Sammy Watkins, Buffalo Bills
Watkins’ career has been littered with injuries. He played in eight games last year, 13 games in 2015, and a full 16 games in 2014, his rookie season. Throughout his career Watkins has been a boom or bust player.
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His stats show that he can be a star receiver. For instance, in Week 7 of the 2014 season, he had nine catches for 122 yards and two touchdowns.
The following week, against the New York Jets, Watkins had three catches for 157 yards and one touchdown. But he also had one catch for 28 yards against Green Bay, three catches for 11 yards against Cleveland, and two catches for 19 yards against San Diego later that same season.
The Bills have already declined the fifth-year option of Watkins’ rookie contract, all but saying they have given up on the receivers’ future with the organization. The Cowboys may be able to convince Buffalo into a trade with the right offer.
Dallas has plenty of compensatory picks coming in next years draft so they can definitely spare a sixth rounder for Watkins.
Maybe even the possibility of shipping corner Orlando Scandrick, since the Bills lost corner Stephen Gilmore to free agency and the Cowboys were rumored to be shopping Scandrick during the draft.