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The #RedskinsTalk Podcast is anchored by NBC Sports Washington's Redskins Insider JP Finlay and highlights all members of our Redskins coverage team including Rich Tandler, Brian Mitchell, Chick Hernandez. Finlay will also reach out to a host of outside influencers both in the D.C. media and the national landscape. With a strong set of personal relationships built on years at Redskins Park, Finlay brings a fresh and engaging style to interviews with players, coaches and 'Skins alumni for the podcast.

The #RedskinsTalk Podcast is anchored by NBC Sports Washington's Redskins Insider JP Finlay and highlights all members of our Redskins coverage team including Rich Tandler, Brian Mitchell, Chick Hernandez. Finlay will also reach out to a host of outside influencers both in the D.C. media and the national landscape. With a strong set of personal relationships built on years at Redskins Park, Finlay brings a fresh and engaging style to interviews with players, coaches and 'Skins alumni for the podcast.

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The #RedskinsTalk Podcast is anchored by NBC Sports Washington's Redskins Insider JP Finlay and highlights all members of our Redskins coverage team including Rich Tandler, Brian Mitchell, Chick Hernandez. Finlay will also reach out to a host of outside influencers both in the D.C. media and the national landscape. With a strong set of personal relationships built on years at Redskins Park, Finlay brings a fresh and engaging style to interviews with players, coaches and 'Skins alumni for the podcast.

Language:

English


Episodes

COMBINE POD 1: Full audio and analysis of Kyle Smith's insightful session with reporters in Indianapolis

2/25/2020
Kyle Smith talked publicly with local media for the first time since being elevated to Redskins' VP of Player Personnel, and Redskins Talk has you covered on all that he said. To begin, JP Finlay sets the NFL Combine scene and again reminds folks of the impending Tua Mania that will surely set in at some point. Then, you'll hear Smith's full session with reporters in Indy, where he takes questions about his relationship with Ron Rivera, his thoughts on Chase Young and Dwayne Haskins and...

Duration:00:35:26

Q&A POD: Discussing Quinton Dunbar, Ryan Kerrigan, Bryce Love, possible QB acquisitions and so much more

2/20/2020
JP Finlay, Mitch Tischler and Pete Hailey have a very fun Redskins Talk queued up for you. The three, plus a giant studio audience, gathered at Ourisman Ford Lincoln of Alexandra to talk your favorite football team, discussing everything from Quinton Dunbar to Bryce Love to Ryan Kerrigan to the Combine to Montae Nicholson to potential competition for Dwayne Haskins. It was a lot of fun, sort of tense and high energy throughout, so you'll enjoy it for sure. If you like podcasts where Pete...

Duration:01:06:15

Reacting to Josh Norman and Paul Richardson being gone and looking at what will happen with Jordan Reed

2/17/2020
Last Friday, the Redskins released two very notable players, so JP Finlay and Pete Hailey begin this Redskins Talk by reacting to those moves. Then, the two look ahead to what's up next, including what Washington will do with Jordan Reed, who's in a sad situation that doesn't seem like it'll improve anytime soon. Eventually, JP and Pete read through and discuss a CBS article that lays out eight steps to fix the Burgundy and Gold. And to conclude, JP recaps his day at Disney on Ice. If you...

Duration:00:44:54

How a Matt Stafford rumor applies to the Redskins and re-addressing the Quinton Dunbar situation

2/13/2020
There’s yet another rumor out there that could affect the Redskins’ draft plans as well as some Quinton Dunbar chatter that needs to happen, so JP Finlay and Pete Hailey are here for both of those topics and more. To start, they explain what’s going on with Matt Stafford and the Lions, and how that could benefit Washington. Then, they revisit what’s going on with Quinton Dunbar, since a lot has happened since Monday’s Redskins Talk. To close, they outline a realistic record for the 2020...

Duration:00:32:55

Breaking some Quinton Dunbar news, updates on the Redskins' stadium hunt and interviews with James Bradberry & Doug Williams

2/10/2020
There is some Quinton Dunbar news to react to (news that JP Finlay broke) and some more developments in the Redskins' hunt for a stadium, all of which is broken down in this Redskins Talk. To begin, JP, Mitch Tischler, Pete Hailey and the always-welcome Michael Phillips give their thoughts on Dunbar's expected absence from voluntary offseason work and explain whether fans should be freaking out or not. Then, Phillips updates the other hosts on some potential progress on sports gambling in...

