NFL rumors: Latest 2015 draft news, buzz
With NFL free agency winding down and the draft quickly approaching, the NFL rumor mill is abuzz. What's the latest? Check back often as we update below with all the latest scoops. The 2015 NFL draft, which will take place in Chicago, begins on Thursday, April 30. The draft will run through Saturday, May 2.
• Dallas Cowboys owner and president Jerry Jones said it is "highly unlikely" the team will trade for a veteran at this point in the offseason.
• The Houston Texans are trying to trade safety D.J. Swearinger, reports NFL Media's Ian Rapoport. Swearinger has recorded 144 tackles, 10 pass deflections, three interceptions and one sack while playing in 32 games over his first two seasons.
• The Jacksonville Jaguars could surprise with their No. 3 pick by selecting Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper, reports Yahoo Sports' Charles Robinson. It has been widely expected that the Oakland Raiders would be the first team to select a receiver, either Cooper or West Virginia's Kevin White, at No. 4.
• At least two teams have approached the New York Jets about trading for defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson, reports ESPN's Adam Schefter.According to Schefter, Wilkerson could be the "most attractive defensive player potentially available."