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Jenkins says he's cleared to play
Redskins defensive end Jarvis Jenkins, who missed all of last year with a knee injury, says he's been cleared to play.

Steve Smith says rookie QB can succeed with Redskins - The Insider - The Washington Post
Carolina wideout Steve Smith has experience working — and succeeding — with a rookie quarterback.

Gruden: RG3 "can revive the Redskins" - Washington Times
Add Jon Gruden to the list of NFL observers who believe the Redskins would get a stellar franchise quarterback if they draft Robert Griffin III later this month.

Roster Construction: How to build a 53 man roster: From
The Washington Redskins have been busy this offseason (this past week especially) bringing in a flurry of minor signings to round out their roster as they head into the NFL Draft. Now it is likely that not all of these veteran players will make the final roster, which brings to mind the question of how the Redskins 53 man roster should shape up. Here is how I would look to build the Redskins roster for next season.

The Redskins signed a bunch of guys the last two days – Blogging the bEast Blogs " Blog Archive Who tweeted it: The Rock or RG3? "
NFL Blogs on is the only official NFL blog destination for the latest NFL news, NFL fantasy football news, NFL player news, NFL team news, and NFL breaking news.

The Redskins Blog | Mike Shanahan Hobnobs With Joe Gibbs

The Redskins Blog | Williams Brings ‘Walter Payton’ Character
With this afternoon’s signing of safety Madieu Williams, the Redskins have added another DMV-native and lifelong Redskins fan, joining Josh Wilson, Joshua Morgan, Will Montgomery, Kevin Barnes, Evan Royster, and Travon Bellamy on the current roster.

Gruden: Tough to pick between Griffin, Luck | Washington Examiner

Fresh from ‘QB Camp,’ Jon Gruden rates and relates with the 2012 draft class | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo! Sports
From the blog Fresh from ‘QB Camp,’ Jon Gruden rates and relates with the 2012 draft class: Shutdown Corner

RT's 5: Returns of Jenkins, Hankerson are like bonus draft picks - Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
Rich Tandler’s five things that may or may not be related to the Washington Redskins and other matters.

Jon Gruden confident about Robert Griffin III’s potential - The Insider - The Washington Post

Add the former coach to the extensive list of analysts who believe Robert Griffin III will fit perfectly into Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan’s system if Washington selects the Baylor quarterback.

Projecting the draft: Redskins thrilled to find RG3 at No. 2 - NFL -

In a division dominated recently by Eli Manning, Michael Vick and Tony Romo, the Washington Redskins realized they couldn't compete in the NFC East without a star at the position.

Redskins draft radar: C Ben Jones

The Georgia center would provide tenacity and leadership to the middle of theRedskins line.

Redskins draft radar: OL Tony Bergstrom

The 1st-team All-Pac 12 performer at tackle likely kicks inside in the NFL, an area the Redskins could stand add more big bodies

Elfin: Life After The NFL Really Sneaks Up And You Better Be Ready " CBS DC

There are plenty of terrific things about being an NFL player: fame, fortune, plenty of vacation time, lots of freebies, charter airplanes and luxury hotels, but there the end come come unexpectedly, which means a career change.

The NFC East: No country for old men – Blogging the bEast

Bengals trade Keith Rivers to Giants for fifth-round pick | ProFootballTalk

The anticipated trade of Keith Rivers from Cincinnati to New York is done, and Rivers is a Giant. The Giants traded a fifth-round pick in this month's NFL draft to the Bengals for Rivers, NFL Network's Jason La Canfora reports.

Giants sign Sean Locklear | ProFootballTalk

The Giants have added some depth to their offensive line with the addition of free agent Sean Locklear. Locklear confirmed on Twitter this afternoon that he has signed. "It feels great to be signed to a team again! Just signed with the G-Men! Can't wait to get back and get started.

Free Agency: Warnings From a Year Ago |

Sam Monson of Pro Football Focus examines the risks revealed by some of last season's free agency moves.

Jim Irsay essentially confirms he’s taking Andrew Luck, which we already knew anyway | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo! Sports

From the blog Jim Irsay essentially confirms he’s taking Andrew Luck, which we already knew anyway: Shutdown Corner

Was Mike Cerullo the whistleblower on Saints' bounty program? | National Football Post

Louisiana filmmaker seems to think so