Found March 02, 2012 on Redskins Hog Heaven:
It must be true that great minds think alike. LaVar Arrington wrote today that the Washington Redskins are bringing a knife to a gunfight in the competition for Robert Griffin III. The Cleveland Browns have more to offer in a trade-up scenario than the Redskins do. Arrington got his story out first, so I won't steal much of his thunder. His main points are that Cleveland's No. 4 pick is a more valuable offer to St. Louis than Washington's No. 6 picks. Arrington points out that Cleveland is in the AFC and so would RG3 if the Rams do business with the Browns. What's more is that Cleveland has two first round picks (No. 4 and No. 22) in this year's Draft to work with, thanks to the deal they worked with Atlanta for Julio Jones last season. That's powerful. St. Louis won't use both picks. One will be traded down for more picks to help a talent-starved team. Every scenario I think of has the Redskins offering their first round 2012 and 2013 picks. That 2013...

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The Cleveland Browns decided not to franchise tag their starting running back for the past two seasons, Peyton Hillis. In fact, Hillis has contemplated leaving the game altogether to begin a career with the CIA. After being traded by the Denver Broncos, Hillis had a breakout season in 2010, his first year in Cleveland. He rushed for 1,177 yards and 11 touchdowns while giving the...

Peyton Hillis, Latest Victim of 'Madden Curse,' Reportedly Considered Leaving Football to Join CIA

The name's Hillis. Peyton Hillis. After rushing for 1,177 yards and 11 touchdowns (catching another two) in 2010, a statistical output good enough to earn him an appearance on the cover of Madden 12, the Cleveland Browns running back was a dud in 2011. Hillis appeared in just 10 games, compiling only 587 yards and watching his yards per carry dip from 4.4 in 2010 to 3.6 in 2011...

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Report: Peyton Hillis contemplated retirement, joining CIA last season

We’ve had a lot of chatter about Peyton Hillis‘ future with the Browns over the last few days, but none of it has dealt with the Central Intelligence Agency. That ends right now. As part of a report that supports the idea that the Browns won’t use the franchise tag on the running back, Adam…

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