Roanoke Valley Sports Club hosts Washington’s Logan Thomas
SALEM, Va. – The Roanoke Valley Sports Club hosted Logan Thomas on Monday night. The former Brookville standout and former Virginia Tech quarterback spoke to a room full of dozens, recounting his playing days on the high school gridiron and his journey to the NFL. I really couldn’t ask for anything more-- all my years from Brookville to Virginia Tech to now with [Washington] Football Team. Logan Thomas signs a Virginia Tech mini helmet at the Roanoke Valley Sports Club (WSLS)The 2020-2021 season was by far the most productive for the quarterback-turned-tight end. I think I’ve learned a lot, taught a lot and figured some things out there and I feel right at home in Washington,” Thomas said.
Washington beats the Eagles 20-14, captures NFC East title
Washington Football Team's Logan Thomas (82) catches a touchdown against Philadelphia Eagles' T.J. Edwards (57) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021, in Philadelphia. Alex Smith threw two touchdown passes and Washington beat the Philadelphia Eagles 20-14 Sunday night to capture the lowly NFC East. “This one’s special just because of how hard it was," said Washington coach Ron Rivera, who overcame a form of skin cancer during the season. Washington opened the season with a 27-17 victory over the Eagles. Eagles: They face difficult decisions in the offseason, including figuring out which quarterback they plan to build around for 2021.
Unbeaten Steelers focusing on Washington, not perfection
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster (19) tries to fend off Baltimore Ravens cornerback Tramon Williams after making a catch during the second half of an NFL football game Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020, in Pittsburgh. So forgive the Pittsburgh Steelers if they're not exactly caught up in the hype — or maybe lack of hype — surrounding their perfect start. Yes, the Steelers are unbeaten. “Every week is a test,” Rivera said. “It really is about feel and opportunity as far as those things are concerned," Rivera said.
Giants and Judge finally win, beat Washington on fumble TD
In fact, the 38-year-old Judge barely had time to celebrate as the Giants rode a wild final four minutes, a decisive play by Mr. Irrelevant — scooped up a fumble and ran 43 yards for a touchdown to give New York a 20-13. Washington coach Ron Rivera rolled the dice and went for the win with a 2—point conversion. The only way to learn to win is to play to win. That’s what I want those guys to understand.”The stop allowed the Giants to avoid a second 0-6 start since 2013.
Washington Football Team defeats Philadelphia Eagles 27-17
– The Washington Football Team has started their season off with a win by defeating the Philadelphia Eagles with a score of 27-17. Washington was down 17-0 and scored 27 unanswered for a comeback win in coach Ron Rivera’s debut with the team. Washington Quarterback Dwayne Haskins led the team offensively completing 17 out of 31 passes for 178 yards, including a 2nd Quarter touchdown to Tight End and former Virginia Tech Hokie Logan Thomas. 📺: #PHIvsWAS on FOX📱: NFL app // Yahoo Sports app: https://t.co/DTlgEUZamw pic.twitter.com/82eXiAm6f4 — NFL (@NFL) September 13, 2020The defense of the Washington Football Team took control of the game producing 8 sacks and 2 interceptions off of Eagles Quarterback Carson Wentz. Washington looks to start a winning streak as they travel to Arizona to face the Cardinals next Sunday, Sept. 20, with kickoff starting at 4:05 p.m.
Reports: Redskins Agree To Terms With TE Logan Thomas
– According to reports, the Washington Redskins have agreed to terms with tight end Logan Thomas. Thomas entered the league as a quarterback and converted to a tight end in 2017 with the Buffalo Bills. 41 of his 42 games played and all of his starts have come at the tight end position. In 2019, Thomas appeared in 16 games with three starts at tight end and finished the season with 16 receptions for 173 yards and one touchdown. Thomas played collegiately at Virginia Tech where he appeared in 45 career games and was named Second Team All-ACC in 2011.