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5 things you need to know about the Philadelphia Eagles’ newest DB

The Philadelphia Eagles took Florida DB Jaylen Watkins in the fourth round (No. 101 overall) in the NFL Draft. Here are five things you need to know about the Eagles’ newest defender. 1. He’s not the best Watkins, but he’s still good — Jaylen’s half-brother is Sammy, the former start wideout at Clemson who was drafted by the Buffalo Bills at No. 4 overall this year. 2...
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May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Scouting Report: Jaylen Watkins, CB

The Eagles had plenty of options at the 101st overall pick, the first of the final day of the 2014 NFL Draft. With the pick, acquired from the Houston Texans in last night's third round, the Eagles addressed the secondary with Florida defensive back Jaylen Watkins. The 5'11", 198-pound defensive back is the half-brother of fourth overall pick Sammy Watkins. Here's a look at the newest...
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May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Eagles Draft Jaylen Watkins in the Fourth Round

With the 101st overall selection, the Eagles drafted Florida cornerback Jaylen Watkins. Watkins, the cousin of Bills wide receiver Sammy, measures in at 5-11 and 194 pounds and recorded a 4.41 40-yard dash at the NFL Combine. We knew that the Eagles would likely add a corner to the roster at some point in the draft and Watkins is the guy. They drafted him over Bashaud Breeland out...

Eagles select CB Jaylen Watkins at 101 to open Day 3

The Eagles traded with the Houston Texans in the third round last night to acquire the first pick of Day 3.  With the 101st overall pick and first of the fourth round, the Eagles selected defensive back Jaylen Watkins from Florida. Another SEC product, Watkins is 5'11" and 198 pounds. Watkins split his time in Florida as a cornerback and a safety, so this pick clearly addresses...
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May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers 2014 NFL Draft Player Profiles – Florida CB Jaylen Watkins

Good friend Dave-Te' Thomas of Scouting Services has finished his player profiles of several of the top 2014 NFL Draft prospects and over the course of the next few weeks I will be posting the ones that the Pittsburgh Steelers will more than likely have interest in. While he hasn't been brought in for a […] Steelers 2014 NFL Draft Player Profiles – Florida CB Jaylen Watkins...
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April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Florida Gators football: Watkins rising up draft boards

Florida Gators football: Watkins rising up draft boardsHe was never a flashy playmaker. He was never named an All-American or to an All-Southeastern Conference team. He played most of his career in the shadow of two highly touted players in Marcus Roberson and Loucheiz Purifoy. But, perhaps no other player has done more to improve his draft stock in recent months than former Florida...
March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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