Originally posted on Eagles Addict  |  Last updated 4/2/12
The Philadelphia Eagles will be on hand today for a private workout with Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill.  With all the buzz about the Eagles and quarterbacks this offseason, one has to wonder if they have a serious target with one of their top three selections in the 2012 NFL draft. I recently wrote about why the Eagles should avoid taking a quarterback with either a second or third round pick.  After looking at every QB taken in the second or third round of the draft between 1996 and 2010, there were only three out of a total of 34 who turned out to be a worth-while starter. In other words, it has been a mere 9% success rate if you think you’ll get a future quality starter with QBs taken in those rounds. Photo: sbnation.com However, Ryan Tannehill is the only QB prospect left on the board that has a true first-round grade and who hasn’t been “spoken for” yet (as compared to Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III). The problem is, the Eagles would have to trade high into the t...
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