If Geno Smith Is On The Board.......

Posted January 19, 2013
Do the Eagles take him? After all of the talk about how Foles doesn't fit the offense do the Eagles pull the trigger? At first glance Smith sort of fits the mold. He has good size for an NFL prospect, he is mobile and was in a high octane offense at West Virginia. Watching him in the game verses Syracuse I wasn't all that impressed with him though. His stats are a little inflated, and he works primarily out of Shotgun. Still after watching all of these rookie and young quarterbacks running some variant of Chip Kelly's offense and make the playoffs had me wondering if the Eagles could afford to pass at the chance of taking the kid. True the team has holes in many areas, but in the NFL you don't win if you don't have the quarterback. The Mike Vick journey has shown us this. When he's good so are the Eagles. When he's bad..... 4-12. I think the Eagles have to roll the dice to keep pace with the division. Get the quarterback if he's there.
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