Mike Shanahan


Nearly a month after firing his head coach and much of the team's staff, Redskins General Manager Bruce Allen spoke to Comcast SportsNet to discuss the final weeks of a tumultuous 3-13 season.


Bruce Allen said that Mike Shanahan understood the decision to let him go. With a 3-13 record, Shanahan could not have been surprised.


As the 2013 season dragged to a close for the Redskins, the drama kept ramping up. General manager Bruce Allen thinks the too much of the trouble was self-inflicted.


Kory Lichtensteiger suffered a sprained left ankle against the Cowboys, but Coach Mike Shanahan said Monday that he hopes the veteran guard will be able to practice this week.