” he said. Though RG3 will face high expectations with ...

Miller, Cousins given franchise tags

Mar 2, 2016

Miller, Cousins given franchise tags

Where are the NFL All-Pros without contracts going? Nowhere, it appears. Super Bowl most valuable player Von Miller and fellow All-Pro players Josh Norman and Eric Berry were given franchise tags Tuesday, the league’s deadline to do so. Tags govern players’ ability to negotiate ...

Feb 24, 2016

Allen says Griffin done with Redskins

Redskins president Bruce Allen has voiced what everyone has assumed for quite some time: Robert Griffin III is done in Washington. In an interview Tuesday with the “Dan Sileo Show” on 1090 AM in San Diego, Allen replied “well, no” when asked whether he ...

Packers overcome slow start in victory over Redskins

Jan 11, 2016

Packers overcome slow start in victory over Redskins

For Aaron Rodgers and the rest of the Green Bay Packers’ offense, the first quarter of their playoff game Sunday looked quite similar to the stagnant way their regular season wound down. Not a lot of progress. Not a lot of points. Not a ...

Packers confident on road

Jan 9, 2016

Packers confident on road

Aaron Rodgers has called on the Green Bay Packers to draw inspiration from a hostile Washington Redskins crowd on Sunday as they attempt to reignite their Super Bowl hopes in a daunting opening playoff battle. Rodgers and the Packers started the season in scintillating ...

Cousins comes up big as Redskins clinch NFC East crown

Dec 27, 2015

Cousins comes up big as Redskins clinch NFC East crown

Wearing his “NFC East Champions” hat, Kirk Cousins made sure he got the last word. Cousins finished his news conference, turned on his way out and screamed: “How many of y’all picked us to win the division?” It sounded like his “You like that?” ...

Cowboys stay in playoff race

Dec 8, 2015

Cowboys stay in playoff race

Dez Bryant’s tantrum on the Dallas Cowboys’ sideline was not a good look. Neither was Darren McFadden’s two-fumble performance. Matt Cassel’s passes often sailed nowhere near his receivers. All in all, it was an ugly game, devoid of any style points or many scoreboard ...

Newton's brilliance propels Panthers past Redskins

Nov 23, 2015

Newton's brilliance propels Panthers past Redskins

Cam Newton has never liked being referred to as a running quarterback. “I have labelled myself as a pocket passer with the ability to run,” Newton said. Newton proved again he can beat teams with his arm, throwing a career-high five touchdown passes on ...

Giants put away Redskins

Sep 25, 2015

Giants put away Redskins

The New York Giants do know how to hold onto a lead. New York didn’t let Washington steal a victory late, finishing off a 32-21 decision Thursday night on Odell Beckham Jr.’s 30-yard touchdown catch and Rueben Randle’s 41-yarder. The Giants fell apart in ...

Jackson feels for benched Griffin

Sep 2, 2015

Jackson feels for benched Griffin

DeSean Jackson said he can relate to what Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is going through. After Griffin lost the starting job on Monday, Jackson compared it to his leaving the Eagles after the 2013 season. “It’s just unfortunate he has to be ...