Report: Josh Norman's benching was due to spat with Jay Gruden
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By Chris Roling

While we may never find out the true reason, details about Josh Norman’s benching against the New Orleans Saints continue to emerge.

Jay Gruden and Washington Redskins coaches decided to sit Norman during one of the worst games of his career last Monday, though most public reasons simply pointed at Norman’s play.

Friday, a pair of reporters hinted at something else:

Note the line from Dan Steinberg’s report: “There is not a lot of good vibes when it comes to Norman among several of the coaches right now. They’re hopeful he begins to play better.”

While Gruden and Norman are saying the right things in the aftermath of the tough loss, it is clear the Redskins have some serious work to do behind the scenes.

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