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Daily Slop: Jamison Crowder Preparing Like A Veteran; Scherff & Smith Fuel Each Other's Competitive Drive

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Redskins Rookie Jamison Crowder Preparing Like A Veteran
Redskins fourth-round pick Jamison Crowder may be a rookie wide receiver, but he's already preparing like a veteran.

What does Ryan Tannehill’s extension mean for the Redskins’ RG3? | Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
Ryan Tannehill of the Dolphins became the first of the quarterbacks who came out in the 2012 draft to sign a contract extension yesterday. The Redskins have one of those quarterbacks in Robert Griffin III. What effect will Tannehill’s deal have on Griffin? First let’s look at the money.

Need to Know: Looking ahead–Who are the Redskins’ priority 2016 free agents? | Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
Here is what you need to know on this Wednesday, May 20, six days before the Redskins start OTAs. Question of the day A few days a week I’ll give an in-depth answer to a question submitted by a fan on my Twitter feed, via the Real Redskins Facebook page, or in the comments section here.

NFL Rookies Are Thrown Straight into the Fire in Minicamps
The latest NFL news, rumors, scores, schedules, predictions, picks against the spread, free agent updates, power rankings, mock drafts and more

Need to Know: Who could be a surprise starter for the 2015 Redskins? | Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
Here is what you need to know on this Tuesday, May 19, 72 days before the Washington Redskins open training camp in Richmond, VA. Question of the day A few days a week I’ll give an in-depth answer to a question submitted by a fan on my Twitter feed, via the Real Redskins Facebook page, or in...

Scherff & Smith Fuel Each Other's Competitive Drive
The Redskins' first two draft picks in 2015, Brandon Scherff and Preston Smith have used each other as competition and motivation during their first week in the NFL.

Washington Redskins: Matt Jones' contract trouble for Alfred Morris? - Washington Redskins Blog - ESPN
Should the Redskins extend RB Alfred Morris' contract? Matt Jones could make it tough for them to do so.

Unofficial Redskins 2015 depth chart, pre-OTAs | Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
Now that the Redskins have settled their 90-man roster, at least for the time being, here’s a look at the very unofficial team depth chart. The team currently has 44 offensive players, 42 defensive players and four specialists. Players in bold are starters.

A Great Crowd(er)?
Crowder had 65 punt returns for 869 yards (13.37/per return) and four touchdowns during his career at Duke. The Redskins averaged 7.2 (2014), 6.4, 9.3, 8.9, 10.8 and 4.8 yards per return in the last six years on punts. They had 27 fair catches on punts in 2014. That was the same amount as they had COMBINED in 2011, 2012 and 2013.

PHOTOS: Tackling Technique Emphasized On Day 10

The Washington Redskins continued their third week of Phase 2 of the offseason workouts Tuesday in the weight room and on the practice field.

Rookie Minicamp Day 1: WR Jamison Crowder

Check out exclusive footage of the Washington Redskins 4th Round selection Jamison Crowder hard at work in the afternoon session of Rookie Minicamp.

Jamison Crowder's quickness helps him flourish on field - Washington Redskins Blog - ESPN

With the Washington Redskins, Crowder will play in the slot and return punts (he averaged 12.7 yards per return in college).

NFL to Change Extra-Point Kicks to Longer Distance " CBS DC

The NFL is moving back extra-point kicks and allowing defenses to score on 2-point conversion turnovers.

NFLPA files motion to hold NFL and Roger Goodell in contempt of court | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: The NFL filed an out-of-the-blue motion in federal court to hold the NFL and commissioner Roger Goodell in contempt of court over the Adrian Peterson case.

Anthony Neyer's tryout with Redskins another stop in a long football journey - Washington Times

Neyer, a long-time walk-on quarterback at USC who never attempted a pass, was invited to try out for the Redskins at their rookie mini-camp, extending a winding road paved with sacrifice and determination.

FOOTBALL OUTSIDERS: Innovative Statistics, Intelligent Analysis | Four Downs: NFC East

Give the Redskins credit here. They recognized a weakness -- the pass defense was dead last in Football Outsiders' DVOA ratings a year ago -- and did all they could find new players to patch that weakness up. Only problem is, there's no guarantee the new players will be an improvement over the guys they've been brought in to replace.

Redskins OTA to-do list: Offensive line | Comcast SportsNet Washington

With OTAs set to begin next week, Redskins Head Coach Jay Gruden has many items remaining on his to-do list.