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ASHBURN, VA - JANUARY 04: Washington Redskins General Manager Bruce Allen speaks during a press conference on the dismissal of Head Coach Jim Zorn at Redskins Park January 4, 2010 in Ashburn, Virginia. During the press conference Allen said, 'Last place 2 years in a row is not Redskin football.' (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
The Washington Redskins say they will hold preseason training camp in Richmond beginning next summer. Redskins general manager Bruce Allen and Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's office made the announcement Wednesday. No site in Richmond for the two-a-day practices has been selected. The Redskins will keep their corporate headquarters in Loudoun County in northern Virginia and will expand Redskins Park, where their full-time training facility is located. Preseason training will remain there this year. Maryland had been trying to entice the Redskins to relocate there. The Redskins' home field is located in Maryland in the District of Columbia suburbs. McDonnell approved a $4 million performance-based grant to help keep the team's main facilities in Virginia.
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