The speculation only grew after Sammy Watkins was made Buffalo’s top pick in the draft. Now there are reports that Stevie Johnson has been traded to the San Francisco 49ers.
ESPN’s Adam Schefter was the first to report the trade.
Filed to ESPN: 49ers trading a conditoonal 2015 4th-round pick to Buffalo for WR Stevie Johnson, per sources. Pick can become a 3rd.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) May 9, 2014
Buffalo lost a fourth-round pick last night in the trade with Cleveland to move up the draft board to take Sammy Watkins. Over the past four seasons Johnson has 26 touchdowns, and had three consecutive 1,000-yard seasons from 2010-2012.
Tags: 2014 NFL draft, Sammy Watkins, Stevie Johnson
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