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Skins Draft Target: Jon Alston

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Among the outside linebacker prospects that are rumored to be on the Redskins draft day radar screen is Stanford's Jon Alston. A fifth-year senior, Alston has the right combination of smarts, word ethic and athletic ability to be a good fit on the Redskins defense.

At the NFL scouting combine, he clocked the fastest time in the 40 of all of the linebacker prospects present with a 4.43 time. In fact, his overall athletic ability is such that some teams are looking at him as a safety in the NFL. Another area where the Redskins could take advantage of his... Recommended Stories

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