On Now
Coming Up
  • Thu., Jul. 28, 2016 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT Cooley and Kevin

    WEDNESDAY on Cooley & Kevin! Cooley is on vacation and Thom Loverro is in! Nats and Indians seires is off and running, will the the Nationals make any moves before the trade deadline? NFL Insider Adam Schefter joins the show with the latest from NFL training camp and the Redskins. Plus, anther edition of You Heard it Here First!

  • Fri., Jul. 29, 2016 5:00 AM - 7:00 AM EDT The Morning Blitz

    The Morning Blitz with Al Galdi is a fast-moving, high-energy show that covers everything you need to begin your day.  Redskins, Nationals, Wizards, Capitals, Terps, Hoyas, Orioles…Galdi covers them all in addition to hitting on the national sports stories that matter to you.  Galdi is a DMV-lifer, a huge proponent of analytics and a big fan of old-school hip-hop.  He also hosts The Official Redskins Postgame Show after every Redskins game and Chin Music with Al Galdi on Saturdays from 9am-10am.  Tweet him: @AlGaldi

  • Fri., Jul. 29, 2016 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT Cooley and Kevin

    WEDNESDAY on Cooley & Kevin! Cooley is on vacation and Thom Loverro is in! Nats and Indians seires is off and running, will the the Nationals make any moves before the trade deadline? NFL Insider Adam Schefter joins the show with the latest from NFL training camp and the Redskins. Plus, anther edition of You Heard it Here First!

News

Print
RSS

Redskins Sign Three Undrafted Rookies

Posted Jul 28, 2011

The Redskins have signed Indiana quarterback Ben Chappell, North Carolina running back Shaun Draughn and East Carolina offensive lineman Willie Smith, the team announced on Thursday.


The Redskins completed the signings of three undrafted rookies, including Indiana quarterback Ben Chappell.

The team also signed North Carolina running back Shaun Draughn and East Carolina offensive lineman Willie Smith.

Chappell, 6-3 and 242 pounds, appeared in 39 contests with 27 starts, including his final 24 games for the Hoosiers.

Chappell finished second all-time in Indiana history in both passing yards (7,251) and touchdowns (45). He is also Indiana’s career leader in completion percentage (61.1), completions (651) and attempts (1,066).

As a senior, Chappell completed 302-of-483 passes for 3,295 yards, 24 touchdowns and nine interceptions.

He is a native of Bloomington, Ind.

Draughn, 6-0 and 205 pounds, finished his college career with 2,070 rushing yards on 451 attempts, a 4.6-yard average, and 10 touchdowns. He also added 50 catches for 268 yards and one touchdown.

As a senior, Draughn rushed for 637 yards and six touchdowns on 129 carries while contributing 13 catches for 62 yards.

Draughn grew up in Tarboro, N.C.

Smith, 6-6 and 290 pounds, was a two-year starter at left tackle at East Carolina. As a senior, he was named a first-team All-Conference USA selection.

Smith is a native of Smithfield, N.C.

 

 

widget powered by zoomph