Posted: 6:38 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013
By Jon Stinchcomb
The Cleveland Browns confirmed that the team has traded RB Trent Richardson to the Indianapolis Colts for a 2014 first-round draft pick.
Adam Schefter, NFL Insider for ESPN, broke the story moments ago on Twitter.
Filed to ESPN: Browns RB Trent Richardson traded to Indy for Colts' first-round pick.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 18, 2013
By trading RB Trent Richardson to Indianapolis, Browns now have two picks in 2014 draft in rounds 1, 3, 4. QB of future on the way...— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 18, 2013
This is not a joke. The news has been confirmed by a number of other outlets:
Browns source just confirmed they traded Trent Richardon to Colts for first-rounder. Said he didn't fit what Chud's offense— Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) September 18, 2013
#browns announce traded Richardson to colts and are bringing in Willis mcgahee for physical.— Mary Kay Cabot (@MaryKayCabot) September 18, 2013
We will update this story as more information comes in.