Gruden said he named Robert Griffin III the starting quarterback in February to end the persistent questions, then held the competition he wanted. If that were truly the case, he would have held it last summer.
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.
Uggla missed 22 games after experiencing back spasms in early August, leading to the stint on the disabled list. Catcher Pedro Severino and left-hander Sammy Solis were also recalled on Tuesday.
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.
With a new quarterback and the top two wide receivers from last year gone, it may appear the Terrapins could have trouble moving the football. They’re ready to prove they can.
Los Angeles has hosted the Summer Olympics on two previous occasions and has the infrastructure in place to make a bid for the 2024 Games plausible after Boston withdrew over fears of cost overruns.
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.
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.