Found January 24, 2012 on Redskins Blog:
via NFL Network In 2011, the Redskins joined most coaching staffs in Mobile, Ala. to scout the nation’s best four-year collegiate stars.  From there, they used six-of-12 draft picks on Senior Bowl participants, including the first three in a row.  This was more than any other team in the NFL. Here’s the graphic on the six, as seen this afternoon on the NFL Network’s coverage of the Senior Bowl: via NFL Network Here are some additional facts about this dirty half-dozen: Redskins selected a Senior Bowl participant in each of the first five rounds and six-of-seven. They collectively appeared in 64 games, starting 25. They collectively were nominated for six NFL rookie of the week nominations, winning on rookie of the month award. They grew some of the best facial hair in the the DMV. Word out of Mobile, Ala. is that head coach Mike Shanahan considers this to be a major scouting opportunity, and his drafting record with the Redskins reflects that. Another familiar Redskins face with i...

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Click to view slideshow. When most student assistants join an NCAA football staff, there’s a worry about making a good impression and getting up to speed with the responsibilities of the job.  There’s the apprehension of being respected by the players and being an asset, rather than a hindrance to the coaching staff. But no student assistant has ever had quite the résumé...

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Practice Bubble Time Lapse Video

Click to view slideshow. Late Friday afternoon, we announced right here on that the Redskins practice bubble was finally off the ground.  As of closing time at Redskins Park, she wasn’t quite off the ground.  As of sundown, she was still rising.  When the snow began, she was standing tall, and by morning the bubble had risen to a proud 96 feet. The bubble now dominates...

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