The Redskins took a step toward finalizing their 53-man roster on Friday by waiving eight players, including cornerback Richard Crawford.
Redskins starters will not play against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Thursday’s preseason finale, coach Jay Gruden said on Tuesday.
The Redskins trimmed their roster to 75 players on Tuesday morning a few hours before the NFL’s 4 p.m. deadline.
In the end, Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather could not escape his checkered track record.
Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins will take the majority of the snaps in Thursday’s preseason finale against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. That’s when the fight against human nature begins.
Redskins safety Phillip Thomas will undergo tests on a sore left foot one year after missing the entire season with a Lisfranc sprain.
The Redskins made their first round of cuts on Sunday, releasing veteran linebacker Rob Jackson and eight other players.
The Washington Post’s editorial board has taken a definitive position on the Redskins team name, in discontinuing usage of the term it believes “disparages Native Americans.”
Despite the ongoing controversy surrounding its team name, the Washington Redskins still are more valuable than ever.
Royster, 26, is competing with Chris Thompson, Lache Seastrunk and college free agent Silas Redd for what will likely be one last spot at running back behind Alfred Morris and Roy Helu.