Home Sports Redskin How Reuben Foster will bolster the Redskins’ defense with his athleticism SportsRedskin How Reuben Foster will bolster the Redskins’ defense with his athleticism April 16, 2019 12 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp The Redskins received positive news with linebacker Reuben Foster last week, when the NFL announced it would not be suspending him next season, only fining him two game checks. With that news, Foster was taken off the commissioner’s exempt list and is eligible to participate in offseason activities as normal. On the field, Foster offers rare athleticism at the linebacker position. It stands out immediately. He has the speed and range to make plays that not many can make, even on plays designed to put him in a bind. Here, the Chiefs call a run-pass option (RPO), with Foster as the key for the quarterback. If Foster charges up to the line of scrimmage in run support, quarterback Pat Mahomes can pull the ball and throw the route behind him. On this occasion, Foster holds his position, so Mahomes hands off. The Chiefs don’t assign a blocker to Foster, because he’s meant to be effectively blocked by the read from Mahomes. But Foster has the athletic… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Adrian Peterson ‘Without a doubt’ planning to take knee during upcoming NFL season [The Washington Times] – Friday's Sports in Briefs [SB Nation: Hogs Haven] – All aTwitter: 6 June 2020 [NBC Sports Washington] – Adrian Peterson intends to take knee during 2020 season 'without a doubt [NBC Sports Washington] – WATCH: Ron Rivera returns to Redskins Park for first time since March [NBC Sports Washington] – Roger Goodell releases statement condemning racism, admits NFL was wrong not listening to players [SB Nation: Hogs Haven] – Dwayne Haskins Looking Lean and Mean! [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Coaches Return To Redskins Park [The Washington Times] – Adrian Peterson plans to kneel during national anthem next season WATCH: Ron Rivera returns to Redskins Park for first time since March [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Redskins Coaches, Including Ron Rivera, Return To Redskins Park [Clutchpoints] – Redskins’ Adrian Peterson takes hard stance on kneeling during anthem 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.