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To understand the full nature of Dwayne Haskins' competitiveness, to grasp the quiet bravado that will lead the Washington Redskins over the next seven weeks, first, you have to know what a graded workout is.
That bye week seemed to fly by. The 1-8 Washington Redskins are back in action this week. Here's what to watch for.
With Trent Williams' season over, the Redskins left tackle is now free to pursue some of his interests outside of football. And for the seven-time Pro Bowler that involves the professional world of boxing.
The main question on everyone's mind Saturday won't be "Can he play?" -- it's "Will he kneel?"
The Redskins haven't scored a touchdown in three games -- but their drought is even worse inside the 20-yard line.
The Washington Redskins will send someone to Colin Kaepernick's workout for NFL teams on Saturday.
Heading into Sunday, the Redskins are just 1-8 with a minus-111 point differential -- the third-worst rate in the league. Washington ranks 29th and 24th in offensive and defensive efficiency, according to Football Outsiders. FedEx Field, for another year, has been invaded by opposing fans. Through nine games, the Redskins haven't given their fan base a lot to cheer for.
After a 28-24 loss to the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, Cowboys coach Jason Garrett was heavily criticized for his team's late-game decision making, choosing to run the ball with Ezekiel Elliott inside the red zone instead of riding Dak Prescott's hot hand.
The Washington Redskins have a little more "breathing room" in the draft order race now that the Dolphins, Jets and Falcons all won in Week 10.
Somebody at Redskins Park seems to be scared to death to name rookie quarterback Dwayne Haskins the 1-8 team's starting quarterback.
In the end, Trent Williams couldn't find a helmet that fit. That, or the Redskins, got tired of trying to find him one.
Interim coach Bill Callahan wasn't ready to name the Redskins' starting quarterback Monday, but he's apparently leaning one way. Rookie Dwayne Haskins is expected to start after the bye week, according to a new report from the NFL Network.
There is no shortage of material to contrast the way the Nationals and the Redskins do business -- in case you missed the World Series trophy the Nationals held high during their celebration parade on Saturday -- but nothing illustrates the difference between the two organizations more starkly than the treatment of their two star players, Strasburg and Williams.
The NFL schedule this year includes a cruel twist: There are four more games pitting two of the league's worst teams against each other, starting when the New York Jets visit the Washington Redskins in Week 11.
The Washington Redskins released running back Craig Reynolds on Tuesday, a move that potentially sets up the return of Derrius Guice.
The Washington Redskins finally started rookie quarterback Dwayne Haskins on Sunday and -- surprise! -- the earth kept spinning on its axis.
More than halfway through the season, the Washington Redskins enter their bye week with more questions about the grand scheme of things than how they can finish .500. Here's a look at how the team is approaching its bye and what lies ahead.
The independent, joint investigation into how the Washington Redskins' medical staff cared for Trent Williams as he dealt with a cancerous growth on his head has stalled without the participation of one key person: Williams himself.
Following Dwayne Haskins' first career start Sunday, interim coach Bill Callahan declined to name a starting quarterback for the Washington Redskins' next game two weeks from now against the New York Jets.
The NFL Players Association came to the defense of Washington Redskins tackle Trent Williams by accusing the NFL Network of using misinformation in an attempt to tarnish the player's reputation.
Dwayne Haskins' eyes told his teammates he was ready for this.
The Washington Redskins started their first-round draft pick for the first time Sunday, but only out of necessity, with Case Keenum sidelined with a concussion. They continued to keep Haskins on a short leash, and the rookie was unable to change the Redskins' fortunes on offense in a loss to the Buffalo Bills.
Buffalo jumped ahead early and leads the Washington Redskins at halftime of their Week 9 tilt, 17-6.
Not too much has happened since the Washington Redskins' last game -- just the star left tackle ending his holdout and the rookie quarterback being named the starter for the first time. Here's what to watch for when they play in Week 9.
The Washington Redskins announced they have requested a joint committee with the league and the players' association to review the medical care the team provided to tackle Trent Williams.
Don't look now, but the Washington Redskins have a contender for the crown, a challenger for the title of NFL's most dysfunctional organization.
The helmet twist is the latest development in Williams' dispute with the Redskins, making it unclear if the seven-time Pro Bowler will suit up for Washington this season.
Redskins left tackle Trent Williams was not at practice Wednesday in the portion open to reporters, a day after the seven-time Pro Bowler ended his months-long holdout.
After not being traded before the NFL trade deadline, the Redskins left tackle reported to the team's facility Tuesday -- ending his months-long absence from the team.
Redskins running back Derrius Guice returned to practice Monday for the first time since suffering a knee injury last month. Interim coach Bill Callahan said the 22-year-old is expected to return in Week 11 against the New York Jets, the first game Guice is eligible to be activated from injured reserve.
Around the NFL, there are plenty of subpar teams that have come to grips with their current situation. The 1-6 New York Jets and the 0-7 Miami Dolphins both traded away key players Monday, a day ahead of the league's trade deadline.
