Supplemental draft rarely a bargain bin

Washington hopes Jarmon proves to be rare "special draft" gem

Originally Published: July 17, 2009
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

Hoping to catch lightning (or at least a lightning-quick pass-rusher) in a bottle for the second time in three months, the Washington Redskins on Thursday selected University of Kentucky defensive end Jeremy Jarmon in the NFL supplemental draft.

The Redskins, who finished with the league's fifth-worst sack total in 2008 (24 sacks), chose University of Texas defensive end/linebacker Brian Orakpo with the 13th overall pick in the April draft. To add another upfield threat, the Redskins ...

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