Mike Shanahan has developed many strategies upon his arrival as coach. One of them is competition. At almost every position, athletes on the roster have been competing with their teammates during training camp.
With a team like the Redskins, this is a great thing to have.
Without getting too negative, the Skins record has been poor, very poor. Sure there has been some great player development over the years, but they still aren’t winning ballgames, which is of the utmost importance.
In general, it appears the Redskins coaches play no favorites. Each player is treated the same and patience is often stressed.
With a youth movement taking over at Redskins Park, training camp will be a tryout to many veterans who could be fighting for their jobs, whether it’s due to poor play or contract issues. Either way, Skins fans might be saying goodbye to some of their favorite players.
Below is a list of 10 veterans who could be in that particular position. To avoid any controversy, I am not saying that these individual players will be released—I’m just evaluating the possibility.