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    Bills don’t think Washington used Josh Norman properly

    Getty Images Washington couldn’t wait to get rid of Josh Norman, even after hiring his old coach. But another of his old bosses was all too happy to bring him in, and hopes he can return to his old form. During a conference call Thursday, Bills General Manager Brandon Beane believes they can...
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    Kendall Fuller “couldn’t wait to jump” on chance to return to Washington

    Getty Images Kendall Fuller didn’t leave Washington by choice in 2018, but his return to the team was entirely up to him. Fuller was traded to Kansas City as part of the deal that sent quarterback Alex Smith to Washington and capped his two years with the Chiefs with a win-sealing interception...
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    Brandon Scherff will sign franchise tender

    Getty Images Some players who get franchise tags hold off on signing their tenders throughout the offseason, but that’s not the case for Washington right guard Brandon Scherff. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that Scherff is signing his tender from the team. If Scherff plays out the 2020 season...
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    Thomas Davis: Washington defense can “wreck the game”

    Getty Images When linebacker Thomas Davis agreed to a contract with Washington, it didn’t take long to come up with a reason why the veteran would continue his career with the NFC East squad. Head coach Ron Rivera was Davis’ coach with the Panthers for eight seasons before Davis signed with...
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    Kyle Allen has mindset that he will compete for starting job

    Getty Images New Washington coach Ron Rivera traded for his former backup quarterback in Carolina, Kyle Allen, last week. But Rivera said Dwayne Haskins would go into any quarterback competition with the starting job his to lose. Allen understands his role but wants at least to push Haskins to...
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    Thomas Davis knows Ron Rivera can thrive with no offseason

    Getty Images Ageless linebacker Thomas Davis has reunited with Ron Rivera in Washington. And Davis knows from Rivera’s first year as a head coach in Carolina that he’ll be able to get the job done even without an offseason. That’s precisely what Rivera had to do in Carolina nine years ago...
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    J.D. McKissic will get chances in passing game

    Getty Images J.D. McKissic has 70 catches in his four-year career. Christian McCaffrey had 116 last season. Why is this relevant? McKissic signed with Washington, which now has Ron Rivera as its head coach and Scott Turner as its offensive coordinator. McKissic joined a crowded backfield for...
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    Ray Horton compares Quinton Dunbar to “a young Richard Sherman”

    Getty Images Former Washington Redskins defensive backs coach Ray Horton had a specific name in mind when asked for a comparison for new Seattle Seahawks cornerback Quinton Dunbar. His answer was a name those in Seattle are exceedingly familiar with. “To me, it would be Richard Sherman,”...
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    Ron Rivera: We’ll go into camp believing Dwayne Haskins is the starter

    Getty Images Washington head coach Ron Rivera has talked about having a competition for the starting quarterback job since taking the job early this year. He’s talked about a healthy Alex Smith potentially being a foil for Dwayne Haskins and left the door open for the team to draft a...
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    Washington signs Ronald Darby

    Getty Images Free agent cornerback Ronald Darby is heading to Washington. Darby agreed to a one-year deal today, according to multiple reports. Last year Darby started 11 games for the Eagles before he was placed on injured reserve with a hip injury. Darby was a second-round pick of the...
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    Cam Newton posts video of throwing session, with a new message

    Getty Images Four days after the Panthers dumped quarterback Cam Newton, he continues to prepare for his second act. But he wants one thing to be clear: He’s no long shot. “People love a good underdog story,” Newton said on Instagram with his trademark tough-to-decipher font. “This ain’t that...
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    Quinton Dunbar says he wanted to be in Seattle, contract won’t be an issue

    Getty Images New Seahawks cornerback Quinton Dunbar comes to Seattle after a trade from the Washington Redskins earlier this week with just one year remaining on his current contract. Dunbar had expressed a desire to get out of Washington with the status of his contract being one sticking...
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    Washington signs Jeremy Vujnovich

    Getty Images Washington made official the signing of linebacker Thomas Davis Sr., who reunites with coach Ron Rivera. The team also announced the addition of offensive lineman Jeremy Vujnovich. Vujnovich, 29, is entering his fourth NFL season. He did not play last season after the Cardinals...
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    Washington reaches agreement with Cody Latimer

    Getty Images Washington has reached agreement on a deal with receiver Cody Latimer, Mike Garafolo of NFL Media reports. Latimer, 27, spent the past two seasons with the Giants. He played 15 games with 10 starts in 2019, making 24 catches for 300 yards and two touchdowns. Latimer saw action on...
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    Cam Newton: “They gave up on me”

    Getty Images Free-agent quarterback Cam Newton is now waiting for his next NFL opportunity. In the meantime, he’s working out — and sharing his workouts on social media. A set of images and videos includes one in which Newton, after a set of pulldowns (great for the arms, I think it is), says...
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