The writing was clearly written on the wall all through the preseason, yet the Washington Redskins continued to tell the media that all was well, until it truly wasn't. The Redskins have started out 0-1 for the fourth time in coach Jay Gruden's tenure in DC, and things are not pointing upward at all after … Continue reading Washington Falls Flat Against Eagles
The Washington Redskins will square off against the Green Bay Packers in their first home preseason game, and look to rebound from an abysmal performance against the Baltimore Ravens just a week ago. Here are some things to watch for during this Week Two match-up against the Aaron Rodgers-led Packers: Defensive Pass Rush: It will … Continue reading Washington Redskins vs. Green Bay Packers: Week 2 Preseason Preview
The Washington Redskins have been known as a franchise that loves to run the ball, and what better way to get back to prominence than "running the rock" down the opposition's throat. Leading the way for this 2017 squad at the running back position are "Fat" Rob Kelley, speedster Chris Thompson, rookie Samaje Perine, and … Continue reading 2017 Washington Redskins Preview: Running Backs
Over the next few days, The Athletes Hub will be previewing a position-by-position breakdown of the Washington Redskins depth chart, all building to the ultimate culmination: Week one of the regular season against the Philadelphia Eagles. First up, lets take a peek at the wide receivers and tight ends. Starting with the obvious, All-Pro tight … Continue reading 2017 Washington Redskins Preview: Wide Receivers & Tight Ends
As everyone knows, the centerpiece to any NFL franchise is the quarterback position. The man under center is ultimately granted most of the credit when it comes to the success of an organization, but are also blamed for their shortcomings as well. Plenty of quarterbacks have shined in recent years, as some currently have the … Continue reading Which Quarterbacks Deserve New Contracts?
According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Oakland Raiders and quarterback Derek Carr are close to finalizing a deal in which Carr will make roughly $25 million per season. While the details are still unofficial, this extension is all but signed already. Throughout the 2016-17 season, there was speculation that Carr would be the first … Continue reading Are the Raiders Overpaying Derek Carr?
With the NFL off-season fast approaching, there is a lot of buzz to keep around the league that could make this off-season really interesting; one of those story is the drama between the Washington Redskins and their franchise quarterback Kirk Cousins. Since last off-season, Cousins has been asking to get a new contract the problem with … Continue reading Should Washington Trade Kirk Cousins?