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Top priority for the 2008 draft

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View Poll Results: What should be the Redskins top priority for the 2008 draft?
Offensive line 76 36.02%
Defensive line 94 44.55%
Linebacker 3 1.42%
Cornerback 20 9.48%
Wide receiver 15 7.11%
other 3 1.42%
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Old 01-17-2008, 02:37 PM   #106
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Re: Top priority for the 2008 draft

I agree with the line of anykind will be a necessity
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Old 01-17-2008, 04:05 PM   #107
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OFFENSIVE LINE! We really tend to fall apart when we lose a starter. While GW seems to keep things together when we are short on the defensive side of the ball. We also really need a running back.....portis looks slower every year, and betts just isnt a starter in my opinion. If we are gonna play "redskins football" we must address o-line and RB.
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Old 01-17-2008, 05:25 PM   #108
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There are alot of running backs out there and the most suited for "Redskins Football" so to speak would have to be Rashard Mendenhall out of Illinois, but seriously Wide Reciever is a more pressing issue than the running back position is.
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Old 01-17-2008, 09:26 PM   #109
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Free Agent RB Barber with Dallas would get that 3rd and 1

=The Zimmermans;409142]OFFENSIVE LINE! We really tend to fall apart when we lose a starter. While GW seems to keep things together when we are short on the defensive side of the ball. We also really need a running back.....portis looks slower every year, and betts just isnt a starter in my opinion. If we are gonna play "redskins football" we must address o-line and RB.[/QUOTE]
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Old 01-17-2008, 10:06 PM   #110
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I think we need a pass rusher to help Carter on the other side. I'm not that familiar with the DE's coming out this year, but I'm sure with the 21st pick we can get an above average player. Philip Daniels is average at best when it comes to the pass rush. We should keep him, but only for stopping the run.
Calaisis Campbell out of miami will help Carter big time
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Old 01-19-2008, 11:48 PM   #111
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didnt we give a 3rd rounder for duckett
Yes , a 3rd rd pick last year 4th rd this year . We have all but 4th and 5th rd picks this year , 5th for Kendall .
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Old 01-20-2008, 02:49 PM   #112
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i'm not up on campbell... i think harvey is a much better player, or kenny for miami might make a difference immediately too.

ghoulston is the crazy beast of the draft. too bad we can't get him.
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Old 01-21-2008, 03:55 PM   #113
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Did you guys know that we have a 6'5 235 pound wideout who runs a 4.51 40...... And he never got a single rep on offense. But McCardell came on the team and played on day 1. Maybe this new coach might be a benefit in the fact that there'll probably be open competition for almost every position. ARE could be like Wes Welker in the slot.

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Old 01-21-2008, 08:18 PM   #114
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we need to find a way to go get LONG!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 01-21-2008, 08:24 PM   #115
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we need a premeire WIDE RECIEVER, whether its anthony mix or whomever.
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Old 01-26-2008, 06:30 AM   #116
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Re: Top priority for the 2008 draft

Since Spagnolo is going to be our next head coach we need to get DE like he had in New York.
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Old 01-26-2008, 07:07 AM   #117
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any type of line help. on both sides of the ball. and if someone brings up size in a wide out again, there should be a 3 month ban. since when CANT Santana get deep anymore?
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Old 01-26-2008, 10:04 AM   #118
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we need de
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Old 01-26-2008, 03:20 PM   #119
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Did you guys know that we have a 6'5 235 pound wideout who runs a 4.51 40...... And he never got a single rep on offense. But McCardell came on the team and played on day 1. Maybe this new coach might be a benefit in the fact that there'll probably be open competition for almost every position. ARE could be like Wes Welker in the slot.

SI.com - 2006 NFL Draft - Anthony Mix
there's probably a reason he hasn't played. he's just not very good.
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Old 01-26-2008, 06:39 PM   #120
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DE, then OG, then DB or a high upside WR (dj hall?). we're in a good position to grab 2-3 guys that could start either this year or next, and the team's talent base is much better now, getting us more flexibility.
I agree 100% . A DE that can play 3 downs and put pressure on the QB will make a the D much better . I think we could use a starter on the OL , we can't seem to ever make 3rd/4th and 1 . CB , Rogers and Springs are not sure things at the moment .If you hire Fassell and run the west coast ,,, we need 2 back up QB's , I doubt Collins would stay .
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