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Daily Slop: London Fletcher Glad to Resume Usual Offseason Routine Following Surgery; Forbath Plans on Improved Kickoffs

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Redskins’ RG3 Throws at OTAs, Continues Rehab " CBS DC
Robert Griffin III had switched from a long-sleeved, black shirt to a white one, but his role in Washington's organized team activities at Redskins Park remained the same from a week ago.

Redskins OTA May 30: Notes and observations |

Kirk Cousins and Staring down Receivers |

Exploring the tendency of Kirk Cousins to stare down his receivers.

London Fletcher glad to resume usual offseason routine following surgery
"I wasn’t comfortable in not being in a routine that I was able to continue. Once I was cleared in terms of there’s no restrictions, it was easy for me to get back out here because it’s something I’m used to. Coach said I didn’t have to. But this is what I do."

Maurice Hurt has arthroscopic surgery, and other injury news
Backup offensive lineman Maurice Hurt missed Thursday’s offseason practice to have arthroscopic surgery on one of his knees, Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said.

Robert Griffin III: Full Press Conference 5-30-2013 (Video) -

POINT-COUNTERPOINT: Redskins Biggest Weakness This Season? | Fanspeak Washington Redskins Blog
What is the biggest weakness of the 2013 Redskins?

Griffin gelling with other injured players | Comcast SportsNet Washington
"It’s been a blessing in disguise ... throwing to Fred Davis, Pierre Garçon, Jordan Reed and Chris Thompson," Griffin said. "Those are guys that we are going to lean heavily on during the season."

Forbath plans on improved kickoffs | Comcast SportsNet Washington
"Hangtime and distance [are] key to kickoffs," Forbath said. "You get both of those better and everything goes well."

The Rushing Quarterback A Fantasy Football Purists Nightmare |

A look at why rushing quarterbacks like RGIII and Cam Newton have exploited a major loophole in fantasy football.

Robert Griffin III buys Loudoun home for nearly $2.5 million

Alfred Morris set a high bar as a Redskins rookie, hopes to clear it in his second season - Washington Times
The Redskins' Alfred Morris is out here perfecting the nuances that escaped him during his historic rookie year, and that means he's getting better.

Need to Know: RG3 lost mobility, gained knowledge - Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
"I was talking to the guys towards the end of last year, being slowed down by the knee kind of slowed the game down for me because I had to slow down and it made me have to get through a lot of my reads," he said.

Chris Thompson Plugged Into The Redskins Offense
One of the question marks on Thompson is how successful can he be in the NFL at 5'8 and 187 lbs? The answer is extremely successful in the Redskins offense. Many people like to compare him to Darren Sproles, but the player Thompson's game resembles the most is Warrick Dunn who had a great career at 5'9 and 187 lbs.

Film Sessions: Pierce Garcon 2012 All Regular Season Targets/Catches
Pierre Garçon was the key acquisition of the Redskins 2012 free agency class, signing him just minutes after free agency opened. The immediate reaction was that the Redskins have overpaid, and after a foot injury and a shaky start, it seemed almost true. But Garçon came on after a 4 catch, 86 yards and 1 touchdown performance versus the Cowboys on Thanksgiving, following that up with an 8 catch, 106 yards and 1 touchdown performance versus the Giants the next week.

NFL Weekly Transaction Tracker |

A look at some of the big moves of the week, as well as a round-up of all the significant transactions.