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Redskins Blog: Redskins minicamp: Observations from Wednesday’s practice

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 6:20pm
The Washington Redskins on Wednesday made it through their second day of minicamp, and the afternoon’s on-field work represented the final session of the offseason for Jay Gruden and his players.The offseason program will officially end on Thursday, after players go through a round of morning meetings and film-study sessions with their coaches. Then comes a six-week break between now and the start of training camp.Read full article >>







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Michael Oher says ‘The Blind Side’ hurt his NFL career

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 5:56pm
“The Blind Side” may have impressed critics, but the 2009 Oscar-winning film is not a favorite of its subject, Carolina Panthers left tackle Michael Oher. On Wednesday, Oher said the movie has been a detriment to his football career.Read full article >>







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Redskins Blog: Jay Gruden expresses optimism as minicamp nears its end

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 4:59pm
Jay Gruden knows that his Washington Redskins have a long way to go in their quest to improve upon the 4-12 campaign they posted in his first season at the helm. But as the team’s offseason work draws to a close, the coach declared a sense of encouragement.Read full article >>







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Dez Bryant and Jerry Jones dig in over Cowboys contract, for now

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 3:29pm
Dez Bryant and Jerry Jones went public again Wednesday with their opinions on the wide receiver’s threat to skip the Dallas Cowboys’ season opener over a contract dispute.Those opinions show just how far apart the two sides are.Read full article >>







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Redskins Blog: Here’s Jay Gruden’s news conference, and tweets from minicamp

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 3:02pm
It’s Day 2 of minicamp, and Jay Gruden speaks with reporters around 3 p.m. Here’s the link to that from the team’s Web site; later, we’ll compile tweets from Post folks who are out in Ashburn and refresh the thread.Read full article >>







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DC Sports Bog: Duke Ihenacho tapes his cleats to look like Nike slippers with white socks

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 2:22pm
My colleague Dan Steinberg was at Redskins Park on Tuesday, risking life and limb in the face of falling light fixtures to chase down some of the most important questions of minicamp. Questions such as: What type of footwear will safety Duke Ihenacho tape his football cleats to look like next?Read full article >>







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Redskins Blog: What cures an ailing pass rush? Meet taekwondo grandmaster Joe Kim

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 12:15pm
The Redskins are a bit behind the curve in turning to martial-arts techniques to punch up their lackluster pass rush.But they’re getting tremendous buy-in so far from the players tasked with rattling opposing quarterbacks, according to Joe Kim, the taekwondo grandmaster/NFL consultant brought in this offseason by Coach Jay Gruden.Read full article >>







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Tom Brady joins everyone else, mocks his dance moves on Facebook

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:26am
Just when you thought it was safe to laugh at Tom Brady for the ridiculously poor moves he executed on the dance floor as the New England Patriots celebrated getting their Super Bowl rings last weekend, he has gone and spoiled all the fun.Read full article >>







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Redskins Blog: Rookies look to stand out in Redskins’ secondary

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:02am
For first-year Washington Redskins defensive backs coach Perry Fewell, the team’s three-day minicamp is all about evaluation, especially for one group within the secondary: the rookies.“Are they going to be a two, are they going to be a three? Right now, it’s more of a review for the players,” said Fewell on Tuesday, Day 1 of Washington’s minicamp. “So how fast can they play and respond to the different sets that they’re getting? I think [minicamp] is very important for the guys that are fighting for the No. 2 and 3 spot.”Read full article >>







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Redskins Blog: Redskins running backs vie for roles alongside Alfred Morris

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 7:00am
Redskins running back Chris Thompson knows how talented rookie running back Matt Jones is.Oh, Thompson knows alright.It was 2012 when Thompson, then a senior at Florida State, watched Jones run for 10 yards a carry and the game-sealing touchdown as Florida beat the Seminoles, 37-26, on Thompson’s home turf.Read full article >>







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DC Sports Bog: Redskins training camp starting times: Dollars or sense?

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 11:21pm
Twelve months ago, during his first visit to Richmond, Redskins Coach Jay Gruden explained why his team would switch its training camp schedule from late afternoon practices to the morning.“I think it’s cooler in the morning and there’s less chance of rain in the morning than the afternoon, that’s the main two reasons,” Gruden said. “If you [hold walk throughs] in the evening, it’s a chance for them to sleep on it. And then you come right out and practice [the next morning] and see how much they can digest mentally . . . . I like this. I want to see how that goes. We practiced in the afternoon last year in Cincinnati, but I think the morning practice is the way to go.”Read full article >>







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Coach Jay Gruden strikes nurturing tone with Robert Griffin III

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 8:24pm
There was no smack of shoulder pads or any danger of a defender’s brutal hit, given that contact isn’t allowed during NFL minicamps. But sensing pressure coming, Robert Griffin III hung in the pocket and delivered a completion worthy of a first down to Pierre Garcon.Read full article >>







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Tom Brady reportedly will seek to have his suspension lifted and to be ‘exonerated’

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 7:25pm
Tom Brady is set to meet with an arbitrator next week to appeal the four-game suspension he was handed following the release of attorney Ted Wells’s report on DeflateGate. Of course, that arbitrator is none other than NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, who has staked a fair amount of his credibility on how that scandal has been handled, so Brady’s chances of getting the punishment lifted don’t look great.Read full article >>







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Redskins Blog: Redskins minicamp: Observations from Tuesday’s practice

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 5:45pm
Day 1 of Redskinsminicamp now is in the books. Jay Gruden and his charges went through their most extensive work day of the offseason thus far, because CBA rules permit more time for walk-throughs, film sessions and practice time.Read full article >>







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Vince Wilfork’s T-shirt draws big laughs at Texans minicamp

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 5:40pm
Big man Vince Wilfork doesn’t need a funny T-shirt to make him stand out. But that didn’t stop the new Houston Texans nose tackle from wearing one anyway for a Tuesday press conference, and,  hoo boy, was this shirt a doozy.Read full article >>







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No Brady? No problem. Patriots will still win at least 11 games.

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 1:36pm
The New England Patriots are fresh off a Super Bowl win, but it hasn’t been without controversy: their star quarterback, Tom Brady has been suspended four games (pending appeal) for his role in Deflategate. Still, expectations are high.Read full article >>







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DC Sports Bog: Tyler Seguin ruffles Stars fans by wearing a Redskins hat

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 12:12pm
Tyler Seguin is from Canada, has played in Boston, calls himself a Patriots fan, and now works in Dallas. And yet while he was tweeting Game 6 of the Stanley Cup finals for ESPN on Monday night, he posted a photo of himself wearing a Redskins hat.Read full article >>







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Redskins Blog: Redskins mailbag: Safety battle, running backs and a whole lot of Robert Griffin III

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 11:45am
It’s minicamp week, and that means that the Washington Redskins over the course of the next three days will hold their final offseason practices. After Thursday, players will scatter to their offseason homes, rest up and prepare themselves for training camp, which kicks off on July 30.Read full article >>







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DC Sports Bog: Ryan Kerrigan and Stephen Paea practice their moves on Redskins photo day

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 10:14am
Monday was photo day at Redskins Park, which gave the team’s rookies, including first-round draft pick Brandon Scherff, the opportunity to put on their full uniforms for the first time. It also gave a couple of veterans the chance to show off their moves.Read full article >>







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Redskins Blog: Redskins minicamp: Five story lines to follow this week

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 9:45am
The Redskins this week hold their final practices of the offseason, holding their mandatory, full-squad minicamp today, Wednesday and Thursday.After this week, the players get almost a month off, and then report to Richmond on July 29 for the start of training camp on July 30.Read full article >>







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