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Redskins' roster turns over with 18 newcomers, but defense sees most changes - ESPN Redskins

Ten thoughts on the Washington Redskins' roster:

I wasn't surprised by any of the cuts, which is a rarity. Usually there are one or two that either you didn't see coming or involved a bigger name. But the fact that linebacker Terrance Plummer was cut (I had him on my 53-man projected roster)? Not exactly a shocker.

Redskins roster tinkering could continue for next few days - ESPN Redskins

The Redskins return to practice with a much smaller roster after cutting it to the final 53. Here are three areas of interest for your wake-up call:

Roster tinkering. It would be surprising if the Redskins don't tweak their roster with a move or two over the next few days. Happens all the time. So some players who were given the last spots can't feel comfortable until they get to Wednesday morning. I wouldn't be surprised if they added another linebacker (they only have eight). I was fine with them cutting outside linebacker Houston Bates; flashed early, but when he faced better tackles he was quiet. But there will still be some nervous people at Redskins Park.

Dr. Robert Kurtzke resigns, will still monitor RG III - ESPN Redskins

NEW YORK -- An NFL spokesman says the doctor who reversed course on Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III's post-concussion playing status has resigned and been replaced as the team's independent neurological consultant.

Need to Know: Five Redskins starting jobs that could change hands this season - CSN Washington

Report:  RG3 Not yet medically cleared - CSN Washington

Initial Thoughts on Redskins 53 Man Roster - Washington Post

The Washington Redskins competed their final cuts, settling on their initial 53-man roster.

The finished product - if you can call it that - features next to no surprises. Based on the way things played out in the preseason, players' bodies of work spoke volumes.

A refresher on how practice squads work - Washington Post

Make Final 2015 Redskins Record Prediction Before season starts with For the Record - Fanspeak.com