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Practice report: Josh Wilson back in the swing - Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
Jarvis Jenkins is in limbo. He’s the starter at left defensive end but he won’t be on the roster for the first four games. So he is spending some time with the second team, yielding first-team reps to Kedric Golston and Chris Baker so that they can get ready to play in the opener. —Robert Griffin III is...

Observations from Day 4 of Redskins training camp

Redskins training camp observations - Mon., July 29 - Washington Times
Practice opened with one-on-one pass protection drills between running backs and linebackers, one of the liveliest drills in all of training camp. Rookie running backs Chris Thompson and Jawan Jamison, both of whom are only 5-foot-7, encountered difficulty due to their lack of length. A third-down back must be able to pass protect, and being undersized is a significant detriment.

Training Camp Notes: Day 4 | Redskins Journal

DeAngelo Hall Injury Not Believed To Be Serious; X-Rays Taken " CBS DC
DeAngelo Hall suffered an injured right ankle during the Washington Redskins afternoon practice at training camp, but coaches don't believe it's too serious.

RGIII Thought ‘Everybody Would Love’ Emphatic Slide at Training Camp " CBS DC
RGIII hit the turf with typical flair. He performed a half-speed slide and rolled over to protect the ball. The crowd went wild. It was perhaps the biggest cheer he's heard for any play yet during camp.

Washington Redskins Have Not Ruled Out Adam Carriker For Season " CBS DC
The Washington Redskins have not ruled out Adam Carriker playing this season despite the defensive end having undergone a third surgical procedure on his long-injured right knee last week, according to a person familiar with the situation.

Thoughts From Mike Shanahan's Press Conference Yesterday |

A look at some of the key questions and responses from Mike Shanahan yesterday and my take on it all.

Redskins’ Rookie David Amerson Wants to Pick-Off Peyton Manning Most of All " CBS DC
Redskins rookie conerback David Amerson once set an ACC record for interceptions in a single season. So of all the elite quarterbacks Washington will face in 2013, which would bring him the most joy picking off? Here's a hint: the best.

Need to Know: Stallworth already on the bubble? - Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
Donte Stallworth was a late free agent arrival for the Redskins this year. He came to minicamp in mid-June to try out for the team. He did well enough to get a roster spot. But things have not gone well for him here in training camp. He suffered a pulled hamstring...

Redskins Neild hoping to make up for lost time | Comcast SportsNet Washington

Redskins fan explains her autograph meltdown
"I was so devastated," Lewis told the station. "I had to walk back to the car empty-handed. I didn’t have anybody to talk to or anything, because I was by myself, so the only thing I could do was make a video about it."

Healthy Roy Helu adds potential spark

Redskins lose Mays as linebacker agrees to deal with Texans

Robert Griffin III Will Wear Knee Brace for Entire 2013 Season

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Redskins injury updates - Mon., July 29 - Washington Times
Cornerback DeAngelo Hall injured his right ankle during one-on-one drills Monday afternoon. He had it taped and briefly returned to practice. He was scheduled for an x-ray Monday evening as a precaution.

Cautious Redskins Force an Eager Griffin Into a Waiting Game -
The Washington Redskins have been trying to protect the right knee of Robert Griffin III, who said he was willing to take things slow to play in the season opener.

Redskins mailbag: Carriker’s future, Jackson’s status, right tackle and more …

Redskins’ Meriweather sets simple goal: Play - The Washington Post
Sidelined by knee injuries for nearly all of last season, Redskins safety just wants to contribute.

Athletes should consult their physicians before taking anything - The Washington Post

Davis: 'There's a lot for me to prove' - Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
If the NFL had an All-Pro team for players who were on pace to have good years before having their seasons ended prematurely, Fred Davis would be a two-time member. In 2011, the Redskins’ tight end was on pace to catch 79 passes for 1064 yards before a drug-related suspension ended his season after 12 games. Last year he was just starting to get into the swing of the Redskins’ new offense and through six games he was on pace...

FENNO: Emmanuel Ogbuehi lives his dream in shadows at Redskins camp - Washington Times
Training camp in late July is about players like Ogbuehi, the guys who send you scrambling for a roster to decipher their number before the jersey disappears. Each play, each minute is an opportunity to grab the coaching staff's attention and keep their long odds of an NFL career alive.

The Redskins Blog | Shanahan Admits Technology Struggle

Page of Fame: Quarterbacks |
The most explosive player to come into the league for some time, RG3 enthralled the masses with his playmaking, but was more than just a walking highlight reel. As his 79.6% adjusted accuracy percentage score attests.

Fantasy Football Injury Risks |

A breakdown on some of the higher risk fantasy players for your upcoming draft.