Found February 24, 2013 on Eagles Eye:
A few light bulbs got brighter for the Eagles scouting staff at the Combine over the weekend.... No doubt Blasphemizer's boy Cordarrelle Patterson (WR, Tennessee) opened some eyes... No way you draft a wideout in the first round if you're the Eagles, but package a trade-back deal here and there, or get lucky in a later round, and I could see Patterson in midnight (or Kelly) green... felt the same way. They produced a little ditty on Patterson's workout, along with the rest of the class of 2013 at the Combine, which resonates with the Eagles scouting ambitions: "Tennessee wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson showed why his dynamic physical skill set has him as the No. 1-rated receiver in the 2013 NFL Draft. The 6-foot-2, 216-pounder’s official time in the 40-yard dash came in at a sterling 4.42 seconds. Patterson had some dropped passes in the field work, and unfortunately, those were a problem for him last seas...

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