Round 1: Washington Selects OT Trent Williams
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Posted Apr 22, 2010


With Selection 4 in Round 1, Washington selects OT Trent Williams, Oklahoma. Learn more about this pick from Scout.com team and draft experts!

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Player Trent Williams - OT - Oklahoma
Team Washington Redskins
Pick Round 1, Selection 4 (4 Overall)
Combine
Stats
Ht: 6-5   Wt: 315   Forty: 4.81   10-Yard: 1.7   20-Yard: 2.81   Shuttle:    Cone: 7.64   Bench Press: 23 Reps  
Scout
Ranking
#7 out of 550 overall
Flash Analysis

When Washington Redskins veteran OLT Chris Samuels announced his retirement earlier this year, it became apparent that the team would have to replace him with a player high in this year's draft.

League sources said that head coach Mike Shanahan perfers athletic left tackles with long arms and a long reach.

With that being the case, the team targeted University of Oklahoma LT Trent Williams.

With Williams in the fold, Stephon Heyer can move to right tackle.

- Adam Caplan
Profile Prospect Profile
Trent Williams's Player Page on Scout.com
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