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About Washington Redskins

The Washington Redskins are an American football team based in Washington, D.C. They are a member of the East Division of the National Football Conference (NFC) in the National Football League (NFL).

In April 2010, Redskins said it has acquired quarterback Donovan McNabb in a trade with the Philadelphia Eagles. In exchange for McNabb, the Redskins sent its 2010 second-round draft pick (37th overall) and either a third- or fourth-round pick in the 2011 draft.

November 2012

Washington Redskins beat Dallas Cowboys 38-31 on Thanksgiving day (November 22, 2012). Robert Griffin III threw for 311 yards and scored four touchdowns. This is the first loss for Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo in six starts on Thanksgiving.

Key People

Coach: Mike Shanahan

Washington Redskins Team Roster

Quarterbacks

  • 12 Kirk Cousins
  • 10 Robert Griffin III
  • 8 Rex Grossman

Running Backs

  • 46 Alfred Morris
  • 22 Evan Royster
  • 25 Keiland Williams
  • 36 Darrel Young FB

Wide Receivers

  • 16 Brandon Banks
  • 19 Dezmon Briscoe
  • 88 Pierre Garcon
  • 85 Leonard Hankerson
  • 15 Josh Morgan
  • 89 Santana Moss
  • 11 Aldrick Robinson

Tight Ends

  • 47 Chris Cooley
  • 84 Niles Paul
  • 82 Logan Paulsen

Offensive Linemen

  • 60 Jordan Black T
  • 66 Chris Chester G
  • 73 Adam Gettis G
  • 79 Maurice Hurt G/T
  • 67 Josh LeRibeus G/C
  • 78 Kory Lichtensteiger G/C
  • 63 Will Montgomery C/G
  • 74 Tyler Polumbus T/G
  • 71 Trent Williams T

Defensive Linemen

  • 92 Chris Baker NT
  • 72 Stephen Bowen DE
  • 96 Barry Cofield NT
  • 64 Kedric Golston DE
  • 99 Jarvis Jenkins DE/NT
  • 90 Doug Worthington DE/NT

Linebackers

  • 58 Mario Addison OLB
  • 97 Lorenzo Alexander ILB/OLB
  • 59 London Fletcher ILB
  • 50 Rob Jackson OLB
  • 91 Ryan Kerrigan OLB
  • 56 Perry Riley ILB
  • 52 Keenan Robinson ILB
  • 51 Chris Wilson OLB

Defensive Backs

  • 39 Richard Crawford CB
  • 37 Reed Doughty SS
  • 24 DeJon Gomes SS
  • 20 Cedric Griffin CB
  • 23 DeAngelo Hall CB
  • 30 D. J. Johnson CB
  • 31 Brandon Meriweather FS
  • 32 Jordan Pugh SS
  • 41 Madieu Williams FS
  • 26 Josh Wilson CB

Special Teams

  • 2 Kai Forbath K
  • 6 Sav Rocca P
  • 57 Nick Sundberg LS

Reserve Lists

  • -- Kentwan Balmer DE (Left Squad)
  • 48 Jordan Bernstine SS (IR)
  • 45 Dorson Boyce FB (IR)
  • 77 Jammal Brown OT (PUP)
  • 94 Adam Carriker DE (IR)
  • 83 Fred Davis TE (IR)
  • 38 Tristan Davis RB (IR)
  • 17 Darius Hanks WR (IR)
  • 29 Roy Helu RB (IR)
  • -- Tanard Jackson FS (Susp.)
  • -- Chase Minnifield CB (IR)
  • 95 Chris Neild NT (IR)
  • 98 Brian Orakpo OLB (IR)

Practice Squad

  • 75 Chigbo Anunoby NT
  • 68 Tom Compton OT
  • 53 Darryl Gamble ILB
  • 64 Dominique Hamilton DE
  • 35 Buddy Jackson CB
  • 40 Eric Kettani FB
  • 87 DeAngelo Peterson TE
  • 34 Javarris Williams RB

Upcoming match schedule

  • August 12-16, 2010: Buffalo Bills
  • August 19-23, 2010: Baltimore Ravens
  • August 26-30, 2010: @ New YorK Jets
  • September 2-3, 2010: @ Arizona Cardinals

Washington Redskins in News

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Gaming Nation Inc. Announces Q3 2015 Financial Results
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SmartBug Media Hires Top Senior Consultant Laura Hogan
IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - November 09, 2015) - SmartBug Media today announced the hiring of Laura Hogan as a Senior Consultant. SmartBug is an Irvine-based HubSpot Diamond inbound marketing agency that helps businesses modernize their approach to marketing and sales in order to increase website traffic, capture higher quality leads and enhance brand value.

Dutch Soccer League Teams Up With SAS(R) Analytics
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Mobivity Powers SUBWAY Restaurants D.C. Market as Official Restaurant of the Washington Redskins Football Team
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SAS Named Official Data Analytics Partner of the Washington Redskins
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Gaming Nation Inc.'s 5050 Central Announces New Agreements With Three Major Professional Sports Teams
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Bears, Packers Games Among Most Expensive on Secondary Market
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Demand for Patriots Tickets up Nearly 13% From 2014
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TicketNetwork(R) Releases 2015 NFL Ticket Sales Report
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Moko Social Media Chairman's Quarterly Review March 2015
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Optimal Blue Announces 2015 Client Conference Details
PLANO, TX--(Marketwired - April 20, 2015) - Optimal Blue, the premier cloud-based provider of enterprise lending services to the mortgage industry, recently announced that registration has opened and spiked for its 4th Annual Client Conference. The conference will be held June 15-17, 2015 in the heartland of the music industry, Nashville, TN.

UPDATE - MOKO Social Media (NASDAQ: MOKO / ASX: MKB) Announces Appointment of Shripal Shah as Chief Operating Officer
MOKO Social Media (NASDAQ: MOKO) (ASX: MKB) today announced the appointment of Shripal Shah as Chief Operating Officer.

MOKO Social Media (NASDAQ: MOKO / ASX: MKB) Announces Appointment of Shripal Shah as Chief Operating Officer
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On 1-Year Anniversary of Their Escape, Cleveland Kidnapping Survivors Among Honorees at National Center for Missing & Exploited Children's Hope Awards
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Larry Lucchino Joins Performance Sports Group Board of Directors
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