In an interview with CSN’s Chick Hernandez, Redskins owner Dan Snyder said his organization is “in the process” of designing and planning a new D.C.-area stadium. Watch more here.
After a preseason in which Davis has had a chance to make his case, his final judgment is pending. One respite: The recent suspension of starting strong safety Brandon Meriweather for the first two games of the season should give Davis a greater chance of sticking.
Five questions as the Redskins visit Tampa Bay on Thursday for their final preseason game
Carolina’s fourth-year quarterback is recovering from a hairline fracture to what he described as multiple ribs, but is improving with each day. Newton was injured in Carolina’s preseason game Friday night against New England and hasn’t practiced since.
The 23-year-old led the league with 1,646 yards receiving last season despite being suspended the first two games for a failed drug test. He became the first player in league history to record consecutive 200-yard games.
McGlynn, who was released by Washington on Tuesday, played for Chiefs coach Andy Reid with the Philadelphia Eagles from 2008-10. He spent one year with the Cincinnati Bengals and the past two seasons with the Indianapolis colts.
Instead of my usual column on whom to avoid, I’m going to put a positive spin on the impact of injuries. Heading into any season, fantasy football players get tunnel vision. That is, we tend to follow the logic of the ranking services, which have short memories.
Every measure should be in place to prevent heat-related illness. How much trouble and expense is involved in having a tub of ice water on the sideline? The National Athletic Trainers’ Association says victims who are submerged within 30 minutes of collapsing have a 100 percent survival rate.
Special teams is often regarded as a proving ground for undrafted rookies, but it also gives veterans like Akeem Jordan and Adam Hayward an opportunity to continue their careers.
ESPN has raised some eyebrows with a report on the showering habits of openly gay NFL player Michael Sam — and specifically whether his fellow teammates shy from showering with him.
The deal Tuesday comes less than 24 hours after the Bucs met with Richie Incognito to try to determine if one of the central figures in the Miami Dolphins bullying scandal might be an answer to their problems at guard.
Meriweather was handed the punishment on Monday, two days after he hit Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith in the second quarter of the Redskins’ preseason game against the Ravens. Free safety Ryan Clark said he had already told DeMaurice Smith, the executive director of the NFL Players Association, that Meriweather would be appealing.