22 Apr 2005
Michael Wilbon thinks mock drafts are dopey, is certain the Redskins front office is clueless and has some funny thoughts on Braylon Edwards. Apparently Edwards has already purchased a $140,000 Bentley, while spending most of his free time talking himself up as the next great wide receiver. Here's what Wilbon had to say:
"Is it just me, or does this remind you just a little bit of another promising receiver drafted by the Redskins who thought a whole lot of himself, who had a $140,000 car before he had caught a touchdown pass in the NFL? Does the name Michael Westbrook ring a bell? Tell me again how that worked out for the Redskins?" (bugmenot/free registration required)
It's a year of huge cornerback contracts, with A.J. Bouye and Stephon Gilmore breaking the bank. But will these big-money contracts, and the big-time gambles associated with them, pay off?