The Hotsheet: NFC East

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Team Draft Summary Grade


Cowboys didn’t have a pick in either of the first two rounds, and their two third-rounders, LB Jason Williams and T Robert Brewster, don’t look like immediate contributors. C-

New York

 This is a Super Bowl-ready team in so many areas, and a trade for Boldin or Braylon Edwards should have been made to replace WR Plaxico Burress. First-rounder Hakeem Nicks might be the answer, but recent draft history says there’s a good chance he’s not. C-


Got potential impact player in WR Jeremy Maclin and RB LeSean McCoy to help Brian Westbrook. Wasn’t much else that needed to be done, and they also traded for CB Ellis Hobbs. B+


Redskins were saved from themselves when they were unable to trade up for Sanchez and filled a huge pass-rushing need by getting Brian Orakpo 13th overall. Some offensive line help would have been nice too, but taking Maryland CB Kevin Barnes in the third round was fine. B

-- Mark Maske

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