CSN Washington "Aldrick Robinson is, without a doubt, the fastest wide receiver on the Redskins' roster. The past two games, though, he’s added some big-time production to that elite speed. In Sunday’s loss to the Falcons, Robinson equaled his career-high for receptions (4) and set a new high for receiving..." December 21
Washington Post "Center J.D. Walton, who was claimed by the Washington Redskins off waivers this week after he was released by the Denver Broncos, won’t play in the final two games of the season, Coach Mike Shanahan said. Shanahan said the move was made with the future in mind. “We liked him out of college,”..." December 20
New York Daily News "The NFL has discussed moving the Super Bowl — possibly up to Saturday or back to Monday, Tuesday or the following weekend — in the event of a major snowstorm. The NFL will be playing its first outdoor, cold-weather Super Bowl at MetLife Stadium and it could be played on a day other than Sunday..." December 19
The #Redskins will place Jordan Reed on injured reserve. A specialist suggested that Reed not practice for the next three weeks.
Pro Football Talk "The NFL’s blackout policy could soon be blacked out. The Federal Communications Commissions officially has proposed the adoption of a rule preventing sports leagues from blacking out games. It’s the first official step in a process that now welcomes commentary from the public regarding the..." December 19
CSN Washington "The spin cycle continues. Less than 12 hours after a Bleacher Report story that said that Robert Griffin III is stubborn and that his father Robert Griffin Jr. is meddlesome, another report with flat denials of all of the key assertions in that article has hit the Internet. The lead..." December 18
Washington Post "Linebacker London Fletcher announced on Wednesday that he will likely retire from the NFL after 16 seasons. Fletcher said at Redskins Park he is ”99 percent certain” he will retire after the season’s remaining two games. He said he must have one more conversation with his wife to make the..." December 18
Bleacher Report "In the face of adversity, the Washington Redskins have discovered two things about Robert Griffin III: He is an extremely hardheaded young man, and he has an interfering father. Those dual issues will have a significant impact on owner Daniel Snyder after the season, when he decides what to..." December 17
NFL.com "Kirk Cousins' first start of the 2013 season included a lot of great plays, and plenty of head-scratching throws. There were more passes from the pocket, especially going down the field. That led to some conspiracy theorists wondering if Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan changed the..." December 16
Pro Football Talk "Last Sunday night, Peter King of TheMMQB.com and I reported on Football Night in America that the league has been discussing centralized replay review, and that the discussions will continue. The discussions are accelerating. Per a league source, replay review could be removed from the..." December 16
Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The Washington Redskins were in a charitable mood. The Falcons were more than happy to accept the seven turnovers and crafted them into a thrilling 27-26 victory Sunday at the Georgia Dome. The Falcons improved to 4-10, while the Redskins dropped to 3-11. The Redskins scored with 22..." December 16
NFL.com "Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan's press conferences have been bland for most of his career. With his team crumbling around him, Shanahan's last few sessions have been tense and fascinating. Following Sunday's 27-26 meltdown against the Atlanta Falcons, Shanahan was teed up by reporters..." December 15
Washington player in text to me: "95 percent of the players agree with decision to go to Cousins."
ESPN.com "With one year and $7 million remaining on his contract, Redskins coach Mike Shanahan will not resign from his job and actually would like to return to Washington next season as long as he can run the organization the way he wants, according to multiple sources. And despite speculation that the..." December 15
From @RapSheet: Redskins OC Kyle Shanahan "has decided he can no longer work for his dad...Expect him to set on his own path next year."
