The Insider: minicamp


Posted at 04:20 PM ET, 04/03/2014

Redskins offseason program dates set

Washington will get together several times for different types of practice between now and training camp in July.

By Mike Jones  |  04:20 PM ET, 04/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  minicamp, offseason, Offseason workouts, OTAs, schedule, Training camp

Posted at 03:37 PM ET, 06/14/2013

Orakpo says he's not focused on contract heading into training camp

Linebacker, a potential free agent next offseason, says: "Everything will take care of itself."

By Mark Maske  |  03:37 PM ET, 06/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, contracts, minicamp, outside linebackers

Posted at 10:17 AM ET, 06/13/2013

Raheem Morris on the difference between Thomas and Rambo

Defensive backs coach Raheem Morris says Phillip Thomas and Bacarri Rambo rank among the most advanced rookies that he has ever coached.

By Mike Jones  |  10:17 AM ET, 06/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, minicamp, Phillip Thomas, Rookies, Safeties, Secondary

Posted at 05:33 PM ET, 06/12/2013

Redskins waive DE Worthington and TE Peterson, add WR Henderson, K Potter

Washington has given defensive end Doug Worthington and tight end DeAngelo Peterson the waived-injured designation.

By Mike Jones  |  05:33 PM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  defensive ends, minicamp, Roster, tight ends, transactions

Posted at 04:31 PM ET, 06/12/2013

Redskins sign WR Donte Stallworth, as expected

Washington, as expected, have signed veteran wide receiver Donte Stallworth, who spent the last two days practicing with the team on a tryout basis.

By Keith McMillan  |  04:31 PM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Donte Stallworth, free agency, minicamp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 04:01 PM ET, 06/12/2013

Redskins minicamp: Observations from Wednesday's practice

The Washington Redskins concluded their minicamp on Wednesday and tomorrow, many of the players will depart for their offseason home and summer vacation destinations.

By Mike Jones  |  04:01 PM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Linebackers, minicamp, observations, Offensive line, RGIII, Secondary

Posted at 03:03 PM ET, 06/12/2013

Kyle Shanahan says Redskins don't need to change offense to protect Griffin

"He stayed healthy last year running the zone-read," offensive coordinator says.

By Mark Maske  |  03:03 PM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kyle Shanahan, minicamp, offensive philosophy, RGIII knee injury

Posted at 12:50 PM ET, 06/12/2013

At the podium: Kyle Shanahan, then Mike Shanahan

Saying ‘the threat of Robert running is the thing I love,’ Redskins offensive coordinator says quarterback was injured on broken pass plays.

By Keith McMillan  |  12:50 PM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kyle Shanahan, minicamp, news conferences

Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 06/12/2013

Haslett sings praises of three rookie defensive backs

The Redskins defensive coordinator says David Amerson, Phillip Thomas and Baccari Rambo are developing, and with "more time on the grass" will contribute, and possibly start.

By Mike Jones  |  12:03 PM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cornerbacks, Defense, Jim Haslett, minicamp, Rookies, Safeties, Secondary

Posted at 09:51 AM ET, 06/12/2013

At the podium: Defensive coordinator Jim Haslett

Defensive coordinator Jim Haslett addresses the press. Here's a tweet-heavy thread for you to talk about what's being said.

By Keith McMillan  |  09:51 AM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jim Haslett, minicamp, news conferences

Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 06/11/2013

Redskins minicamp: Observations from Tuesday's practice

The Washington Redskins returned to the practice field today for the first session of their mandatory minicamp, which is scheduled to run Tuesday through Thursday.

By Mike Jones  |  04:00 PM ET, 06/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cornerbacks, defensive line, Injuries, minicamp, observations, returners, Rookies, Safeties, Secondary

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 06/11/2013

At the podium: Griffin and Shanahan speak after minicamp

The Redskins minicamp is in full swing, and Robert Griffin III and Mike Shanahan are speaking to reporters. Discuss here.

By Keith McMillan  |  12:43 PM ET, 06/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, minicamp, news conferences, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 05/06/2013

Monday mailbag: Rookie standouts, running back challenges and Tanard Jackson

Who stood out at rookie minicamp? Whither Tanard Jackson? Will Roy Helu and Evan Royster be challenged? That and more in this week's mailbag.

By Mike Jones  |  12:05 PM ET, 05/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Evan Royster, Monday Mailbag, Rookie minicamp, Roy Helu, Tanard Jackson

Posted at 02:16 PM ET, 05/05/2013

Mike Shanahan encouraged by rookie defensive backs following rookie camp

Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan likes what he sees in rookie defensive backs David Amerson, Phillip Thomas and Bacarri Rambo.

By Mike Jones  |  02:16 PM ET, 05/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rookie minicamp

Posted at 09:48 AM ET, 05/05/2013

Redskins rookie minicamp roster includes 48 tryout players

The Washington Redskins today wrap up their rookie minicamp, which got underway on Friday.

By Mike Jones  |  09:48 AM ET, 05/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rookie minicamp

Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 05/02/2013

Redskins sign 12 college free agents [updated]

The Redskins announced 12 college free agent signings this afternoon, without including terms.

By Keith McMillan  |  01:34 PM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Free agents, Rookie minicamp, Rookies

Posted at 12:58 PM ET, 05/01/2013

Penn State QB Matt McGloin, Michigan G Ricky Barnum receive rookie camp invites

Add two more to the list of players that will attend the Washington Redskins rookie minicamp at the end of this week.

By Mike Jones  |  12:58 PM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rookie minicamp