Kirk Cousins - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Kirk Cousins Coach Sean McVay sets a new foundation with Rams this week THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Sean McVay had been waiting three months to get all of his players in the same room for the first time since he took over the Los Angeles Rams. As you might expect, the youngest head coach in modern NFL history doesn't like to wait. When McVay finally got to say his first words to his new team Monday as the ... Mon, 10 Apr 2017 23:04:00 GMT 2017-04-10T23:04:00Z The Latest: AP source: Cowboys adding Carroll, Moore The Latest on NFL free agency (all times Eastern): 10 p.m. A person with knowledge of the deals says the Dallas Cowboys are adding two more defensive players in free agency in cornerback Nolan Carroll and defensive end Damontre Moore. Carroll, who comes over from NFC East rival Philadelphia, is ge... Sat, 11 Mar 2017 03:01:00 GMT 2017-03-11T03:01:00Z Redskins, spandex, impatient driver irk Dale Earnhardt Jr. LAS VEGAS (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. was ticked off with his ill-handling car early in Friday's first NASCAR Cup practice. From a road rage incident while riding his bike to exasperation over his Washington Redskins, Junior is going through a rough patch. Of course, nothing compares to the real struggles Earnhardt endured as he missed the final half of the... Fri, 10 Mar 2017 21:56:00 GMT 2017-03-10T21:56:00Z WR Pryor joins Redskins for 1 year; agent says Cousins signs WASHINGTON (AP) — Terrelle Pryor signed a one-year contract worth up to $8 million with the Washington Redskins on Friday as the team began the process of replacing two top receivers who left in free agency, Pierre Garcon and DeSean Jackson. The 27-year-old Pryor spent the past two seasons with the Cleveland Browns, including a breakthrough 2016, his firs... Fri, 10 Mar 2017 21:51:00 GMT 2017-03-10T21:51:00Z Redskins fire general manager Scot McCloughan WASHINGTON (AP) — On the opening day of NFL free agency, the Washington Redskins made a franchise-altering move that didn't involve a player. They fired general manager Scot McCloughan on Thursday, ending speculation about his future that had clouded the organization in recent weeks. Team president Bruce Allen announced the firing, which is effective immediately. ... Fri, 10 Mar 2017 15:59:00 GMT 2017-03-10T15:59:00Z Redskins sign coach Jay Gruden to contract extension ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Amid an offseason of potential upheaval, the Washington Redskins have made an investment in continuity by signing coach Jay Gruden to a multiyear contract extension. Gruden was going into the fourth year of a five-year contract. The team announced the extension after Gruden and other team officials returned from the NFL combine. ... Mon, 06 Mar 2017 20:21:00 GMT 2017-03-06T20:21:00Z Salary cap for 2017 season is $167 million, up $12 million NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL salary cap for the upcoming season will be $167 million per team, up more than $12 million over last year. The league and the NFL Players Association compile the cap from specific revenues, and it has risen annually. It was $143.28 million two years ago. This is the fourth consecutive year the cap has risen at le... Wed, 01 Mar 2017 22:17:00 GMT 2017-03-01T22:17:00Z Charles released; Cousins gets exclusive franchise tag The free agent marketplace gained two big names at running back, lost the prime quarterback potentially available, and saw two top defenders removed from the grab bag. Nine days before the free-for-all begins, Adrian Peterson was told his $18 million option would not be picked up by the Vikings, and Jamaal Charles was released by the Chiefs on Tuesday. Together, they have ru... Wed, 01 Mar 2017 02:52:00 GMT 2017-03-01T02:52:00Z Vegas, baby! Who'll go No. 1? NFL offseason stories to watch Tom Brady took the high road while appearing with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and collecting the silver hardware for his record fourth Super Bowl MVP award. New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick bemoaned needing to play catch-up when it comes to preparing for next season. Yes, the Patriots rule their sport once again, thanks to the greatest comebac... Mon, 06 Feb 2017 20:49:00 GMT 2017-02-06T20:49:00Z AFC holds on to defeat NFC 20-13 in Pro Bowl ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Pro Bowl has long been more about showmanship than competition. Clearly, that memo missed Lorenzo Alexander. The Buffalo Bills linebacker could have just sat on a late interception for the win, but instead opted to return the ball 20 yards and then lateralled it to Aqib Talib, who came within 13 yards of the end zone in the AFC's 20-13 win over the N... Mon, 30 Jan 2017 06:27:00 GMT 2017-01-30T06:27:00Z LA Rams make Sean McVay youngest head coach in NFL history LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams have made Sean McVay the youngest head coach in modern NFL history, and he appears to be getting some experienced help. The Rams on Thursday hired McVay, who turns 31 on Jan. 24. Several hours later, reported the Rams have finalized a deal with 69-year-old Wade Phillips to be their defensive coordinator, although the team decl... Fri, 13 Jan 2017 04:53:00 GMT 2017-01-13T04:53:00Z Redskins QB Cousins' 2 picks in loss to NYG set up intrigue LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — If it's true that, as many saw it, this entire Washington Redskins season was a referendum on Kirk Cousins and whether he should get a long-term contract, the way things