N.F.L. Draft: Sometimes You Get Manning, Sometimes Ryan Leafnytimes.com 1 hour agoWith quarterbacks expected to go 1-2 in this week’s N.F.L. draft, a look at some other times that happened.Share Tweet
Chargers say they’ve been locked in on one player all alongprofootballtalk.com 4 hours agoWith the Rams and Eagles set to take Jared Goff and Carson Wentz with the first two picks in the draft, the real intrigue starts at No. 3. But for all the talk that the Chargers have plenty of options with the third pick, they say they’ve always known w…Share TweetThe big question surrounding North Dakota State quarterback Carson Wentz, who is expected to go to the Eagles with the second overall pick in tonight’s draft, is whether he’s really ready for the NFL after playing at a lower level of college football. W…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 12 hours agoThe Eagles don’t have a pick in the first round, so they want the whole draft instead. Via Dave Zangaro of CSNPhilly.com, commissioner Roger Goodell confirmed that the City of Brotherly Love wants to host the three-day event next year. “They’re one of t…Share Tweet
This year’s first round could see five quarterbacks draftedprofootballtalk.com 24 hours agoIn 1999, the first round of the NFL draft saw five quarterbacks drafted: Tim Couch to the Browns, Donovan McNabb to the Eagles, Akili Smith to the Bengals, Daunte Culpepper to the Vikings and Cade McNown to the Bears. Since then, the first round of the …Share Tweet
Connor Cook had only one team use Virtual Reality during a visitAt a time when more and more teams are using Virtual Reality to train their current players, it has been assumed that more and more teams are using the technology to evaluate incoming players — specifically quarterbacks. Earlier this week on PFT Live, E…Share Tweet
Eagles extend offensive lineman Dennis Kelly’s deal for a yearThe Eagles under Howie Roseman aren’t afraid to make big deals, and they’re also deliberate about extending smaller ones when they can. Via Field Yates of ESPN, the Eagles have extended reserve offensive lineman Dennis Kelly’s deal through the 2017 seas…Share TweetBefore the Titans bailed out of the top spot in the draft, it was believed that they were leaning strongly toward taking Mississippi tackle Laremy Tunsil. Now that the top two picks, held by the Rams and Eagles in the event you’ve been out of the countr…Share Tweetphilly.com Apr 26 (yesterday)The Eagles know they will draft a quarterback in the first round, and their plan for now is to develop that quarterback on the sideline this season. That gives them six other picks - and no selections in the second and fourth rounds - to improve the ros…Share TweetCHICAGO - The Eagles further narrowed the list of things they have to do in the NFL draft, which gets underway here Thursday, when they signed reserve free-agent defensive tackle Mike Martin, who was a Titans third-round pick in 2012.Share Tweet
Eagles declined on-the-clock offer in 2012, took Fletcher CoxDuring Monday’s PFT Live interview with Eagles executive V.P. of football operations Howie Roseman, I asked (somewhat jokingly) whether anyone has called the Eagles about trading for the No. 2 overall pick in the days since Philly had moved up from No. …Share TweetEveryone knows what the Rams and Eagles will do at No. 1 and No. 2 in the draft. That leaves the Chargers as the de facto next team on the clock. And no few have any idea what the Chargers will do. It’s believed that they are torn between Mississippi ta…Share Tweet
King Dunlap says he’s healthy and “ready to roll” for ChargersAmong the players that the Chargers are believed to have on the radar with the third overall pick of the draft is Ole Miss tackle Laremy Tunsil, who some thought would go first overall had the Titans not traded the pick to the Rams so Los Angeles can ta…Share Tweet
Wentz on Bradford: Can only control what I can controlApr 28Carson Wentz says he wants to prove FCS players can play in the NFL, there's nothing he can do with what Sam Bradford is going through, and that all he can do is work as hard as he can.
Dominik: Wentz has not played a lot of footballApr 28Mark Dominik explains that he'd pick QB Jared Goff ahead of QB Carson Wentz due to the experience Goff has over Wentz on the field. Bill Polian says neither Goff nor Wentz is ready to play.
Where will the Broncos turn with Bradford out of equation?Apr 28Adam Schefter tells Mike & Mike the Broncos aren't expecting the Eagles to trade Sam Bradford and what direction Denver may now go in at the quarterback position.
Dominik: Hard to see where Tom Condon is coming fromApr 27Mark Dominik tells Mike & Mike he doesn't understand why Sam Bradford's agent Tom Condon is criticizing the Eagles' for trading up to the No. 2 pick in order to draft a quarterback after giving Bradford a two-year deal this offseason.