Washington's 53-Man Roster Projections
NFL franchises need to cut their current roster to 53 players by September 5th at 4:00 p.m. ET.
With NFL training camps opening up, we will track 53-man roster projections for Washington from various local beat writers.
Washington's 2021 NFL Mock Draft Roundup
Throughout the year and leading up to the 2021 NFL draft, we will update our Washington Mock Draft Roundup showing picks for Washington from several prominent sites and draft analysts.
The following are picks in recent mock drafts for Washington:
Pro Football Network - DiCecco (6/7)
2) Washington Redskins: Justin Fields, QB Ohio State
Fox Sports - McIntyre (6/7)
9. Washington Redskins -- Jamie Newman, QB, Georgia transfer
Walter Football (5/19)
4. Washington Redskins: Penei Sewell, OT, Oregon
Penei Sewell was so good as a sophomore, he received a second-place Heisman vote.
Continue reading our Washington Redskins Mock Draft Roundup
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2020 NFL Power Rankings: Washington
Throughout the 2020 NFL season, we will compile a consensus NFL Power Rankings that averages the rankings of all 32 NFL teams.
Here is where Washington ranks in terms of average, best and worst in our consensus Post-Draft NFL Power Rankings:
- Average ranking: 30.6 (31st)
- Best ranking: 28th (USA Today)
- Worst ranking: 32nd (CBS Sports)
Below you will find a post-NFL Draft roundup for Washington in our consensus 2020 NFL Power Rankings.
The Athletic -- Rank: 31
CBS Sports -- Rank: 32
Continue reading Washington NFL Power Rankings Roundup
Washington: 2020 NFL ScheduleBelow you will find the weekly NFL regular-season schedule for Washington in 2020.
|Week||Date||Opponent||Time (ET) / Tickets|
|Week 1||Sun., Sept. 13||vs. Philadelphia Eagles||1:00 PM / Tickets|
|Week 2||Sun., Sept. 20||at Arizona Cardinals||4:05 PM / Tickets|
|Week 3||Sun., Sept. 27||at Cleveland Browns||1:00 PM / Tickets|
|Week 4||Sun., Oct. 4||vs. Baltimore Ravens||1:00 PM / Tickets|
|Week 5||Sun., Oct. 11||vs. Los Angeles Rams||1:00 PM / Tickets|
|Week 6||Sun., Oct. 18||at New York Giants||1:00 PM / Tickets|
|Week 7||Sun., Oct. 25||vs. Dallas Cowboys||1:00 PM / Tickets|
|Week 9||Sun., Nov. 8||vs. New York Giants||1:00 PM / Tickets|
|Week 10||Sun., Nov. 15||at Detroit Lions||1:00 PM / Tickets|
|Week 11||Sun., Nov. 22||vs. Cincinnati Bengals||1:00 PM / Tickets|
|Week 12||Thu., Nov. 26||at Dallas Cowboys||4:30 PM / Tickets|
|Week 13||Sun., Dec. 6||at Pittsburgh Steelers||1:00 PM / Tickets|
|Week 14||Sun., Dec. 13||at San Francisco 49ers||4:25 PM / Tickets|
|Week 15||Sun., Dec. 20||vs. Seattle Seahawks||1:00 PM / Tickets|
|Week 16||Sun., Dec. 27||vs. Carolina Panthers||1:00 PM / Tickets|
|Week 17||Sun., Jan. 3||at Philadelphia Eagles||1:00 PM / Tickets|
Washington has the 28th-most difficult schedule based on the record of last year's opponents (2020 NFL strength of schedule).
Washington - 2020 Draft ResultsThe table below are all of the 2020 NFL Draft picks selected by Washington.
|1||2||Chase Young||DE||Ohio State|
|5||156||Keith Ismael||C||San Diego State|
|7||229||James Smith-Williams||EDGE||North Carolina State|
More: Full 2020 NFL Draft Results - Washington Draft History
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Fantasy Football Strength of Schedule (SOS)Taking an average of the fantasy football points allowed in 2019 by every team's 2020 opponents, we have an idea of how easy or difficult the upcoming schedule is for each team's position groups for the 2020 season.
Below is where Washington ranks in 2020 Fantasy Football Strength of Schedule:
|Pos.||Avg. (Rank)||Playoffs (Rank)||Full SOS grids|
|QB||16.21 (6)||48.59 (25)||2020 Fantasy Football QB Strength of Schedule|
|RB||17.64 (13)||59.88 (9)||2020 Fantasy Football RB Strength of Schedule|
|WR||20.81 (15)||65.87 (15)||2020 Fantasy Football WR Strength of Schedule|
|TE||7.29 (6)||20.9 (22)||2020 Fantasy Football TE Strength of Schedule|
|Average = per game average allowed by 2020 opponents for Weeks 1 to 16.|
Playoffs = sum of averages for opponents in Weeks 14 to 16.
MORE: Weekly breakdown of Washington Football Team Fantasy Football Strength of Schedule
Washington Football Team Fantasy Football Projections
Here are our projections for the Washington Football Team running backs for the 2020 NFL season:
|Gibson possesses a superior combination of athleticism (4.39 forty) for his size (228 pounds) and broke tackles at a ridiculous rate (33 on 77 career touches) at Memphis. With both Derrius Guice and Adrian Peterson released, the (early) third-rounder enters 2020 atop the team's fantasy depth chart at running back. Earlier this offseason, Ron Rivera said Gibson has "a skill set like Christian (McCaffrey)."|
|Rivera recently used the following adjectives to describe Love -- "multi-dimensional," "every-down back," "explosive" and "dynamic."|
MORE: See our full Washington Football Team Fantasy Football Projections
Washington Fantasy Football ADPs
When it comes time to draft our fantasy football teams, it's helpful to know where players are typically being selected in fantasy football drafts.
As we approach the 2020 NFL season, the tool that helps us understand where players are being selected, on average, is fantasy football average draft position (ADP).
Using data from Fantasy Football Calculator, we have set up pages for all fantasy-relevant players that depicts their current trends in standard-scoring and PPR-scoring ADPs.
The chart below displays the Fantasy Football Average Draft Position (ADP) movement over the past 30 days for Washington wide receiver Terry McLaurin in 12-team standard-scoring formats.
More Fantasy Football ADP charts for Washington players:
- Derrius Guice Fantasy Football ADP
- Adrian Peterson Fantasy Football ADP
- Terry McLaurin Fantasy Football ADP
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The franchise statistical leaders for Washington are listed in the table below:
|Passing Yardage||Joe Theismann - 25,206|
|Rushing Yardage||John Riggins - 7,472|
|Receiving Yardage||Art Monk - 12,026|
|Sacks||Dexter Manley - 91|
|Interceptions||Darrell Green - 54|
|Coaching Wins||Joe Gibbs - 154|
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