Draft: Linebacker

Draft: Linebacker

Over the next few weeks, LETS GO REDSKINS will review Washington’s options in next month’s NFL Draft, position by position. Linebacker is a tale of two very different situations in Washington. Generally speaking, the Redskins outside linebackers are thought to be a strength of the team, while the inside linebackers have been a weak point. Brand new 2017 NFL Draft big board1. ED Myles Garrett2. DI Jonathan Allen3. ED Derek Barnetthttps://t.co/FPEt3qzqub — PFF College Football…

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How the Redskins Draft Affects Their Roster

How the Redskins Draft Affects Their Roster

Every NFL team approaches the draft differently. Some are heavily guided by immediate need. Others, like the Washington Redskins under GM Scot McCloughan [GMSM], attempt to draft the best player available, hoping if they do that often enough they will be able to address their needs. [This latter method is also an acknowledgement that teams may know what their needs are now, but often do not know what their needs will be in six, twelve…

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Redskins finish the draft with LB Daniels and RB Marshall in the 7th round

Redskins finish the draft with LB Daniels and RB Marshall in the 7th round

The Washington Redskins finished off their 2016 NFL Draft class by selecting a linebacker and running back in the seventh round. DISCUSS IT IN OUR FACEBOOK GROUP With their first seventh round pick, the Redskins selected ILB Steven Daniels from Boston College.  Daniels is best know to be a strong run stopping linebacker.  Despite a 5’11” frame, Daniels is an aggressive tackler and recorded 6 sacks and tallied 16 tackles for loss last year.  He…

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