A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Friday, May 9, 2014.
All reports, rumors and conjecture are a reflection of the media conversation and are not endorsed or confirmed by the Washington Redskins.
-- The Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants, and Philadelphia Eagles all decided to play it safe on Thursday night in the first round of the NFL Draft.
-- South Carolina defensive end Jadaveon Clowney was selected No. 1 overall by the Houston Texans in the 2014 draft.
-- The Redskins and general manager Bruce Allen are not only looking at this coming season when formulating the roster, but are looking to 2015 and 2016 as well.
-- According to a poll, most people feel that the Washington Redskins should take a right tackle when their chance to select comes up.
-- The Redskins did not have a first round pick this season, and one writer gives five reasons the Redskins fans shouldn’t mind that their team did not have to select on the first day of the draft.
-- A quick overview of the Redskins offseason before the team heads into the second round of the draft on Friday.
-- Looking back into the Redskins history which shows why you don’t need first round picks to succeed in the NFL.
-- One blogger gives a list of possible positions and players that the Redskins may select with the 34th in the draft on Friday.
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