Originally written on Fox Sports Houston  |  Last updated 4/26/12
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ASHBURN, Va. (AP) -- There was no mistaking Robert Griffin III at the NFL draft. His ends of his dreadlocks settled onto a baby blue jacket. His checkered-patterned shirt was offset and a purplish tie with horizontal stripes. And, of course, there were the socks. Burgundy and gold stripes, the colors of his new team, with the words "GO CATCH YOUR DREAM." Griffin was selected No. 2 overall Thursday night by the Washington Redskins, ending a monthlong courtship aimed at ending a revolving door at quarterback that hampered the franchise for two decades. The Heisman Trophy winner from Baylor is the Redskins' highest pick since linebacker LaVar Arrington also went at No. 2 in 2000. Arrington made three Pro Bowls in six seasons in Washington. Much, much more is expected from RGIII. The Redskins have started 21 quarterbacks over the last 19 seasons. Rex Grossman and John Beck combined to put together a 5-11 season last year, Washington's fourth consecutive last-place finish in the NFC...
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