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Redskins re-sign four players from 2012 roster to start free agency

Normally, the running joke among the Burgundy and Gold faithful around this time of year is how Dan Snyder and the Redskins front office are “fueling up Redskins One” as part of a big plunge into Free Agency. But the Redskins have started the 2013 free agency period rather quietly, choosing to instead retain the […]

Washington Redskins Free Agent List

The following is a list of all free agents who were on the roster of the Washington Redskins in 2012: Unrestricted Free Agents: DT Lorenzo Alexander DT Kentwan Balmer OL Jordan Black OL Jammal Brown TE Chris Cooley TE Fred Davis DE Kedric Golston CB Cedric Griffin QB Rex Grossman S Tanard Jackson LB Bryan […]

Redskins release RB Ryan Grant, sign RB Keiland Williams

There are various reports this morning confirming that the Redskins have released running back Ryan Grant, and signed running back (and former Redskin) Keiland Williams. From our friends over at HogsHaven.com: Williams was an undrafted free agent out of LSU in 2010. That year Williams ran for 261 yards and three touchdowns and also added […]

Mike Shanahan ‘mum’ on opening day starter at Running Back

This preseason alone, the Redskins have seen four different running backs — including one that’s no longer on the roster in Tim Hightower — receive carries at some point during a game. Many people thought Roy Helu would be the opening day starter, but he’s been sidelined and received limited practice reps thanks to a […]

Reports: Brandon Banks makes final 53 man roster

There are various reports coming out, citing team sources, that Redskins receiver and return specialist Brandon Banks will once again make the 53 man roster for the 2012-2013 regular season. For the second straight preseason, it was a highly debated subject as to whether Banks would make the regular season roster. He remains a player […]

The Redskins final 53 man roster: Editor’s projection

OFFENSE Quarterback: Robert Griffin III, Rex Grossman, Kirk Cousins (3) Running Back: Tim Hightower, Roy Helu Jr, Evan Royster, Alfred Morris (4) Fullback: Darrell Young (1) Wide Receiver: Pierre Garcon, Leondard Hankerson, Santana Moss, Josh Morgan, Aldrick Robinson, Dezmon Briscoe, Anthony Armstrong (7) Tight End: Fred Davis, Niles Paul, Logan Paulsen (3) Offensive Line: Trent […]

Redskins release kicker Graham Gano, sign Billy Cundiff

Various reports this morning are confirming that the Redskins have released kicker Graham Gano, just one day after he was presumed to have won the team’s kicking job over “challenger” Neil Rackers. ESPN 980 and Mike Jones of the Washington Post’s Football Insider blog have confirmed Gano’s release. Regarding the newly signed Billy Cundiff, from […]

Redskins release first depth chart for Thursday night’s preseason opener

The Redskins released their first official depth chart for the 2012 season today, just a few days prior to their preseason opener against the Buffalo Bills on Thursday. For the most part, there are no real surprises on the depth chart. Robert Griffin III is listed as the team’s starting quarterback, which head coach Mike […]