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Trent Richardson Traded: The Evolution of Cleveland's Hot Mess

The Browns held the 6th overall selection in the 2011 NFL Draft, but they didn’t use the pick. In a swing-for-the-fences move by the Atlanta Falcons, the Browns received picks number 26 (first round), 59 (second round), and 124 (fourth round) in the 2011 Draft plus the Falcons’ first and fourth round picks in the 2012 Draft for the 6th overall selection.<br><br>

With the 6th overall selection, the Falcons took now-All Pro wide receiver <strong>Julio Jones</strong> from Alabama.<br><br>

Cleveland did not keep the 26th overall pick they received from the Falcons, though. They traded the pick - receiver <strong>Jon Baldwin</strong> from Pitt - and a third round pick (#70 overall) to Kansas City for the 21st overall pick, DT <strong>Phil Taylor</strong> from Baylor.<br><br>

In the first 22 games of his NFL career, Jones has 2,415 receiving yards and 20 touchdowns.
On Wednesday afternoon, the Cleveland Browns traded running back Trent Richardson to the Indianapolis Colts for Indy’s first round pick on the 2014 Draft. There has been a lot of reaction to the deal from every angle. For my money, the best case that has been for either side was presented in a debate between... Read more »

2012 NFL Draft Round One Blog

2012 NFL Draft Round One Blog
We’ll update this blog as the 2012 NFL Draft continues through the first round, but we’re going to list the picks up top for ease of reading. Indianapolis: Andrew Luck, QB, Stanford Washington: Robert Griffin III, QB, Baylor – * Cleveland: Trent Richardson, RB, Alabama – * Minnesota: Matt Kalil, T, USC – * Jacksonville:... Read more »