Whether the Redskins have mountains of money to spend or are counting their pennies like this year, this time of year is like Christmas for fans.
THN will keep you up-to-date with news throughout the day that affects the burgundy and gold. Keep it locked here all day.
10:57 A.M. Santana Moss, a candidate to be released, has restructured his contract to help put the Redskins over $3 million under the salary cap, according to David Elfin.
Hearing that #Redskins have gained $2 million in cap space by restructuring WR Santana Moss' contract. Should be more than $3M under cap.— David Elfin (@davidelfin) March 12, 2013
11:33 A.M. More details on the Moss contract, via Mark Maske.
According to a source, no extension as part of S. Moss contract reworking. Money converted from salary to incentives so he can earn it back.— MarkMaske (@MarkMaske) March 12, 2013
12:29 P.M. John Keim follows up on a Chris Russell tweet about potential contract restructures.
Like @Russellmania980, I had heard the Skins have not approached Cofield about a re-do of contract. Have heard same about Chris Chester— John Keim (@john_keim) March 12, 2013
1:46 P.M. Josh Morgan Has not been asked to reduce his cap figure according to Zac Boyer. Mike Jones follows that up with updates on other players.
2:18 P.M. John Keim reports the Redskins only had a “casual” interest in Dolphins cornerback Sean Smith, per a source.
2:35 P.M. Stephen Holder, the Buccaneers’ beat reporter for the Tampa Bay Times, says potential Redskins target Derek Cox is almost a lock to sign elsewhere.
Told everyone to cool it with the Derek Cox to Tampa speculation. As it turns out, he is almost a lock to sign elsewhere from what I'm told— Stephen Holder (@HolderStephen) March 12, 2013
3:20 P.M. Pro Football Talk posted an interesting tweet. Doesn’t seem plausible but interesting nonetheless.
RG3 wants Reggie Bush in D.C., but it's a long shot http://t.co/F1U8LEFExL— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) March 12, 2013
4:08 PM Rumors surfaced that DeAngelo Hall signed with the Detroit Lions. Tim Twentyman, from DetroitLions.com debunked that rumor.
I can confirm from a source the DeAngelo Hall rumors to Detroit are false.— Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) March 12, 2013
4:09 PM The Redskins reportedly inquired about Reggie Bush.
Adam Schefter says #Redskins have inquired about Reggie Bush.— Chuck Carroll (@TheChuckCarroll) March 12, 2013
4:19 PM An update on an under-the-radar candidate.
4:29 P.M. FOX Sports’ Alex Marvez is tweeting that Lorenzo Alexander appears to be on his way out of Washington.
4:57 P.M. Redskins special teams ace Lorenzo Alexander is reportedly leaning towards signing with the Arizona Cardinals according to Marvez.
5:01 P.M. The Redskins have re-signed UFA punter Sac Rocca, according to Adam Schefter.
Redskins reached agreement with P Sav Rocca.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 12, 2013
5:25 P.M. Potential cornerback target Greg Toler has reached a deal with the Indianapolis Colts.
Colts announced that they reached deals with OT Gosder Cherlius and CB Greg Toler.— Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) March 12, 2013
Sources close to 2 of the CB's often linked to the #Redskins over last 24 hrs say they haven't heard from WSH since the opening of FA at 4.— Grant Paulsen (@granthpaulsen) March 12, 2013
#Redskins have reached out to D. Hall about coming back but he's generating lots of interest: Dal, NYG, NE, DET, ATL, MIn, TB— Dan Hellie (@DanHellie) March 12, 2013
Redskins still in the running for cornerback Aqib Talib, according to a source. But their tight salary cap situation remains an issue.— MarkMaske (@MarkMaske) March 13, 2013
Redskins punter Sav Rocca's two-year deal worth $2.24 million, including signing bonus of roughly $325,000, per league source— Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) March 13, 2013
Redskins re-signed DL Kedric Golston to a three-year deal.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 13, 2013
Kedric Golston deal is confirmed by @ESPNRadio980 ...3 years, worth a top end value of 5.2 million ....Signing bonus over 300 K— Chris Russell (@Russellmania980) March 13, 2013
That should benefit teams that need CB's and have no money. RT @greggrosenthal Cornerbacks aren't getting the money they expected.— Grant Paulsen (@granthpaulsen) March 13, 2013
If Reggie Bush gets out of DET, visits with Ariz, wash and Cincy are next. DET and Ariz offering full-time jobs.— Jason Cole (@JasonPhilCole) March 13, 2013
Lorenzo Alexander, via text, says he expects to decide on his new team tomorrow. #Redskins— Rich Campbell (@Rich_Campbell) March 13, 2013
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Tags: Aqib Talib, Barry Cofield, Chris Chester. Stephen Bowen, Derek Cox, Greg Toler, Josh Wilson, Joshua Morgan, kedric golston, Kyle Arrington, Lorenzo Alexander, Reggie Bush, Robert Griffin III, santana moss, Sav Rocca, Sean Smith