Mike Jones tackles reader questions on Robert Griffin III's return, Leonard Hankerson and Phillip Thomas's health, personnel moves and more.
Some Redskins updates prior to Saturday's game in Baltimore.
The Redskins saved themselves roughly $1.9 million in salary cap room when they restructured the defensive end's contract.
Stephen Bowen agrees to re-work his contract.
Former starter along the defensive line might have to be part of a rotation behind Jason Hatcher, Barry Cofield and Chris Baker.
Still rehabbing from microfracture surgery, and although the Redskins added Jason Hatcher, defensive end Stephen Bowen is confident that he will make a full recovery and remain a starter.
The Redskins have until May 3 to pick up the fifth-year option on linebacker Ryan Kerrigan’s contract, and GM Bruce Allen said something will happen soon.
Mark Bullock takes a look at who from the defense should stay or be upgraded or replaced, regardless of if the Redskins run a 3-4, 4-3 or hybrid system.
By Mark Bullock
December 23, 2013
Defensive Stephen Bowen had microfracture surgery on his right knee Tuesday night and now faces a six-month recovery time, Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said.
Washington Redskins defensive end Stephen Bowen will miss the remainder of the season with what is believed to be cartilage damage that will require microfracture surgery to repair, coach Mike Shanahan said.