1. The 6 Moves the Washington Redskins Must Avoid in Free Agency

    The Washington Redskins are in a good position entering free agency. They have $17,108,653 in space, according to figures from Spotrac.com . The team can create even more room by giving up on a pair of uninspiring veterans...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 1 month ago 13,031 reads 70 comments

  2. Weighing the Pros and Cons of the Washington Redskins' Top Free-Agent Targets

    Perhaps it is residual optimism from the new head coach and coaching staff changes, but this offseason feels different from those in recent years...

    Matthew Brown Written by Matthew Brown about 1 month ago 11,869 reads 65 comments

  3. 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 2,891 reads 20 comments

  4. 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 9,509 reads 39 comments

  5. 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 6,114 reads 101 comments

  6. Redskins Reportedly Set to Tag Orakpo If No Deal Signed by Deadline

    The Redskins have been knocking around what to do about linebacker Brian Orakpo's pending free agency since the end of the regular season and they face a big deadline on Monday afternoon...

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  7. Redskins Must Consider Future Contracts

    When the Washington Redskins look at free agency this offseason, they also have to be mindful of the next several years. They have key contracts that will expire over that time, with players they would probably like to keep around...

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  8. Five thoughts: Brian Orakpo

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  9. If Orakpo Leaves, Is Rob Jackson His Replacement?

    The Redskins have until 4 p.m. today to decide whether or not they want to apply the franchise tag to linebacker Brian Orakpo. If they don't, they will have to be prepared to lose him after the free agent market opens up a week from tomorrow...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 64 reads 0 comments

  10. Why DeAngelo Hall Got Back on Twitter

    DeAngelo Hall was once a mainstay on Twitter, with well over 100,000 followers. Then he left, erasing his account...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 179 reads 0 comments

  11. Redskins QB Kirk Cousins, Asked About Gay Athletes: 'Nobody's Perfect'

    GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Washington backup quarterback Kirk Cousins said Friday that he'd welcome a gay teammate into the locker room...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 603 reads 0 comments

  12. Redskins' Blueprint for Winning Free Agency

    For the first time in what feels like forever, the Washington Redskins have cap room to make moves and hopefully improve a 3-13 roster from a season ago...

    Shae Cronin Written by Shae Cronin about 1 month ago 5,253 reads 46 comments

  13. Washington Redskins Chatter: Fact or Fiction Ahead of the Start of Free Agency

    There's one more week until free-agent rumors are quickly replaced with concrete reality. Last offseason, the Washington Redskins were silenced by cap penalties that prevented ...

    Chris Hayre Written by Chris Hayre about 1 month ago 7,670 reads 51 comments

  14. 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 11,529 reads 44 comments

  15. Redskins in Final Deliberations over 'Really Close Call' on Keeping Brian Orakpo

    Washington Redskins officials were in final deliberations this weekend over what was described as a difficult decision about whether to devote the financial resources necessary to retain outside linebacker Brian Orakpo...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Agustin Gonzalez about 1 month ago 538 reads 0 comments

  16. Franchise-Player Deal for Brian Orakpo Would Be Worth Nearly $11.5 Million

    The Washington Redskins would have to give linebacker Brian Orakpo $11.455 million on a one-year contract to use their franchise player tag on him...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Agustin Gonzalez about 1 month ago 474 reads 1 comments

  17. Kirk Cousins: A Trade Would Be Great, but Backing Up RG3 Is Great Too

    Washington quarterback Kirk Cousins wants to make clear that he'll be a happy camper no matter where he is in 2014...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 1 month ago 389 reads 0 comments

  18. Chris Baker Has Breakout Potential for Washington Redskins in 2014

    The Washington Redskins were smart to re-sign Chris Baker yesterday to a three-year, $12 million contract, as reported by John Keim of ESPN.com . The mammoth defensive lineman has legitimate breakout potential in 2014...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 1 month ago 4,417 reads 20 comments

  19. Redskins Free-Agent Scorecard

    The free-agent period won't begin until March 11, but the reality is that it's already underway. At least when it comes to signing your own free agents, or looking at players cut from other teams...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 367 reads 0 comments

  20. Casserly Thinks Redskins Will Bulk Up O-Line in Free Agency

    Former Washington and Houston general manager Charley Casserly thinks that the Redskins are going to invest heavily on the offensive line when free agency starts, with “heavily” being used both literally and figuratively...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 627 reads 1 comments

  21. Setting the Washington Redskins' Draft Board: Post-Combine Edition

    Now that the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine is in the books, we have a chance to establish a suggested draft board for the Washington Redskins ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 1 month ago 11,020 reads 58 comments

  22. Why D'Qwell Jackson Makes Sense for the Redskins

    While much of the current Redskins talk involves Brian Orakpo and whether or not he'll return to Washington next season, there's another linebacker who should be receiving air time as it pertains to his potential with the Skins next season, too...

    Shae Cronin Written by Shae Cronin about 1 month ago 2,628 reads 10 comments

  23. Redskins Stay or Go: Safety Reed Doughty

    With 20 Redskins set to hit the open market in a few weeks, GM Bruce Allen and his staff have some tough decisions to make. There are some big names on the list (i.e. Brian Orakpo, Brandon Meriweather and Perry Riley, to name a few)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 146 reads 0 comments

  24. Jay Gruden: 'We Need Time'

    Jay Gruden has a fire in his belly, but it's not necessarily a raging bonfire befitting of a beachside bacchanalia. It can be a steady, slow-burning flame like a pilot light...

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  25. Redskins Re-Sign Chris Baker

    Late in the season Washington 's Chris Baker had clearly started to play well. But when this was pointed out to him, Baker said nothing had changed. The defensive lineman was only getting more time to show what he could do...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 440 reads 0 comments