NFL Draft

Baltimore Ravens v Washington Redskins

Redskins, Shanahan in Familiar Position Tonight at NFL Draft

Mike Shanahan is very familiar with the No. 51 pick in the NFL draft. The team was a spectator for Thursday’s first round, so 51 holds a bit more importance than usual.


Phillip Thomas (credit: Kevin Casey/Getty Images)

Redskins Draft Possibilities: Phillip Thomas or J.J. Wilcox Could Be The Guy

Fresno State’s 6-foot, 208-pound Phillip Thomas and Georgia Southern’s 6-foot, 213-pound J.J. Wilcox seem to fit the bill as Redskins draft prospects tonight.


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NFC East Draft Watch: Cowboys Trade Down, Take Wisconsin Center

The Cowboys took center Travis Frederick of Wisconsin with the 31st selection after trading down 13 spots in a deal with San Francisco, picking a versatile lineman that coach Jason Garrett thinks could also be a guard after playing that spot earlier in his college career.


NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell stands at the podium at the 2013 NFL Draft. (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Manti Te’o Still Waiting; 2.5 Tons of Lineman Drafted In 1st Round

More than 2½ tons of linemen, five trades, one quarterback and no Manti Te’o.


Eric Fisher, right, of Central Michigan stands on stage with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after Fisher was picked No. 1 overall by the Kansas City Chiefs in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 25, 2013 in New York City.  (Credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Bring on Beef in NFL Draft, Starting With OT Fisher

Short on glam, slim on glitter, the NFL draft was still nothing less than a rock solid B-plus. As in Big, as in Brawn, as in Bulk, as in Beefy.


Eric Fisher of Central Michigan Chippewas holds up a jersey on stage after he was picked #1 overall by the Kansas City Chiefs in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 25, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Chiefs Take OT Fisher Of Central Michigan 1st

The Kansas City Chiefs took offensive tackle Eric Fisher of Central Michigan to begin the NFL draft Thursday night, then Jacksonville went for Texas A&M’s Luke Joeckel.


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NFL Draft Notebook: Watch for Underclassmen

Of the record 73 underclassmen in this year’s NFL draft, nearly two dozen have been projected by at least one analyst as having a chance to go in the first round.


Robert Griffin III with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell at 2012 NFL Draft. (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Odds of Redskins Trading Into First Round: One in a Million

Around this time last year Washington Redskins fans were buzzing about the impending arrival of a quarterback and franchise savior. Don’t expect an encore at this year’s draft.


(L-R) Redskins second round draft picks Taylor Jacobs, Devin Thomas, and Rocky McIntosh. (credit:  Jonathan Daniel, Andy Lyons, and Larry French/Getty Images)

History Not Kind to Redskins in Second Round of Draft

When the Redskins had a first-round pick during the past decade, they struck gold. When they had to wait until the second round of the draft to add a player, as is the case this week, the results weren’t nearly as golden.


2013 NFL Combine

Teams Will Ask The Tough Questions Because The Law Allows Them To

Whether fairly or unfairly, speculation into Manti Te’o’s sexual orientation has followed him into the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis. And what may seem like a discriminating question in most offices will probably get asked by NFL GMs during player interviews.





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