A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014.
All reports, rumors and conjecture are a reflection of the media conversation and are not endorsed or confirmed by the Washington Redskins.
-- Jay Gruden scored a victory in his first NFL game as a head coach and admitted that the entire process was an "exciting experience."
-- Redskins.com's Andrew Walker recaps the Redskins' 23-6 victory and provides play of the game and player of the game analysis.
-- Debuting for the Redskins, kicker Zach Hocker looked solid from both a kickoff and field goal standpoint.
The Washington Redskins hosted the New England Patriots for the 2014 preseason home opener at FedExField on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014.
-- Rookie tight end Ted Bolser continued his strong August with a touchdown reception in the red zone.
-- CSN Washington's Rich Tandler on quarterback Robert Griffin III's effective first drive.
-- Tandler also provides five talking points from the game to include clock management.
-- John Keim of ESPN with some initial thoughts from the preseason opener.
-- The Washington Post's Isabelle Khurshudyan on the defense's stout performance.
-- The Washington Times' Todd Dybas caught up with Lache Seastrunk after his 63-yard performance.
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