The fourth-year veteran signed his $2.746 million tender Friday.
Now, will that mark be good enough to reach the playoffs?
The Redskins will play five games in prime time this season, including a Thanksgiving night clash with the New York Giants.
The son of a legendary head coach and brother of a former governor and U.S. senator, the Redskins team president has forged ties with Washington-area politicians.
Thanksgiving with the Giants, a visit from the Raiders and a sun-free trip to Dallas are among the highlights.
Washington's owner was one of several NFL executives making seven-figure donations to help fund the festivities.
Washington will host the Giants in the night game.
Reed's ability, and Jay Gruden's use of the dynamic tight end, makes it a lot easier on Kirk Cousins.
The Redskins had one of the NFL's worst defenses against the run last season.
MAILBAG | The NFL draft continues to draw closer, but the most prominent question in the minds of Redskins fans involves the contract situation of their quarterback.
After a turbulent offseason, during which the team lost key figures from its roster and front office, Washington took a step toward getting back to football Monday.
The later rounds could provide Washington with a few depth picks.
The Redskins' linebacker will not be paid in addition to missing the first four games of the 2017 season for violating the NFL’s policy on performance-enhancement drugs