Washington Redskins 2015 Mock Madness

A compilation from Redskins.com of various league experts' predictions about what the Washington Redskins will do with the No. 5-overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. Check back weekly until the draft -- which is being held April 30-May 2 in Chicago -- for updates!

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*EXPERT: *Mel Kiper Jr.; ESPN (click here for full article; must have ESPN Insider access)

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Check out these photos of Dante Fowler Jr., an energetic and relentless edge rusher of the University of Florida.

SELECTION:** Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida

*DATE OF SELECTION: *April 30, 2015

PREVIOUS SELECTIONS:

-- Randy Gregory; Outside Linebacker, Nebraska (Feb. 11)

-- Shane Ray; Defensive End, Missouri (March 5, 2015)

ANALYSIS: “If they want to take the best player available and improve the team at an absolutely critical position, they hit a home run with Fowler still here.”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Strong-side 3-4 outside linebacker with the physical traits and above-average potential to set the edge or spill runs wide to an early demise. Fowler is a competitive pass rusher getting by on athleticism and inside moves right now, but has a Pro Bowl ceiling with double-digit sack potential if he takes coaching and addresses his rush technique.”


EXPERT: Todd McShay; ESPN (click here for full article; must have ESPN Insider access)

SELECTION: Dante Fowler Jr.; Defensive End, Florida

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Check out these photos of Dante Fowler Jr., an energetic and relentless edge rusher of the University of Florida.

DATE OF SELECTION:** April 30, 2015

PREVIOUS SELECTIONS:

-- Randy Gregory; Outside Linebacker, Nebraska (Feb. 26)
-- Shane Ray; Defensive End, Missouri (Feb. 5)
-- Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside linebacker, Florida (March 30)

ANALYSIS: “I think that if the Redskins are presented with a good trade offer to move back, that's what they'll do. The Falcons are a potential trade partner, depending on how the first four picks go. But if they stay here, Fowler fills a major need at 3-4 outside linebacker, and he has the size Washington GM Scot McCloughan typically looks for at the position.”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: It's hard to find many play weaknesses for Ray, but his lack of overall length is one area that some teams have concerns about. He pursues the quarterback and the ball like it's his last snap. An alpha male packaged in an explosive frame, Ray has the traits and skills to be a dominant pass rusher and potential Pro Bowler. He also has the athleticism and strength to play in any defensive front.”


EXPERT: Peter Schrager; FOXSports.com (click here for full article)

*SELECTION: *Dante Fowler Jr.; Defensive End, Florida

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Check out these photos of Dante Fowler Jr., an energetic and relentless edge rusher of the University of Florida.

DATE OF SELECTION: **April 13, 2015

PREVIOUS SELECTIONS:

-- Landon Collins; Safety, Alabama (Jan. 20)

-- Danny Shelton; Defensive Tackle, Washington (Feb. 23)

-- Shane Ray; Defensive End, Missouri (April 13)

ANALYSIS: “It's been a good (albeit a tad bit quiet) offseason for the Redskins thus far. Defensive tackles Terrance Knighton and Stephen Paea and cornerback Chris Culliver were signed to smart deals and can all contribute at a high level next year. Fowler, a guy many expected to go in the top three, could fill any void the departed Brian Orakpo left as the outside linebacker opposite Ryan Kerrigan. He's arguably the best pass-rusher in this draft class. Good fit in a 3-4. Fowler is a high-energy guy who can play in a variety of spots in front seven, and did just that at Florida

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Strong-side 3-4 outside linebacker with the physical traits and above-average potential to set the edge or spill runs wide to an early demise. Fowler is a competitive pass rusher getting by on athleticism and inside moves right now, but has a Pro Bowl ceiling with double-digit sack potential if he takes coaching and addresses his rush technique.”


*EXPERT: *Rob Rang; CBSSports.com (click here for full article)

SELECTION: Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida

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Check out these photos of Dante Fowler Jr., an energetic and relentless edge rusher of the University of Florida.

DATE OF SELECTION:** April 30, 2015

ANALYSIS: "With the draft's most pro-ready pass rusher still available, Washington is able to quickly replace free agent departure Brian Orakpo.”
NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Strong-side 3-4 outside linebacker with the physical traits and above-average potential to set the edge or spill runs wide to an early demise. Fowler is a competitive pass rusher getting by on athleticism and inside moves right now, but has a Pro Bowl ceiling with double-digit sack potential if he takes coaching and addresses his rush technique.”


