Skip to main content

News | Washington Commanders -

Washington Redskins Morning Clips: 2/12


A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Friday, Feb. 12, 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 says that not hearing anything about contract talk with Kirk Cousins is good news. 

-- CSN Mid-Atlantic's Tarik El-Bashir ponders the future of the Redskins' defensive line knowing a few members of the unit may retire or sign elsewhere.

-- Tandler also grades the offensive line from this past season and wonders whether Morgan Moses is the solution at right tackle. 

-- Tandler also writes about the Redskins' need to force more interceptions in 2016.

--'s John Keim joined ESPN980's The Fix on Wednesday to discuss a multitude of Redskins topics, such as Griffin III, quarterback Kirk Cousins and what he feels the team will do in free agency.

-- *The Washington Times' *Anthony Gulizia caught up with Redskins cornerback Chris Culliver, who says he's "always doing something every day" to recover from a late-season knee injury.

--'s John Keim writes about the potential to restructure the contract of Pierre Garçon, who is due to take off just more than $10 million in cap this season.

-- On his own website, Keim writes that outside linebacker Preston Smith finished strong "with more room for growth" in 2015.

-- Keim writes that recent quarterback deals across the league shows difficulty in asserting Cousins' value if he were to re-sign with the Redskins this offseason.

-- The Washington Post's Mark Bullock takes a deeper look at the possible free agent fits for the Redskins this offseason, including those who are obvious and those who might be considered under the radar.

-- The Washington Post's Master Tasfatsion asks whether the Redskins should draft a nose tackle or defensive end in the first round of the NFL Draft.

-- Tesfatsion also wonders if running back Matt Jones will be able to shoulder the load in the backfield for 2016.

--'s Bucky Brooks gives the Redskins' rookies an "A-" for their performance in the 2015 season, the best mark in the NFC East.

-- continues its 2016 draft profiles with some analysis of cornerback Will Redmond.

-- Sports On Earth took a look at several players this offseason that are ready to get paid, notably Kirk Cousins. 

-- The *Monroe News Star *conducted a Q&A with Redskins outside linebacker Houston Bates.

Check Out What's On

What's Trending In @Redskins Nation?

A Look Around The League:




This article has been reproduced in a new format and may be missing content or contain faulty links. Please use the Contact Us link in our site footer to report an issue.

Related Content