Saints Trade Up; Select WR Brandin Cooks with 20th Pick

Published 05/08 2014 09:32PM

Updated 05/08 2014 09:43PM

Brandin Cooks
Brandin Cooks
New Orleans -- The New Orleans Saints selected WR Brandin Cooks with the 20th pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.

The Saints moved up in the draft after a trade with the Arizona Cardinals. The Cardinals receive the Saints 27th pick in the first round and the Saints 3rd round. 

Cooks won the Biletnikoff Award for the best receiver in the United States last season.

Cooks caught 128 passes for 1,730 yards and 16 touchdowns in his junior season.

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