ended — a late interception sealing a playoffs-preventing loss — should make for quite an intriguing offseason. For while Cousins broke his own franchise record for p... Mon, 02 Jan 2017 08:03:00 GMT 2017-01-02T08:03:00Z ICYMI in NFL Week 17: Rodgers, Pack soar; Cousins, Skins out LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — There they were on a late November afternoon, seemingly headed in opposite directions: Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers were 4-6 and losers of four games in a row; Kirk Cousins and the Washington Redskins were 6-3-1 and winners of six of eight. Right after the Packers were beaten by the Redskins by 18 points in Week 11, Rodgers... Mon, 02 Jan 2017 06:47:00 GMT 2017-01-02T06:47:00Z Redskins lose to Giants 19-10, blow chance to make playoffs LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Josh Norman walked around toward the end of the Washington Redskins' season-ending 19-10 loss to the New York Giants on Sunday wanting to thank fans for showing up for what should have been a playoff-clinching victory over an opponent with nothing to play for. Instead, the Redskins came out flat, Kirk Cousins threw two costly intercep... Mon, 02 Jan 2017 04:51:00 GMT 2017-01-02T04:51:00Z AFC has its 6 playoff teams; who will fill out NFC bracket? Bad form for the AFC, which has all six of its playoff qualifiers determined heading into the final Sunday of the schedule. While there are still some things to be decided there (seeding, matchups), the drama is center stage in the NFC. The sharpest spotlights will be in the nation's capital in the afternoon, then in the Motor City at night. ... Sat, 31 Dec 2016 15:23:00 GMT 2016-12-31T15:23:00Z After losing playoff control, Redskins left to wait and hope LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — All of a sudden the Washington Redskins need help to return to the playoffs. With their focus turning to a visit to Chicago after a 26-15 loss to the Carolina Panthers on Monday night, the Redskins know full well they need to get back on track and hope for the best. They need the Green Bay Packers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers to slip to have any chance of ma... Tue, 20 Dec 2016 10:30:00 GMT 2016-12-20T10:30:00Z Redskins lose control of playoff hopes with loss to Panthers LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Kirk Cousins and the Washington Redskins had their easiest path to the playoffs in front of them and they gave it away with another Monday night flop. Cousins threw an interception and lost a fumble near his goal line, and the Redskins lost control of their playoff future with a 26-15 loss to the defending NFC champion Carolina Panthers. ... Tue, 20 Dec 2016 06:15:00 GMT 2016-12-20T06:15:00Z Cousins leads Redskins over Eagles 27-22 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Chris Thompson kept running into the end zone on one of those rare times scoring a touchdown wasn't the optimal play. Ryan Kerrigan made sure it didn't matter. Thompson had a 25-yard TD run with 1:53 remaining, Kerrigan forced a turnover in the red zone and the Washington Redskins beat the Philadelphia Eagles 27-22 on Sunday. ... Sun, 11 Dec 2016 22:12:00 GMT 2016-12-11T22:12:00Z 2 Texas teams on top of their divisions hit the road Roaring out of Texas come the Dallas Cowboys , headed to the Big Apple ready to grab a division crown and maybe more. Crawling out of Texas come the Houston Texans , headed to Naptown for a first-place showdown with the Colts after blowing an exclusive AFC South lead. Yes, the Lone Star state has two division leaders heading into Sunday... Sat, 10 Dec 2016 15:11:00 GMT 2016-12-10T15:11:00Z Palmer, Johnson lead Cardinals past Redskins GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — "No risk it, no biscuit" was back for the Arizona Cardinals. So was the big play. The result was a much-needed 31-23 victory over the Washington Redskins on Sunday. Carson Palmer threw for 300 yards and three touchdowns and David Johnson scored twice on another dynamic afternoon for the second-year running back. ... Mon, 05 Dec 2016 02:35:00 GMT 2016-12-05T02:35:00Z Family Feud: Maras-Rooneys, better known as Giants-Steelers The Giants vs. the Steelers. Or sometimes referred to as the Maras against the Rooneys for their family business roots. They meet in a huge game Sunday in Pittsburgh that could clear some of the muddled playoff picture. New York (8-3) is among the hottest teams in football with six straight victories. Not that it's helped the Giants mov... Sat, 03 Dec 2016 17:33:00 GMT 2016-12-03T17:33:00Z Prescott strong arm even running as Cowboys win 10th in row ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott showed off his strong arm even when effectively using his feet in yet another victory. While the rookie's season-low passing total of 195 yards was less than half of what Washington's Kirk Cousins had on Thanksgiving Day, the Dallas rookie used a stiff-arm to get extra yards on one play and later tied the single-season franchise record fo... Fri, 25 Nov 2016 07:24:00 GMT 2016-11-25T07:24:00Z Rookies lead Cowboys to 10th straight, 31-26 over Redskins ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Rookies Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott keep winning for the Dallas Cowboys, even with Kirk Cousins setting records for the Washington Redskins. Prescott accounted for two touchdowns , Elliott ran for a pair of scores and the Cowboys extended their franchise regular-season record with a 10th straight victory, beating the Redskins 31-26 on Thursday. ... Fri, 25 Nov 2016 02:51:00 GMT 2016-11-25T02:51:00Z