NFL team needs: Preseason week 3

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Aug 20, 2015; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III (10) is hit by Detroit Lions defensive end Phillip Hunt (58) while throwing the ball in the first quarter at FedEx Field. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Week 2 of the NFL preseason is in the books and we got a longer look at each team’s projected starters. For some teams, they are starting to get a handle on what areas of their roster are weak spots. It’s a long season where surprise contributors emerge, but some of the problems teams are dealing with right now will linger all year.

The Washington Redskins, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Oakland Raiders and St. Louis Rams all have some glaring team needs. These are the type of needs that can end a team’s playoff hopes even before the season begins.

This article is going to breakdown the issues each team is facing, identify potential in-season solutions and explore some prospects they can target in next year’s draft.

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