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Mike Shanahan FIRED as Washington Redskins Head Coach (Video)

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Has Pierre Garcon Given Up on RGIII This Season?

Washington Redskins WR Pierre Garcon has come out and said that he believes RGIII isn’t 100% healthy. But, is that belief spilling over onto the football field? UKRedskin at Hogs Haven has an interesting breakdown of the Lions interception of Redskins QB Robert Griffin III. I initially thought it was Griffin’s fault from the stands myself but, who’s fault was it on the play really? Click the link above to find out. Excellent analysis. Well done.

How Bad Has The Washington Redskins Defense Been in 2013? This Bad…

The Washington Post’s Football Insider blog writes that the Washington Redskins came oh so close to setting a new record for futility.

Kai Forbath Questionable For Sunday’s Packers Game

The first good kicker we’ve had in Washington in quite some time, Kai Forbath, may not be able to go this Sunday against the Green Bay Packers. Forbath’s kickoffs have been MUCH improved this preseason and in game 1 against the Eagles.

Via WaPo

The Washington Redskins were making contingency plans Friday to identify a possible replacement for place kicker Kai Forbath if one is needed Sunday in Green Bay.

Forbath suffered a groin injury Thursday, Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan said.

Shanahan said the Redskins will make a decision Saturday after evaluating Forbath.

Forbath was to be listed as questionable on the official injury report.

D’Angelo Hall fined $20K For Horse Collar on DeSean Jackson

D'Angelo Hall tackling Michael Vick

Via WaPo

Washington Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall received a $20,000 fine for his horse collar tackle on Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson in Monday night’s game, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed.

Hall is expected to appeal the fine, the person said.

Hall’s tackle on Jackson also came out of bounds. It drew a 15-yard penalty.

Hall last season received $65,750 in fines for three separate incidents.

Having been at the game, Redskins CB D’Angelo Hall did make a horse collar tackle but, the tackle started in bounds which should not have constituted a 15 yard penalty.