A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Monday, June 20, 2016.
All reports, rumors and conjecture are a reflection of the media conversation and are not endorsed or confirmed by the Washington Redskins.
-- In CSN Mid-Atlantic's Rich Tandler's daily "Need to Know," he wonders if Kirk Cousins might be bluffing about being OK with playing under the franchise tag as the July 15 deadline approaches.
-- Tandler also writes that the Redskins' defense is rare in that it boasts many players who have had to earn their way onto NFL rosters.
-- CSN Mid-Atlantic's Tarik El-Bashir writes that head coach Jay Gruden believes the team is off to a great start in 2016.
-- CSN Mid-Atlantic's J.P. Finlay also writes that heading into his second year, Brandon Scherff warrants expectations, not questions, about his play.
-- ESPN's John Keim projects the Redskins 53-man roster and has linebacker Perry Riley Jr. on the bubble.
-- For his mailbag, Keim explains that the the defensive line has the most to prove this season as the team looks forward to training camp.
-- The Washington Times' Anthony Gulizia writes about the transition to safety for both Will Blackmon and DeAngelo Hall this spring.
-- The Washington Post's Mike Jones confirmed what head coach Jay Gruden said a month ago after speaking with Junior Galette, who is ready to go for training camp.
-- The Post's Dan Steinberg caught up with Bashaud Breeland, who explained his mentality playing with another top corner in Josh Norman this season.
-- CBS's Brian McNally reports on his five takeaways from Redskins minicamp last week.
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