Washington Redskins in position to get draft's best defender

The Washington Redskins at their training camp in Petersburg, Virginia
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Redskins appear likely to take Ohio State edge rusher Chase Young with the second overall pick in the NFL draft.

Young is considered the top non-quarterback available.

It would likely cost another team a king's ransom of picks to persuade the Redskins to trade out of the No. 2 spot. If they do, new coach Ron Rivera could opt for a quarterback of his own because he has no previous connection to 2019 first-rounder Dwayne Haskins.

Washington doesn't have a second-round pick after moving up into the late first round last year to take Montez Sweat.