CSN Washington "Jordan Reed’s promising rookie season has been seriously short-circuited by a concussion he suffered during the Redskins’ Week 11 game against the Eagles. The injury will cost him a fourth straight game on Sunday. According to an ESPN 980 report, Reed will not play tomorrow when the Redskins..." December 14
Washington Post "Washington coach Mike Shanahan thinks his decision to start quarterback Kirk Cousins for the final three games of the regular season may yield dividends for the franchise in the future. Shanahan said on ESPN 980 that he believes that if Cousins plays well, some other team might offer a..." December 14
NFL.com "Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III put on a brave face during Wednesday's press conference announcing his benching, but it's now clear that he's more than just confused by coach Mike Shanahan's decision to pull the plug on his season. Appearing on Thursday's edition of "NFL..." December 13
What I reported on @nflnetwork TA Pregame: Sources say benching RG3 was a football decision based on poor performance...
Foxsports.com "The only thing Mike Shanahan is trying to shut down is his job as coach of the Washington Redskins, FOX Sports Insider Jay Glazer told TMZ. Glazer says Shanahan sees the writing on the wall after an awful season and is benching Robert Griffin III because he wants to get fired so he can sit at..." December 12
CBSSports.com "Read Jason La Canfora's account of the three-ring circus that is the Washington Redskins and it's easy to see why the team is 3-10, the franchise quarterback has been bench, and the head coach is apparently trying to get fired. But it gets weirder (of course it does). Kyle Shanahan, the Redskins..." December 12
Pro Football Talk "We’ve heard plenty from the folks directly involved in and affected by the decision to shut Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III down for the season. We’re now hearing from members of the organization who are on the periphery. Receiver Santana Moss expressed concern on Thursday regarding..." December 12
Washington Post "The Washington Redskins shut down quarterback Robert Griffin III for the remainder of the season Wednesday, naming backup Kirk Cousins as their new starter and adding a new element to Coach Mike Shanahan’s showdown with team owner Daniel Snyder over the direction of the franchise. Griffin, last..." December 12
Washington Times "Tight end Jordan Reed did not practice on Wednesday and did not even attend the portion of practice open to reporters as he continues to recover from a concussion sustained in the Washington Redskins’ loss to the Philadelphia Eagles on Nov. 17. Reed has missed the Redskins’ last three games,..." December 12
NFL.com "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell indicated Wednesday that the league is considering making fundamental changes with how in-game replay reviews are handled. "I think our officials do an incredible job, but there's always room for improvement," Goodell told NFL Media's Albert Breer at the Special..." December 12
What a gem just now. Shanahan says he talked to Snyder b/c it's about the QB but "Dan could care less about the other positions."
Sporting News "The Washington Redskins will start Kirk Cousins, not Robert Griffin III, at quarterback, according to John Keim. The news comes after reports that the Redskins may try avoiding paying coach Mike Shanahan for the last year of his contract. The team denied reports that the coach nearly departed..." December 11
Redskins players have been told Rex Grossman will backup Kirk Cousins on Sunday -- and Robert Griffin III will be inactive.
Fansided "Reports have been leaking out of the Washington Redskins organization as things begin to unravel. Everything from head coach Mike Shanahan wanting to quit after 2012 to Dan Snyder showing favoritism to certain players like Robert Griffin III. Wide receiver Santana Moss went on 106.7 The Fan in..." December 11
Thinking inside Redskins building today is that Shanahan is going w Cousins unless RG3 is able to convince him otherwise
NFL.com "Mike Shanahan raised eyebrows Monday when he told reporters he was considering sitting Robert Griffin III for the rest of the season. The Washington Redskins coach said Griffin was taking too many sacks and reasoned that keeping the quarterback healthy was a priority ahead of the team's..." December 10
Shanahan on possibly shelving RG3: "If he did get injured, I’d be very disappointed if he wasn’t there in the offseason.” …This is deep.
