Category: Mike Shanahan

Rex Grossman Says Kyle Shanahan Couldn’t Call Read-Option Plays for him Without Laughing

Friday, April 12th, 2013

The Washington Redskins like to run the zone-read, but the 'Skins will be without their franchise quarterback for most if not all of the offseason, and maybe longer than that. As a result, there's a lot of talk regarding who might be able to step in and run those plays ...

DeAngelo Hall Says he Turned Down More Money Elsewhere to Rejoin the Redskins

Friday, April 5th, 2013

All-or-nothing cornerback DeAngelo Hall is back with the Washington Redskins after all, which is huge for the 'Skins and their weak secondary. And it goes to show how important it is for teams to be competitive and treat players well, because Hall is back primarily because he thinks this team ...

Clinton Portis: Dan Snyder Will Solve Washington’s Turf Problems to Avoid Future Injuries to RG3

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

The Washington Redskins were on top of the NFL world last week after winning the NFC East with the dazzling play of rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III. A lot can change in the NFL in one week. As if the 24-14 playoff loss to the Seattle Seahawks wasn't bad enough, ...

Pierre Garcon’s Return Helps Fuel Washington Redskins’ Rebound

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

There's no question the man of the hour, and the season, in Washington is Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III. The team started 3-6, but has won three straight games -- all against division rivals -- since then. But it's also no coincidence that wide receiver Pierre Garcon has worked his ...

Mike Shanahan on Thigh Pads, Penalties and Getting Hot at the Right Time

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

Amazingly, the Washington Redskins control their own destiny in December. They've been hammered by injuries and have an extremely young roster, but with rookies fueling the offense, Mike Shanahan's team can make things very interesting in the NFC East if they can pull of a win at home against the ...

Mike Shanahan: With 2011 Giants in mind, Redskins are “Right in the Thick of Things”

Thursday, November 15th, 2012

Mike Shanahan knows that the future is bright for his Washington Redskins, but he says he refuses to give up on 2012 despite a 3-6 start. He's made it clear that he's now evaluating talent for 2013 and beyond, but the 2011 New York Giants taught Shanahan that you're never ...

DeAngelo Hall Says the Redskins “Feel Like We’ve Got a Chance”

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

The Washington Redskins had better hope that the bye week fixed them, because the banged-up 'Skins were really struggling before getting a week off prior to the season's final stretch gets started in Week 11. Even if the bye didn't help a lot, at least DeAngelo Hall and his teammates will ...

Mike Shanahan Praises RGIII For A Tremendous Job In OTA’s, Very Pleased With Kirk Cousins’s Demeanor

Friday, June 15th, 2012

The NFL world is consumed by Robert Griffin III and that won't be changing anytime soon. If there is any news pertaining to the Washington Redskins it will typically center around No.10 in the Nation's Capital and right now the media wants any nugget they can get on the rookie ...

Mike Shanahan Believes the Redskins Have a Sufficient Supporting Cast Around RG3: “We are night and day different from two years ago.”

Thursday, May 17th, 2012

Thursday, April 26, 2012 will now be the day that forever marks Mike Shanahan's legacy with the Washington Redskins. On that night Washington selected former Baylor quarterback, Robert Griffin III, with the second overall selection, a pick that the Redskins traded three draft picks (two first round choices and second round choice) ...

Jabar Gaffney Appears To Be Out in Washington Following a Goofy Twitter Situation

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

A week ago, interesting messages began showing up on the Twitter account of Washington Redskins wide receiver Jabar Gaffney. They included the calling out of free agent defensive back Lito Sheppard -- a guy Gaffney calls a friend in the following interview -- and disparaging remarks about a soon-to-be ex-wife. Gaffney ...