A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Friday, April 25, 2014.
All reports, rumors and conjecture are a reflection of the media conversation and are not endorsed or confirmed by the Washington Redskins.
-- After a tough season in 2013, quarterback Robert Griffin III!(/team/roster/robert-griffin-iii/ea45ad36-da31-473a-990f-473496382179/ "Robert Griffin III") is "fueled" and ready to go for the upcoming season.
-- A look at one writer’s thoughts on the Washington Redskins' 2014 season schedule. The Redskins will open the season at Houston in September.
-- Checking out five players in this year’s NFL Draft that some believe would be safe picks for the Redskins at the 34th spot.
-- One writer asks the question to the fans: What would be the best road trip to see the Redskins play a team away from home?
-- Brian Orakpo!(/team/roster/brian-orakpo/1ada3638-7183-4829-9e9e-c298e3da69a2/ "Brian Orakpo") made a new friend in Andrew Christianson who has been battling blood cancer. Orakpo spent a few hours with Christianson and autographed a jersey for him.
-- RG3 spoke about being excited for the season and is looking forward to the “brand of football” the team wants to play.
-- New receiver DeSean Jackson is looking to help the team in a big way. and Robert Griffin III discussed what impact Jackson will have on the field.
-- With some additions along the offensive line this offseason, one writer looks at the depth at the tackle, guard and center positions for the Redskins.
-- A look at the latest mock draft and what positions the Redskins' NFC East opponents are looking to select in May.
-- Will the Washington Redskins go for a guard to bolster their offensive line with the 2nd overall pick in the second round?
-- The Washington Redskins could possibly re-sod FedExField during the middle of the season in 2014. The team decided to do this last season during a week while the team was away.
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