All atwitter will be posted at the beginning of every day (at midnight in Washington, DC). The goal is to give readers a handy spot to check the Washington Football Team beat writers & bloggers, national sports journalists, and football fans to keep up on the latest news and opinions about the WFT, the NFL, and sports in general, along with a smattering of other things.
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NFL teams each week can protect up to four on the 16-player practice squad from poaching by other teams. Per the transaction wire for Week 1, Washington protected:
* WR Cam Sims
* G Josh Garnett
* S Jeremy Reaves
No, I don’t know why 3 not 4.
— Ben Standig (@BenStandig) September 10, 2020
Washington signed kicker Brett Maher to its practice squad. They’re now out 17 players on the PS (David Bada doesn’t count toward the max 16)
— Nicki Jhabvala (@NickiJhabvala) September 10, 2020
Zach Ertz says he wants to stay with the Eagles.
“I don’t know for sure if that feeling is mutual.”
Ertz says he will play this season “as if this is my last year.”
“I don’t think it should be too hard to get a deal done now.”
— Andrew Siciliano (@AndrewSiciliano) September 10, 2020
Today we announced the selection of locally based construction mgt. firm, @gilbanebuilding, for the demolition project of the iconic #RFKStadium.
While it’s bittersweet to see this 59-year old treasure go, we look forward to paving the way for the future of this historic site. pic.twitter.com/N50tqluuyn
— Events DC (@TheEventsDC) September 10, 2020
Was just sent this graphic by a friend. Disappointing but revealing. @Lids put together a few infographics with consumer shopping data based on purchases of their centered NFL gear by state. The Cowboys – not the WFT – led VA in sales. pic.twitter.com/dnnrm3dOHX
— Grant Paulsen (@granthpaulsen) September 10, 2020
Forbes released its annual NFL team valuations today. (https://t.co/7SOej356at)
The Washington Football Team dropped to 8th in the NFL with an estimated value of $3.5 billion.
The organization was 2nd in the NFL as recently as 2011 and 3rd as recently as 2015. pic.twitter.com/fUQ8rasxEG
— Jake Russell (@_JakeRussell) September 10, 2020