Trade in Review: Robert Griffin to Washington

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Two years have passed since the Rams and Redskins pulled off a blockbuster trade.Here is how the trade broke down:

Redskins received:

  • 1st round pick in 2012 (Rd 1 Pick 2- QB Robert Griffin)

Rams received:

  • 1st round pick in 2012 (Rd 1 Pick 6- traded to Dallas)
    • 1st round pick in 2012 (Rd 1 Pick 14- DT Michael Brockers)
    • 2nd round pick in 2012 (Rd 2 Pick 13- traded to Chicago)
      • 2nd round pick in 2012 (Rd 2 Pick 18- RB Isaiah Pead)
      • 5th round pick in 2012 (Rd 5 Pick 15- OG Rokevious Watkins)
    • 2nd round pick in 2012 (Rd 2 Pick 7- CB Janoris Jenkins)
    • 1st round pick in 2013 (Rd 1 Pick 22- traded to Atlanta)
      • 1st round pick in 2013 (Rd 1 Pick 30- LB Alec Ogletree)
      • 3rd round pick in 2013 (Rd 3 Pick 30- WR Stedman Bailey)
      • 6th round pick in 2013 (Rd 6 Pick 30- packaged in a trade to Houston)
        • 5th round pick in 2013 (Rd 5 Pick 27- RB Zac Stacy)
      • 1st round pick in 2014 (Rd 1 Pick 2- OL Greg Robinson)

 

To summarize, Washington received QB Robert Griffin in this deal while St. Louis received picks that turned into 6 starters. Despite RG3 being the best player in this trade, St. Louis got the best value in this deal.

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