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'I'm a natural born hooper' | Fill in the blank with Andrew Wylie
Get to know free agent signing Andrew Wylie as he plays fill in the blank
'We still haven't seen the best of Terry' | Talking Terry McLaurin
Santana Moss and Logan Paulsen give Julie Donaldson their thoughts on Terry McLaurin's 2022 season and what they expect from him in 2023 in Eric Bieniemy's offense
Command Center | Mock Draft Madness
We are officially one month away from this years draft and Julie Donaldson is with Logan Paulsen and Santana Moss to take a dive into mock madness. The crew tries to decide who might be a good fit in the nations Capitol (1:57). Then, Terry McLaurin is coming off his first career pro bowl season and the crew takes a look back at his top plays from the season and discuss his role in Eric Bieniemy's new offense (14:27). Next, Logan sits down with our newest offensive tackle Andrew Wylie for a 1-on-1 chat about his arrival in Washington (5:53). Plus, Andrew plays a game of "fill in the blank" as we continue to get to know our newest Commanders (18:00)
Command Center | Episode 112
It's a full house for this edition of Command Center with Logan Paulsen, Fred Smoot, and Santana Moss joining Julie Donaldson. The trio of analysts breakdown the new-look linebacker room (2:42), then the newest linebacker Cody Barton joins Julie for an exclusive 1-on-1 interview (7:05). It's spring now in the DMV, so we hit the practice field to dissect some of new OC Eric Bieniemy's offensive concepts (13:30), then demonstrated them in a brief walkthrough (16:37). Lastly, since the first wave of free agency is in the books we delve in to the moves made by our division rivals in the NFC East (19:41).
Command Center | Episode 111
We're talking about the new kids on the block in this Command Center - and we're hoping they have the right stuff! Former Washington alumni Logan Paulsen and Santana Moss join Julie Donaldson to discuss the Commanders' free agent moves thus far (1:05), then get in to specifics with new quarterback Jacoby Brissett (2:45) and linebacker Cody Barton (4:00). Speaking of Brissett, he joins Julie for an interview (6:18), and then Logan and Santana go inside the film room to breakdown what Brissett can bring to the QB room (11:05). Logan then catches up with some offensive lineman; first Andrew Wylie (16:17), then Nick Gates (18:33), and afterwards the trio discuss how the offensive line could potentially shake out in 2023 (20:21)
Command Center | Episode 110
It's a free agency frenzy! Julie Donaldson is joined by Logan Paulsen and Fred Smoot to discuss potential changes at the helm with reports of Heinicke signing with the Atlanta Falcons (1:43). Then, with free agency in full swing, the crew talks big signings in Washington and who they would like to re-sign (4:47). Next, Julie Donaldson sits down with athletic trainer Lindsay Gately for an interview to talk about breaking barriers in the industry (14:04). Finally, the crew takes a look at the bigger picture and talks about which signings they're most excited about throughout the NFL (19:17).
Command Center | Episode 109
It was a big day for Big Payne- Daron Payne returned to D.C for his extension following several career highs he put up over last season. Julie Donaldson is joined by Santana Moss and Logan Paulsen to chat all about the exciting foundation the team is setting up for the season ahead. First, Julie and Daron sit down for an interview to discuss his thoughts and what he's looking forward to with four more years in Washington (00:48). Next, the crew is together for a mission debrief for an in depth discussion on his extension (6:05). Later, Logan and Daron go inside the film room to break down some of his best plays throughout the 2022 season (11:01). Then, the crew plays fit or not fit to chat about which free agents would be the best fit for the Commanders (19:47)!
Command Center | Episode 108
In this episode of Command Center, Julie Donaldson and Logan Paulsen are back in the studio to share their thoughts on this year's prospects… Or are they? To start off the show, Logan takes us through an O-Line field pass to see who would be the best fit for the team should Washington pick an offensive lineman in the first round (1:38). Next, they review the CB prospects seen in Indy and the important skills needed to succeed against the NFC East's skill players (5:52). Then, if Washington chooses to add to the offensive skill group, Logan shares some names to remember (13:03). Finally, Logan and Julie recap the top 5 standouts at the combine (17:42).
Command Center | Episode 107
This year's NFL combine has come to an end and Julie Donaldson is joined by Fred Smoot and Santana Moss for a debrief following what they've seen from the prospects in Indy! First, the crew talks following the results of the on field drills on who impressed them the most (3:07). Then, Logan Paulsen is reporting from the combine for a field pass on the linebackers and DBs he saw at the combine (9:49). Later, a Washington fan tries out the combine experience challenge back in Indy with Logan coaching (15:26)! Finally, the crew plays name that Commander to see how well they know the team (19:00).
