Mike Jones
Mike Jones
Reporter

Mike Jones covers the Washington Redskins for The Washington Post. A native of Warrenton, Va., he got his start in journalism covering sports for his hometown paper, The Fauquier Citizen, in 1999 and eventually became sports editor. Jones went on to cover the Washington Wizards for the Washington Times and CSNWashington.com from 2007 to 2010 before covering the Redskins for TBD.com for the 2010 season. He joined The Post’s staff in February, 2011. He lives on the Eastern Shore with his wife, Katie, and four children, Siera, Timothy, Malakai and Silas. When not writing about a Redskins development of some kind – which is rare – he can be found screaming and cheering at one of his kids’ softball, baseball, soccer or basketball games.

Latest by Mike Jones

Add Southward, Sims, Attaochu to Redskins’ visit list

Add Southward, Sims, Attaochu to Redskins’ visit list

Safety, running back and pass rusher rank among players on Redskins’ radar.

Redskins holding pre-draft visits

Redskins holding pre-draft visits

The Redskins have begun the process of hosting prospects for pre-draft visits, showing interest in offensive linemen, pass rushers and wide receivers.

Redskins mailbag: Draft priorities, Jackson and salary cap talk

Redskins mailbag: Draft priorities, Jackson and salary cap talk

This week, Mike Jones answers readers’ questions about the Redskins’ draft needs, further examines the signing of DeSean Jackson, and engages in some salary cap talk.

DeSean Jackson reports to Redskins Park

DeSean Jackson reports to Redskins Park

New wide receiver has first session throwing with Robert Griffin III.