Former Dallas Cowboys running back Herschel Walker doesn't quite understand the dynamics of a division rivalry. Walker believes in Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III, and he thinks that he has found the perfect fit for him -- with the Cowboys.
"Right now, [Washington] doesn't seem to have [Griffin] in the game plan at all. It's sad because I think RG has a lot of talent," Walker said, per CSNMidAtlantic.com. "And what I'd like to see is Mr. Snyder, if you don't mind, sending him to Dallas. I think he would love to go down to Dallas and play for the Cowboys. Right now, he's not doing anything so give him an opportunity to play."
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Walker's trade advice is rooted in what's in RG3's best interest, but not necessarily what is best for the Redskins' franchise. The Cowboys have struggled to find a solution at quarterback with Tony Romo out, and trading them RG3 would be a low-upside move that carries a lot of risk.
Walker is also a Kirk Cousins supporter -- the veteran quarterback won him over during his Week 7 31-30 comeback win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
"It'll be sad to see [RG3] continue to sit there on the bench but you got to give a shoutout to Cousins," Walker continued. "Let me tell you what, the guy is playing well, can't deny that. He won a big game this past week ... so you got to give him credit. So if RG3 has nothing to do, and Mr. Snyder doesn't mind, send him down to Dallas."
I would expect "Mr. Snyder" to mind, and it seems highly unlikely that Walker will get his way with the trade deadline approaching on November 3rd.