NFL Draft 2012: Arizona Cardinals Trading Pick To Bengals Is All Out Rumor

Feb 24, 2012; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide running back Trent Richardson speaks at a press conference during the NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-US PRESSWIRE

In Tuesday's mock draft, GreaZzy proposed a trade between the Arizona Cardinals and the Cincinnati Bengals on draft day. The Cardinals would trade down and pick up a second rounder, while the Bengals would move up to select Trent Richardson.

Well apparently he had the right idea because there is a report out that per league sources the Bengals and Cardinals will indeed swap picks.

This is what the report says:

After speaking to a team executive on Monday, National Football Authority senior writer Bear Heiser has learned the Bengals are eager to move up in the first round to secure themselves the top running back in this draft class-Alabama Crimson Tide's Trent Richardson.

Along with this information, the source also provided info as to who the Bengals have been talking with in the first round and it was none other than the Arizona Cardinals-who are itching to move down in the first round along with acquiring more drafts picks in the deal.

The finer details of the actual trade terms were not disclosed but it would be assumed since the Bengals would like to move up, they would probably be offering a swap with their No. 17 pick for the Cards' No. 13 pick, as well as another pick (or two) post-first round.

Now I have no idea if GreaZzy has connections or not, but apparently he is spot on.

Now, many of us here in the community would love to see this happen, especially if the later pick still nets an offensive lineman while gaining a pick in the second round.

Is GreaZzy really the league source? Who knows. If not, he is a prophet.

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