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More than 30 former Washington cheerleaders could be filing suit

The report that a former Washington Football Team executive ordered the making more than a decade ago of secret outtakes from cheerleader videos has increased the negative narratives around the team. It also inevitably will result in litigation. Via the Washington Post, attorneys Lisa Banks and Debra Katz represents 12 former Washington cheerleaders. Gloria Allred [more]

Dwayne Haskins back at Washington’s facility

Dwayne Haskins is back in the building. The Washington quarterback was sent home from the team’s game last Sunday because of an illness and he remained away from the team on Wednesday and Thursday for the same reason. His time away from the team has come to an end on Friday. Tom Pelissero of NFL [more]

Ron Rivera reiterates that he hasn’t quit on Dwayne Haskins

The Washington Football Team has decided that for the time being last year’s first-round pick Dwayne Haskins is no longer suited to be their starting quarterback. As he did a week ago after making the move, Washington head coach Ron Rivera insists that doesn’t mean he’s given up on Haskins. “Again, as I said, I [more]

Randy Gregory was “lights out” at practice, eligible to play next week

Randy Gregory is a little over a week from returning to game action. The Cowboys defensive end has not played a game since Jan. 12, 2019, when the Cowboys lost to the Rams in the divisional round of the 2018 playoffs. The NFL suspended him for a fourth time shortly after that, and Gregory missed [more]

Dwayne Haskins will be out again today with an illness

Washington quarterback Dwayne Haskins either has an illness or an “illness.” Either way, it hasn’t resolved itself. Via Mike Garafolo of NFL Media, Haskins won’t practice on Thursday with the same illness that kept him from standing on the sidelines in street clothes for what would have been the first game of his demotion from [more]

Kyle Allen fully participates in Wednesday’s practice

Washington coach Ron Rivera has said that Kyle Allen will start at quarterback, if healthy. Based on Wednesday’s practice report, he’s getting healthy. Allen fully participated in practice on Wednesday with a left shoulder injury. Veteran Alex Smith, who replaced Allen on Sunday against the Rams, will play if Allen can’t. For now, it looks [more]

Dwayne Haskins remains absent from Washington with illness

Washington quarterback Dwayne Haskins remains away from the team with an illness. Although it’s not COVID-19, the situation has to be concerning to the team. Demoted last week from starter to No. 3, Haskins ended up at home on Sunday, due to the illness. Three days later, on the first day of practice in advance [more]

Washington claims Casey Toohill off waivers

The Washington Football Team has added a former member of a divisional rival to their active roster. Washington announced that they have claimed linebacker Casey Toohill off of waivers from the Eagles. Toohill was dropped along with defensive back Grayland Arnold on Tuesday. Toohill was a seventh-round pick by the Eagles this year. He appeared [more]

New lawsuit underscores Daniel Snyder, Dwight Schar friction

As it tries to turn the page of two decades of dysfunction, the Washington Football Team continues to have problems at the ownership level. These problems continue to partially play out in court. Friction exists between majority owner Daniel Snyder and his minority partners, including Dwight Schar. Although the acrimony apparently started over money, business [more]

Brandon Scherff designated for return from IR

The Washington Football Team has opened the window for right guard Brandon Scherff‘s return from injured reserve. Scherff went onto the list after Week Two due to a knee injury. Now that three games have passed he’s eligible to resume practicing and could be activated to play in a game. There’s no word on whether [more]

Alex Smith “didn’t want to scare the hell out of” Dak Prescott after injury

Washington quarterback Alex Smith was just getting home last Sunday after making his first game appearance since 2018 when he saw Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott go down with a serious ankle injury. Smith’s interest in what was going on with Prescott went beyond being a member of a rival NFC East team. Smith said on [more]

Ron Rivera got “what we’re looking for” from Kyle Allen before injury

Kyle Allen‘s first start at quarterback for the Washington Football Team ended earlier than anticipated, but he played long enough to make head coach Ron Rivera feel good about the decision to put him in the lineup. Rivera said last week that he was making the move in hopes that Allen’s experience in the offensive [more]

Jared Goff on Alex Smith: Comeback one of the most amazing things in football history

The Rams cruised to a 30-10 win in Washington on Sunday, but that wasn’t the main headline from the game. Washington quarterback Alex Smith came in to replace Kyle Allen after Allen took a helmet-to-helmet hit from Rams cornerback Jalen Ramsey and his return to the field became the lead storyline as a result. Smith [more]

Alex Smith knew he was back after taking Aaron Donald for a ride

On Sunday, Washington quarterback Alex Smith ended a journey of nearly two years by returning to action following a badly-broken leg suffered in 2018. After his first game action since a horrific and gruesome injury that nearly claimed his leg and his life, Alex Smith talked by phone to PFT regarding his return to the [more]

Ron Rivera: Kyle Allen starts if healthy

Alex Smith made his long-awaited return to the field on Sunday, but it doesn’t look like the Washington Football Team will be making him their starting quarterback. Smith replaced Kyle Allen late in the first half after Allen went for a medical evaluation following a helmet-to-helmet hit from Rams cornerback Jalen Ramsey. Allen was cleared [more]

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