A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Friday, Jan. 29, 2016.
All reports, rumors and conjecture are a reflection of the media conversation and are not endorsed or confirmed by the Washington Redskins.
-- In his daily "Need To Know," CSN Mid-Atlantic's Rich Tandler gives five thoughts on GM Scot McCloughan's press conference at the Senior Bowl.
-- Tandler also writes about McCloughan's belief that the Redskins still have a long ways to go as a team, even though they won the NFC East this past season.
-- CSN analyzed why no Redskins players or coaches made the Pro Football Hall Of Fame's All-Time Super Bowl list, which celebrates the big game's 50 years.
-- CSN Mid-Atlantic's Tarik-El Bashir got some one-on-one time with McCloughan, who addressed a wide range of team issues he hopes to address this offseason.
-- Brian Mitchell and Rob Carlin debate how long the contract extension the Redskins' offer to Kirk Cousins should be.
--* The Washington Times*' Anthony Gulizia reports that now in his second season, McCloughan has a better understanding of the Redskins' needs.
-- Gulizia also reports on McCloughan's chat with reporters, and how evaluating college quarterbacks remains in the Redskins' plans this offseason.
-- Sportscenter's Scott Van Pelt joined "The Sports Fix" on ESPN980 on Thursday to talk about the impending Super Bowl storylines and the Redskins.
-- Former great Redskins general manager Charley Casserly gave his Redskins and NFL insights to Doc Walker and Brian Mitchell on ESPN980's "Inside The Locker Room."
-- Following up on the All-Time Super Bowl List released yesterday, ESPN.com's John Keim writes that at least one or more "Hogs" should represent the Redskins.
-- Keim also breaks down the Redskins' linebacker position and determines what needs to be improved next season.
-- Citing a potential deal for Kirk Cousins, Keim also reports that McCloughan won''t break the bank for one guy.
-- The Richmond Times-Dispatch's Michael Phillips writes that the Redskins' lack of depth meant an uneven pass defense in 2015.
-- Phillips also handed out his 2015 Redskins season grades.
-- The Washington Post's Master Tesfatsion and Mike Jones report that the Redskins want to retain Cousins, but are in no rush to release Robert Griffin III. **
-- Rick Snider writes that the draft is still the key building tool for McCloughan.
-- Dan Steinberg of *The Washington Post *chronicles Presidential candidate Donald Trump's history of D.C. sports knowledge, including some nuggets about the Redskins.
-- Jordan Reed gets a nod in this FoxNews.com "All-NFC East Team."
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