*EXPERT: *Dane Brugler; CBSSports.com (click here for full article)

SELECTION: Brandon Scherff; Offensive Lineman, Iowa

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Check out these photos of Universtiy of Iowa offensive lineman Brandon Scherff, the Redskins' fifth-overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft.

DATE OF SELECTION:** April 30, 2015

PREVIOUS SELECTIONS:

-- Vic Beasley; Outside Linebacker, Clemson (March 16)

-- Marcus Mariota; Quarterback, Oregon (March 29)

-- Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida (April 6)

-- Vic Beasley; Outside Linebacker, Clemson (April 27)

ANALYSIS: “The Redskins want to trade out of this spot, but if stuck at No. 5, a 'safe' player like Scherff could be the direction new general manager Scot McCloughan chooses to go.”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Like former Hawkeye Riley Reiff, Scherff has measurables and traits to play tackle in the league but might be better suited to play guard. More powerful than explosive, Scherff is not a scheme-specific talent and can maul or move in run game. Road-grader with pancake-man potential, but has holes in his pass protection that will be exposed on the next level -- especially at tackle.”

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*EXPERT: *Pete Prisco; CBSSports.com (click here for full article)

*SELECTION: *Vic Beasley; Outside Linebacker, Clemson

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Check out these photos of Vic Beasley, a quick and disruptive outside linebacker out of Clemson University.

DATE OF SELECTION: **April 30, 2015

PREVIOUS SELECTION:

-- Vic Beasley; Outside Linebacker, Clemson (March 17)

-- Randy Gregory; Outside Linebacker, Nebraska (March 24)

-- Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida (April 14)

ANALYSIS: “They need somebody who can come off the edge with speed. Beasley excels at that. He might have issues against the run, but he will be explosive as a rusher.”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Projects as 3-4 outside linebacker. Considered one of the best pure edge rushers in the draft, but needs more sophistication to his approach. Has speed and explosion to become an absolute menace for a creative defensive coordinator. High-impact talent, but needs to crank up competitive nature in order to reach his potential. Teams privately gushed about his ability to carry speed at the combine to go along with his additional weight.”

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*EXPERT: *Daniel Jeremiah; NFL.com/NFL Network (click here for full article)

*SELECTION: *Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida

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Check out these photos of Dante Fowler Jr., an energetic and relentless edge rusher of the University of Florida.

DATE OF SELECTION: **March 18, 2015

PREVIOUS SELECTIONS:

-- Leonard Williams; Defensive End, University of Southern California (Jan. 14)

-- Shane Ray; Defensive End, Missouri (Feb. 25)

-- Randy Gregory; Outside Linebacker, Nebraska (Mar. 18)

ANALYSIS: “This could be Vic Beasley or a trade back, but Fowler is the best option right here.”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Strong-side 3-4 outside linebacker with the physical traits and above-average potential to set the edge or spill runs wide to an early demise. Fowler is a competitive pass rusher getting by on athleticism and inside moves right now, but has a Pro Bowl ceiling with double-digit sack potential if he takes coaching and addresses his rush technique.”


*EXPERT: *Bucky Brooks; NFL.com/NFL Network (click here for full article)

SELECTION: Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida

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Check out these photos of Dante Fowler Jr., an energetic and relentless edge rusher of the University of Florida.

DATE OF SELECTION: **April 23, 2015

PREVIOUS SELECTIONS:

-- Landon Collins; Safety, Alabama (Jan. 19)

-- Randy Gregory; Outside Linebacker, Nebraska (Feb. 27)

-- Vic Beasley; Outside Linebacker, Clemson (March 30)

ANALYSIS: “Fowler steps in to replace Brian Orakpo as the rugged edge rusher in the Redskins’ 3-4.”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Strong-side 3-4 outside linebacker with the physical traits and above-average potential to set the edge or spill runs wide to an early demise. Fowler is a competitive pass rusher getting by on athleticism and inside moves right now, but has a Pro Bowl ceiling with double-digit sack potential if he takes coaching and addresses his rush technique.”


