The Bills today took OT Seantrel Henderson in its second 7th-round pick of the NFL draft. Henderson, the 237th pick overall, comes from Miami. He is 6-foot-7 and weighs 331 pounds. According to league sources, Henderson had tested positive at the scouting combine for smoking marijuana.
The Bills today also took Ross Cockrell, a cornerback from Duke, in the fourth round.
Jim Monos, Buffalo’s director of player personnel, called Cockrell “off the charts smart.” Cockrell was an academic All-ACC at Duke.
In the fifth round, the Bills traded away pick No. 149 to Tampa Bay in exchange for a seventh-round pick and a 2015 5th-round pick.
With pick No. 153, Buffalo took Baylor’s Cyril Richardson, another big offensive lineman. Richardson is 6-foot-5, 329 pounds, and he was the Big 12 Offensive Lineman of the Year for the past 2 seasons.