Barry Cofield

Redskins release Stephen Bowen, re-sign Tom Compton

Shortly after news spread of the eventual release of defensive tackle Barry Cofield, the Redskins made the move official, along with the release of defensive end Stephen Bowen and the re-signing of offensive tackle Tom Compton.

Photo by Brian Murphy.

Photo by Brian Murphy.

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Redskins Sign Ricky Jean-Francois

The Redskins addressed one of their many offseason needs by signing veteran defensive lineman Ricky Jean-Francois to a three-year contract Thursday.

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Redskins Pros and Cons: Week 1

The Washington Redskins opened up the 2014 season with a new head coach and a new outlook on offense, defense and special teams. That said, it was uncertain what to expect heading into their first game of the year.

Fresh off a new six-year, $100 million contract all eyes were on Texans defensive end J.J. Watt, and for good reason. The fourth-year, two-time Pro Bowler played a big role in Houston’s 17-6 victory. His strong defensive effort included three tackles, five quarterback hits, one pass defended, a blocked extra point and fumble recovery.

Here are some of the positives and negatives the Redskins can take away from today’s game:

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Redskins training camp photo gallery – Day 2 AM practice

Day two of 2014 Redskins training camp went on with perfect weather and attendance from head coach Jay Gruden’s brother Jon and father Jim as well as Joe Theismann.

Check out some great photos from Day 2 of training camp.

Robert Griffin III eludes defenders. Photo by Jake Russell.

Robert Griffin III eludes defenders. Photo by Jake Russell.

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