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2013 NFL Draft Prospects Who Were Born to Play for the Washington Redskins

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2013 NFL Draft Prospects Who Were Born to Play for the Washington Redskins
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Blidi Wreh-Wilson is a perfect fit for the Shanahan regime.

Since the Washington Redskins are without a first-round pick, they need to make draft selections based on more than just ability. Having the skills is one thing—having the talent to utilize them is another. Mike Shanahan needs players who take pride in pulling on a Redskins jersey, and there are guys within this draft class who will do that.

Whether you believe in fate or not, there are certain types of players who epitomize what it means to play for a certain team. This is sometimes in flux, as coaching changes bring different playing styles, but the fans are drawn to players who evoke memories of old teams, or have a work-rate that fits with what they expect to see.

In an earlier article, I compiled a mock draft wherein I tried to consider these factors when making my selections. In accordance with this, there are several players who reappear within this piece, along with another who ranks as an outside bet.

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