Draft Rumors: Buccaneers, Cowboys, Dolphins, Saints & Titans



  • The Bucs will not inform the player they are taking with the number one overall pick of their decision until they are officially on the clock. (via Ed Werder)


  • WR Dorial Green-Beckham met with the Cowboys after initially declining their offer after Jerry and Stephen Jones made a plea for him to come in. (via Mike Garafolo)


  • Barry Jackson notes that the Dolphins have done extensive work with defensive tackles in this draft knowing that they lack depth. (Miami Herald)
  • Jackson identified potential second-rounders Jordan Phillips, Carl Davis, and Xavier Cooper as defensive tackles the team has brought in for visits, along with late-round prospect Darius Kilgo. (Miami Herald)
  • Jackson added that the Dolphins are looking for a developmental quarterback, and had private workouts with QB Garrett Grayson, Connor Halliday, Chris Donner and Andrew Hendrix. ¬†Halliday, Donner and Hendrix may go undrafted, so Jackson believes they may wait until after the draft to add a prospect. (Miami Herald)
  • Jackson also wrote that new Dolphins QB Josh Freeman is not a “threat” to QB Matt Moore. (Miami Herald)


  • Saints GM Mickey Loomis said that they will listen to trade offers to move either up or down, but that a trade is unlikely. (Brett Martel)
  • Loomis stressed that the goal of the draft is to make the team better “right now.” (Brett Martel)


  • Jim Wyatt does not believe that a Titans trade for Chargers QB Philip Rivers is going to happen. (Jim Wyatt)
  • Wyatt seems to believe that Tennessee has two options on the eve of the draft: select Oregon QB Marcus Mariota or trade down. (Jim Wyatt)

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