The Redskins look to string together back-to-back wins for the first time since Weeks 16 and 17 of the 2012 season.
Defensive coordinator Jim Haslett said he has confidence that second-year safety Bacarri Rambo can get the job done at strong safety for the Redskins at Houston on Sunday.
Improved tackling has ranked among the chief emphasis areas on defense since the Redskins reported for training camp, and defensive coordinator Jim Haslett said he has started to see the payoff.
Defensive coordinator Jim Haslett wants to see young linebackers in game situations.
As he evaluated the play of the Washington Redskins’ defense during the 2013 season, incoming coach Jay Gruden saw a lot of deficiencies and shortcomings.
Finally given the freedom to run the defense his way, Washington's defensive coordinator is happy with the players he's been given to do the job.
Coach says Washington's defensive coordinator is experimenting with a variety of blitz packages.
You can’t take a whole lot from these practices, because again, it’s still early, and a lot can and probably will change between now and the end of preseason. But there’s definitely a lot to learn
The rookie from Stanford isn't a speed rusher, but has moves and can play the run. He could spell Brian Orakpo and Ryan Kerrigan, and play in Jim Haslett's creative nickel packages.
Redskins outside linebacker Brian Orakpo said that he doesn’t believe he needs to do anything further to prove himself worthy of a long-term contract.