Skins cut familiar faces

Defensive backs Phillip Thomas and Chase Minnifield, linebacker Everette Brown, kicker Zach Hocker and backs Evan Royster, Lache Seastrunk and Chris Thompson among those released.

Redskins roster cut down to size

Redskins roster cut down to size

Three undrafted college free agents make the Redskins final 53-man roster, including some surprises.

Redskins set final roster

Redskins set final roster

Offensive lineman Maurice Hurt was one of the last cuts; wide receiver Leonard Hankerson and defensive end Stephen Bowen go on the PUP list.

Sam probably will find work soon after being cut by Rams

Sam probably will find work soon after being cut by Rams

The defensive end failed to make the Rams’ season-opening roster but he probably will have an NFL job soon, whether it’s on another team’s roster or back in St. Louis on the practice squad.

Meriweather suspension upheld

Meriweather suspension upheld

Redskins strong safety Brandon Meriweather will indeed serve his two-game suspension for an illegal hit to the head of Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith, the NFL announced Saturday afternoon.

Kyle Orton reportedly set to join the Bills

Kyle Orton reportedly set to join the Bills

Could the veteran quarterback, who moped his way off the Cowboys, become EJ Manuel’s replacement in Buffalo?

Redskins stick with PK Forbath; cut Hocker

Redskins stick with PK Forbath; cut Hocker

Redskins’ kicking competition went down to wire, with seventh-round pick’s final miss costing him the job.

Skins cut familiar faces

Skins cut familiar faces

Defensive backs Phillip Thomas and Chase Minnifield, linebacker Everette Brown, kicker Zach Hocker and backs Evan Royster, Lache Seastrunk and Chris Thompson among those released.

Redskins cut RBs Royster, Thompson, Seastrunk

Redskins cut RBs Royster, Thompson, Seastrunk

The Washington Redskins resumed roster cuts on Saturday morning, releasing running backs Evan Royster, Lache Seastrunk and Chris Thompson.

Michael Sam is oh-so-close to the finish line

Michael Sam is oh-so-close to the finish line

The Rams have just five more mandatory cuts to make by Saturday afternoon, and would-be history-making rookie will be sweating it out.

NFL slaps 49ers’ Aldon Smith with a nine-game suspension

NFL slaps 49ers’ Aldon Smith with a nine-game suspension

The star linebacker, who violated league policies on substance abuse and personal conduct, adds to San Francisco’s defensive personnel issues.

Cuts begin, but running backs await fate

Cuts begin, but running backs await fate

As Redskins Coach Jay Gruden makes his final roster cuts, running backs present difficult decisions.

Redskins cut eight; 14 more moves to come

Release of punter Robert Malone ranked as the most surprising move so far.

Crawford among first cuts

Crawford among first cuts

The Redskins on Friday afternoon began cutting players as they work to slash the roster from 75 to 53 players by the league’s 4 p.m. deadline on Saturday.

Don’t draft Cordarrelle Patterson based on Norv Turner alone

Don’t draft Cordarrelle Patterson based on Norv Turner alone

Are we overvaluing Turner’s effect and being too optimistic with Patterson’s projections?

Eli Manning talks about his favorite “Manning Face” and reveals strange man-crush on Reddit

Eli Manning talks about his favorite “Manning Face” and reveals strange man-crush on Reddit

Manning also ranked the New York Giants’ centers from best to worst based on odor. #Internet

Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill faces a make-or-break year

Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill faces a make-or-break year

Below-average quarterbacks who do not improve in year three have a limited future in the NFL

Jon Gruden knew one play Redskins Coach Jay Gruden was going to run before he ran it

Jon Gruden knew one play Redskins Coach Jay Gruden was going to run before he ran it

One brother predicted the other brother calling ‘Dusty.’

Trio of Redskins RBs shine in final audition

Trio of Redskins RBs shine in final audition

Redd gains big yards, Thompson states case for durability and Seastrunk explodes for 80-yard TD catch in final audition for backup jobs.

Here’s the new Redskins Facts ad that ran during Washington’s preseason finale

Here’s the new Redskins Facts ad that ran during Washington’s preseason finale

Another preseason game, another ad about the team name.

Lache Seastrunk’s mom predicted his touchdown for the Redskins against the Bucs

Lache Seastrunk’s mom predicted his touchdown for the Redskins against the Bucs

Redskins rookie said he could feel his late grandmother running with him on 80-yard score.

Projecting the 53-man roster

Projecting the 53-man roster

The toughest decisions are going to be at safety and running back.

You make the cut: Which Redskins would you keep?

You make the cut: Which Redskins would you keep?

We built a 14-question quiz so you can play Washington GM.

Some NFL preseason developments that should cause alarm

Some NFL preseason developments that should cause alarm

Not much matters during the exhibition season but there were a few things, from penalties to the play of Robert Griffin III, that should cause some honest-to-goodness fretting.

For Redskins, pressure is on the outside linebackers to turn around defense

For Redskins, pressure is on the outside linebackers to turn around defense

Heading into the 2014 season, linebackers Ryan Kerrigan and Brian Orakpo will have to live up to expectations to help Washington be more consistent on that side of the ball.

Hocker falls short of perfect preseason

Hocker falls short of perfect preseason

The rookie place kicker entered the preseason finale looking to remain perfect on field goal attempts in his competition with Kai Forbath.

Redskins’ Davis sees opening, tries to blast through it

Redskins’ Davis sees opening, tries to blast through it

Playing with abandon on special teams and at safety, undrafted free agent might have earned roster spot.

Redskins wrap up preseason with a win

Redskins wrap up preseason with a win

Colt McCoy throws for 321 yards, two scores as Washington’s third-stringers prove better than Tampa Bay’s.

Redskins-Buccaneers preseason best and worst

Redskins-Buccaneers preseason best and worst

The best and worst moments from Thursday’s preseason finale at Tampa Bay.

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