Washington Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan tends to draft players who were captains on their college teams, such as last year’s top pick outside linebacker Ryan Kerrigan (91).
(Jonathan Newton - The Washington Post)
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Here are the top blog posts from the past week:
— Hogs Haven
examines potential Redskins’ draft picks by doing a thorough analysis of what skills Mike Shanahan has tended to favor in prospects.
— The Georgetown Dish
wonders if D.C. Council Chairman Kwame Brown’s failure to enact etiquette rules earlier show a hesitancy to stand up to Marion Barry.
— Ode Street Tribune
recaps the very packed opening of the Frida Kahlo photography exhibit at the Artisphere.
— Greater Greater Washington
thinks money in Montgomery County earmarked for highway construction should be redirected toward improving the Bethesda and Wheaton Metro stations.
— DMV Dining
has a first look at the latest New Haven style pizzeria to open in the D.C. area.