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Looks like Su'a Cravens bought both of his parents a new car for Christmas

Looks like Su'a Cravens bought both of his parents a new car for Christmas

Parents often say that they love any gift given to them by their children, no matter what (let's give a brief shoutout to the moms and dads around the world who are able to get enthusiastic over homemade coupon books that include passes for a free hug. You guys deserve an award).

Su'a Cravens' parents, however, each received something on Christmas that didn't require any fake smiles or half-hearted thank you's. The only thing their presents require, in fact? A full tank of gas. 

Check out what the Redskins rookie did for his folks on Sunday:

While the pictures are good, the video that captures the moment when Cravens' parents realize what their son bought for them is even better:

The defender's mom was so surprised that she began to shed a few tears, saying at one point, "I knew I shouldn't have put makeup on." His dad, meanwhile, looked like he was simply at a loss for words.

For the rest of the kids out there: If you look up high enough, and squint hard enough, you can see the bar that Cravens just raised for next Christmas when it comes to parental gifts. Might be time to start working on that 2017 coupon book already. 


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Dwayne Haskins wants Redskins to draft his former Buckeye teammate K.J. Hill, but is this a realistic option?

Dwayne Haskins wants Redskins to draft his former Buckeye teammate K.J. Hill, but is this a realistic option?

It's no secret that in order for Redskins quarterback Dwayne Haskins to make a jump in his sophomore year, he needs more weapons.

On Thursday, Haskins took to Twitter to campaign for his current team to draft his former Ohio State teammate K.J. Hill. This isn't the first time Haskins has done something like this. When Ohio State defensive end Chase Young declared for the 2020 NFL Draft last month, Haskins tweeted "See you soon," implying that he expects the Redskins to take his former teammate with the No. 2 overall selection.

Following the first round of the 2019 draft, Haskins tweeted at the Redskins for them to draft one of his Buckeye wide receivers later in the draft. Both Parris Campbell and Terry McLaurin were available after the first round. The Redskins selected the latter, and McLaurin turned in one of the best seasons by a rookie wideout in franchise history.

Haskins and Hill played together at Ohio State in 2018, and the wideout was one of Haskins' favorite targets. Hill finished that season with 70 receptions for 885 yards and six touchdowns as Haskins No. 2 target behind Campbell (it's interesting to note that McLaurin had just 35 catches his senior year with the Buckeyes).

Hill is a different wide receiver than McLaurin. The former is a 6-foot-0, 190-pound wideout who relies on his speed and quickness more than anything else. While he's played both on the outside and in the slot, he's best on the inside.

By many accounts of people there, the wideout had an incredible week at the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Ala., likely raising his draft stock. He made an impressive one-handed catch that viral on social media during practice. 

But Hill is not the wide receiver the Redskins need; Washington would get greater use out of a bigger outside receiver to compliment McLaurin. Undrafted rookie Steven Sims excelled in the slot for the Burgundy and Gold a season ago, and that job should be his to lose. 

The wide receiver class in this year's draft is incredibly deep. Many draft scouts have called it the deepest class since 2014, one that featured Mike Evans, Odell Beckham Jr., Jarvis Landry, Davante Adams, Sammy Watkins, Allen Robinson, and John Brown among others.

Barring injury, there are three wide receivers that seem to be sure first-rounders: Alabama's Jerry Jeudy, Oklahoma's Ceedee Lamb, and Clemson's Tee Higgins. There is a collection of four or more receivers -- LSU's Justin Jefferson, Penn State's K.J. Hamler, Colorado's Laviska Shenault, and Alabama's Henry Ruggs III -- who could sneak into the first round as well.

If the Redskins stay put at pick No. 2, it's likely they don't take a wide receiver, especially with Chase Young still on the board (should the Bengals take LSU's Joe Burrow at No. 1). If the Redskins trade back, they could grab one of these wideouts later in the first round.

Earlier this week, Dolphins general manager Chris Grier said the team has "more than enough" to move up in the draft. Miami currently possesses the fifth, 18th, and 26th pick in the 2020 draft, along with two second-rounders. Should the Redskins spark a deal with Miami including three of those picks (either all three first-rounders or two firsts and a second), Washington would be more than capable of using one of those they get in return for No. 2 on a wideout. 

