When Daniel Snyder and partners bought the Redskins from the estate of late owner Jack Kent Cooke in the summer of 1999, he immediately hired Vinny Cerrato as director of player personnel. Cerrato had held the same title in San Francisco, where he drafted Pro Bowlers, including wide receiver Terrell Owens and cornerback R.W. McQuarters.
SOURCE: | The Washington Post - December 18, 2009
Snyder shakes up Redskins Article | Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder began a swift and dramatic overhaul of the way his team operates Thursday, naming Bruce Allen, the son of legendary Redskins coach George Allen, as the team's first general manager in 10 years and setting the stage for a possible new head coach and a much d...