Jay Gruden - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Jay Gruden Josh Norman's brother Marrio gets Redskins rookie camp cameo ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Hidden among the draft picks, undrafted free agents and tryout hopefuls at Washington Redskins minicamp was a player wearing No. 24 with "Norman" on the back. It wasn't starting cornerback Josh Norman. It was his older brother Marrio. There on a tryout on Josh's recommendation, Marrio Norman is a 30-year-old safety w... Sun, 14 May 2017 17:14:00 GMT 2017-05-14T17:14:00Z 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 Young McVay brings energy, passion to coaching job with Rams THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Although Sean McVay is the youngest head coach in modern NFL history, he sees himself as the end product of many decades of football knowledge passed down by Jon Gruden, Mike Shanahan and his other veteran coaching mentors. The Los Angeles Rams are banking on this precocious 30-year-old to end a playoff drought that began when... Fri, 13 Jan 2017 23:22:00 GMT 2017-01-13T23:22:00Z 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 fire defensive coordinator Joe Barry ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins fired defensive coordinator Joe Barry and other members of the coaching staff. The team on Thursday announced the firings of Barry, defensive line coach Robb Akey, defensive backs coach Perry Fewell and head strength and conditioning coach Mike Clark. Coach Jay Gruden said Monday he thought ultimately it would be his call about whi... Thu, 05 Jan 2017 19:18:00 GMT 2017-01-05T19:18:00Z AP writers examine where each NFL team needs to upgrade most For most NFL teams, the process of figuring out how to get better starts this week. And every club — even the one that winds up winning the Super Bowl next month — will try to make upgrades during the offseason via free agency, the draft or trades. "Teams are self-evaluating right now," said Ted Sundquist, the former general manager of ... Wed, 04 Jan 2017 07:03:00 GMT 2017-01-04T07:03:00Z 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 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 NFL examining schedule for teams playing on Thursday night BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The NFL is re-evaluating its scheduling process in a bid to avoid the short turnaround of having teams playing on Sunday night and then travel to play on Thursday, Troy Vincent told The Associated Press. "That's tough, and we'll have to look at that," the league's vice president of football operations said during a visit to Buffalo on... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:26:00 GMT 2016-12-01T22:26:00Z 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. ... 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