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Sunday Slop: Top Redskins and NFL stories of the day

A look at the top football news of the day

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Haskins has a fan in Rams CB Jalen Ramsey | NBC Sports

Los Angeles and Washington will face off in Week 5 of the 2020 NFL season, giving Ramsey and Haskins a chance to compete against each other. Though Ramsey may not be rooting for Haskins to succeed for that one game, it’s clear that he’ll continue to be a fan and supporter of the Redskins quarterback.

Redskins Cody Latimer arrested on multiple charges in Colorado | NBC Sports

The Redskins signed Latimer in late March adding a veteran presence to a young wide receiving corps. He has spent six years in the league with the Denver Broncos and the New York Giants.

Drafting Jalen Hurts was a ‘stupid pick’ by the Eagles, Philly beat writer says | NBC Sports

“They had the chance with the 53rd pick in the draft to go out and get a guy to help them win a Super Bowl, which is what they should be trying to do right now with a 27-year-old franchise quarterback,” he said. “Instead, they went with an insurance policy.

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I think this team is going places. And I think this aerial attack is about to explode. Buffalo GM Brandon Beane brilliantly traded for Stefon Diggs, giving Allen a legit No. 1 receiver. Those two will make beautiful music together. And don’t forget about Allen’s great chemistry with John Brown and Cole Beasley, which will only get better in their second season together.

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Then, Elway radically improved the offense around Lock. Signing Melvin Gordon to pair with Phillip Lindsay gives the Broncos one of the NFL’s more formidable 1-2 punches at running back, while ascendant young receiver Courtland Sutton was given a boost with the draft selection of Jerry Jeudy and KJ Hamler — that was the first time in franchise history that Denver drafted receivers with its only first- and second-round picks. Meanwhile, the shaky offensive line was bolstered by the free agency signings of Graham Glasgow and the third-round selection of Lloyd Cushenberry.