WASHINGTON — The Redskins have announced their team captains for 2016. They’ll be represented by two players on offense, two on defense and one on special teams.
Quarterback Kirk Cousins and Trent Williams are offensive captains; Will Compton and DeAngelo Hall are the defensive leaders; and Niles Paul is the special teams representative.
Paul and Compton, two of the best Twitter follows on the entire roster, gave their reactions online.
Williams, Dashon Goldson and Tress Way were Redskins captains last season.