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Rich Tandler

  1. Need to Know: Situation could change quickly in Redskins-Cousins contract talks

    Jul 10, 2016, 6:28 AM EDT

    Cousins-at-line-vs.-Giants

    Here is what you need to know on this Sunday, July 10, 18 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 182 days ago. It will be 64 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline 5; Preseason opener…

  2. Need to Know: The Redskins week that was—Jones, Norman, defensive improvement

    Jul 9, 2016, 5:49 AM EDT

    Matt-Jones-camp

    Here is what you need to know on this Saturday, July 9, 19 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 181 days ago. It will be 65 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline 6; Preseason opener…

  3. Enemy intel: Cowboys’ Jones ignores players’ baggage

    Jul 8, 2016, 12:56 PM EDT

    Jerry-Jones-USAT

    A look around what’s going on around the NFC East. With DE’s DeMarcus Lawrence and Randy Gregory and LB Rolando McClain all suspended for the start of the season, Chris Burke of Sports Illustrated thinks that the Cowboys’ defensive MVP might be coordinator Rod Marinelli. But not to be overlooked in that division-winning effort—and it…

  4. Need to Know: Redskins taking big risks either way with Cousins contract

    Jul 8, 2016, 5:13 AM EDT

    Cousins-TD-vs-Bears

    Here is what you need to know on this Friday, July 8, 20 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 180 days ago. It will be 66 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline 7; Preseason opener…

  5. Poll: What will it take to win the NFC East

    Jul 7, 2016, 9:08 AM EDT

    Crowder-vs-Cowboys

    Working off of this morning’s Need to Know post, vote on how many wins you think it will take to win the NFC East. Feel free to explain your vote in the comments. How many wins to take the NFC East in 2016? Read: https://t.co/erGXaUmE33 Vote: — Rich Tandler (@Rich_TandlerCSN) July 7, 2016

  6. Need to Know: How many wins to take the NFC East?

    Jul 7, 2016, 5:16 AM EDT

    Hall TD vs Eagles

    Here is what you need to know on this Thursday, July 7, 21 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 179 days ago. It will be 67 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline 8; Preseason opener…

  7. Need to Know: Redskins by the numbers—Fixing third-quarter woes

    Jul 6, 2016, 5:03 AM EDT

    Jordan-Reed-fumble-vs-Panthers

    Here is what you need to know on this Wednesday, July 6, 22 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 178 days ago. It will be 68 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline 9; Preseason opener…

  8. Need to Know: Redskins’ Norman should live up to expectations this year

    Jul 5, 2016, 5:03 AM EDT

    Norman-minicamp-2-USAT

    Here is what you need to know on this Tuesday, July 5, 23 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 177 days ago. It will be 69 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline 10; Preseason opener…

  9. Need to Know: Under the radar Redskins storylines

    Jul 4, 2016, 5:56 AM EDT

    Redskins-helmets-1

    Here is what you need to know on this Monday, July 4, 24 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Happy Independence Day! Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 176 days ago. It will be 70 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline…

  10. Need to Know: How much will the Redskins defense improve?

    Jul 3, 2016, 6:20 AM EDT

    Redskins-defense-tackling-USAT

    Here is what you need to know on this Sunday, July 3, 25 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 175 days ago. It will be 71 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline 12; Preseason opener…

  11. Need to Know: The Redskins week that was—Questions about D-line linger

    Jul 2, 2016, 4:59 AM EDT

    D-line-vs-Patriots

    Here is what you need to know on this Saturday, July 2, 26 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 174 days ago. It will be 72 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline 13; Preseason opener…

  12. Need to Know: Luck’s extension was no surprise to Redskins, Cousins

    Jul 1, 2016, 5:13 AM EDT

    Luck passing vs Redskins 2

    Here is what you need to know on this Friday, July 1, 27 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 173 days ago. It will be 73 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline 14; Preseason opener…

  13. A $20 million yearly average is now the floor for a Cousins deal

    Jun 30, 2016, 9:04 AM EDT

    Cousins-passing-vs.-Cowboys-2

    The floor keeps getting higher for Kirk Cousins. In March, when Brock Osweiler jumped from the Broncos to the Texans for a contract that averages $18 million per year, that was generally accepted to be a floor for a Kirk Cousins deal. Osweiler had just seven NFL starts under his belt and his play was…

