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Daily Recap: Matt Cavanaugh Says “Don’t Expect Much to Change on Offense”; Could Ohio St Safety Malik Hooker Fall to Redskins?

Daily Recap: Matt Cavanaugh Says "Don't Expect Much to Change on Offense"; Could Ohio St Safety Malik Hooker Fall to Redskins at 17?

Matt Cavanaugh Says “Don’t Expect Much to Change on Offense”

–The Redskins started the week off with a flurry of news as it pertains to their vacant coaching positions. The team announced that they have made several changes to their coaching staff, including the promotion of Matt Cavanaugh to Offensive Coordinator, the promotion of Greg Manusky to Defensive Coordinator, the promotion of Chad Englehart to Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, the hiring of Kevin O’Connell as Quarterbacks Coach, the hiring of Jim Tomsula as Defensive Line Coach and the hiring of Kavan Latham as Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach. To read all about the moves the team made click HERE to read the full breakdown.

–New Redskins offensive coordinator Matt Cavanaugh says not to expect a whole lot to change on offense. Video below:

–The Redskins blog has been taking a look at possible draft picks at pick #17. Today they pointed out what draft guru Mel Kiper said in his first mock draft of the year…which by the way he believes the Redskins will select safety Malik Hooker from Ohio State. Click HERE to read the full article.

–Brian McNally of Washington/CBS writes that new defensive coordinator Greg Manusky possesses the raw energy Gruden wanted from Joe Barry. He also has a long track record as a coordinator after serving in that role for four seasons in San Francisco (2007 to 2010) when McCloughan was the general manager there and four more years with the Indianapolis Colts (2012-2015). You can read the full article by clicking HERE.

–By mid-morning news that the team had re-signed long-time veteran long snapper Nick Sundberg to a new four-year deal was announced. Sundberg is widely considered one of the best long snappers in the game. You can read the article about the Sundberg signing by clicking HERE.

–Since Matt Ryan is now going to the Superbowl, Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins will now be going to this year’s Pro Bowl.

–What is Greg Manusky’s defensive philosophy? His answer is below (video):

–Jay Gruden spoke about the new coaching changes in the video below.

We’ll have more Redskins news bits tomorrow–> HTTR!!!

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