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2013 NFL Draft trades: Day Three

2013 NFL Draft trades: Day Three

profootballtalk.com Updated Apr 27, 2013
Here are the terms of trades completed on Saturday, April 27, the third and final day of the 2013 NFL Draft. All draft choices are 2013 selections unless otherwise noted: The Jaguars traded a fourth-round pick (No. 98) to the Eagles. In exchange, the Ea…
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  • Chip Kelly compares Matt Barkley to a tea bag, in a good way

    Chip Kelly compares Matt Barkley to a tea bag, in a good way

    To start the third day of the draft, the Eagles traded to the top of round four to get USC quarterback Matt Barkley. Coach Chip Kelly thereafter raved about Barkley. “I’m going to steal a quote from [former Cleveland Browns head coach] Sam Rutigliano
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  • NFC East draft analysis

    NFC East draft analysis

    ESPN.com Apr 27, 2013
    The draft started off heavy in the NFC East, as the three teams with first-round picks this year used them on offensive linemen. And while there were a few little surprises and treats along the way, it never really got hot. All four of the division's te…
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  • 191st Blood: Redskins draft Rambo

    191st Blood: Redskins draft Rambo

    ESPN.com Apr 27, 2013
    Safety was the Washington Redskins' biggest need entering this year's NFL draft, and while they waited a while to address it they ended up with a couple of recognizable names. None more so, however than Georgia's Bacarri Rambo, whom they selected with t…
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  • Cowboys wrap draft with LB Holloman

    Cowboys wrap draft with LB Holloman

    ESPN.com Apr 27, 2013
    With their final pick in the 2013 draft (18th of the 6th round, No. 185 overall), the Dallas Cowboys selected South Carolina linebacker DeVonte Holloman. He's likely a special-teamer in 2013, if anything, and if he makes the team he can play behind Bruc…
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  • Redskins grab a pair of Seminoles in 5th

    Redskins grab a pair of Seminoles in 5th

    ESPN.com Apr 27, 2013
    Death, taxes and Mike Shanahan taking a running back in the late rounds of the NFL draft. These are things you can take to the bank, and with the first of their two fifth-round picks Saturday (No. 154 overall), Shanahan and the Washington Redskins selec…
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  • Giants draft a project safety in fifth round

    Giants draft a project safety in fifth round

    ESPN.com Apr 27, 2013
    New York Giants fans seem to understand, for 362 days a year, the way the Giants operate the draft. That doesn't mean it can't feel frustrating, during the draft, when the team isn't working to fill obvious needs like cornerback and linebacker. But the …
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  • Cowboys add depth at RB with Randle

    Cowboys add depth at RB with Randle

    ESPN.com Apr 27, 2013
    Here's the part of the Scouts Inc. scouting report on running back Joseph Randle, whom the Dallas Cowboys selected with the No. 151 pick (5th round) in this year's draft, that matters the most: Durability is not a concern as he has suffered no significa…
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  • Tom Coughlin says Ryan Nassib was too good to pass up

    Tom Coughlin says Ryan Nassib was too good to pass up

    The Giants weren’t expected to draft a quarterback. But the Giants weren’t expecting Syracuse quarterback Ryan Nassib to be available on the third day of the draft. And so when Nassib was still available, they traded up to grab him. And Giants coach T
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  • Safety Earl Wolff to Eagles in 5th round

    Safety Earl Wolff to Eagles in 5th round

    ESPN.com Apr 27, 2013
    The Philadelphia Eagles waited until the fifth round of the NFL draft to address their biggest need on defense. But this is a year in which you can wait on safety, and North Carolina State's Earl Wolff is a guy the Eagles can feel good about snagging wi…
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  • Redskins wait and still get their safety

    Redskins wait and still get their safety

    ESPN.com Apr 27, 2013
    The Washington Redskins surprised people by picking a tight end and not a free safety in the third round of the draft Friday night, and some Redskins fans said they wished the team had taken safety Phillip Thomas in that spot. Well, it turns out the Red…
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  • Back to the secondary for Cowboys in 4th

    Back to the secondary for Cowboys in 4th

    ESPN.com Apr 27, 2013
    If ever the Dallas Cowboys were going to draft a quarterback and develop him behind Tony Romo, this year's fourth round would have been the time to do it. The Giants moved up to pick No. 110 to take Ryan Nassib. The Steelers took Landry Jones at No. 115…
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  • Draft tracker: Pick-by-pick of the first three rounds

    Draft tracker: Pick-by-pick of the first three rounds

    CNNSI.com Apr 25, 2013
    Over being passed over in the first three rounds, Matt Barkley was finally chosen by the Eagles to kick off Day 3. Follow the rest of the draft's action live as it unfolds here.
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  • Countdown Live: 2013 NFL draft, Rds. 4-7

    Countdown Live: 2013 NFL draft, Rds. 4-7

    ESPN.com Apr 27, 2013
    Join our ESPN.com NFL experts for Rounds 4-7 of the 2013 NFL draft. Contribute your thoughts and questions beginning at noon ET. See you there.
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  • Justin Pugh, One Jolly Giant on Draft Day

    Justin Pugh, One Jolly Giant on Draft Day

    nytimes.com Apr 27, 2013
    The Giants seemed very pleased with their first-round draft selection, but first he had to survive a smothering of hugs by friends and family upon his selection.
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  • Video - 'Top 100 Players of 2013': Trent Williams 03:30

    'Top 100 Players of 2013': Trent Williams

    Apr 27
    Washington Redskins left tackle Trent Williams comes in at No. 99 on the "Top 100 Players of 2013" list.
  • Video - 'Top 100 Players of 2013': Trent Williams 03:30

    'Top 100 Players of 2013': Trent Williams

    Apr 27
    Washington Redskins left tackle Trent Williams comes in at No. 99 on the "Top 100 Players of 2013" list.
  • Video - Dallas Cowboys pick B.W. Webb No. 114 01:28

    Dallas Cowboys pick B.W. Webb No. 114

    Apr 27
    A pair of Dallas Cowboys fans announce the team's selection of cornerback B.W. Webb in the fourth round of the 2013 NFL Draft.
  • Video - Travis Frederick Joins Cowboys 01:09

    Travis Frederick Joins Cowboys

    Apr 27
    Cowboys first-round draft pick Travis Frederick discusses his experience on draft day.

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