A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Wednesday, September 20, 2017.
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 linebacker Preston Smith is off to a strong start but the Redskins want to see more.
-- Tandler also takes a first look at the Redskins and Raiders this Sunday night. -- CSN's J.P Finlaywrites about the team's place in the NFC East with its victory on Sunday.
-- Finlay also gives his thoughts on running back Rob Kelley reportedly fracturing a rib.
-- ESPN's John Keim writes that safety Montae Nicholson could be the Redskins' answer at safety.
-- Keim also writes that even with Rob Kelley hurting, Chris Thompson's role won't change for the Redskins.
-- The Washington Times' Nora Princiotti writes that Montae Nicholson is taking advantage of his increased playing time.
-- The Washington Post's Master Tesfatsion writes a profile on left tackle Trent Williams and his desire to be great.
-- *The Post's Rick Snider cautions fans to keep expecting head coach Jay Gruden to stick with the run.
-- *The Post's *Dan Steinberg writes that John Riggins believes Chris Thompson should be the starting running back.
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