Draft-day trades have provided some of the most memorable moments in NFL offseason history. Sometimes a team’s coach or general manager becomes so enamored with a particular player that they do anything necessary to get them on their team.
Who could forget Mike Ditka wearing the dreadlocks wig after trading the Saints’ entire draft for Texas running back Ricky Williams? Or the draft day fiasco that happened when Ole Miss quarterback Eli Manning did not want to play for the San Diego Chargers?
The bottom line is, the draft is always full of memorable moments and trades are at the forefront of these memories. This year will be no different and there will certainly be fireworks between teams.
Let’s take a look at three trade scenarios that could go down during this year’s draft.