The Redskins began their first session of organized team activities (OTAs) on Tuesday with most players in attendance at the voluntary sessions.
Robert Griffin III was noticeably more relaxed when he reported for the Washington Redskins voluntary workouts.
Redskins rookie Preston Smith spent his first week in the NFL absorbing as much information as possible.
Maybe someday soon Matt Jones will be the Redskins’ starting running back. Maybe two years from now comparisons to bigger players like Marshawn Lynch or Frank Gore or Eddie Lacy will be apt.
Jamison Crowder is the smallest of the Redskins’ 2015 draft picks. He stands 5-foot-8. He weighs 180 pounds. He does not have the biggest hands or the longest arms and his 40-yard dash time at the NFL Scouting Combine in February was disappointing.
The Redskins have added six players to their 90-man roster, including free agent linebacker Alonzo Highsmith, Jr.
A week of classroom instruction and on-field work gave Redskins draft picks, practice squad veterans, undrafted free agents and rookie minicamp invites an idea of what awaits some of them this summer.
The Redskins began Day 3 of the NFL Draft by making use of the extra picks they acquired in a trade with the Seattle Seahawks.
The Redskins drafted Mississippi State outside linebacker Preston Smith and Florida running back Matt Jones in the second day of the draft.
The Redskins enter tonight’s NFL draft with plenty of needs and seven picks to try to fill them.