Duration:00:39:32

Joe Gibbs discusses Trent Williams and Chase Young, plus a breakdown of a potential draft day trade

2/5/2020
Joe Gibbs is about as good as it gets when it comes to guests on a Redskins podcast, and JP Finlay tracked him down for this Redskins Talk to ask him questions about Trent Williams and Chase Young. But first, JP, Mitch Tischler and Pete Hailey reunited to discuss a hypothetical draft day trade involving two top-5 teams and how that offer applies to the Redskins at pick No. 2. Once that wraps, they toss to Gibbs (24:39), then come back to recap the duo's week in Miami and discuss Pete's...

Duration:00:51:20

SUPER BOWL LIV, DAYS 3 & 4: Our interviews with Ron Rivera, Terry McLaurin, Joe Theismann, Nick Sundberg, PFT Commenter and more

1/31/2020
Redskins fans, hope you're ready for one of the best episodes of Redskins Talk that you'll ever listen to. JP Finlay, Mitch Tischler and Brian Mitchell corralled some phenomenal guests, and it starts with the team's new head coach. Ron Rivera gives so many good answers when he sits down with the crew, you'll be ready to play for him. Then, as if that wasn't enough, Terry McLaurin (23:18) joined his coach, and their interaction was awesome to hear. McLaurin sticks around after Rivera leaves...

Duration:01:12:13

SUPER BOWL LIV, DAYS 1 & 2: Our interviews with Peter King, Mike Rizzo, Josh Norris, Bashaud Breeland and Kendall Fuller

1/29/2020
Redskins Talk is halfway through its week in Miami, and they have recorded some terrific interviews that are now ready for you to listen to. JP Finlay, Mitch Tischler and Brian Mitchell caught up with 1) Peter King, who gave some very strong takes on Bruce Allen and what the team should do in the draft, 2) Mike Rizzo, who was fantastic on how to build a winning franchise, 3) Josh Norris, who delivered plenty of informative nuggets on Ron Rivera and Scott Turner, and 4) Bashaud Breeland and...

Duration:00:53:44

A preview of what you'll get from our Super Bowl coverage and JP's 1-on-1 with Case Keenum

1/26/2020
The podcast is headed back to the Super Bowl this year, with a full slate of shows beginning Tuesday at Noon in Miami on the MyTeams App. JP Finlay, Mitch Tischler, and Pete Hailey give you all need to know before the big week, and dive into the latest regarding the Redskins search for their next stadium site. Then we finally bring you JP's interview with Case Keenum (23:28), where he says if he'd like to be back in Washington & what he knows about Ron Rivera. If you like podcasts where...

Duration:00:32:45

NFL agent Andy Ross gives tremendous insight into his job, contract negotiations, signing players and much more

1/22/2020
Ever wonder what it's like to be an NFL agent? Well, this Redskins Talk is perfect for you. JP Finlay, Mitch Tischler and Pete Hailey sat down with Andy Ross — who reps players like Morgan Moses, Tim Settle and plenty of others — to learn about what his life is like as well as the ins and outs of the profession. Ross covers it all, from what he's looking for in the players he signs to what contract negotiations are like to plenty of other angles you probably have never thought about. The...

Duration:00:58:20

Breaking down Chase Young’s immense NFL potential with an Ohio State expert, plus a Scott Turner note

1/20/2020
This Redskins Talk features plenty of Chase Young content, which Redskins fans will love. But first, JP Finlay, Mitch Tischler and Pete Hailey set the scene for their upcoming Super Bowl coverage and JP reveals what he learned regarding Scott Turner’s hiring. Then, they toss to JP and Pete’s interview with Ohio State writer Bill Rabinowitz (25:34), where they ask Rabinowitz all sorts of questions about Young. It’s the perfect way to learn about one of the draft’s most talented prospects. And...

Duration:01:10:52

MAILBAG POD: Answering questions on the draft, free agency, Dan Snyder, Brandon Scherff and much more

1/16/2020
The Redskins Talk podcast opened the mailbag for this episode and they found a TON of good questions, which JP Finlay, Mitch Tischler and Pete Hailey and special guest Gaurv Gulati answered in an all-time fun episode they recorded at Ourisman Fairfax Toyota. During their long chat, they cover the Redskins' plans for the draft, free agency, QB, Dan Snyder, Brandon Scherff, the possible addition of a GM and more. They truly got a chance to discuss it all. If you like podcasts where Pete nails...

