The 2012 NFL draft is a week and a half a way. Have there been major shifts in the conventional wisdom of who the Eagles may take with their #15 overall pick?
Let’s have a look at what the latest mock drafts have the Eagles doing in the 2nd round.
Boston College ILB Luke Kuechley is still thought to be a likely pick for Philadelphia by Rob Rang of CBS Sports, citing his amazing consistency and athleticism as being critical additions to the Eagles’ defense .
The addition of [DeMeco] Ryans and Kuechly would turn what was the Eagles’ worst unit into one of the team’s greatest strengths.
SI.com’s Don Banks projects the Birds taking advantage of the deep pool of talent at DT and taking Memphis DT Dontari Poe.
Poe finds his NFL home, and it’s not surprising to see Andy Reid taking the athletically gifted big man from Memphis. The Eagles need more strength up the middle of their defense, and the hope is that newly acquired linebacker DeMeco Ryans was just the beginning of that upgrade...