Home Sports Redskin Second wave grades: After years of issues with depth, Washington is stockpiling SportsRedskin Second wave grades: After years of issues with depth, Washington is stockpiling March 30, 2020 5 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp It was an interesting first two weeks of free agency for Washington. Coach Ron Rivera made a small splash trading with his former employer, the Panthers, to bring in a young vet who’s likely to be the backup quarterback. Then he added another former starter from Tampa to spice up the running back competition and retained restricted free agent Caleb Brantley. Why were these moves made, and what are we to make of what these specific signings suggest? We assess that below. Once again, we graded the players who have agreed to terms with Washington, and asked beat writers from The Athletic who covered these players on their former teams to write a short scouting report. Kyle Allen, quarterback The contract: One year, $585,000, per NFL Network. Why the move was made: Outside of incumbent Dwayne Haskins, the only other quarterback on Washington’s roster before the deal was made was Alex Smith, who is 17 surgeries removed from the horrific leg… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR [Sportsnaut] – Ron Rivera reveals what Alex Smith must prove to play football again for the Washington Redskins [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Five Takeaways from Special Teams Coordinator Nate Kaczor's Videoconference [YouTube: Washington Redskins Videos] – Riggo The Diesel – Season 2 Episode 41 Ron Rivera says Alex Smith needs to protect himself better Ron Rivera reveals what Alex Smith must prove to play football again for Washington [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Riggo The Diesel – Season 2 Episode 41 [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Coach Nate Kaczor On Head Coach Ron Rivera: "He's Such An Authentic, Real, Sincere Person" [NBC Sports Washington] – Redskins projected to be near the bottom of the NFL in 2020, according to an advanced metric [NFL: Washington Redskins] – First Lady Whitney Bids Her Farewell [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Redskins Rookie Review: Khaleke Hudson Can Do It All On Defense [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Rookie Review Presented By Medliminal: Khaleke Hudson [CBS Sports] – Adrian Peterson admits he 'didn't really like' one key move the Redskins made this offseason – CBSSports.com 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.