A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Tuesday, August 22, 2017, delivered by FedEx Ground.
All reports, rumors and conjecture are a reflection of the media conversation and are not endorsed or confirmed by the Washington Redskins.
-- CSN Mid-Atlantic's Rich Tandler writes that Spencer Long's knee injury will give Chase Roullier a chance to get some good reps with the first team.
-- Tandler also hands out five reasons for optimism regarding the 2017 season. -- CSN's J.P Finlay wonders if the Redskins could make a play for center Nick Mangold.
-- Finlay also writes that Niles Paul is forcing his way into a roster spot.
-- ESPN's John Keim writes that as Cousins builds a rapport with recievers, the Redskins remain patient.
-- Keim also writes Samaje Perine impressed Saturday with a bounce back performance.
-- The Washington Times' Nora Princiotti writes that while the O-line struggled, the rookies showed up.
-- The Washington Post's Mike Jones reports that center Spencer Long will be sidelined for a couple weeks after a knee scope.
-- *Jones also predicts the Redskins' 53-man roster with two preseason games remaining.
-- The Post's Scott Allen blogs about Kirk Cousins, who understands that when the Redskins win, the city comes alive. *
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