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  1. Need to Know: Norman deal will force tough choices for Redskins in 2017

    Apr 24, 2016, 4:47 AM EDT

    Pierre-Garcon-and-DeSean-Jackson

    Here is what you need to know on this Sunday, April 24, four days before the NFL Draft. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 105 days ago. It will be 141 days until they host the Steelers in their 2016 season opener. —Days until: 2016 NFL draft 4; Rookie minicamp 19; Redskins training camp…

  2. Need to Know: Will McCloughan look to deal the Redskins’ top pick?

    Mar 22, 2016, 5:01 AM EDT

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    Here is what you need to know on this Tuesday, March 22, 37 days before the NFL Draft. I’m changing around the Need to Know format a bit. There may be some more tweaks in the coming days and weeks; your comments are welcome. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 72 days ago. It…

  3. Need to Know: Redskins seem confident in Matt Jones as the No. 1 back

    Mar 21, 2016, 5:53 AM EDT

    Matt-Jones-vs.-Cowboys

    Here is what you need to know on this Monday, March 21, 38 days before the NFL Draft. Offseason thoughts: Redskins seem confident in Matt Jones as the No. 1 back —There seems to be a lot of confidence in Matt Jones to be the replacement for Morris as the “lead dog” running back. Scot…

  4. Are the Redskins saving their cap dollars for 2017?

    Mar 20, 2016, 10:12 AM EDT

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    Most expected the Redskins to remain relatively inactive during free agency this year. During the Senior Bowl practices Scot McCloughan said that the Redskins wouldn’t be “big players” in free agency. If he reversed course and had a big signing or two he would not have been the first GM to render earlier statements inoperative.…

  5. Need to Know: Do the Redskins have any players they could trade?

    Mar 15, 2016, 5:17 AM EDT

    Perry-Riley-INT-vs.-Saints

    Here is what you need to know on this Tuesday, March 15, 44 days before the NFL Draft. Do the Redskins have any trade bait? Scot McCloughan is always on the hunt for additional draft picks. Do the Redskins have any players that other teams might be willing to give up picks for? Let’s take…

  6. Need to Know: Should the Redskins give Pierre Garçon an extension?

    Mar 7, 2016, 5:11 AM EDT

    Garcon-winning-TD-vs-Eagles

    Here is what you need to know on this Monday, March 7, two days before the start of NFL free agency. Five thoughts on the Redskins as free agency gets underway —There is some buzz about a possible contract extension for Pierre Garçon. He has a cap figure of just over $10 million. A simple…

  7. Need to Know: Who are the top 2017 Redskins free agents?

    Feb 22, 2016, 5:12 AM EDT

    Jordan-Reed-vs.-Cowboys-2

    Here is what you need to know on this Monday, February 22, two days before the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. Top five 2017 free agents As the Redskins prepare to put the current draft class under the microscope at the NFL Combine and continue to make preparations for free agency it helps to be reminded…

  8. Need to Know: Enemy Intel—Eagles, Giants may go shopping at key positions

    Feb 21, 2016, 5:49 AM EDT

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    Here is what you need to know on this Sunday, February 21, three days before the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. Enemy intel: A spin around the NFC East and more On Sundays we’re going to take a look around at what is going on the NFC East including an angle on the Redskins plus what’s…

  9. Need to Know: Can the Redskins hold on to improvements in red zone and on third down?

    Feb 16, 2016, 5:12 AM EDT

    Garcon-stiffarm-vs-Eagles

    Here is what you need to know on this Tuesday, February 16, 8 days before the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. Three and out: Consolidating gains 1- I don’t want to jumble your head with numbers in the morning but I do want to take a quick look at two major improvements the Redskins made last…

  10. Need to Know: For Redskins and Cousins no news is good news

    Feb 12, 2016, 5:12 AM EDT

    Cousins-passing-vs.-Cowboys-2

    Here is what you need to know on this Friday, February 12, 12 days before the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. Five Friday morning musings on the Redskins —We haven’t heard much about the Kirk Cousins contract negotiations and that’s good news. It’s usually when things aren’t going well that one side or the other leaks…

  11. Need to Know: The five highest paid Redskins in 2016

    Jan 16, 2016, 5:39 AM EDT

    Trent-Williams-vs-Rams

    Here is what you need to know on this Saturday, January 16, 54 days before the start of NFL free agency. The five highest-paid Redskins in 2016 Ranked by their 2016 salary cap numbers: QB Robert Griffin III, $16,155,000—Griffin is unlikely to see any of this money. It is not guaranteed assuming that he has…

  12. Need to Know: Five Redskins who must improve in second half of the season

    Nov 12, 2015, 5:07 AM EDT

    Scherff-vs-Eagles

    Here is what you need to know on this Thursday, November 12, three days before the Washington Redskins host the New Orleans Saints. Five Redskins who need to improve in the second half of the season There are many Redskins who need to play better in the second half of season. Here are five who…

