A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Thursday, May 1, 2014.
All reports, rumors and conjecture are a reflection of the media conversation and are not endorsed or confirmed by the Washington Redskins.
-- Linebacker Brian Orakpo is looking to get a long-term deal from the Washington Redskins and believes that he has proven himself enough to this point to get a deal in place.
-- General manager Bruce Allen spoke out about the leadership in the locker room for the Redskins in 2014, saying that he is sure that other leaders will step up
after London Fletcher’s departure.
-- A look at the “ultimate draft plan”
for the Washington Redskins according to one writer, which includes going after the top safety and right tackle available when it’s time to select.
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