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The Good, Bad, and Ugly Draft Choices of the Washington Redskins

21 Mar

Most members of Sibat Media live in the DMV area and year after year, the Washington Redskins constantly let us down. In the past ten years, the Redskins have had two winning seasons (10-6 in 2005 and 9-7 in 2007)¬†and in both of those seasons we lost to the Seattle Seahawks in the playoffs. So, what is it that makes the Washington Redskins so terrible…their drafting.

This is a very obvious issue as a Washington Redskins fan. Daniel Synder, regardless if you like the man or not, does not know how to run a team. In the past ten years, there are terrible first-round draft picks along with no first-round draft picks at all and some great draft picks. Let us break it down year by year:

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Rod Gardner- After four seasons with the Redskins, he was traded to the Carolina Panthers¬†for a sixth-round draft pick. Gardner had 227 receptions for 2,997 yards over those four years to give him 13.2 yards a catch…pretty awesome.

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