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Redskins WR Pryor: Chiefs fan wielded N-word

3:26 AM ET Washington Redskins receiver Terrelle Pryor said via Instagram that he was called the N-word by a Chiefs fan, prompting him to use obscenities as he exited the field through the tunnel after Monday night’s game in Kansas City. The postgame exchange was caught on video and replayed on TMZ.com, though mostly what is heard is someone shouting “f— you.” Pryor returned the shouts using similar language and flipped his middle finger toward the fan. He then started at the person, raising his helmet, only to be restrained ...

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Follow live: Redskins, Eagles look to set the tone in NFC East

Eagles corner Ronald Darby, recently acquired from the Bills, was carted off with a lower leg injury in the second quarter against Washington. His right foot bent awkwardly after planting while in pass coverage, and he went down immediately. He had an air cast on his foot/ankle as he was being carted off. Let’s block ads! (Why?) www.espn.com – TOP

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Redskins fire D-coordinator Barry, 3 others

3:50 PM ET The Washington Redskins have fired defensive coordinator Joe Barry, two members of his staff and the strength coach, moves that aren’t surprising given the struggles of the past two seasons. The Redskins also fired secondary coach Perry Fewell, a former defensive coordinator, and defensive line coach Robb Akey. They also let go of strength and conditioning coach Mike Clark. The Redskins’ defense ranked 28th in total yards allowed in each of Barry’s two seasons as a coordinator. A day after the Redskins’ season-ending loss to the New ...

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Source: Redskins will tag Cousins again if no deal

8:08 AM ET If the Washington Redskins cannot reach a long-term deal with Kirk Cousins before free agency opens in March, they will place the franchise tag on the quarterback, a source familiar with the situation told ESPN. Cousins is being paid a guaranteed $ 19.95 million in 2016 after he became the second quarterback to play under the franchise tag, joining Drew Brees in 2005 with the San Diego Chargers. In his fifth season in Washington, Cousins has the Redskins chasing a playoff berth at 6-4-1. He is fifth ...

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Redskins CB Norman puzzled by Giants' barbs

6:41 PM ET ASHBURN, Va. — Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman continues to be puzzled why he’s become such a fascination for other players. But he’s also aware of who’s doing the talking. On Wednesday, it was New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz. On Thursday, Norman returned serve, without taking a direct shot. “When you’re at the top of your profession, someone is always trying to grab at you just because they’re not at the top of your profession,” Norman said. “You just have to extend down your arm ...

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Redskins ask Supreme Court to hear trademark case

The Washington Redskins’ case surrounding whether or not the team can trademark its controversial name may go to the Supreme Court. The NFL team, which conducts business under the name Pro-Football, Inc., filed the petition on Monday. The Redskins were told by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in June 2014 that the team could not trademark its name because federal law prohibits the registration of anything “scandalous, immoral, or disparaging.” But the team saw another chance in December when, in a separate case, a federal appeals court ruled in ...

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Source: Norman, Redskins agree on $75M deal

9:00 PM ET ESPN.com news services print All-Pro cornerback Josh Norman and the Washington Redskins have agreed to a five-year deal that could be worth as much as $ 75 million, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter on Friday. The contract will include a guaranteed $ 50 million, according to the NFL Network, the most ever paid to a cornerback. Norman’s agent, Michael George, confirmed the deal with The Associated Press without providing parameters of the signing. Norman, 28, tweeted a series of emojis in the wake of ...

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Source: Norman to visit with Redskins on Friday

8:00 PM ET ESPN.com news services print All-Pro cornerback Josh Norman is scheduled to visit with the Washington Redskins on Friday, two days after the Carolina Panthers rescinded the franchise tag on him, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. The San Francisco 49ers are also among the teams showing interest in Norman, the source said. There appears to be a method to Dave Gettleman’s madness in the “business decision” to let Josh Norman go, and Kevin Seifert has some ideas. Norman’s deal, when complete, is expected to command ...

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Allen: RG III won't be with Redskins next season

4:30 PM ET John KeimESPN Staff Writer Close Covered the Redskins for the Washington Examiner and other media outlets since 1994 Authored or co-authored three books on the Redskins and one on the Cleveland Browns print Washington Redskins president Bruce Allen finally said publicly what has been a poorly kept secret for some time: Quarterback Robert Griffin III will play elsewhere next season. And, Allen said, he’ll have his choice of teams to further his NFL career. It’s not surprising that the Redskins would be moving on from Griffin, but ...

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Packers vs. Redskins: In-game win probability

5:06 PM ET ESPN Stats & Information print Below is a win-probability chart for the Green Bay Packers – Washington Redskins game. The numbers here are based on data from ESPN Stats & Information. The chart will be updated after roughly every drive of the game. Packers at Redskins ESPN Stats & Information This entry passed through the Full-Text RSS service – if this is your content and you’re reading it on someone else’s site, please read the FAQ at fivefilters.org/content-only/faq.php#publishers. ESPN.com – TOP

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