1. Redskins' McCloughan Wary of Trading Back Too Far

    The fact that Scot McCloughan would like to trade down from their perch at the No. 5 pick is not a state secret. But he made it clear that he won't take just any deal. For one thing, he doesn't want to go back very far...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 26 days ago 80 reads 0 comments

  2. Washington Redskins Draft Picks: Results, Analysis and Grades

    Scot McCloughan and the Washington Redskins eventually got the trade they were looking for in the 2015 NFL draft, per NFL Network's Albert Breer ...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 26 days ago 30,079 reads 53 comments

  3. Redskins' Trade Possibilities Hinge on Jags, Raiders

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 26 days ago 253 reads 0 comments

  4. Washington Redskins Mock Draft: Final 7 Round Predictions

    By the time Scot McCloughan wraps up his first draft as general manager of the Washington Redskins , the NFC East club will be bigger along the trenches on both sides of the ball...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 26 days ago 9,580 reads 54 comments

  5. The Complete Washington Redskins Draft Primer

    Finally, the wait is over. The 2014 campaign ended months ago, but for Washington Redskins fans, the lead-up to the first round of the 2015 NFL draft has been even longer. Why? Washington hasn't sported a first-round pick since 2012...

    Marcel Davis Written by Marcel Davis about 27 days ago 13,027 reads 58 comments

  6. Redskins' GM: Extension Talks with Williams, Kerrigan Are 'Ongoing'

    While he was discussing the upcoming draft and what qualities he looks for in players who could be his team's first-round pick, Scot McCloughan addressed the futures of two Redskins first-round picks from earlier this decade...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 27 days ago 1,060 reads 0 comments

  7. Washington Redskins NFL Draft Big Board: Position-by-Position Rankings

    Years from now, the Washington Redskins want to look back on the 2015 NFL draft as the catalyst for something special, the start of a first period of sustained winning since Joe Gibbs originally patrolled the sidelines...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 27 days ago 12,247 reads 17 comments

  8. Robert Griffin III Focused On 2015 Season

    Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III , who will have his fifth year exercised by the team for 2016, said his focus remains on the upcoming season...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 28 days ago 2,862 reads 0 comments

  9. Darrel Young: Picking Up RGIII's Option Good for Our Mindset

    The Redskins announced Monday that they have exercised their option on quarterback Robert Griffin III 's contract for the 2016 season, ending speculation about how they'd handle ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 28 days ago 629 reads 0 comments

  10. Robert Griffin III Focused on 2015 Season

    Monday's announcement that the Washington Redskins will pick up quarterback Robert Griffin III 's fifth-year option was looked upon as a vote of confidence by an organization that sees a player with tremendous upside...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 28 days ago 147 reads 0 comments

  11. Debate: Who Should Skins Pick in the 1st Round?

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  12. Option Year Makes RGIII More Likely to Get Benched

    Washington 's decision to pick up the fifth-year option on Robert Griffin III isn't necessarily a good thing for the quarterback's long-term development...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 28 days ago 981 reads 0 comments

  13. Realistic Draft Trade Possibilities for the Washington Redskins

    Scot McCloughan hung an "open for business" sign on the Washington Redskins front office ahead of the 2015 NFL draft...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 28 days ago 10,476 reads 43 comments

  14. Washington Redskins Mock Draft Roundup

    So you haven't read enough about the Washington Redskins ' need for an edge-rusher in the 2015 NFL draft yet? You haven't already had your fill of deciding who's better among Vic Beasley, Dante Fowler Jr...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 28 days ago 14,657 reads 26 comments

  15. 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 29 days ago 849 reads 0 comments

  16. 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 29 days ago 64 reads 0 comments

  17. 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 29 days ago 51,669 reads 251 comments

  18. 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 29 days ago 227 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 29 days ago 587 reads 0 comments

  20. 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 29 days ago 25,618 reads 120 comments

  21. 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 29 days ago 1,083 reads 0 comments

  22. 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 29 days ago 1,055 reads 0 comments

  23. 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...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Spencer Oshman about 29 days ago 162 reads 0 comments

  24. 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 29 days ago 958 reads 0 comments

  25. 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 29 days ago 9 reads 0 comments