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Doug Whaley was on the phone with the Cleveland Browns and thought he had just hammered out trade terms that would give the Buffalo Bills the rookie they coveted more than any other in the draft. The Browns were on the clock with the fourth selection Thursday night. After a couple previous calls elicited insufficient proposals and with time running out, Whaley and Brown…

Position: Wide receiver. School: Louisiana State. Measurements: 5-foot-11, 198 pounds. 40 time: 4.43 seconds. Vertical jump: 38.5 inches. Short shuttle: 3.94 seconds. 2013 stats: 59 catches, 1,152 yards, 8 TDs. Draft projection: First round. Lowdown: Beckham won the Paul Hornung Award as college football’s most versatile player last season. His 2,315 all-purpose yards w…

The Buffalo Bills announced a few things this afternoon. They released defensive end Kourtnei Brown, who they signed to a futures contract in January. He was with the Bills last year in training camp but spent the 2013 regular season unemployed in the NFL. The Bills also are meeting today in Orchard Park with Louisiana State receiver Odell Beckham, Cumberlands running ba…