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Kyler Murray: It’s a blessing to be able to move fast

Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray posted 544 rushing yards during his rookie season, but it looks like he’ll be pushing past that total well before the 2020 season comes to an end. Murray has posted 158 yards on the ground through the first two weeks of the regular season and he’s showing a willingness to run [more]

Jordan Reed decided to keep playing after seeing 49ers’ postseason run

Jordan Reed, a Pro Bowl tight end who at one point signed a $50 million contract with Washington, has suffered seven documented concussions. It appeared that his most recent concussion, suffered during the 2019 preseason, would end his career. It most definitely didn’t. With 49ers starting tight end George Kittle injured, Reed has made a [more]

Kyler Murray shines as Cardinals move to 2-0

Patrick Mahomes and Lamar Jackson were voted as the league’s Most Valuable Player after their second seasons, which led some to suggest that Kyler Murray could find his way into consideration for the prize this season. The first two weeks of the season have done little to suggest that’s a crazy idea. Murray followed up [more]

Brandon Scherff out with knee injury

Washington’s got a lot of work to do if they’re going to come back against the Cardinals and they won’t have Brandon Scherff to help them do it. The right guard is done for the day after injuring his knee in the first half. Washington initially called him questionable to return, but he was ruled [more]

Kendall Fuller inactive for Washington

Washington will be without the Snyders on Sunday and they’ll also be without cornerback Kendall Fuller. Fuller was listed as questionable with a knee injury. He was left on the inactive list, however, and they’ll have to try to get to 2-0 without him. Linebacker Thomas Davis is active after being listed as questionable. He [more]

Daniel, Tanya Snyder quarantining, won’t be at Sunday’s game

The Washington Football Team won’t have team owner Daniel Snyder or his wife Tanya at Sunday’s game against the Cardinals. A statement from team physician Dr. Anthony Casolaro announced that the Snyders are quarantining after having contact with a friend who has tested positive for COVID-19. Dr. Casolaro notes that the couple have both tested [more]

Cardinals promote Jordan Thomas

The Cardinals announced Saturday that they have elevated tight end Jordan Thomas to the active roster from the practice squad. Thomas signed with the Cardinals’ practice squad on Sept. 8 after spending training camp with the Texans. He played 21 games with 12 starts the past two seasons with Houston and had 21 receptions for [more]

Week Two injury report roundup

Week Two of the 2020 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Browns and it continues with 14 more games on Sunday, which means that the 28 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. The teams playing on Monday night won’t release their final [more]

Deshaun Watson proud to be part of historic group

Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson loves having company. Primarily, because he has more of it than ever before. Watson was one of 10 Black quarterbacks to start in Week One, the most in NFL history. “It’s something cool,” Watson said, via Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle. “It’s definitely dope to be a part of and [more]

Eagles wanted both teams to kneel before kickoff on Sunday

The Eagles had an idea for sending a different kind of message before Sunday’s opener at Washington. The Washington Football Team, however, wasn’t interested in participating. Via EJ Smith of the Philadelphia Inquirer, defensive lineman Malik Jackson said that the Eagles wanted both teams to kneel in unison immediately before the opening kickoff, but that [more]

Kyler Murray giving Ron Rivera anxiety ahead of Week Two

Washington’s defensive line made life miserable for Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz in Week One, but that isn’t the only result from last Sunday that’s running through head coach Ron Rivera’s mind. The Cardinals are this weekend’s opponent and Rivera has been watching tape of what their quarterback Kyler Murray did against the 49ers last Sunday. [more]

Ryan Kerrigan named NFC defensive player of the week

The Washington Football team has first-rounders scattered all over their defensive front. The oldest among them was the best this week. Ryan Kerrigan was named NFC defensive player of the week for his work in their win over the Eagles. He had two sacks and a fumble recovery, part of a swarming front. The 2011 [more]

The PFT PM Week One awards

On Monday, PFT PM debuted as a weekday endeavor on Peacock, NBC’s new and wildly popular streaming service. On Tuesday, we handed out awards for Week One of the 2020 season. Offensive player of the week, defensive player of the week, coach of the week, and rookie of the week were all unveiled, with Michael [more]

Ron Rivera: Fourth-down call showed my team I believe in them

With Washington and Philadelphia tied 17-17 in the fourth quarter on Sunday, Washington faced fourth-and-1 at Philadelphia’s 4-yard line. Many coaches would have kicked a field goal to take a fourth-quarter lead. Ron Rivera did not. Instead, Rivera kept his offense on the field, they picked up the first down, and two plays later, they [more]

Ron Rivera likes resilience of young Washington offense

If the Washington Football Team needs an object lesson about resilience, they don’t have far to look — their coach got an IV at halftime so he could keep going as he undergoes cancer treatment. And as he looked back on their win over the Eagles in the opener, Ron Rivera said that he liked [more]

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