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Eric Schaffer

Senior Vice President Of Football Operations/General Counsel


Eric Schaffer, now entering his 17th season with the Redskins in 2019, currently serves as the franchise's Senior Vice President of Football Operations and General Counsel.

Schaffer was promoted to his current role as Senior Vice President of Football Operations on June 13, 2017, and now assumes a larger role in the leadership and oversight of the team's personnel department. He remains the club's chief contract negotiator and is responsible for the strategic planning, management and forecasting of the Redskins' salary cap and cash budgets.