Redskins Rumors & News

  • Gruden's goal: Get Garçon more touches in '15

    CSN Washington "In 2013, Pierre Garçon set a franchise record for receptions and finished eighth in the NFL in receiving yards. In 2014, the team added DeSean Jackson and Garçon’s numbers dropped off precipitously. Redskins Coach Jay Gruden said this week that he intends to get Garçon’s numbers “back up”..." March 28

  • Redskins haven’t ruled out re-signing Santana Moss

    Washington Post "The Redskins haven’t ruled out re-signing wide receiver Santana Moss, but will likely wait to see how next month’s NFL draft plays out before deciding on the 14-year veteran’s future with the franchise. Moss, who will turn 36 in June, is the fourth-leading wide receiver in Redskins history with..." March 28

  • Washington plans to host Marcus Mariota

    Pro Football Talk "The Jets are sending some key decision-makers to work out Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota. But the team drafting ahead of them may take Mariota before the Jets, at No. 6, get the chance. Washington, which has the fifth overall pick, plans bring Mariota to the team’s headquarters in Ashburn,..." March 28

  • Jay Gruden says Santana Moss could return "The end seemed to be a foregone conclusion at the end of the Washington Redskins' season. Santana Moss, coming off a 10-catch season, would retire. Except that Moss made it clear he'd like to play. And now coach Jay Gruden said there's a chance they might re-sign Moss. "We're keeping a close..." March 27

  • NFL exploring Mexico, Germany and other markets to host games

    SB Nation "The NFL views Mexico, Canada and China as the next markets to focus on as it looks to add more international games to the schedule, according to Albert Breer of the NFL Network. The league could be considering NFL games in those markets, similar to the International Series that already takes place..." March 27

  • With so much tampering, NFL will struggle to police it all

    Pro Football Talk "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell acknowledged the obvious on Wednesday when he said at the league meeting that multiple teams had dealings before the start of free agency that may have violated the letter of the law. “We want to make sure no teams are gaining an advantage as it relates to free..." March 26

  • Jay Gruden: Redskins won't be afraid to 'hit the reset button' on QB "Here's Redskins coach Jay Gruden a month ago at the combine talking about quarterback Robert Griffin III: "We'll going into the season with Robert as the No. 1 guy, obviously. Then it's up to Robert to continue to grow and mature as a quarterback and a person. And moving forward just want to see..." March 26

  • Redskins starting QB job is Griffin's to lose

    CSN Washington "Need to Know: At the NFL owners meetings, Jay Gruden gave some clarity to the Redskins' starting QB situation, at least to the extent that he can in late March. " March 26

  • NFL momentum builds to alter extra point for 2015 season

    USA Today "A rules alteration that would inject more excitement into the near-automatic extra point could be adopted for the 2015 NFL season as early as the league's next meeting this May. There was lively discussion among the 32 teams Wednesday about adding significant drama to the mundane point after..." March 25

  • Report: Culliver's brass knuckles charge reduced

    CSN Bay Area "Washington cornerback Chris Culliver had his felony charge for possession of brass knuckles reduced to a misdemeanor on Tuesday, according to a San Jose Mercury News report. San Jose police arrested Culliver back on March 28 in a hit-and-run collision involving Culliver's white Ford Mustang..." March 25

  • Redskins still pondering key Griffin decision

    CSN Washington "The Redskins are still pondering a key decision involving the future of quarterback Robert Griffin III. General Manager Scot McCloughan told's Tarik El-Bashir today that the team has not yet decided whether or not the team will pick up the fifth-year option on Griffin’s..." March 24

  • Stephen Bowen Now A Jet Per Instagram Post "Former Washington Redskins defensive lineman Stephen Bowen on Tuesday afternoon posted on his Instagram account a photo of him signing a contract with the New York Jets. “As a kid you always dream of playing for the home team. Feels good to be a NY Jet. #GangGreen,” Bowen wrote with the..." March 24

  • NFL may let injury spotters stop play during games

    SB Nation "Besides instant replay reform and finding a better definition of a "catch," the NFL's competition committee is busy this week deciding whether to increase the duties of injury spotters in NFL games. The proposal would allow independent medical trainers to watch for possible concussions and stop..." March 23

  • The NFL Charged Its Players $400 to Participate in Veteran Combine

    Complex "The NFL's first Veteran Combine took place this weekend. A new addition to the offseason calendar, the Combine seemed like a great idea for older players to get in front of scouts and front office types—a way to balance the scales between the incoming rookie class and the veteran class that'll..." March 23

  • NFL considering Brazil to host 2017 Pro Bowl

    Fox Sports "One of the world's biggest soccer hotbeds could soon host a different type of football event. A source told that Brazil is a viable candidate to host the 2017 Pro Bowl. The all-star exhibition game's future destination is one of the subjects that will be broached during the..." March 23

  • The threshold for ‘completing a catch to the ground’ in NFL is changing, and Packers prez tells how

    Toronto Sun "The threshold for what constitutes a catch when a receiver falls to the ground is changing, a member of the league’s competition committee told Sun Media on Sunday. In a conference call last week, the committee announced that the controversial “complete-the-catch-to-the-ground” rule will stay,..." March 23

  • Roger Goodell, Unplugged "The MMQB: What’s the lesson you take from easily your most trying year as commissioner? Goodell: I don’t know if you could put one or two … One of the things we always focus on is, What do we learn and how do we get better? I think in this case there were several factors. One is, Do we have the..." March 23

  • What’s the Redskins’ plan at safety next season?

