Redskins-Rams Trade: Rams Officially Announce Trading Of No. 2 Overall Pick to Redskins

Although the news has been broken for a couple of days, the St. Louis Rams announced via Twitter that they have officially submitted a trade involving the No. 2 pick in the 2012 NFL Draft to the Washington Redskins, paving the way for the drafting of Robert Griffin III by the Redskins.

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The Redskins are reportedly sending first-round picks in 2012, 2013 and 2014 in addition to a second-round pick in 2012, although those picks have not been made official yet. The Redskins originally held the No. 6 overall pick in this year's draft.

The Redskins are expected to draft Baylor quarterback Robert Griffin III with the No. 2 pick.

For more updates on this trade, keep it to this StoryStream. For more on the NFL Draft, please visit Mocking The Draft. For all thinks Washington Redskins, make sure to stop by Hog Haven. For more on the Rams, visit Turf Show Times.

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