Washington Post "The Washington Redskins were sorting through their options Monday regarding Coach Mike Shanahan and one of the possibilities is firing Shanahan for cause and attempting to withhold the money due to him for the remainder of his contract, according to multiple people familiar with the..." December 09
CBSSports.com "The Washington Redskins are expected to pursue Baylor's Art Briles should they fire Mike Shanahan, according to league sources. Not only are the strugging Redskins (3-10) losing, there also is a fractured relationship between coach Mike Shanahan and ownership. With Shanahan's partnership with..." December 09
Kansas City Star "The Chiefs got their mojo back on Sunday. The Chiefs, taking advantage of a seemingly uninterested Washington team, snapped a three-game losing streak with a 45-10 win at FedExField. Despite the victory, the Chiefs, 10-3, will have to wait another week to clinch a playoff spot because Miami,..." December 09
CBSSports.com "The Washington Redskins are expected to pursue Baylor's Art Briles should they fire Mike Shanahan, according to league sources. Not only are the strugging Redskins (3-10) losing, there also is a fractured relationship between coach Mike Shanahan and ownership. With Shanahan's partnership with..." December 08
Washington Post "The skill set suggested great potential despite his limited résumé. The payday reflected his new team’s great expectations. And following a promising debut, an injury left lingering questions after his first season with his new team. But now fully healed, Pierre Garcon has demonstrated in his..." December 08
Jordan Reed. .Brandon Meriweather, Darrel Young, Rex, Royster, LeRibeus, Brandon Jenkins are inactive for #Redskins
ESPN.com "As speculation mounts about Mike Shanahan's future in Washington, details have emerged about the coach's dissatisfaction with the relationship between owner Dan Snyder and quarterback Robert Griffin III. Disillusioned with the way Snyder was running the organization, Shanahan cleaned out his..." December 08
Washington Post "After having one of the NFL’s lowest-ranked pass defenses last season, the Washington Redskins looked for cures in the draft last spring. They used a second-round pick on cornerback David Amerson and added two safeties, Phillip Thomas and Bacarri Rambo, later on draft weekend. The results have..." December 07
Fansided "Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher wasn’t going to let his body breaking down stop him from coming back. Now in his 16th season, he isn’t going to let it prevent him from coming back again. “I’ll let the season take its course and decompress,” Fletcher said, via John Keim of..." December 06
CSN Washington "If Robert Griffin III rushed back from a major knee injury because he was worried about losing his job to Kirk Cousins, well, that’s news to him. “Me and Kirk have always been good,” Griffin told CSNwashington.com. “That’s not an issue. The way I look at it, hard work, dedication and God’s..." December 06
PSD Staff If you survived the ups and downs with underperformers and gut wrenching injuries to wind up in your leagues playoffs, than congratulations. But you know you're not done yet as just making the post-season is not enough. League championships and a year of bragging rights are on the line. Let's see... December 05
NFL.com "Every NFL season has its share of officiating controversies. But Washington Redskins wide receiver Santana Moss believes this season has had more mistakes than usual. "Its probably been worse this whole year as a total, not just this team," Moss said of the officiating. "But I've watched a lot..." December 05
Shanahan said mo hurt will be placed on injured reserve today
Stephen Bowen needed micro fracture surgery last night. 6 months recovery
Washington Post "Tailback Alfred Morris had only 11 carries in the Washington Redskins’ loss to the New York Giants, one fewer than quarterback Robert Griffin III had during Sunday night’s game. Coach Mike Shanahan said Monday that the defense of the Giants was committed to keeping the football out of Morris’s..." December 04
Pro Football Talk "In his first press conference since Mike Wise of the Washington Post reported that tensions between Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III and coach Mike Shanahan date back to the misuse of Griffin in January, Griffin addressed the level of trust that has developed between himself and the head..." December 04
CBS Washington "There is not enough evidence to establish a link between football and the increase risk of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), says a new study. Previous information had shown that National Football League players may be at a higher risk of death associated with Alzheimer’s and other..." December 04
Washington Post "Linebacker London Fletcher suffered a sprained left ankle during the Washington Redskins’ loss Sunday night to the New York Giants at FedEx Field. Coach Mike Shanahan provided no details Monday about the severity of Fletcher’s injury. It is not clear whether the injury will jeopardize..." December 04