Found April 27, 2013 on Eagles Eye:
The Philadelphia Eagles took Zach Ertz, a tight end from Stanford, with the 35th pick in the NFL draft on Friday. Ertz, 6-5, 249 lbs, was considered the second best tight end in the draft. "Ertz was our top choice coming in," Chip Kelly said. "We just had our fingers crossed."             Ertz finished last season with 69 catches for 898 yards and six touchdowns. He ran a 4.76 40-time at the combine, and was in the top three among tight ends in both the bench press and three cone drill. He earned All-Pac 12 and All-American honors in his final season at Standford. A strong route runner, Ertz should give the Eagles a legitimate threat in the red zone. He will also provide the Eagles with some serious depth at tight end, with Brent Celek and James Casey already on the roster. Ertz could already be the best athlete of the bunch, however, and could be moved all around the field. Unless Clay Harbor has a huge training camp,...

On Day Two, Eagles Select Zach Ertz And Bennie Logan

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Eagles NewsTags: Philadelphia EaglesZach Ertz   The NFL Draft continued on Friday evening, with the second and third rounds taking place. The Eagles owned the third overall pick in the second round, and the fifth pick of the third. With their second-round pick, the Eagles selected tight end Zach Ertz from Stanford. Ertz was considered a first-round...

Eagles Draft Zach Ertz in the Second Round

With their second round pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, the Eagles have selected tight end Zach Ertz out of Stanford. Ertz stands at 6-6 and 249 pounds and should be the red zone threat the Eagles have lacked over the years. Many gave him a first round grade and many ranked him higher than Tyler Eifert, the Notre Dame tight end who went in the middle of the first round. Ertz is an athletic...

Six Players the Bills Could Draft on Day Two

Here are a few under the radar prospects that Buffalo could select for Day Two. I used ‘under the radar’ to mean players that the Bills haven’t typically been linked with for these picks (actually I pretty much just left out Justin Hunter and the top few cornerbacks on the board).  The Bills have picks 41 and 46 in the second round, and pick 78 in the third.   Zach Ertz...
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