A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Tuesday, August 9, 2016.
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's says Redskins head coach Jay Gruden will get a better chance to evaluate the running backs during the preseason.
-- CSN's J. P. Finlay writes about how Trent Williams is managing injuries into the second week of training camp as the team prepares for its first game.
-- Finlay also writes about the Redskins beginning a new week and what fans should look for.
-- ESPN's John Keim writes about what some NFL insiders think of Kirk Cousins.
-- Keim also looks at how the Redskins have moved Trent Murphy back to outside linebacker based on depth.
-- Keim thinks that DeAngelo Hall is benefitting from some regained explosiveness.
-- The Washington Times' Anthony Gulizia writes about how players are feeling as the first preseason game approaches this Thursday.
-- The Times' Todd Dybas writes more about Trent Williams' knee soreness and his status moving forward.
*-- The Washington Post's *Master Tesfatsion provides his practice notes from the Redskins' Monday practice.
-- The Post's Amie Just examined Martrell Spaight's emergence as an inside linebacker after missing last year with a concussion.
-- The Richmond Times-Dispatch's Michael Phillips shares his thoughts on Ryan Grant, who continues to be a consistent presence in the wide receivers group.
-- The Times-Dispatch's Matthew Parras also caught up with cornerback and English bulldog owner Bashaud Breeland as he tries to break into national discussion this season in the secondary.
-- NFL.com's Tyler Dragon provides more on Chris Bakers comments about how Josh Norman is bringing a "nasty" mentality to a defense that wants to bully people around this season.
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