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Redskins-Titans matchup looms as elimination game

Redskins-Titans matchup looms as elimination game

The Sports Xchange

December 20 In what amounts to a playoff elimination game, the Tennessee Titans host the Washington Redskins on Saturday night in a matchup of two teams on the periphery of the postseason picture. FULL STORY

NFL Notebook: Smith returns home from hospital

NFL Notebook: Smith returns home from hospital

The Sports Xchange

December 16 From a financial perspective, the Redskins would have to absorb $20.4 million worth of salary-cap space next season and $21.4 million in 2020 should the 34-year-old Smith be unable to play. FULL STORY

Redskins aim for fourth straight win against Falcons

Redskins aim for fourth straight win against Falcons

The Sports Xchange

October 31 The Washington Redskins will be looking for their fourth straight win when they host the Atlanta Falcons at FedExField on Sunday, and defense is what has gotten the Redskins this far. FULL STORY

Back from bye, Redskins eye return to New Orleans

Back from bye, Redskins eye return to New Orleans

The Sports Xchange

October 01 With Philadelphia losing to Tennessee in overtime, the Redskins (2-1) have a half-game lead over the Eagles and Cowboys (both 2-2) as they prepare for a Monday night game at New Orleans. They'll try to retain the momentum they took into the bye FULL STORY

Colts look to avoid another 0-2 start vs. Redskins

Colts look to avoid another 0-2 start vs. Redskins

The Sports Xchange

September 13 While the Indianapolis Colts are thrilled to have a healthy Andrew Luck back under center, the immediate concern is to avoid a fourth consecutive 0-2 start to the season. FULL STORY

New quarterbacks, RB Peterson highlight matchup

New quarterbacks, RB Peterson highlight matchup

The Sports Xchange

September 05 The Washington Redskins have a roster dotted with potential Pro Bowlers in their primes and questions all over as they prepare to play at the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday in the regular-season opener. FULL STORY

NFL Notebook: Broncos release RB Anderson

NFL Notebook: Broncos release RB Anderson

The Sports Xchange

April 16 The 27-year-old Anderson played just two seasons of the four-year, $18 million contract he signed in 2016. The Broncos will save $4.5 million on the salary cap by dismissing Anderson. FULL STORY

Teams unanimously approve simplified catch rule

Teams unanimously approve simplified catch rule

The Sports Xchange

March 27 The new rule says that a ball is deemed a reception when the player has control of the ball, two feet down (or another body part), and makes a football move. A football move is defined as either a third step, reaching/extending FULL STORY

NFL to decide: A catch or not a catch

NFL to decide: A catch or not a catch

The Sports Xchange

March 25 OK, so NFL rules aren't quite the same as Hamlet's soliloquy, but for several seasons, the conundrum of a catch or not a catch has arguably been the most frustrating on-field controversy that has gripped the league on a weekly basis. FULL STORY