A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Wednesday, June 13, 2018.
All reports, rumors and conjecture are a reflection of the media conversation and are not endorsed or confirmed by the Washington Redskins.
-- NBC Sports Washington's Rich Tandler posts his observations from the first day of Redskins minicamp.
-- Tandler also writes that Jay Gruden believes Alex Smith needs to be effective starting in Week 1.
-- Tandler also writes about the 1987 replacement team getting Super Bowl rings on Tuesday.
-- ESPN's John Keim also writes about the Redskins' giving Super Bowl rings to the replacement players on Tuesday.
-- Keim also writes that the Redskins defense will benefit from quarterback Alex Smith.
-- The Washington Times's Matthew Paras writes that linebacker Zach Brown wants the defense to dominate.
-- The Washington Post's Kareem Copeland writes that after a rough 2017, Jay Gruden believes the Redskins' front seven could be very, very good.
-- The Post's Kimberly Martin writes more about the team's ceremony honoring the 1987 replacement players with Super Bowl rings.
-- The Post's Copeland also writes that Zach Brown flashed his speed as the Redskins began minicamp.
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