Latest Ryan Fitzpatrick News

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...

QBs, big names plentiful among injured early in NFL season

Oct. 15, 2021 18:42 PM EDT

About a third of the starting quarterbacks have already missed time because of injuries, and Richard Sherman’s return to the NFL was hastened by Tampa Bay’s need at cornerback. And now Sherman is hurt. There are big names aplenty among the...

Chiefs looking to beat Washington for 8th consecutive time

Oct. 14, 2021 11:32 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY (2-3) at WASHINGTON (2-3) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Chiefs by 6½, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Kansas City 1-4; Washington 1-4. SERIES RECORD: Chiefs lead 9-1....

Washington's Rivera now faces Saints with Winston and Payton

Oct. 07, 2021 15:04 PM EDT

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — The previous time Ron Rivera faced the New Orleans Saints, he was on the brink of being fired from his job and in Washington's sights to take over after the season. Back then, Rivera was used to facing the Saints coached by Sean Payton and had...

Texans coach all too familiar with Bills QB Allen's ability

Sep. 30, 2021 16:51 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Houston Texans first-year coach David Culley closed his Zoom call with Buffalo reporters asking for a big favor. “Tell them to go easy on us up there,” Culley said as the rebuilding Texans (1-2) travel to face the Josh Allen-led Buffalo...

Raiders, Chargers seek to continue strong starts on Monday

Sep. 30, 2021 12:53 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (3-0) at LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (2-1) Monday, 8:15 p.m. EDT, ESPN OPENING LINE: Chargers by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Las Vegas 2-1, Los Angeles 2-1. SERIES RECORD:...

Allen honors OC Daboll in Bills' 43-21 rout of Washington

Sep. 26, 2021 18:51 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Josh Allen will never forget the emotional support Bills offensive coordinator Brian Daboll provided the quarterback following the loss of his grandmother 13 months ago. Allen was driven to do the same for Daboll on Sunday. Following a 43-21...

Rivera, McDermott put ties aside as Washington faces Bills

Sep. 23, 2021 16:58 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The first thing Leslie Frazier remembers from working with Ron Rivera and Sean McDermott was being stuck in the basement of Philadelphia’s Veterans Stadium, and the “varmints,” as he called them, lurking around every corner. “We were...

Carr, Raiders look to build on 2-0 start vs. Dolphins

Sep. 23, 2021 14:32 PM EDT

Derek Carr has heard all the accolades after his scintillating start to the season for the Las Vegas Raiders and has a message for those handing out praise: Cool it. The back-to-back wins over Baltimore and Pittsburgh and the prolific numbers are nice, but Carr knows that...

Washington looking for first win at Buffalo since 1987

Sep. 23, 2021 12:34 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (1-1) at BUFFALO (1-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE: Buffalo by 9 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Buffalo 1-1, Washington 0-2. SERIES RECORD: Bills lead 9-6. ...