A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Wednesday, March 2, 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 thinks the Redskins may have to wait to get an extension for Jordan Reed.
-- Tandler also writes that desipte the fact the Redskins placed the franchise tag on Kirk Cousins, he still isn't under contract yet.
-- CSN Mid-Atlantic's Tarik El-Bashir and Tandler believe that if Junior Galette returns to the team, then they could have a strong group of outside linebackers.
-- ESPN's John Keim says that the franchise tag on Cousins -- for now -- puts the team in a tough spot.
-- ESPN's Phil Sheridan discusses the contract siutations for Cousins and Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford, who signed a two-year deal yesterday with Philadelphia.
-- Keim says Alabama's A'Shawn Robinson has an imposing presence that is backed up by an impressive history on the field.
-- The Washington Times' Anthony Guilizia writes that Clemson's Mackensie Alexander is confident he'll end up being the best cornerback in the draft.
-- The Washington Post's Mike Jones reports that Galette has fired his agent.
-- The Washington Post's Rick Snider believes the Redskins should target these five free agents.
-- WTOP.com's George Wallace believes the Redskins made the right move by placing the franchise tag on Cousins.
-- HogsHaven.com provides a seven-round mock draft after the NFL Combine.
-- MLive.com says based on being franchised tagged, Cousins is getting a massive raise.
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