Redskins Rookie DB Kyshoen Jarrett Developing into Something Special

View image | The Washington Redskins’ secondary has been riddled by injuries, causing coaches to try and piece together a makeshift unit. Searching for temporary fixes, the Redskins may have found a permanent fixture, as rookie defensive back Kyshoen Jarrett has become a diamond in the rough. The Redskins’ season has been marred by injuries with the secondary...
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October 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech is looking to replace a hard hitter in the defensive backfield

Kyshoen Jarrett is taking his enforcing presence to the NFL, leaving a void in Virginia Tech's secondary as the team enters the 2015 season. Defensive coordinator Bud Foster, however, won't let his defensive backfield's lack of a heavy hitter go unaddressed."We’ve got to find a guy in the back end," Foster told Mike Barber of the Richmond Times-Dispatch.The likely candidates to...
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May 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech CB Kendall Fuller could be a first-rounder in 2016 NFL draft

There wasn't a ton of Virginia Tech talent to behold in this year's NFL draft. Defensive back Kyshoen Jarrett and offensive lineman Lawrence Gibson were picked in the last two rounds, the only former Hokies selected in 2015.Next year should be different, though. Andy Bitter of The Roanoke Times believes two Virginia Tech products could go in the first round, with cornerback Kendall...
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May 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Jarrett, Gibson barely keep Virginia Tech's draft streak alive

Virginia Tech's streak of draft selections, spanning more than two decades, was in danger heading into this weekend. Five full rounds passed before an NFL team finally dipped into Tech's talent pool, as the Washington Redskins finally broke the seal and picked defensive back Kyshoen Jarrett in the sixth.A round later, the Dallas Cowboys picked offensive lineman Lawrence Gibson. Although...
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May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Don't expect to see any Hokies selected early in this year's draft

Virginia Tech has its usual draft prospects—the program has had former Hokie selected every year since 1994—but the 2015 targets aren't exactly "blue chip."Andy Bitter of The Roanoke Times believes, if that streak of NFL selections is to continue, it will do so on Day 3 of the draft. The players he cites as the most likely to be picked this weekend are offensive tackle Laurence...
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April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft: Military Bowl Scouting Preview – Cincinnati vs. Virginia Tech

After a 2-3 start to the season, Cincinnati won their last seven games to finish 9-3 and 7-1 in the AAC. While the Bearcats enter the Military Bowl hot, Virginia Tech needed a win over Virginia in their final game to become bowl eligible. Even with that victory, the Hokies have lost four of their last six games, including a 6-3 double-OT loss to Wake Forest on Nov. 22. While this...
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December 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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