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Sunday Slop: Redskins news of the day as the Combine comes to an end

A look at the top Redskins stories of the day

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After a strong NFL Scouting Combine, could Mekhi Becton be a Trent Williams replacement | NBC Sports

But Becton could be in play for the Burgundy and Gold if they decide to trade back in the draft. The Detroit Lions (pick No. 3), Miami Dolphins (No. 5), Los Angeles Chargers (No. 6) and Carolina Panthers (No. 7) could all be in the market for a quarterback come draft time, and trading up with Washington may be the only way for one of those teams to ensure they’ll be able to draft the signal-caller of their choice.

Report: Redskins expected to chase James Bradberry in free agency | NBC Sports

Fans need to prepare themselves for significant salary jumps this free agency period, especially if the NFL and NFL Player’s Association agree to terms on a new collective bargaining agreement. The money will soar, the salary cap will soar, and the market for individual players will soar.

Daniel Jeremiah’s Day 3 Report |

Isaiah Simmons, Clemson (No. 9 to Jaguars): He had the best 40 today with an official 4.39. He ranks at No. 6 on D.J.’s top-50 list.

”Talk about long and rangy and explosive. Whew! That is not normal. If you didn’t know, that’s not normal. 6-3 and change, 238 pounds, watch him stride that out.”

2020 NFL Scouting Combine Day 3 Winners and Losers |

Logan Wilson, LB, Wyoming: Wilson cemented top-100 consideration with an excellent combine performance. Despite weighing a solid 241 pounds, he was fast (4.63 40, 1.54 10-yard split) on the runway. His jumps were adequate (32-inch vertical, 10-1 broad) but his safety-like movement (and hands) during on-field work made it evident he can handle coverage responsibilities on Sundays.

LB Davis-Gaither and C Cushenberry among the many draft hopefuls dealing with injuries |

Prior to the Combine, South Carolina WR Bryan Edwards (6-3, 212) announced via Twitter that he suffered a broken foot while preparing for the event, forcing him to miss the drills. Edwards said he’d need a few months to recover.

Trade options for the Redskins if they deal Trent Williams |