3:05 AM EDT, Fri July 20, 2018
Hogs Haven

Trading players: who should the Redskins try to trade away during training camp?

Something is better than nothing, so they say... should the Redskins try to get value for players that they know aren’t going to make the regular season roster? Around the time of the 3rd preseason game, there will be a small flurry of trades among NFL teams, as franchises try to bolster roster depth, cover for injuries, and get some value for players who are unlikely to survive the roster cut. The principle at play for the franchise front office is usually this: if you’re gonna cut a player anyway, you might as well try to get some value back for him, and a low round draft pick is...

Hogs Haven

Sunday Slop: Redskins news of the day

A look at the top Redskins stories of the day Derrius Guice, healthy offensive line can help solve the Redskins run game woes | ESPN Still, it’s a respected line when healthy. The injuries along the front changed their run game last season. In Weeks 1-8, the Redskins ranked 17th in yards per carry, 23rd in total carries and eighth in yards before contact. After the injuries took a toll, in weeks 9-17, they ranked last in yards before first contact, 24th in attempts and last in yards per carry, according to ESPN Stats & Information. Potential upside, outweighs the risks in Redskins...

Riggo's Rag

Phil Taylor: The forgotten Washington Redskins defensive tackle

There was a time when Phil Taylor was a top NFL defensive lineman, but injuries have stymied his career and he is on his final chance with the Washington Redskins. The summer of 2017 held a lot of promise for Phil Taylor. The Redskins coaches were encouraged with his work ethic and progress. He was […] Phil Taylor: The forgotten Washington Redskins defensive tackle - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

ClutchPoints

Redskins news: Josh Doctson looking to do ‘huge things’ in Year 3

Washington Redskins wide receiver Josh Doctson has yet to live up to his status as a former first-round pick. After an injury plagued-rookie year, he put up underwhelming stats of 35 catches for 502 yards in 16 games last year. But as Doctson told Drew Davison of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, he his sights set […] The post Redskins news: Josh Doctson looking to do ‘huge things’ in Year 3 appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Hogs Haven

Daily Slop: Redskins Media Links Roundup

A collection of Redskins articles from around the web Jim Tomsula says Redskins defensive line is confident, but not arrogant, entering Year 2 | Redskins XTRA | richmond.comASHBURN — After high hopes turned into an injury-plagued season in 2017, defensive line coach Jim Tomsula is excited about the weapons he has at his disposal as heads into Trey Quinn has played with Derrius Guice before and is ready to do it again | NBC Sports WashingtonTrey Quinn has already been on the same team as Derrius Guice once and it sounds like he can't wait to do it again. McElroy: Former...

Riggo's Rag

Redskins: 3 teams that should make trade offers for Rob Kelley

The Washington Redskins have a lot of talent at the running back position. Among that group is Rob Kelley, but he might have a bit of trouble making the roster. Last season, the Washington Redskins cycled through many running backs as they dealt with injury issues at the position. But the issue at the position […] Redskins: 3 teams that should make trade offers for Rob Kelley - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.