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Daily Slop: DeSean Jackson Returns to Redskins Park; O-line Shuffles Means "Fighting for Your job Every day"

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Washington Redskins RG III report: Extending plays during OTA work - Washington Redskins Blog - ESPN
Highlights and observations on Robert Griffin III's practice during the Washington Redskins organized team activity open to the media.

DeSean Jackson defends skipping Washington Redskins OTAs
"I had things I had to do," Jackson said. "I was obligated to do things back home in California. I'm here now, I'm happy to be here with my teammates, and they've been putting in some great work. I'm trying to catch up and get back in the swing of things. I just had things I had to handle."

Observations from Wednesday’s Redskins offseason practice session - The Washington Post
The Washington Redskins on Wednesday wrapped up their fifth practice session of the offseason. They will continue the work on Thursday, get a few days off and then return to action next Tuesday for another week of voluntary practices.

DeSean Jackson returns to Redskins Park: 'I live my life to do what I need to do' - Washington Times
The only player missing from all three days of the Redskins' team workouts last week, Jackson reiterated that his absence from the voluntary sessions was scheduled in advance and did not apologize for being away.

Washington Redskins Trent Williams slims down, still bothered by ankle - Washington Redskins Blog - ESPN
Redskins left tackle Trent Williams hasn't practiced much this spring but is preparing to return to training camp, albeit noticeably slimmer.

Community Central: Redskins Hosting Nine Events In Three Days
Numerous Redskins players will participate in nine community events over the next three days in the DMV area. has you covered for all of it.

Redskins OTA practice report 06.03.15 | Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
The Redskins held their fifth OTA session on Wednesday. The practice was in the bubble due to a wet field with no sunshine to dry it off. Here are my observations from the session: —The running backs were doing some pass protection drills with one back blocking and the other one imitating a bli...

Gruden says run Redskins' run game will mix zone and power | Comcast SportsNet Washington
Need to Know: Jay Gruden's comments on the Redskins' run game scheme and more from Wednesday's OTAs.

Redskins O-line shuffles means "fighting for your job every day" | Comcast SportsNet Washington
The bright lights cover up the cold reality of the business of football. A reality that means Spencer Long now has a big opportunity.

EXCLUSIVE: Robert Griffin III at Redskins OTA's
Check out Redskins Quarterback Robert Griffin III as he goes through drills during the second week of OTA's.

Jay Gruden: "Expect Murphy to Make Biggest Jump"

Redskins Head Coach Jay Gruden spoke to reporters today after the Redskins OTA's about the emergence of Trent Murphy and the performance of the rookies so far.

Barry: "The Character on This Team is Outstanding"

Check out Washington Redskins Defensive Coordinator Joe Barry as he talks about the cohesion of the rookies and veterans.

Rookies lead May NFL jersey sales, Tebow returns to list | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: Two new faces had the best-selling NFL jerseys in the month of May, while an old friend found his way back into the Top 15.

How Did The May 12 Shift Affect Signings With Regards To 2016 Compensatory Picks? - Over the Cap

One of the presumptive reasons for the NFL moving up the June 1 date to May 12 was to allow teams to sign unrestricted free agents transitioning to street free agents earlier without those signings counting against them in the compensatory draft pick formula. Now that the league offices have closed for June 1, I thought I’d quickly take a look to see what effects this change had.

Yahoo will broadcast first free global live stream of NFL game | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: The first NFL game to be globally streamed live, for free, over the Internet will be on

How improved will the Redskins defense be this season? |