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Redskins rookie Zach Hocker regrets haircut

Zach Hocker couldn’t think of a funny skit to do in front of his Washington Redskins’ teammates, so he gave them another option. “I’ll cut my hair however you want to cut it,” Hocker told his 89 teammates Wednesday night, via The place kicker now wishes that he would have just joined his fellow rookies in making a funny skit. No one ever said your rookie season...
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Redskins’ rookie got quite the haircut (Photo)

Redskins rookie kicker Zach Hocker got a very special haircut. Redskins rookie kicker Zach Hocker got the rookie haircut treatment (via @zhocker18) — NFL on ESPN (@ESPNNFL) July 31, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Redskins’ rookie...
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Robert Griffin III is bringing the zone-read back to the Washington Redskins

Two years ago, the zone-read was the most exciting play in the league. The NFL’s stud, young quarterbacks, Robert Griffin III, Colin Kaepernick, Russell Wilson and Cam Newton, were electrifying the league with what everyone believed to be the future of football. Then, last year, that all changed. RGIII, the most explosive of them all, was hampered by his knee injury, and the rest...
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Redskins rookie kicker Zach Hocker hazed with hideous haircut (photo)

Zach Hocker was drafted by the Washington Redskins in the seventh round of the 2014 NFL Draft. Word has it that the kicker has impressed the coaching staff so far but apparently he hasn’t done performed so well that he was able to avoid a rite of passage of NFL training camp: The rookie hazing […] The post Redskins rookie kicker Zach Hocker hazed with hideous haircut (photo)...
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Redskins 2014: Get ready for The Year of the Screen

This story contributed by Scott Hirsch. Did you hear that Brandon Meriweather is retiring after his first full year of only clean tackles? His head isn’t into it anymore. Seriously, there are four top things that will make or break this season for the Redskins.  The first is getting lucky on the injury issue (just ask Jerry Jones).  The second is the execution and more important...
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Photo: Redskins kicker gets awful haircut as part of rookie hazing

Washington Redskins rookie Zach Hocker appears to be currently sporting an atrocious hairstyle thanks to the tradition of rookie hazing.Hocker, who was drafted in the seventh round of this year's NFL Draft as a kicker, posted this photo (seen above) to his Instagram account Wednesday along with a caption that reads: “No one ever said your rookie season would be easy…"...
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Griffin ok with de-emphasizing zone read: 'It's not how I made my name'

The Washington Redskins new coaching staff is making it clear that the zone read option we've seen QB Robert Griffin in so much in his very short NFL career will be de-emphasized in 2014. "It's not how I made my name," Griffin said, via ESPN's John Keim. "I made my name throwing the ball in college, won a Heisman Trophy with Baylor. ... It's something...
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Fan sings his own version of “Hail to the Redskins” (Video)

This Redskins fan is having too much fun with the NFL season almost here. Redskins fans are insane. — Bart Hubbuch (@HubbuchNYP) July 30, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Fan sings his own version of “Hail to the Redskins” (Video)...
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Redskins Waive CB Courtney Bridget Jr.

  The Washington Redskins waived CB Courtney Bridget Jr. on Wednesday. Gruden said CB Courtney Bridget Jr. has been waived (injured) and will require shoulder surgery. — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) July 30, 2014 Bridget was signed as an undrafted free agent out of Hampton by the Redskins back in May. Bridget was an intriguing prospect because of his measurables.  He was injured...
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Middle-aged fan asks Ryan Clark to sign her breast, Redskins safety obliges (video)

A component of every NFL player’s training camp experience is witnessing the throngs of fans camped out in the hopes of snagging an autograph from their favorite players. Sure, some players manage to elude and evade the autograph hounds, either by their relative anonymity compared to their teammates or through an innate ability to somehow […] The post Middle-aged fan asks Ryan...
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Redskins Sign DT Jake McDonough

  The Washington Redskins signed DT Jake McDonough to a contract on Wednesday, according to Glen Lansky of Elite Sports Agency, per Aaron Wilson. McDonough, 24, was an undrafted free agent out Iowa State who originally signed with the Jets last year. The Colts added him to their practice squad and later signed him to a future/reserve deal in January. However, Indianapolis cut...
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Kirk Cousins hits training camp in a sick new ride

Kirk Cousins is a humble man. He doesn’t need a Lamborghini or a Ferrari. Heck, he doesn’t even need a Nissan. All Cousins needs is his conversion van. First road trip in the conversion van! Looking forward to the start of a new football season as we drive to Virginia! — Julie Cousins (@juliehcousins) July 21, 2014   According to the Washington Post...
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Washington Redskins Training Camp Drills 7-30-2014

Washington Redskins Training Camp Drills 7-30-2014 After having yesterday off day 6 of Washington Redskins Training Camp has the Redskins back in helmets and shorts (no pads) on a beautiful Richmond day. Here are some training camp drills from this mornings practice (via Some small things of note: Special teams tackling drills kick off [...]
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Washington Redskins: early impressions of training camp

RGIII in the huddle last season with his teammates(photo credit The Washington Redskins will break on Tuesday after 5 straight days of hard work in the grueling Virginia heat and humidity. Rome was not built in five days, so the question still remains, do the Skins have too many offensive weapons? Are there to many mouths to feed? How can Jay Gruden’s offense manage...
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Redskins GM admits Robert Griffin III shouldn’t have played Week 1 in 2013

Washington Redskins general manager Bruce Allen said Monday on ESPN950 radio that quarterback Robert Griffin III  should not have opened the season as the starter a year ago. Allen said Griffin, who was coming off knee surgery to repair multiple ligaments, did not have enough practice time to get ready for an NFL season.  Griffin was cleared to practice, but then-coach Mike...
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