Need to Know: It’s one thing to recognize a personnel need on an NFL. It’s quite another to be able to fill it. Supply and demand can make that a difficult task.
The Redskins fired defensive coordinator Jim Haslett on New Year’s Eve in 2014. One of the first candidates they interviewed to replace Haslett was Wade Phillips.
Justin Forsett and teammate Steve Smith Sr.
Need to Know: The Redskins signed veteran defensive lineman Ziggy Hood as a first step towards building up their defensive line.