Washington Redskins: Predicting the Final 53

September 4, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

The Washington Redskins, like all other 31 NFL teams, will be forced to limit their roster from 75 to 53 players by tonight's 6 pm deadline. Some roster cuts may come as obvious and others will come as slight surprises, but it appears as if Mike Shanahan has gotten the most out of every potential 2010 Redskin.
With only a matter of hours to go, we break down each position to predict who's in and who's out...
Quarterbacks: McNabb, Grossman, and Beck IN; Bartel OUT
Not a whole lot to explain here. McNabb is the obvious starter and should be ready to go for Dallas. Grossman has done a good job in the preseason and he's a playbook veteran. John Beck is a fan favorite of the Shanahan duo and he'll likely be the team's backup in 2011. Unfortunately for Richard Bartel, the competition ahead of him was a tad too much.

Running Backs: Portis, Johnson, Williams, Torain IN; Parker and Young OUT
While he did struggle in the preseason, there is no threat to Lar...

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