Shanahan on the draft: Trading into first-round a long shot

Mike Shanahan talks to the press in January. (John McDonnell/The Washington Post)

Mike Jones (@MikeJonesWaPo) is live-tweeting Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan’s pre-draft press conference. Some early excerpts:

Mike will have a lengthier update soon after Shanahan is done at the podium.

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