Posts Tagged ‘Roy Helu’

Redskins rally to down Seahawks; 23-17

Rex Grossman found Anthony Armstrong for a 50-yard touchdown and the Redskins rallied for 16 fourth-quarter points and stunned the Seahawks 23-17 on Sunday. One play after committing a grounding penalty, Grossman stepped up in the pocket on third-and-19 and found Armstrong, who out maneuvered Seattle cornerback Brandon Browner for the pass in the corner of the end zone. Read more at Redskins Gab […]

Should Helu be the starter at RB?

Why isn’t Roy Helu the starting running back? Ryan Torain, the Redskins’ starting running back on Sunday against Dallas, is the team’s third-leading rusher since the Bye Week. The team’s top runner during that span is Helu, yet, coach Mike Shanahan appears hesitant to hand (although, he has earned it) the rookie the starting job, […]

Can stumbling Redskins offense rebound?

Special Contribution by NFL Gridiron Gab Featured Author Adrian Mojia Two fumbles and an interception was really the key to this game, giving the Niners good field position and points off the turnovers. Tim Hightower was by far the Skins best rushing threat and without him, the Skins have failed to put together any semblance […]

Can stumbling Redskins offense rebound?

Special Contribution by NFL Gridiron Gab Featured Author Adrian Mojia Two fumbles and an interception was really the key to this game, giving the Niners good field position and points off the turnovers. Tim Hightower was by far the Skins best rushing threat and without him, the Skins have failed to put together any semblance […]

Redskins drop fourth straight game, lose 19-11 to San Francisco

The Washington Redskins shutout streak is finally over, but unfortunately, their losing streak now stands at four games. The San Francisco 49ers used the same formula on Sunday that’s got them to their best start in over a decade – running the football, playing great defense, and minimizing all mistakes – resulting in a 19-11 […]

Redskins vs. 49ers preview: By the Numbers

If you’re a Redskins fan, you might want to brace yourself — because this isn’t going to be pretty. Team Record: Washington Redskins: 3-4 San Francisco 49ers: 6-1 Quarterbacks: Rex Grossman + John Beck, Washington: 134 completions out of 223 attempts (56.8% completion), 1736 yards, 7 TD’s, 12 INT’s, 67.7 QB Rating Alex Smith, San […]

Redskins OC Shanahan won’t name starting RB

Could Ryan Torain and Roy Helu split the workload in the ‘Skins backfield? With Tim Hightower out for the season, Redskins offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan wouldn’t commit to a starting running back (between Torain or Helu) according to Grant Paulsen of 106.7 The Fan in DC. Expect a heavy dose of Torain, mixed in with a […]

The Redskins vs. The Panthers preview: numbers by the dozen

The Redskins and the Panthers square off this Sunday, in Carolina, at 1:00pm. Both teams are coming off tough divisional losses, yet even though the Redskins are 3-3 and the Panthers are 1-5, Carolina is actually favored to win this game (two point favorites, as of this post). Let’s take a look at both of […]