October 17, 2017
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Redskins RB Chris Thompson Signs Contract Extension

The Washington Redskins have signed third-down specialist running back Chris Thompson to a contract extension. The fifth-year running back signed a one-year restricted free agent tender this offseason but is now locked up through the 2019 season after signing a two-year extension, which includes $6.5 million guaranteed, according to NFL …

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Redskins WR Jamison Crowder To Have Expanded Role In Offense

The Washington Redskins plan to get wide receiver Jamison Crowder involved early and often this upcoming season. “I’ve said all along Jamison can play anywhere,” Redskins head coach Jay Gruden said, via the Washington Post. “He can play outside, inside. He can play running back probably if he wanted to. …

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Redskins RB Matt Jones’ Agent Seeks Release, DB DeAngelo Hall Takes Pay Cut

Washington Redskins running back Matt Jones reported for the team’s mandatory minicamp on Tuesday, but the third-year running back may already be eyeing his next potential landing spot. Jones’ agent, Hadley Engelhard, told the Associated Press Wednesday that he “asked very politely” for Jones’ release, as “he has no future” …

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Doug Williams Promoted To Redskins’ Senior VP Of Player Personnel

The Washington Redskins have promoted senior personnel executive Doug Williams to senior vice president of player personnel, the team announced Tuesday. The Redskins’ Super Bowl XXII winning quarterback joined the franchise’s personnel department in 2014 but has been coaching and serving as a personnel executive since 1994. Williams was a …

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Matt Jones Told He’s Fifth RB On Redskins’ Depth Chart (REPORT)

Washington Redskins running back Matt Jones is avoiding organized team activities this offseason, as he was reportedly told by head coach Jay Gruden that he was the team’s No. 5 running back on Washington’s depth chart. Ex-Washington starter Matt Jones has been told by coach Jay Gruden he is the …

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Washington Redskins Sign WR Brian Quick

The Washington Redskins added another wide receiver to their roster Friday, signing five-year veteran receiver Brian Quick. Pen to paper in Washington. 🖊 @Bquick_SC #Redskins pic.twitter.com/1zvSvWUqkD — SportsTrust Advisors (@_SportsTrust) March 24, 2017 The former Los Angeles Rams receiver joins a Redskins team that has already lost its top two …

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Redskins HC Jay Gruden Signs Two-Year Extension (REPORT)

The Washington Redskins have signed head coach Jay Gruden to a two-year extension after leading the franchise to back-to-back winning seasons for the first time since 1996-97, according to ESPN’s John Keim. The Redskins have not officially announced the extension at this time, but multiple media outlets have since confirmed …

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Redskins Promote Greg Manusky To DC, Hire Jim Tomsula As DL Coach

The Washington Redskins have found their new defensive coordinator in-house. The Redskins announced Monday that they promoted outside linebackers coach Greg Manusky to defensive coordinator a little over two weeks after firing Joe Barry. “Well, it was tough,” Redskins head coach Jay Gruden said, via Washington’s team website. “We did …

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