Owner Jerry Jones wasn't worried and Travis Frederick said there was a "big wave of relief" among teammates.

The team's decision reportedly is based on financial considerations.

The goal is to protect the quarterback keeping defensive players from landing on them during tackles and sacks.

Redskins will work out Adrian Peterson on Monday as they search for running back depth

The organization is looking to replenish a position that’s been ravaged by injuries.

Their stable of running backs diminished, Redskins look to make additions

Coach Jay Gruden said there is a list of available backs set to come in and work out for Washington, which is also dealing with some attrition at the wide receiver spot.

Roll, Tide: Ex-Alabama teammates Daron Payne, Jonathan Allen show out for Redskins

The revamped defensive line created havoc in the second preseason game — an element that was missing last season.

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The troubled, talented wide receiver has not been cleared to practice, but the Browns are not yet ruling him out of the season opener.

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The Bills will have to choose between the unproven rookie and second-year pro Nathan Peterman after McCarron suffered a hairline fracture..

Jimmy Pitaro says the network is working to improve relations with the NFL, which have been strained by, among other things, players protesting racial injustice by kneeling during the national anthem.

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Redskins’ undrafted rookie wide receiver has impressed during training camp, and the position is still up for grabs behind the team’s three starters.

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Knowing who to grab early in the draft is easy. It's the middle and late rounds that represent the challenge — and golden opportunities.

From the Super Bowl to the NBA Finals to the World Series and beyond, she was the queen of big events.

The preseason game was mostly unkind to the Super Bowl MVP, but at least one long-standing issue of great concern to Philadelphia fans was resolved.

The Broncos general manager's remarks about having offered a contract to Kaepernick, only to be spurned, didn't quite tell the full story.

Run-pass options are on the rise after the Eagles rode them to a Super Bowl upset. But tracing their exact origin isn’t easy: “It’s like looking for the Holy Grail.”

Lists of players are indispensable for fantasy drafts, but dividing them into tiers makes it that much easier to navigate through tough decisions.

The quarterback, who said last winter that he was being treated for bipolar disorder, took a big hit in a CFL game over the weekend and has missed two practices.

From a detailed breakdown of the best possible picks for Rounds 1-3 to regularly updated player rankings, sleepers and the Perfect Draft, The Post's fantasy football cheat sheet has all the insights you need to dominate draft day.

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The Los Angeles Chargers have placed safety Jaylen Watkins on injured reserve with an injured right knee ligament.

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Veteran linebacker Junior Galette will visit the Los Angeles Rams this week.

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The Detroit Lions have signed free agent safety Marcus Cromartie.

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Josh McCown is still No. 1 on the New York Jets’ quarterback depth chart. At this point, though, he might as well be No. 100.

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First-round draft pick Saquon Barkley ran on his own as the New York Giants returned to practice.

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First-year Arizona Cardinals coach Steve Wilks has wanted players to separate themselves in the crowded competition at wide receiver.

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The Dallas Cowboys received the good news they expected after a preseason knee injury to Zack Martin, the highest-paid guard in the NFL.

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The Buffalo Bills’ offseason-long quarterback competition is down to two players now that AJ McCarron is seeking a second opinion to determine the severity of an injury to his throwing shoulder.

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Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon was back at practice on Sunday — as a spectator.

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The NFL tapped Titans coach Mike Vrabel to narrate a video detailing the new rule on lowering the head to initiate contact, hoping the man who played 14 years as a linebacker in the league could more easily explain how players should adapt.

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There was no reason for defensive end Melvin Ingram to go all-out in the Los Angeles Chargers’ 24-14 preseason win over the Seattle Seahawks on Saturday night.

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Nick Perry thought it would be a “beautiful” day when the Green Bay Packers finally activated him from the physically unable to perform list and allowed him to start practicing.

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The Bengals have released safety George Iloka, clearing the way for rookie Jessie Bates III to move into a starting role.

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Adam Gase says the Miami Dolphins’ run defense will be better than last year.

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Bob Lamey is retiring as the Indianapolis Colts’ longtime radio voice.

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