  14. Need to Know: Are the Cowboys the Redskins’ biggest threat in the NFC East?

    Jun 30, 2016, 5:37 AM EDT

    Redskins-Cowboys-lines

    Here is what you need to know on this Thursday, June 30, 28 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 172 days ago. It will be 74 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline 15; Preseason opener…

  15. Need to Know: Three Redskins up, three down from a year ago

    Jun 29, 2016, 5:58 AM EDT

    Quinton-Dunbar-vs-Cowboys-USAT

    Here is what you need to know on this Wednesday, June 29, 29 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 171 days ago. It will be 75 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline 16; Preseason opener…

  16. Need to Know: Ranking the Redskins’ rookies—Who will have the most impact in 2016?

    Jun 28, 2016, 5:36 AM EDT

    Doctson-rookie-camp-AP

    Here is what you need to know on this Tuesday, June 28, 30 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 170 days ago. It will be 76 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline 17; Preseason opener…

  17. Red zone and third down improvement will be hard to come by for Redskins’ offense

    Jun 27, 2016, 9:23 AM EDT

    Matt-Jones-TD-vs-Rams-USAT

    The Redskins did a good job of improving in some key areas last year. In 2014 they were woeful when it came to converting third downs with a rate of 31.5 percent, 30th in the NFL. Last year they converted 43.5 percent of third downs, fifth in the league. And after getting TDs on 47.9…

  18. Need to Know: The top five defenses the Redskins will face in 2016

    Jun 27, 2016, 4:41 AM EDT

    Reed-vs-Panthers

    Here is what you need to know on this Monday, June 27, 31 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 169 days ago. It will be 77 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline 18; Preseason opener…

  19. Need to Know: Do the Redskins need to lock up Cousins before Luck signs?

    Jun 26, 2016, 5:44 AM EDT

    Cousins-Luck

    Here is what you need to know on this Sunday, June 26, 32 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 168 days ago. It will be 78 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline 19; Preseason opener…

  20. Need to Know: The Redskins week that was—Cousins on the rise

    Jun 25, 2016, 6:10 AM EDT

    Cousins-at-line-vs.-Giants

    Here is what you need to know on this Saturday, June 25, 33 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 167 days ago. It will be 79 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline 20; Preseason opener…

  21. Need to Know: The top five receivers the Redskins will face in 2016

    Jun 24, 2016, 5:28 AM EDT

    Antonio-Brown-vs-Bengals-USAT

    Here is what you need to know on this Friday, June 24, 34 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 166 days ago. It will be 80 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Franchise tag contract deadline 21; Preseason opener…

  22. Need to Know: RB Arian Foster says he’s ready to go—should the Redskins call?

    Jun 23, 2016, 4:43 AM EDT

    Arian-Foster-USAT

    Here is what you need to know on this Thursday, June 23, 35 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 165 days ago. It will be 81 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Redskins training camp starts 35; Preseason opener…

  23. Balanced salary structure helps Redskins stay under the cap

    Jun 22, 2016, 9:25 AM EDT

    McCloughan-sideline

    Since the offseason started the Redskins have been quite busy spending money. They put the franchise tag on Kirk Cousins, signed free agent cornerback Josh Norman, gave Jordan Reed a contract extension, and decided to retain wide receivers Pierre Garçon (cap number $10.2 million) and DeSean Jackson ($9.25 million). And they did it without busting…

  24. Need to Know: The top five running backs the Redskins will face in 2016

    Jun 22, 2016, 5:20 AM EDT

    Peterson-vs-Redskins

    Here is what you need to know on this Wednesday, June 22, 36 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp in Richmond. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 164 days ago. It will be 82 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: Redskins training camp starts 36; Preseason opener…

  25. Redskins post-minicamp 53-man roster projection, defense

    Jun 21, 2016, 8:43 AM EDT

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    The Redskins currently have 89 players on their roster. Between now and September 3 they will cut that down to 53 players. Here are my projections of who will end up on the roster on defense when the dust settles and that roster is turned in. Yesterday I did the offensive projection. Starters in bold. Defense (25)…

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