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Jay Gruden’s ‘genius’ move has prevented the weather from wrecking the Redskins’ practice schedule | NBC Sports Washington
Jay Gruden changed up the Redskins' Richmond practice schedule, a move that has paid big dividends already.

Pro Football Hall of Fame considering mandatory attendance | NBC Sports Washington
After Terrell Owen's absence dominated the talk around Hall of Fame weekend, the institution is considering drastic changes.

Redskins can't afford to see Josh Norman go another season without an interception | NBC Sports Washington
During practice over the weekend, Josh Norman made a spectacular interception, something the Redskins hope he can do in games this year.

Redskins.com One-On-One: Ziggy Hood
Redskins defensive lineman Ziggy Hood talks with Redskins.com's Perry Mattern at training camp in Richmond, Va.

Former UR tight end Garrett Hudson fighting for a spot at Redskins camp | Sports | richmond.com
Garrett Hudson went back to his home state of North Carolina once he broke from Redskins minicamp in June to work with a local trainer on gaining a few pounds,

Redskins hope they have found a late-round steal in linebacker Shaun Dion Hamilton - The Washington Post
Former Alabama linebacker has an extensive injury history, but has impressed in training camp after being drafted in the sixth round of this year's draft.

Need to Know: Redskins continue to take things slowly with Trent Williams | NBC Sports Washington
Need to Know: Trent Williams is unlikely to play against the Patriots on Thursday as the team tries to balance preparation and preservation.

Mason Foster says Redskins’ objective for 2018 is clear: ‘It’s win now’ - The Washington Post
Injuries derailed the Redskins last year. But to a man, players sense a palpable difference headed into a new season.

Practice Notes: 2018 #SkinsCamp, Day 10
Redskins.com's Jake Kring-Schreifels and Grant Cohen break down the key plays and highlights from Day 10 of the Washington Redskins' 2018 training camp in Richmond, Va.

Camp Battles: Plenty of questions need answers before the Redskins' RB competition is settled | NBC Sports Washington
Some Redskins running backs are fighting for jobs and there are lots of angles to examine when trying to figure out who has the inside track.

100 Yards: Jonathan Allen
Redskins defensive lineman Jonathan Allen goes 100 yards with Redskins.com's Perry Mattern

NFL's top trade candidates - 17 who could be dealt in preseason
Samaje Perine. The Redskins have a glut of running backs, including Derrius Guice, Chris Thompson and Rob Kelley. The first two will be their top two backs, and coach Jay Gruden continues to praise Kelley, who coaches say looks quicker this camp. They'd also like to keep another third-down back behind Thompson in either Byron Marshall or Kapri Bibbs. That leaves Perine as possibly the odd man out. He started eight games last season and averaged 3.4 yards per carry; he had to learn to run with patience and with more power. The Redskins' fourth-round pick in 2017 could attract some suitors. -- John Keim

'Energy ball' Derrius Guice winning over Redskins fans and teammates - Washington Redskins Blog- ESPN
The rookie running back's "happy-go-lucky" personality already was a hit with fans, and coaches are pleased about his aptitude for learning.

Redskins Defensive roster prediction - Week 2 | Fanspeak.com

Allen, Payne and Ioannidis look like a very talented and diverse starting trio, capable of impacting both the running game and the passing game. Allen especially has the potential to be one of the top defensive linemen in the league, and a true elite player.

Redskins Practice Squad Predictions- Week 2 | Fanspeak.com

Given their rash of offensive line injuries last year, don’t be surprised if two of the 10 practice squad spots are reserved for OL depth. Catalina made the team as a UDFA last year and played in 7 games, including two starts.