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The Philadelphia Eagles continued to add to ammunition to their defense in Day 2 of the NFL draft, and in Round 3 began to think about life after Vick by after drafting a QB.
After selecting ILB Mychal Kendricks with the 46th overall pick, Philadelphia continued to stack the defense by picking up Marshall DE Vinny Curry with the 59th overall selection.
Mychal Kendricks, LB from Cal, was selected 46th overall by the Philadelphia Eagles. The Eagles have so far stressed defense in the 2012 draft.
The Philadelphia Eagles seem to be making a statement with the 2012 NFL draft. After uncharacteristically moving up in the first round to snatch up defensive tackle Fletcher Cox, the Eagles continued to make interesting moves in day 2.
The Philadelphia Eagles have selected Marshall defensive end Vinny Curry with the 59th overall pick in the NFL draft.
The 6-foot-3, 266-pound Curry had 26.5 sacks and 10 forced fumbles in his career, including 11 sacks and 22 tackles for a loss as a senior. He gives the Eagles another pass rusher to go with Jason Babin and Trent Cole.
The Eagles traded down from No. 51 to get this...
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April 27, 2012
In a few days, one of Marshall’s best defensive ends, all around players, and community leaders will hear his name announced on National TV by NFL Commissioner Roger Goddell. Vinny Curry, one of the greatest names in Marshall History will leave a gaping hole at the defensive end position at Marshall. That doesn’t mean there will not be any talent returning, just not nearly...
Vinny Curry was a force as soon as he stepped onto the Marshall Campus. But playing in the ill-regarded Conference USA hurt his draft stock. He has the size at 6’4’’, 266 pounds and put up the numbers, but some worry that it wasn’t against top competition. In his freshman season, Curry made seven appearances, accumulating nine tackles and forcing a fumble. By his senior year...
Bears representatives were on hand for the recent Marshall pro day to get a closer look at Vinny Curry. Let's go to the tape and break down this potential second-round pick.
The Beef O'Brady's bowl offers football fans one last chance to see a couple of early first round draft picks as Marshall faces off with Florida International University. Marshall is led by defensive end Vinny Curry who finished second in the nation with 21 tackles for loss. Curry projects to be a first round selection this coming April. He will need to have a big day to...
Marshall defensive end Vinny Curry has been selected to three additional All-America teams, bringing his total to six this postseason (excluding honorable mention).
Vinny Curry DE Marshall #99
Adequate height. Good overall size. A smart, patient player. Does a great job playing to the situation; rarely hurts himself by being overaggressive in his effort to get into the backfield, a common flaw among college ends. Has the ability to be a realiable three-down lineman. Effective pass rusher with a variety...
The honors for Marshall defensive end Vinny Curry continued to roll in Saturday as the Herd's star was named to the Football Writers Association of America All-America Team, his third such honor this postseason.