Home Sports Redskin NFL Draft Evaluation: Is Cody Ford the man to plug the Redskins’... SportsRedskin NFL Draft Evaluation: Is Cody Ford the man to plug the Redskins’ hole at left guard? April 17, 2019 10 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp As the NFL Draft quickly approaches, we’re taking closer looks at some of the players the Redskins could select in the first round. Today, we move on to Oklahoma offensive lineman Cody Ford. At the combine, Ford measured in at 6-foot-4, 329 pounds, looking every bit the part of an NFL offensive lineman. There are some questions surrounding his game, with many believing he’s more suited to guard, despite playing right tackle for Oklahoma last year. As a pass protector, Ford has some issues with his hands. He often comes off the snap with his hands low and wide, exposing his chest to defenders. Here against Alabama, Ford comes off the snap with his hands low by his waist and down by his side. That leaves his chest completely exposed to the defender, who gets his hands inside. Ford responds by wrapping his arms around the defender, which is far from an ideal position as it gives him no leverage to recover. Ford does, however, manage to use his feet to… 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.