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Washington's 2022 NFL Mock Draft Roundup 1.0

Throughout the year and leading up to the 2022 NFL Draft, we will update our Washington Football Team Mock Draft Roundup showing picks for the Washington Football Team from several prominent sites and draft analysts.

The following are picks in recent mock drafts for Washington:

EDSFootball - Hanson (5/10)

10. Kedon Slovis, QB, USC

Washington missed out on the top five quarterbacks in the 2021 NFL Draft and quarterback will be a very common position mocked to WFT in 2022 mocks, especially if they are picking inside the top 10. Ryan Fitzpatrick will start for Washington in his age-39 season, but he signed a one-year deal and there is no long-term answer currently on the roster.

One of college football's most accurate passers (70.0% career completion rate), Slovis had a bit of an up-and-down season in 2020 after a stellar freshman season, but he still led the Pac 12 in passing yards per game (320.2) last year.

Touchdown Wire - Schofield (5/7)

8. Sam Howell, QB, North Carolina

There was a time when UNC's Sam Howell was the consensus "first overall pick of the future." That was after a freshman season that saw Howell throw for 38 touchdowns against just seven interceptions. But last year while his numbers improved in a few respects (his completion percentage jumped from 61.4% to 68.1%, and his yards per attempt leapt from 8.6 to 10.3) there is a case to be made that the offensive system is responsible just as much as Howell is for that increase in production.

Still, if he puts together a third-straight solid year, he will be in the mix for the QB1 spot. In this scenario he slides to Washington who, if they are picking this early in the draft, will be looking to finally lock down the quarterback position.

PFF - Renner (5/7)

12. Jaxson Kirkland, OT, Washington

In three years as a starter, Kirkland has seen his pass-blocking grade go from 77.1 to 79.0 to 86.6. He allowed all of two pressures on 124 pass-blocking snaps in 2020.

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2021 NFL Power Rankings: Washington

Throughout the 2021 NFL season, we will compile a consensus NFL Power Rankings that averages the rankings of all 32 NFL teams.

Here is where the Washington Football Team rank in terms of average, best and worst:

Below you will find a post-draft roundup for Washington in our consensus 2021 NFL Power Rankings.

ESPN -- Rank: 20

Player who benefited most from draft: QB Ryan Fitzpatrick

For the first time in a while -- maybe ever -- Fitzpatrick will play without a clear replacement behind him. There's no Jameis Winston, Josh Rosen or Tua Tagovailoa -- among many others -- lurking. Washington considered drafting a quarterback but didn't feel desperate. Not only does he have a new level of freedom, but Washington drafted a speedy wide receiver in Dyami Brown to pair with free-agent signee Curtis Samuel and holdover Terry McLaurin. It also selected an offensive tackle (Samuel Cosmi) and a tight end (John Bates). Fitzpatrick might have his best chance to lead a team to the postseason for the first time in his 17-year career. -- John Keim

NFL.com -- Rank: 24

Ron Rivera knows the strength of his team is defense, and he set out to make that side of the ball even stronger with the first-round selection of Kentucky linebacker Jamin Davis. The heart of Washington's D is in the front four, and Davis addresses an area of need -- a speedy and versatile linebacker who can go sideline-to-sideline and cover. Meanwhile, Ryan Fitzpatrick dodged any fresh competition entering the QB room, and appears to be locked and loaded as the starting quarterback. That hasn't happened for Fitzmagic since his final season with the Jets in 2016. What a fun career.

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Washington Football Team 2021 NFL Schedule

Below you will find the weekly NFL regular-season schedule for Washington in 2021.

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WeekDateOpponentTime / Tickets
Week 1Sun., Sept. 12vs. Los Angeles Chargers1:00 PM / Tickets
Week 2Thu., Sept. 16vs. New York Giants8:20 PM / Tickets
Week 3Sun., Sept. 26at Buffalo Bills1:00 PM / Tickets
Week 4Sun., Oct. 3at Atlanta Falcons1:00 PM / Tickets
Week 5Sun., Oct. 10vs. New Orleans Saints1:00 PM / Tickets
Week 6Sun., Oct. 17vs. Kansas City Chiefs1:00 PM / Tickets
Week 7Sun., Oct. 24at Green Bay Packers1:00 PM / Tickets
Week 8Sun., Oct. 31at Denver Broncos4:25 PM / Tickets
Week 9BYE
Week 10Sun., Nov. 14vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers1:00 PM / Tickets
Week 11Sun., Nov. 21at Carolina Panthers1:00 PM / Tickets
Week 12Mon., Nov. 29vs. Seattle Seahawks8:15 PM / Tickets
Week 13Sun., Dec. 5at Las Vegas Raiders4:05 PM / Tickets
Week 14Sun., Dec. 12vs. Dallas Cowboys1:00 PM / Tickets
Week 15Sun., Dec. 19at Philadelphia EaglesTBD / Tickets
Week 16Sun., Dec. 26at Dallas Cowboys8:20 PM / Tickets
Week 17Sun., Jan. 2vs. Philadelphia Eagles1:00 PM / Tickets
Week 18Sun., Jan. 9at New York Giants1:00 PM / Tickets

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Washington Football Team 2021 Draft Results

The table below are all of the 2021 NFL Draft picks selected by Washington.

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
119Jamin DavisLBKentucky
251Sam CosmiOTTexas
374Benjamin St.-JusteCBMinnesota
382Dyami BrownWRNorth Carolina
4124John BatesTEBoise State
5163Darrick ForrestSCincinnati
6225Camaron CheesemanLSMichigan
7240Will Bradley-KingDEBaylor
7246Shaka ToneyEDGEPenn State
7258Dax MilneWRBYU

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Washington Football Team Fantasy Football ADPs

When it comes time to draft our fantasy football teams, it's helpful to know where players are typically being selected in fantasy football drafts.

As we approach the 2021 NFL season, the tool that helps us understand where players are being selected, on average, is fantasy football average draft position (ADP).

Using data from Fantasy Football Calculator, we have set up pages for all fantasy-relevant players that depicts their current trends in standard-scoring and PPR-scoring ADPs.

The chart below displays the Fantasy Football Average Draft Position (ADP) movement over the past 30 days for Washington wide receiver Terry McLaurin in 12-team standard-scoring formats.

Terry McLaurin Average Draft Position

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