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Daily Slop: Ron Rivera ‘not a big fan’ of prime-time NFL games; NFL could lose $5.5 billion without fans in stands

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Jack Kent Cooke legacy in two opposites - Washington Times
Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer has closed on his deal to buy the fabulous Forum from Madison Square Garden for $400 million, with the intent of using it for concerts and other events while building an arena for his Clippers basketball team, who now share the Staples Center with the Lakers.

Ron Rivera explains why he's 'not a big fan' of prime-time NFL games | NBC Sports Washington
During a Q&A with military families on Wednesday, Ron Rivera got to talking about his team's lack of prime-time games in 2020. The head coach is actually a fan of that aspect of the schedule.

2020 Redskins Questions: Are there more running backs than roster spots? | NBC Sports Washington
On paper the Redskins did not need to draft a running back, but football games don't get played on paper. So what happens in a crowded running back room that just added Antonio Gibson?

As crazy as it sounds, you shouldn't discount the Redskins' re-signing of Aaron Colvin | NBC Sports Washington
The Redskins re-signed Aaron Colvin last week. While it was technically news, not many cared about the move. But there's reason to believe Colvin can find a role with the 2020 Redskins.

Source: Redskins rookie WR Antonio Gandy-Golden battled COVID-19, has recovered | NBC Sports Washington
Redskins rookie wide receiver Antonio Gandy-Golden tested positive for COVID-19 but has since self-quarantined and is asymptomatic, sources have told with NBC Sports Washington.

COVID-19 drastically changed wedding plans for Redskins safety Sean Davis | NBC Sports Washington
The wedding was smaller - but it was still a memorable day, the new Redskins player told Mike Locksley.

NFL testing modified facemasks with material to protect players from coronavirus | NBC Sports Washington
NFLPA Medical Director Thom Mayer expects there to be a “recommendation” that the league use such masks this season to combat the spread of coronavirus.

NFL teams required to interview multiple minority head coaching candidates as part of Rooney Rule changes | NBC Sports Washington
The NFL approved changes aimed at improving diversity in the league.

NFL could lose $5.5 billion without fans in stands
The NFL makes a massive amount of money through stadium revenue.

Four Downs: NFC East | Football Outsiders
The Redskins suffered a precipitous fall from their perch of tight end talent with Jordan Reed losing his prime to concussions and Vernon Davis finally reaching the end of his extended prime and retiring this offseason at 36 years old. The remaining three tight ends on their roster who saw targets in 2019 -- Jeremy Sprinkle, Hale Hentges, and Logan Thomas -- all finished the year with below-average DVOA rates.

Is Chase Young the NFL Rookie That's in the Best Position to Succeed in 2020? | GMFB