As a city, signing the biggest name in free agency is fairly normal in Washington. For more than a decade, it seemed the standard operating procedure for the Redskins.
The Fritz Pollard Alliance, an influential diversity group with strong ties to the NFL, wants the Redskins to change their name, according to a report in The Washington Post.
In the coming days, the Redskins will announce the hiring of a new defensive coordinator.
Scot McCloughan had begun to carve out a pretty good life for himself.
Although Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan will oversee the construction of the 2015 Redskins’ roster, he said he does not intend to hire the team’s next defensive coordinator.