Sources tell Garafolo that this is more than a physical thing for Cravens and the Redskins “want to get him right.”
- Mike Jones reports that Cravens wasn’t at Redskins practice this morning and this isn’ the first time he’s considered retirement.
Cravens is expected to miss the start of the season while nursing a knee injury.
Cravens, 22, is a former second-round pick of the Redskins back in 2016. He’s currently in the second year of his four-year, $4.430 million contract that included $2.523 million guaranteed and stands to make base salaries of $450,000 and $651,408 over the next two years of the agreement.
In 2016, Cravens appeared in 11 games for the Redskins and recorded 34 tackles, one sack, an interception and five pass defenses. Cravens was limited to playing 294 total snaps last year.