AP source: Browns to trade Keenum, sign Brissett as backup
The Browns' quarterback carousel spun again Saturday. While Cleveland waits to officially welcome Deshaun Watson, the team agreed to trade backup quarterback Case Keenum to Buffalo and sign free agent QB Jacoby Brissett, a person familiar with the deals told The Associated Press. The Browns are sending Keenum to the Bills for a seventh-round draft pick in 2022, said the person who spoke on condition of anonymity because the teams have not announced the trade.news.yahoo.com
Browns send "ill" Beckham home, QB Mayfield feeling better
Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. (13) rushes during the second half of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, in Cleveland. He took another test before leaving the team's facility and the Browns will find out those results Friday. Along with Mayfield and Beckham, safeties Ronnie Harrison (concussion) and Karl Joseph (hamstring) are both uncertain for Sunday. As for Mayfield, Stefanski said his quarterback has improved and was able to throw some passes on Wednesday. But he is progressing.”On Wednesday, Steelers defensive tackle Cam Heyward made it clear that he's got Mayfield in his sights.
49ers beat Redskins in ugly 9-0 game to improve to 6-0
LANDOVER, MARYLAND - OCTOBER 20: Tevin Coleman #26 of the San Francisco 49ers is tackled by Troy Apke #30 of the Washington Redskins in the second half at FedExField on October 20, 2019 in Landover, Maryland. Bosa and the San Francisco 49ers Slip 'N Slided their way to an ugly 9-0 win at the Washington Redskins in steady rain and driving wind Sunday to remain undefeated. "We knew coming in that, especially with the rain, it was going to be that type of game, the field was muddy. HOME-FIELD DISADVANTAGEAmong those who braved the rain, more than half were 49ers fans - a trend that has haunted the Redskins this season. Redskins: S Montae Nicholson was lost to a right ankle injury in the second quarter.
McLaurin helps Redskins earn 1st win against Dolphins, 17-16
MIAMI, FLORIDA - OCTOBER 13 Terry McLaurin #17 of the Washington Redskins celebrates a catch for a touchdown against the Miami Dolphins in the second quarter at Hard Rock Stadium on October 13, 2019 in Miami, Florida. The Dolphins (0-5) remained winless under rookie coach Brian Flores but helped their chances of securing the No. The Dolphins used six offensive linemen at times and converted two fourth downs, one with special teams trickery. DOLPHINS: Flores said Rosen will remain the starter when the Dolphins play Oct. 20 at Buffalo. The Dolphins lost their season finale there last year, and coach Adam Gase was then fired.
Keenum sharp for Redskins in loss as Peterson benched
PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 08: Case Keenum #8 of the Washington Redskins talks to Carson Wentz #11 of the Philadelphia Eagles after the game at Lincoln Financial Field on September 8, 2019 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Eagles defeatedPHILADELPHIA - PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Case Keenum looked the guy who almost led the Minnesota Vikings to the Super Bowl until the Philadelphia Eagles stopped him cold in the NFC title game two years ago. Keenum had his way for a half this time, but Philadelphia's defense toughened up and got the same result Sunday. Starting his first game for the Washington Redskins, Keenum was efficient early, made big plays and helped the team build a 17-0 lead, only to see the defense let it crumble in a 32-27 loss. "We made some mistakes, shot ourselves in the foot, had a couple penalties," Keenum said.
Quarterback battle underway for Redskins
RICHMOND, Va. - The Redskins quarterback carousel has been spinning at breakneck speed since Alex Smiths injury last fall. 1: which quarterback can grab the controls and steady the offense, the team, and the franchise. These guys are competing, theyre doing well mentally and physically, they're making throws," head coach Jay Gruden said. The team is better when [we're] beating against each other to make each other better," Keenum said. "I mean, from JJ down to our coaches, I really think that we have an attitude of like, what weve done so far is really not up to our standard.Copyright 2019 by WSLS 10 - All rights reserved.
Former Cave Spring and Liberty product has bounced around NFL practice squads
RICHMOND, Va. - Its a case of same face, new place for former Cave Spring and Liberty product Josh Woodrum. Hes been a bit of a journeyman on NFL practice squads since entering the league in 2016, but he said he is excited to be on the Redskins roster to open training camp. Since then, hes bounced around with different practice squads and had his most recent stint in Baltimore. As training camp opens in Richmond, Woodrum said he feels relaxed and more at ease knowing that Washington's coaching staff is relatable. Really, its about understanding your role and Im trying to do as much as I can to help them with the competition because it will make everyone better, including myself.