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Need to Know: A learning process for Amerson | Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
Here is what you need to know on this Friday, September 27, two days before the Redskins visit the Raiders. Nickel coverage Five things you need to know about from Redskins Park. 1. According to, Bill Leavy will be the referee for Sunday’s game in Oakland.

Redskins struggling vs. quick passes | Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
The last two games, the Redskins have been able to get to the opposing quarterback early. London Fletcher sacked the Lions’ Matthew Stafford on the very first snap from scrimmage last Sunday.

College DC Options to Replace Haslett: Todd Grantham |

A look at why Georgia defensive coordinator Todd Grantham could be a good fit to replace Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett after the season.

Griffin: Team must be confident, not relaxed | Comcast SportsNet Washington

4 Areas the Redskins have the Advantage over the Raiders |

A look at four areas where the Redskins have an edge of the Raiders this week and how that can lead to a win.

DeAngelo Hall Interview: He’s The Nature Boy Ric Flair! | 4th & Pain
We hate to brag, but what other show can deliver DeAngelo Hall cut a wrestling promo like Ric Flair?!

Dexter Manley’s roast of Joe Gibbs

The NFL in London: Would you watch the Redskins play there?

‘Big-time’ production so far for Pierre Garcon
Through three games, Garcon has 23 catches for 280 yards and a touchdown. That puts him on pace for a 123-catch, 1,493-yard season.

Kyle Shanahan: Element of surprise gone for NFL’s option-play offenses

Barnett not surprised by time-sharing arrangement with Fletcher
"I think that was kind of the idea when I came here, is to kind of get to go in and rotate and let him get out a little bit so he can come back fresh and play as fresh as possible," said Barnett, a former starter for the Green Bay Packers and Buffalo Bills. "So I’m just here to spell him and if that role increases, then the role increases. If the number of plays increases, it increases. If not, I’ll be ready for it."

Haslett remains confident in Rambo’s potential
"[Rambo] is going to be a good player," Haslett said. "We just feel good about [Meriweather] right now playing, and obviously, the situation last week with three wide receivers, we wanted to get another corner on the field. So that’s kind of why we went in that direction. We feel good about [Rambo] and his practice, and he’s going to be a good football player."

Rob Jackson eager for suspension to expire

Josh Morgan not complaining about reduced role

Raiders still see Robert Griffin III as dual-threat quarterback

Redskins need more WR production - NFC East Blog - ESPN
"You have got to make sure that the defense respects that you have other people that can attack you and hurt you," Redskins offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan said. "As long as they keep that respect then it’s easier to get Pierre the ball. We need other guys to make plays and to continue doing that, not only to help Pierre, but the whole offense."

Brian Orakpo, who led his family when his parents were removed, believes he can lead the Redskins - The Washington Post
When his father was deported and his mother sent to prison, Brian Orakpo stepped in to lead. By comparison, an 0-3 start doesn’t seem like much.

Robert Griffin III is a rookie when it comes to taking care of himself - The Washington Post
In many ways, Redskins quarterback is a rookie when it comes to taking care of himself in the NFL.

The Redskins Blog | Sweeping Curve: Playing On Baseball Field

Redskins-Raiders: 4 Keys To The Game's Brian Tinsman breaks down the key players and matchups to keep an eye on during Sunday afternoon's Redskins-Raiders battle at the Colosseum in Oakland, Calif.

The Cowboys D-Line Coach Nicknamed One Of His Players "Golden Cock"
Why "Golden Cock?" Hatcher has an idea: "He’s the only white guy," Hatcher said. "You ever seen the Fearsome Four? Nick is the only white guy." Does he like that nickname? "Oh yeah," Hatcher said. "The Golden Cock, that’s a sweet name, the Golden Cock."

O.J. Simpson gets busted in prison for trying to sneak oatmeal cookies back to his cell | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports
From Yahoo Sports: All O.J. Simpson wanted was a few extra cookies in his prison cell. Now he's in the news as a punchline once again. The former Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame running back grabbed a few extra cookies after lunch the … Continue reading →

NFL Week 4 Predictions and Analysis |