Found April 30, 2012 on Philly Sports Muse:
The 2012 NFL Draft is over and done with and Eagles fans can finally exhale and say something we haven’t been able to say in quite a while: “That was a good draft.” Here is a recap of the picks: 1  (12th overall): DT Fletcher Cox – 6-4, 298 – Mississippi State 2 (46th overall) : LB Mychal Kendricks – 5-11, 240 – Cal 2 (59th overall) : DE Vinny Curry – 6-3, 266 – Marshall 3 (88th overal) : QB Nick Foles – 6-5, 243 – Arizona 4 (123rd overall): CB/RS Brandon Boykin – 5-9, 183 – Georgia 5 (153rd overall) : OT Dennis Kelly – 6-8, 321 – Purdue 6 (194th overall): WR Marvin McNutt – 6-3, 216 – Iowa 6 (200th overall): OG Brandon Washington – 6-3, 320 – Miami 7  (229thd overall): RB Bryce Brown – 5-11, 224 – Kansas State Absent in this year’s draft was the viewpoint that the draft is a time to acquire projects. Instead, there was recognition that it’s wiser to pick players with skills that match the setup of your team. Players whose measurables are good is one part of the
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