Washington Redskins release General Manager Scot McCloughan

Redskins General Manager Scot McCloughan before the Washington Redskins face the Detroit Lions in a preseason game at FedEx Field in 2015.

WASHINGTON, DC (WRIC) — President Bruce Allen of the Washington Redskins has released a statement on the releasing of their General manager Scot McCloughan.

“The Washington Redskins have released Scot McCloughan from the organization effective immediately. We wish him success in his future endeavors. The team will have no further comment on his departure. The organization remains confident in our personnel department as we execute our free agency plans as well as prepare for the upcoming NFL Draft.”

McCloughan was not in attendance at this year’s NFL combine and has not been involved in the Redskins personnel decisions during free agency.

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