The future looks bright in the nation's capital, at least as far as football is concerned.
Behind the arm and legs of rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III, the Washington Redskins rallied from a 3-6 start to win their last seven games and the NFC East division for the first time in over a decade in 2012.
But while RG3, the face of the franchise, recovers from offseason knee surgery, Washington will need to focus its attention to the 2013 NFL draft, which is just under two months away. With the free-agency period upcoming as well, the Redskins will have plenty of opportunities to improve their roster this spring.
Here, we'll break down Washington's biggest strengths and highlight some of the Redskins' most notable draft needs.
All player contract information according to Spotrac.com.