Originally written on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 2/11/13
Leonard Hankerson has the size and speed to become a top flight receiver in the NFL, and this off-season he will get the chance to prove it. He was drafted by the Redskins in the third round of the 2011 NFL Draft with the 79th overall pick. Hankerson’s deep speed makes him ideal as number two receiver, however, he needs to be more refined in the short to intermediate game and fix his dropping the ball issues. According to realredskins.com, Hankerson is a legitimate candidate to move up the Redskins depth chart and grab a premier role. He had 38 catches for 543 yards and 3 touchdowns in his second year in the NFL. The departure of Brandon Banks opens the door for competition, and Hankerson with a great off-season could take the open position. var switchTo5x=true; stLight.options({publisher:''});
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