Posted: 9:14 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013
If you missed it today, Jim Irsay got everyone pumped up about a killer trade that was about to happen, and he wasn't kidding. The Indianapolis Colts traded their 2014 1st round draft pick to the Cleveland Browns in exchange for Trent Richardson. This is a huge in-season trade. This just doesn't happen with guys that you selected in the first round last year.
There were reports over the weekend that Cleveland Browns assistant GM Ray Farmer was at the Alabama - Texas A&M; game to scout Johnny Manziel. Everyone thought the Jags were in the "Tank for Teddy" game to get Louisville's Bridgewater. With this trade, I think the Browns just signaled that they are "Mailing it in for Manziel."
At least this guy will probably be happy about this news: