Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Tradewinds: 16 picks pass through West
By Mike Sando
Twenty-eight picks in the 2013 NFL draft have changed hands to this point. Sixteen of the 28 have NFC West fingerprints on them.
The chart below, put together with an assist from Jason Vida of ESPN Stats & Information, singles out those 16 selections. Shading identifies picks currently held by NFC West teams.
The San Francisco 49ers' recent trade for Colt McCoy invovled sending the 164th and 227th choices to the Cleveland Browns for McCoy and the 173rd choice. The Arizona Cardinals' trade for Carson Palmer included Arizona sending the 176th choice to the Oakland Raiders for Palmer and the 219th choice.