Originally posted on Redskins Hog Heaven  |  Last updated 7/27/12
We are putting two plus two together and probably reaching five, but hey, that’s what bloggers do.  The Insider reported yesterday Washington's concern about the health of RBs Tim Hightower and Roy Helu. Today, NFL.com picked up on a tweet by Jason LaCanfora that the Redskins are thinking about adding Cedric Benson or Ryan Grant to the roster. Few things before i leave Redskins camp - team has had internal talks about adding a RB, with Cedric Benson and Ryan Grant the candidates... — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) July 26, 2012 Hightower is coming back from the torn ACL that ended his season early last year. He says he is fully recovered from surgery. The coaching staff is not sure that Helu, my personal favorite of Redskins backs, is durable enough for the NFL. Helu sat out most of the offseason OTAs, thanks to nagging injuries. “Thinking about” is not the same as planning to act. It’s a just in case scenario that every front office must prepare for. Grant (29) is the fi...
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