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Multifaceted Reed Added To Offense

Multifaceted Reed Added To Offense

redskins.com ESPN.com Updated Apr 26, 2013
(AP Photo) With the 85th pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, the Washington Redskins focused on adding to their elite offense with the selection of Jordan Reed out of Florida. For weeks, mock drafts predicted that the Redskins would zero in on the defensive sid…
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  • Amerson’s Conference Call With The Media

    Amerson’s Conference Call With The Media

    redskins.com ESPN.com Apr 26, 2013
    David Amerson, the Washington Redskins first pick in the draft and 51st overall selection, spoke on a conference call with the local media for the first time.
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  • Ryan Kerrigan: ‘I’m Glad I Cut My Hair’

    Ryan Kerrigan: ‘I’m Glad I Cut My Hair’

    redskins.com Apr 26, 2013
    Click to view slideshow. For Ryan Kerrigan’s full Draft Day experience, check it out over on Redskins.com. When not out mauling opposing quarterbacks and taking interceptions back for touchdowns, Redskins outside linebacker Ryan Kerrigan is just your av
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  • Redskins Redo Deal For CB Josh Wilson

    Redskins Redo Deal For CB Josh Wilson

    The Redskins have restructured the contract of cornerback Josh Wilson to create more flexibility beneath the salary cap, the seven-year veteran confirmed, Mike Jones of the Washington Post reports. Set to count $5.3 million against the cap in 2013 — the
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  • Fred Smoot: First round of NFL draft ‘was not sexy,’ Redskins s…

    Fred Smoot: First round of NFL draft ‘was not sexy,’ Redskins should pick Tyrann Mathieu

    washingtonpost.com Apr 26, 2013
    Fred Smoot was on with Holden and Danny on 106.7 The Fan today, and he apparently did not approve of the first round of the NFL draft. “Hey, man. It was one of those drafts, it was not sexy at … Continue reading →
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  • Patrick Willis restructures to give Niners some cash for rookie…

    Patrick Willis restructures to give Niners some cash for rookies

    profootballtalk.com Apr 26, 2013
    Earlier on Friday, we brought word of the Redskins restructuring cornerback Josh Wilson’s contract to give them money to put toward signing their draft picks. The Redskins had the least money under the cap of any team in the NFL heading into the draft a
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  • RG3 ‘Happy But Not Satisfied’ With 2012

    RG3 ‘Happy But Not Satisfied’ With 2012

    redskins.com Apr 26, 2013
    (AP Photo) Four months removed from the Redskins first NFC East title since 1999, quarterback Robert Griffin III still isn’t satisfied with the way his debut season came to an end. Happy? Yes to an extent as he was truly honored for being voted the AP O
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  • Breakfast links: We're just getting started

    Breakfast links: We're just getting started

    ESPN.com Apr 26, 2013
    Oh yeah. Two more rounds tonight. The Eagles have one of the first picks again. The Cowboys have an extra third-rounder. The Redskins get to join the party. It may be a new day, but we are mid-draft, and let's not forget it. These links here are draft l…
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  • Video - Washington Redskins draft DB David Amerson No. 51 in 2013 NFL Draft 02:17

    Washington Redskins draft DB David Amerson No. 51 in 2013 NFL Draft

    Apr 26
    The Washington Redskins draft North Carolina State DB David Amerson 51st overall in the 2013 NFL Draft.

Sports Columnists

  • 2013 NFL draft -- Second-day winners, losers

    Apr 26
    On a day the Packers took care of business at the 2013 NFL draft, Matt Barkley's freefall reached new depths, writes John Clayton.
  • Don Banks: 2013 NFL second-round mock draft

    Apr 26
    NEW YORK -- With all the quarterbacks that remain there for the picking, and the unfinished Manti Te'o saga, Friday night's second round has a chance to be as interesting as Thursday night's first round was unpredictable. I can't really recall a second …
  • Peter King: Looking back on a strange first round, ahead to a starry secon…

    Apr 26
    ST. LOUIS -- After the strangest first round of an NFL draft that I have seen, here's a look at the bizarro-world day-one (yes: Justin Pugh and Travis Frederick; no: Geno Smith and Matt Barkley) and a look ahead to a second day that will be starrier tha…
  • Don Banks: With GM seats burning, Bills and Dolphins go bold; more Snaps

    Apr 26
    NEW YORK -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we digest a less-than-riveting first round of the NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall ...