Found January 11, 2013 on Los That Sports Blog:
Tweet   When the Washington Redskins gave up numerous first round draft choices to the St. Louis rams to move up to the No. 2 spot in this year’s NFL Draft some questioned if the move a good one. After Robert Griffin III accounted for 4,015 total yards (3,200 pass, 815 rush) with 27 touchdowns [...]
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