A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Friday, March 4, 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 looks at where Jay Gruden ranks among head coaches in the NFL right now.
-- Tandler also says Kirk Cousins got quite the raise when he signed his franchise tender.
-- CSN Mid-Atlantic's Tarik El-Bashir looks into some of the potential free agent fits at running back for the Redskins.
-- CSN Mid-Atlantic's Ben Standig provides the [fifth version of his NFL mock draft series](http://www.csnmidatlantic.com/redskins/NFL Mock Draft 5.0: Post-combine changes).
-- ESPN's John Keim believes the Redskins should seriously consider signing nose tackle Damon Harrison once free agency begins.
-- Keim also looks at Todd McShay's most recent mock draft that has the Redskins taking the "best run-stopper" in this year's group.
-- ESPN's Michael Rothstein is reporting that Alfred Morris isn't ruling out a return to the Redskins.
-- 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 Scott Allen looks at the recent Twitter exchange between the Redskins and Ravens.
-- The Washington Post's Mark Bullock looks at different free agent options at linebacker for the Redskins.
-- WTOP.com's George Wallace believes the Redskins made the right move by placing the franchise tag on Cousins.
-- HogsHaven.com looks at Northwestern cornerback Nick VanHoose as they continue their draft previews.
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