Redskins free agent fits: Offensive tackle | Comcast SportsNet Washington
Best fit: Anthony Collins, Bengals. Although the 6-5, 315-pounder has spent the majority of his six seasons in Cincinnati as a backup, he’s been pressed into the starting lineup 25 times, including 12 starts at right tackle from 2008-12 and eight starts at left tackle last season. He hasn’t allowed a sack since Week 4 of the 2009 season, a span of over 700 pass block plays, according to ProFootballFocus.com. And, oh yeah, Collins knows the Redskins’ new boss pretty well.
A start to the Redskins Draft Board this year ranking players by rounds. This list will be added to over the coming weeks.
Is tagging Orakpo a better move than a long-term deal? | Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
Some notable websites are weighing in who teams might/should tag as their franchise players and two of them agree that the Redskins are likely to designate Brian Orakpo in that category. Our corporate cousins at Pro Football Talk don’t think that the situation requires much thought.
Offseason question: Should the Redskins re-sign Jackson and Tapp?
Jackson served as a key contributor in 2012 when Orakpo missed all but two games with injury, but had only a limited impact in 2013 with Orakpo healthy again. Tapp, meanwhile, dressed for 11 games but saw only limited action as he played behind Orakpo and Ryan Kerrigan.
Quick Takes: Washington Redskins' defense and O-line - ESPN
• The Redskins won't have a tough time replacing London Fletcher's 2013 production; he did not have a strong season. But replacing his leade
Terrell Suggs' deal shouldn't lessen Brian Orakpo's - ESPN
This was not supposed to be Brian Orakpo Day on the blog, but that’s what it turned into. Not only is there discussion about whether or not he s
Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins has lasik surgery to improve his game | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports
From Yahoo Sports: If Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins is traded this offseason, he will have a better view of the opposition. Cousins, who recently said he was open to a trade, underwent lasik surgery earlier this week, according to ESPN.com. He previously … Continue reading →
B-Mitch: 'My Numbers Speak For Themselves'
With the 2014 induction of specialist Ray Guy into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, debate rekindles over whether other standouts like Washington Redskins KR/PR Brian Mitchell belongs. He says yes.
Will The Redskins Use The Franchise Tag?
Franchise tagging opens up later today and the Washington Redskins have a host of free agents to consider. But are any of them worth the high one-year investment?
NFL Scouting Combine: Event gives Redskins a chance to start shaping future - Washington Times
The NFL's annual scouting combine will be held at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis later this week, allowing teams to get their first extended look at more than 330 top college players. This event will mark the first time Jay Gruden, who replaced Mike Shanahan as the Washington Redskins' new coach, will represent the team in league business.
Goodell’s Pay of $44.2 Million in 2012 Puts Him in the Big Leagues - NYTimes.com
N.F.L. Commissioner Roger Goodell’s compensation in 2012 made him among the best-paid executives in the country and perhaps the highest-paid leader of a nonprofit organization.
Heading into the 2013 season, Tre Boston was seen as one of the better senior safety prospects in the nation. While not being the most physically imposing player, Boston displayed throughout his career the ability to make up for his limitations with instincts and ball skills. Boston had a good senior year, but still is underrated in many respects compared to some of the other big names in the 2014 draft class. Below I'll take a look at what Boston does well, what he can improve on, and what he can project into being in the NFL.