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10 min ago | ESPN

W2W4: Washington Redskins

The Washington Redskins and Tampa Bay Buccaneers play their fourth and final preseason game at 7:30 p.m. ET on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Kai Forbath, Robert Malone, Zach Hocker, Lache Seastrunk, E.J Biggers, NFL Players

3 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Washington Redskins' Biggest Preseason Disappointments So Far

The defense, so long the thorn in the Redskins ' side, has defined the progress of this new team.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Robert Griffin III, Kai Forbath, Chris Chester, Trenton Robinson, Shawn Lauvao, NFL Players

4 hrs ago | The Progress-Index

Redskins, Bucs eager to get final look at backups

Like most of the starters for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Washington Redskins, the two-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle will play little - if any -Thursday night in a final tuneup for the regular season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, NFC, NFC East, Robert Griffin III, Brandon Meriweather, NFL Players, Kirk Cousins

8 hrs ago | News Herald

Keegan Lowe will occupy a key spot in Redskins' defenseKeegan Lowe...

Keegan Lowe will occupy a key spot in Redskins' defense Brandon Moore returns at QB for Redskins while Connor Bringman takes over for Wildcats.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Players, NFL Football, Brandon Moore (San Francisco 49ers)

Wed Aug 27, 2014

BleacherReport

Daniel Snyder Confirms Redskins Have Begun Planning for New Stadium

Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder has spent much of his offseason defending his team's controversial nickname and claiming it will never change.

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The Washington Post

Prosecutors drop assault charges against former Redskins player Fred Davis

D.C. prosecutors Wednesday dropped assault charges against former Washington Redskin player Fred Davis following an alleged altercation in June with an ex-girlfriend in Adams Morgan.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Fred Davis, NFL Players

The Post-Standard

Johnny Middle Finger: Should Cleveland's Manziel be fined for obscene gesture?

While competing for the Cleveland Browns No. 1 quarterback job on "Monday Night Football," Johnny Manziel told the Washington Redskins bench who he thought was No.

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Related Topix: Sports, Cleveland Browns, NFL Football, Johnny Manziel, NFL Players, Brian Orakpo

WTOP-FM Washington

Washington Redskins' Pierre Garcon helps raise money for teen with cerebral palsy

Washington Redskins' wide receiver Pierre Garcon has big hands and a big heart. On Tuesday night, he helped raise money for a local teenager whose family needs a special van to accommodate his wheelchair.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pierre Garcon, NFL Players, Robert Griffin III

RiggosRag

RGIII wants to be Great, but let's start with good first

Aug 7, 2014; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III throws the ball against the New England Patriots at FedEx Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Robert Griffin III, NFL Players, NFC, NFC East, Kirk Cousins

Detroit Free Press

Ex-Msu QB Cousins deals with life as RG3's backup

After that, he will once again become Robert Griffin III's understudy, a job he fully understands and one that has involved more work over the past two years than he could have imagined.

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Related Topix: Sports, Robert Griffin III, NFL Players

Tue Aug 26, 2014

MSNBC

Redskins' Meriweather to appeal 2-game suspension

Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather will appeal the two-game suspension for his latest helmet-to-helmet blow, a hit his coach called a "legitimate football play" while teammates stood up for him with much stronger words.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Perry Riley, Brandon Meriweather, NFL Players, David Amerson, Bacarri Rambo

RiggosRag

Redskins vs. Buccaneers: Player to Watch - Chris Thompson

Jul 24, 2014; Richmond, VA, USA; Washington Redskins running back Chris Thompson carries the ball past Redskins head coach Jay Gruden during practice on day one of training camp at Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Chris Thompson, NFL Players, Silas Redd, Alfred Morris, Evan Royster

ESPN

Washington Redskins cut-down analysis

Most significant move: The Redskins released veteran backup linebacker Rob Jackson , a move that in truth was only mildly surprising.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, NFC, NFC East, Rob Jackson, NFL Players, Mike McGlynn, Chris Chester, Spencer Long

Rant Sports

NFL Preseason 2014 Preview: Washington Redskins vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

There are three in the books and now only one preseason exhibition game remains for the cast of wannabes and hopefuls all vying for a place on the Washington Redskins ' final 53-man roster.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Bashaud Breeland, Andre Roberts, Adam Hayward, Ted Bolser, NFL Players, Trent Murphy

Sporting News

Cost of change: Financial impact of dropping Washington Redskins nickname

Clearly more than owner Daniel Snyder is willing to pay. While the debate over the name rages on - from Mike Ditka and Sarah Palin staunchly supporting it , to President Obama and Native American advocacy groups pushing hard for its abolishment - Snyder remains stiff-necked.

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The Washington Post

Redskins cut McGlynn, two others

The Redskins completed the first round of roster cuts, releasing center/guard Mike McGlynn, wide receiver Rashad Ross and tight end Matt Veldman, according to people with knowledge of the situation.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Rashad Ross, Chris Chester, Ryan Grant, Andre Roberts, NFL Players, Mike McGlynn

RiggosRag

The Final 53: Redskins roster Projection - Defense 2.0

Aug 18, 2014; Landover, MD, USA; Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel scrambles with the ball in the end zone as Washington Redskins defensive tackle Barry Cofield chases in the second quarter at FedEx Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, NFL Players, Barry Cofield, Jarvis Jenkins, Stephen Bowen, Jason Hatcher, Kedric Golston

The Washington Post

Redskins cut Gettis, Shepherd

The Redskins have made two more roster cuts, parting with third-year offensive lineman Adam Gettis and rookie cornerback Bryan Shepherd.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Bashaud Breeland, Chris Chester, Spencer Long, E.J Biggers, Tracy Porter, NFL Players

Mon Aug 25, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

Column: There is no Redskins quarterback controversy

"It's going to be very necessary for us to play great defense early on in the season, most likely."

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Robert Griffin III, NFL Players, Kirk Cousins, Jordan Reed, DeSean Jackson, Andre Roberts

The Washington Post

Redskins safety Meriweather suspended 2 games

The NFL once again has suspended Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather for his latest blow to the head of an opponent, which the league said is his sixth violation of player safety rules.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Phillip Thomas, Troy Vincent, Brandon Meriweather, Ryan Clark, NFL Players, Bacarri Rambo

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