A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Monday, June 27, 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 looks at five of the best defenses the Redskins will face this season.
-- Tandler and fellow CSN Mid-Atlantic reporter Tarik El-Bashir continue their Redskins position previews, with a look at the team's inside linebackers.
-- El-Bashir also looks at offensive line coach Bill Callahan's comments about how the Redskins are "fortunate" to have center Kory Lichtensteiger.
-- Tandler also wonders if the Redskins should sign Kirk Cousins to a long-term deal before the Colts make any sort of blockbuster deal with quarterback Andrew Luck.
-- ESPN's John Keim thinks the Redskins first-down passing game should improve with a strengthened lineup this season.
-- The Washington Times' Anthony Gulizia writes about the transition to safety for both Will Blackmon and DeAngelo Hall this spring.
-- The Washington Post's Dan Steinberg writes that Doug Williams believes the Redskins current receivers could be better than the famed "Posse."
-- The Washington Post's Master Tesfatsion says that Redskins defensive line coach Robb Akey is expecting more consistency out of his group.
-- RedskinsCapitalConnection.com reflects on Jordan Reed's magnificent 2015 season.
-- HogsHaven.com wonders if rookie wide receiver Maurice Harris could be a surprise contributor.
-- CBSSports.com looks at the potential that Perry Riley Jr. will have to fight for a roster spot this season.
-- The Richmond Times-Dispatch's Michael Phillips writes that the league's new kickoff rules will get the attention of the Redskins.
-- Patch.com recaps Redskins head coach Jay Gruden's leadership talk with the Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce.
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