A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Friday, Aug. 7, 2015.
All reports, rumors and conjecture are a reflection of the media conversation and are not endorsed or confirmed by the Washington Redskins.
The Washington Redskins conducted their seventh training camp practice Thursday, August 6, 2015, at Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center in Richmond Va.
-- CSN Washington's Rich Tandler says that while training camp is important for the backup quarterbacks, the battle will be determined by the preseason games.
-- CSN Washington reports that the Colts [have claimed](http://www.csnwashington.com/redskins/Colts claim recently injured former Redskins DB off waivers) rookie cornerback Tevin Mitchel off waviers. Mitchel tore his labrum early in camp.
-- CSN Washington's Peter Hailey writes that Robert Griffin III isn't worrying about his social media presence right now.
-- The Redskins received some good news as David Amerson's shoulder injury is reportedly only minor and he's expected back in a few days.
--The Washington Times' Zac Boyer says Alfred Morris is facing a pivotal season with contract talks heating up.
-- ESPN's John Keim says the Redskins must adjust to the fact their cornerbacks group has been sting by the injury bug.
-- Who stood out during the first joint practice? Keim thinks it was Jamison Crowder.
-- The Washington Post's Liz Clarke caught up with Amerson who is keeping his head up and working hard after being pushed down the depth chart.
-- The Washington Post's Liz Clarke writes that Griffin III isn't worried about 1,000 things at once, just worrying about how to perform in his second year under Jay Gruden.
-- The Washington Post's Scott Allen reports that John Riggins is joining 106.7 The Fan as a contributor.
-- NFL.com's Dan Hanzus writes that Robert Griffin III is focusing on doing exactly what Jay Gruden wants from the quarterback position.
-- FoxSports.com thinks these five players are facing make-or-break seasons in 2015.
-- David Elfin says Ricky Jean Francois and Stephen Paea bring energy and passion to the defensive line.
-- MMQB.com's Robert Klemko writes that Sean Taylor's legacy lives on with the Redskins' fan base.
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