Adam Hayward


Need to Know: Scot McCloughan has high praise for running back Matt Jones.


Adam Hayward expects to be fully recovered from a serious leg injury in time for Week 1, the Redskins’ special teams captain told this week.


Since General Manager Scot McCloughan was hired in early January, he’s been busy retooling the Redskins’ roster via free agency and preparing for the 2015 draft.


Although Jay Gruden was pleased with the progress made by the Redskins’ special teams units last season, the head coach wants more consistency in 2015.


Over the next few days, Redskins Insiders Tarik El-Bashir and Rich Tandler will grade each position group’s performance in 2014 and evaluate the unit's outlook for 2015.