No matter who drafts whom, Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III will face off in the preseason Week Three game this August. The gods of the NFL have decreed it. They never miss a marketing trick, do they?
The Indianapolis Colts visit the Washington Redskins during the preseason in a contest that has "national broadcast" written all over it. The Colts are expected to draft Luck. The Redskins swapped Draft spots with the Rams for the second overall pick to grab Griffin. If the Colts select Griffin, the Redskins will take Luck, which leads to an entirely hypothetical question.
Would Redskins fans boo Griffin in a preseason game? That is unlikely, but they would boo the Colts for stealing him. I can't imagine how that would make Luck feel.
That prospect seems less likely by the hour. RG3 is destined for the Redskins.
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