Redskins Thumbs Up and Thumbs Down: Week One against the Cards

Redskins Thumbs Up and Thumbs Down:  Week One against the Cards

The Washington Redskins won their season opener 24-6 with a striking first half, that saw the Redskins dominated the time of possession 23:57 to 7:03.  QB Alex Smith completed 21 of 30 passes for 255 yards and 2 TD passes, in his first game as the Redskins signal caller.  Here are our Thumbs Up and Thumbs Down for week one. Redskins Thumbs Up RB Chris Thompson.  What a return game for Chris Thompson, coming back…

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Four Redskins to the Injured Reserve

Four Redskins to the Injured Reserve

The Washington Redskins placed four players on the season ending injured reserve.  RB Chris Thompson, G Shawn Lauvao, C Spencer Long, and WR Terrelle Pryor are all done for the season. None of these were unexpected.  Thompson is the obvious big loss.  He broke his fibula last week.  He will be back next season after signing a two year contract extension this off-season. Long injured his knee, attempted a come back two weeks ago, but…

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Game Eleven: Giants @ Redskins

Game Eleven: Giants @ Redskins

When: Thursday, November 23 | 830 p.m. ET Where: FedEx Field Weather: 30’s with 0% precipitation Radio: WMAL TV: NBC 4 Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth, Michele Tafoya (Field reporter) Line: Redskins -7.5 (Over/Under 45 points) See you Thanksgiving Night, @Giants & @Redskins! pic.twitter.com/ESzde6Y4JA — SNF on NBC (@SNFonNBC) November 20, 2017 The Redskins and Giants close out an all-day spread of Thanksgiving football with a meeting of two NFC East rivals. Washington and New York…

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Redskins Game 10 Review: @ Saints

Redskins Game 10 Review: @ Saints

THE GOOD Kirk Cousins was spectacular, completing over two-thirds of his passes and averaging a sparkling 10 yards per pass attempt. He finished with a passer rating of 132.9 and a QBR of 79.1, both excellent numbers. Cousins also threw three TD passes and committed no turnovers and consistently handled the blitz well. The Saints are one of the most blitz-happy defenses in the league and it is clear Cousins & Co. prepared well for…

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Redskins RB Chris Thompson done for the season

Redskins RB Chris Thompson done for the season

Not only do the Washington Redskins have to deal with an epic loss, in which they surrendered a 15 point lead with three minutes remaining, but they also lost their best offensive weapon, RB Chris Thompson, for the season.  Thompson suffered a fracture fibula that will require surgery. The injury occurred in the second half, when QB Kirk Cousins, escaping the pass rush, rolled outside, and a tackler rolled up on his ankle, trapping his…

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Game Ten: Redskins @ Saints

Game Ten: Redskins @ Saints

When: Sunday, November 19 | 1 p.m. ET Where: Mercedes-Benz SuperDome Weather: Indoors Radio: WMAL TV: FOX 5 –Joe Buck (play-by-play) –Troy Aikman (color) –Erin Andrews (sidelines) Line: Saints -7.5 (over/under 51 points) The Washington Redskins will attempt to even their record this season at 5-5 when they return to action against the New Orleans Saints in Week 11. Kickoff at the Mercedes-Benz SuperDome in New Orleans is scheduled for 1 p.m. ET. SERIES HISTORY…

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UPDATED: 2 to IR, Redskins sign RB, Make Roster Moves

UPDATED: 2 to IR, Redskins sign RB, Make Roster Moves

UPDATE: The Redskins have placed RB Rob Kelley (high ankle sprain, MCL sprain) and ILB Will Compton (Lisfranc sprain) on injured reserve. The Washington Redskins signed RB Byron Marshall off the practice squad of the Philadelphia Eagles today, hoping to bolster a rushing attack that currently features only two healthy running backs on the roster. Marshall, 5’9″ and 201 pounds, was undrafted out of the University of Oregon in 2016 and spent most of 2016…

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It’s the Redskins versus the Vikings: PreGame Notes

It’s the Redskins versus the Vikings:  PreGame Notes

It’s the Redskins versus the Vikings.  The Redskins are coming off a huge thriller victory over the Seattle Seahawks.  They look to keep that momentum going today against a tough Minnesota Vikings team. Injuries:  It seems a good place to start for these 2017 Washington Redskins is on injuries.  Usually the terms injuries and Redskins is not very good news to report here. However, the Redskins have gotten pretty good news this week.   Pro…

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Game Nine: Vikings @ Redskins

Game Nine: Vikings @ Redskins

When: Sunday, November 12 | 1 p.m. ET Where: FedEx Field Weather: Cloudy 50 degrees, 0% chance of rain Radio: WMAL TV: FOX 5 Kevin Burkhardt, Charles Davis, Pam Oliver (Field reporter) Line: Vikings -1.5 Over/Under 42 points SERIES HISTORY LEADER: Series tied, 10-10 STREAKS: Vikings have won 2 of past 3 LAST GAME: 11/13/16: Vikings 20 at Redskins 26 LAST GAME AT SITE: 11/13/16 FOX with the doubleheader this week. Much of the country…

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