After 43 consecutive years in the National Football League as a Hall of Fame player and Hall of Fame broadcaster, Dan Dierdorf has announced his retirement following this season.
Darrell Green made on appearance on Inside the NFL on Showtime – alongside Cris Collinsworth, Phil Simms and James Brown – on Wednesday, and the focus of one particular segment was devoted to the struggling 3-6 Redskins, the viability of RGIII as a leader, and Mike Shanahan’s future with the franchise.
London Fletcher appeared on NFL Today on CBS on Sunday, with former Skin Jon Jansen, to talk about the culture within NFL locker rooms, in light of the Incognito-Martin situation in Miami.
Blast from Redskins past Redskins past Adam Archuleta seems to side with current Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather, and against the NFL, on the perceived unreasonable target area the league expects defensive players to administer tackles.
Jason La Canfora, who’s been on the NFL-to-London kick for awhile, believes the league will make a “real push” to expand to Europe by the end of its current collective bargaining agreement with its players.
Former NFL exec and current CBS Sports pregame analyst Amy Trask took a moment of the spotlight Sunday to address ongoing concerns over the Redskins team name.
Few predicted Pat White making the Redskins roster over the weekend, outside of Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports. Hopefully that’s where the accuracy of his 2013 predictions ends, because he’s officially gone on-record in picking the Cowboys to win the NFC East.
Jim Rome of CBS Sports had some words for RGIII following his latest “Operation Patience” tweet. He called out Griffin for liking the “attention and the hero worship that he gets from coming back” from his knee injury, which Rome says he “won’t shut up about.”
CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora has defended RGIII on more than one account recently, but admits, “he’s starting to lose me a little bit” after Griffin publicly opposed Mike Shanahan’s plan for his return. He explained why on The Junkies Thursday morning.
RGIII has one of the most explosive seasons the NFL has ever seen by a rookie quarterback, and now the Redskins are faced with the unenviable task of finding the middle ground between doing what works and overrunning Griffin to the point of re-injury.