Redskins Press Conferences: Jay Gruden 8-20-2014 Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden spoke with the media on Wednesday. Twitter Roundup: Gruden: the team waived punter Blake Clingan today; said there is a chance they’ll bring in another punter to compete with Robert Malone. — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) August 20, 2014 Gruden on injuries: RB C. [...]
The Washington Redskins claimed P Tress Way off of waivers from the Chicago Bears on Wednesday, according to the NFL transaction release.
Washington placed P Blake Clingan on waivers to make room for Way.
The Redskins placed Way on waivers yesterday.
Way, 22, signed with the Bears as an undrafted free agent out of Oklahoma back in 2013. He later signed a future/reserve contract...
It appears Robert Malone has won the Redskins punting competition, for now.
The #Redskins have cut punter Blake Clingan, per source.
— Tom Schad (@Tom_Schad) August 20, 2014
Malone was consistently better through training camp, practices. And Clingan’s 34-yard punt in Monday’s preseason game vs. the Cleveland Browns didn’t help his cause.
So does Clingan’s release mean...
Tom Schad of the Washington Times, citing a source, reports that the Washington Redskins have cut P Blake Clingan.
Clingan, 25, was an undrafted free agent out of UCF. He signed a one-year contract with the Lions last year, but was released at the start of the season after failing to beat out P Sam Martin for the job.
It looks as though veteran P Robert Malone – who spent the...