Command Center | Episode 106
As the offseason continues, Washington hopes to keep Daron Payne in town after exercising the franchise tag and QB Sam Howell is presented with the opportunity to be starter. Bram Weinstein, Fred Smoot, and Santana Moss share their thoughts on this episode of Command Center. First, the crew discuss in a mission debrief what a franchise tag for Daron Payne means and how it will impact Washington (2:57). Next, since Carson Wentz has been released by the team, Sam Howell is presented with the opportunity to compete for starter (8:18). Later, Logan Paulsen is reporting from the NFL Combine in Indianapolis as the Commanders evaluate this new group of prospects (13:40). Then, players and staff toured the National Museum of African American History and Culture to honor Black History Month (18:11). Finally, the crew shares offseason storylines that they're interested in around the league (19:30).
Command Center | Episode 104
New assistant head coach and offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy has officially arrived for his first day of work for the Washington Commanders. We break down his first press conference and offer a look ahead at what's in store for the offense. Julie Donaldson is joined by Logan Paulsen and Fred Smoot to discuss the exciting day following his first press conference for the team (2:57). Then, Julie sits down with Eric Bieniemy for a one-on-one to talk all about his thoughts on the current offense and his time so far in Washington (6:14). Later, Julie is joined by CBS NFL analyst Trent Green for a talk back about Bieniemy's presence in Kansas City and what Commanders fans can look forward to seeing with this new offense (13:51). Finally, the crew plays 'Command' Phrase where they try and guess words and terms related to Washington (18:33).
Ron Rivera on his decision to have Sam Howell enter the offseason as Commanders QB1, Reid's influence on his career
Head coach Ron Rivera on his decision to have quarterback Sam Howell enter the offseason as the Washington Commanders starting quarterback, how Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid has influenced his career.
Doug Williams discusses significance of first-ever Super Bowl featuring two Black starting QBs
Former Washington quarterback and Super Bowl XXII MVP Doug Williams reflects on what it was like being the first Black QB to start a Super Bowl and discusses the historical significance of this year's first-ever Super Bowl matchup between two Black starting quarterbacks.
Command Center | Episode 105
Command Center features its best of Commander Code. We start off with an interview from Super Bowl Radio Row with Doug Williams (:25). Then, the show is joined by guests Brian Mitchell and Jonathan Allen, Antonio Gibson and Shawn Springs, Logan Thomas and Vernon Davis, and Jahan Dotson and Santana Moss.
Command Center | Episode 101
Following a Chiefs win at the Super Bowl, Michael Jenkins, Logan Paulsen, and Fred Smoot are back at Command Center. First, the crew breaks down some of the highlights from Sunday's big win for Kansas City (1:40). Then, Michael, Logan, and Fred share their thoughts about the Bradberry penalty and the great games had by both quarterbacks in the Super Bowl for a Mission Debrief (6:28). Later, the radio broadcast team shared their top moments from the 2022 season (10:48), the crew gives their thoughts as well (12:20). Additionally, the offseason is officially underway for all teams and Julie Donaldson was joined by team president Jason Wright for an interview on Radio Row (15:07). Lastly, the crew shares what storylines they're looking forward to most for the commanders this offseason (18:23).
Command Center: Super Bowl | 2.12.23
Command Center takes the road to Phoenix, Arizona for exclusive interviews and content from Super Bowl LVII. SVP of Media and Content Julie Donaldson sits down with Washington legend Doug Williams and former Washington tight end Vernon Davis on Radio Row. And Commanders Fan of the Year, Hogfarmer Chris, joins Julie at the NFL Fan Experience.
Command Center: Super Bowl | 2.11.23
Command Center takes the road to Phoenix, Arizona for exclusive interviews and content from Super Bowl LVII. SVP of Media and Content Julie Donaldson sits down with Commanders President Jason Wright. Plus, Julie sits down with coach Jennifer King on Radio Row to recap her offseason.
Command Center: Super Bowl | 2.10.23
Command Center takes the road to Phoenix, Arizona for exclusive interviews and content from Super Bowl LVII. SVP of Media and Content Julie Donaldson interviews Commanders from the NFL Honors red carpet. Plus, Julie sits down with wide receiver Jahan Dotson on Radio Row to discuss his rookie season and the Commanders' offensive weapons.
