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Posts Tagged ‘Cam Newton’

Two teams hold the key to Redskins pick at #10

Continuing my assumption that Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert sits atop the Redskins wishlist of guys whom they have a realistic shot of acquiring, as news begins to develop & unfold today, it becomes more clear that two teams really hold the keys to how the top 10 of the draft will proceed: The Buffalo Bills […]

With Shanahan & Allen, where there’s smoke, there’s usually fire.

Right now, if you ask ten different so-called NFL experts, draft pundits, and Redskins fans alike the question of: “Who do you think the Redskins are going to take with their first round pick” you could very well end up with 10 different answers. First, everyone thought they were going to take Cam Newton. If […]

Cam Newton to visit Redskins Park

Former Auburn quarterback & reigning Heisman Trophy winner Cam Newton will be visiting Redskins park as part of his pre-draft workouts. Per the Washington Post: Newton will be at Redskins Park on April 15, his agent, Tony Paige said. The Redskins reportedly are among nine NFL teams that have interviews scheduled with the Heisman Trophy […]

Redskins One of 8 Teams to Have Private Workout with QB Newton

According to, Auburn quarterback Cam Newton has private workouts scheduled with at least eight NFL teams, ensuring that roughly half of those in the top half of the NFL draft’s first round will have a closer look at one of the most intriguing prospects. Newton’s father, Cecil, told senior analyst Gil Brandt on […]

Shanahan’s not in attendace for Cam Newton’s workout

Ryan O’Halloran, the Redskins beat for, mentioned via Twitter yesterday that both head coach Mike Shanahan and offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan were at Redskins Park yesterday. While this may seem like an innocuous “tweet” in general, the reason why it’s significant is that both coaches were in Ashburn, and not in Little Rock or […]

Todd McShay discusses the Redskins and the 2011 NFL draft

ESPN Draft Analyst Todd McShay fielded questions on a conference call earlier today, discussing the Redskins approach to the upcoming NFL draft, and what prospects they could/should pick with their first round pick (#10 overall). Several Redskins beat reporters, including Rich Campbell of The Free Lance-Star, John Keim of the Washington Examiner, and Mike Jones […]

Mock Draft, ver 1.0

Look, I firmly believe that over-analyzing mock drafts in mid-February, to steal a line from Van Wilder, is like a rocking chair: it gives you something to do, but it doesn’t get you anywhere. There are so many things that are going to happen between now and late April that this will probably be rendered […]

Kiper projects Cam Newton to the Redskins in latest mock draft.

What would an offseason be without linking a big name to the Redskins? In his first Mock Draft for 2011, noted draft “guru” Mel Kiper Jr has projected that the Redskins would select Cam Newton, the much talked about Heisman Tropy-winning quarterback from Auburn University, with the 10th overall selection. Kiper had this to say […]