Robert Griffin III to Washington Redskins: Better Luck Next Time
This is not a surprising pick. It's just going to be disappointing.
People have been discussing Robert Griffin III for months now. There has been a great deal of discussion about whether RGIII or Andrew Luck is going to be the better pick. This is likely to continue, but not due to RGIII outstanding success. Instead, Andrew Luck's future will be in doubt until the Colts demonstrate they can build a team around him.
Griffin, though is going to be much clearer. There is a glaring pattern that should be concerning a lot of people and people are just not noticing it.
Commentators have gotten spooked. A vast majority looked at Cam Newton last year and announced that he was a horrible pick. They went on and on about how he would never make it as an NFL quarterback. Cam Newton then proceeded to come out and have one of the best rookie seasons ever. Commentators looked bad. National columnists appeared to have no clue of wha...