Redskins Rookie Report Week Ten: Redskins defeat Bucs 16-3

Redskins Rookie Report Week Ten:  Redskins defeat Bucs 16-3

Let’s take a look at the rookies for the Washington Redskins and the contributions they provide. We will be tracking this weekly. CB Adonis Alexander: Alexander did not have any defensive snaps. LB Shaun Dion Hamilton: Dion Hamilton has become a strong special teams player for the Redskins. Yesterday he participated in 13 special teams snaps. He did not play in any defensive snaps. He did not record a tackle. On the season, he has…

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Redskins Rookie Report: Win over Dallas

Redskins Rookie Report:  Win over Dallas

Let’s take a look at the rookies for the Washington Redskins and the contributions they provide.  We will be tracking this weekly. CB Adonis Alexander:  Alexander did not have any defensive snaps, but appear in 10 special teams play.  Alexander will learn and grow with the defense and while he does that he will continue to play on special teams coverages. S Troy Apke:  Apke was inactive due to injury.  Apke was listed as doubtful…

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How the Redskins Draft Will Impact their Roster

How the Redskins Draft Will Impact their Roster

Now that the 2018 NFL Draft is over, it’s time to consider how the players selected will affect the roster that finally takes the field for real games in early September. For a quick refresher on who the Skins added in the Draft, see THIS and THIS. QUARTERBCK (3) Alex Smith, Colt McCoy, Kevin Hogan No quarterbacks taken, which is whatI expected. I think the Skins like Kevin Hogan, whom they recently acquired in a…

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Grading the 2018 Redskins Draft Class, Rounds 4-7

Grading the 2018 Redskins Draft Class, Rounds 4-7

Also read Grading the Redskins 2018 Draft Class, Rounds 1-3 Round 4, 109 overall — S Troy Apke, Penn State I had to check myself after I saw this pick. It’s clear the Skins front office has a plan when drafting mid-round defensive backs — they go for athletes and then try to get them coached up. This is what the Skins did last year when they took Montae Nicholson in the fourth round of…

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Skins Happy With NFL Draft

Skins Happy With NFL Draft

Coming off a very successful 2017 draft, where all ten selections are still with the club, Washington was looking to build on their “youth movement” The Redskins started and ended with eight selections, but managed to wheel and deal and end up with a third round selection (which they were lacking) in exchange for one of their third round picks. Before we breakdown an overview of the selections, let’s hear what Head Coach Jay Gruden…

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