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2016 Schedule
9-7, 1st in NFC East
Norman 'couldn't care less' about Beckham Jr. comments (1:52)
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1dJohn Keim

Redskins CB Norman laughs off Beckham's jabs

"I don't know how you respond to that other than laugh," Josh Norman told Business Insider in response to Odell Beckham Jr. saying that the new Redskins CB was made "relevant" by the Giants WR.

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1dJohn Keim

Redskins release veteran LB Adam Hayward

Washington, trying to develop younger backups, will save $885,000 against the salary cap by releasing veteran special teamer Adam Heyward.

Bomani: Beckham Jr.'s comments on Norman 'arrogant' (0:44)
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1dJohn Clayton

Ranking next year's top 25 NFL free agents

Redskins QB Kirk Cousins, who's playing under the franchise tag, and Cardinals DB Tyrann Mathieu, who's coming back from a knee injury, are among the top projected free agents in the 2017 class.

OBJ, Norman trash talk continues (1:41)
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3dJohn Keim

Beckham says Norman 'relevant because of me'

Odell Beckham Jr. told GQ that Josh Norman is in Washington because of him and called him signing there this offseason a "smart business move."


Rookie WRs earn high marks in Madden

The Redskins' Josh Doctson, Vikings' Laquon Treadwell and Texans' Will Fuller are rated second, third and fourth, respectively, among rookie WRs in the Madden NFL 17 video game. Who is No. 1? Madden rookie ratings

Redskins are tough on key downs

Washington's defense allowed an NFL-best conversion rate of just 49 percent with 1-2 yards to go on third down, fourth down or at the goal line, notes Football Outsiders. Sneaky strengths (Insider)

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4dJohn Keim

Washington Redskins superfan Chief Zee dies

The Washington Redskins mourned the passing of superfan Zema Williams on Tuesday. Williams, who was known as "Chief Zee", attended games since 1978.

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The Redskins signed receiver Dez Stewart, the team announced Monday. Stewart was an undrafted free agent from Ohio Dominican who was originally signed by Tampa Bay. Stewart was released with an injury settlement earlier this offseason. In college, Stewart caught 196 passes for 3,197 yards and 25 touchdowns. He also had 416 yards in kick returns and 171 in punt returns. Stewart is 6-foot, 203 pounds and was timed in the 40-yard dash at 4.43 seconds in his Pro Day.

Redskins' D faces biggest question (1:44)
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5dAaron Schatz

Under-the-radar strength of every NFL offense

Patriots RB Dion Lewis dominated opponents after the catch, while Washington QB Kirk Cousins thrived on play-action. Aaron Schatz delves into the hidden strength of each offense.

Training camp 60 second preview (1:07)
My Wish: RG III gave Lateef the confidence he needed (2:35)
Cousins puts himself in position to cash in next offseason (0:54)

Cousins' numbers not enough?

Kirk Cousins will reportedly play the 2016 season under the franchise tag for $19.95 million. The only previous NFL quarterback to do so was Drew Brees in 2005, before leaving San Diego for New Orleans.

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8dJohn Keim

No deal: Cousins to be 2nd QB to play with tag

Kirk Cousins will become the second quarterback to play under the franchise tag after he and the Redskins failed to reach a long-term deal prior to Friday's deadline.

Team Stats

Passing Yards255.911th
Rushing Yards97.920th
Points For24.310th
Points Against23.717th

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