Redskins uncovering potential playmaker

The Redskins are not regretting their decision to back out of the deal for linebacker Lance Briggs, Len Pasquarelli writes in his Tip Sheet notes.

Updated: September 21, 2007, 2:40 PM ET
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com
Sometimes the best trades are the ones that are never made.

Case in point: At the annual league meetings at Phoenix in March, officials from the Washington Redskins proposed a deal that would have netted them Chicago Bears franchise weakside linebacker Lance Briggs.