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Jordan Reed, Junior Galette are back on the practice field

Tight end Jordan Reed got his first practice of the summer in on Wednesday and another Redskins player resumed practicing after a shorter layoff. Linebacker Junior Galette went through practice for the first time since injuring his hamstring before the team’s first preseason game. Galette is trying to make it back into action after tearing [more]

Who wins the NFC East?

With the regular season approaching quickly, it’s time to eat the low-hanging fruit when it comes to fashioning the PFT Live question of the day. We’ll be asking which team will win each division, beginning with one of the more competitive divisions in football: The NFC East, a division captured by the Cowboys in 2016. [more]

Washington activates Jordan Reed off PUP

Washington activated Jordan Reed from the physically unable to perform list Sunday after he passed a physical. The Pro Bowl tight end missed training camp with an injury to his left big toe. Reed said last week he expected to return before Washington’s third preseason game against the Bengals. He has worked on the side, [more]

Kirk Cousins reiterates that he wants to stay in Washington

Kirk Cousins recently said he wants to never change teams. Which means, obviously, he wants to stay where he is. In an interview televised during Saturday’s broadcast of preseason action against Green Bay, Cousins made it clear that he wants to be in Washington for his full career. “So I want to be a Washington [more]

Kirk Cousins gets on the board, but there’s still work to do

After the Redskins’ first preseason game, quarterback Kirk Cousins said that the offense had a long way to go thanks to a pair of three-and-outs while he was in the game. Cousins got more done on Saturday night against the Packers, but the feeling that there’s more to do before the regular season probably will [more]

TD pass wraps up Aaron Rodgers’ short night of good work

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers looked just fine in his first preseason appearance this summer. The Packers announced before the game that Rodgers would play one possession and he made the most of it. Rodgers went 6-of-8 for 37 yards, including a three-yard touchdown to his new tight end Martellus Bennett to wrap up the drive. [more]

Washington waives WR Kendal Thompson with injury settlement

Washington announced it has waived receiver Kendal Thompson with an injury settlement. Thompson, 25, signed with Washington as an undrafted free agent out of Utah in 2016. He was waived before the start of the season but brought back on the practice squad. Washington signed him to a future/reserve contract in January but a leg [more]

McCloughan: Jags should be patient with QBs they have

Former San Francisco and Washington G.M. Scot McCloughan made his first visit to PFT Live (as a non-G.M.) on Monday, and I had a project for him. I pretended to be Tom Coughlin (Scot even called five minutes early), and I asked him to pretend to be G.M. Dave Caldwell. We then tried to identify [more]

Scot McCloughan visits PFT Live on Friday

He recently has emerged as a compelling and informative presence on Twitter. On Friday, he’ll make a phone call to PFT Live. Former San Francisco and Washington G.M. Scot McCloughan will join the show at 8:35 a.m. ET to talk some football. And only football. We won’t be delving in to his departure from Washington [more]

Josh Doctson returns to individual drills

Washington receiver Josh Doctson participated in individual drills Wednesday as he works his way back from the hamstring he “slightly” pulled Aug. 6. “Doctson went out and did some individual today, and he’s getting better day to day,” coach Jay Gruden said in a team Facebook Live stream. The Redskins will monitor Doctson this week [more]

Kirk Cousins: I want to remain with one team my entire career

Washington quarterback Kirk Cousins is set to become a free agent seven months, but he says he’s not looking to sign with another team. Cousins told Sal Paolantonio of ESPN that he loves playing where he is and hopes to remain where he is for life. “I would love to be . . . a [more]

Report: Su’a Cravens to have knee surgery

When Jay Gruden spoke to reporters on Saturday about the knee injury suffered by safety Su'a Cravens in the Redskins’ first preseason game, he said there was no sign of structural damage but that doctors would take another look once the swelling went down. That second glance has reportedly led to a decision to have [more]

Jordan Reed’s toe improving, expects to be back shortly

Jordan Reed didn’t practice with his teammates during the final day of Redskins training camp on Sunday, but he thinks he’ll be back in drills with them soon. Reed worked on a side field while wearing new cleats fitted with orthotics to protect the injured toe that led the team to place him on the [more]

Washington signs OL Kendall Pace, LB Ron Thompson Jr.

Washington signed offensive lineman Kendall Pace and linebacker Ron Thompson Jr., the team announced Sunday. It waived safety Tim Scott and receiver Kendal Thompson to make room, with Kendal Thompson carrying an injury designation. Pace played in all 40 games on the offensive line at Columbia, with 39 career starts. He concluded his career with [more]

Phil Taylor continues stunning comeback

One of the most overlooked stories of the preseason is unfolding in Washington, where defensive tackle Phil Taylor  is on track to earn a spot in the Week One starting lineup after two years out of football. His new head coach wasn’t even aware that Taylor was out of football. “I was in Cincinnati for [more]

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