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Dwayne Haskins Sends Message To Every Team That Passed On Him

Dwayne Haskins throwing a pass against Michigan.

ANN ARBOR, MI - NOVEMBER 25: Dwayne Haskins #7 of the Ohio State Buckeyes looks to throw a pass in the second half against the Michigan Wolverines on November 25, 2017 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

It took a little longer than many expected, but Dwayne Haskins got picked in the first round of the 2019 NFL Draft, as the Washington Redskins took the former Ohio State quarterback with the No. 15 overall selection.

Haskins, a Maryland native, gets to go back home to play for an NFL franchise that is seeking stability at the quarterback position.

Two quarterbacks got taken before Haskins, with Kyler Murray going No. 1 to the Cardinals and, shockingly, Duke's Daniel Jones going No. 6 to the Giants.

Haskins seemed to be amused by New York's stunning pick.

Haskins believes all 14 teams that passed on him made a mistake. The Heisman Trophy finalist sent a clear message to the rest of the NFL shortly after he was selected by Washington. "To be honest, I'm more motivated than ever before. I've got a chip on my shoulder... the league done messed up," he said.

Haskins will potentially get a chance to make the Giants seriously regret taking him at least two times a season. He's not expected to start for Washington right away, but he could be the starter by Year 2.