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EXPERT: Chris Burke; SI.com (click here for full article)

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Check out these photos of Dante Fowler Jr., an energetic and relentless edge rusher of the University of Florida.

SELECTION: **Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida

PREVIOUS SELECTION:

-- Brandon Scherff; Offensive Tackle, Iowa (Feb. 5)

-- Vic Beasley; Defensive End, Clemson (March 13)

DATE OF SELECTION: April 14, 2015

ANALYSIS: “Brandon Scherff was penciled in at this spot during previous mocks. Moving him down a few spots says nothing about his potential—I’d argue he can start at guard or RT next season. Washington can find O-line help in Round 2 or beyond; it can’t find an edge player with Fowler’s upside.”

NFL.com ANALYSIS:“Strong-side 3-4 outside linebacker with the physical traits and above-average potential to set the edge or spill runs wide to an early demise. Fowler is a competitive pass rusher getting by on athleticism and inside moves right now, but has a Pro Bowl ceiling with double-digit sack potential if he takes coaching and addresses his rush technique.”


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*EXPERT: *Charlie Campbell; WalterFootball.com (click here for full article)

SELECTION: Amari Cooper; Wide Receiver, Alabama

*DATE OF SELECTION: *April 29, 2015

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Check out these photos of Leonard Williams, a versatile defensive end out of the University of Southern California.

PREVIOUS SELECTIONS:**

-- Andrus Peat; Offensive Lineman/Tackle, Stanford (Jan. 30)

-- Dante Fowler Jr.; Linebacker, Florida (Feb. 23)

-- Randy Gregory; Outside Linebacker, Nebraska (March 9)

-- Brandon Scherff; Offensive Tackle, Iowa (March 16)

-- Leonard Williams; Defensive End, University of Southern California (March 30)

ANALYSIS: “I believe the Redskins would love to trade down, but if they're stuck at No. 5, they are going to take the best player available. That would be Cooper. Receiver isn't a real need, but DeSean Jackson turns 29 next season. Pierre Garcon also turns 29, and his play slipped last year. Cooper is the best player available and the long-term No. 1 receiver for Washington. As predicted, Cooper had a huge 2014 season being the feature receiver in Lane Kiffin's West Coast offense. Cooper clearly has the size/speed combination to present a constant mismatch. He recorded 134 receptions for 1,727 yards with 16 touchdowns in 2014. Cooper put together a string of dominating performances that showed off his great route-running, speed, run-after-the-catch ability and skills to fight for 50-50 balls. The junior dropped some passes though, so he has room to improve his hands and concentration.Cooper collected 45 receptions for 736 yards and four touchdowns in 2013, but was dealing with a toe injury that really slowed him down. He had a great freshman season in 2012 and helped Alabama repeat as the National Champion. The 6-foot-1, 202-pounder carried the Crimson Tide passing attack. He caught 59 passes for 1,000 yards and 11 touchdowns for the year. No other Alabama receiver notched 30 receptions or 500 yards through the air.”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Won't dazzle with blazing speed or outrageous size, but is good in both categories. Complete receiver with game-changing ability to win downfield. Has the skill and twitch to be a consistent, high-volume target in the short and intermediate games with the ability to produce against any coverage. Cooper won't be able to run roughshod over NFL safeties like he did in college, but he should be able to help a passing game improve quickly..”


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Check out these photos of Dante Fowler Jr., an energetic and relentless edge rusher of the University of Florida.

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*EXPERT: *Great Blue North Draft Report (click here for full article)

*SELECTION: *Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida

*DATE OF SELECTION: *April 6, 2015

*PREVIOUS SELECTIONS: *

-- Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida (Feb. 10)

-- Randy Gregory; Outside Linebacker, Nebraska (Feb. 10)

-- Shane Ray; Defensive End, Missouri (March 19)

-- Randy Gregory; Outside Linebacker, Nebraska (March 23)

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Strong-side 3-4 outside linebacker with the physical traits and above-average potential to set the edge or spill runs wide to an early demise. Fowler is a competitive pass rusher getting by on athleticism and inside moves right now, but has a Pro Bowl ceiling with double-digit sack potential if he takes coaching and addresses his rush technique.”


