The Redskins organization is hopeful that rookie CB David Amerson will soon become the remedy to a secondary that last season ranked 30th in pass defense. Team officials understand that a cornerback with elite talent can easily mask the deficiencies of an inept secondary.
Rookie cornerback David Amerson is making a statement at Washington Redskins training camp. A fashion statement. With his socks.
Rookie cornerback David Amerson is making a statement at Washington Redskins training camp.
Redskins rookie conerback David Amerson once set an ACC record for interceptions in a single season. So of all the elite quarterbacks Washington will face in 2013, which would bring him the most joy picking off? Here’s a hint: the best.
The Washington Redskins announced the signing of second-round draft pick David Amerson Friday afternoon.
Cornerback David Amerson and safeties Phillip Thomas and Bacarri Rambo, three of the first six players chosen by the Redskins in last month’s NFL draft, understand why they’re wearing burgundy and gold.
Mike Shanahan: ‘Usually the teams that excel in turnovers, they win championships. If it’s not Super Bowls, it’s getting into the playoffs. That will always be an emphasis [for us]. These guys have come up with a lot of turnovers, [which is] one of the reasons [why] they were drafted where they were.’
The Redskins drafted seven players in the 2013 NFL Draft, which concluded on Saturday. Washington’s haul featured a pair of safeties and two running backs.
The Redskins made two picks to begin their 2013 draft on Friday night, selecting cornerback David Amerson and tight end Jordan Reed in the second and third round respectively