Hall won’t backpedal on self-worth

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Embarking on his 11th training camp, Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall still believes he is one of the game’s best at his position — even if others would disagree.

Paul on Reed: ‘That’s a Pro Bowl tight end right there’

Paul on Reed: ‘That’s a Pro Bowl tight end right there’

Teammate impressed with fellow tight end’s offseason dedication.

At 34, Redskins safety Ryan Clark hopes to bolster Redskins defense while repaying fans and honoring a friend

At 34, Redskins safety Ryan Clark hopes to bolster Redskins defense while repaying fans and honoring a friend

In his second stint with Redskins, veteran safety Ryan Clark will be counted on for tackling ability, leadership and signal-calling

Hankerson not yet at 100 percent

Hankerson not yet at 100 percent

Wide receiver Leonard Hankerson has received clearance to run, but he is not yet ready to return from knee surgery.

Hatcher waiting patiently for return

Hatcher waiting patiently for return

Defensive end Jason Hatcher said he remains unsure when the team will activate him from the physically unable to perform list and clear him for practice. Hatcher called patience the key to a full and effective recovery.

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Will Jordan Reed break out this season?

Will Jordan Reed break out this season?

The Redskins tight end is benefiting from a special bond formed last year with his coach, Sean McVay.

Orakpo refuses to dwell on lack of long-term contract

Orakpo refuses to dwell on lack of long-term contract

Linebacker Brian Orakpo would’ve preferred for the Redskins to have signed him to a long-term deal rather than play this season out on the one-year franchise player tag.

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Redskins Training Camp

Redskins Training Camp<br>

Day 2: Blue skies greet team in Richmond, Va.

‘First Take’ host Stephen A. Smith takes on ESPN’s Michelle Beadle over domestic abuse statements on Twitter

‘First Take’ host Stephen A. Smith takes on ESPN’s Michelle Beadle over domestic abuse statements on Twitter

In aftermath of Baltimore Ravens’ RB Ray Rice’s two-game suspension over domestic abuse, tempers run hot.

Hall won’t backpedal on self-worth

Hall won’t backpedal on self-worth

Embarking on his 11th training camp, Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall still believes he is one of the game’s best at his position — even if others would disagree.

Observations from Day 2

Observations from Day 2

With the camp-opening kinks worked out on Thursday, the Redskins had an improved practice Friday and expressed encouragement over the progress made.

Theismann says Griffin is moving better

Theismann says Griffin is moving better

Former Redskins quarterback ‘cautiously optimistic’ about Redskins season, given Griffin’s ease of movement, new special teams coach and veteran defense.

Jackson, RGIII find a connection on Day 2

Jackson, RGIII find a connection on Day 2

The Redskins face challenge in distributing the ball adequately among their playmakers.

Mike Shanahan would like to coach again, but ‘it would have to be with the right ownership’

Mike Shanahan would like to coach again, but ‘it would have to be with the right ownership’

Former Redskins coach declines to comment on Robert Griffin III in interview with USA TODAY Sports.

Josh McCown will succeed in Tampa Bay

Josh McCown will succeed in Tampa Bay

Despite changing teams, McCown’s production should transfer to his new club.

Why Brian Orakpo has already done enough to earn an ‘elite’ contract

Why Brian Orakpo has already done enough to earn an ‘elite’ contract

Those waiting for Orakpo to become an elite linebacker have missed what’s right under their noses, the Redskins star is already performing as one of the best linebackers in the league.

At Redskins training camp, the thrill is gone

At Redskins training camp, the thrill is gone

The crowd was thinner than last year’s, their screaming drowned out by the steady rain. Long throws slipped through receivers’ hands. Quarterbacks danced gingerly on soggy turf. This round went to the weather.

Roberts more confident in his role

Roberts more confident in his role

The introduction to the offense that Roberts received during the offseason — when he, Garcon and Jackson shared the field and lined up in a number of different positions — helped set his mind at ease.

People dressed like superheroes at Redskins camp

People dressed like superheroes at Redskins camp

A lot of stuff goes on at Redskins training camp.

James Brown on Redskins name change: ‘Do the right thing’

James Brown on Redskins name change: ‘Do the right thing’

D.C. native and broadcaster was asked about the controversy during a CBS News symposium on civil rights.

Gruden: RGIII, Jackson just need time

Gruden: RGIII, Jackson just need time

But both players and their head coach believe it’s only a matter of time before the two develop the chemistry required to produce great results.

Redskins fans are high (on the Redskins)

Redskins fans are high (on the Redskins)

Step outside and inhale (the scent of July optimism)

Why Skip Bayless (sorry) thinks the Redskins (sorry) will win the NFC East (sorry)

Why Skip Bayless (sorry) thinks the Redskins (sorry) will win the NFC East (sorry)

And why RGIII will be the division’s best quarterback, too.

Marshawn Lynch is expected to hold out from Seahawks training camp

Marshawn Lynch is expected to hold out from Seahawks training camp

The running back known as ‘Beast Mode’ is unhappy with his contract.

News quiz: FAA bans flights, virus spreads, Snoop Dogg has an adventure

News quiz: FAA bans flights, virus spreads, Snoop Dogg has an adventure

How closely have you been paying attention to the news in the past week? Test your knowledge with Express’ current events quiz.

Griffin, coaches on same page

Griffin, coaches on same page

Healthy and happy, third-year quarterback Robert Griffin III ready for fresh start with Redskins.

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For RGIII, there are no more excuses

For RGIII, there are no more excuses

The Redskins quarterback won his battle against the Shanahans, and now must prove they were wrong.

Gruden: Rookies did ‘okay’

Gruden: Rookies did ‘okay’

Coach Jay Gruden gave a lukewarm response when asked for his assessment of how his rookie class fared on their first practice of training camp.

The line to buy Minnesota Vikings single-game tickets looks pretty depressing

The line to buy Minnesota Vikings single-game tickets looks pretty depressing

That’s because you could count the number of people who showed up early on your fingers and toes.

Impending storms force Redskins indoors

Impending storms force Redskins indoors

Gruden still felt relatively satisfied with his team’s first day of camp, despite having to move the afternoon walk-through indoors.

Morris: Run game will remain important

Morris: Run game will remain important

Pro Bowl running back Alfred Morris can’t predict exactly how things will play out under new coach/play-caller Jay Gruden.

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