Buffalo Bills trade Watkins to Rams, get Matthews from Eagles
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. - The Buffalo Bills have shaken up their roster with two separate trades, dealing starting receiver Sammy Watkins to the Los Angeles Rams and acquiring Jordan Matthews from Philadelphia.
Both are blockbuster trades in which Buffalo also shuffled its cornerbacks. The Bills dealt Ronald Darby to the Eagles and acquired E.J. Gaines in the trade with the Rams.
Buffalo also continued stockpiling 2018 draft picks by acquiring a second-round selection from Los Angeles and a third-rounder from the Eagles.
The Bills dealt a sixth-round pick to the Rams as part of the Watkins trade.
The moves were announced early Friday afternoon.