Special Teams

HOUSTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 07:  Roy Helu #29 of the Washington Redskins holds off A.J. Bouye #34 of the Houston Texans at Reliant Stadium on September 7, 2014 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Special Teams Nightmares Return for Redskins

Redskins linebacker Adam Hayward was not part of last year’s special teams disaster in Washington, but he feels the sting just the same.


Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

War & Games: Ex-Pilot Heads Redskins Special Teams

After practice on Military Appreciation Day at Washington Redskins training camp, the special teams coordinator made a beeline to the people in uniform near the special VIP tent.


File photo of Bears return man Devin Hester. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Redskins’ Struggling Special Teams Will Have Hands Full With Bears’ Hester

As if they didn’t have enough problems after being humiliated on national television during last week’s 31-16 loss at Dallas, Washington’s NFL-worst special teams coverage units now have to deal with Chicago’s record-setting return man Devin Hester on Sunday.


ARLINGTON, TX - OCTOBER 13: Terrance Williams #83 of the Dallas Cowboys catches a touchdown pass over E.J. Biggers #30 of the Washington Redskins at AT&T Stadium on October 13, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. The Cowboys defeated the Redskins 31-16. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

The Redskins Special Teams Was Special, But In The Wrong Way

For many years Redskins fans found it easy to blame former special teams coach Danny Smith for all of their troubles. But now Smith’s value to the team is clearly evident as this year’s unit is unlike anything that we have seen in some time.


Philadelphia Eagles v Washington Redskins

Report: Skins Special Teams Coach Danny Smith Departing for Steeler Pastures

Washington Redskins special teams coordinator Danny Smith has taken a job with the Steelers, sources tell Dan Hellie of NBC Washington.


Oakland Raiders v San Francisco 49ers

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Defenses and Special Teams

A strong defense/special teams unit could make the difference in your fantasy football league. Here are the top 10 to target.