REPORT: Adrian Peterson, Jamaal Charles Set To Visit The Washington Redskins
The Washington Redskins are down to just 3 healthy running backs on the roster and have begun exploring options on the free agent market.
Team officials have lined up meetings with notable names, Adrian Peterson and Jamaal Charles. Former Arizona Cardinals RB Peterson is set to meet on Monday, while the former Chiefs pro-bowler is meeting with the team on Sunday.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 19, 2018
Free agent RB Jamaal Charles is scheduled to visit with the #Redskins today, per source.
— ig: josinaanderson (@JosinaAnderson) August 19, 2018
Coach Jay Gruden told reporters that the team is “covering our bases” while waiting to see how Samaje Perine and Byron Marshall recover from injuries suffered in Thursday’s preseason game.
LSU’s Derrius Guice, who was drafted in the 2nd round, was definitely high on the list to be the starter, but he would tear his ACL in the preseason opener.