Redskins OLB Brian Orakpo expressed no displeasure with his franchise tag on Monday, and hopes to sign a long-term deal with Washington.
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports Brian Orakpo has "no plans" to sign his franchise tender, and it "may be a while."
Redskins assigned the franchise tag to OLB Brian Orakpo.
Redskins re-signed exclusive rights free agent S Jose Gumbs to a one-year, $495,000 contract.
ESPN Falcons reporter Vaughn McClure expects the team to keep a "close eye" on free agent Brian Orakpo's situation in D.C.
Updating a previous item, ESPN's Ed Werder says the Redskins are prepared to use the franchise tag on OLB Brian Orakpo.
CBS' Jason La Canfora says free agent OLB Brian Orakpo is unlikely to get the franchise tag before Monday's 4pm ET deadline.
ESPN's Adam Schefter stated on the Ross Tucker Podcast that two informed sources have told him the Redskins will not trade Kirk Cousins.
The Redskins have had no contract discussions with free agent OLB Rob Jackson.
The Washington Post reports the Redskins have not yet decided whether to make the financial commitment necessary to keep free agent OLB Brian Orakpo.
CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora "would be very surprised" if free agent OLB Brian Orakpo didn't hit the open market.
The Washington Post reports the Redskins have yet to officially offer free agent OLB Brian Orakpo a contract.
NFL Network's Charley Casserly believes the Redskins will "go hard" after offensive lineman in free agency.
ESPN Redskins reporter John Keim wouldn't rule out free agent OLB Brian Orakpo reaching the open market.
ESPN Redskins reporter John Keim reports the team hasn't shown much interest in re-signing free agent SS Brandon Meriweather.