Jones missed practice for the second consecutive day on Tuesday, as the Redskins are being careful not to burn out their hard-nosed rookie running back.
With Robert Griffin III’s status uncertain, McCoy is set to play all of Thursday’s preseason finale against the Jaguars while Kirk Cousins and the starters sit out ahead of the start of the regular season.
The NFL has gone to great lengths to make the game more offensively oriented, and the widespread use of gloves by receivers has made it so nearly any pass thrown in a player’s direction can be caught.
Cousins, named the Redskins’ starting quarterback on Monday, believes he has learned from the mistakes and improved significantly after spend the better part of the last three years in Robert Griffin III’s shadow.
Griffin was passed over in favor of Kirk Cousins on Monday, which could mean that his tenure with the Redskins, one that began with so much circumstance three years ago, is just about over.
Heyward hit a two-run, tie-breaking double in the seventh inning to key a five-run rally, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals 8-5 on Monday night.
Animal activists are planning a candlelight vigil outside the Pittsburgh Steelers last preseason game on Thursday to protest the signing of quarterback Michael Vick.
Tokyo Olympic organizers on Tuesday decided to scrap the logo for the 2020 Games following another allegation its Japanese designer might have used copied materials.
Day won The Barclays, his fourth tournament of the year, on Sunday evening, and though his status in the world rankings remains at No. 3, arguments could be made that he’s currently the best player on the PGA Tour.
How much the injury to Robert Griffin III played into the decision on Monday remains unclear, but Cousins, who has played in 14 games during his three seasons, should have a chance to keep that role.
Carter’s diagnosis of cancer that spread to his brain has stirred memories of one of the most debated decisions of his presidency: Boycotting the Olympics in response to the Soviet Union’s invasion of Afghanistan.
Goodell and Brady, the Patriots’ quarterback, attended last-minute settlement talks between the NFL and its players union Monday before a judge announced he would decide the dispute in a day or two.