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Daily Slop: Washington is ‘trying to be smart’ with Chase Young hip flexor injury; Montez Sweat Bulks Up Ahead Of Second Season

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Alex Smith, like everyone else, wonders what will happen when he gets hit - Washington Times
For all the progress, Alex Smith knows there's one hurdle he's still yet to clear -- one he'll have to address head-on: He has to get hit.

LB Kevin Pierre-Louis Came To Washington For An Opportunity. He's Making The Most Of It.
Pierre-Louis only started four games over his first six NFL seasons, but he’s in contention for a starting role in Washington.

Montez Sweat Bulks Up Ahead Of Second Season
Sweat, the team's second first-round pick in 2019, is focused on building on his late-season surge.

For Washington's Dwayne Haskins, leadership, body top Year 2 checklist
The quarterback entered the offseason determined to improve on the field and off. Coach Ron Rivera is optimistic: "He's doing the things we need him to do."

Alex Smith has defied the odds. Can he finish the comeback and return to the NFL? | Professional Sports | richmond.com
Smith said he'll make the right decisions to protect himself and his leg, but he's been just as forceful in his desire to continue to push the boundaries of what's

Alex Smith opens up about his recovery and its next steps: ‘Go out there and get hit’ - The Washington Post
“It took a long, long time before I could even look at my leg,” the Washington quarterback says of the time following his injury, which became life-threatening.

Washington QB Alex Smith has thought about getting hit 'more than I could probably say' | NBC Sports Washington
Both Alex Smith and Ron Rivera know that in order for the QB to take the field in a game, he'll need to be able to get hit.

Washington is ‘trying to be smart’ with Chase Young hip flexor injury | NBC Sports Washington
Washington Football Team will not rush Chase Young back after their prized pass rusher left practice on Wednesday with an injury.

Training Camp Daily 8/19: Guard Wes Martin Benefits From Facing Top-Notch Competition
What better way to earn the starting guard spot than to excel against Washington's young and talented defensive line?

Look at all these really complimentary things Ron Rivera had to say about Bryce Love | NBC Sports Washington
Football coaches will say nice things about almost every player when prompted, but these remarks from Ron Rivera about Bryce Love feel like they go way beyond the usual compliments.

Adrian Peterson sees a 'night and day' difference during practice with Ron Rivera in charge | NBC Sports Washington
The running back believes there has been a greater focus on details during the initial practices.

Two women say Derrius Guice raped them while at LSU
Derrius Guice was released by the Washington Football Team after a domestic violence arrest.

NFL, NFLPA agree to 3-month 'testing holiday' for players, staffers who test positive for coronavirus | NBC Sports Washington
The NFL and NFLPA have adjusted testing protocols to account for past positive tests.