An in-depth look at three players who could help Washington's secondary improve.
The Washington Redskins have many key pieces in place on offense. But a number of deficiencies exist as well.
Both sides remain interested in reaching an agreement, but inside linebacker most likely will at least test the open market.
Many holes remain on a unit that ranked second-worst in the league in points allowed.
The Redskins terminate the contracts of veteran defensive end Adam Carriker and punter Sav Rocca while also waiving running backs Jawan Jamison and Davin Meggett. The team also cut tight end Richard Quinn.
It should be an interesting couple of weeks as the Redskins try to overhaul their roster.
Linebacker expressed encouragement about his standing with the Redskins and optimism over his future.
Announcement made by team about 2-1/2 hours before deadline.
The Washington Redskins are leaning toward using the franchise tag to retain the services of outside linebacker Brian Orakpo, a person with knowledge of the situation said.
The Washington Redskins have re-signed safety Jose Gumbs to a one-year deal, the player confirmed on Monday afternoon.