Brian Orakpo


Drafted in the second round, Preston Smith has just about every physical tool imaginable. At 6'5" with 34 inch arms, Smith has length that will disrupt NFL offenses.


ASHBURN -- For most of this decade, Redskins fans got used to seeing Brian Orakpo and Ryan Kerrigan line up on opposite ends of the Washington defense.


With Brian Orakpo’s departure, Ryan Kerrigan is now the longest tenured outside linebacker on the Redskins’ roster.


We’ve spent the past month analyzing the Redskins’ current roster, position by position, and ranking the team’s draft needs from least to most important.


Since General Manager Scot McCloughan was hired in early January, he’s been busy retooling the Redskins’ roster via free agency and preparing for the 2015 draft.