The Washington PostDemocracy Dies in Darkness

Redskins add assistant offensive line coach Shane Day

The Washington Redskins on Thursday added another member to Jay Gruden’s staff, signing Shane Day to serve as assistant offensive line coach, a person familiar with the situation confirmed.RedskinsPark_Newton_982w

Day spent the last two seasons as Connecticut’s quarterbacks coach, and prior to that, coached the Chicago Bears’ quarterbacks for two seasons.

Day replaces Chris Morgan, whom Gruden dismissed last week. Day will work under offensive line coach Chris Foerster, who enters his fifth season with the Redskins, and 21st in the NFL.

Have a Redskins question? E-mail Mike Jones at with the subject line “Mailbag question” for him to answer it in The Mailbag on Tuesdays.

More from The Post:

K. Shanahan interviews with Ravens againLaFleur takes job at Notre Dame

Owners might not add playoff teams | D. Williams to front office?

Bog: Allen says Redskins will be active in free agency | More Bog

Haslett welcomes fresh start, wants Orakpo back | Personnel man Campbell speaks

Senior Bowl: Neb. CB Jean-Baptiste | VT QB Thomas | WV RB Sims | Wis. LB Borland

Follow: @MikeJonesWaPo | @MarkMaske | @Insider | Insider on Facebook