Howie Roseman and the Philadelphia Eagles have a history of drafting players who participated in the Senior Bowl. With this year’s Senior Bowl week in the books, we may be able to start identifying potential Eagles targets.
With Chip Kelly and a new coaching staff involved, we don’t have any drafting trends to look at so we could see Howie alter his M.O. Another thing to consider is that there seems to be some conflicting thoughts as to who will ultimately call the shots on draft day.
Jeff Lurie stated that the 2010 and 2011 drafts were not really Roseman’s, but 2012 was. To that, I say…yeah right. Roseman may not have had final say, but he had input. The question now is who will have more input…Roseman or Chip Kelly?
Rather than debate about that, I’m fairly confident that both guys will have significant input into who they select. For now, though, most people are looking at Roseman as having the bigger influence on the draft, just like a traditional General Manager would....