Home Sports Redskin NFL Draft Evaluation: Is Brian Burns the man to bolster the Redskins... SportsRedskin NFL Draft Evaluation: Is Brian Burns the man to bolster the Redskins pass rush? April 16, 2019 9 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp As the NFL Draft quickly approaches, we’re taking closer looks at some of the players that the Redskins could look to select in the first round. Monday, we took a look at Ole Miss wide receiver D.K. Metcalf. Today, we move on to Florida State edge rusher Brian Burns. Coming in at 6 foot 5, 249 pounds, the 20-year-old Burns has been one of the pass rushers most consistently linked with the Redskins. One of the most obvious traits that stands out when watching Burns is his speed. He has terrific burst off the snap and can speed past tackles to the edge, turning the corner before they can catch up. On this play, Burns shows off that elite speed trait. He gets a great jump off the snap and is level with the tackle before his third step hits the ground. This causes the tackle to open his hips towards the sideline instantly to try to keep up. He flashes his inside hand to the tackle, just to keep himself clean before dropping it as he turns the corner. Despite the… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR [SB Nation: Hogs Haven] – All aTwitter: 5 June 2020 Redskins' Chase Young among NFL players featured in video requesting league condemn racism [NBC Sports Washington] – NFL medical chief Andrew Sills is 'optimistic' about season going as scheduled [NBC Sports Washington] – How these 'unusual times' may affect newer Redskins players like Dwayne Haskins and Chase Young [NBC Sports Washington] – Cousin of Redskins cornerback Greg Stroman fatally shot in Richmond Cousin of Redskins cornerback Greg Stroman fatally shot in Richmond [Washington Post: D.C. Sports Bog] – Clinton Portis says attending a police brutality protest in Charlotte ‘helped my heart’ How these 'unusual times' may affect newer Redskins players like Dwayne Haskins and Chase Young [Washington Post] – Redskins coaches, including Ron Rivera, to return to team facility Friday [The Spun] – Former Redskins Star Has Message For QB Dwayne Haskins [NBC Sports Washington] – Report: NFL coaches allowed back in the office on Friday [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – Khaleke Hudson could have a Matthew Slater-like impact on special teams LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.