The Washington Redskins are taking a different tack when it comes to left tackle Trent Williams a day ahead of the NFL trade deadline: They're now open to dealing him.
Questions are swirling around the team's reluctance to put Haskins on the field. Typically, quarterbacks who are first-round picks are ready to at least try to compete on an NFL field, particularly those selected at No. 15. The Redskins appear afraid to put Haskins on the field.
Case Keenum had his return to Minnesota spoiled by a concussion that kept him out of the second half of a 19-3 Redskins loss. His replacement, rookie Dwayne Haskins, threw an interception deep in Minnesota territory when the Redskins trailed by only seven points.
Hundreds of protesters chanting "We are not your mascot" have marched in Minneapolis against the Washington Redskins team name.
After three straight stellar performances, Cousins leads the league in passer rating (114.3) and the Vikings look like a legitimate Super Bowl contender. The Vikings have tailored to Cousins' strengths, relying heavily on play action to take shots deep down the field.
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen was ruled out for Thursday's game against the Washington Redskins with a hamstring injury.
Adrian Peterson was in a walking boot Tuesday and missed practice for a second straight day with an ankle injury.
Asked if it was tough to not be re-signed by Minnesota, Case Keenum said it wasn't, calling the NFL a business. He also tried to downplay the significance of facing the Vikings, noting he has played against his former teams before.
Adrian Peterson underwent an MRI Monday and the Redskins are now waiting to see if the seven-time Pro Bowler will be available for Thursday's game in Minnesota.
With conditions to remind them of home -- wet, windy and chilly -- the 49ers displayed a mindset directly from the school of positive psychology, finding sunshine on a rainy day. Meanwhile, the elements provided a perfect reflection for the Washington Redskins' damp and dreary season, which is already a washout less than halfway through.
A 9-0 shutout Sunday of Washington at the annual Alumni Homecoming game may not have been the way that San Francisco 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan envisioned. But a win is a win.
As a result of the weather, the Redskins attempted just 12 passes -- their fewest since Dec. 15, 1990. In fact, it was just the 21st time in franchise history that the team threw 12 or fewer passes.
As the 49ers played and splashed in the muck like kids on a backyard Slip 'N Slide, the Redskins trudged off, losing for the sixth time this season.
The Redskins dropped a 9-0 loss to the 49ers, falling to 1-6 on the season. San Francisco (6-0) needed just three field goals and held Washington to 154 yards.
Could there be an upset in the making? The Redskins and 49ers remain scoreless at halftime at FedEx Field on a rainy afternoon.
Kyle Shanahan had some advice. Asked what he would tell perspective coaches interested in joining the Redskins, the 49ers coach and former Washington coordinator said they needed to "just look into it."
Browns general manager John Dorsey addressed his team's pursuit of Redskins left tackle Trent Williams on Wednesday, telling reporters he has had discussions with Washington president Bruce Allen.
The Cleveland Browns are reportedly interested in Redskins left tackle Trent Williams, and one reporter even claimed the seven-time Pro Bowler should be on the Browns' roster "quite soon."
The last count we got on surgeries for Redskins quarterback Alex Smith was six -- an alarming amount of operations on the broken leg he suffered on Nov. 18, 2018, against the Houston Texans. But what if I told you that wasn't even close to the count?
In a season that couldn't be much worse -- beating Miami on Sunday was like putting a Band-Aid on a spouting jugular -- thank goodness for Terry McLaurin. Washington's rookie receiver is the gift that keeps giving.
The Philadelphia Eagles released former Washington Redskins linebacker Zach Brown on Thursday. Brown criticized Kirk Cousins ahead of the Eagles' matchup with the Minnesota Vikings.
Washington rushed for 145 yards on 33 carries -- breaking off gains of 18 and 25 yards. The Redskins finally dominated on the ground, letting them control the pace for most of the afternoon.
Don't look now, the Washington Redskins are two games back in the NFC East.
McLaurin's precise route running made a huge difference in the Redskins' 17-16 win Sunday over the Miami Dolphins as the 24-year-old hauled in both of Washington's touchdowns. It was another instance this season of McLaurin emerging as the Redskins' top receiver.
It didn't matter to the Redskins that they barely hung on in a 17-16 victory over the Miami Dolphins. Yes, Ryan Fitzpatrick and the Dolphins almost stole the game, scoring a touchdown with six seconds left -- only to fail to convert a two-point attempt. And yes, they were facing the Dolphins, a team most consider to be tanking for the No.1 pick.
The Redskins edged out a 17-16 victory Sunday over the Miami Dolphins behind a strong running game and a stout defense -- two traits they relied on heavily in 2018.
Entering Sunday, the Redskins' matchup against the Miami Dolphins earned many nicknames: The Ineptitude Bowl, the Toilet Bowl, The Tua Bowl all among them. So far, the game has lived up to its billing.
Redskins right guard Brandon Scherff is active for Sunday's contest against the Miami Dolphins after missing the last two games with an ankle injury.