We all sort of chuckled when the Washington Redskins drafted three receivers in a row in the 2008 draft. Never will we truly understand what that was all about. But, some sense of it is piecing together now.
Third rounder Malcolm Kelly is likely gone for the year before he even takes a snap. His knees are being evaluated and he may need a scope. He has missed practice with a hamstring injury, but now he has reported stiffness in his knees. What is more shocking is most teams removed Kelly from their draft boards because he has bad knees. But, now the geniuses who operate the Redskins. They saw something in Kelly’s bum knees. I guess this explains why the Redskins waited to draft him after picking a wide out and a tight end before him? I am just speculating the strategy of this dumb move, is all. Just speculation.
What is interesting are the comments on the Washington Post’s blog about Kelly’s problems. Let’s share a few: