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Archive: April, 2010

Closer look: Eagles' LB situation

Monday, April 19, 2010, 1:28 PM
With the Eagles acquiring Ernie Sims from the Lions in a three-way trade today, let's take a look at the team's linebacker situation and tie things into our LB draft outlook. Middle linebacker Everything here depends on the health of Stewart Bradley. The Inquirer's Jeff McLane recently provided an... Read more

More mocks: Who will the Eagles take?

Monday, April 19, 2010, 9:14 AM
I rounded up a bunch of these on Friday, but with the real thing just days away, several mock drafts have been updated in the last 48 hours. Before I get to those, though, don't forget to check out our special draft section. And a reminder about our special draft event at McFadden's on Tuesday night... Read more

Eagles draft outlook: RB, WR and TE

Sunday, April 18, 2010, 10:11 AM
With the draft rapidly approaching, it's time to knock some of these out. Here is a three-in-one edition of our Eagles draft outlook series. Last week, we covered: offensive tackle, guard/center and quarterback. And now the rest of the offense: RUNNING BACK The situation: Brian Westbrook is gone... Read more

Draft buzz: Mocks, rumors and visits

Saturday, April 17, 2010, 11:40 AM
The draft buzz is building. Lots of little things to get to. * The Eagles are one of eight teams that have shown "a great deal of interest" in Florida middle linebacker Brandon Spikes, his agent Terry Watson tells Robbie Andreu of GatorSports.com. Spikes (6-3, 249) is considered one of the... Read more

Mock roundup: Who will the Eagles take?

Friday, April 16, 2010, 8:14 AM
Before we get started, a few housekeeping notes: Be sure to check out our special NFL draft section for all your draft needs. Lots of good stuff in there. Also, I've updated the list of reported Eagles draft visits and workouts. And finally, don't forget about our special draft event at McFadden's... Read more

Eagles draft outlook: Quarterback

Wednesday, April 14, 2010, 12:26 PM
The situation: I think you might be well-versed on this one. Donovan McNabb's gone. Kevin Kolb is the man. And Michael Vick is here - for now. Kolb will be the unquestioned starter and will be given every chance to succeed. Vick is the backup, as of today. Both guys are entering the final year of... Read more

Report: Eagles host Oklahoma St. QB

Tuesday, April 13, 2010, 10:12 PM
There's been plenty of buzz about the Eagles taking a look at quarterback prospects in the past few weeks. And that continues tonight as a source tells Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post that the Birds hosted Oklahoma State QB Zac Robinson on Tuesday. As I've pointed out several times, you... Read more

Eagles draft outlook: Guard, center

Tuesday, April 13, 2010, 12:15 PM
Over the next 10 days, I'll go position-by-position, taking a look at the Eagles' current roster, in an attempt to determine where their biggest draft needs are. Yesterday we did offensive tackle. Next in our series is the interior of the Eagles' offensive line - guard and center. The situation:... Read more

Eagles draft outlook: Offensive tackle

Monday, April 12, 2010, 9:59 AM
If you're a draft junkie in the Philadelphia area, be sure to join us at McFadden's next Tuesday night for a special event. Should be a lot of fun. Over the next 10 days, I'll go position-by-position, taking a look at the Eagles' current roster, in an attempt to determine where their biggest draft... Read more

Draft Diary: Another chance at Pro Day

Sunday, April 11, 2010, 7:28 PM
Draft Diary: South Florida wide receiver Carlton Mitchell will give us weekly detailed insights into the life of an NFL draft prospect in this special series. Carlton Mitchell looked at his Pro Day as another chance. Another chance to prove he could catch with his hands. Another chance to prove... Read more
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