There was nothing mundane about Day 2 of Redskins training camp. From suspension and injury for Bashaud Breeland, to the signing of Junior Galette, to the usual on-field action, the Redskins had it all.
Linebacker ready to move on from troubled past and help Redskins win.
Second-year cornerback Bashaud Breeland had to be carted off the practice field on Friday after suffering an apparent right leg injury.
Second-year defender did everything Redskins asked in the offseason, but they drafted one player at linebacker and signed another.
COLUMN | The Redskins say Junior Galette deserves a second chance, which is easier to do when he can produce big sack numbers at a bargain price.
There were far fewer fans at the first day of Redskins training camp, but many of them still were talking about the playoffs.
Jay Gruden said an impressive body of work, plus the contrite and grateful attitude he observed in Junior Galette sold him on the possibility of the Redskins signing the free agent linebacker.
Murphy devoted his offseason to solidifying his starting status, but Galette's signing may bump him down the depth chart.
Washington Redskins officials determined there was little risk and potentially a great reward in adding the former New Orleans Saints linebacker.
The cornerback and Coach Jay Gruden are expected to speak on the matter.
Brandon Scherff used rookie minicamp and the other offseason practices to squash all of the butterflies. The nerves are gone now, the offensive lineman says. A different level of excitement and determination have replaced those feelings.
Now Hall finds himself in a battle of different kind, and this may represent the stiffest challenge yet. But the 31-year-old remains undaunted.
Backup linebacker Ja'Gared Davis, who spent time on the Redskins' practice squad last season, has been placed on the on the non-football injury list.