The Great RG3 Heist
He cost them three first-round picks and a second-round pick, but the Redskins got the biggest steal when they traded up to No. 2 to select quarterback Robert Griffin III. The Redskins — the Redskins! — actually did something right in the draft.
And in the process they made Browns President Mike Holmgren look like exactly what he is — a decent football coach but no front-office genius.
Some will say it's not a steal when you give up that much to move up, but it was exactly that — a steal. While the rest of the NFL...