*EXPERT: *Steven Ruiz; USA Today (click here for full article)

*SELECTION: *Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida 

*DATE OF SELECTION: *April 24, 2015

*PREVIOUS SELECTIONS: *

--Randy Gregory; Outside Linebacker, Nebraska (Feb. 5)

-- Vic Beasley; Defensive End, Clemson (April 2)

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Strong-side 3-4 outside linebacker with the physical traits and above-average potential to set the edge or spill runs wide to an early demise. Fowler is a competitive pass rusher getting by on athleticism and inside moves right now, but has a Pro Bowl ceiling with double-digit sack potential if he takes coaching and addresses his rush technique.”


*EXPERT: *Matt Miller; Bleacher Report (click here for full article)

*SELECTION: *Leonard Williams; Defensive End, University of Southern California

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Check out these photos of Leonard Williams, a versatile defensive end out of the University of Southern California.

DATE OF SELECTION: **March 24, 2015

PREVIOUS SELECTIONS:

-- Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida (Feb. 24)
-- Brandon Scherff; Offensive Tackle, Iowa (Feb. 2)

ANALYSIS: “Terrance Knighton, Stephen Paea and Ricky Jean-Francois were added to the defensive line this offseason to go along with Jason Hatcher, but outside of Knighton at nose tackle, none of these players will strike fear in offensive coordinators. And while some will want an edge rusher here to play opposite Ryan Kerrigan, it's worth remembering that Trent Murphy was a second-round pick of the team last year.

Williams can play the 5-technique position from Day 1 and become the team's second most impactful defender behind Kerrigan. He's athletic, strong, versatile and can bump inside to the 3-technique on passing downs when the team goes to a four-man front.”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Enormously powerful defensive lineman. Has the look and feel of the biggest, strongest kid on the playground but hasn't figured out how to unlock his natural gifts and consistently dominate the rest of the kids on the playground just yet. Williams can play in an odd or even front, and is able to hold the point as a two-gapper or disrupt upfield. With coaching and more experience, Williams should be able to match the athleticism with the power and become a consistent Pro Bowler with a ceiling that goes even higher than that.”


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Check out these photos of Dante Fowler Jr., an energetic and relentless edge rusher of the University of Florida.

EXPERT**: Michael Schottey; Bleacher Report (click here for full article)

SELECTION: Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida

DATE OF SELECTION: Feb. 10, 2015

ANALYSIS: “Fowler isn't a complete prospect yet, but we've seen in recent years that teams are willing to over-draft talented athletes who project as one-dimensional pass-rushers in their first couple of seasons. Fowler fits that description well, and he's going to test off the boards, solidifying his status toward the top of the draft.

For Washington, it's tempting to say they don't need a pass-rusher with Trent Murphy drafted last year and the possibility of re-signing Brian Orakpo, but rushers are rarely thought of as something a team can have too many of, and a new defensive coordinator is sure to shake some things up anyway.”

NFL.com ANALSIS: "Strong-side 3-4 outside linebacker with the physical traits and above-average potential to set the edge or spill runs wide to an early demise. Fowler is a competitive pass rusher getting by on athleticism and inside moves right now, but has a Pro Bowl ceiling with double-digit sack potential if he takes coaching and addresses his rush technique."


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Check out these photos of Dante Fowler Jr., an energetic and relentless edge rusher of the University of Florida.

EXPERT:** Pat Kirwan; CBSSports.com (click here for full article)

*SELECTION: *Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida

*DATE OF SELECTION: *Feb. 24, 2015

*PREVIOUS SELECTIONS: *

--Randy Gregory; Defensive End/Outside Linebacker, Nebraska (Feb. 5)

--Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida (Feb. 17)

ANALYSIS: “The Brian Orakpo experiment is over and the Redskins need a pass rusher opposite Ryan Kerrigan. Fowler is a 260-pound pass rusher that can play from any stance and he is big enough to play all three downs.”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Strong-side 3-4 outside linebacker with the physical traits and above-average potential to set the edge or spill runs wide to an early demise. Fowler is a competitive pass rusher getting by on athleticism and inside moves right now, but has a Pro Bowl ceiling with double-digit sack potential if he takes coaching and addresses his rush technique.”


