Need to Know: The Redskins’ 5 leading kickers of the past 20 years | Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
Here is what you need to know on this Thursday, May 15, one day before the Redskins’ hold their rookie minicamp. Nickel coverage The Redskins drafted a kicker last week and the subject of the Redskins’ futility in finding a long-term solution at the position came up.
A look at what Redskins fans can expect from 3rd round pick Spencer Long.
Alfred Morris: 'We'll make them pay' - Washington Redskins Blog - ESPN
"Last year, especially with Robert being nicked-up and a couple other things," Morris said by phone, "defenses were able to sit on their toes and stack the box more at certain times and were able to bring more pressure because we didn’t have the same threats. But now, having DeSean and Andre in the slot, there’s no way to stack that box. Having Robert back healthy, there’s no way defenses can do the same things they did against us last year."
Alfred Morris has been impressive since entering the NFL as a sixth-round pick, racking up a Pro Bowl appearance last season. However, the Redskins running back knows there's room for improvement.
Redskins general manager Bruce Allen discusses each of the team’s eight picks in Friday and Saturday’s NFL Draft, saying the players are quality building blocks for the future of the franchise.
Legendary Redskins head coach Joe Gibbs was recognized with a Lifetime Achievement Award, while quarterback Robert Griffin III was honored for his Ed Block Courage Award, at the annual Burgundy & Gold Banquet.
Lache Seastrunk Washington Redskins, sixth round (186th overall) He won't be the primary back in D.C. but should do well grabbing carries when he can as a backup. He can take it to the house if he gets an opening and should be able to contribute a few good series each game. He didn't have a ton of opportunities to add something to the passing game but could in the right situations for Washington.