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Thomas, Samuel active for Washington vs. banged-up Seahawks

Nov. 29, 2021 19:11 PM EST

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Tight end Logan Thomas and wide receiver Curtis Samuel were in uniform for Washington on Monday night against the banged-up Seattle Seahawks, who are down to two healthy running backs and are playing without their starting left guard. Washington...

Washington could get Samuel back against banged-up Seahawks

Nov. 28, 2021 14:23 PM EST

Curtis Samuel did not know much about groin injuries until this year, when the shifty receiver figured out it’s just about the worst thing that could throw him off his game. Samuel is expected to return for Washington on Monday night against the Seattle Seahawks after...

Next goal for Washington's Heinicke? 'Beat Russell Wilson'

Nov. 26, 2021 12:09 PM EST

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Taylor Heinicke saw what Russell Wilson was doing in college and the NFL and wanted to emulate him as a mobile quarterback. What's next on Heinicke's list of childhood goals? “Beat Russell Wilson,” he said. ...

Wilson, struggling Seahawks visit Washington on Monday night

Nov. 24, 2021 15:50 PM EST

SEATTLE (3-7) at WASHINGTON (4-6) Monday, 8:15 p.m. EST, ESPN BETTING LINE: Washington by 1, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Seahawks 5-5; Washington 3-7. SERIES RECORD: Washington leads...

McLaurin keeps making improvements and impact for Washington

Nov. 22, 2021 16:01 PM EST

Terry McLaurin has already been Washington's best skill position player for his three seasons in the NFL. McLaurin has shown in back-to-back victories that he's still getting better. Making five catches for 103 yards and a touchdown in a win at the Carolina Panthers was...

Heinicke, Washington spoil Newton's homecoming 27-21

Nov. 21, 2021 18:31 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Taylor Heinicke was by far the lesser-known of the two quarterbacks making their return to Charlotte on Sunday. But it was Heinicke who upstaged Cam Newton by throwing for 206 yards and three touchdowns against the league’s top-ranked pass...

Brady, Bucs look to end 2-game skid against improving Giants

Nov. 19, 2021 18:25 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Bruce Arians believes there’s nothing wrong with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers that playing smarter and with more passion can't solve. The Super Bowl champions have lost two straight games in which Tom Brady and a usually reliable defense haven’t been...

Newton to start at QB for Panthers, Walker could still play

Nov. 19, 2021 13:42 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers coach Matt Rhule said Cam Newton will start Sunday at quarterback against the Washington Football Team. Rhule said P.J. Walker, who started in Carolina’s 34-10 win against the Arizona Cardinals last week, could still see action as well...

Coach Ron Rivera prepares to face his former QB Cam Newton

Nov. 18, 2021 14:20 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Ron Rivera knew at some point he would have to prepare a game plan to face his former quarterback and longtime friend Cam Newton. That time is here. Newton is expected to start Sunday when the Panthers (5-5) host the...

McCaffrey could present issues for Washington's pass defense

Nov. 18, 2021 12:12 PM EST

WASHINGTON (3-6) at CAROLINA (5-5) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox OPENING LINE: Patriots by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Washington 2-7; Panthers 5-5. SERIES RECORD: Washington leads...