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Rivera: No plan to replace Heinicke with Allen as WFT QB

Oct. 18, 2021 18:23 PM EDT

Ron Rivera said Monday he is not considering replacing Taylor Heinicke with Kyle Allen as Washington’s starting quarterback. That means Heinicke is set to make his sixth consecutive start Sunday at the Green Bay Packers. Heinicke was 24 of 39 for 172 yards, a touchdown...

Analysis: Washington needs struggling defense to improve

Sep. 17, 2021 16:35 PM EDT

Defense was supposed to be the biggest reason to believe Washington could repeat as NFC East champions, and it still might turn out to be. But through the first two weeks of the season, the unit led by reigning Defensive Rookie of the Year Chase Young has not lived up to...

Fitzpatrick out, Heinicke to start for Washington vs. Giants

Sep. 13, 2021 16:51 PM EDT

Ryan Fitzpatrick is going on injured reserve with a hip injury, and Washington is turning to Taylor Heinicke to start at quarterback against the New York Giants on Thursday night. Cam Newton is not walking through that door, and Robert Griffin III is not walking through...

Tight hamstring sidelines Washington tackle Jonathan Allen

Aug. 02, 2021 12:20 PM EDT

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Star defensive tackle Jonathan Allen was held out of Washington's practice Monday because of a tight hamstring. Allen worked on a side field with trainers while the rest of the team went through the first session of training camp back at Washington's...

It's Fitzpatrick vs. Heinicke in Washington QB 'competition'

Jul. 30, 2021 16:01 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Taylor Heinicke does not think there is a quarterback competition at Washington’s training camp. A year after waking up in his sister’s house wondering what to do every day, he’s just happy to get some snaps with the first-team offense and...

Rivera opens Washington camp frustrated by vaccine hesitancy

Jul. 27, 2021 17:33 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Ron Rivera opened Washington's training camp Tuesday by expressing frustration about a lack of vaccinations among players, which has caused the cancer survivor to practice extra caution. Rivera said he believed Washington is now over half the...