Report: Minnesota Vikings Trade No. 3 Pick To Cleveland Browns
The Minnesota Vikings and Cleveland Browns will swap the Nos. three and four pick of the first round, with the Browns moving up a spot, according to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports.
I'm hearing we have our first trade; Cleveland moving up from #4 to #3 w Minnesota. Giving up 3 picks to move into the 3rd spot—
Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) April 26, 2012
Nothing has been officially announced, but Glazer is reporting that the Browns were concerned that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were attempting to move up and take their top pick.
Reports earlier indicated that the Minnesota Vikings‘ top pick was defensive back Morris Claiborne out of LSU.
Adam Schefter reported on ESPN that the Browns will select running back Trent Richardson from Alabama.