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Bashaud Breeland | Defensive Back | #26

Team: Washington Redskins
Age / DOB:  (26) / 1/30/1992
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 195
College: Clemson
Drafted: 2014 / Rd. 4 (102) / WAS
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The Redskins plan to let contract-year CB Bashaud Breeland hit the open market.
Asked if the Redskins have engaged him in contract talks this year, Breeland replied, "No." Washington is already paying Josh Norman elite corner money and have Kendall Fuller and third-round rookie Fabian Moreau behind them. With salaries rising each year, Breeland could command $10 million-plus per year. He's currently Pro Football Focus' No. 64 cover corner out of 121 qualifiers. He has good length at 5'11/195 with eight career interceptions. Fri, Dec 29, 2017 09:50:00 AM

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Redskins CB Bashaud Breeland left Sunday's Week 15 game against the Cardinals with a shoulder injury and is questionable to return.

He went out early in the fourth quarter. Quinton Dunbar has come in at cornerback for Washington.
Sun, Dec 17, 2017 03:25:00 PM

Redskins CB Bashaud Breeland (knee) is inactive for Week 8 against the Cowboys.

Breeland's absence comes as Josh Norman (ribs) returns. Breeland seemed like he had a chance at suiting up, so he should be back for Week 9.
Sun, Oct 29, 2017 02:58:00 PM

Redskins CB Bashaud Breeland (knee) is active for Week 7 against the Eagles.

With Josh Norman (ribs) out, Breeland is essentially the Redskins' No. 1 corner.
Mon, Oct 23, 2017 07:09:00 PM

NFL Network's Mike Garofolo reports Redskins CB Bashaud Breeland (knee) is "pushing to play" Monday against the Eagles, and will likely be active.

Garofolo hints Breeland will likely be on a pitch count if he does suit up. With Josh Norman (ribs) out, even a limited Breeland would be a big boost against the Eagles' white-hot passing attack.
Mon, Oct 23, 2017 02:32:00 PM

Redskins CB Bashaud Breeland (MCL) is questionable for Week 7 against the Eagles.

In addition to Breeland, S Deshazor Everett (hamstring), S Stefan McClure (knee), LB Mason Foster (shoulder), RB Rob Kelley (ankle) and T Trent Williams are all questionable as well.
Sat, Oct 21, 2017 01:58:00 PM

Redskins CB Bashaud Breeland (MCL) returned to individual drills at Thursday's practice but was quickly shut down by the coaching staff.

Per Liz Clarke of the Washington Post, Breeland was covering Jamison Crowder when coaches yelled for him to stop. It's unclear if he suffered a setback or if the Redskins are just being extra cautious with Breeland coming off a sprained MCL. He'll have an extra day to recover with Washington playing the Eagles on Monday night.
Thu, Oct 19, 2017 01:59:00 PM

Redskins CB Bashaud Breeland (MCL) will undergo an MRI on Monday.

Breeland bowed out with a knee/MCL injury in the third quarter Sunday against San Francisco. Per Rich Handler of NBC Sports Washington, Breeland didn't have a brace on his knee but was walking with a "pronounced limp" after the game. With Josh Norman (ribs) already on the shelf, the Redskins could ill-afford to lose another cornerback.
Mon, Oct 16, 2017 10:11:00 AM

CSN Mid-Atlantic's Rich Tandler doesn't expect the Redskins to give contract-year CB Bashaud Breeland an extension.

Per Tandler, Breeland is expected to command $8-10 million per year on a new deal, and the Redskins aren't expected to give him that considering they drafted CBs Kendall Fuller and Fabian Moreau in the third rounds each of the past two years. Breeland, 25, has yet to put it all together at corner.
Wed, Sep 6, 2017 10:37:00 AM

The Washington Post reports there's been "talk" of moving Redskins RCB Bashaud Breeland to safety.

Per reporter Mike Jones, the organization appears divided over Breeland's future position. Breeland, who was projected by some as a free safety coming out of Clemson, struggled at corner last season. On paper, Breeland's measurables have always profiled him as more of a safety than corner.
Thu, Feb 9, 2017 05:03:00 PM

Redskins RCB Bashaud Breeland is dealing with another ankle injury.

It's unwanted news after Breeland missed Weeks 4 and 5 with a right ankle issue, but if there's good news, it's that this one is to his left foot. Breeland also played through the injury in Sunday's loss to the Lions. He'll likely be out there against the Bengals in London. The Redskins really need Breeland to go with Josh Norman in the concussion protocol.
Mon, Oct 24, 2016 03:05:00 PM

Redskins CB Bashaud Breeland (ankle) is active for Week 6.

Breeland will start opposite Josh Norman after missing the last two games. With CB Dashaun Phillips (hamstring) sidelined, Kendall Fuller will get the majority of nickel snaps. Washington's inactives are TE Jordan Reed, QB Nate Sudfeld, S/LB Su'a Cravens, WR Josh Doctson, DE Anthony Lanier, and OL Winston Painter
Sun, Oct 16, 2016 11:40:00 AM

Redskins CB Bashaud Breeland (ankle) is "very confident" he'll play Sunday against the Eagles.

Coach Jay Gruden also expects Breeland to play. Breeland practiced on a limited basis Wednesday and is on track to return after missing the last two games. The Redskins could also get CB Dashaun Phillips (hamstring) back this week.
Wed, Oct 12, 2016 07:10:00 PM

Redskins coach Jay Gruden suggested CB Bashaud Breeland (ankle) has a good chance to play this week.

Gruden also thinks CB Dashaun Phillips (hamstring) could return as well. "We're confident they have a chance to be ready," Gruden said, "especially Breeland." Breeland has missed the last two games with strained tendons in his right ankle. His return would be a big boost for the secondary.
Source: ESPN
Tue, Oct 11, 2016 10:36:00 AM

Redskins declared CB Bashaud Breeland, CB Dashaun Phillips, QB Nate Sudfeld, LB Su'a Cravens, OL Vinston Painter, WR Josh Doctson, and DL Anthony Lanier inactive for Week 5 against the Ravens.

Breeland is out indefinitely with a high ankle sprain.
Sun, Oct 9, 2016 11:46:00 AM

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