With the first pick of the fourth round, the Eagles snagged CB Jaylen Watkins out of Florida.
During a post-pick conference call, it was revealed that Watkins could also play safety, making him more versatile than previously thought. All in all, fan response was highly positive.
Jaylen Watkins has a good chance to be the next Jaquan Jarrett
— FakeWIPCaller (@FakeWIPCaller) May 10, 2014
— Henry Loves Pizza (@aitchpaul) May 10, 2014
I like Jaylen Watkins mostly due to the fact that he's not in Will Muschamps prison anymore. Also I just woke up
— Steve Hummer (@HummerX) May 10, 2014
Jaylen Watkins a Eagle? Awwwwww mannnnnnnn
— Mack Scott (@muhfxckinmack) May 10, 2014
Really like Jaylen Watkins as an NFL prospect. Smart, versatile guy who has better athleticism than people think. He'll do well.
— Thomas Goldkamp (@Goldkamp247) May 10, 2014
I want to see a Sammy and Jaylen Watkins matchup
— Brian (@b_morgan2) May 10, 2014
Eagles got one heck of a player in Jaylen Watkins. One of my fav players in the draft. Lots of potential. Plays CB and S
— Alex Shields (@Alex_Shieldzy) May 10, 2014
IMPORTANT: Three of the four Eagles draft picks have a first name that begins with J.
— Brandon Lee Gowton (@BrandonGowton) May 10, 2014
Eagles got a steal with Jaylen Watkins!
— Zach G. (@TebowofBaseball) May 10, 2014