Evan Royster has been a useful role player for Washington, but the team keeps drafting running backs. So to make the roster, he'll have to stand out.
The Redskins promoted rookie running back Jawan Jamison to the 53-man roster to fill the spot vacated by Evan Royster, who suffered a season-ending injury.
The Outsider takes a look at what pieces a potential new coach might have in place.
The Redskins will place third-year running back Evan Royster on season-ending injured reserve with a high ankle sprain.
Rookie tight end Jordan Reed will miss a second consecutive game after he suffered a head ache following a pregame workout.
Running back runs for 59 yards and a touchdown against the Buccaneers.
The Washington Redskins got some answers in some areas as they closed out the preseason with 4-0 record following a 30-12 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Thursday night at Raymond James Stadium.
Although the game will not feature many household names, intrigue remains – at least for the diehards.
He's in competition for a roster spot behind starter Alfred Morris.
Brandon Meriweather, Barry Cofield, Evan Royster also among those listed as not scheduled to play today.