1. Is Brian Orakpo Worth a Massive Contract from Washington?

    As free agency gets underway, the Washington Redskins are finally free from the salary-cap sanctions that handcuffed them on the open market the last two years...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 1 month ago 10,043 reads 26 comments

  2. Washington Redskins Are Wise to Place Franchise Tag on Brian Orakpo

    The Washington Redskins announced on Monday that the team has placed the franchise tag on outside linebacker Brian Orakpo ...

    Bryan Manning Written by Bryan Manning about 1 month ago 2,897 reads 20 comments

  3. Mike Jones: Redskins Tag Brian Orakpo, Safety and WR Become Top Priorities

    The Washington Redskins have placed the franchise tag on Brian Orakpo . Will the two sides be able to negotiate a long-term deal? How will this affect the Redskins' activity ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 9,524 reads 39 comments

  4. Washington Redskins Do the Right Thing, Tag Brian Orakpo

    Not able to get a long-term deal ironed out before the tag window closed, the Washington Redskins had no real choice but to slap the franchise tag on Brian Orakpo Monday. And the team has confirmed as much, via Brian Tinsman of Redskins...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 1 month ago 6,115 reads 101 comments

  5. Brian Orakpo Franchise Tagged by Redskins: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Updates from Wednesday, April 16 Brian Orakpo spoke about the possibility of a long-term deal with the Redskins (via Tarik El-Bashir of CSN Washington): Updates from ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 43,396 reads 156 comments

  6. NFL Free Agent Rumors: Latest on Jairus Byrd, Brian Orakpo and More

    The beginning of NFL free agency is just days away—starting at 4 p.m. EDT March 11, to be exact—and the rumors are already starting to heat up around the league...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 1 month ago 4,502 reads 0 comments

  7. Breaking Down Redskins' Salary-Cap Situation Heading into Free Agency

    A non-player for the past two seasons because of an NFL -mandated $36 million salary-cap penalty, the moment the Washington Redskins have been patiently waiting for is nearly here...

    Marcel Davis Written by Marcel Davis about 1 month ago 11,533 reads 44 comments

  8. Tarik El-Bashir: Washington Redskins Likely to Use Franchise Tag on Brian Orakpo

    The Washington Redskins have to make a tough decision on free-agent outside linebacker Brian Orakpo this offseason...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 6,899 reads 40 comments

  9. Washington Redskins Can't Let Brian Orakpo Go

    On Monday in Baltimore, 75 miles northeast of the Washington Redskins ' team headquarters in Ashburn , Va...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 2 months ago 6,070 reads 34 comments

  10. 2014 NFL Free Agents: Top Players on Market Following Super Bowl 2014

    Just because the Super Bowl signals the end of a season doesn't mean the NFL stops. Before you know it, the NFL Scouting Combine, the draft and the free-agency period will be upon us...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 5,276 reads 0 comments

  11. 5 Reasons Brian Orakpo Should Be Re-Signed by the Washington Redskins

    The fate of the majority of Washington Redskins players who are facing unrestricted free agency this offseason seems to be sealed one way or the other. However, one of the biggest tossups is the future of outside linebacker Brian Orakpo ...

    Will  Grooms Written by Will Grooms about 3 months ago 2,843 reads 37 comments

  12. Where These 5 Washington Redskins Stars Must Improve in 2014-15

    Boasting a roster that was largely left intact after a successful season in 2012, the Washington Redskins defied expectations in 2013 and finished with a 3-13 record...

    Marcel Davis Written by Marcel Davis about 3 months ago 4,034 reads 11 comments

  13. Brian Orakpo Is Dominating in Contract Season for Washington Redskins

    When the Washington Redskins switched to a 3-4 defense in 2010, rush linebacker Brian Orakpo was supposed to be the biggest beneficiary...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 5 months ago 1,973 reads 8 comments

  14. Washington Redskins: Is It Time to Worry About Brian Orakpo?

    While the outcome in the Washington Redskins ' Week 9 bout with the San Diego Chargers wasn't a familiar one—they won!—the relatively clean jersey of the opposing team's quarterback was an all too familiar sight...

    Marcel Davis Written by Marcel Davis about 6 months ago 4,614 reads 37 comments

  15. Washington Redskins Playmakers Who Must Shine Against Green Bay Packers

    Whether anyone is willing to admit it or not, the Washington Redskins were set up for failure under the bright lights of Monday Night Football against the Philadelphia Eagles ...

    Matthew Brown Written by Matthew Brown about 8 months ago 5,700 reads 20 comments

  16. What Twitter's Saying About Washington Redskins' Upcoming Season

    As the Washington Redskins prepare to open their season Monday night against the Philadelphia Eagles , fans and pundits alike have started to forecast the upcoming season...

    Marcel Davis Written by Marcel Davis about 8 months ago 1,513 reads 10 comments

  17. 5 Biggest Takeaways from Washington Redskins' Preseason Opener

    In their first tune-up for the 2013 NFL season, the Washington Redskins posted a 22-21 win against the Tennessee Titans in their preseason opener. No, the game didn ’t count...

    Marcel Davis Written by Marcel Davis about 8 months ago 1,343 reads 2 comments

  18. Washington Redskins Training Camp: 5 Early Storylines to Watch

    The long wait is finally over. NFL training camps have finally opened. The Washington Redskins look to continue their success from last season, as they had one of their most exciting seasons in years...

    Jared Finkel Written by Jared Finkel about 9 months ago 2,672 reads 6 comments

  19. 7 Redskins Facing Injury Questions Heading into Training Camp

    NFL training camp is here! Questions loom about which injured players are ready for a bounce-back year and which are failing to progress as quickly through their rehab...

    David Shockey Written by David Shockey about 9 months ago 1,922 reads 4 comments

  20. Washington Redskins Owner Daniel Snyder's 'Hands Off' Approach Worked for Team

    The Washington Redskins as a team and organization are better off without the meddling, sideline-pacing, overbearing presence of owner Dan Snyder who took a step back and took a ...

    John Bibb Written by John Bibb about 9 months ago 4,470 reads 27 comments

  21. Washington Redskins: Grading the Strength of Every Position Heading into Camp

    Whether you're ready or not, football season is upon us, or at least the first hints of the football season...

    Matthew Brown Written by Matthew Brown about 9 months ago 7,654 reads 25 comments

  22. Washington Redskins: 10 Players with the Most to Prove This Season

    After finishing the 2012 season with the NFC East division title, the Redskins do not have as many questions as they once had...

    Tom Natali Written by Tom Natali about 11 months ago 5,951 reads 18 comments

  23. Washington Redskins Should Wait Before Extending Brian Orakpo's Contract

    Part of the reason the Washington Redskins defense wasn't able to perform at a high level in 2012 was that its most talented player was forced to miss all but two games due to injury...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 12 months ago 4,250 reads 8 comments