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Redskins name Dwayne Haskins starting QB for rest of season

Nov. 11, 2019 4:30 PM EST

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Dwayne Haskins' time has finally come. The Washington Redskins on Monday named Haskins their starting quarterback for the rest of the season. The 15th overall draft pick takes over with Washington 1-8 and the New York Jets up next Sunday. "We've got a lot of confidence in Dwayne,"...

Redskins unsure about quarterback situation amid 1-8 start

Nov. 4, 2019 3:01 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Redskins interim coach Bill Callahan said the expectation for rookie quarterback Dwayne Haskins in his first start was to win. He did not. The Redskins fell to 1-8 with a 24-9 loss at the Buffalo Bills, matching their worst start since 1998. Haskins was an acceptable 15 of 22...

Haskins efficient in debut despite Redskins' loss to Bills

Nov. 3, 2019 7:16 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Veteran running back Adrian Peterson approached Dwayne Haskins before Sunday's game at Buffalo and gave the Redskins quarterback one bit of advice before the rookie's first NFL start: "Take ownership of this." Haskins did as well as could be expected against the Bills. On a...

Looking to rebound after loss, Bills host reeling Redskins

Nov. 1, 2019 7:29 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Linebacker Lorenzo Alexander took a moment from discussing the "whuppin," as he put it, the Bills defense experienced last weekend to assess the sorry state of the Washington Redskins, one of his former teams. "It's shocking in some ways," Alexander said, of a once-proud franchise...

Redskins' rookie Haskins starting QB for Bills game

Nov. 1, 2019 3:55 PM EDT

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — When Dwayne Haskins takes the field for the Washington Redskins' first offensive snap Sunday at the Buffalo Bills, he'll be the fourth rookie to start a game in the NFL this season. Unlike fellow first-round picks Kyle Murray of the Arizona Cardinals and Daniel Jones of the New York...

Redskins QB Keenum leaves game vs. Vikings with concussion

Oct. 25, 2019 1:26 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When Case Keenum walked into U.S. Bank Stadium with the rest of the Washington Redskins, he took his first look around the building where his career moment in the NFL took place for the Minnesota Vikings two seasons ago. This visit wasn't much to remember. Keenum suffered a concussion in...

As Vikings prep for Redskins, Cousins grateful for old team

Oct. 23, 2019 5:32 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The coaches and players who have departed the Washington Redskins have not always been complimentary of their time with a franchise that has experienced its share of dysfunction over the past two decades. Kirk Cousins conceivably could have joined that chorus of critics, a cacophony...

Redskins-Vikings Preview Capsule

Oct. 23, 2019 4:10 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (1-6) at MINNESOTA (5-2) Thursday, 8:20 p.m. EDT, Fox, NFL Network and Amazon Prime Video OPENING LINE — Vikings by 15 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Redskins 2-5; Vikings 5-2 SERIES RECORD — Tied 13-13 LAST MEETING — Vikings beat Redskins 38-30, Nov. 12, 2017 LAST WEEK —...