Redskins Coach Jay Gruden has said Roy Helu and Chris Thompson will be candidates for the third down running back role. But Gruden also didn't rule out looking elsewhere, either.
Fan mailbag questions: Looking at the importance of leadership, how Jim Haslett's new defense will work and other topics on the minds of Redskins Nation.
Brian Orakpo doesn't seem to mind the franchise tag, but questions still remain about his future.

Team talk

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    Comments (1)
    After a sluggish start, Robert Griffin III and the Redskins' offense produced points on four consecutive drives spanning the second and third quarters to seize control in Philly.
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    WASHINGTON (AP) It has something like the feel of 2005, when someone posted a sign that read ``Five in a row or we don't go!'' in the locker room. The Washington Redskins, 5-6 at the time without much of an offense, then somehow rolled off five straight to claim a wild-...
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    IRVING, Texas (AP) The Dallas Cowboys should know this drill by now. The only thing left is figuring out how to win a playoffs-or-bust game at an NFC East rival in the final game of the season. The Cowboys flopped badly in Philadelphia in 2008, and were better but still...
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    Coach Mike Shanahan said the Redskins emerged mostly unscathed from Sunday's 27-20 victory in Philly.
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    Coach Mike Shanahan to his players: Getting to the playoffs is only the first step toward accomplishing the team's goals.
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    Comments (2)
    Robert Griffin III's knee proved good enough, Maurice Hurt filled in admirably and the Ryan Kerrigan-led defense produced a pair of pivotal turnovers in Philly.
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    CLEVELAND (AP) The Indians' pitch to bring Nick Swisher ``home'' worked. Two people familiar with the negotiations said Swisher has agreed to a $56 million, four-year contract with the Indians, who used the free agent outfielder's deep Ohio connections to persuade him to...


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    Washington Redskins Stats
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    R. Griffin IIIQB456274320360.116
    K. CousinsQB1558185452.34

    Alfred MorrisRB276127574.62
    Robert Griffin IIIQB8648905.69
    Roy Helu Jr.RB6227444.42
    Darrel YoungRB124133.42
    Santana MossWR32508.33

    Pierre GarconWR1131346511.91
    Jordan ReedTE45499311.09
    Santana MossWR42452210.76
    Roy Helu Jr.RB3125108.10
    Leonard HankersonWR30375312.50
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    Schedule 2013
    19/9vs. PhiL 33-27
    29/15@ GBL 38-20
    39/22vs. DetL 27-20
    49/29@ OakW 24-14
    5Bye Week
    610/13@ DalL 31-16
    710/20vs. ChiW 45-41
    810/27@ DenL 45-21
    911/3vs. SDW 30-24 (OT)
    1011/7@ MinL 34-27
    1111/17@ PhiL 24-16
    1211/25vs. SFL 27-6
    1312/1vs. NYGL 24-17
    1412/8vs. KCL 45-10
    1512/15@ AtlL 27-26
    1612/22vs. DalL 24-23
    1712/29@ NYGL 20-6
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    No Recent Injuries for this team
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