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Derek Barnett is only 20, but his record at Tennessee provides evidence - and not just hope - that he can succeed as an Eagles defensive end.
Derek Barnett didn't play quarterback in high school. He didn't have to transfer from offense to defense early in his collegiate career. He didn't play several positions in different schemes during his three years at Tennessee. And he didn't have just one productive season - he had three.
The choice of Derek Barnett follows recent defensive end picks Marcus Smith, Vinny Curry and Brandon Graham.
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The defensive end from Tennessee needlessly worried he wouldnt get a rousing reception from Eagles fans.
Despite all the unexpected moves in the draft, Eagles real excited to land Tennessee defensive end
The Eagles selected Tennessee defensive end Derek Barnett with the No. 14 overall pick in the NFL draft Thursday night in front of a spirited crowd along the Art Museum steps that heard that music from Rocky as NFL commissioner Roger Goodell took the stage.
It was no secret the Eagles were interested in the defensive end from Tennessee. But there was no guarantee he would be there at 14
The former walk-on played defensive end for the Owls but is expected to be a linebacker with Arizona.
Here's what the top TV analysts at ESPN and NFL Network had to say about the Eagles' choice of Derek Barnett.
Barnett has some shortcomings, but powerful hands and a non-stop motor make up for his deficiencies.