Originally written on Eagles Eye  |  Last updated 11/14/14
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I can almost understand it now... the value of drafting an athletic QB like Ryan Tannehill within the first round of the upcoming NFL Draft by the Eagles. Ryan Tannehill, 6-2, 221, Texas A&M...Quarterback is a position the Eagles must address this year or next. After kicking the tires on Tannehill last week, were they impressed enough to consider moving up and making him their probable quarterback of the future?Most observers who follow this team believe the Eagles will use their first pick, which comes at No. 15 overall (assuming it is not traded up or back for other picks), on one of the many defensive tackles who make this year's draft extremely rich at that position.That makes the most sense of all, considering the Eagles are fairly solid there already with Cullen Jenkins, Mike Patterson, Antonio Dixon and Derek Landri (with Trevor Laws still in the mix as of this writing)...But tossing someone such as Michael Brockers of LSU or 350-pound Dontari Poe of Memphis into the rota...
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