The Washington Redskins needed a lot of help on offense last year, and it showed in their play, performance, and record. One of the things missing greatly was quarterback protection, and that’s where rookie Brandon Scherff comes in.
The state Assembly has approved legislation barring California public schools from using the Redskins name for teams and mascots.
One of the candidates passed over for the San Francisco 49ers head coaching job is taking his talents to the Windy City.
Two NFC East teams going in different directions will face off on Saturday, but there is still a lot to prove. The Philadelphia Eagles need to make sure they earn a spot in the playoffs. The Washington Redskins have a quarterback controversy that is getting more confusing each week. Steve Beuerlein of CBS Sports spoke on the game and troubles facing both teams.
Rumors are flying that the San Francisco 49ers might trade Head Coach Jim Harbaugh to the Oakland Raiders, and that’s just the icing on the cake for this Bay Area rivalry. The 49ers need a win to keep their playoff hopes alive, and the Silver & Black just need something to forget that beating they just took from the St. Louis Rams. The Sunday game at the Coliseum promises to be quite interesting.
Washington coach Jay Gruden has announced quarterback Colt McCoy will start Sunday’s game against Indianapolis, leaving the future of Robert Griffin III in doubt.
The 49ers offense again struggled against an inferior team at home Sunday, but came from behind to beat Washington 17-13. “Winning is hard,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.
It was again ugly, but another win nevertheless for the 49ers. The defense gets the game ball again as they are the reason San Francisco won their 3rd straight game.
When the 49ers and Redskins meet this Sunday injuries will keep some players off the field, but none that should have a major impact on the game. Of the two teams, San Francisco is in far better shape though as Washington could see 4 of their starters sit out.
Tied with Seattle for second place and three games behind Arizona in the NFC West, San Francisco hosts Washington at Levi’s Stadium Sunday.