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Daily Slop: Haslett Says Skins are Closer to 10-6 than 3-13; Are the Redskins Done at Cornerback?

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Need to Know: Five who are more valuable to the Redskins than to another team | Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
Here is what you need to know on this Wednesday, February 19, 20 days before the start of NFL free agency. Nickel coverage Here are five pending Redskins free agents (update: four plus one who just signed) who are more valuable to Washington than to any other team.

Redskins re-sign DeAngelo Hall to Four-Year Deal -

Are the Redskins done at cornerback? | Comcast SportsNet Washington
Josh Wilson, who has started the last 48 games at cornerback opposite Hall, is set to be a free agent on March 11. The Redskins drafted David Amerson in the second round last year and although he still has some rough edges that need work it is a good bet that he will be starting when opening day rolls around. If that is the plan, there is no need to bring back Wilson unless he wants to come back on the cheap as the nickel back. This also likely rules out the team going after a big-money free agent cornerback like Aqib Talib of the Patriots or Alterraun Verner of the Titans.

Hall Signing a Good Start to the Redskins Offseason |

Jim Haslett: Redskins closer to 10-6 than 3-13
"To me, when I look at this team, I think we’re closer to the 10-win season than I do the three-win season," Haslett told Larry Michael on Redskins Nation recently. "The last two months of the year were probably the worst I’ve ever had in pro football. [In] 10 years playing, 25 years coaching, I’ve never been through anything like that — he said, she said. A lot of things going on that shouldn’t be going on in your locker room, that eats up players’ time when it shouldn’t. They should be worrying about football and none of the other stuff. Hopefully we never have to go through that again — or I’ll never go through that again — because I don’t want to be around something like that. That was an embarrassment to the organization, to yourself."

Under the radar Redskins: DE Kedric Golston | Comcast SportsNet Washington

Redskins stay or go: WR Santana Moss | Comcast SportsNet Washington

Skins Next Two Corners? |

Washington Redskins combine prep: safeties - ESPN
The Redskins selected two safeties last spring, but one (Phillip Thomas) missed the entire season with a foot injury and the other (Bacarri Rambo) did

Redskins free agent fits: Guard | Comcast SportsNet Washington
Best fit: Geoff Schwartz, Chiefs. Started six of the last seven games at right guard after taking over for Jon Asamoah. Schwartz also made one start at left guard in 2013 and can play tackle in a pinch. At 6-6, 340-pounds, Schwartz possesses the size Gruden prefers at guard. He’s coming off a strong season, is in his prime years and won’t break the bank. It should be noted that Schwartz and the Chiefs have both acknowledged that they’d like to get an extension hammered out.

Redskins wise to retain DeAngelo Hall - NFC East Blog - ESPN
The Redskins released corner DeAngelo Hall a year ago, taking a chance that they'd lose him to another team. The reality is that he wasn't close to g

Experts' take: Jim Haslett's return - NFC East Blog - ESPN
The Redskins face numerous questions this offseason. Too many to mention, perhaps. But there are a number that can be addressed and answered -- with t

The Redskins Blog | HS Coach Remembers Robert Griffin III

Cohesion Comes Easily To Coaching Staff
With a full staff on-hand, the Washington Redskins are in all-out planning mode for 2014. Thanks to familiarity and common philosophies, the cohesion has been apparent early.

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NFL sued by Minnesota police groups for banning off-duty officers from carrying weapons to games | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports
From Yahoo Sports: The National Football league prohibits off-duty officers from bringing guns into their stadiums. Two Minnesota law-enforcement agencies have a problem with that rule. As a result, those agencies have filed a lawsuit against the NFL challenging its authority to prohibit … Continue reading →

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