As Senior Bowl practices grind to a finale in Mobile, Alabama, here's where the Eagles organization under Chip Kelly is still walking a wire: we (and they) still don't know if recruiting a big Nose Tackle is going to be necessary.
Defensive coordinator? Still anyone's guess. 3-4 Defensive front? Don't know yet.
But just in case, Eagles scouts are all over Big John Jenkins this week.
Sheil Kapadia has a nice piece for Philadelphia Magazine out today about Big John, the 6-3, 359-pound defensive tackle from Georgia.
Jenkins, a projected first-round pick, practiced and interviewed well in Mobile, and he is certifiably the biggest defensive tackle prospect on the field at the Senior Bowl.
Sheil Kapadia got some great interviews from Big John, and clearly the social work major is an intelligent young man despite the fact he was ruled academically ineligible for Georgia's Bowl game against Nebraska this year. If the...