EXPERT: Lance Zierlein; NFL.com (click here for full article)

*SELECTION: *Vic Beasley; Outside Linebacker, Clemson

*DATE OF SELECTION: *April 22, 2015

PREVIOUS SELECTIONS:

-- Brandon Scherff; Offensive Tackle, Iowa (Feb. 5)

-- Shane Ray; Defensive End, Missouri (March 3)

-- Vic Beasley; Outside Linebacker, Clemson (March 26)

ANALYSIS: “Might be an easy decision for the Redskins, as they would get their hands on one of the most talented players in the draft..”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Projects as 3-4 outside linebacker. Considered one of the best pure edge rushers in the draft, but needs more sophistication to his approach. Has speed and explosion to become an absolute menace for a creative defensive coordinator. High-impact talent, but needs to crank up competitive nature in order to reach his potential. Teams privately gushed about his ability to carry speed at the combine to go along with his additional weight.”


EXPERT: Charles Davis; NFL.com/NFL Network (click here for full article)

*SELECTION: *Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida

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Check out these photos of Dante Fowler Jr., an energetic and relentless edge rusher of the University of Florida.

DATE OF SELECTION:** April 27, 2015

PREVIOUS SELECTIONS:

-- Shane Ray; Defensive End, Missouri (Feb. 10)

-- Randy Gregory; Outside Linebacker, Nebraska (Feb. 25)

-- Leonard Williams; Defensive End, University of Southern California (April 15)

ANALYSIS: “Edge rusher is a definite need in the nation’s capital, and Fowler leads most rankings at the position. He will be a nice replacement for Brian Orakpo.”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Strong-side 3-4 outside linebacker with the physical traits and above-average potential to set the edge or spill runs wide to an early demise. Fowler is a competitive pass rusher getting by on athleticism and inside moves right now, but has a Pro Bowl ceiling with double-digit sack potential if he takes coaching and addresses his rush technique.”


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*EXPERT: *Nate Davis; USA Today (click here for full article)

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Check out these photos of Dante Fowler Jr., an energetic and relentless edge rusher of the University of Florida.

SELECTION: **Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida

*DATE OF SELECTION: *April 14, 2015

*PREVIOUS SELECTIONS: *

-- Danny Shelton; Defensive Tackle, Washington (Feb. 24)

-- Randy Gregory; Outside Linebacker, Nebraska (March 21)

ANALYSIS: “Team this hulking edge rusher with ever-improving OLB Ryan Kerrigan? Safe to say, it's not a concept Tony Romo, Eli Manning or Chip Kelly will embrace.”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Strong-side 3-4 outside linebacker with the physical traits and above-average potential to set the edge or spill runs wide to an early demise. Fowler is a competitive pass rusher getting by on athleticism and inside moves right now, but has a Pro Bowl ceiling with double-digit sack potential if he takes coaching and addresses his rush technique.”


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*EXPERT: *Don Banks; SI.com (click here for full article)

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Check out these photos of Vic Beasley, a quick and disruptive outside linebacker out of Clemson University.

SELECTION: **Vic Beasley; Outside Linebacker, Clemson

*DATE OF SELECTION: *April 9, 2015

PREVIOUS SELECTIONS:

-- Randy Gregory; Outside Linebacker, Nebraska (Feb. 24)

-- Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida (April 2)

ANALYSIS: “Washington could easily look to deal out of this slot, perhaps to a receiver-needy team (the No. 10 Rams?) in pursuit of either White or Cooper. But if no one bites, I’m giving them Beasley, a standout edge rusher who helps fills the void created by Brian Orakpo’s departure. With Beasley added to Ryan Kerrigan and Trent Murphy, Washington’s pass rush gets a whole lot better.​”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Projects as 3-4 outside linebacker. Considered one of the best pure edge rushers in the draft, but needs more sophistication to his approach. Has speed and explosion to become an absolute menace for a creative defensive coordinator. High-impact talent, but needs to crank up competitive nature in order to reach his potential. Teams privately gushed about his ability to carry speed at the combine to go along with his additional weight.”


EXPERT: Michael Middlehurst-Schwartz; USA Today (click here for full article)

SELECTION: Vic Beasley; Outside Linebacker, Clemson

*DATE OF SELECTION: *April 24, 2015

*PREVIOUS SELECTIONS: *

--Dante Fowler Jr.; Defensive End (Feb. 27)

--Randy Gregory; Outside Linebacker, Nebraska (March 19)

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Projects as 3-4 outside linebacker. Considered one of the best pure edge rushers in the draft, but needs more sophistication to his approach. Has speed and explosion to become an absolute menace for a creative defensive coordinator. High-impact talent, but needs to crank up competitive nature in order to reach his potential. Teams privately gushed about his ability to carry speed at the combine to go along with his additional weight.”