Duration:00:58:14

Recapping Divisional Weekend and talking to a Bills writer about how the Redskins could mirror Buffalo's rebuild

1/13/2020
There's a lot to take away from the NFL's Divisional Weekend, plus plenty to learn from a team that fell just short of that destination, and JP Finlay, Mitch Tischler and Pete Hailey have all of that and more in this Redskins Talk. To begin, they react to the Ravens loss, Kyle Shanahan and Matt LaFleur's ascension and more after two days of quality playoff football. Then, they make a big announcement. After that, the three welcome on Bills writer Jay Skurski (25:50) to discuss how Buffalo's...

Duration:00:47:54

URGENCY POD: Here's what the Redskins' latest moves in the front office mean for the franchise

1/10/2020
The Redskins made some more changes in the Front Office, headlined by Eric Schaffer leaving, Doug Williams getting a new title, and Rob Rogers leaving Carolina to become the Senior VP of Football Administration in Washington. JP Finlay, Mitch Tischler, Pete Hailey, & Brian McNally react to it what it all means, and how it reflects what the power given to new Head Coach Ron Rivera. JP then chats with NBC Sports Bay Area's Matt Maiocco (13:55) on this weekend's playoff match-up between Kirk...

Duration:00:35:17

EMERGENCY POD: Reacting to Scott Turner's hiring as new offensive coordinator over Kevin O'Connell

1/7/2020
The Redskins decided Tuesday to make Scott Turner their new offensive coordinator, opting to hire him instead of continuing with Kevin O'Connell. So, JP Finlay, Mitch Tischler, Pete Hailey and John Keim convened for ANOTHER Emergency Pod to explain why that move was made, how it could affect Dwayne Haskins and more. If you like podcasts where the hosts go all-in on yet another switch made by Ron Rivera, then this is the episode for you.

Duration:00:23:00

Catching you up on the coaching staff moves and laying out what could happen in the front office

1/6/2020
Ron Rivera is continuing to build out his coaching staff and the Redskins' front office may eventually be reworked further, too. So, JP Finlay, Mitch Tischler and Pete Hailey are here to catch you up on both of those fronts, including calming down those who are worried that Rivera's bringing in too many Carolina guys and giving you some potential names to watch as possible incoming GMs or team presidents. They also explain why the Redskins hiring a new trainer is a bigger deal than many may...

Duration:00:49:51

THE RON RIVERA POD: Reacting to the new head coach’s press conference and the vision he has for the Redskins + JP's interview with Rivera

1/2/2020
JP Finlay, Mitch Tischler and Pete Hailey have everything you need to know from Ron Rivera’s introductory presser as the Redskins head coach. From their early impressions of him to his plan for taking control of the franchise to his thoughts on Dwayne Haskins, they break down everything he said during a big day in Ashburn. They also talk about Dan Snyder’s role in all of this and whether they think it’ll ultimately work. Then, they toss to JP’s 1-on-1 with Rivera (49:36), where JP gets to...

Duration:00:55:29

THE NEW ERA POD: Redskins totally dismiss Bruce Allen and prepare to welcome Ron Rivera

12/30/2019
JP Finlay, Mitch Tischler and Pete Hailey have a loaded Redskins Talk for you covering EVERYTHING that's happened to kick off the team's offseason. Bruce Allen is gone. Completely. Ron Rivera appears poised to be the next Redskins head coach. There is so much to talk about, so let's not mess with any more summarizing so you can start listening.

Duration:00:26:53

MAJOR EMERGENCY POD: Bruce Allen's time in charge of football operations is coming to an end

12/28/2019
JP Finlay, Mitch Tischler and Pete Hailey have what may be the biggest Emergency Pod to date. On Saturday, JP broke the story that Bruce Allen's time in charge of the Redskins' football operations is going to end, and end soon. It's news that every single fan of this franchise has been anxious to hear. So, JP will explain what he knows, then the hosts will all react to the major shakeup and what could be coming next. Near the end, they also go through some head coaching rumors. If you like...

Duration:00:19:02

Three things to care about in Redskins-Cowboys and discussing the likelihood (or lack thereof) of Bruce Allen staying in charge

12/26/2019
JP Finlay, Mitch Tischler and Pete Hailey are well-rested after the holiday and back with a present for you: a new Redskins Talk. To begin, they each identify one storyline to care about in Redskins-Cowboys, a game that really doesn't matter much, at least in regards to the outcome. Then, they enter a Bill Callahan conversation, wondering if there's any chance he returns as the head coach in 2020. That leads into another Bruce Allen chat, where the hosts try to put percentages on the...

Duration:00:41:59