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  • **FILE** Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis (right) runs past the Seattle Seahawks' Kam Chancellor after catching a pass for a touchdown in the first quarter the Redskins' 23-17 road win on Nov. 27, 2011. (Associated Press)

    Redskins to make TE Fred Davis their franchise player

    The Washington Redskins designated tight end Fred Davis their franchise player on Friday. The move, which was expected, significantly increases the likelihood the Redskins' most explosive receiver will return to the team next season. Davis was scheduled to become a free agent on March 13.


  • Strong finish can build momentum for Redskins

    Santana Moss fastened the buttons on his red-and-green plaid shirt inside the MetLife Stadium visitor's locker room late Sunday afternoon and let the holiday spirit take over.


  • The Redskins used fullback Darrel Young (36) as a blocker for Roy Helu (29) in Fred Davis' absence. The move paid off as Helu posted his third straight 100-yard game. Unofficially, Young was on the field for 42 of 69 plays. (Preston Keres/Special to The Washington Times)

    Redskins' player switch was a hit

    When the Washington Redskins' maligned offense lost two of its best players to drug suspensions last week, it became fair to wonder how they would move the ball during the final four games of the season.


  • Tight end Fred Davis faces a four-game drug suspension that would end his season. (Preston Keres/Special to The Washington Times)

    Apologies from Fred Davis, Trent Williams are sincere, but 'our whole team feels let down'

    The Washington Redskins begin their work week each Wednesday with a team meeting in the morning. They gather in the main auditorium at team headquarters to focus their preparation for Sunday's game. This week's gathering was unusual in that it featured a couple of guest speakers.


  • **FILE** Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis (right) runs past the Seattle Seahawks' Kam Chancellor after catching a pass for a touchdown in the first quarter the Redskins' 23-17 road win on Nov. 27, 2011. (Associated Press)

    Redskins' Davis, Williams suspended

    Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis and left tackle Trent Williams officially were suspended without pay for the remainder of the season for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy, the league announced Tuesday.


  • Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis (83) is tackled by New York Jets outside linebacker Calvin Pace (back) and free safety Eric Smith (33) during fourth quarter. (Preston Keres/For The Washington Times)

    Redskins-Jets film review: Offense

    A review of the best and worst performances by the Washington Redskins' offense and some observations after rewatching the TV broadcast of their 34-19 loss to the New York Jets.


  • Tight end Fred Davis faces a four-game drug suspension that would end his season. (Preston Keres/Special to The Washington Times)

    Redskins to trudge on amid drama

    Washington Redskins players had Sunday night to digest several reports that two of the team's best offensive players, tight end Fred Davis and left tackle Trent Williams, are facing four-game suspensions for repeatedly violating the NFL's substance abuse policy by using recreational drugs.


  • Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis (83) walks off the field after a 34-19 loss to the Jets. Davis will serve a four-game suspension following the game at FedEx Field in Landover, Md., on Sunday, December 4, 2011. (Preston Keres/For The Washington Times)

    DALY: Redskins' rebuilding goes up in smoke

    One of best movie lines Mickey Rourke ever uttered was the one he laid on William Hurt in "Body Heat": "Any time you try a decent crime, you got 50 ways you're gonna [mess] up. If you can think of 25 of them, then you're a genius."


  • Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis (83) is tackled by New York Jets outside linebacker Calvin Pace (back) and free safety Eric Smith (33) during fourth quarter action at FedEx Field in Landover, Md., on Sunday, December 4, 2011. (Preston Keres/For The Washington Times)

    Redskins' Fred Davis, Trent Williams face season-ending suspensions

    Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis and left tackle Trent Williams face a four-game suspension by the NFL for violating the league's substance abuse policy, according to a Sports Illustrated report.


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