Home Sports Redskin At 37, whether he plays or not, Thomas Davis will be a... SportsRedskin At 37, whether he plays or not, Thomas Davis will be a leading man in D.C. April 1, 2020 4 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp The Carolina Panthers owned the No. 1 pick in the 2011 NFL Draft, but they were coming off a 2-14 record, a depleted roster sans any major free agent signings from the year before – and, unbeknownst to them, were headed towards a lockout. That was what Ron Rivera inherited during his very first head coaching gig in the league. He had a ridiculous amount to deal with, Thomas Davis recalled, and still, was able to do a tremendous job reorganizing the franchise and getting players to buy into the program. Heading into his 16th season in the NFL, Davis, who played for Rivera from 2011 to 2018, said his former coach doesn’t have that issue here. The veteran linebacker looked over the roster himself before deciding to sign with the team this March and rejoin Rivera. During the course of a 15-minute press conference, Tuesday with local reporters, the former Los Angeles Charger frequently talked about the young talent he thinks is among this group, whether it was the front… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR [The Washington Times] – Virus-proofing sports facilities presents a big challenge [NBC Sports Washington] – One analyst gives a very dispiriting take on what the 2020 Redskins have at quarterback Just how good is the Redskins’ roster for 2020 … and beyond? [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – Comparing the Redskins to the Giants ahead of the 2020 season [SB Nation: Hogs Haven] – All aTwitter: 2 June 2020 [NBC Sports Washington] – DeSean Jackson signed with Redskins in 2014 in part to spite Chip Kelly and the Eagles [NBC Sports Washington] – Why Cam Newton remains unsigned, according to his former coach Ron Rivera [USA Today: Redskins Wire] – Chase Young's coach at DeMatha says he easily could have been D-1 basketball player [CBS Sports] – Redskins franchise five: Joe Gibbs, Sammy Baugh lead the pack of Washington's legends – CBSSports.com [Winnipeg Sun] – Jackson anxious for restart of second tour with Eagles team that released him six years ago | Winnipeg Sun [NFL Trade Rumors] – NFC Notes: Eagles, Giants, Redskins [The Sports Daily: Hog Heaven] – Ron Rivera has high expectations for Terry McLaurin in 2020 and beyond LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.