Mike Shanahan

Mike Shanahan and Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder shake hands before a press conference welcoming Shanahan to the Redskins on Jan. 6, 2010.  (credit: Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Redskins Fire Mike Shanahan

What began with so much promise and hype four years ago came to halt Monday as the Washington Redskins fired head coach Mike Shanahan.


EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 29: Head coach Mike Shanahan of the Washington Redskins walks off the field after a loss to the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium on December 29, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Final Redskins Team Grades: Expect Mike Shanahan To Be Fired

Mike Shanahan has made many questionable decisions during his tenure with the organization, but the bottom line is he hasn’t won consistently enough to warrant another year on the job.


Mike Shanahan on the sideline during what reportedly was his final game as head coach of the Washington Redskins. (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

‘99.9 Percent’ of Redskins Players Want Shanahan Back

Santana Moss, Trent Williams, DeAngelo Hall, Trent Williams and Kory Lichtensteiger all voiced support for Mike Shanahan remaining the Redskins’ head coach.


Santana Moss (credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Moss Puts Colorful Bow on Miserable Redskins Season

Santana Moss didn’t waste any time, or spare any choice words, in summing up the Redskins’ 2013 season following their 20-6 season finale against the Giants.


Mike Shanahan on the sideline during what reportedly was his final game as head coach of the Washington Redskins. (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Report: Redskins Will ‘Definitely’ Fire Shanahan

For weeks it has been believed Sunday would be the final game Mike Shanahan would coach for the Washington Redskins.


NFC Wild Card Playoffs - Seattle Seahawks 24 - Washington Redskins 14

The Redkins Are a Bad Team in a Bad Division, But There May Be Hope Yet

Not only will Washington finish in the division cellar for a franchise-record fifth time in six seasons, it’s doing so in the NFC East, the second-worst of the NFL’s eight quartets. Only the absolutely awful AFC North, whose four teams are a staggering 16 games under .500, is worse than the NFC East, which is eight games below even.


Redskins coach Mike Shanahan. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Shanahan Expects to Know Fate Soon After Season Finale

The Washington Redskins have reached the point where they’re thankful for the smallest of mercies.


Mike Shanahan shakes the hand of Daniel Snyder during his introductory press conference as the new head coach of the Washington Redskins in 2010. (credit: Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Tracing the Source of Leaked Redskins Reports

What’s the best way sort through all the reports being leaked from the Redskins’ locker room, to determine the source? Let’s ask one of the best – Mike Jones of the Washington Post – for advice on how to track down the culprit.


London Fletcher (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Fletcher: ‘I Think You Should Extend’ Mike Shanahan

London Fletcher issued a call to Dan Snyder and Mike Shanahan to hash things while announcing his retirement, likely to take place following the 2013 season, on Wednesday.


Robert Griffin III coaches Kirk Cousins on the sideline while the Redskins faced the Falcons. (credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Don’t Get Carried Away With Kirk, This Is Still RGIII’s Team

If Kirk Cousins plays well enough the Redskins could easily get a high-round draft pick or find themselves with a new franchise quarterback. Right?! Hold the phone.