Command Center: Super Bowl | 2.9.23
Command Center takes the road to Phoenix, Arizona for exclusive interviews and content from Super Bowl LVII. SVP of Media and Content Julie Donaldson sits down with head coach Ron Rivera to discuss his busy offseason and earning the NFL's Salute to Service award. Plus, Julie catches up with Commanders players and media members on Radio Row. And, London Fletcher joins the show to breakdown the keys to winning this Super Bowl matchup.
Command Center | Episode 100
The countdown to the Super Bowl begins and Julie Donaldson is reporting from Phoenix, Arizona for the Commanders. First, Command Center goes inside the matchup to discuss what needs to happen for a Kansas City or a Philadelphia win (1:31). And, following being announced the recipient of the Salute to Service award, Head Coach Ron Rivera sits down for an interview with Julie Donaldson (5:51). Later on, Jonathan Allen had his second Pro Bowl appearance, Logan Paulsen and London Fletcher are in the film room to break down some of his best plays (8:45). Then, Ryan Kerrigan is mic'd up and back at the Senior Bowl as a coach (14:47). Finally, Julie and London share their keys to winning (19:31).
'It brings everything into perspective' | One-on-one with Ron Rivera
Julie Donaldson goes 1-on-1 with Commanders Head Coach Ron Rivera from Super Bowl LVII to discuss winning the Salute to Service Award Presented by USAA, along with an update on the offseason search for the team's next offensive coordinator.
Command Center | Episode 98
Julie Donaldson and London Fletcher are bringing you all of the content from the Pro Bowl Games and taking you through what to expect under the new format in Las Vegas. Julie and London go inside the matchup to talk about the different ways the Pro Bowlers will get to show their competitive spirits' (2:15). Next, Logan Paulsen is reporting from Mobile, Alabama to keep you up to date on all of the happenings with some of the country's top NFL prospects and changes in coaching staff at the Senior Bowl (5:40). Then, senior writer Zach Selby has been at the East-West Shrine Bowl in Las Vegas, bringing you player interviews some more top prospects (8:13). Later, Logan and Santana Moss hit the film room to break down some of Terry McLaurin's best plays this season(14:04). Finally, Jennifer King caught up with Logan to talk about her experience coaching at the Senior Bowl (19:48).
Command Center | Episode 99
The Pro Bowl Games have officially ended and Julie Donaldson and London Fletcher get to discuss their favorite parts of the events in Las Vegas. First, the two give a recap of what they saw from the Commanders' five Pro Bowlers over the week (1:43). Then, Julie Donaldson is joined by Jonathan Allen (2:59), Daron Payne (3:27), Jeremy Reaves (4:03), Tress Way (4:53), for some post-game interviews. Later, Julie and London are back at Allegiant Stadium for a Pro Bowl mission debrief (5:27). Next, Jeremy Reaves is mic'd up in Vegas for a field pass (8:36). In addition, Logan Paulsen is joined by Doug Williams at the Senior Bowl to talk about an important moment for his family (15:20). Later, Pro Bowler and Commanders safety Jeremy Reaves does a post-game interview at the NFL Youth Championship with one of the youth flag football champions (18:51). Finally, Julie and London share what they're looking forward to seeing most at the Super Bowl this Sunday (19:42).
Command Center | Episode 97
Julie Donaldson is with London Fletcher and Bram Weinstein as they discuss the 2022 season. Then, the crew talks the Washington QB carousel this season and how the dynamic weapons helped with the uncertainty (2:12). Next, it's time to focus on the defense and how the big dawgs on the line lead the way for another dominate performance throughout the season (4:37). Plus, Julie sits down with Head Coach Ron Rivera to talk about the positives he is taking into the offseason and what steps he is taking headed into 2023 (8:53). Then, an exclusive interview with Curtis Samuel where he talks about making history as the first ever player to score a Commanders Touchdown (13:19). Finally, the crew counts down the top 10 plays from the Washington Commanders this season (15:53).
Command Center | Episode 97
Julie Donaldson is with London Fletcher and Bram Weinstein as they discuss the 2022 season. Then, the crew talks the Washington QB carousel this season and how the dynamic weapons helped with the uncertainty (2:12). Next, it's time to focus on the defense and how the big dawgs on the line lead the way for another dominate performance throughout the season (4:37). Plus, Julie sits down with Head Coach Ron Rivera to talk about the positives he is taking into the offseason and what steps he is taking headed into 2023 (8:53). Then, an exclusive interview with Curtis Samuel where he talks about making history as the first ever player to score a Commanders Touchdown (13:19). Finally, the crew counts down the top 10 plays from the Washington Commmander's this season (15:53).