Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

NFL Draft Rumors: Buffalo Bills trying to trade up

Sep 15, 2013; Orchard Park, NY, USA; Buffalo Bills general manager Doug Whaley stands on the sideline prior to the game against the Carolina Panthers at Ralph Wilson Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports

Sep 15, 2013; Orchard Park, NY, USA; Buffalo Bills general manager Doug Whaley stands on the sideline prior to the game against the Carolina Panthers at Ralph Wilson Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports

For the last few weeks now, one team rumored to be working hard at trying to move up in next week’s NFL Draft has been the Buffalo Bills.

The latest media member to report on a potential trade up is ESPN’s Todd McShay.

“I’ve heard from three league sources in the past week that the Bills are trying to trade up,” McShay wrote (requires insider). McShay then listed that the Bills could be targeting South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, Auburn offensive tackle Greg Robinson or Clemson wide receiver Sammy Watkins.

General manager Doug Whaley has addressed these rumors in the past, and even went as far as to admit he’s imagined a Bills defensive line with Clowney, Mario Williams, Kyle Williams and Marcell Dareus.

Whaley also stated at last Friday’s pre-draft press conference that he knows that he can use the media to his advantage at this point. Whether or not this is one of those cases remains to be seen, but it’s interesting to discuss that Whaley and the Bills are doing just that has the draft is right around the corner.

—————-

Want to get the latest news wherever you may be? Download the official Fansided App on the AppStore or Google Play Market today to stay up-to-date on the latest news, rumors and analysis from Fansided without even being at a computer. You can also sign up for our newsletter below to get daily updates send straight to your e-mail.

Tags: Buffalo Bills NFL Draft Rumors

comments powered by Disqus