Latest Washington Redskins News

Thomas out 4 games for violating substance abuse policy

Dec. 10, 2019 7:05 PM EST

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins cornerback Simeon Thomas has been suspended four games for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy. The league announced Thomas’ suspension Tuesday that extends through the end of this season and Week 1 of 2020. Thomas is suspended without pay during...

Redskins put RB Derrius Guice on season-ending IR

Dec. 10, 2019 5:45 PM EST

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins are shutting down injured running back Derrius Guice for the rest of the season. Washington on Tuesday put Guice on season-ending injured reserve with a left knee injury. The second-year back injured the knee in the Redskins' most recent loss Sunday at Green Bay....

Podcast trying to send Redskins punter Tress Way to Pro Bowl

Dec. 10, 2019 3:24 PM EST

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Tress Way has punted the Washington Redskins out of plenty of trouble this season. Now, a popular podcast is trying to pave his way to the Pro Bowl. Way is the central figure of a campaign by the “Redskins Talk” podcast to send one of Washington's most valuable players to...

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,...

Packers' key to Super Bowl run: Get the ball to Aaron Jones

Dec. 9, 2019 5:40 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers had a four-week stretch earlier this season where Matt LaFleur's offense couldn't miss. But that now seems as if it's a distant memory. The offense has been up and down the past five weeks, including two very lackluster efforts on the West Coast in losses...

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...

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...

Redskins sign WR Veasy, who featured in Kaepernick workout

Dec. 5, 2019 5:58 PM EST

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Colin Kaepernick’s much-anticipated workout last month in front of representatives from eight NFL teams resulted in a signing this week. It just didn’t involve the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback, has been out of the league since 2016. One highlight from the...

Redskins-Packers Preview Capsule

Dec. 5, 2019 3:49 PM EST

WASHINGTON (3-9) at GREEN BAY (9-3) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE — Packers by 14 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Redskins 5-7; Packers 8-4 SERIES RECORD — Packers lead 20-16-1 LAST MEETING — Redskins beat Packers 31-17, Sept. 23, 2018 LAST WEEK — Redskins beat Panthers 29-21;...

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...