NFL Draft

N.C. State cornerback David Amerson is the newest member of the Washington Redskins. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Redskins Draft for Turnovers… Lots of Turnovers

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.’

04/29/2013

Ryan Nassib (credit: Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

NFC East Draft Recap: New DBs, QBs, and Beef

A look back at how the NFC East fared at the NFL Draft.

04/29/2013

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones. (credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Cowboys Draft Was All About The Beef

The question is whether Wisconsin center Travis Frederick will play a big part in giving quarterback Tony Romo an ‘extra half second’ — part of the Cowboys rationale for trading down and grabbing a lineman not really considered a first-rounder.

04/29/2013

The Redskins selected N.C. State cornerback David Amerson (right) with its second-round pick, No. 51 overall, and Florida tight end Jordan Reed with its third-round pick, No. 85 overall. (Credit: Getty Images)

Recapping the Redskins’ 2013 Draft

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.

106.7 The Fan–04/27/2013

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Redskins Draft Rambo, Failed Drug Tests at Georgia

The Washington Redskins have used a sixth-round pick in the NFL draft to take Bacarri Rambo, a talented safety whose stock fell after he failed two drug tests in college at Georgia.

04/27/2013

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III does jumping jacks on the stage during the team's Draft Day Party at FedEx Field on Saturday, April 27, 2013. (Credit: George Mesthos/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Cheers for RG3’s Calisthenics During NFL Draft

Robert Griffin III did a few jumping jacks and bounced up and down on the stage. The fans cheered. And cheered. And cheered.

04/27/2013

The Redskins selected Florida State teammates running back Chris Thompson, left, and defensive end Brandon Jenkins in the 5th round of the 2013 NFL Draft. (Credit: Getty Images)

Redskins Select Pair of Florida State Teammates in 5th Round

The Washington Redskins selected a pair of teammates from Florida State, who both battled injuries last season, in the fifth round of the NFL draft on Saturday.

04/27/2013

Fresno State safety Phillip Thomas makes a tackle on Oregon's Kenjon Barner during a game last season. The Redskins drafted Thomas with the 22nd pick in the 4th round (No. 119 overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft. (Credit: Kevin Casey/Getty Images)

Ball Hawk 2: Redskins Select Safety Thomas in 4th Round

The Washington Redskins used the NFL draft to pick off a couple a ball hawks, selecting the last two players to lead major college football in interceptions.

04/27/2013

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III does jumping jacks on the stage during the team's Draft Day Party at FedEx Field on Saturday, April 27, 2013. (Credit: George Mesthos/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Redskins Fans Greeted by RGIII at Draft Day Party

Robert Griffin III did a few jumping jacks and bounced up and down on the stage. The fans cheered. And cheered. And cheered.

04/27/2013

Manti Te'o (credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Te’o Time in San Diego; Geno Smith Goes to Jets

Manti Te’o and Geno Smith provided the sizzle previously missing from the NFL draft.

04/27/2013

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