07.01.2016 / Blog Posts Redskins
We all know the skills that cornerback Josh Norman can display on the field, but what about the skills he can display on a horse?
Norman grew up owning and riding horses on a farm in South Carolina. He continued his equine passion when he played for the Carolina Panthers, spending as much time as possible, even every off day throughout the season, with his 10-year-old American Saddlebred, Delta747.
With the pressure that comes with being an NFL star, Norman claims that his time with Delta is his ‘release’.
“It’s so peaceful and relaxing,” Norman told Storm. “You hear ... Read More
On June 15, the Washington Redskins announced the addition of Robin West, MD as the new Director of Sports Medicine.
This makes Dr. West the first female head physician in the NFL and one of only two female head orthopedic surgeons in the league. Dr. West also serves as the Lead Team Physician for the Washington Nationals, making her the only head female physician in Major League Baseball.
Dr. West is a board-certified orthopedics and sports medicine surgeon with more than 14 years of clinical experience, including experience as a team physician for the Pittsburgh Steelers, the University of Pittsburgh ... Read More
On Sunday, June 12, the Washington Redskins Cheerleaders held their third annual Burgundy and Gold Flag Football Game. While this is the third year the event has been held, it is the first year that WOW has participated.
At a draft day party on April 25, the names of select WOW members, Washington Redskins Cheerleaders, Ambassadors, and DC Divas (the DC team of the Women’s Football Alliance) were randomly drafted into two teams. Women who participated had the unique opportunity to be coached by former and current NFL players in both the game and a practice held on Thursday ... Read More
06.06.2016 / Blog Posts Events Redskins
On a beautiful Monday, June 6, over 100 lucky Women of Washington members were able to attend a private WOW OTA (organized team activity) held at Redskins Park in Ashburn, VA.
The WOW members were able to enjoy a complimentary lunch while mingling with WOW Wives and watching the team practice which included everything from warmups to running offense vs. defense drills. Many players stopped by the viewing section after practice to sign autographs and take pictures with the excited WOW members. Joe Theismann even made an appearance and signed autographs and took pictures while observing practice.
The members who ... Read More
06.03.2016 / Blog Posts Events Redskins
We are getting excited for our private OTA event on Monday, June 6, at Redskins Park in Ashburn, VA. Here is a basic rundown of what to expect for the event. For more information about what to expect with the 2016 season and what to know about the team before coming to the OTA, click here. At check-in, we will provide you with a roster specifying player’s jersey colors.
What happens at practice
On June 6, after checking in you will proceed down to the practice field where we will have a tent set up with tables, chairs, food ... Read More
06.03.2016 / Blog Posts Redskins
Whether or not you will be attending the 2016 WOW OTA, here is a basic rundown of what all WOW members need to know coming into the quickly approaching 2016 season. For the full, updated Redskins roster, click here. For more information on the WOW OTA, click here.
For a full look at all 2016 transactions, click here.
College Free Agents
Pos. Name (College)
G Nila Kasitati (Oklahoma)
LB Mike Wakefield (Florida International)
RB Kelsey Young (Boise State)
CB Lloyd Carrington (Arizona State)
T Kevin Bowen (East Central (Okla.))
TE Michael Cooper (Indiana)
LB Shiro Davis (Texas)
WR ... Read More
Redskins land the top free agent cornerback of 2015, signing Josh Norman to a reported five-year, $75 million contract. Read More
Some Quick Facts:
- Norman (6-0, 195) is entering his fifth NFL season after originally entering the NFL as a fifth-round pick of the Carolina Panthers (143rd overall) in the 2012 NFL Draft.
- In 53 regular season games with 38 starts, Norman has recorded 178 tackles (136 solo), 36 passes defensed, seven interceptions (two returned for touchdowns), four forced fumbles and three fumbles recovered.
- After a career-high season - recording career highs in interceptions (four), forced fumbles (three) and fumbles recovered (two ...
The Washington Redskins announced Wednesday 4/13 that they have signed veteran cornerback Greg Toler. Read More
Some Quick Facts:
- Toler (6-0, 190) is entering his eighth NFL season after originally being selected by the Arizona Cardinals in the fourth round (131st overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.
- The veteran, has appeared in 72 regular season games with 47 starts, amassing 251 tackles (221 solo), 47 passes defensed, eight interceptions, four forced fumbles, two sacks and one fumble recovery.
- Toler most recently played with the Indianapolis Colts after signing with them prior to the 2013 season. He started 32 of the ...
The Washington Redskins announced today that they have signed D.C.-area native and unrestricted free agent tight end Vernon Davis. Read More
Some Quick Facts:
- Davis (6-3, 250) is a veteran of 10 NFL seasons after originally being selected by the San Francisco 49ers in the first round (No. 6 overall) of the 2006 NFL Draft. He was traded to the Denver Broncos on Nov. 2, 2015.
- The two-time Pro Bowler, has appeared in 148 regular season games with 140 starts, recording 461 receptions for 5,841 yards (12.7 avg.) with 55 receiving touchdowns.
- Davis has also appeared in 11 ...
04.01.2016 / Blog Posts Redskins
We're counting down the days until the 2016 NFL Draft, where the Washington Redskins will get the opportunity to load up on new talent and build on a solid squad that brought home the NFC East Championship title last season. The Redskins hold the No. 21-overall pick in the first round of this year’s draft, along with seven more picks, but how exactly did we get these eight picks in the seven-round draft? How long does each team have to pick? Who is actually eligible to be drafted?
Here are some facts about the draft: Read More
- Each of the ...
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