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Kirk Cousins passes against the Atlanta Falcons (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Cousins, Redskins Come Up Just Short In Atlanta

Desmond Trufant deflected Kirk Cousins’ pass on a potential winning 2-point conversion with 18 seconds remaining, and the Atlanta Falcons edged the Washington Redskins 27-26 on Sunday.

12/15/2013

Steven Jackson of the Atlanta Falcons busts through Josh Wilson of the Washington Redskins for a 1st quarter touchdown. (credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Redskins at Falcons Game Blog

Headlines coming from Ashburn have been anything other than football-related this week, but the Washington Redskins do still have a game to play.

12/15/2013

Kirk Cousins plays in the fourth quarter of the Washington Redskins loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Kirk Cousins, Rex Grossman Ahead of RGIII

As of Wednesday morning, Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan is leaning toward benching Robert Griffin III for the remainder of the season according to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports.

12/11/2013

ASHBURN, VA - JANUARY 06: Mike Shanahan (C) shakes hands with Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder (L) as General Manager Bruce Allen (R) looks on before Shanahan was announced as the new head coach of the Washington Redskins on January 6, 2010 in Ashburn, Virginia. Shanahan replaces former head coach Jim Zorn who was released January 4 following a 4-12 season. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Mike Shanahan And Dan Snyder: Peaches And Cream

Most awoke on Monday morning hoping to see breaking news on their Twitter feeds. But there was no such news as Shanahan made it through the night, had a meeting with Daniel Snyder in the morning, and now appears to be on the same page as the owner.

12/10/2013

Jeremy Trueblood (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Redskins Castoff Trueblood Lands with Falcons

The Atlanta Falcons have signed Washington Redskins castoff offensive tackle Jeremy Trueblood.

09/04/2013

ATLANTA, GA - AUGUST 08: Steven Jackson #39 of the Atlanta Falcons rushes out away from the Cincinnati Bengals at Georgia Dome on August 8, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Steven Jackson Provides The Falcons With A Much Needed Boost

Quarterback Matt Ryan set five Falcons single-season passing records. While impressive, it made the Falcons one-dimensional, relying too much on their aerial attack. With the addition of All-Pro running back Steven Jackson, the Falcons can now be dangerous both through the air and on the ground.

08/28/2013

Defenders zero in on Robert Griffin III before delivering a knockout blow to the quarterback, forcing him to leave the game early with a mild concussion. (Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Shanahan Says RGIII ‘Looks Good’ for Vikings

The future is looking a little less hazy for Redskins Robert Griffin III just one day after the franchise quarterback suffered a mild concussion.

10/08/2012

GAME PHOTOS: RGIII Injured, Redskins Fall to Falcons

Robert Griffin III is attended to after taking a hard hit against the Atlanta Falcons in the third quarter at FedExField. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

RGIII Injured, Redskins Lose to Falcons 24-17

The Washington Redskins lost the game and potentially more Sunday afternoon as Robert Griffin III was shaken up during a 24-17 loss to the Atlanta Falcons.

10/07/2012

Goldberg (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Goldberg and Redskins’ Carriker Have ‘Revealing’ Wager on Falcons Game

Defensive end Adam Carriker and pro wrestler Goldberg have agreed to a ‘revealing’ wager for the Washington Redskins – Atlanta Falcons game.

10/05/2012

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Robert Griffin III Tweets Pic of New Adidas Socks

It may seem silly to outsiders, but any time Robert Griffin III releases a new pair of socks it’s newsworthy in D.C.

10/04/2012

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