Category: ‘Defense’

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...

Perry Riley Could Become a Cap Casualty This Offseason for Washington Redskins
February 3rd, 2016 at 4:19 PM
The NFL offseason is unlike any other, and some of the most surprising moves come because of the team's need to clear up cap space. The Washington Redskins will be one of several teams with some difficult decisions to make in regards to players due to their cap hit, and...

Giants Request Permission to Speak with Redskins DB Coach Raheem Morris for Defensive Coordinator Job
January 8th, 2015 at 8:47 AM
Less than 24 hours after the New York Giants showed defensive coordinator Perry Fewell the door as the team's defensive coordinator, the team is wasting no time in their search for their next defensive coordinator and are looking to their NFC East rivals for a possible coaching candidate. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants have...

Reed Doughty Gets Released by the Washington Redskins
June 6th, 2014 at 9:48 AM
Veteran safety Reed Doughty was released by the Washington Redskins on Wednesday. If you read the last article about examining the safety position in Washington, then you would have known that this was going to be the most crowded and competitive spot on the roster. Doughty could not make the...

Examining the Safety Position for the Washington Redskins
June 4th, 2014 at 9:03 PM
Many football analysts were surprised when the Washington Redskins did not take a safety in this year's NFL Draft. After last season's performance, it was one of the biggest needs on defense. However, team president Bruce Allen and head coach Jay Gruden felt like there were other needs to fill...