Analysis: Washington has recently been led by quarterbacks with physical questions and loads of charisma. Carson Wentz may represent a shift.
NFL Free Agency: The commanders let go of defensive tackle Matt Ioannidis and starting left guard Ereck Flowers, but welcomed JD McKissic back a day after the running back agreed with Buffalo.
Barry Svrluga: “But the most important thing on the field for this franchise is somehow finding stability at quarterback. Wentz is the latest effort, so his introduction was based on selling the idea that last week’s trade of two draft picks — either two third-rounders or a second and a third-rounder, depending on how much Wentz plays — solves what has been the defining problem on Washington’s field for more than a quarter of a century.”
Ongoing legal battle: The NFL hired attorney Mary Jo White to investigate the latest sexual harassment allegations against the Washington Commanders and their owner, Daniel Snyder.
Find a stadium: The investigation into sexual harassment of the commanders complicates Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton’s bill to sell RFK Stadium back to DC. Meanwhile, Maryland’s governor says he’s not willing to build a new stadium.
poll: According to a Washington Post poll, more fans prefer the name Washington Football Team over Commanders.