Archive for Contracts

Franchise Tag Applied to Brian Orakpo

Well, there goes a 3rd of the cap space.  The Redskins applied the franchise tag to LB Brian Orakpo today guaranteeing him a one year salary of $11.45 million (all of it counts towards this year’s salary cap).  There are a lot of fans who believe he isn’t worth that much and some even feel [...]

Posted by: hail2skins on Monday, March 3rd, 2014

The Deal JUST Might Be Done

According to the Denver Post, the Redskins and Mike Shanahan have agreed to a contract.  Supposedly the deal is for 5 years at $7 million.  ESPN’s Adam Shefter also is reporting it’s a done deal as well.  Of course we don’t have anything official yet but we’re just sharing what is being reported.
The Redskins Insider [...]

Posted by: hail2skins on Tuesday, January 5th, 2010

It’s Only A Matter Of Time

So we all know that Shanahan and his wife flew to Maryland yesterday and Dan, Bruce and Mike had a meeting last night.  Well, according to ESPN, that meeting went well and Shanahan summoned his agent to Maryland to work out a contract.  Barring any hiccups in the negotiations, we’ll probably have a new coach [...]

Posted by: hail2skins on Tuesday, January 5th, 2010

Redskins and DeAngelo Hall Reach Agreement

The Redskins have reached an agreement with CB DeAngelo Hall on a one year prorated contract.  The contract signing is dependent on Hall passing his physical.  Hall was released by the Raiders on Wednesday and cleared waivers on Thursday.  It was reported that he was heavily recruited by the Patriots, Steelers, Saints and Washington.
Hall played [...]

Posted by: hail2skins on Friday, November 7th, 2008

Redskins Making Moves

According to the Redskins Insider, Safety Justin Hamilton was cut and Reed Doughty will be put on the IR. It’s also being reported that RB Shaun Alexander will be offered a 1 year vet minimum contract. Also, the Redskins are trying out several punters this week they say to replace Durant Brooks who [...]

Posted by: hail2skins on Tuesday, October 14th, 2008