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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...

Vita Vea disappears and so does Dwayne Haskins

Nov. 26, 2019 4:17 AM EST

In the 12th week of the NFL’s centennial celebration, 347-pound Vita Vea disappeared, and so did Dwayne Haskins. Sure, the cream team in each conference had statement-stamping victories — the 49ers established their bona fides by handing Aaron Rodgers a beating the likes of which he hadn't felt...

Redskins enjoy 2nd win, need better with Panthers up next

Nov. 25, 2019 3:47 PM EST

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Finally, there was some joy in Landover because the Washington Redskins won a home game. They stumbled to a 19-16 comeback victory against the Detroit Lions, ending a nine-game home losing streak and sending the (maybe) 30,000 Redskins fans in attendance home happy. Even though...

STAT WATCH: Washington St. QB sets 3 national season highs

Nov. 25, 2019 9:59 AM EST

Massive passing numbers in Mike Leach’s “Air Raid” offense are the norm. Washington State’s Anthony Gordon went above and beyond with his most recent performance. Gordon, who owns three of the top four games for yards passing this season and six of the top 21, set national season highs...