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Topic - Chris Thompson
When Richard Crawford went down with a season-ending knee injury, few could guess what a significant impact his loss would make, especially on special teams.
Davis sat amidst rumors that he wants to be dealt before the NFL trade deadline on Tuesday. Davis denied that in a radio interview last Tuesday with radio station 106.7 The Fan. But he also said that a change of scenery might be necessary if he isn't in the team's plans.
Five questions Redskins beat writer Brian McNally has heading into Washington's Thursday night preseason game at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan was blunt with rookie running back Chris Thompson. "No matter how good you are, if you fumble you can't play," Shanahan said after Thompson's second turnover in two preseason games on Saturday afternoon against the Buffalo Bills.
Five questions Redskins beat writer Rich Campbell has heading into Washington's Monday night preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers
The Redskins quarterback ran sprints in the end zone along with rookies Jordan Reed and Chris Thompson, who also are recovering from injuries. And earlier this week, during organized team activities that weren't open to the media, Griffin said he ran two miles on the fields at Redskins Park.
Mike Shanahan didn't need to play it safe. He could swing for the fence, and he did. That freedom comes with returning 21 of 22 starters from last season's 10-win division champion.
Florida State senior running back Chris Thompson is out for the rest of the season after injuring his left knee in the Seminoles' win at Miami on Saturday.
Florida State running back Chris Thompson is out for the rest of the season after injuring his left knee in the Seminoles' win against Miami on Saturday.
Without Tyler Wilson, Arkansas never had a chance against Alabama.
That nip in the air you felt this morning can signal it's time for a few projects - getting serious about unearthing the fall wardrobe, stocking up on comfort-food recipes, planning that game-day tailgate. Unfortunately, many homeowners do not add "winterizing my home" to fall's checklist.
Atlantic Coast Conference preseason favorite Florida State heads into its 2011 season loaded at tailback with three talented veterans joining a pair of highly touted freshmen in the battle for playing time.
The Hubbard family, owners of a marina complex and seafood restaurant on Florida's Gulf coast near Tampa, would just as soon forget that 2010 ever happened.
When Florida State and Miami play Saturday night, it'll be like old times.
Tourism officials say there can never be enough positive press coverage to undo the worst-case scenarios that were bandied about during the months-long barrage of bad news about the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
"I'm glad coach put me out there," Thompson said. "He just was grinding me, giving me the ball like two or three plays back to back just trying to get me back in the groove of everything."
By stepping in to return kicks against the Bills on Saturday after an injury to Richard Crawford, Thompson added to his resume.