The Insider: Front office


Posted at 05:30 PM ET, 02/10/2014

Doug Williams’s role includes college and pro talent evaluation

Newly hired Redskins personnel executive Doug Williams is excited about his role and return to the team for which he won Super Bowl MVP honors 25 seasons ago.

By Mike Jones  |  05:30 PM ET, 02/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doug Williams, Front office

Posted at 09:38 AM ET, 02/10/2014

Doug Williams joins Redskins front office [updated]

Redskins hire Doug Williams, who won Super Bowl XXII with the franchise, to a front-office position.

By Mark Maske  |  09:38 AM ET, 02/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doug Williams, Front office, Morocco Brown, Scott Campbell

Posted at 11:56 PM ET, 02/04/2014

Negotiations between Doug Williams, Redskins still said to be going well

‘I still think it’s a go,’ one source says of possibility of the former quarterback joining the team’s front office, but there’s been no resolution yet.

By Mark Maske  |  11:56 PM ET, 02/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doug Williams, Redskins front office

Posted at 05:56 PM ET, 01/27/2014

Talks ongoing between Doug Williams, Redskins about front office job

Source says “nothing definite” at this point but both sides remain “receptive” and are trying to work out the details for a front office job for Doug Williams.

By Mark Maske  |  05:56 PM ET, 01/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bruce Allen, Doug Williams, Front office

Posted at 07:11 PM ET, 01/22/2014

Doug Williams might rejoin Redskins in front office job

A source says ‘there’s a very good chance of that,’ but Williams and Redskins General Manager Bruce Allen do not respond to requests for comment. The timing of such a potential move is unclear.

By Mark Maske  |  07:11 PM ET, 01/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Front office, Quarterbacks

Posted at 10:18 AM ET, 01/22/2014

Redskins’ Morocco Brown passed over for Buccaneers’ GM job

Tampa instead hires Jason Licht, Arizona’s vice president of player personnel.

By Mark Maske  |  10:18 AM ET, 01/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Front office, Morocco Brown

Posted at 02:26 PM ET, 12/31/2013

Redskins to interview Carolina’s Sean McDermott

Redskins officials are expected to interview Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator Sean McDermott in Charlotte for their head coaching vacancy this weekend.

By Mike Jones and Mark Maske  |  02:26 PM ET, 12/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Carolina Panthers, coaches, coaching search 2014, Doug Williams, Front office, Sean McDermott

Posted at 01:12 PM ET, 12/31/2013

Redskins mailbag: Front-office structure and the future head coach

Well, the 2013 campaign is finally in the books, Mike Shanahan is out, and Bruce Allen is on the case, looking to put this franchise on the winning track, once again.

By Mike Jones  |  01:12 PM ET, 12/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bruce Allen, coaches, Daniel Snyder, Front office, Mailbag, Mike Shanahan, Morocco Brown, Scott Campbell

Posted at 04:40 PM ET, 12/30/2013

Bruce Allen says final say over Redskins’ player moves now belongs to him

That power formerly belonged to Mike Shanahan, who was fired Monday as the team’s coach.

By Mark Maske  |  04:40 PM ET, 12/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bruce Allen, coaches, Daniel Snyder, Front office, Mike Shanahan, Morocco Brown, Scott Campbell

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 12/24/2013

Redskins mailbag: Shanahan’s future, Cousins’s potential and more

In today’s mail bag, we tackle questions on Mike Shanahan’s future, Kirk Cousins’ potential, and how things could shake out in the front office.

By Mike Jones  |  01:01 PM ET, 12/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Front office, Jim Haslett, Kirk Cousins, Mailbag, Week 17

Posted at 02:38 PM ET, 11/04/2013

Doug Williams not ruling out future front office job with Redskins

Former quarterback spoke to the team two years ago about reuniting with General Manager Bruce Allen, for whom Williams once worked in Tampa.

By Mark Maske  |  02:38 PM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Front office, history, Week 10

Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 03/06/2013

Redskins officially announce addition of A.J. Smith to front office

Former Chargers GM to serve as senior executive.

By Mark Maske  |  01:53 PM ET, 03/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins front office

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 02/26/2013

Redskins hire former Chargers GM A.J. Smith as adviser

Ex-Chargers GM A.J. Smith comes to Washington after being fired by San Diego this past season.

By Mike Jones  |  09:36 AM ET, 02/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.J. Smith, Front office