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Hogs-haven---daily-slop-gfx_medium_medium news: Redskins LB coach Spanos hired as UCLA's defensive coordinator
Spanos was the Redskins' linebackers coach for the past two years, coaching 2011 NFL tackles leader London Fletcher, Brian Orakpo and Rocky McIntosh to Pro Bowl seasons.

Could Rex turn it around like Alex Smith? - Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
Around Washington, it seems that only Congress has lower approval ratings than Rex Grossman.

Willie Smith Stepped Up Against Elite Pass Rushers
"It was definitely an adjustment [to the speed of the game], because you go out and practice against the same type of pass rushers every day but during the game, it’s live bullets flying. Guys are out there moving really fast, so you just have to go out there and step your game up and play at a level everyone else is playing at."

Where does Smith fit heading into next season?

If Lorenzo Alexander Was GM | NBC4 Washington

Linebacker Lorenzo Alexander discusses what went wrong with the Redskins' season and what moves he'd make in the off-season.

Improved Skins’ Defense Started With Defensive Line " CBS Washington

Choosing the area where the Redskins improved the most from coach Mike Shanahan’s 2010 debut to this season is as easy as an extra point:.

NFL playoffs 2012: Quarterback play offers lessons Redskins should heed - The Washington Post
Hopefully, Washington Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan has been watching the NFL playoffs. There’s definitely a lot for him to see. The Redskins are trying to get it figured out at quarterback, and the four still playing should remind Shanahan of what’s most important in this league.

In Reserve Role, Anderson Stayed Prepared
"I came in here realizing that there was going to be an opportunity and that I just had to make the most of it," Anderson said. "I just stayed prepared. Coach [Kyle Shanahan] once told me, ‘You can only catch the balls that they throw to you.’ So I just prepare that way and whatever ball comes my way, grab it."

Redskins position review: Defensive backs | Washington Examiner
Better or worse than 2010? What do you think?

Redskins positional review: linebacker | John Keim | NFL | Washington Examiner
Better or worse than 2010: Once again...what is your opinion?

Drop Rate 2011: Which receivers are dropping the ball? |

One Redskins player in the top 10, one in bottom 20

Would Browns trade up to get Robert Griffin III? -
"In a perfect world, we would stay at 4, but it’s not a perfect world," he noted. "If we think we can get the same guy by moving down a few spots getting an extra pick or picks, why not do that?"

Do Cowboys need to draft a QB? - NFC East Blog - ESPN

This is nothing against Tony Romo, but he has two-years left on his contract and Stephen McGee is the backup and doesn't appear ready to become a No. 1 quarterback in this league.

2012 Senior Bowl | NFL DRAFT
What to watch for at this year's Senior Bowl game in Mobile, Alabama.

Alabama CB, and top NFL draft prospect Dre Kirkpatrick arrested -

Former Alabama cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick has been arrested on a marijuana possession charge. How far will he fall in the draft now?

NFLPA Game Practice Report: American Team Day 1 - Big Cat Country
Observations and analysis from the first day of practice for the American Team at the NFLPA Bowl.

NFLPA Game Practice Report: National Team Day 1

Observations and analysis from the first day of practice for the National Team at the NFLPA Bowl.