Although 40-yard dashes, broad jumps and bench press reps don’t really give us an idea of a prospect’s viability as a football player, the physical tests can give a glimpse at a man’s raw athletic potential and ability to thrive in a competitive atmosphere. Over the course of the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine, the Redskins blog will take a look back at how Washington’s past three draft classes fared in Indianapolis.
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I like to imagine Jay Gruden sitting in a velvet burgundy director’s chair – J.G. monogrammed in golden thread – and running through film of every Redskins snap from 2013 with nary a heavy eyelid.
But that has to get tedious even for a guy with 10 fires and few cans of Diet Coke in his belly. Enter Trent Williams.
In an exclusive interview with Redskins.com at the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine, Gruden told Larry Michael he has the pleasure of watching one of the NFL’s most entertaining linemen on tape. Read more »
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I’ve been known to sketch, but my in no way are my skills on par with this child. I think this this fan drawing of Pierre Garçon from a few days ago is awesome, and the wide receiver agrees.
Good to see Pierre giving props.
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Die-hard Redskins fan Dale Earnhardt Jr. held a lucky talisman before he finally finished first in Daytona Beach, Fla.
The pilot of the No. 88 car won the Daytona 500 for the second time in his career Sunday night after finishing in second place for three of the past four races at the track. During a rain delay that lasted 6 hours 22 minutes, Earhardt’s road manager snapped a picture of the driver posing with Fred Stokes, who collected a sack and recovered a fumble in Super Bowl XXVI.
While enjoying the scene in his Redskins jersey, Stokes let Earnhardt hold his championship ring before “Junior” brought home his own jewelry. Read more »
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