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RB Guice to miss Redskins' game vs. Eagles with knee injury

Dec. 9, 2019 5:57 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The bad news for the Washington Redskins is their loss at Green Bay eliminated them from playoff contention in a bad NFC East. The worse news is they won't have running back Derrius Guice for at least their next game Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles. Pending the results of an MRI,...

Aaron Jones leads Packers past Washington, 20-15

Dec. 8, 2019 6:48 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Slowing down led to a huge day for Aaron Jones. After a 20-15 win over the Washington Redskins on Sunday, Jones credited Green Bay Packers running backs coach Ben Sirmans with teaching him to take his time and let plays develop. Jones said thanks to Sirmans' help, he was able to run...

Jumping right in: Rookies make big impact on NFL season

Dec. 6, 2019 5:07 PM EST

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Hey rook, get in there. The salary cap, rookie wage scale and migration of strategies from the college to the professional game have placed more of a premium than ever on playing rookies in the NFL. The days of sitting on the bench or having limited roles while learning from trusted...

Washington to face Rodgers in first December trip to Lambeau

Dec. 5, 2019 9:26 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Washington Redskins this week prepared to face Aaron Rodgers by having backup quarterback Case Keenum try to do his best imitation of the two-time MVP in practice. Even mimicking the voice inflections and cadences Rodgers often uses to draw opposing defenders offside and earn...

Six rookie QBs have already earned wins this season

Dec. 5, 2019 3:11 AM EST

While Tom Brady and Drew Brees pursue Peyton Manning, Devlin Hodges is chasing Ed Rubbert. Say what? Manning's record of 539 touchdown passes could be broken by both Brady and Brees during the final month of the regular season. Brady has thrown 535 TD passes and Brees has 532. As for Hodges, he only has three...

Matt LaFleur built his NFL foundation in Washington

Dec. 4, 2019 6:10 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers on Sunday will host the Washington Redskins, a club Packers coach Matt LaFleur knows all too well. LaFleur's first NFL job was with the Houston Texans. He was hired as an offensive assistant in 2008 by then Texans coach Gary Kubiak after LaFleur spent a season...

‘Two-headed monster’ has Redskins ready to challenge Packers

Dec. 2, 2019 12:04 PM EST

Derrius Guice tearing the ACL in his left knee in August 2018 pushed the Washington Redskins to sign Adrian Peterson. A career renaissance followed for Peterson, and Guice injured his right knee in Week 1 this season. Guice had been waiting for a game like the Redskins’ win at Carolina and told Peterson,...

Panthers look for continued growth from Allen vs. Redskins

Nov. 27, 2019 4:31 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Allen’s first season of extensive NFL playing time has been so-so for the Carolina Panthers. At times, he’s looked lost and mistake-prone. In other games, the second-year quarterback has looked like a potential long-term replacement for Cam Newton. On Sunday, Allen...

Redskins-Panthers Preview Capsule

Nov. 27, 2019 1:41 PM EST

WASHINGTON (2-9) at CAROLINA (5-6) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Panthers by 9 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Redskins 4-7; Panthers 6-5 SERIES RECORD — Redskins lead 8-6 LAST MEETING — Redskins beat Panthers 20-17, Dec. 24, 2015 LAST WEEK — Redskins beat Lions 19-16; Panthers lost...

Transfer quarterbacks shining ahead of The Game

Nov. 26, 2019 5:26 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — While being led to the Ohio Stadium visitors dressing room through a crowd of Ohio State fans raining abuse on him, Shea Patterson looked up and retorted. “We’ve got you next year at our place,” the Michigan quarterback shouted before disappearing into the tunnel...