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  1. Need to Know: What happens after the Redskins tag Cousins?

    Feb 29, 2016, 5:01 AM EDT

    Cousins-passing-vs.-Cowboys-2

    Here is what you need to know on this Sunday, February 29, nine days before the start of NFL free agency. If Cousins gets tagged tomorrow then what? It appears likely, but not certain, that the Redskins will put the franchise tag on Kirk Cousins sometime between this morning and the deadline, which falls at…

  2. Need to Know: Enemy Intel—Can the Cowboys afford to draft Romo’s replacement at No. 4?

    Feb 28, 2016, 7:26 AM EDT

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    Here is what you need to know on this Sunday, February 28, 10 days before the start of NFL free agency. 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…

  3. Need to Know: The Redskins week that was—Free agency talk heating up

    Feb 27, 2016, 5:16 AM EDT

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    Here is what you need to know on this Saturday, February 27, 11 days before the start of NFL free agency. The Redskins week that was A look at some of the most popular stories this week here and on CSNmidatlantic.com. End is near: Bruce Allen says RG3 will get a new opportunity—This was the…

  4. Redskins may have to wait for first-rounder to become a starter

    Feb 26, 2016, 12:00 PM EDT

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    NFL teams used to be able to count on getting an instant starter in the first round of the NFL draft. It still happens but it’s not something that teams can count on year after year. The Redskins are drafting 21st but fans need to temper their expectations of getting a player the team can…

  5. Need to Know: How can the Redskins create more cap room?

    Feb 26, 2016, 5:20 AM EDT

    Andre-Roberts-vs-Patriots

    Here is what you need to know on this Friday, February 26, 12 days before the start of NFL free agency. How much cap space can the Redskins realistically create? If the NFL salary cap is set at its current estimate of $155 million, the Redskins will have about $13.6 million in cap room. If…

  6. Need to Know: Is the door open for Alfred Morris to return to the Redskins?

    Feb 25, 2016, 5:35 AM EDT

    Morris-cutting-vs.-Cowboys-15

    Here is what you need to know on this Thursday, February 25, 13 days before the start of NFL free agency. Is the door open for an Alfred Morris return? —They will be paying close attention to running backs in Indianapolis but the need may not be a great when the draft rolls around as…

  7. Redskins’ Matt Jones’ ball security is an issue that needs to be fixed in 2016

    Feb 24, 2016, 11:00 AM EDT

    Matt Jones vs. NYG

    Plenty will be written over the next six months or so about what the Redskins need to do to take the next step and become true Super Bowl contenders. But the biggest factor in determining if they rise up NFL power rankings or slide back into their losing ways is their ability to take the…

  8. Need to Know: Ragland? Henry? Who is more likely to be a Redskin?

    Feb 24, 2016, 5:24 AM EDT

    Henry-Ragland

    Here is what you need to know on this Wednesday, February 24, the day the NFL Combine gets started in Indianapolis. Betting on the Redskins’ draft picks I’ve been doing a series on players who may be of interest to the Redskins in the 2016 NFL Draft. So far I have five players in the…

  9. Should the Redskins draft a second power running back?

    Feb 23, 2016, 12:40 PM EDT

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    Redskins draft countdown The NFL draft is 65 days away and there is plenty of speculation as to what players Scot McCloughan will select to wear the burgundy and gold. Between now and the draft we’ll look at some of the players who might be of interest to the Redskins and discuss how he might…

  10. Need to Know: Why the Redskins need to release RG3 today

    Feb 23, 2016, 5:00 AM EDT

    RG3-Redskins-sideline

    Here is what you need to know on this Tuesday, February 23, one day before the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. Why the Redskins should release RG3 today The time has come. The Redskins need to release Robert Griffin III from his $16.15 million 2016 option contract and they need to do it today. Perhaps they…

  11. Will the Redskins believe Nkemdiche’s upside is worth the risk?

    Feb 22, 2016, 12:00 PM EDT

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    Redskins draft countdown The NFL draft is 66 days away and there is plenty of speculation as to what players Scot McCloughan will select to wear the burgundy and gold. Between now and the draft we’ll look at some of the players who might be of interest to the Redskins and discuss how they might fit…

