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Georgia Tech wide receiver Stephen Hill told Sirius XM NFL Radio he has held a visit with the Philadelphia Eagles. Originally projected as a third or fourth round draft pick, Hill has rocketed up some analysts’ draft boards, following his magnificent combine workout where he ran a 4.36 40-yard dash and wowed observers with his pure athleticism. NFL.com went as far as comparing him to Randy Moss in terms of running deep routes.
A junior, Hill decided to leave college early in order to enter the 2012 NFL draft. Last season, at Georgia Tech, Hill posted 28 receptions for 820 yards and 5 touchdowns. In addition to the Eagles, Hill has also had visits with the Ravens, Jets, Titans, and Vikings.
There is an outside chance that Hill could be a late first round or early second round choice for a team looking to acquire a legitimate downfield threat. At just 20 years old, the 6’4″ 215-pound wide out is considered to be a work-in-progress with regard to route running.
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This probably wound up being an interception. Photo via SB Nation.
Vince Young will not return to the Philadelphia Eagles in 2012. This reality is a surprise to no one, and it makes me happy to no end.
Young is on the job market, and he spoke with Houston radio station KILT about why things didn’t work with the Eagles and his search for a new team, among other topics.
There are several good scenarios that could befall the Philadelphia Eagles in the 2012 NFL draft. However, today I wanted to express what I consider to be the best scenario that would benefit the Eagles the most in 2012 and beyond.
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The Eagles have tried to use Chad Hall as a hybrid type of player in their offense. University of Florida running back Chris Rainey projects to have the same type of role in the NFL and the Eagles seem to think he could be an option for them, bringing Rainey in for a private workout.
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Troubled 2012 NFL draft prospect CB Janoris Jenkins is scheduled to meet with the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday, according to Ralph Vacchiano or the New York Daily News.
Based on just his skill level, most draft scouts have Jenkins rated as a first-round caliber cornerback in this year’s draft. However, it’s his off-the-field issues that...
A harmless if imprudent quote from Philadelphia Eagles backup quarterback Vince Young brought about a storm of criticism and backlash, especially when the Eagles stumbled to a disappointing 1-4 start to the 2011 season. Michael Vick missed three games and was alarmingly inconsistent at times; Nnamdi Asomugha rarely resembled the league’s top shutdown cornerback; DeSean
Last year was supposed to be the year for the Philadelphia Eagles. You had to feel good about it. After watching other teams scoop free agents and add big name talent for years, the Eagles organization stepped out of character and went on a spending free, seemingly gobbling up every big name available. Then something went horribly awry.
A team that was already facing a lookout shortened...
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The Philadelphia Eagles are in a different position than they have ever really been in under Andy Reid. The team is coming off a failure of a season, but interestingly they don’t exactly have many needs to fill and possess a wealth of talent.
Even more interesting, that talent is spread around on both sides of the ball.
The Eagles have a good offensive...
It's easy to forget as we scout the individual glamor positions in the upcoming NFL Draft, but special teams talent goes a long way in evaluating a guy's ability to make a roster and contribute to winning in this league...Take a guy like Colt Anderson, Eagles' safety and special teamer who has for the past three months come to NovaCare Complex every day to rehab his...
One year after Vince Young arguably jinxed his new team, The Philadelphia Eagles, by proclaiming them “The Dream Team”, Young is talking again. But this time it’s a totally different issue. Vince Young wants to play for the Texans.
” I would love to play at home. That would be a dream come true and anything I can do to help out with the team,” Young told KILT in Houston...
Listening to my buddy and former NFL star wide receiver Qadry ("The Missile") Ismail last night on WBAL-AM radio, and he was talking about his experience as a pre-draftee prospect coming out of Syracuse back in 1993... This story is also pertinent because Qadry hails from the same hometown as our esteemed GK Emeritus Brizer... (i.e., Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania)...Qadry...