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  1. Your 2019 Washington Redskins Draft Class

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    Every pick made and every trade is all below. This list includes which former players became compensatory picks as well.
    Each player has a link to a highlight package or in the case of Alexander and Clinton-Dix a link to their player profile and stats.

    Round 1, 15th Pick (15 overall): Dwayne Haskins, QB, Ohio St.

    Round 1, 26th Pick (26 overall): Montez Sweat, EDGE, Mississippi St.^

    Round 2, 14th Pick (46 overall ...
  2. Your 2019 Draft Class As of 3/10/19

    Three weeks ago the NFL released its list of 32 Compensatory Picks to be dealt out during the 2019 draft. The Redskins were awarded a total of 4 compensatory picks (the max allowed per team per year) which was one more than was expected from Over The Cap's Compensatory Pick Projection. So, today I'm going to take a look at the Redskins full compliment of draft picks, what the Redskins have done with said picks so far and ...

    Updated 03-10-19 at 02:35 PM by The Burgundy Ghost

  3. 2018 Draft Evaluations (Throw Out Your Grades)

    So, if you don't feel like reading a long article on the draft, here's a quick summary via anecdote:
    I had to call my former employers the other day for some information and wound up talking to a former co-worker who follows the 'Skins. He asked me what I thought of the draft (back then I was doing the Redskins media/blogging thing for my own site IIWII and Son of Washington) and I told him "They knocked it out of the Park!"

    I'm not going to do a standard draft evaluation ...

    Updated 05-07-18 at 12:29 AM by The Burgundy Ghost


  4. My take on anything and everything Burgundy and Gold
    while living in the heart of the wilderness. I am a fan, nothing more or less.

    Fortes fortuna adiuvat

    We have all heard the old saying Fortune favors the bold.

    Well, if there is one word we can use to describe the move made by Mike Shanahan, Bruce Allen, Dan Synder and the whole Washington Redskins franchise yesterday it is bold.

    Oh sure, there are a lot of other things it could and has been called in the last few hours. Things like too much, desperate and a huge mistake. But those who use those descriptors admit, at least most of them, that this move was ...