  12. 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…

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

    Feb 21, 2016, 5:49 AM EDT

    Sam-Bradford-Eagles

    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…

  14. Need to Know: The Redskins week that was—It’s always about the money

    Feb 20, 2016, 4:59 AM EDT

    Cousins-at-line-vs.-Giants

    Here is what you need to know on this Saturday, February 20, four days before the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. The Redskins week that was: If they say it’s not about the money, it’s about the money Former agent says issue with Redskins and Kirk Cousins isn’t money—It’s one of the oldest sayings in the…

  15. Virginia Tech CB Kendall Fuller could be a playmaker for the Redskins

    Feb 19, 2016, 12:00 PM EDT

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    Redskins draft countdown The NFL draft is 69 days away and there is plenty of speculation as to what players Scot McCloughan will select to wear the burgundy and gold. Between now and the draft we’ll look at some of the players who might be of interest to the Redskins and discuss how he might…

  16. Need to Know: Why RG3 won’t sign with the Cowboys

    Feb 19, 2016, 5:15 AM EDT

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    Here is what you need to know on this Friday, February 19, five days before the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. Why RG3 won’t go to the Cowboys The next team that Robert Griffin III will play for is already set, according to the conventional wisdom of many fans and members of the media. He is…

  17. Is Buckeyes’ WR Thomas the big receiver the Redskins need?

    Feb 18, 2016, 12:00 PM EDT

    Michael-Thomas-catch

    The NFL draft is 70 days away and there is plenty of speculation as to what players Scot McCloughan will select to wear the burgundy and gold. Between now and the draft we’ll look at some of the players who might be of interest to the Redskins and discuss how he might fit in Washington.…

  18. Need to Know: Will Culliver remain on the Redskins’ roster this year?

    Feb 18, 2016, 5:18 AM EDT

    Culliver-vs.-Patriots

    Here is what you need to know on this Thursday, February 18, 6 days before the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. Should Culliver return? @Rich_TandlerCSN Coming off a serious knee injury, what are your thoughts on Culliver being released? — Jason Dixon (@middle18) February 16, 2016 Let’s take a quick look back at the Culliver story…

  19. Are Cousins and the Redskins waiting for Osweiler to sign before getting serious?

    Feb 17, 2016, 1:39 PM EDT

    Brock-Osweiler

    One of the reasons that the Redskins and Kirk Cousins’ camp are may be having difficulty in their contract talks is that nobody really knows what a long-term contract for Cousins should look like. Executing contracts for free agent football players is in some ways like buying a house. To price the house, the real…

  20. Need to Know: Will McCloughan boost the Redskins’ offense through free agency?

    Feb 17, 2016, 5:08 AM EDT

    Cousins-sacked-vs-Giants

    Here is what you need to know on this Wednesday, February 17, 7 days before the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. Will McCloughan boost the offense through free agency? @Rich_TandlerCSN Great article. Now the other side: So what will the Redskins do in Free Agency with the offense ? OL, WR, RB ? — ES RWJ…

  21. Is Alabama ILB Reggie Ragland the defensive force the Redskins need?

    Feb 16, 2016, 12:31 PM EDT

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    Redskins draft countdown The NFL draft is 72 days away and there is plenty of speculation as to what players Scot McCloughan will select to wear the burgundy and gold. Between now and the draft we’ll look at some of the players who might be of interest to the Redskins and discuss how he might…

  22. 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…

  23. Need to Know: Is Forte a fit for the Redskins?

    Feb 15, 2016, 5:02 AM EDT

    Matt-Forte-Bears

    Here is what you need to know on this Monday, February 15, 9 days before the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. QOD: Is Forte a fit for the Redskins? Normally I limit questions to one tweet or Facebook post but Justin here had a couple of related tweets that brought out some related issues that I’ve…

  24. Need to Know: Will Cousins sign with the Redskins by the deadline?

    Feb 14, 2016, 6:49 AM EDT

    Cousins-TD-vs-Bears

    Here is what you need to know on this Sunday, February 14, 10 days before the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. What will Cousins’ deal look like? March 1, the last day for teams to give players the franchise tag, is about two and a half weeks away. That is the initial deadline for the Redskins…

  25. Need to Know: The Redskins week that was—rebuilding the defense

    Feb 13, 2016, 5:34 AM EDT

    Redskins-defense-vs-Bills

    Here is what you need to know on this Saturday, February 13, 11 days before the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. The Redskins week that was A look at five of the most popular posts of the week here at Real Redskins and at CSNmidatlantic.com: Why haven’t the Redskins released RG3? —Some have complained that this…

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