Posts Tagged ‘bruce allen’

Cowboys and Redskins Get Cap Hits

              In the uncapped 2010 season some teams front loaded contracts to gain cap space in future years. Other teams wonder if the NFL would take action against them.  According  to two league sources familiar with the decision told The Associated Press on Monday that the Cowboys and Redskins […]

Redskins and Rams Release Statement Regarding Trade for #2 Pick

Redskins general manager Bruce Allen and Rams general manager Les Snead have issued a joint statement regarding a trade involving the No. 2 pick in the 2012 NFL Draft. “In order to execute each of our club’s plans for free agency and the upcoming draft we have agreed to a trade between our two teams […]

Redskins defense ranks among the best in league in key statistical categories

Let’s face it: last year, Jim Haslett and his 3-4 defense weren’t exactly the the people/things that Redskins fans were happiest with, with the arrival of new regime under Bruce Allen and Mike Shanahan. The defense seemed to be a mish-mash of players playing in positions they weren’t suited for, or positions that they essentially […]

Redskins GM Bruce Allen Says Lockout Was ‘Necessary’

Redskins general manager Bruce Allen, a regular participant in the NFL labor talks that broke down last week, says the owners’ decision to lock out the players was “difficult but necessary” according to the Associated Press. Allen made his first comments on the lockout in a letter to Redskins fans posted Tuesday on the team’s […]

While Bucs Fighting To Stay Alive, Redskins Fighting For Roster Spots

The Bucs and Redskins are both teams in turmoil, one obviously in stronger turmoil than the other. But neither team’s emotional plights and difficult “big picture” tasks will be main factors when they strap on the helmets on Sunday. For sixty minutes, it won’t matter what this coach said about Haynesworth or what this newspaper […]

Redskins GM Bruce Allen On the Meeting with RB Westbrook

Here is Bruce Allen answering some media questions about the Redskins meeting with Brian Westbrook that occurred Wednesday.  The All-Pro and former Eagle left Washington without a contract.  Via The Post: “We had a good meeting with him,” Allen said. “It was an exploratory meeting, and we’ll probably have some meetings down the road.” Allen […]

Redskins GM – Haynesworth sticking around, Moving QB Campbell an option

There’s plenty to talk about when it comes to the Redskins and the upcoming NFL Draft, as well as players on the roster that may or not be on the roster. Today GM Bruce Allen spoke about the draft, and on the saga with high priced free agent from a season ago, Albert Haynesworth. Right […]

Buccaneers Fire Gruden, GM Allen

In a move that reportedly “blindsided” him, Jon Gruden is now on the unemployment line. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers today in a rather shocking move dismissed the fiery head coach along with general manager Bruce Allen. “We will be forever grateful to Jon for bringing us the Super Bowl title, and we thank Bruce for […]