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Hogs Haven Jun 20, 2018
Daily Slop: Alex Smith makes strong first impression; Josh Doctson can reward Redskins patience with a big season

Daily Slop: Alex Smith makes strong first impression; Josh Doctson can reward Redskins patience with a big season

A collection of Redskins articles from around the web Solid offseason helps Washington Redskins address problem areas - Washington Redskins Blog- ESPNWith the Kirk Cousins drama behind them, the Redskins focused on shoring up weaknesses in running the ball and defending the run. Need to Know: Redskins QB Alex Smith understands that expectations will be high immediately | NBC Sports WashingtonNeed to Know: Alex Smith understands that his learning curve must end when Week 1 comes around. Also, Jonathan Allen's progress and the possibility of no QB3 again this year. Josh Doctson...
Hogs Haven Jun 18, 2018
Tweet of the Day: Da’Ron Payne ahead of schedule

Tweet of the Day: Da’Ron Payne ahead of schedule

Redskins’ first-round selection Da’Ron Payne is impressing team veterans before training camp even kicks off.Chris Thompson says that Payne can already hold his own against one of the league’s best offensive guards and fellow first-round pick Brandon Scherff.Teammates also mentioned they believe Payne is slightly ahead of where defensive tackle Jonathan Allen was at mentally and physically heading into training camp last year. Redskins rookie DT Daron Payne has exceeded teammates expectations https://t.co/FVfL8T347I via @theredskinswire #Redskins #HTTR #USATODAYSMG— Lake Lewis Jr...
Hogs Haven Jun 14, 2018
Redskins Season Predictions: Jonathan Allen Will Have 45 Tackles, 6 sacks

Redskins Season Predictions: Jonathan Allen Will Have 45 Tackles, 6 sacks

Before injury in 2017, Redskins rookie defensive tackle Jonathan Allen was a force to be reckoned with. The 6’3” 290 pound 3-4 defensive end was stout against the run, and showed a nice repertoire of pass rush moves from his interior spot along the defensive line. Unfortunately, a lisfranc injury put the talented rookie on season-ending IR after just five games. It was rumored that Allen was recovering well, and may have been ready to be brought back for the Skins final few games last season, but with the team out of contention for a playoff bid, the medical staff chose to error on the...
Hogs Haven Jun 10, 2018
Redskins Season Predictions: Ryan Kerrigan and Preston Smith Combine for 20 Sacks

Redskins Season Predictions: Ryan Kerrigan and Preston Smith Combine for 20 Sacks

Last season, Ryan Kerrigan and Preston Smith combined for 21 sacks - 13 by Kerrigan and 8 from Smith. As a team, the Redskins had 42 sacks on the season. The 2018 offseason saw the Skins focus heavily on the defensive front. Alabama defensive tackle Da’Ron Payne was selected at number 13 overall. The Redskins went back to the defensive tackle pool again in the fifth round, getting a steal in Virginia Tech defender Tim Settle (a prospect many had projected in the 2nd or 3rd round). Getting a healthy Jonathan Allen back this season will further bolster a unit that saw significant...
Riggo's Rag May 31, 2018

After years of neglect, defensive line is now a strength for the Redskins

The Washington Redskins went 17 seasons without drafting a defensive lineman in Round 1. That changed last year with the selection of Jonathan Allen. In last month’s NFL Draft, Washington once again drafted an Alabama defensive lineman in Daron Payne. Now, the Washington Redskins are hoping that the moves pay off this upcoming season. It’s not […] After years of neglect, defensive line is now a strength for the Redskins - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Fox Sports May 31, 2018
Alabama Line: Payne joins Allen to help Redskins stop run

Alabama Line: Payne joins Allen to help Redskins stop run

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) The Washington Redskins have paired two Alabama defensive linemen in an effort to upgrade their run defense, drafting Daron Payne to join Jonathan Allen in consecutive year first-round picks.

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