Published: Tue, August 07, 2018
Sport | By Matt Richards

Bills acquire WR Corey Coleman from Browns

Bills acquire WR Corey Coleman from Browns

Sunday night, John Dorsey traded Coleman to the Buffalo Bills.

Bills general manager Brandon Beane confirmed Monday that the team agreed to terms on a trade for the receiver, sending a 2020 seventh-round pick back to Cleveland.

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To this point in his career, the 15th overall pick of the 2016 NFL Draft has failed to live up to his draft hype. Giving up a seventh-round pick two years from now couldn't get much lower in terms of value, which speaks to how talent evaluators across the National Football League regarded Coleman after two seasons. I'm sure there's things that went well there.

Coleman, who is entering his third NFL season, was Cleveland's first-round selection in the 2016 NFL Draft. "You can turn on the clips, he makes a lot of good plays", he added.

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"He hasn't played a 16-game season yet in two years", Beane said. "So I think fresh start is probably the best way I would put it". "He's just coming in here to compete and earn".

Green Bay Packers cornerback Davon House (31) gives up a reception to Cleveland Browns wide receiver Corey Coleman (19) at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland. While it has yet to be seen if the players Dorsey got are 'real, ' we do know he's rid the team of all their first-round picks prior to 2017. He was selected after the Browns sent the No. 2 overall pick to the Philadelphia Eagles as part of the trade with which the Eagles selected quarterback Carson Wentz.

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The Bills are in the midst of overhauling their offence under new co-ordinator Brian Daboll and a new starting quarterback after Buffalo traded Tyrod Taylor to Cleveland in March.

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