Redskins tight end Niles Paul is just in his second season, but coach Mike Shanahan already says he is reminiscent of Hall of Famer Shannon Sharpe. Shanahan coached Sharpe in Denver. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Redskins tight end Niles Paul is just in his second season, but coach Mike Shanahan already says he is reminiscent of Hall of Famer Shannon Sharpe. Shanahan coached Sharpe in Denver. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)