Wide receiver Leonard Hankerson has received clearance to run, but he is not yet ready to return from knee surgery.
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.
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.
With the camp-opening kinks worked out on Thursday, the Redskins had an improved practice Friday and expressed encouragement over the progress made.
Former Redskins quarterback 'cautiously optimistic' about Redskins season, given Griffin's ease of movement, new special teams coach and veteran defense.
The Redskins face challenge in distributing the ball adequately among their playmakers.
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.
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.
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.
Gruden still felt relatively satisfied with his team's first day of camp, despite having to move the afternoon walk-through indoors.