  13. Need to Know: Five final thoughts on Redskins vs. Bucs—Steady Garçon a key

    Oct 25, 2015, 6:53 AM EDT

    Garcon-TD-vs-Jets

    Here is what you need to know on this Sunday, October 25, the day the Washington Redskins host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Five final thoughts on Redskins vs. Bucs —Pierre Garçon has been a steadying presence in an offense that has been missing key players all season long. He has been targeted fewer than eight times…

  14. With Jackson out, Redskins will need to rely on Garçon

    Sep 19, 2015, 12:00 PM EDT

    Garcon-vs-Dolphins

    One of the questions floating around Redskins Park this week is how the Redskins are going to move the ball with DeSean Jackson sidelined with a hamstring injury. Who will replace Jackson? How will they get any offense going without a receiver who can stretch the field? The short answers are that nobody can take…

  15. Redskins Practice report, Day 19: Williams and Amerson return

    Aug 16, 2015, 7:30 PM EDT

    Trent-Williams-vs-Rams

    RICHMOND—The Redskins got together for their final day of practice in front of the fans here (there will be a closed practice tomorrow). Here are my observations. —OT Trent Williams was back to a full workload. So was CB David Amerson, who participated in individual drills on Saturday. Still out for the Redskins were TE…

  16. Redskins practice report Day 13: Good day for RG3, with an asterisk

    Aug 11, 2015, 6:08 PM EDT

    RG3-passing-minicamp

    RICHMOND—It was hot and sticky as the Redskins made their final preparations for their preseason opener in Cleveland in two days. Here are my observations from practice and some quotes from around the Bon Secours training center: —The players were not in pads, although some wore shells. This is typical for a regular season Friday…

  17. Need to Know: Redskins want to get Garçon more involved in offense

    Aug 8, 2015, 5:21 AM EDT

    Garcon-vs-Rams

    Here is what you need to know on this Saturday, August 8, five days before Washington Redskins open their preseason against the Browns in Cleveland. If you need to catch up on what’s happening in Richmond, scroll to the bottom for a list of our posts from the last 24 hours.  Getting Garçon more involved…

  18. Need to Know: Redskins’ Garçon stays late, shows leadership

    Aug 1, 2015, 6:04 AM EDT

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    Here is what you need to know on this Saturday, August 1, 12 days before Washington Redskins open their preseason against the Browns. Garçon demonstrates Leadership RICHMOND—On Thursday, I was observing some of the Redskins receivers as they practiced making catches from the automatic ball thrower called the JUGS machine. The receivers line up about…

  19. Need to Know: What are are the Redskins’ strongest units?

    Jul 16, 2015, 5:13 AM EDT

    Pierre-Garcon-and-DeSean-Jackson

    Here is what you need to know on this Thursday, July 16, 14 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp. 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 the…

  20. Need to Know: Is Tevin Mitchel a lock for the Redskins’ 53?

    Jun 19, 2015, 5:33 AM EDT

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    Here is what you need to know on this Friday, June 19, 41 days before the Washington Redskins start training camp. State of the Redskins Here are a few more thoughts on the state of the Redskins as they head into their summer break (here’s what I had yesterday): —It may be premature to call…

  21. Redskins Tuesday minicamp report, offense: Griffin sharp

    Jun 16, 2015, 6:29 PM EDT

    RG3 minicamp 06.16

    Earlier I took a look at what the Redskins did during their Tuesday minicamp on defense and special teams earlier today. Now, here’s a look at the offense. —They have mixed up a lot of linemen on the second and third teams so don’t read too much into this but in the early going the…

  22. Need to Know: Rapid fire—Who will the top three Redskins cornerbacks be in 2015?

    Jun 15, 2015, 5:01 AM EDT

    Breeland-INT-vs-Eagles

    Here is what you need to know on this Monday, June 15, one day before the Washington Redskins start minicamp. 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 the comments…

  23. Need to Know: Which Redskins will surprise in 2015?

    May 11, 2015, 5:19 AM EDT

    Hatcher-vs-Texans

    Here is what you need to know on this Monday, May 11, 80 days before the Washington Redskins open training camp in Richmond, VA. 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,…

  24. Redskins pre-draft depth chart, offense

    Apr 29, 2015, 3:16 PM EDT

    Redskins offense huddle Texans

    Just before free agency started we took a look at the depth chart as it stood then. There have been a few changes and draft talk and rumors bring up the possibility of more shifting. Here’s a look at the offensive side as it stands now. Starters in bold QB: Robert Griffin III, Kirk Cousins,…

  25. Need to Know: Will any Redskins players be traded before the draft?

    Apr 5, 2015, 6:08 AM EDT

    Cousins-passing-vs-Eagles

    Here is what you need to know on this Sunday, April 5, 25 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…

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