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For Terrelle Pryor, health will be a key ingredient to a potential 2018 rebound

Last year, when receiver Terrelle Pryor opted for a one-year deal with Washington after generating more than 1,000 receiving yards with the Browns in 2016, many expected Pryor to explode in an offense run by a franchise quarterback in Kirk Cousins. Instead, Pryor regressed. The key to a 2018 turnaround could be health. Pryor suffered [more]

Johnathan Hankins, Orlando Scandrick visiting Washington

Defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins and cornerback Orlando Scandrick both got released on Saturday and that’s not the only thing they’ll be sharing this weekend. Both men are going to kick off their hunt for a new job in the same place. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that both players are scheduled to be in [more]

Terrelle Pryor will visit Seattle on Sunday

Seattle continues to look for weapons to help Russell Wilson, with Terrelle Pryor the latest receiver the Seahawks are recruiting. Pryor will visit the Seahawks on Sunday, Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports. Pryor is in Cleveland today but to support Ohio State in the NCAA wrestling championships and not to visit [more]

Bashaud Breeland failed physical, will not sign with Panthers

Free agent cornerback Bashaud Breeland agreed to terms on a contract with the Panthers before free agency officially opened. But he won’t be a Panther after all. The Panthers announced today that Breeland failed his physical and will not sign with the team. There’s no word on the reason for the failed physical. Breeland played [more]

Washington rolls the dice on Paul Richardson

Most free agents get paid based on a presumption that past production will continue. Some get paid based on a prediction that new levels of production will be realized. Washington paid receiver Paul Richardson on the possibility that he’ll step up in 2018. (If not, they paid him way too much.) Richardon’s deal includes a [more]

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie doesn’t plan to sign until April

Cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie was released by the Giants last weekend, giving him a head start on this year’s free agent class when it came to finding a new job but Rodgers-Cromartie hasn’t signed with a new team. It will apparently be some time before that changes. Rodgers-Cromartie took a visit to Washington this week that [more]

Ryan Grant visiting Colts, “would be able to play” now

Wide receiver Ryan Grant‘s deal with the Ravens is off, so he’s headed to visit with a team that used to call Baltimore home. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that Grant will visit with the Colts as he looks for a home for the 2018 season. The Colts lost Donte Moncrief to the Jaguars in [more]

Washington keeps linebacker Zach Brown

After watching players parade out the door yesterday, Washington kept a key one today. According to J.P. Finlay of NBC Sports Washington, linebacker Zach Brown has agreed to terms on a new deal. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network pegged the three-year deal at $24 million. Brown has played back-to-back years on one-year deals with [more]

Giants interested in Rams center John Sullivan

Giants General Manager Dave Gettleman is serious about fixing his offensive line. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Giants have invited Rams center John Sullivan to visit, leaving open the question of whether Sullivan accepted their invitation. Washington is also interested, after losing center Spencer Long to the Jets. The 32-year-old Sullivan [more]

Wideout Brian Quick staying in Washington

On a day marked by outgoings that were long in the making, Washington did a bit of quick business Thursday. According to Kareem Copeland of the Washington Post, free agent wide receiver Brian Quick is staying put in Washington. Contract details weren’t available, but it’s good for them to actually keep one, since most of [more]

Report: Browns, Rams, 49ers interested in Terrelle Pryor

Terrelle Pryor struggled to find consistent playing time last year with the Washington Redskins, but that hasn’t appeared to stop him from garnering decent interest on the free agent market. According to Mike Silver of the NFL Network, Pryor is getting interest from the Los Angeles Rams, San Francisco 49ers and, his former team, the [more]

Reports: Tight end Niles Paul signing with Jaguars

Former Washington Redskins tight end Niles Paul is signing with the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to multiple reports. The deal was first reported by Ryan O’Halloran of the Florida Times-Union. Paul, a converted former wide receiver, has spent the first six years of his career with Washington. He’s appeared in 82 career games with 26 starts [more]

Jay Gruden: “No-brainer” to trade for Alex Smith

It has been more than a month since word of the trade sending Alex Smith to Washington first broke, but it didn’t become official until the start of the new league year Wednesday. That means Jay Gruden hasn’t been able to talk about his new quarterback in anything but the most general of terms. Now [more]

Washington announces Alex Smith trade

It seems like months ago that the Chiefs traded Alex Smith to Washington. The teams agreed to the trade on January 30, with the Chiefs getting cornerback Kendall Fuller and a third-round pick, but it didn’t become official until now. Washington announced the transaction, with Smith holding an introductory press conference tomorrow at the team [more]

Trent Murphy is heading to Buffalo

The Bills have shored up the middle of their defensive line, now they’re adding some pass rush. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Washington outside linebacker Trent Murphy is heading to the Bills. Adam Schefter of ESPN adds that it’s a three-year, $21 million deal. Murphy missed last season with a torn ACL [more]

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