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What’s the Status of the Redskins Receiving Core as Free Agency Closes In?

NFL.com has a new article out discussing how things look to be shaping up with free agency ready to start very soon, and how teams wide receiver cores are looking going into the process. The Redskins really have to figure out the position long term, and there’s a chance they may look at a wide […]

Redskins Set to Release Veteran Cornerback Josh Norman

The Redskins are going in a different direction in the secondary, as the team is set to release veteran corner Josh Norman. NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo reported that new coach Ron Rivera will not have Norman as a part of the team’s roster in 2020. Norman previously earned his stripes under Rivera in Carolina, where […]

Free Agent OT Dieugot Joseph to Visit Redskins This Week

A league source tells Nate Bouda of NFL Trade Rumors that the Redskins and Falcons are hosting free agent OT Dieugot Joseph for a visit this week. Joseph recently visited with the Chiefs, but left Kansas City without a deal. However, it appears as though interest in him is starting to pick. Joseph, 25, wound […]

Redskins Add Former Rams Wide Out Brian Quick

The Redskins continued to overhaul their wide receiver unit on Friday, adding former Ram Brian Quick, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed to Mike Jones of the Washington Post. A second-round pick out of Appalachian State in 2012, Quick started a career-high eight games in 2016, recording 41 catches for 564 yards and […]

Redskins Re-Sign OLB Rob Jackson

The Redskins have re-signed outside linebacker Rob Jackson, Matt Brooks of the Washington Post reports. The seventh-year pro has spent all of his career with the Redskins, playing primarily as Brian Orakpo’s backup. Jackson last season recorded 19 tackles, two sacks and an interception. He had hoped to go somewhere that afford him the opportunity […]

Redskins sign five on first day of Free Agency

The Redskins started off the first day of the 2014 free agency period by adding three new players, and bringing back two more key members of the 2013 squad back to the team. The new guys: Guard Shaun Lauvao (Four Years, $17 Million) — A versatile, but best described as “average” guard who played 44 […]

Redskins place the franchise tag on LB Brian Orakpo

The Washington Redskins announced that they have placed the franchise tag on linebacker Brian Orakpo today, effectively resigning him to a one year deal for the 2014 season. However, Orakpo has not signed a deal under the terms of the franchise tag yet, in hopes of reaching a long-term deal. The franchise tag does not […]

Redskins re-sign defensive lineman Chris Baker

Multiple media sources are reporting that the Washington Redskins have re-signed defensive lineman Chris Baker today. The Associated Press is reporting the terms of the deal as a three year contract worth $12 million, which includes $4 million of guaranteed money. Baker could very well begin the 2014 season as a starter on the defensive […]