3/31/20 Free Agency Update

Burner's Burning Questions: 3/31/20 Free Agency Update

Burner’s Burning Questions: Free Agency, Mocks, Camps, OTAs, Roster Predictions, 2020

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Free Agency is in full swing and the draft is just over three weeks away. This is our latest free agency update for the off-season as the 2020 season inches closer and closer.

Who will we target in free agency before the regular season arrives? Who will we re-sign? Who will we not re-sign? Who will get released? Feel free to offer your opinions and predictions.

We take the latest chatter from Redskins Park and media pundits as BBQ tries to formulate what could happen in the coming days, weeks and months.

Upcoming Dates
- Days until the virus passes: Hopefully, very soon
- Days until the 2020 NFL Draft: 23
- Days until the Redskins season opener: 164

Free Agents Obtained
Marcus Baugh, TE (3/3/20)
Jared Norris, ILB (2/13/20)
Wes Schweitzer, OG (3/18/20)
Kendall Fuller, CB (3/18/20)
Kevin Pierre-Louis, ILB (3/18/20)
Thomas Davis, OLB (3/18/20)
Sean Davis, FS (3/18/20)
J.D. McKissic, RB (3/18/20)
Logan Thomas, TE (3/19/20)
Cornelius Lucas, OT (3/19/20)
Peyton Barber, RB (3/24/20)
Richard Rodgers, TE (3/24/20)
Jeremy Vujnovich, OT (3/25/20)
Cody Latimer, WR (3/25/20)
Ronald Darby, CB (3/29/20)

Restricted Free Agents
Treyvon Hester, DE (Not Tendered)
Jerome Cunningham, TE
Caleb Brantley, DE (Re-signed, 3/23/20)

Exclusive Rights Free Agents

Exercised Option

Adrian Peterson, RB (2/19/20)

Kyle Allen, QB (Acquired, 3/23/20)
Quinton Dunbar (To Seahawks, 3/23/20 – $2.25M Cap Space Gained)

Contract Extensions

Players Waived/Released

Josh Norman, CB (Released, 2/14/20 – $12.5M Cap Space Gained)
Paul Richardson, WR (Released, 2/14/20 – $2M Cap Space Gained)
Jordan Reed, TE (Released, 2/20/20 – $8.5M Cap Space Gained)
Kenny Ladler, SS (Released, 2/14/20 – $660K Cap Space Gained)
Chris Odom, DE (Released, 2/14/20 – $660K Cap Space Gained)
Kayvon Webster, CB (Released, 3/23/20 – $910K Cap Space Gained)
Breon Borders, CB (Released, 3/23/20 – $750K Cap Space Gained)
Dee Deelaney, CB (Released, 3/23/20 – $675K Cap Space Gained)
Coty Sensabaugh, CB (Released, 3/23/20 – $1.05M Cap Space Gained)
Montae Nicholson, FS (Released, 3/23/20 – $1.98M Cap Space Gained)

Physically Unable to Perform, NFI, DNR
Alex Smith, QB
Bryce Love, RB
Trent Williams, OT

Injured Reserve

NFL Suspension

Simeon Thomas, CB

Pending Unrestricted Free Agents
Brandon Scherff, OG (Franchise Tag, 3/14/20 – Signed 3/31/20)
Vernon Davis, TE (Retired)
Chris Thompson, RB (Very Unlikely To Return)
Case Keenum, QB (Signed With Cleveland, 3/18/20)
Ereck Flowers, OG (Signed With Miami, 3/18/20)
Colt McCoy, QB (Signed with New York Giants, 3/19/20)
Donald Penn, OT (Unknown)
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, CB (Very Unlikely To Return, Retire?)
Tony Bergstrom, OG (Unknown)
Jon Bostic, ILB (Re-signed, 3/16/20)
Aaron Colvin, CB (Unknown)
Michael Burton, FB (Unknown)
Nate Orchard, OLB (Re-signed, 3/18/20)
Wendell Smallwood, RB (Very Unlikely to Return)

Possible Release Candidates
Ryan Kerrigan, OLB/DE ($11.75M Cap Space Gained If Released)
Trent Williams, OT ($12.75M Cap Space Gained If Released)

Re-structure Contract Candidates
Alex Smith, QB
Trent Williams, OT
Ryan Kerrigan, OLB/DE

2020 Dead Money Contracts
Paul Richardson ($6M)
Josh Norman ($3M)
Jordan Reed ($1.8M)
Quinton Dunbar ($1M)
Samaje Perine ($165K)
Montae Nicholson ($154.7K)
Minor Contracts ($108K)

Possible Free Agent Targets
We are bringing back this feature for 2020 and BBQ has enlisted the help of several Redskins pundits as well as input from yours truly. We have three people who have contributed thus far – Ian Cummings of Riggo’s Rag, Nathan Britton of Riggo’s Rag, and Mark Tyler of Hogs Haven. Obviously, the Redskins simply can’t sign all of these players. This list is simply some players who could fill a need and possibly be available in March.


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Damarious Randall, FS, Browns
Cordy Glenn, OT, Bengals
Jason Peters, OT, Eagles

Off-Season Updates
The Redskins cap room currently stands somewhere between $28M and $36M for 2020. Releases and re-structures (if they occur) could continue to increase the cap room considerably.

The Trent Williams saga is coming at us with all kinds of news and it is difficult to know what is true and untrue. Stay tuned.

We still know absolutely nothing about Alex Smith, but he wants to continue his playing career. Will he be ready for the 2020 season? Is his career over? Will he retire? Will he give the Redskins any cap relief? No one knows, but we’ll stay on top of it.

The injury to Reuben Foster is serious, but he is working out and running sprints. Optimism is high for a full return by training camp.

Bryce Love, Jordan Brailford, and Caleb Wilson are hoping to see action on the football field for the first time in their Redskins careers. Love could be in line for a lot of quality playing time. Brailford and Wilson have uphill climbs to make the final roster of fifty-three.

On the first page of this offseason thread and the second entry, we have the latest updates on coaching hires and football front office positions being filled. That entry will be updated as needed.

Look for a long term deal to be completed with Brandon Scherff before the 2020 regular season begins.

Personal Thoughts
Here are some players that must have a superb offseason if they hope to be on the roster this fall according to BBQ: CB Greg Stroman, FS/ST Troy Apke, OT Morgan Moses, TE Jeremy Sprinkle, CB Fabian Moreau, OT Geron Christian, WR Trey Quinn, and ILB Josh Harvey-Clemons.

With Ron Rivera as the coach, look for a more disciplined team and a locker room that has more accountability. It sounds like the “luxury resort” atmosphere is a thing of the past.

In Conclusion
The free agency updates will continue as new information is available.
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