1. McCloughan: RGIII Option Doesn't Impact Draft Plans

    General manager Scot McCloughan said the decision to pick up the fifth-year option on Robert Griffin III 's contract will not impact his decision-making in this weekend's NFL draft...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 4 hours ago 302 reads 0 comments

  2. Report: Browns Have Been in Touch with Washington About No. 5 Overall Pick

    A team with a pair of first-round picks has reportedly been in contact with a club selecting in the top five in Thursday's draft...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 5 hours ago 61 reads 0 comments

  3. Washington Redskins Crazy to Pick Up Robert Griffin III's 5th-Year Option

    Sometimes, it's best to think of the NFL as a different planet—one on which time moves faster. So when I hear Washington Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan defend his decision to pick up a fifth-year, $16...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 5 hours ago 24,011 reads 136 comments

  4. Washington Redskins Assume Risk on RG III Option

    A couple years ago the talk about Robert Griffin III focused on the zone-read option. Now it's the fifth-year option. It's a risk the Washington Redskins apparently were willing to make...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 7 hours ago 112 reads 0 comments

  5. Phones Are Open, but Few Calls for Kirk Cousins

    The phones are open, but it appears there are few suitors for Redskins backup quarterback Kirk Cousins. Washington GM Scot McCloughan revealed as much Monday during a pre-draft press conference at the team's headquarters...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 9 hours ago 344 reads 0 comments

  6. Robert Griffin III's Contract Option Exercised by Redskins: Details and Reaction

    For at least the next two seasons, quarterback Robert Griffin III will be under contract with the Washington Redskins after the team picked up his fifth-year option on Monday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 hours ago 20,296 reads 103 comments

  7. McCloughan Thinks a Trade Could Happen If Leonard Williams Falls to 5

    We noted this morning that USC defensive lineman Leonard Williams is viewed by many as the best player in this year's draft, but might still be available when Washington is on the clock at No...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 hours ago 422 reads 0 comments

  8. Redskins Looking to Add More Draft Picks Via Trades

    Redskins GM Scot McCloughan said during Monday's press conference that they would like to turn their seven draft picks into 10 or so via trades...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 hours ago 598 reads 0 comments

  9. Washington “likely” to Pick Up Option on Griffin

    For the first-round picks selected in 2012, the deadline for picking up the fifth-year option arrives on May 3. In Washington , a decision on quarterback Robert Griffin III hasn't officially been made...

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  10. Robert Griffin III Is Eager to Talk Small and Play Big

    He started training to be the best basketball player of all time at age 6. As a teen, he ran alongside central Texas highways with tires lashed to ankles, set on becoming an Olympic champion hurdler...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 13 hours ago 829 reads 0 comments

  11. Skins View RG3's $16.1M Option as a Franchise Tag

    The price ($16.1M) on Griffin's option should be some $3 million cheaper than the tag. They do take on injury risk, of course...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 14 hours ago 9 reads 0 comments

  12. Report: Redskins 'Likely' to Pick Up RG3's 2016 Option

    As I said on @NFL_AM, I'm told Redskins are likely to pick up Robert Griffin III 's option for 2016. They view as a franchise tag, of sorts...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 14 hours ago 11 reads 0 comments

  13. Washington Redskins: Analyzing Latest NFL Draft Rumors and Reports

    Edge-rushers, edge-rushers and more edge-rushers. The men who make their living crashing off corners to deck quarterbacks still dominate rumors regarding the Washington Redskins ' plans for the 2015 NFL draft...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 15 hours ago 6,592 reads 14 comments

  14. Washington Redskins Mock Draft: B/R Community Top 100 and 7-Round Results

    The chance to play general manager for the Washington Redskins was just too good to pass up. That was the opportunity afforded me by "Bleacher Report's Community Mock draft...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 16 hours ago 11,471 reads 56 comments

  15. Report: Amari Cooper Visits with Redskins

    Amari Cooper, the uber-talented Alabama wide receiver, has made a pre-draft visit with the Redskins , The Baltimore Sun's Aaron Wilson reports...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 days ago 263 reads 0 comments

  16. For Garçon, Redskins Must Improve in 2015 or "It's All Bad"

    Wide receiver Pierre Garçon says he expects the Redskins ' offense to rebound from its struggles a year ago and, in particular, has high hopes for the passing game in 2015...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 3 days ago 758 reads 0 comments

  17. Edge-Rusher Headlines Washington Redskins' Ultimate 2015 Draft Plan

    The Washington Redskins have some needs to address in the 2015 NFL draft. Who will the Redskins select with the fifth pick? What positions should they focus on? Watch as ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 days ago 2,965 reads 21 comments

  18. Colt McCoy Feeling Stronger After Neck Injury

    Back in the fold with the Redskins after re-signing with the team this offseason, quarterback Colt McCoy said his neck is fully healed and he's ready to compete...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 days ago 154 reads 0 comments

  19. DeSean Jackson to Star in BET Reality Show: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Washington Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson is already a superstar on the field, but a new reality show could bolster his profile off of the gridiron as well. According to Whitney Friedlander of Variety...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 days ago 13,100 reads 32 comments

  20. Redskins Sending Defensive Staff to Meet with OLB Bud Dupree

    Pre-draft visits are over at Redskins Park, so Joe Barry and crew will travel to Georgia to meet with Kentucky OLB Bud Dupree.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 199 reads 0 comments

  21. Could the Redskins Be Looking to Move . . . Up?

    Nobody would be surprised if the Redskins traded out of their selection at No. 5 overall in the NFL draft next week. It has been widely known that they have been shopping to pick to the rest of the league...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  22. DeSean Jackson Lands Reality Show Deal with BET

    In a somewhat surprising move Thursday night, BET announced at its upfront presentation that Washington wide receiver DeSean Jackson will be part of a new reality show called “Home Team...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  23. Re-Grading Washington Redskins' Past 5 Drafts

    A Pro Bowl left tackle, three-time 1,000-yard running back and a stud pass-rusher. Is that enough of a haul for five drafts? Probably not...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 4 days ago 8,333 reads 50 comments

  24. Washington Redskins: Breaking Down 5 Toughest, 5 Easiest Games on 2015 Schedule

    Mark your calendars. The Washington Redskins ' 2015 NFL schedule is now out. With an overall winning percentage of 47.9 percent, according to ESPN.com , the Redskins have the league's 21st-ranked schedule...

    Marcel Davis Written by Marcel Davis about 4 days ago 6,085 reads 25 comments

  25. Morgan Moses' Recovery Has 'Been a Straight Path'

    Morgan Moses entered uncharted territory last season when he went down with a season-ending Lisfranc injury. Not long after, the University of Virginia product went under the knife...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 4 days ago 1,002 reads 0 comments