Yannick Ngakoue: Jaguars ‘Close’ On Blockbuster Trade For Raiders DE!
Yannick Ngakoue has stated multiple times on Twitter that he wants out of Jacksonville, an it appears that his wishes are coming true. Read on…
Per league sources, the Raiders and Jaguars are close to a trade for DE Yannick Ngakoue.
– The Raiders are offering pick 19 and the Jaguars want pick 12.
– Some sources think Jacksonville won’t get a better offer than pick 19. https://t.co/SkwkpCc7GV
— Charlie Campbell (@DraftCampbell) April 23, 2020
CelebNSport247.com reports that the Jaguars and Raiders have been having a back and forth with the son of the owner to get a deal done for Yannick Ngakoue.
According to reports the Jaguars are reportedly “close” on a blockbuster trade with the Raiders heading into the NFL Draft.
On Thursday, WalterFootball.com reported Jacksonville and Las Vegas are close on a deal for the standout defensive end.
The Raiders are offering pick 19 and the Jaguars want pick 12,” per the report. “Some sources think Jacksonville won’t get a better offer than pick 19.
Even, Pro Football Talk confirmed the report from Charlie Campbell of WalterFootball.com. However, PFT’s source says the Jaguars “want too much” for Ngakoue.
Las Vegas currently has No. 12 overall and No. 19 overall in the first round, so naturally, Jacksonville would want the higher pick for the standout DE.
The 25-year-old recorded 41 tackles, eight sacks, an interception, a defensive touchdown, four forced fumbles, a recovery and six passes defended during the 2019 season.