    Washington Post "Washington went into the offseason figuring on replacing both starting safeties, Ryan Clark, who retired, and Brandon Meriweather, who is a free agent. The big-name free agents, like Devin McCourty and Rahim Moore, didn’t quite fit the budget-conscious rebuilding philosophy the team seems to be..." March 20

  • Biggest position holes to fill for all 32 teams in the NFL Draft "The big wave of free agency has come and gone, and the focus has turned to the draft, but that doesn't mean there still aren't holes to fill, some huge ones, for each of the NFL's 32 teams. You can't solve all the problems in free agency. In fact, it's usually only a few if a team is lucky. For..." March 18

  • 11d
    Charles Robinson @CharlesRobinson

    Also, nobody buying #Redskins taking Mariota at 5. Belief is Skins are trying to stimulate a trade ahead of 5, pushing another player down.

  • Report: The Redskins are Re-Signing QB Colt McCoy

    Hogs Haven "The Redskins were expected to sign a veteran quarterback to be on the roster with Robert Griffin III and Kirk Cousins who are both entering the final year of their rookie contracts. They have apparently found that veteran...for the 2nd year in a row. Colt McCoy was an under the radar signing..." March 17

  • The time Roger Goodell backed out of doing 'Between Two Ferns'

    SB Nation "Alex Richanbach, executive producer of Funny or Die Sports was on a SXSW panel last Saturday called "Now Athletes are Funny: Power of Comedy and Sports." I hadn't noticed it on the schedule until it was about halfway over, but I stopped in just as Richanbach was getting into the meat of a pretty..." March 17

  • Redskins bring back Colt McCoy to compete with RG3, Cousins

    CSN Washington "The Redskins have re-signed quarterback Colt McCoy to return and compete with Robert Griffin III and Kirk Cousins for the starting job, so says Adam Schefter of ESPN. Here is what Schefter tweeted on Tuesday. " March 17

  • Jones-Drew, Locker, Willis, Worilds may signal start of a trend of young NFL players retiring

    Arizona Republic "NFL free agency started this week, so the news cycle was dominated by the redistribution of wealth. It was a job fair at the highest level of sports as players were traded, re-signed, signed and released. That was to be expected. What was surprising is that in a time devoted to procuring..." March 17

  • Who replaces Helu as the Redskins’ No. 2 running back?

    CSN Washington "Here is what you need to know on this Monday, March 16, 45 days before the Washington Redskins go on the clock at the NFL draft. Question of the day A few days a week I’ll give an in-depth answer to a question submitted by a fan on my Twitter feed, via the Real Redskins Facebook page, or in..." March 17

  • Redskins’ DeAngelo Hall celebrates recovery from torn Achilles’ by doing a backflip

    Washington Post "Georgia State men’s basketball coach Ron Hunter, who tore his Achilles’ tendon while celebrating his team’s win in the Sun Belt Conference championship game, has something to aspire to as he begins his recovery. Whether Georgia State’s NCAA tournament run ends in the Panthers’ first game against..." March 17

  • ESPN radio suddenly halts ‘The Man Cave’ and some blame NFL’s Redskins

    Washington Post "Sports columnist Jason Reid said goodbye to his Washington Post colleagues on Wednesday and headed off to his next job: hosting a morning radio program on Washington’s ESPN 980 (WTEM AM). But he never got there. Late last week, station managers told the would-be radio host that his new..." March 17

  • Jeron Johnson signs two-year contract with Redskins "The Redskins are the latest team to pluck talent from the Seahawks' celebrated secondary. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday that safety Jeron Johnson has signed a two-year, $4 million contract with Washington. Johnson comes to the Redskins after four seasons as a reserve safety and..." March 16

  • Dan Snyder’s radio station fires critic of Dan Snyder’s football team

    Washington Post "Multiple people who work in the local radio industry said Sunday morning that “The Man Cave” — a new morning drive program co-hosted by Chris Paul and former Washington Post columnist Jason Reid — will not make its planned debut on ESPN 980 Monday morning. It remained unclear when or if the show..." March 16

  • 12d
    Mike Garafolo @MikeGarafolo

    S Jeron Johnson's deal with the Redskins is $4 million over 2 years. Out of the shadow of Earl Thomas and Kam Chancellor, he gets his shot.

