The Insider: Redskins roster moves


Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 01/08/2013

Redskins sign six players to futures contracts [updated]

Washington controls their rights through the offseason, and the players will be able to take part in OTAs.

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Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 12/19/2012

Redskins add LB Vic So'oto to roster, G Pat Boyle to practice squad

Linebacker Lorenzo Alexander suffered a stinger in last week's game against Cleveland

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Posted at 06:47 PM ET, 12/05/2012

Redskins promote rookie T Tom Compton to 53-man roster

Rookie says his skills are greatly improved

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Posted at 04:31 PM ET, 11/29/2012

Redskins feel very fortunate' to bring Bryan Kehl back

Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan and defensive coordinator Jim Haslett counted themselves as fortunate to have landed inside linebacker Bryan Kehl.

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Posted at 05:57 PM ET, 11/28/2012

Redskins claim LB Bryan Kehl off waivers

Former Redskin was released by Kansas City Tuesday.

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Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 11/26/2012

Redskins place Keenan Robinson on IR, sign LB Roddrick Muckelroy

Linebacker had been spelling veteran London Fletcher

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Posted at 12:47 PM ET, 10/23/2012

Redskins bring back RB Keiland Williams, cut Ryan Grant

Williams could challenge Evan Royster for third-down duties.

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Posted at 02:24 PM ET, 10/09/2012

Redskins sign kicker Kai Forbath [updated]

Former UCLA kicker has never attempted a field goal in the NFL.

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Posted at 02:24 PM ET, 10/09/2012

Redskins sign kicker Kai Forbath [updated]

Former UCLA kicker has never attempted a field goal in the NFL.

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Posted at 05:33 PM ET, 09/25/2012

Redskins sign CB David Jones, release injured Crezdon Butler

Lineman Chigbo Anunoby is added to the practice squad.

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Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 09/14/2012

Mike Shanahan: Bruce Allen and Chris Cooley spoke Thursday

Washington Redskins general manager Bruce Allen spoke to former tight end Chris Cooley on Thursday, coach Mike Shanahan said Friday.

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Posted at 05:10 PM ET, 09/10/2012

Safety Jordan Bernstine lost for season; Redskins add free agent Jordan Pugh

Rookie seventh-round draft pick tore three ligaments in his right knee.

By Mike Jones  |  05:10 PM ET, 09/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 09/04/2012

Aldrick Robinson isn’t satisfied despite making Redskins’ 53-man roster

Although he has made the roster, wide receiver Aldrick Robinson says “I can’t just stop here. I’ve got to make plays for this team."

By Mike Jones  |  09:25 AM ET, 09/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:08 PM ET, 09/03/2012

Crezdon Butler set to play catch-up with Redskins

Cornerback, once again healthy, has played in similar defensive schemes.

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Posted at 10:13 PM ET, 08/31/2012

Dezmon Briscoe makes Redskins’ roster as team announces cut to 52 players

Wide receiver Dezmon Briscoe is still on the roster as the Redskins announce their cuts down to 52 players, one below the league-required reduction to 53.

By Mark Maske  |  10:13 PM ET, 08/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:44 PM ET, 08/31/2012

Redskins release WR Anthony Armstrong

After failing in attempts to trade him to the Miami Dolphins, the Redskins cut 2010's second leading wideout.

By Mike Jones  |  08:44 PM ET, 08/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:13 PM ET, 08/31/2012

Redskins discussing trade involving WR Anthony Armstrong, RB Steve Slaton

The Redskins and Dolphins are discussing a trade that would send wide receiver Anthony Armstrong to Miami for running back Steve Slaton.

By Mike Jones  |  01:13 PM ET, 08/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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