Jeudy, who many believe is the best wideout in the draft, is one of the most polished route runners coming out of college in recent memory. Jeudy would be an ideal fit in Washington. He's an outside receiver who plays bigger than his 6-foot-1 frame with 4.4 40-yard dash speed as well.

Higgins would fit the bill for the Redskins if they wanted a bigger receiver. The 6-foot-5 Clemson product is a jump-ball specialist and has an expanded route tree. LSU's Justin Jefferson could also fit this mold.

Hill is projected as high as a second-round pick by some draft experts, while as low as a fourth-rounder by others. His strong showing at the Senior Bowl has likely improved his stock towards the lower rounds. 

Heck, there's a chance Hill isn't even available for Washington. As it stands now, Washington doesn't own a second-round pick; they sent that to Indianapolis a year ago to move back into the first round to select Montez Sweat. Hill could very well be gone by the time the Redskins are back on the clock.

If Washington doesn't trade back from No. 2, they'll likely need to address the wide receiver position in the later rounds. Should Hill fall, the Redskins could use a fourth- or fifth-round pick on him. They got incredible value with McLaurin in the third round and Kelvin Harmon in the sixth round a year ago. 

But with such a deep class, there's a good chance many first-and second-round talent wideouts are still on the board at the beginning of the third. In 2014, there were eight receivers taken before the Packers selected Adams. That same year, 10 wideouts came off the board before the Dolphins nabbed Landry.

It's possible that happens in 2020. If Jefferson or Shenault were to slip to the third, Washington would benefit more by selecting one of them over Hill.

Hill could very well be a good wide receiver in the NFL, but as it stands now, finding his fit in the Washington offense is hard to find.

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Dolphins GM wants a leader at QB and has 'more than enough' to move up in the draft

Dolphins GM wants a leader at QB and has 'more than enough' to move up in the draft

The Dolphins hold the fifth pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, and if things break perfectly, they might be able to select Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa with that pick. 

Unfortunately for Miami, things rarely go perfectly for any team in the NFL Draft.

The reality is if the Dolphins want a quarterback, they have very little chance of getting LSU passer Joe Burrow. He will go No. 1 overall to Cincinnatti unless the Bengals are certifiably crazy.

After that come the Washington Redskins. Ron Rivera's new team drafted a rookie QB last year in Dwayne Haskins, and he showed significant growth late in the 2019 season. It seems that the Redskins will take Ohio State defensive end Chase Young with the second pick. It seems like an easy decision.

But if Miami is desperate for a QB, the only way to guarantee they get their guy is to get to number two. Detroit has the third pick, New York has the fourth pick, then the Dolphins. 

The Redskins, Lions and Giants don't look to be in the quarterback market, but that doesn't mean other teams won't call them for a trade.

Even the most casual fan knows there aren't enough good passers in the NFL, and while Burrow is the most coveted prospect, don't count out Tagovailoa. He is going to gain immense steam as a draft prospect by late April. Scouts and personnel guys swear by the former Alabama passer as a person and as a quarterback. He's coming off a major hip injury, but the Dolphins have Ryan Fitzpatrick under contract for the 2020 season. 

It's all hypothetical right now, and maybe even a long shot, but the Dolphins GM knows he has the ammunition to move up from the fifth pick if needed. 

Dolphins general manager Chris Grier spoke at the Senior Bowl this week and said his team has "more than enough" options in the draft to get their quarterback. Miami has three first-round picks this year - Nos. 5, 18 and 26 - along with two second-round picks. That's plenty of capital if Grier decides his team needs to move up. 

And it sure sounds like Grier wants Tagovailoa.

"He’s been a winner. The fact that he won the Elite 11 and he goes to Alabama and has the storybook, coming off the bench in the national championship. Everyone always talks about his accuracy," Grier said via The Miami Herald. "Talk about the person, as well. The intangibles that we talk about. Looking forward to getting to meet him."

The only way for Miami to guarantee they get Tua is to trade into the second spot. Nobody knows what QB-needy team could trade into the third spot. And Grier knows that. 

It's also important to point out that Grier added what most around the NFL know: In the time before the draft there is "a lot of misinformation" out there. 

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