Category: ‘Defense’

Washington Redskins Taking Things Slow with Kendall Fuller Following Microfracture Surgery
May 24th, 2016 at 11:48 AM
***PHOTO1*** It was all hands on deck for the Washington Redskins at rookie mini-camp last week with the exception of cornerback Kendall Fuller, who remained sidelined as he overcomes microfracture surgery. The Washington Redskins plan to take a very cautious approach to cornerback Kendall Fuller, the team's third-round pick, for the foreseeable...

Washington Redskins Re-Sign Free Agent CB Will Blackmon to a Two-Year Deal
March 14th, 2016 at 3:42 PM
The Washington Redskins have signed veteran cornerback Will Blackmon to a two-year contract. Blackmon, a ten-year NFL vet who won a Super Bowl ring with the New York Giants back in 2011. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Blackmon was a fourth round pick out BC back in 2006 by the Green Bay Packers, where he played...

Washington Redskins not Expected to Move OLB Trent Murphy to Defensive End
February 22nd, 2016 at 8:41 AM
The Washington Redskins are reportedly not entertaining switching outside linebacker Trent Murphy to defensive end to bolster their sagging pass rush. The third-year player out of Stanford does have some pass rushing skills, racking up six sacks in his two seasons with the Redskins, but the possibility looms that Murphy...

Free Agent DT Terrance Knighton not a Lock to Return to the Washington Redskins
February 16th, 2016 at 1:46 PM
The Washington Redskins are not expected to re-sign defensive tackle Terrance Knighton, who is eligible for free agency in March. Knighton, who will 30 by the start of the season, signed a one-year, $4 million deal with the Redskins last year after two seasons in Denver and four in Jacksonville...

Safety Dashon Goldson Could Be a Salary Cap Casualty on the Washington Redskins Defense
February 7th, 2016 at 9:30 AM
The Washington Redskins are seeking to cut some salary this offseason and need to have some overpaid veterans take pay cuts. SS Dashon Goldson, who signed a five-year, $41.25 million deal back in 2013 with Tampa Bay, was traded to the Redskins in 2015 and is now a prime candidate...