*EXPERT: *Charley Casserly; NFL Network (click here for full article)

SELECTION: Leonard Williams; Defensive Lineman; University of Southern California

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Check out these photos of Leonard Williams, a versatile defensive end out of the University of Southern California.

DATE OF SELECTION: **April 27, 2015

*PREVIOUS SELECTION: *

--Randy Gregory; Outside Linebacker, Nebraska (March 15)

--Randy Gregory; Outside Linebacker, Nebraska (Projected Trade With Browns) (April 17)

ANALYSIS: “Scot McCloughan bypasses the need of an outside linebacker for the best defensive player in the draft..”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Enormously powerful defensive lineman. Has the look and feel of the biggest, strongest kid on the playground but hasn't figured out how to unlock his natural gifts and consistently dominate the rest of the kids on the playground just yet. Williams can play in an odd or even front, and is able to hold the point as a two-gapper or disrupt upfield. With coaching and more experience, Williams should be able to match the athleticism with the power and become a consistent Pro Bowler with a ceiling that goes even higher than that.”


Check out these photos of Shane Ray, an aggressive and versatile defensive end out of the University of Missouri.

*EXPERT: *Brian Baldinger; NFL.com/NFL Network (click here for full article)

*SELECTION: *Shane Ray; Defensive End, Missouri

*DATE OF SELECTION: *April 24, 2015

ANALYSIS: “Ryan Kerrigan made the transition to OLB. Ray can do the same thing to fill the void left by Brian Orakpo.”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “It's hard to find many weaknesses for Ray. He pursues the quarterback and the ball like it's his last snap. An alpha male packaged in an explosive frame, Ray has the traits and skills to be a dominant pass rusher and potential Pro Bowler. He also has the athleticism and strength to play in any defensive front.”


*EXPERT: *Doug Farrar; SI.com (click here for full article)

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Check out these photos of Kevin White, a sure-handed wide receiver from West Virginia University.

SELECTION:** Kevin White; Wide Receiver, West Virginia

*DATE OF SELECTION: *March 18, 2015

ANALYSIS: “Whatever it is that Jay Gruden is trying to accomplish with his quarterback situation—and at this point, we're not entirely sure—he's going to need a top-level receiver in Washington, D.C., as he had in Cincinnati with A.J. Green. The Redskins have the speed quotient covered with DeSean Jackson, and the possession aspect with a number of players. But White has the ability to take the top off any defense with his acceleration, he's a wizard at times with contested catches, and he's only going to get better in the right offense. The combination of 4.35 speed that transfers to the field and his 6'3", 215-pound frame makes White a tantalizing target for any team in the top 10.”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “He's not just a product of West Virginia's system -- he's talented. White showed off 23 reps on the bench press and a blazing 4.35 40 at the combine, proving he has the top-end speed to go with the size and strength. White came into West Virginia with very limited confidence, according to team insiders, but when he left, he had realized his rare talent. White lacks the polish of Amari Cooper, but some teams already believe he has the best upside of any wide receiver in this draft.”


*EXPERT: *Will Brinson; CBSSports.com (click here for full article)

SELECTION: Dante Fowler Jr.; Outside Linebacker, Florida 

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Check out these photos of Dante Fowler Jr., an energetic and relentless edge rusher of the University of Florida.

PREVIOUS SELECTION:** Amari Cooper; Wide Receiver, Alabama (April 22)

*DATE OF SELECTION: *April 22, 2015

ANALYSIS: “Pick of the litter at pass rusher for Scot McCloughan which isn't so bad a way for this to shake out. The Redskins could go wideout here but with a versatile pass-rushing centerpiece like Fowler available they pounce quickly.”

NFL.com ANALYSIS: “Strong-side 3-4 outside linebacker with the physical traits and above-average potential to set the edge or spill runs wide to an early demise. Fowler is a competitive pass rusher getting by on athleticism and inside moves right now, but has a Pro Bowl ceiling with double-digit sack potential if he takes coaching and addresses his rush technique.”

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