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McElroy - What You Missed With Wes (04/02/20)

Wes McElroy
April 03, 2020 - 7:00 am

Miss anything? Here's yesterday's show recap!


Hour 1:

  • Wes is joined by Eric Edholm of Yahoo Sports as Eric gives his thoughts on if the NFL Draft should be pushed back, the one player that he would pick out of the draft class to start his team, and his advice for the Redskins with the #2 overall pick.


Hour 2:

  • Wes chats with Washington Nationals radio broadcaster Dave Jageler, as he thinks back on where he was when everything officially got shut down, what Dave misses the most about not having baseball right now, and the one moment from last season that he will remember for the rest of his life.

  • Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney joins Wes to give some insight on the annual payments being waived by the Washington Redskins organization, how long ago these discussions actually started, and how influential Ron Rivera was in this decision. Mayor Stoney also gives more insight into the statewide stay-at-home order by Governor Northam.


Hour 3:

  • NFL Network’s Michael Robinson joins Wes in the 4pm hour as he gives his thoughts on the NFL Draft and how it will play out amidst the coronavirus pandemic, what Mike thinks is the best scenario for Washington in the NFL Draft, and his thoughts on the expanded playoff format.


Hour 4:

  • Wes chats with Michael Phillips of the Richmond Times Dispatch on his thoughts on the Washington Redskins waiving the $500k annual payments owed by the City of Richmond and what this could mean for the future. Michael also gives his opinion on what it would take to buy the Redskins out at the #2 overall pick, as well as how he thinks teams will proceed with new players amidst the coronavirus restrictions.