A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Football Team on Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021. All reports, rumors and conjecture are a reflection of the media conversation and are not endorsed or confirmed by the Washington Football Team, presented by Death Wish Coffee.
-- The Washington Post's Nicki Jhabvala reports on Washington releasing its initial 53-man roster.
-- The Washington Time's Matthew Paras writes about Sammis Reyes and Jaret Patterson making Washington's 53-man roster.
-- The Washington Time's Matthew Paras writes about Washington sticking with Ryan Fitzpatrick as its starting quarterback.
-- NBC Sports Washington's Peter Hailey gives one thought on Washington's 53-man roster.
-- NBC Sports Washington's Peter Hailey also writes about Ron Rivera liking what he has at quarterback.
-- NBC Sports Washington's Ethan Cadeaux looks at how the return game affected Washington's 53-man roster.
-- USA Today's Bryan Manning reports on three of Washington's players making ESPN's Top 100 players.
-- The Athletic's Ben Standig gives his assessment of Washington's 53-man roster. (subscription)
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The Washington Football Team has finalized its 53-man roster for the 2021 season. Take a look at who made the cut. (Photos by Emilee Fails/Washington Football Team)