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Daily Slop: Scot McCloughan Offering Little Details on his Draft Plan; Who Will be the Redskins top Pick on Thursday?

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Need to Know: Who will be the Redskins’ top pick on Thursday? | Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
Here is what you need to know on this Wednesday, April 29, one day before the Washington Redskins go on the clock at the NFL draft. Setting the odds on the top pick Yesterday, my man Ben Standig put up a post on CSNwashington.

Redskins' GM: Extension talks with Williams, Kerrigan are 'ongoing' | Comcast SportsNet Washington
Scot McCloughan said on Monday that the organization is engaged in contract extension talks with the agents for Ryan Kerrigan and Trent Williams, although no deals are imminent.

Big Carl Davis Uses Length, Athleticism
Iowa defensive line prospect Carl Davis, who earned second-team All-Big Ten honors in 2014, hopes to make an immediate impact on an NFL roster.

Darrel Young Made A Lot Of Special Visits Last Week
Darrel Young took time each day after voluntary offseason practices last week to visit schools and non-profits in the D.C. area.

Scot McCloughan: 'It's A Big Man's Game'
Both in the trenches and out wide in one-on-one matchups where height can give an advantage, Washington Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan believes the NFL is a "big man’s game."

OPEN THREAD: How will McCloughan get more picks? | Comcast SportsNet Washington
It's no secret the Redskins want to acquire more draft picks, but it's unclear exactly how that will occur. Trading down from the No. 5 spot is not a must, but it would make it easier.

Scot McCloughan: QB still in play at No. 5, but likes current roster - Washington Redskins Blog - ESPN
Redskins GM Scot McCloughan said they'll pick up the fifth-year option for RGIII. But that doesn't mean he won't draft another QB on Thursday.

Washington Redskins NFL draft: The case for Clemson's Vic Beasley - Washington Redskins Blog - ESPN
The Redskins have one accomplished pass-rusher and another they hope develops into a quality one. But neither has the explosiveness of Vic Beasley.

PHOTOS: Power Lifts Highlight Tuesday Workouts
Check out images from the Washington Redskins' sixth day of Phase 1 offseason workouts at Redskins Park in Loudoun County, Va.

Option puts pressure on Griffin to get off to fast start | Comcast SportsNet Washington
If Robert Griffin III doesn't show that he will be worth of earning $16.2 million in 2016 in the early going in 2016 he could wind up being benched.

Four smokescreens from NFL draft season -
Despite picking up Robert Griffin III's 2016 option, Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan is leaving the door open to draft a quarterback with the No. 5 overall pick. I'm calling balderdash on that smokescreen.

As NFL draft approaches, Scot McCloughan offering little details on his plan - Washington Times
The Redskins' new general manager, regarded by his peers as one of the better college scouts in the country, shared a general outline of his strategy for the three-day event, which begins on Thursday.

Rick Jean Francois: "Defense Can Be Top 5"

Redskins Defensive End Ricky Jean Francois talks with Larry Michael about the revamped defense and his Peanut Butter Jelly Dance

2015 NFL Draft Interview from Senior Bowl:  S Cody Prewitt

2015 NFL Draft Interview from Senior Bowl:  CB/S Quinten Rollins