  • Washington gets a huge bargain with Knighton deal

    Pro Football Talk "Terrance Knighton was regarded as one of the top interior defensive tackles in 2015 free agency. He could be one of the top interior defensive tackles in 2016 free agency, too. Until then, Washington has gotten one heck of a bargain. Per a source with knowledge of the contract, Knighton’s..." March 14

  • Culliver gets $16 million fully guaranteed at signing

    Pro Football Talk "At the Scouting Combine, one thing we learned is that cornerback Chris Culliver was in line for a significant payday in free agency. He got one. Per a source with knowledge of the contract, Culliver’s contract with Washington includes $16 million guaranteed at signing. The money comes in the..." March 14

  • 14d
    John Keim @john_keim

    Source says the #Redskins have expressed interest in WR Michael Crabtree, but as of now sounds like #Chargers a stronger possibility.

  • Washington To Sign Chris Culliver

    Pro Football Rumors "Another top free agent has come off the board, according to Ian Rapoport of, who reports (via Twitter) that Washington has agreed to terms on a four-year contract for former 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver. Per Jason La Canfora of (via Twitter), the deal will pay Culliver..." March 13

  • Report: Knighton agrees to one-year deal with Washington

    CSN Bay Area "Former Broncos defensive tackle Terrance “Pot Roast” Knighton has signed with Washington for a one-year contract, a source confirmed to on Thursday night. The deal is for one year, $4 million. " March 13

  • Titans reach a deal with Washington’s Brian Orakpo

    Pro Football Talk "Welp, time to update the Free Agent Hot 100 again. One of the few remaining impact players remaining in free agency has changed teams, with Washington outside linebacker Brian Orakpo agreeing to a deal with the Titans, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. The Titans were working hard to get a..." March 13

  • 16d
    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The #Redskins will continue to beef up their front line. Source says Terrance Knighton is expected to sign with #Redskins. #PotRoast2DC

  • Ryan Clark: Gruden 'showed the world' that RG3 wasn't his guy "Ryan Clark played just one season for the Redskins under the current coaching regime but that was more than enough time to fully experience the dysfunction that has crippled this team for the better part of 15 years. Now an NFL analyst for ESPN, Clark said Thursday what seemed apparent for much of..." March 12

  • Redskins sign Terrance ‘Pot Roast’ Knighton to further upgrade D-line

    Washington Post "The Washington Redskins continued their efforts to upgrade their defensive line, finalizing a contract agreement with former Denver Broncos nose tackle Terrance Knighton, two people with knowledge of the situation confirmed. Knighton agreed to a one-year, $4-million deal. A seventh-year..." March 12

  • Analyst believes the Redskins will draft Marcus Mariota if he is on the board

    CSN Washington "Just when you think that the quarterback situation in Washington is at least temporarily settled, someone comes and lobs a grenade into the situation. That someone was John Clayton of ESPN and he tossed the explosive from the Freddie Coleman show on ESPN Radio. The discussion was about if the..." March 11

  • 18d
    Adam Caplan @caplannfl

    #Raiders agreed to a contract with Roy Helu, source said.

  • 18d
    Brian Costello @BrianCoz

    Jets are showing interest in RB Roy Helu, according to a source. #nyj

  • 18d
    Jeff Dickerson @ESPNChiBears

    DT Stephen Paea confirms that he is signing with #Redskins.

  • Report: NFL angry with leaked contracts ahead of free agency

    The Score "The NFL isn't happy that so many details of the contracts slated to be signed when free agency officially begins Tuesday are being leaked ahead of time. The league sent a letter to all 32 teams stating its displeasure with the release of contract terms, according to Yahoo Sports' Rand Getlin. " March 09

  • Falcons reportedly favorite to land Brian Orakpo

    The Falcoholic "The veteran linebacker may be on his way to Atlanta. Last week, Mike Florio of NBC Sports reported that the Falcons were interested in Brian Orakpo. It appears his information was correct. With free agency slated to (officially) begin Tuesday afternoon, Atlanta has emerged as the front..." March 09

  • 19d
    Jen Lada @JenLada

    Hearing the Redskins are closing in on a 4 year deal with DT Stephen Paea. #NFLFreeAgency

  • 20d
    Josina Anderson @JosinaAnderson

    Source: Teams showing 'serious interest' in impending unrestricted free agent DT Terrance 'Pot Roast' Knighton include OAK, WAS, IND & CHI.

  • Washington shows interest in Marcus Gilchrist

    Pro Football Talk "Early in free agency, Washington checked in on one of the better safeties available in the Class of 2015. Chargers strong safety Marcus Gilchrist has garnered some preliminary interest from Washington, Mike Jones of the Washington Post reported Saturday. Gilchrist, 26, has started 16 games..." March 08

  • 20d
    Mike Garafolo @MikeGarafolo

    One other OL note: Continue to hear Cowboys OT Jermey Parnell will do well. Redskins, Jags and Bucs for him.

  • 21d
    Mike Jones @MikeJonesWaPo

    Redskins inquired on Houston RT Derek Newton, who's also in talks on new deal w Texans. Skins also called on Chargers S Marcus Gilchrist.

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