As the 4 p.m. NFL trade deadline looms, it appears as though the Redskins will maintain the rights to tight end Fred Davis, who’s been deactivated for three of the seven games Washington has played in 2013.
The NFL’s 4 p.m. trade deadline came and went and it appears tight end Fred Davis is still a member of the Washington Redskins.
Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, who first reported the Redskins were shopping Fred Davis around for a trade partner, told the Junkies Wednesday morning that the signs are obvious: Fred Davis won’t me a Redskin much longer.
Redskins tight end Fred Davis appeared on 106.7 The Fan’s Lavar and Dukes Tuesday, amid increasing speculation that the team has made him available for trade, and after deactivating him for Sunday’s win over the Bears. He addressed and gave his opinion on those rumors.
With the emergence of rookie tight end Jordan Reed as a viable threat, the Washington Redskins are actively trying to trade Fred Davis, according to multiple reports.
When the Redskins used their third-round pick in April’s draft on tight end Jordan Reed, many observers figured that the kid was Fred Davis insurance. They were wrong.
Fred Davis inactive as the Washington Redskins face the Chicago Bears.
While most Redskins players have shied away from chiming in on the debate over the team’s name, tight end Fred Davis chose to address it with a lighthearted approach.
The Washington Redskins’ early bye week is coming at the right time for three tight ends battling injuries.
The Washington Redskins may be thin at tight end this weekend as they search for their first win of the season against the Oakland Raiders.