Washington Redskins

Stadium: FedEx Field | Coach: Jay Gruden
Team RankingOverallRushingPassing
Offense13th105.7 (19th)252.9 (11th)
Defense20th107.6 (12th)249.4 (24th)
2015 Draft
Rnd#PlayerPos.School
15Brandon ScherffOTIOWA
238Preston SmithDEMISSST
395Matt JonesRBFLA
4105Jamison CrowderWRDUKE
4112Arie KouandjioOGBAMA
5141Martrell SpaightILBARK
6181Kyshoen JarrettSSVATECH
6182Tevin MitchelCBARK
6187Evan SpencerWROHIOST
7222Austin ReiterCSFLA

Schedule

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Standings

NFC
East
Overall
W-L-T
Division
W-L-T
Dallas12-4-04-2-0
Philadelphia10-6-04-2-0
New York6-10-02-4-0
Washington4-12-02-4-0
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Redskins release CB Tracy Porter
by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer

Oft-injured cornerback Tracy Porter was released by the Redskins on Wednesday, the team announced. Porter was not at the start of OTAs on Tuesday due to a missed flight.

The corner did not see much action in Washington after signing a two-year, $6 million contract, appearing in just two games due to shoulder issues. His release will save the Redskins $2.2 million against the salary cap. 

Porter has 10 interceptions over seven NFL seasons with the Saints, Broncos, Raiders and Redskins. 

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Redskins release G Chris Chester
by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer

The Redskins released guard Chris Chester on Wednesday, the team announced. Chester has started 64 consecutive games with the team. 

Chester, who signed as a free agent with Washington in 2011, was scheduled to make $3.5 million in base salary this season. The move opens the door for Spencer Long to take over at the guard position. 

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Redskins RB Alfred Morris ready for power running game
by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer

Running back Alfred Morris has excelled during his first three seasons in the NFL, and this year, the Redskins' back is eager to get the ball as the team transitions from a zone-blocking scheme to a power style, per ESPN.com. 

The strategy requires less cutting and more downhill running, something Morris, who has rushed for nearly 4,000 yards, is familiar with from his time in college. 

"I feel I'm better at downhill plays anyway," he said. "You know what's coming. It's a knockout, drag-out style of play. I don't shy away from contact. It's right up my alley. I thoroughly enjoy it."

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Trent Williams misses Redskins practice due to delayed flight
by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com

Redskins left tackle Trent Williams was unable to make Tuesday's practice due to his flight out of Houston getting delayed, according to The Washington Post .

The city of Houston dealt with flooding after a severe storm hit the area. His flight was orginally scheduled for Monday night. 

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Redskins' coach says RG3 was 'doing fine' in first OTA
by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer

Redskins coach Jay Gruden said quarterback Robert Griffin III looked good and was "doing fine" during Thursday's OTA. Gruden also said Griffin's work ethic "has never been a question", according to the Washington Post

Gruden went on to say that he still believes familiarity will help Griffin's confidence this season. 

For his part, Griffin said he felt good being on the field and he's glad to have some continuity this season amongst the league, coach, and himself.

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