NFL Draft Day Rumors
The NFL Draft has finally arrived, never can I remember a draft with this much anticipation surrounding what the Eagles will do with their pick.
Stay at No. 20, move up to take Marcus Mariota?
I think you've heard all the possibilities - Here are the latest.
We'll follow along here is what we're hearing:
- Appearing on NFL Insiders, ESPN's Jeremy Fowler reported Browns GM Ray Farmer is "not feeling pressed to make any sort of move he's not comfortable with."
- Appearing on Sirius NFL Radio, FOX Sports Ohio's Zach Jackson said he would "not rule out" the Browns trading for Sam Bradford.
- Appearing on WEEI in Boston, ESPN's Adam Schefter said he doesn't expect the Browns to trade up for Oregon QB Marcus Mariota.
- The St. Louis Post-Dispatch confirms the Rams had talks with the Titans about the No. 2 overall pick, but that they amounted to "nothing meaningful."
- NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports the Titans are requesting so much for the No. 2 pick that some teams believe "they just want to take Marcus Mariota and be done."
- A "member of the Mariota camp" told ESPN's Sal Paolantonio that he believes the Eagles remain "serious" contenders to trade up for Oregon QB Marcus Mariota at the No. 2 overall pick.
- FOX Sports' Jay Glazer reports the Titans are telling teams inquiring about the No. 2 overall pick that "it's going to take a HUGEEEE value to pry it away."
- According to SI.com's Peter King, the Browns believe they have a "good chance" to acquire Sam Bradford from the Eagles.
- SI's Peter King says the Eagles would likely have to give up two first-round picks plus "something significant" to get Oregon QB Marcus Mariota.
- Per Albert Breer of NFL Network - NFL teams view Eagles DE Fletcher Cox as a trade piece.
- A league source tells Profootballtalk.com the Eagles are doing "all they can" to move up for Oregon QB Marcus Mariota.
- The Chicago Tribune's Dan Pompei reports "the chances are very good" the Titans stand pat and draft Marcus Mariota at No. 2 overall.
- Live at Titans headquarters, ESPN's Bob Holtzman confirmed on SportsCenter that the team is "open for business" at the No. 2 overall pick.